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  • Preseason football: River Ridge 37, Hernando 32

    NEW PORT RICHEY — Despite the incredible effort by Hernando running back D’Angelo Fagin, the efforts of junior running backs Chris Schwarz and Patrick Cook proved to too much for a gassed Leopard defense Friday night. What happened next might be the greatest comeback Ryan Benjamin had ever seen as ...
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    Sat. Aug. 23, 2014 at 12:52 a.m. | Alejandro Tamayo

  • Preseason football: Lecanto 14, Weeki Wachee 12

    WEEKI WACHEE — Weeki Wachee shut out Lecanto for a half in the annual Fall Classic, but couldn’t cash in on opportunities on Lecanto’s side of the field. And a missed extra point turned out to be the difference, as Lecanto scored two touchdowns in the third and fourth quarters ...
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    Sat. Aug. 23, 2014 at 12:49 a.m. | Joseph Kornecki III

  • Preseason football: Nature Coast 23, Citrus 6

    BROOKSVILLE — It was only the preseason, but first-year coach Justin Worden’s success in his Nature Coast debut Friday night at the Shark Tank showed a renewed energy within the Sharks program. Nature Coast came back for a 23-6 victory over Citrus, who reached the postseason with a 9-2 record ...
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    Sat. Aug. 23, 2014 at 12:38 a.m. | Derek J. LaRiviere

  • Preseason football: Springstead 20, Hudson 0

    SPRING HILL — Coming off of the best season in school history, Springstead looks ready for similar success this year. In Thursday’s preseason game at Booster Stadium, the Eagles shut out Hudson 20-0 in only two quarters of action. After forcing a three and out on Hudson’s opening possession, Springstead ...
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    Thu. Aug. 21, 2014 at 10:17 p.m. | Derek J. LaRiviere

  • Bay area’s elite, Plant vs. Armwood, reunite

    Bay area’s elite, Plant vs. Armwood, reunite Every year when the time for scheduling a preseason game approaches, Plant High football coach Robert Weiner calls around the state looking for the best opponent  for his four-time state champion Panthers.  Last year, it was Godby, the Tallahassee tank of a team that handed Plant a 19-point loss. In ...
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    Thu. Aug. 21, 2014 at 8:08 p.m. | John C. Cotey and Kelly Parsons

  • Associated Press state preseason football poll

    The Associated Press Preseason Top 10 Florida high school football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, rating points and AP poll 2013 final rankings. Area teams in bold: Class 8A Record    Pts    Prv   1. Miramar (11)   0-0          133    2      ...
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    Wed. Aug. 20, 2014 at 12:46 p.m. | Associated Press

  • Golf: Tampa Bay season preview

    Golf: Tampa Bay season preview This year’s high school golf season could be awfully similar to last year’s golf season. Of the six 2013 Tampa Bay Times Players of the Year in the North Suncoast and Hillsborough and Pinellas counties, five return. They are Donnie Gabrelcik (Mitchell), Kelly Harris (Sunlake), Tyler Bakich (Newsome), Terese Romeo ...
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    Sat. Aug. 16, 2014 at 8:12 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • Florida parents, coaches eye new California law limiting football contact

    Florida parents, coaches eye new California law limiting football contact Professional photographer Melissa Bonacci often spent her free time taking photos of the Largo High School football team. During a preseason game against Dunedin last August, Bonacci’s son, cornerback Taj Taylor, came up to her on the sideline with a request. “Mom, make sure you get some good pictures of ...
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    Fri. Aug. 15, 2014 at 11:52 a.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Springstead: 2014 football preview

    Springstead: 2014 football preview Springstead Coach: Mike Garofano (second season, 11-2) Last season: 11-2 Class/district: 6A-6 Colors: Blue, red and white Stadium: Booster Stadium, 3300 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill Playoff history: 1993, 1996, 2004, 2005, 2010, 2012, 2013 Last appearance: Beat Citrus 21-6; beat Gainesville 27-7; lost 41-0 to Armwood. Season schedule Aug. 29 ...
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    Wed. Aug. 13, 2014 at 9:32 p.m. | Derek J. LaRiviere

  • Class 6A, District 6: 2014 football preview

    Class 6A, District 6: 2014 football preview We’re rolling out daily district previews for all 78 varsity football teams in the area. Today we look at a competitive Pasco/Hernando County district. Overview The district had a fierce three-team battle last season, and don’t be surprised if it heads in that direction again as defending champion Springstead, runnerup ...
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    Wed. Aug. 13, 2014 at 5:19 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Weeki Wachee: 2014 football preview

    Weeki Wachee: 2014 football preview Weeki Wachee Coach: Mark Lee (third season, 6-14) Last season: 3-7 Class/district: 5A-6 Colors: Dark green, silver and black Stadium: Hornets Nest. 12150 Vespa Way, Weeki Wachee Playoff appearances: None Season schedule Aug. 29 vs. Interlachen, 7:30 Sept. 5 at Springstead, 7:30 Sept. 12 vs.  Hudson, 7:30 Sept. 19 at ...
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    Sat. Aug. 09, 2014 at 6:08 p.m. | Derek J. LaRiviere

  • Nature Coast: 2014 football preview

    Nature Coast: 2014 football preview Nature Coast  Coach: Justin Worden (first season) Last season: 4-6  Class/district: 5A-6 Colors: Blue and black Stadium: The Shark Tank, 4057 California St., Brooksville Playoff appearances: 2006, 2007, 2009 Last appearance: Lost 34-22 at Citra North Marion Season schedule  Aug. 29 vs. Crystal River, 7:30 Sept. 12 at Springstead, 7:30 ...
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    Sat. Aug. 09, 2014 at 3:34 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Hernando: 2014 football preview

    Hernando: 2014 football preview Hernando Coach: Bill Vonada (first season; 16th overall,79-75) Last season: 3-7 Class/district: 5A-6 Colors: Purple and gold Stadium: Tom Fisher Stadium, 200 E. Kelly St., Brooksville Playoff appearances: 1967, 1981, 1994, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2005, 2010, 2011 Last appearance: Lost 60-3 to Gainesville. Season schedule Aug. 29 at ...
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    Sat. Aug. 09, 2014 at 3:17 p.m. | Andy Warrener

  • Central: 2014 football preview

    Central: 2014 football preview Coach: Chris Sands (first season) Last season: 0-10 Class/district: 5A-6 Colors: Blue and silver Stadium: Bears Den, 14075 Ken Austin Parkway, Brooksville Playoff appearances: 1995, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2006 Last appearance: Lost 21-20 to Daytona Beach Seabreeze. Season schedule Aug. 29 at Hudson, 7:30 Sept. 5 at The Villages, ...
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    Sat. Aug. 09, 2014 at 3:09 p.m. | Derek J. LaRiviere

  • Class 5A, District 6: 2014 football preview

    Class 5A, District 6: 2014 football preview Fall football practices for Tampa Bay football teams officially kicked off this week. We’re rolling out daily district previews for all 78 varsity teams in the area. Today we look at a mostly all-Hernando and Pasco district. Overview South Sumter rolled through the district last year, scoring 34, 51, 63, ...
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    Sat. Aug. 09, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. | John C. Cotey

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