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  • Boys soccer: Jesuit tops hosts to win Berkeley Prep Invitational

    TAMPA — Maybe Berkeley Prep coach Tim Cooper summed it up best during the awards ceremony of the Berkeley Prep Invitational. “That was a championship-worthy goal,” he said. “In a championship match.” The goal Cooper spoke of was the one that sealed the Buccaneers’ defeat as Jacob Starnes connected on ...
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    Mon. Dec. 22, 2014 at 8:05 p.m. | Brandon Wright

  • Football: Kissimmee Osceola 35, Tampa Bay Tech 15

    KISSIMMEE — In many ways, the final play of the game was a snapshot of Tampa Bay Tech’s historic season. Trailing 35-7 and facing a running clock for the entire second half, Deon Cain ran off left end for a 10-yard touchdown. On the ensuing extra-point try with the clock ...
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    Fri. Nov. 28, 2014 at 11:36 p.m. | Brandon Wright

  • Football: Armwood 42, Venice 14

    VENICE — Armwood found itself in unfamiliar territory Friday night. The Hawks saw their five-game shutout streak snapped. Armwood led by a mere touchdown in the fourth quarter. And Venice scored more points on the vaunted Armwood defense than any team since the season’s opening week. But though the visiting ...
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    Sat. Nov. 22, 2014 at 12:01 a.m. | Brandon Wright

  • Football: Armwood 38, Largo 0

    SEFFNER — A number of Armwood players fell ill with a fever this week, limiting the Hawks in preparation for Friday’s 6A region quarterfinal matchup with Largo. But the Packers found out what Hillsborough County has known all season — the Hawks defense is sick. “We had a tough time ...
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    Sat. Nov. 15, 2014 at 12:49 a.m. | Brandon Wright

  • Football: Bloomingdale 32, Middleton 0

    VALRICO -- Bloomingdale wrapped up its most successful regular-season in school history, cruising to the win against Middleton. The Bulls improved to 9-1, winning their seventh straight game. Bloomingdale, which finished second in 8A-6 behind Plant, will travel to face No. 1 Dr. Phillips Friday night. It will be just ...
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    Sat. Nov. 08, 2014 at 1:07 a.m. | Brandon Wright

  • Football: Plant City 20, Brandon 14

    PLANT CITY — It’s long been said that football is a game of inches. And that old adage rang true again Friday. Plant City forced a fumble just shy of the goal line and earned a playoff berth in the process, holding on for a thrilling 20-14 win against Brandon. ...
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    Sat. Nov. 01, 2014 at 1:03 a.m. | Brandon Wright

  • Football: Bloomingdale 34, Newsome 27

    LITHIA — Chris Wonsley’s second-effort touchdown with just more than a minute to play was the difference Friday night as Bloomingdale shook off a sluggish start to defeat Class 8A, District 6 rival Newsome 34-27. “We started off slow,” Bloomingdale quarterback Isaiah McIntyre said. “But the coaches got us right ...
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    Sat. Oct. 25, 2014 at 1:13 a.m. | Brandon Wright

  • District volleyball roundup: Wharton goes the distance against Plant

    District volleyball roundup: Wharton goes the distance against Plant TAMPA — No. 3 Plant had a chance to upend No. 2 Wharton in Tuesday’s Class 8A, District 7 semifinals.  But the Wildcats held off the Panthers, advancing with a five-game win at Alonso. Top-seeded Bloomingdale swept past Riverview 25-15, 25-21, 25-13 in the other semi. “Plant hasn’t won this ...
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    Tue. Oct. 21, 2014 at 10:43 p.m. | Brandon Wright

  • 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 17, Plant City 15

    TAMPA — Tampa Bay Tech turned back Markese Hargrove (23 carries for a game-high 129 yards rushing) on a two-point conversion that would have tied the score as the Titans held on for the win. TBT led 17-7 until the Raiders got a safety when a punt snap went out ...
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    Sat. Oct. 11, 2014 at 12:13 a.m. | Brandon Wright

  • Football: Plant City 21, East Bay 6

    PLANT CITY —The Raiders scored 21 unanswered points, snapping a two-game losing streak and evening their district record at 1-1. Plant City quarterback Corey King accounted for two rushing touchdowns (5 and 16 yards) and Austin Carswell ran one in from 28 yards out. East Bay’s Ian Kuykendall scored on ...
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    Thu. Oct. 02, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. | Brandon Wright

  • Football: Alonso 34, Spoto 7

    RIVERVIEW — Spoto struck first but visiting Alonso ripped off 34 straight points. Alonso took advantage of some poor tackling, scoring three times on running plays of 43 yards or more. The Ravens defense forced five fumbles — recovering two — and recorded three sacks. Alonso kicker Jack Bryzenski hit ...
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    Sat. Sept. 27, 2014 at 12:26 a.m. | Brandon Wright

  • Football: Spoto 13, East Bay 12

    RIVERVIEW — The Spartans and Indians sloshed through a steady downpour, but Spoto controlled the ball and the clock. With their third victory the Spartans equaled their total from each of the past two seasons. Todd Sims scored the go-ahead touchdown from 25 yards on the final play in the ...
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    Sat. Sept. 20, 2014 at 12:14 a.m. | Brandon Wright

  • Football: Lennard 27, Chamberlain 13

    RUSKIN — Lennard jumped to a 14-0 lead and held on from there, improving to 3-0 for the first time since 2010. The victory also moved the Longhorns to 2-0 in Class 6A, District 8. Lennard led 14-6 at halftime then scored on its first two offensive possessions of the ...
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    Sat. Sept. 13, 2014 at 12:48 a.m. | Brandon Wright

  • Football: Lennard 28, East Bay 7

    GIBSONTON — Lennard matched its win total for the past two seasons and defeated its neighborhood rival in convincing fashion before a packed house. The Longhorns scored on their first three possessions to take a 21-0 lead and never looked back. Their defense forced five turnovers and recorded three sacks. ...
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    Sat. Aug. 30, 2014 at 1:58 a.m. | Brandon Wright

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