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  • Basketball: Kelly leaves Armwood girls for Armwood boys

    Patrick Kelly, who led the Armwood girls basketball team to the playoffs for the first time since 2009 this past season, has been hired to take over the boys program. Kelly replaces Jeff Pafunda, who went 11-12 with the boys last season. Kelly was an assistant under Pafunda in the ...
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    Wed. June 11, 2014 at 3:21 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Times' all-Hillsborough County track and field teams

    Boys Athlete of the year: Jack Guyton, Jr., Plant Why we picked him: No boys runner in Tampa Bay this track season was able to win two gold medals at state, as the Panther pulled off the 1,600- and 3,200-meter double at the Class 4A meet in Jacksonville. Guyton was ...
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    Sat. June 07, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Dillan Gibbons picks up SEC offer, transfers to PHU

    Dillan Gibbons, one of the top offensive line prospects in Tampa Bay, has transferred to Palm Harbor University, and has also received his first SEC offer, from South Carolina, his father Shannon said Wednesday.  Gibbons, only 14 years old but already 6 feet 5, 278 pounds, started at right tackle ...
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    Wed. June 04, 2014 at 5:37 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Times’ all-North Suncoast tennis teams

    Girls Player of the year: Grace Curren, So., Hernando Why we picked her: Curren was dominant on the North Suncoast this year at No. 1 singles, not dropping a single local match and advancing to the Class 2A state tournament. Her only regular-season loss was to Madison Gamble at Lecanto ...
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    Sat. May 31, 2014 at 5:27 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Spring football: Daytona Beach Father Lopez 28, Carrollwood Day 24

    Carrollwood Day made it through spring practice despite a slew of injuries that kept numbers low, but 17 players — including eighth-grade quarterback Aaron Angelos — were almost enough to win the Patriots’ spring game. The Patriots ran for 330 yards and had the lead late before falling 28-24 to ...
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    Tue. May 27, 2014 at 4:51 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Richie Warren out at Jesuit, in at Berkeley Prep

    Richie Warren out at Jesuit, in at Berkeley Prep Less than a week after leading Jesuit High to the school’s first state baseball championship in 14 years, Richie Warren resigned as coach Tuesday. He takes over the same position at Berkeley Prep.  Warren won a state baseball championship as a player in 2000 and as a coach Thursday in ...
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    Tue. May 27, 2014 at 11:45 a.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Column: Adversity brings out best in Jesuit coach Richie Warren

    Column: Adversity brings out best in Jesuit coach Richie Warren FORT MYERS — So, this is gonna be the team, Richie Warren? Not the team ranked No. 2 in the country, with the USA Today film crew in tow, or the one with a roster full of Division I signees, or the one with the million-dollar arm or the golden ...
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    Thu. May 22, 2014 at 10:15 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Column: This kid's all right

    Column: This kid's all right FORT MYERS — The Jesuit High School baseball team has tried virtually everything to win a state championship these past 14 years. It has sent nationally-ranked teams led by All-American pitchers, first-round draft picks and future millionaires into the state final four eight times, coming home empty each time. The ...
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    Wed. May 21, 2014 at 9:04 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • State baseball: Sunlake ready to take a swing at area powerhouse

    State baseball: Sunlake ready to take a swing at area powerhouse The Jesuit baseball team has struggled at state the past five years, but has had no problem in the postseason when taking on teams from Tampa Bay. So the perfect solution to the Tigers’ woes might just be this: a state semifinal meeting Wednesday at Fort Myers’ JetBlue Park against ...
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    Tue. May 20, 2014 at 6:01 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • HomeTeam Hot Shot: Winner for May 10-16

    HomeTeam Hot Shot: Winner for May 10-16 HomeTeam Hot Shot A spotlight on the Times’ bay area player of the week (Note: This is the last one for the school year).  Male Hot Shot: David Castillo, Sunlake Sport: Baseball Skinny: Castillo didn’t just find success with his arm last week, but with his bat, too. With his ...
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    Mon. May 19, 2014 at 7:05 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Spring football: Berkeley Prep 28, Indian Rocks Christian 7

    Spring football: Berkeley Prep 28, Indian Rocks Christian 7 At Berkeley Prep Berkeley Prep 28, Indian Rocks Christian 7 Spring game-breakers: After a slow start, 2-of-5 and a lost fumble, Berkeley Prep's Brad Mayes showed why he's considered one of the best in Tampa Bay. He went 16-of-27 for 238 yards and three touchdowns and threw some strong balls. ...
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    Thu. May 15, 2014 at 11:39 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Hillsborough's Dwayne Lawson commits to Miami Hurricanes

    Hillsborough's Dwayne Lawson commits to Miami Hurricanes Hillsborough quarterback Dwayne Lawson has orally committed to the University of Miami, Terrier offensive coordinator Max Warner confirmed. Canesport.com says that Lawson picked Miami over the likes of Florida, Tennessee and UCF and that assistant coach James Coley had visited the rising senior three times this spring. The rest of ...
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    Thu. May 15, 2014 at 1:32 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Add Gibbs ATH Marquez Walls to list of south St. Petersburg recruits

    In a busy 24 hours in south St. Petersburg, which major colleges like Ohio State, Florida and Miami swinging through to take a look at standouts like Lakewood quarterback Ryan Davis and Gibbs defensve back Craig Watts, there was one big surprise. Marquez Walls was offered by Louisville. A junior ...
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    Wed. May 14, 2014 at 12:16 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • HomeTeam Huddle: Blake's Shavar Manuel goes from unknown to D-I darling

    HomeTeam Huddle: Blake's Shavar Manuel goes from unknown to D-I darling TAMPA — Colleges called Blake High School football coach Darryl Gordon all day Tuesday, just like they had the day before, and the day before that. They want to know about Shavar Manuel, the hulking 6-foot-4, 260-pound sophomore defensive lineman who now has the full attention of every team in ...
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    Tue. May 13, 2014 at 7:49 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • State softball: Longtime friends lead Carrollwood Day

    ODESSA — Savannah Bennett and Amanda Rose aren’t your typical teammates. It goes back a little farther than that. Almost to the beginning. From pre-school play dates to the playoffs, from playing make believe to making their dreams come true, from middle school when Carrollwood Day didn’t even have a ...
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    Thu. May 08, 2014 at 8:07 p.m. | John C. Cotey

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