Sunday, December 10, 2017

Prep Sports Report

Wrestling: Springstead claims Kiwanis Invitational crown

BROOKSVILLE – In the 36-year history of the Kiwanis Invitational, only two programs have ever won the tournament more than once. One is a team from Louisiana that won three titles in the early years of the event, and the other is Springstead.On...
Updated: 2 hours ago

Zephyrhills duo leads the East to all-star victory

LAND O'LAKES — In the third annual East vs. West Pasco County All-Star Game, adverse weather conditions played a factor early on, but ended up being ideal for keeping the ball on the ground.That was music to the ears of Zephyrhills quarterback ...
Published: 12/08/17

Girls basketball: Carrollwood Day 68, Brooks DeBartolo 58

TAMPA — Not even two weeks ago, Carrollwood Day School traveled to take on Brooks DeBartolo in the Patriots' second game of the season. The Phoenix gave the Patriots all they could handle, notching 20 steals on the way to a seven-poin...
Published: 12/08/17
Boys basketball: Tampa Prep 65, Manatee 50

Boys basketball: Tampa Prep 65, Manatee 50

TAMPA — Tampa Prep was out of synch and struggled to find rhythm Thursday night, but that's okay because it was only the second game of the season, and, after all, the Terrapins still had enough mojo to pull out the victory, 65-50 over visiting...
Published: 12/08/17
Pasco County All-Star Football Game set for Thursday

Pasco County All-Star Football Game set for Thursday

Pasco County All-Star GameWhen: 7 p.m. ThursdayWhere: Sunlake High SchoolSkinny: The third annual meeting between the East and West takes place in the middle of Pasco County, as seniors face off at Sunlake High. The all-star game, which is ...
Published: 12/06/17
Updated: 12/07/17

Boys basketball: Admiral Farragut 47, Jesuit 40

TAMPA — Last season, Admiral Farragut navigated through the ultra-tough Class 4A, District 4 tournament to make the playoffs under first-year coach Julian Allen.The Blue Jackets did it despite playing a weak non-conference schedule that did not...
Published: 12/06/17
HomeTeam 25: Boys basketball rankings for Tampa Bay

HomeTeam 25: Boys basketball rankings for Tampa Bay

1. St. Petersburg (2-0)This week: Tuesday at East Lake; Friday at Palm Harbor UniversityThe buzz: Bolstered by the addition of Tampa Catholic guard Tai Strickland, the Green Devils have the scorers to make the region finals for a seventh straight sea...
Published: 12/05/17
Boys soccer: Palm Harbor University 2, East Lake 1

Boys soccer: Palm Harbor University 2, East Lake 1

EAST LAKE — For the first month of the season, East Lake has been as impressive as any boys soccer program in the area.The Eagles had not only won their first seven games under first-year coach Thurston Johnson, but they also had not allow...
Published: 12/05/17
Know the foe: Miami Northwestern

Know the foe: Miami Northwestern

Class 6A state football finalWho: Miami Northwestern (12-2) vs. Armwood (14-0)When/where: 8 p.m. Friday; Camping World Stadium, OrlandoAdmission: $12 (general admission) and $17 if purchased in advance; $15 (general) and $20 at the gate. Parking is $...
Published: 12/04/17
HomeTeam 25: Girls basketball rankings for Tampa Bay

HomeTeam 25: Girls basketball rankings for Tampa Bay

1. Lakewood (3-0)This week: Monday vs. Dixie Hollins, Thursday at Gibbs, Saturday vs. Lakewood RanchThe buzz: The Spartans are talented and got even better with the transfer of 6-foot-2 forward Macey Zeh Arndt (Seffner Christian). Senior forward...
Published: 12/04/17