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  • Midweek Grab Bag: Upset special to end all upset specials, and more

    Midweek Grab Bag: Upset special to end all upset specials, and more The Grab Bag is getting bigger and bigger, and you don't need to do any panning to find the nuggets here. The're everywhere. And do not EVER forget, people: Big bank take 'lil bank. P.S. Coaches, players, fans, parents, to reach the Grab Bag, and you should, email or ...
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    Wed. Sept. 12, 2012 at 12:46 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Football: Lakewood 33, Blake 0

    ST. PETERSBURG — For the second straight week, Lakewood shut out an opponent, beating district foe Blake 33-0 Friday. The defense registered three sacks and an interception. "We played hard and we were very physical," coach Cory Moore said. "Discipline will take us even further." Lakewood wasted no time jumping ...
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    Fri. Sept. 07, 2012 at 9:27 p.m. | Phillip Haywood

  • Football: Blake 37, Leto 6

    TAMPA — Blake defeated Leto 37-6 Saturday behind 291 yards rushing. DeAndre James finished with 105 yards and two rushing touchdowns.In the first quarter the Falcons' defense forced two punts on three Blake drives. But Leto gave up two touchdowns in the second quarter and was unable to capitalize on ...
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    Sat. Sept. 01, 2012 at 9:25 p.m. | Kyle Beckett

  • Midweek Grab Bag: It's back and better than ever

    Midweek Grab Bag: It's back and better than ever If I got asked one thing more than anything elsethis offseason, it was this: when is the Grab Bag coming back? My answer was always the same:  I know, riiiiiiiiiiiiiiiight? So here it is, Season 2, Episode I of your predictions, projections and for many of you excited to be ...
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    Wed. Aug. 29, 2012 at 1:12 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Preseason football: Brandon 20, Blake 6

    TAMPA — In Dean Eychner's first game as Brandon coach Friday night, the Eagles finished with a hard-fought 20-6 preseason victory over Blake in a game riddled with penalties and injuries.Brandon powered its way to victory with the running back duo of Isiah Harris and Cyrus Dooley, who combined for ...
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    Fri. Aug. 24, 2012 at 8:04 p.m. | David Rice

  • District deconstruction: Class 5A, District 8

    District deconstruction: Class 5A, District 8 Over the next few weeks, we’ll be taking a look at a football district a day. Today: Class 5A, District 8. Teams Listed in order of 2011 finish, with overall/district record Jesuit (11-2, 8-0) Robinson (9-3, 7-1) Lakewood (6-4, 5-3) Spoto (6-4, 5-3) Dunedin (4-6, 3-5) Blake (4-6, 3-5) Gibbs ...
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    Thu. July 26, 2012 at 2:16 p.m. | Times Staff

  • Blake accepting football coach applications

    Blake is accepting applications for its vacant head football coaching position, athletic director Jesse Salters said Wednesday. The Yellow Jackets are looking for their third coach in six months, as Harry Hubbard was dismissed in December and his replacement, Micheal Burns, resigned June 5 after three months on the job. ...
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    Wed. June 13, 2012 at 3:27 p.m. | Laura Keeley

  • After three months, Blake football coach Micheal Burns resigns

    After three months, Blake football coach Micheal Burns has resigned. In a Tuesday interview with the Tampa Bay Times, Burns cited a few reasons for his resignation. "Whenever you go into a situation and try to change the culture, there will always be some unhappy people," said Burns, who was ...
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    Tue. June 05, 2012 at 11:21 a.m. | Laura Keeley

  • Football: Spring jamboree at Blake

    At Blake Scores: Chamberlain 30, Blake 6 Hillsborough 15, Middleton 0 Spring game-breakers:  Chamberlain running back Xavier Johnson ran for three touchdowns and had 73 of the Chiefs’ 153 rushing yards. Johnson scored on runs of 4, 2 and 4 yards. Chamberlain’s other TD came on a 14-yard pass from ...
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    Thu. May 24, 2012 at 11:33 p.m. | Don Jensen

  • Former Blake DE Ryan Davis signs with Jaguars

    Orson Charles wasn't the only Hillsborough County alum headed to the NFL. While the former Plant star had his fourth-round selection by the Cinncinati Bengals televised and debated by ESPN, former Blake DE Ryan Davis quietly signed a free agent deal with the Jacksonville Jaguars. Davis, who was an honorable ...
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    Mon. April 30, 2012 at 8:20 p.m. | Laura Keeley

  • Blake names Micheal Burns its new football coach (UPDATE 12:35 p.m.)

    As of today, there are no more football head coaching vacancies in Hillsborough County. Blake named Micheal Burns as its new head coach, athletic director Jesse Salters said. Burns, 39, was most recently the head coach of New Haven High School in Michigan in 2011, which was his first head ...
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    Wed. Feb. 29, 2012 at 10:40 a.m. | Laura Keeley

  • Kenny Kelly among Blake applicants

    Former Tampa Catholic and Parade All-America QB Kenny Kelly is among 29 applicants for the Blake football coaching vacancy, created by the dismissal of former Yellow Jackets coach Harry Hubbard. The list was released Thursday following a request from the Times. Other prominent applicants include former county head coaches Gerold Dickens (Strawberry Crest) and Hugh Dehnert (Leto) and former Tampa Bay Tech/Plant assistant Mo ...
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    Thu. Jan. 19, 2012 at 3:42 p.m. | Joey Knight

  • Updates on Hillsborough head coaching searches

    With Gerold Dickens resigning from Strawberry Crest on Wednesday, there are now six Hillsborough County high schools looking for new head football coaches. Riverview hopes to choose between two finalists soon, said athletic director Kevin Massena. The Sharks are replacing Bruce Gifford, who had the position for three seasons before resigning Sept. ...
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    Thu. Jan. 05, 2012 at 3:23 p.m. | Laura Keeley

  • Times' 2011 all-Hillsborough County football team

    Times' 2011 all-Hillsborough County football team Offensive player of the year Alvin Bailey, Jr., Armwood Why we picked him: Two reasons: 1) No one around was more priceless to his team, and 2) he may just have completed the greatest individual playoff performance in county history. A receiver/punt returner at the season’s outset, Bailey became the ...
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    Fri. Dec. 23, 2011 at 12:03 p.m. | Times Staff

  • Harry Hubbard out as Blake football coach

    Harry Hubbard out as Blake football coach Harry Hubbard won’t be back for a fourth season as the head football coach at Blake. Hubbard was fired from his post Tuesday, he confirmed to the Times. “I’m fine with their decision,” Hubbard said by phone Tuesday. “Like I’ve always said, God always has something in store for you.” ...
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    Tue. Dec. 13, 2011 at 1:14 p.m. | Eduardo A. Encina

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