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  • Tampa Bay Times’ all-Tampa Bay baseball teams (with video)

    Tampa Bay Times’ all-Tampa Bay baseball teams (with video) Pinellas Pitcher of the Year: Tim Luth, Sr., Dunedin Season stats: 9-1, 0.87 ERA, 51 strikeouts in 56 innings Season highlight: Luth said there was no particular game that stood out. Instead, he said the highlight was being able to play with friends he has known since elementary school. “We’ve ...
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    Fri. June 12, 2015 at 2:45 p.m. | Rodney Page and Kelly Parsons

  • Tampa Bay Times' all-county baseball teams (with video)

    Tampa Bay Times' all-county baseball teams (with video) NORTH SUNCOAST Player of the Year: SS Corey Mumaw, Sr., Wesley Chapel Pitcher of the Year: RHP Nate Pearson, Sr., Bishop McLaughlin Coach of the Year: Jeff Swymer, Bishop McLaughlin First team P Branden McLeod, Sr., Wesley Chapel P Carson Ragsdale, Jr., Bishop McLaughlin P Franklin German, Sr., Bishop McLaughlin ...
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    Fri. June 12, 2015 at 2:44 p.m. | Rodney Page and Kelly Parsons

  • Spring football: Jamboree at Bloomingdale

    Spring football: Jamboree at Bloomingdale At Bloomingdale Scores: Newsome 14, Durant 0; Brandon 38, Bloomingdale 0 Spring game-breakers: Braxton Harris scored on a 34-yard touchdown run on Newsome’s first drive to put the Wolves up 7-0. Fellow rising senior Cole Schaller connected with 6-foot-4 receiver Drew Willis from 22 yards out for the other Newsome score. ...
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    Fri. May 22, 2015 at 12:10 a.m. | Rick Cantor

  • Region baseball: Steinbrenner 1, Brandon 0 (16 innings)

    LUTZ — For the first several innings of the region quarterfinal between Brandon and Steinbrenner on Thursday night, it seemed as if whichever starting pitcher lasted the longest on the mound would win the game. Streinbrenner right-hander CJ Van Eyk and Brandon lefty Antonio Velez each accrued nine strikeouts through ...
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    Thu. April 30, 2015 at 11:37 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • District baseball: Durant 3, Brandon 1

    BRANDON — Thanks to a failed bunt attempt, Zach Barfield tripled to the right-centerfield gap to fuel Durant’s three-run fifth inning in Friday’s 3-1 win over Brandon for the Class 7A, District 7 title. That gave the Cougars (20-6) three straight district championships, including the past two over the Eagles ...
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    Fri. April 24, 2015 at 10:09 p.m. | Steve Lee

  • District baseball: Durant takes advantage of miscue

    District baseball: Durant takes advantage of miscue BRANDON — Durant started the season as one of the hottest teams at the plate in Hillsborough County. But for most of the Cougars’ Class 7A, District 7 semifinal against Plant City on Wednesday, they just couldn’t seem to get anything going. No. 1-seeded Durant, which beat the Raiders both ...
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    Wed. April 22, 2015 at 9:38 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Baseball: Durant 1, Brandon 0

    BRANDON — For seven innings, Brandon left-hander Antonio Velez put on a show, striking out 12 and giving up just one hit to district foe Durant.  But as it turned out, one hit was all the Cougars needed.  Velez had retired 10 of 12 batters before senior second baseman Cade ...
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    Tue. March 24, 2015 at 10:06 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Saladino Baseball Tournament: Day 3 at Brandon

    At Brandon Scores Hillsborough 13, East Bay 6 Riverview 12, Gaither 4 Leto 15, Blake 1 (five innings) Brandon 5, Wharton 4 Pitchers of the day Brandon's Jack Hubbard pitched four innings, allowed two hits and struck out three, but the Eagle bullpen couldn't hold a lead for him. ...Riverview ...
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    Tue. March 10, 2015 at 11:19 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Saladino Baseball Tournament: Day 1 at Brandon

    At Brandon Scores Hillsborough 10, Gaither 6 Riverview 2, East Bay 1 Leto 8, Wharton 0 Brandon 16, Blake 0 (five innings) Pitchers of the day Leto right-hander JoJo Bergollo tossed a no-hitter at Wharton. Helped by a defense that flawlessly handled 11 ground balls, Bergollo's effort was punctuated by ...
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    Sat. March 07, 2015 at 11:22 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • 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

  • HomeTeam boys hoops 25: Gibbs debuts at the top

    HomeTeam boys hoops 25: Gibbs debuts at the top 1. Gibbs (2-0): No bay area team displays as much defensive tenacity as the Gladiators. They allowed a combined 59 points in wins against Northeast and Pinellas Park last week. Despite losing guard Daniel Davis, who transferred to Tarpon Springs, Gibbs still has depth. Barry Brown, a Kansas State commit, ...
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    Mon. Nov. 24, 2014 at 3:08 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Football: Brandon 40, Berkeley Prep 13

    BRANDON — On Brandon’s senior night, the Eagles beat Berkeley Prep 40-13 and dominated all three phases — offense, defense and special teams. Junior wide receiver Ryan Sass returned a punt 60 yards for a touchdown to make it 14-0 early in the first quarter. The defense forced two turnovers ...
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    Sat. Nov. 08, 2014 at 12:50 a.m. | J.J. Garrett

  • 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

  • Eychner’s vision for Brandon finally coming into focus

    Eychner’s vision for Brandon finally coming into focus BRANDON — On the wall of coach Dean Eychner’s darkened office — a room he keeps that way in order to keep his players calm and focused during the team’s daily study hall — is a small sign that reads ‘WORK ETHIC’ in large, capital letters. To the stream of ...
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    Thu. Oct. 30, 2014 at 1:55 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Football: Brandon 28, East Bay 17

    BRANDON — Keith Cook ran for 106 yards and two touchdowns as Brandon remained in control of its playoff destiny with a 28-17 victory over 7A District 8 rival East Bay on Friday. The surprising Eagles (6-2, 2-1) opened with a time-consuming drive capped by a 14-yard touchdown toss from ...
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    Sat. Oct. 25, 2014 at 1:06 a.m. | Rick Cantor

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