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  • Dave Cleppe named head football coach at St. Petersburg Catholic

    Dave Cleppe has been patiently waiting to become a head football coach in Pinellas County. Now he finally gets his chance. Cleppe, 52, was named coach at St. Petersburg Catholic after four years as an assistant at the school. Cleppe started as an assistant coach at SPC in 1986 before ...
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    Tue. March 04, 2014 at 10:58 a.m. | Rodney Page

  • Hudson's Alex Munson picks St. Petersburg university

    Hudson's Alex Munson committed to a school in St. Petersburg, he announced on Twitter over the weekend. "Blessed to say I'm officially committed to The University of Faith, I will be a Glory Eagle this fall," he said. The 6-foot, 255-pound defensive tackle had 14 solo tackles and three sacks ...
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    Mon. March 03, 2014 at 11:11 a.m. | Mary Kenney

  • CCC's Kyle Brittain commits to Carnegie Mellon

    Clearwater Central Catholic defensive back Kyle Brittain has committed to play at Carnegie Mellon, Marauders coach John Davis said. This past season, Brittain led CCC in tackles with 140, including 11 for loss. He also had three interceptions, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery. Brittain has a 4.6 GPA ...
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    Fri. Feb. 28, 2014 at 5:11 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Hernando DB Troy Grant Hambrick latest of bloodline to sign with college

    Hernando DB Troy Grant Hambrick latest of bloodline to sign with college BROOKSVILLE — In a hot room packed with people, a Hernando defensive back sat at a table with a former NFL player at his side. In front of him, a letter of intent and an orange pen. He wore a black T-shirt from his new school, with “T.J. Grant” already ...
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    Fri. Feb. 28, 2014 at 3:35 p.m. | Mary Kenney

  • King promotes OC after initial coaching hire falls through

    After a month-long hiring snafu and a possible state investigation into another coaching candidate, King promoted offensive coordinator Trey Thomas to head football coach, principal Michael Rowan said Wednesday afternoon. The move came a month after the Lions selected ex-Lecanto coach McKinley Rolle to replace Al Davis. But Hillsborough County ...
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    Wed. Feb. 26, 2014 at 3:48 p.m. | Matt Baker

  • Tarpon Springs' Maurice Turner picks Morningside

    Tarpon Springs defensive back Maurice Turner has committed to Morningside College in Iowa, Spongers coach Ron Hawn said. Turner helped the Spongers improve on defense due in large part for his knack of creating turnovers. He ranked among the state leaders in interceptions with five and had a fumble recovery. ...
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    Wed. Feb. 26, 2014 at 11:04 a.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Family of Wharton LB Sean McNamee plans to sue school district

    Family of Wharton LB Sean McNamee plans to sue school district TAMPA — The attorney for the Wharton High School football player who was seriously injured before an October practice has taken a formal step toward suing the Hillsborough County school district. Attorney C. Steven Yerrid sent a letter Friday giving the district six months to resolve the complaint before a ...
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    Mon. Feb. 24, 2014 at 12:24 p.m. | Matt Baker

  • Tarpon Springs duo make college plans official

    Tarpon Springs' Montel Johnson and Damarkus Jones both signed their national letters of intent to attend college during a large gathering inside the school's culinary academy. Johnson, an athlete, signed with Dodge City Community College, which went 6-4 this past season. One of the most versatile athletes in the county, ...
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    Fri. Feb. 21, 2014 at 9:05 a.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Bama offers Pellage, Rutgers after another Pirate

    A few recruiting notes on Thursday morning: Nature Coast OL Christian Pellage landed one of his biggest offers so far when Alabama extended him a scholarship Wednesday. The four-star junior is one of Rivals’ top 200 recruits for the class of 2015. The 6-foot-7, 270-pound prospect also holds almost two ...
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    Thu. Feb. 20, 2014 at 9:22 a.m. | Matt Baker

  • Deon Cain jumps in Rivals rankings, and more recruiting nuggets

    A few recruiting notes from the last week: Rivals shuffled its rankings for the class of 2015. Tampa Bay Tech ATH Deon Cain was one of the big movers, jumping 69 spots to No. 164 on the list, which you can see here. Other locals are: No. 3 Armwood five-star ...
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    Wed. Feb. 19, 2014 at 9:29 a.m. | Matt Baker

  • Dunedin's Brenton Allen signs with Missouri Valley

    Dunedin linebacker Brenton Allen signed with Missouri Valley this past week. Allen was among the team's leading tacklers this past season. He flew under the radar for most of last season as the Falcons struggled to a 1-9 record. But Allen did well at the Pinellas County senior all-star game, ...
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    Tue. Feb. 18, 2014 at 5:05 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • SPC's Chris White celebrates decision to attend Fairmont State

    SPC's Chris White celebrates decision to attend Fairmont State St. Petersburg Catholic defensive back Chris White had already put pen to paper, signing his letter of intent to play at Fairmont State on Feb. 6. But he did not get to do it front of family and friends. So the scene was reenacted in the school's media center as ...
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    Tue. Feb. 18, 2014 at 4:51 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Countryside lineman Giovanni Negron commits to SE Missouri State

    Countryside offensive lineman Giovanni Negron committed to Southeast Missouri State. The 6-foot-4, 265-pound senior started at left tackle the past two seasons and was the only returning starter on offense for the Cougars last season. He paved the way on a balanced attack that helped Countryside finish 6-4 last season. ...
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    Tue. Feb. 18, 2014 at 12:30 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Seminole in heritage set to be one on field at Florida State

    Seminole in heritage set to be one on field at Florida State TAMPA — Justin Motlow didn’t begin to understand the history of his Seminole ancestors until he was 12 or 13, when he’d watch the elders sewing patchwork and shooting arrows like they used to on the reservations. In the past few weeks, the Tampa Catholic senior has started to comprehend ...
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    Sun. Feb. 16, 2014 at 9:10 p.m. | Matt Baker

  • PHU's Tyler Kaminski signs with Concord

    PHU's Tyler Kaminski signs with Concord A whirlwind recruiting process finally ended this week when Palm Harbor University quarterback Tyler Kaminski signed his letter of intent to play for Concord, a Division II school in Athens, W. Va. Concord offered two weeks ago and Kaminski visited the school before committing last week. Before that, Kaminski only ...
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    Thu. Feb. 13, 2014 at 4:10 p.m. | Bob Putnam

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