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  • Cross country: Another Zentmeyer-Guyton battle in county meet

    Cross country: Another Zentmeyer-Guyton battle in county meet TAMPA — Monday’s Hillsborough County cross country meet at Al Lopez Park saw some of the fastest times of the season — with a dose of controversy.  The meet was originally set to take place at Lake Park in Lutz, then at Ed Radice Park, only to settle on Lopez ...
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    Mon. Oct. 20, 2014 at 5:15 p.m. | Andy Warrener

  • HomeTeam football 25: District play shakes things up a bit

    HomeTeam football 25: District play shakes things up a bit 1. (1) Armwood (7-0, 6-0) Last week: Beat Lennard 56-0 This week: at King Lowdown: The Hawks recorded their fourth straight shutout and have allowed just nine points in the past six games. That type of dominance was expected. What makes this team scary good is an offense that has ...
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    Mon. Oct. 20, 2014 at 4:04 p.m. | Times Staff

  • Sunday Morning QB: Round of applause for underdogs

    Sunday Morning QB: Round of applause for underdogs Team of the week Leto.  The Falcons won their first game (on the field) since 2009. Leto was credited with a forfeit win over Armwood in 2011, but the 18-15 win over Middleton on Friday is much sweeter. The win snaps a 32-game losing streak, and of course it wasn’t ...
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    Sun. Oct. 19, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. | Times Staff

  • HomeTeam Hot Shots: Nominations for Oct. 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, Oct. 11 through Friday, Oct. 17. The winners get a T-shirt and bragging rights over every other school in ...
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    Sat. Oct. 18, 2014 at 10:40 a.m. | Times Staff

  • Hillsborough Game of the Week: Gaither 35, Sickles 17

    Hillsborough Game of the Week: Gaither 35, Sickles 17 TAMPA — The start of Gaither’s district matchup with Sickles on Friday was mistake-laden. In the first few minutes there was a Gryphons turnover, a blocked Gaither field goal and four combined penalties. So it wasn’t unexpected when, on their second drive of the night, the Cowboys were looking at ...
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    Sat. Oct. 18, 2014 at 1:34 a.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Football: Leto 18, Middleton 15

    TAMPA — Leto snapped a 32-game losing streak and extended Middleton’s skid to 10 with an 18-15 victory Friday. The Falcons held a 6-0 lead at halftime, and the second half erupted into a desperate attempt by both teams to stave off defeat. The Falcons went up on a Dallas ...
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    Sat. Oct. 18, 2014 at 1:04 a.m. | Andy Warrener

  • Football: Wharton 18, Alonso 7

    TAMPA — A night dedicated to celebrating homecoming by featuring the Class of 2004 and shiny convertibles on parade carrying the 2014 royal court at Alonso was overshadowed by an 18-7 home loss against District 8A-6 foe Wharton. Key drive: After a first half of missed field goals and opportunities ...
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    Sat. Oct. 18, 2014 at 1:01 a.m. | Christian Lemus

  • Football: Tampa Catholic 28, Berkeley Prep 14

    TAMPA — Tampa Catholic had so many heroes Friday night in its 28-14 victory against previously undefeated Berkeley Prep, a win that turned the Class 3A, District 4 race into a horse race. Darius Corbett’s 25-yard touchdown reception from Kevin Knox on fourth and 9 on the first series of ...
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    Sat. Oct. 18, 2014 at 1:01 a.m. | Don Jensen

  • Football: Brandon 21, Durant 18

    BRANDON — Brandon celebrated its homecoming by beating Durant 21-18. Brandon took advantage of the Cougars’ miscues in the first half, including a fourth-down stop and a fumble recovery that junior linebacker Mason Washington ran back 38 yards to the Cougars 20. The next play, Isaiah Alexander found Keith Cook ...
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    Sat. Oct. 18, 2014 at 12:59 a.m. | J.J. Garrett

  • Football: Hillsborough 38, Blake 14

    TAMPA — Hillsborough quarterback Dwayne Lawson had 285 offensive yards and four touchdowns, leading the Terriers to a 38-14 win over Blake. The Terriers secured a playoff berth along with their 23rd straight winning season, a county record according to Hillsborough head coach Earl Garcia. After Blake took a 6-0 ...
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    Sat. Oct. 18, 2014 at 12:57 a.m. | Ryan Butler

  • Football: Plant 48, Newsome 9

    TAMPA — Plant improved to 3-0 in Class 8A, District 6 after touchdown connections of 72 and 71 yards between quarterback Rex Culpepper and wide receiver Derrick Baity gave the Panthers an early 13-0 lead. Newsome’s running game kept it within reach in the first half, but Plant outscored Newsome ...
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    Sat. Oct. 18, 2014 at 12:53 a.m. | Nathan Powell

  • Football: Robinson 34, Chamberlain 19

    TAMPA — Friday night at Jack Peters Field featured a district matchup between two 2-5 teams, Robinson and Chamberlain. Robinson rushed for 186 yards on its way to a 34-19 victory, its second straight. Drive of the game: Already leading 7-0 in the first, Robinson went 80 yards down the ...
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    Sat. Oct. 18, 2014 at 12:51 a.m. | Bailey Adams

  • Football: King 28, Jefferson 10

    TAMPA — King used a dominant defensive effort and two long touchdowns through the air to defeat Jefferson 28-10 at Sam Horton. The Lions (4-4) sacked Dragons quarterback Cade Weldon five times and intercepted three passes en route to the district victory. Key drive: King set the tone early when ...
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    Sat. Oct. 18, 2014 at 12:48 a.m. | Rick Cantor

  • Football: Armwood 56, Lennard 0

    SEFFNER — The pregame festivities started well before kickoff between Armwood and Lennard. The week leading up to the game was filled with plenty of Twitter chatter from both teams’ players. “I don’t tweet, but I did see it,” Armwood lineman Byron Cowart said. “I thought it was funny. I ...
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    Sat. Oct. 18, 2014 at 12:46 a.m. | Brandon Wright

  • Football: Tampa Bay Tech 23, Freedom 17, OT

    TAMPA — Tampa Bay Tech did almost all it could to allow Freedom (4-3, 1-2) to steal a win. But behind Deon Cain’s offensive output and just enough defense, Tech outlasted Freedom and won 23-17 in overtime. The Titans (4-3, 2-1 in Class 7A, District 7) led 17-0 midway through ...
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    Sat. Oct. 18, 2014 at 12:46 a.m. | Rod Gipson

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