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  • AFA's Dalton Collins commits to Air Force

    Admiral Farragut Academy's Dalton Collins committed to Air Force during his visit to the school this weekend. "(Air Force) has great academics, a strong community, great coaching and an outstanding location," Collins said. "It's hard to pick just one thing I really liked during my trip but walking onto the ...
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    Sun. Jan. 18, 2015 at 8:53 a.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Boys basketball: Seminole, Wharton wins highlight shootout

    SEMINOLE — TJ Frounfelter made sure-footed 3-pointers and off-balance 3-pointers. The Seminole guard tossed them in from the corners and from the wings, and the shots kept falling like anvils on the heads and hopes of Sickles. In one of his best performances of the season, Frounfelter had 22 points ...
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    Sat. Jan. 17, 2015 at 10:54 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Boys basketball: Mitchell solves Largo at last

    TRINITY — To take sole possession of first place in Class 6A, District 7, and to fill the one remaining blank on what was already an impressive record, Mitchell’s boys basketball team had to vanquish its greatest tormenter. The Mustangs did it in an emphatic way Friday night, beating Largo ...
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    Fri. Jan. 16, 2015 at 11:32 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Boys basketball: St. Petersburg 78, Lakewood 73

    ST. PETERBURG — The neighboring rivalry between St. Petersburg and Lakewood is often characterized by ebbs and flows in what usually are close contests. Early on, the Green Devils had control, building a double-digit through most of the second quarter and going into halftime with a 47-34 lead. Then St. Petersburg ...
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    Thu. Jan. 15, 2015 at 10:32 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Tampa Bay boys district soccer preview

    Tampa Bay boys district soccer preview Tampa Bay area teams winning boys state soccer titles have become so commonplace they are almost taken for granted. Since 1977 when the Florida High School Athletic Association started holding state tournaments, the area has won titles in all but eight seasons. Last season was one of those years when ...
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    Thu. Jan. 15, 2015 at 6:28 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Pinellas Park's Marcelus Ware commits to Coffeyville CC

    Pinellas Park running back Marcelus Ware committed to Coffeyville Community College in Kansas, Patriots coach Kenny Crawford said. Ware still is trying to qualify in hopes of landing at a four-year school but needs his GPA and test score to match up on the sliding scale, Crawford said. "This was ...
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    Thu. Jan. 15, 2015 at 10:09 a.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Tarpon Springs' Connor Donovan commits to Stetson

    Tarpon Springs offensive lineman Connor Donovan announced via Twitter that he has committed to Stetson. "I liked the coaches I got to work with at a camp over summer," Donovan said. "It's a nice campus and still close to home. I can't wait to be there." Donovan, a first-team, all-Pinellas ...
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    Thu. Jan. 15, 2015 at 8:27 a.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Girls district soccer: Osceola, Seminole to meet

    SEMINOLE — A Class 4A, District 10 championship matchup between Osceola and Seminole, anticipated since the season began, became a reality when both teams advanced in Wednesday’s semifinals. The Warriors, the No. 2 seed, got off to a strong start then held on to beat Palmetto in the first semifinal, ...
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    Wed. Jan. 14, 2015 at 11:38 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Boys basketball: Lakewood’s Lawrence Jr. surpasses 2,000 points

    Boys basketball: Lakewood’s Lawrence Jr. surpasses 2,000 points In the past four years, Lakewood’s Anthony Lawrence Jr. has racked up a dizzying amount of points in a variety of ways, from pull-up jumpers to one-handed jams that are so spectacular they often appear on highlight videos. But it was a free throw that he calmly swished in the ...
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    Tue. Jan. 13, 2015 at 10:36 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Boys basketball: FHSAA suspends Wiregrass Ranch, Bloomingdale players

    The Florida High School Athletic Association has suspended one Wiregrass Ranch boys basketball player and two from Bloomingdale after a fight between the teams Saturday at the Ulrich Family Classic hosted by Wiregrass. The names of the players were redacted in a report obtained by the Tampa Bay Times on ...
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    Tue. Jan. 13, 2015 at 4:15 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • HomeTeam Hot Shots: Marcus Blake, male winner for Jan. 3-9

    HomeTeam Hot Shots: Marcus Blake, male winner for Jan. 3-9 Male Hot Shot winner: Marcus Blake, Shorecrest Shorecrest already had a full complement of shooters returning from last season’s Class 3A state semifinal team.  What the Chargers need if they want to return to the final four is someone to replace the rebounding and inside presence provided by Jay Joyer, ...
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    Mon. Jan. 12, 2015 at 6:35 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • HomeTeam boys hoops 25: Shakeup at the top

    HomeTeam boys hoops 25: Shakeup at the top 1. Tarpon Springs (16-1, 9-0) This week: Tuesday vs. Fivay; Wednesday at Gulf; Friday vs. Anclote Lowdown: Despite dealing with suspensions and injuries, the Spongers have found a way to keep winning. They have the best record in the bay area after impressive wins against Fort Myers and South Fort ...
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    Mon. Jan. 12, 2015 at 3:50 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Boys basketball: Mathis’ stamina inspires Berkeley Prep

    TAMPA — After watching a 10-point second half lead melt away, Berkeley Prep needed a dose of inspiration if it was to snap a week-long funk and beat archnemesis Tampa Prep at the Headmaster’s Challenge. Jacob Mathis provided it. The Berkeley Prep junior, who is the team’s leading scorer, finished ...
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    Sun. Jan. 11, 2015 at 12:12 a.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Boys basketball: Seminole hangs on to beat East Lake (with video)

    EAST LAKE — Seminole was without Lorenzo Gulley due to personal reasons in Friday’s key Class 7A, District 9 game against East Lake. To make matters worse, the Warhawks’ top scorer, Marco Behori, was held to 11 points. No matter. The Warhawks showed that for them, the whole is greater ...
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    Fri. Jan. 09, 2015 at 11:44 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Tarpon Springs' Trai Halton no longer with boys basketball team

    Tarpon Springs' Trai Halton no longer with boys basketball team Tarpon Springs guard Trai Halton, suspended for conduct detrimental to the team, has transferred to New Smyrna Beach, where he played football and basketball as freshman and sophomore before becoming a Sponger last season. Halton said the move was made after he was kicked off the basketball team following the ...
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    Fri. Jan. 09, 2015 at 4:26 p.m. | Bob Putnam

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