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  • Bill to ease transfers still in play

    A bill that would make it easier for some students to transfer for athletic purposes was approved by the House Education Committee on Thursday and moves on to another committee in the House for perusal. The latest bill aimed to negate some of the Florida High School Athletic Association’s power ...
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    Thu. March 26, 2015 at 6:36 p.m. | Times Staff

  • Latest bill targeting FHSAA, easing transfers fires up coaches

    Tampa Bay area coaches, alarmed by the number of athletes who already switch schools seemingly at will, have long clamored for the Florida High School Athletic Association to adopt a more stringent transfer policy.  But a bill that the House Education Committee is scheduled to hear Thursday does the opposite, ...
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    Wed. March 25, 2015 at 5:01 p.m. | Kelly Parsons and Bob Putnam

  • HomeTeam Hot Shots: Nate Pearson, male winner for March 14-20

    HomeTeam Hot Shots: Nate Pearson, male winner for March 14-20 Male Hot Shot winner: Nate Pearson, Bishop McLaughlin Whenever Nate Pearson is on the mound, Bishop McLaughlin coach Jeff Swymer believes his team should win. So far this season, he has been right.  Pearson, a senior right-hander, has been nearly unhittable. In his five starts, he is 3-0 with a ...
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    Mon. March 23, 2015 at 5:34 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • HomeTeam 25: Softball rankings for week of March 23

    HomeTeam 25: Softball rankings for week of March 23 1.Canterbury (12-1, 2-0) This week:  Monday at Keswick Christian; Thursday-Saturday (Kissimmee Klassic) Lowdown: The Crusaders’ lone loss was to Class 5A, No. 5 ranked Belleview in nine innings at the Gulliver Prep Slamfest two weeks ago. Turns out, Belleview is one of the strongest teams in the state, especially after ...
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    Mon. March 23, 2015 at 3:46 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • HomeTeam 25: Baseball rankings for week of March 23

    HomeTeam 25: Baseball rankings for week of March 23 1. Brandon (12-2) This week: Tuesday vs. Durant; Friday vs. Tampa Bay Tech Lowdown: Since losing in extra innings at the Saladino tournament, the Eagles have won three straight and outscored opponents 17-1. Drayden Williams is hitting .450 to pace the offense, and Antonio Velez already has seven wins as ...
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    Mon. March 23, 2015 at 2:03 p.m. | Rodney Page and Kelly Parsons

  • HomeTeam Hot Shots: Nominations for March 14-20

    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, March 14 through Friday, March 20. The winners get a T-shirt and bragging rights over every other school in ...
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    Sat. March 21, 2015 at 11:54 a.m. | Times Staff

  • Farm Bureau Classic final: Bishop McLaughlin 11, Mitchell 2

    WEEKI WACHEE – At the beginning of the season, Bishop McLaughlin coach Jeff Swymer preached that the Hurricanes’ main goal was to make it to JetBlue Stadium in Fort Myers for the state championship game.  After an impressive 11-2 victory over Mitchell in the second annual Farm Bureau Classic final ...
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    Fri. March 20, 2015 at 10:30 p.m. | Derek J. LaRiviere

  • Tampa Bay Times’ all-Tampa Bay boys soccer (with video)

    Pinellas Player of the Year: Ryan Cooksey, Sr., Palm Harbor University At 5-foot-9, 140 pounds, Cooksey does not loom large on the soccer field. But he played a pivotal role as a defender for the Hurricanes, who made the playoffs and advanced to the region final for the first time ...
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    Fri. March 20, 2015 at 5:40 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Jeff Swymer takes on another sport, football at Bishop McLaughlin

    Jeff Swymer will add more coaching duties at Bishop McLaughlin. Swymer, already the head baseball coach, was named the Hurricanes’ football coach Friday.  He will take over a program that has struggled in recent seasons. The Hurricanes were 2-8 last season under coach Craig Moore. They were also 2-8 in ...
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    Fri. March 20, 2015 at 1:41 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • Baseball: Bishop McLaughlin 2, Hernando 0

    BROOKSVILLE – By the end of the first inning of the Florida Farm Bureau Insurance Spring Tournament semifinal against Hernando on Thursday night, Bishop McLaughlin pitcher Nate Pearson had his game plan. He was going to throw fastballs until the Leopards caught up to it. They rarely did. Pearson threw ...
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    Fri. March 20, 2015 at 12:26 a.m. | Rodney Page

  • Baseball: Mitchell 2, Fivay 0

    BROOKSVILLE — Once he hurdled an early obstacle, Mitchell hurler Jakob Mattos cruised through his outing on Thursday night. With their freshman ace on the mound, the Mustangs shut out Fivay 2-0 in the Farm Bureau Insurance Classic semifinals at Central. For Mattos, it was his second complete game and ...
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    Fri. March 20, 2015 at 12:18 a.m. | Derek J. LaRiviere

  • Tampa Bay Times’ all-Tampa Bay girls soccer (with video)

    Tampa Bay Times’ all-Tampa Bay girls soccer (with video) Pinellas Player of the Year: Shalisa Crowell, Sr., Palm Harbor University Palm Harbor University coach John Planamenta said Crowell was the glue that held this year’s team together. The Hurricanes were 17-2-2 despite losing almost half the team to graduation from the previous season. “She reads the game so well,” ...
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    Thu. March 19, 2015 at 2:46 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • HomeTeam 25: Softball rankings for week of March 16

    HomeTeam 25: Softball rankings for week of March 16 1.Bloomingdale (9-1, 4-1) This week: Tuesday vs. Durant; Friday vs. Plant; Saturday at Plant. Lowdown: The Bulls, ranked 12th nationally by USA Today and 13th by MaxPreps, move into the top spot. The lone loss was by a run to Wharton last month. Since then, the Bulls have won five ...
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    Mon. March 16, 2015 at 7:38 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • HomeTeam 25: Baseball rankings for week of March 16

    HomeTeam 25: Baseball rankings for week of March 16 1. Northeast (13-0) This week: Today at St. Petersburg, Tuesday at Countryside, Friday vs. Clearwater Lowdown: The Vikings had a dramatic comeback win against Pinellas Park last week to remain undefeated. They trailed 9-3 in the sixth before winning 10-9 in the seventh inning. With a win over Countryside on ...
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    Mon. March 16, 2015 at 4:39 p.m. | Rodney Page and Kelly Parsons

  • Softball: Plant rides streak to Lady ’Canes title

    CLEARWATER — After starting the season 2-3, Plant has found some momentum with seven straight wins, including a 3-1 victory over Lake Brantley in the final of the Lady ’Canes Spring Tournament. It is the second time in the past three seasons that the Panthers have won the tournament. Plant ...
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    Sat. March 14, 2015 at 10:24 p.m. | Bob Putnam

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