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  • District baseball schedules

    Schedules  Class 8A-7 at Bloomingdale Monday: No. 3 Plant vs. No. 6 Wharton, 4; No. 4 Newsome vs. No. 5 Bloomingdale, 7 Tuesday: No. 2 Riverview vs. Plant-Wharton winner, 4; No. 1 Alonso vs. Newsome-Bloomingdale winner, 7 Thursday: Final, 7  Class 8A-8 at various sites Tuesday: No. 4 Sarasota Riverview ...
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    Sat. April 18, 2015 at 6:08 p.m. | Times Staff

  • District baseball preview: Can a local team go the distance?

    District baseball preview: Can a local team go the distance? This time last year, Jesuit limped into the Class 5A playoffs, losers of three of its last five games with nine players suspended for violating a school policy. Of course, the Tigers went on to win seven straight and a state championship. Do they have another run in them this ...
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    Sat. April 18, 2015 at 4:28 p.m. | Rodney Page and Kelly Parsons

  • HomeTeam Hot Shots, Nominations for April 11-17

    Each week, our HomeTeam staffers nominate male and female Hot Shot athletes from each of the counties we cover. Then we turn the voting over to readers. These nominations span Saturday, April 11 through Friday, April 17. The winners get a T-shirt and bragging rights over every other school in ...
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    Sat. April 18, 2015 at 12:05 p.m. | Times Staff

  • District softball: Hernando upsets Nature Coast

    BROOKSVILLE — Nature Coast was the heavy favorite to win the first district title in school history Friday, but Hernando had other plans. In a season in which the Sharks swept the Leopards in the regular season and didn’t lose a Class 5A, District 7 game, Nature Coast was toppled ...
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    Fri. April 17, 2015 at 5:09 p.m. | Derek J. LaRiviere

  • District softball: Hernando wins a wild one over Zephyrhills

    BROOKSVILLE — After drilling two homers — a grand slam by Stephanie Mesiemore and a solo shot by Lindsey Hupp — Zephyrhills had to be confident in its chances to advance from the Class 5A, District 7 semifinals on Wednesday at Nature Coast. Hernando refused to give in to the ...
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    Wed. April 15, 2015 at 11:47 p.m. | Derek J. LaRiviere

  • HomeTeam 25: Baseball rankings for week of April 13

    HomeTeam 25: Baseball rankings for week of April 13 1. Dunedin (20-4) This week: Monday at Osceola, Tuesday vs. Gibbs, Thursday vs. Northeast (PCAC final)  Lowdown: The Falcons had a chance to wrap up the top spot in Class 5A, District 8 but lost to River Ridge. The Knights won the district tiebreaker, so Dunedin is the No. 2 ...
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    Mon. April 13, 2015 at 4:19 p.m. | Rodney Page and Kelly Parsons

  • Locals show up well in college spring games

    Locals show up well in college spring games Florida State’s George Campbell (6-foot-4) is the ideal size for a receiver. But it is his other intangibles — the speed (4.3 seconds in the 40-yard dash) the 37-inch vertical leap and the eye-hand coordination — that turned the former East Lake standout into one of the most prized playmakers in the ...
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    Mon. April 13, 2015 at 11:20 a.m. | Bob Putnam

  • District softball: Expect the unexpected

    District softball: Expect the unexpected  To get an idea of how topsy-turvy this softball season can be, look no farther than Plant. The Panthers started the season 2-3 and seemed to be on the outside looking in for a playoff berth in the ultra-competitive Class 8A, District 7. After that slow start, Plant became one ...
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    Sat. April 11, 2015 at 10:16 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • District softball schedules

    District schedules 8A-7 at Plant Monday: No. 3 Alonso vs. No. 6 Bloomingdale, 4; No. 4 Wharton vs. No. 5 Riverview, 6 Tuesday: No. 2 Newsome vs. Bloomingdale-Alonso, 4; No. 1 Plant vs. Wharton-Riverview, 6 Thursday: Final, 7 8A-8 at various sites Tuesday: No. 4 St. Petersburg at No. 1 ...
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    Sat. April 11, 2015 at 7:02 p.m. | Times Staff

  • HomeTeam Hot Shot nominations, April 4-10

    Each week, our HomeTeam staffers nominate male and female Hot Shot athletes from each of the counties we cover. Then we turn the voting over to readers. These nominations span Saturday, April 4 through Friday, April 10. The winners get a T-shirt and bragging rights over every other school in ...
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    Sat. April 11, 2015 at 11:11 a.m. | Times Staff

  • State tennis preview: Reshuffled Wiregrass Ranch lineup looks to repeat

    State tennis preview: Reshuffled Wiregrass Ranch lineup looks to repeat WESLEY CHAPEL — After his most stressful week as boys tennis coach, Wiregrass Ranch’s Dave Wilson is looking forward to the state tournament despite the pressure that may come with it. The Bulls, who tied Naples Barron Collier last season for the Class 3A state championship, will be trying to ...
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    Fri. April 10, 2015 at 6:35 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Softball: Land O'Lakes 6, Nature Coast 5

    LAND O'LAKES — The carryover effect from senior night landed a couple of Land O'Lakes seniors on the bench midway through Thursday's clash with Nature Coast. But both returned to play big parts in a dramatic 6-5 comeback victory. Land O'Lakes (23-2)  trailed 5-1 but scored three in the fifth, ...
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    Thu. April 09, 2015 at 10:17 p.m. | Darek Sharp

  • Region tennis roundup: Special motivation for Holy Names

    Region tennis roundup: Special motivation for Holy Names TAMPA — Academy of the Holy Names easily advanced to its seventh straight Class 2A state tournament Thursday after winning all five singles matches against Lakeland McKeel Academy at Hillsborough Community College. While going to the state tournament has become routine for the Jaguars, this year’s trip has special meaning. ...
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    Thu. April 09, 2015 at 9:52 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • Tampa Bay Times’ all-Tampa Bay wrestling

    Hillsborough County Wrestler of the Year: Kyle Norstrem, Jr., Brandon Best meet: For Norstrem, the state meet stands out. He pinned Merritt Island’s Ryan Hudson in 3:27 for a fourth straight title that moves him within one of becoming the sixth overall — and Brandon’s fourth — five-time state champion. ...
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    Wed. April 08, 2015 at 10:52 p.m. | Derek J. LaRiviere, Steve Lee and Andy Warrener

  • Region tennis roundup: Hernando girls reach region in 2A tennis

    BROOKSVILLE — The Hernando girls advanced to the second round of Class 2A regionals for the second straight season, beating Tarpon Springs 6-1 on Tuesday. Grace Curren (16-1), a two-time district champion, defeated Lynnsey Crun 6-4, 6-2, at No. 1 singles. The lone team point to go Tarpon Springs’s way ...
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    Tue. April 07, 2015 at 11:54 p.m. | Derek J. LaRiviere

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