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  • Hillsborough forward Trinity Baptiste gets extra boost from the crowd

    On paper, Hillsborough High was the better team. But early in its Class 6A region girls basketball semifinal against Osceola on Tuesday, the Terriers didn’t look like it.  Just as second-quarter play began, a small crowd of people walked into the gymnasium, each person dressed in Hillsborough red and the ...
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    Thu. Feb. 12, 2015 at 3:47 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Region girls basketball: Hillsborough 57, Osceola 45

    Region girls basketball: Hillsborough 57, Osceola 45 SEMINOLE — Khoi Wilson might have closed the deal for Hillsborough on Tuesday night, but Trinity Baptiste got the Terriers there.  The Terriers led Osceola by just one less than a minute into the fourth quarter of the Class 6A region semifinal. But Wilson, with the help of a Warrior ...
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    Tue. Feb. 10, 2015 at 10:07 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Region girls basketball: Seffner Christian 73, Fort Meade 38

    Once again Seffner Christian struck early and often, and the Crusaders never looked back, cruising to a 73-38 win at Fort Meade in Tuesday’s 3A region semifinal. Ally Parimore scored 13 of her 15 points in the first quarter, and Seffner Christian, which was led by Chelsie Hall’s 18 points, ...
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    Tue. Feb. 10, 2015 at 10:07 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • HomeTeam Hot Shots: Derek Webster, male winner for Jan. 31-Feb. 6

    HomeTeam Hot Shots: Derek Webster, male winner for Jan. 31-Feb. 6 Male Hot Shot winner: Derek Webster, Seffner Christian Derek Webster hates to lose. So in the days leading up to Seffner Christian’s district semifinal game with Brooks DeBartolo last week, the sophomore forward approached coach Sam Moorer so they could talk about the matchup.  The Crusaders had lost to the ...
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    Mon. Feb. 09, 2015 at 7:23 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Universal Academy of Florida breaking stereotypes via athletics

    Universal Academy of Florida breaking stereotypes via athletics When the Universal Academy of Florida boys soccer players walked off the field at halftime of a tied game, Xs and Os were not immediately on their minds — not even in the biggest game in program history.  The sun had already fallen below the towering stadium lights at Player’s ...
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    Sun. Feb. 08, 2015 at 9:29 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • District boys basketball: Newsome 43, Wharton 31

    LITHIA — Going into its Class 8, District 7 championship matchup with Wharton on Friday, Newsome had won 22 of 23 games and was riding a 15-game win streak.  But in the days leading up to the district final, all the Wolves could think about was their one loss.  Coincidentally, ...
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    Fri. Feb. 06, 2015 at 9:08 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Region girls basketball: Tampa Catholic 71, Lake Placid 49

    Led by standout underclassmen Alise Davis and Mia Blocker, who combined for 50 points, Tampa Catholic cruised to a 71-49 Class 4A region quarterfinal victory against Lake Placid on Thursday.  It was the cruising part, though, that coach Matthew Rocha wasn’t quite pleased with. The Crusaders led by 20 after ...
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    Thu. Feb. 05, 2015 at 10:14 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Region girls basketball: Wiregrass Ranch 50, Strawberry Crest 38

    DOVER — With about four minutes to go in the third quarter of Wiregrass Ranch’s Class 7A region quarterfinal matchup with Strawberry Crest, Bulls coach John Gant looked over to his assistant coach, who was sitting at the scorers table, to ask if the Chargers had even scored yet in ...
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    Thu. Feb. 05, 2015 at 9:50 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Clemson chose TBT's Deon Cain, who returns favor

    Clemson chose TBT's Deon Cain, who returns favor Tampa Bay Tech quarterback Deon Cain was recruited as one of the top wide receivers in the nation, and the 6-foot-1, 190-pound senior had more than 20 offers from which to choose. More than eight months ago Cain committed to Clemson, but that didn’t mean it was smooth sailing from ...
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    Wed. Feb. 04, 2015 at 8:56 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • A little notoriety finally for Jesuit foursome

    A little notoriety finally for Jesuit foursome Clark Bulleit, Nick Cox, Guy Revelle and Jackson Dennis sat in a straight line in Jesuit’s president’s board room early Wednesday morning, preparing to sign letters of intent to their future college programs.  Lining up together, though, is something the foursome has grown quite accustomed to, as the small group ...
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    Wed. Feb. 04, 2015 at 8:46 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

    • Recruit: Nick Cox
      Penn State University
  • An emotional commitment for Plant's Derrick Baity

    An emotional commitment for Plant's Derrick Baity Before announcing his formal commitment to the University of Kentucky, Plant defensive back Derrick Baity stood before the crowd gathered in the school’s media center to say a few words. He used the opportunity to thank the people in his life who got him to that day, and the list ...
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    Wed. Feb. 04, 2015 at 8:30 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Sighs of relief for Armwood's Jordan Griffin, Noah Johnson

    Sighs of relief for Armwood's Jordan Griffin, Noah Johnson For Armwood football captains Jordan Griffin and Noah Johnson, signing day wasn't just about announcing to the world their future colleges, but also the conclusion of a tough recruiting process that didn't necessarily go as planned.  Griffin, the Times' All-Tampa Bay Defensive Player of the Year, was initially committed to ...
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    Wed. Feb. 04, 2015 at 2:27 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • And it's finally official: Armwood DE Byron Cowart signs with Auburn (with video)

    And it's finally official: Armwood DE Byron Cowart signs with Auburn (with video) SEFFNER — It was supposed to be over, that years-long recruiting process Armwood High School defensive end Byron Cowart — the nation’s top-ranked recruit — endured quite publicly. But even after signing a letter of intent, announcing his commitment before a packed house at the Hawks’ annual signing day ceremony ...
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    Wed. Feb. 04, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Nate Ferguson flips to USF

    SIckles cornerback Nate Ferguson switched his commitment from Eastern Michigan to USF, the three-star recruit announced via Twitter on Monday.  Ferguson, who has also played at Gaither and Freedom, originally commited to the Eagles on Dec. 7, the same day Sickles quarterback Isaac Holder committed to the school. Ferguson finished ...
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    Tue. Feb. 03, 2015 at 10:47 a.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • District girls basketball: Seffner Christian 64, Brooks DeBartolo 18

    Last week it was Seffner Christian forward Peyton Walker who reached a milestone, scoring her 2,000th career point. On Friday, it was Ally Parimore’s turn, as the senior scored a team-high 17 points, and the 1,000th of her career, to lead the Crusaders to a 64-18 win against Brooks DeBartolo ...
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    Fri. Jan. 30, 2015 at 10:59 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

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