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  • Learn from the best, be the best

    Learn from the best, be the best EAST LAKE — Julian Santos has always been big. Too big, in fact, to play football until he arrived at East Lake High as a freshman three years ago. “I didn’t play any other sports,” Santos said. “All I wanted to do was play football. But I couldn’t because I ...
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    Thu. Nov. 20, 2014 at 7:27 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Playoff profile: Clearwater Central Catholic TE/FB Brandon Junk

    Playoff profile: Clearwater Central Catholic TE/FB Brandon Junk When Clearwater Central Catholic starting center Nick Gunn went down with a knee injury during Tuesday’s practice, coach John Davis had a dilemma. Gunn was playing center only because starter Taylor Romera got injured during the Jesuit game Sept. 12.  In desperate need of a replacement, Davis had only one ...
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    Thu. Nov. 20, 2014 at 5:52 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • Region semifinal capsules: Class 8A and 7A

    Region semifinal capsules: Class 8A and 7A Region semifinals Class 8A Who: Plant (10-1) at Orlando Dr. Phillips (11-0) Winner plays: Bradenton Manatee-Vero Beach champion Know the foe: Dr. Phillips may be ranked No. 1 in Class 8A, but the Panthers proved in last week’s narrow win against Bloomingdale that they’re not unbeatable. The Bulls were able ...
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    Thu. Nov. 20, 2014 at 4:47 p.m. | Kelly Parsons and Bob Putnam

  • The Court Report: Basketball milestones and more

    The Court Report: Basketball milestones and more Wednesday's stars Marco Behori, Seminole: The senior guard had 37 points, including four 3-pointers, in a 72-64 overtime loss to Tarpon Springs. Juwan Durham, Tampa Prep: The four-star recruit scored a team-high 27 points and 10 rebounds in the Terrapins' 76-29 season-opening victory over Dunedin. Hannah Kriston, Mitchell: The sharpshooter ...
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    Thu. Nov. 20, 2014 at 8:57 a.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Boys basketball: Tarpon Springs 72, Seminole 64 (OT)

    TARPON SPRINGS – Daniel Davis was the most talked about addition to Tarpon Springs’ already stellar lineup when he transferred from Gibbs this summer. But it was Davis’ younger brother, Donald, who had the biggest impact in Wednesday’s 72-64 overtime win against Seminole. Donald was a force in the middle, ...
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    Thu. Nov. 20, 2014 at 12:04 a.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Soccer: East Lake sweeps Seminole

    EAST LAKE — Neither frigid conditions nor feisty Seminole could slow down East Lake’s girls and boys teams Wednesday night. East Lake’s girls recorded a convincing 3-0 win over the Warhawks. The boys team followed with a hard-fought 2-1 victory.  In the girls match, East Lake took advantage of two ...
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    Wed. Nov. 19, 2014 at 10:43 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • Playoff profile: Indian Rocks Christian DL/FB Fisher Jones

    Playoff profile: Indian Rocks Christian DL/FB Fisher Jones INDIAN ROCKS — Indian Rocks Christian’s Fisher Jones has the body of a linebacker. Except for one problem. “I can’t read a play to save my life,” said the 6-foot, 215-pounder said. But coaches could tell his desire was unmatched. So before his sophomore year, Jones was moved to the ...
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    Wed. Nov. 19, 2014 at 6:08 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • Region semifinals capsules: Class 6A and 5A

    Region semifinals capsules: Class 6A and 5A Region semifinals All games Friday at 7:30 p.m. Class 6A Who: Armwood (11-0) at Venice (10-1) Winner plays: Gainesville-Sunlake champion Know the foe: Venice may be led by a freshman quarterback, but the youngster proved last week in the Indians’ win against Hillsborough that he’s capable of competing in the ...
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    Wed. Nov. 19, 2014 at 6:05 p.m. | Rodney Page, Kelly Parsons and Bob Putnam

  • For the Lawrences and the Browns, basketball and friendship run deep

    For the Lawrences and the Browns, basketball and friendship run deep ST. PETERSBURG — They became friends at Lakewood High School more than 25 years ago, a bond born through basketball. Barry Brown and Anthony Lawrence remained close, even as they continued playing miles away in college (Brown at Jacksonville, Lawrence at Miami) and continents apart as professionals (Brown in Israel, ...
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    Wed. Nov. 19, 2014 at 3:07 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Baseball: East Lake Ps Ryan Wall, Steven Plaskett sign

    East Lake senior pitchers Ryan Wall and Steve Plaskett made their college choices Wednesday. Wall signed a letter of intent with Ave Maria. Plaskett signed with the Air Force Academy. In two years as a starter for the Eagles, Wall is 14-3 with a 1.21 ERA. Last season he helped ...
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    Wed. Nov. 19, 2014 at 11:18 a.m. | Rodney Page

  • Boys soccer: Steinbrenner edges PHU 1-0

    LUTZ — The Steinbrenner boys soccer team took down district rival Palm Harbor University 1-0 on a night so chilly soccer balls felt like bowling balls. The Warriors are the defending district champions but coach Chad Ebright doesn’t carry it around on his sleeve. Ebright has just two regular starters ...
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    Tue. Nov. 18, 2014 at 10:42 p.m. | Andy Warrener

  • Offenses beware: Grittier Ds abound this postseason

    Offenses beware: Grittier Ds abound this postseason Every year when the high school football playoffs roll around, one thing is a given: Armwood’s defense will be nasty.  And, yes, the unbeaten Hawks are good once again, setting a school record for fewest points allowed in the regular season (23). They’re currently on a streak of five straight ...
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    Tue. Nov. 18, 2014 at 8:12 p.m. | Rodney Page, Kelly Parsons and Bob Putnam

  • Playoff profile: East Lake LB Jake Hansen

    Playoff profile: East Lake LB Jake Hansen East Lake’s Jake Hansen fractured his hand at the start of the season. But that did not deter the junior linebacker from playing. Hansen wore a cast for four weeks and still leads the team in tackles this season with 111. His knack for bringing down ball carriers runs in ...
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    Tue. Nov. 18, 2014 at 7:21 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Region final capsules: Class 3A and 2A

    Region final capsules: Class 3A and 2A Region finals Class 3A Who: Clearwater Central Catholic at Sarasota Cardinal Mooney, 7 p.m. Friday Winner plays: Delray Beach American Heritage-Miami Westminster Christian champion Know the foe: Cardinal Mooney is in the second round for the first time since 2006 after beating Calvary Christian 17-14 in last week’s region semifinals. ...
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    Tue. Nov. 18, 2014 at 6:55 p.m. | Rodney Page and Bob Putnam

  • Girls basketball: Thirty bay area players to watch

    Girls basketball: Thirty bay area players to watch G/F Chardonay Aldrich, Sr., Palm Harbor University: Aldrich has the ability to shoot from the outside and get inside for layups. Her versatility makes the Hurricanes tough to defend. F Siyana Allen, Jr., Lakewood: Allen started as a freshman, which is rare at Lakewood. The  6-footer has averaged 18 points ...
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    Mon. Nov. 17, 2014 at 6:28 p.m. | Rodney Page and Kelly Parsons

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