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  • District baseball roundup: Bloomingdale’s Crouse prevails in battle of aces

    TAMPA — For the past six months, Bloomingdale coach Kris Wilken had planned for the very situation in which the Bulls found themselves Tuesday. All he wanted to do was make sure his team made the district semifinals and could put the ball in Logan Crouse’s hands. The Bloomingdale ace, ...
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    Tue. April 22, 2014 at 10:21 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • District baseball: Bishop McLaughlin shakes off early deficit

    SPRING HILL — After a one-year absence, Bishop McLaughlin is headed back to the region playoffs. The berth comes after the Hurricanes defeated Carrollwood Day 5-3 Tuesday night in the Class 3A, District 7 semifinals. The Patriots (13-10) seemed to have things under control after jumping out to a 3-0 ...
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    Tue. April 22, 2014 at 10:19 p.m. | Derek J. LaRiviere

  • District baseball roundup: 'Home' field suits St. Petersburg just fine

    ST. PETERSBURG — When given the choice of playing Tuesday’s Class 8A, District 8 semifinal against Palm Harbor University at either Gibbs or spacious Huggins-Stengel Field, St. Petersburg players unanimously chose the latter. It was clearly a good decision. The Green Devils know how to play at Huggins-Stengel. Using small ...
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    Tue. April 22, 2014 at 9:27 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • USF first to offer Ridgewood RB Glass Wilson

    Ridgewood sophomore Glass Wilson turned a lot of heads last fall after turning in one of Tampa Bay's top regular-season rushing performances. Also taking notice? USF. The Bulls are the first to offer the running back, according to Rams coach Jay Fulmer. The Tampa Bay Times' all-North Suncoast first-teamer rushed ...
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    Tue. April 22, 2014 at 8:48 p.m. | Times Staff

  • Three Osceola athletes sign with colleges

    Three Osceola athletes sign with colleges Osceola had three athletes sign their letters of intent today during a ceremony at school. Chase Ridenour and T.J. Ryan, both captains on the basketball team, signed with Ave Maria and Franklin College, respectively. Ridenour averaged 10 points, five assists and three steals per game this past season. Ryan averaged ...
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    Tue. April 22, 2014 at 6:33 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Countryside starts spring practice Thursday

    Countryside will get a head start on the rest of the county by starting spring football practice Thursday, a week ahead of the May 1 official date. The Cougars petitioned the Florida High School Athletic Association for an earlier start because their spring game at Citrus is May 16, a ...
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    Tue. April 22, 2014 at 5:48 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Football: Four East Lake players make college plans official

    East Lake had four players — Keon Brown, John Lepper, Dillon Zettwuch, Tristan Zullo — commit to play football in college. Brown, a defensive back, is going to Coastal Carolina as a preferred walk-on. Brown had 37 tackles and eight passes broken up as a senior. Lepper, who started on ...
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    Tue. April 22, 2014 at 5:16 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Swimming: Holy Names' Timmons to sign with Navy

    Academy of Holy Names swimmer Shae Timmons will sign her letter of intent to swim at the U.S. Naval Academy on Wednesday. Timmons, who also swims and is a junior coach for Tampa Bay Aquatics, holds the school record in the 100-yard breaststroke and finished third in the event and ...
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    Tue. April 22, 2014 at 4:48 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Soccer: Springstead's McDuff signs with West Alabama

    Springstead senior captain Haleigh McDuff has signed with the University of West Alabama in Livingston. The Division II program offered the standout midfielder a combination academic and athletic scholarship to cover her financial needs. McDuff helped the Eagles to a 13-5-2 record last season, despite a stretch where the team ...
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    Tue. April 22, 2014 at 4:19 p.m. | Derek J. LaRiviere

  • Plant's Andrew Sanders commits to Washington University

    Plant F Andrew Sanders has orally committed to play basketball at Washington University in St. Louis, Panthers coach Michael Slonaker announced Tuesday afternoon. Sanders earned first-team all-county honors this winter as a senior. The 6-foot-5 Sanders averaged 17.3 points and 11.4 rebounds per game. He added more than three steals ...
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    Tue. April 22, 2014 at 3:02 p.m. | Matt Baker

  • Nate Craig gets invite to 2016 Under Armour game

    The 2015 Under Armour All-American Game is more than eight months away, but the high school all-star game has already invited one local athlete for the 2016 competition. Tampa Catholic WR Nate Craig has been invited to play in the 2016 game, Craig announced Tuesday via Twitter. The 6-foot-3, 200-pound ...
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    Tue. April 22, 2014 at 12:30 p.m. | Matt Baker

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  • Baseball: East Lake's Cameron Churchill signs with Nova Southeastern

    East Lake pitcher/first baseball Cameron Churchill has signed a letter of intent to attend Nova Southeastern in the fall. Churchill is a four-year player who has been consistent at the plate and on the mound this season. He is hitting .327 and is 5-2 with a 1.2 ERA in 35 innings ...
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    Tue. April 22, 2014 at 11:17 a.m. | Rodney Page

  • Region softball: Sister act still intact at Dunedin

    Region softball: Sister act still intact at Dunedin For the past decade, it has become commonplace to see one of the Ehlers pitching for Dunedin. Amber started this sisterhood in softball as Dunedin’s ace from 2004-07. She went on to pitch for Hillsborough Community College. Ashley took over from 2008-11 and is currently at Saint Leo. Aubrey has ...
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    Mon. April 21, 2014 at 7:17 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Region softball: Ace sparks Jefferson’s best season

    Region softball: Ace sparks Jefferson’s best season  TAMPA — Ask Jefferson coach Eve Soto-Suarez about senior pitcher Nikki Lopez, and Soto-Suarez begins to gush before stopping herself. “I don’t want to use the word perfect — she doesn’t like that much,” Soto-Suarez said. “But honestly, she’s up there.” It’s hard to argue with her. Lopez’s last B ...
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    Mon. April 21, 2014 at 7:03 p.m. | Matt Baker

  • District softball: PHU falls short to Sarasota Riverview in final

    Palm Harbor University’s offense continued its late-season turnaround with 11 hits in Monday’s district championship game. But it wasn’t enough as defensive miscues proved costly in a 6-5 loss to host Sarasota Riverview. The Hurricanes (17-6) will travel to Alonso in Wednesday’s region quarterfinals. Logyn Lilley had the most impact ...
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    Mon. April 21, 2014 at 6:20 p.m. | Bob Putnam

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