Saturday, April 21, 2018

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High school scoreboard for April 17

Tuesday’s scoreboardBaseballCalvary Chr. 1, Venice 0
Published: 04/17/18
Carrollwood Day masters tight baseball games

Carrollwood Day masters tight baseball games

TAMPA — Time and time again — in fact nine times this season — Carrollwood Day's baseball team has finished games decided by one run.The good news for the Patriots? They've won eight of those nine one-run games, and they've done it ...
Published: 04/17/18
HomeTeam 25: Baseball rankings for Tampa Bay

HomeTeam 25: Baseball rankings for Tampa Bay

1. Calvary Christian (20-0)This week: Today vs. Venice, Thursday at Berkeley Prep, Friday at ManateeThe buzz: The Warriors won their third extra inning game this season on Friday, 5-4 in eight innings over Carrollwood Day. They have won 50 straight g...
Published: 04/17/18
400 wins and counting for Hernando baseball coach Tim Sims

400 wins and counting for Hernando baseball coach Tim Sims

Tim Sims never thought he would be a high school baseball coach."It's kind of ironic," he said. "When I was playing in junior college and college the last thing I ever thought I would be is a coach. I was pretty hard on coaches as a player."After pla...
Published: 04/17/18
True love trumps draft? That’s kind of the case for USF DL Mike Love

True love trumps draft? That’s kind of the case for USF DL Mike Love

Mike Love has spent countless hours working out to sharpen his combine-taking skills. He has been timed and tested, scrutinized and measured, by scouts and general managers.The payoff could come April 28, the third and final day of the NFL draft. Tha...
Published: 04/17/18
HomeTeam Hot Shot winners: Tyler Derner and Dianisty Bolden

HomeTeam Hot Shot winners: Tyler Derner and Dianisty Bolden

Tyler Derner, FivayDerner, a 6-foot-5 senior outfielder, is one of many players having a good offensive season for the Falcons. Statistically, he's not the best hitter on the team, although his .396 average isn't too shabby. But on Tuesday night agai...
Published: 04/16/18
Updated: 04/17/18
HomeTeam 25: Softball rankings for Tampa Bay

HomeTeam 25: Softball rankings for Tampa Bay

1. Sunlake (19-1)Up next: Tuesday at Anclote; Thursday vs. GulfThe buzz: Jenna Lord and Paige Maseda each hit a pair of homers in a 10-1 win over River Ridge, the previous top-ranked team in the area. The victory was the Seahawks' 13 straight and the...
Published: 04/16/18
As NFL draft nears, local history not in QB Chase Litton’s corner

As NFL draft nears, local history not in QB Chase Litton’s corner

A few days back, our own Matt Baker indicated how former Sickles High/Clemson star Ray-Ray McCloud is fighting against a fierce undercurrent of local history in his quest to get drafted.Turns out, he's not the only one. The odds, at least from a hist...
Published: 04/16/18

Calvary Christian makes it 50 straight after edging Carrollwood Day

TAMPA — Calvary Christian made it 50 straight wins Friday night after a thrilling 5-4 victory in eight innings over Carrollwood Day. Throughout the streak, which started on Feb. 21, 2016, with a 6-0 win over Largo, there has been a whole lot of...
Published: 04/13/18
Track: East Lake sweeps districts thanks to running depth

Track: East Lake sweeps districts thanks to running depth

EAST LAKE — After seven events in the Class 3A-10 district championships on Friday afternoon, something felt off.East Lake was in second place.Osceola crept out to lead both the girls and boys fields behind triple jumper Sophia Masut,...
Published: 04/13/18