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  • Football: Strawberry Crest 22, Freedom 14

    DOVER — Two late fumble recoveries gave Freedom (1-4, 0-1) a comeback chance, but the Strawberry Crest (4-2, 1-0) defense played a consistent game, eventually sealing the win with an interception. Penalties, specifically personal fouls, against the Charger defense kept the Patriots in the game until the final seconds. “We ...
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    Fri. Sept. 27, 2013 at 11:20 p.m. | Bobby Winsler

  • Football: Wharton 19, Freedom 6

    TAMPA — In a game where wet field conditions made it tough on both teams to move the ball, Wharton relied on sound defense and special teams to defeat New Tampa rival Freedom 19-6 Thursday night. The Wharton defense struck first late in the first quarter when cornerback Jermey Jefferson ...
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    Thu. Sept. 12, 2013 at 11:33 p.m. | Mike McCollum

  • Football: Freedom 17, Middleton 14

    TAMPA — In a game plagued by miscues and penalties, the Patriots escaped with a win. After a short touchdown run by Freedom’s DJ Grant, the fireworks lit up. Senior Heath Grady made a 45-yard field goal to extend the lead to 10-0 at the half. Next up, Grant took ...
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    Fri. Sept. 06, 2013 at 11:42 p.m. | Andy Warrener

  • Football: King 34, Freedom 9

    Once the Lions were able to hang on to the ball they had a big time, scoring 27 second-half points to gain a road victory. “We played as a team, the assistant coaches did a great job,” said King head coach Alvin Davis. King was up 7-6 at the break ...
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    Sat. Aug. 31, 2013 at 1:11 a.m. | Times Staff

  • Preseason football: Bloomingdale 30, Freedom 14

    TAMPA — Bloomingdale started off fast by scoring two touchdowns — one by Doug Sandberg and another on a pass by sophomore quarterback Isaiah Mcintyre — and put the game away with a decisive second half to beat Freedom 30-14 in a preseason classic Friday. Freedom rallied from a 14-0 ...
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    Fri. Aug. 23, 2013 at 11:39 a.m. | Danielle Collins

  • HomeTeam 100: Spotlight on Freedom's Scott Patchan

    HomeTeam 100: Spotlight on Freedom's Scott Patchan We're featuring some of our HomeTeam 100 players, including our No. 61 player, Freedom DE Scott Patchan: He looks more like a basketball player than a kid who plays football. “Blame my metabolism,” the 6-foot-6, 230-pounder Scott Patchan quips. In a family that has produced two football behemoths — dad ...
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    Thu. Aug. 01, 2013 at 4:48 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • HomeTeam 100: Players 71-80

    HomeTeam 100: Players 71-80 Our second annual countdown of the top 100 football players in Tampa Bay — compiled after a spring and summer of evaluating talent, and a couple of brawls between staffers. Also in this series: 91-100 81-90
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    Wed. July 31, 2013 at 4:10 p.m. | Times Staff

  • District deconstruction: 7A-7

    District deconstruction: 7A-7 We’re breaking down a football district a day. Today: Class 7A, District 7. Teams Freedom Gaither Sickles Steinbrenner Tampa Bay Tech Wiregrass Ranch Must-see game Tampa Bay Tech at Gaither, Oct. 25. This will be a rematch of the 35-32 thriller narrowly won by Gaither last year after squandering a ...
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    Thu. July 11, 2013 at 8:36 p.m. | Times Staff

  • Freedom stays hot, wins 7on7U event

    If 7-on-7 football translates at all to the real stuff, Freedom coach Todd Donohoe is going to like this upcoming football season. The Patriots, who were one of the top teams in the county spring league, kept their non-padded roll going by capturing first place at the 7on7U tournament at ...
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    Sun. June 23, 2013 at 5:42 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Spring football: Jamboree at Freedom

    At Freedom Scores: Tampa Bay Tech 26, Wharton 0 King 12, Freedom 6 Spring game-breakers: Tampa Bay Tech’s all-Deon backfield is going to be a handful — a couple handfuls, actually — in the fall. Thompson, the rising senior running back, started off the game with a 66-yard touchdown run ...
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    Thu. May 23, 2013 at 11:39 p.m. | Joel Anderson

  • Recruiting roundup: Four more linemen you should know

    Recruiting roundup: Four more linemen you should know TAMPA — While big names like East Lake’s Mason Cole, Lakewood’s Isaiah Wynn and St. Petersburg Catholic’s Reilly Gibbons head up a class of offensive linemen that might be Tampa Bay’s best ever, the river of talent across the line of scrimmage this year is a deep one, running from ...
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    Sat. May 11, 2013 at 3:11 p.m. | John C. Cotey

    • Recruit: Jake Fruhmorgen
      Florida State University, University of Miami, Vanderbilt University
  • Western Kentucky offers Freedom 2014 OL Dillon Browne

    Freedom offensive lineman Dillon Browne has received his first college scholarship offer, from Western Kentucky, according to Patriots coach Todd Donahoe. Browne has been a two-year starter for the Patriots, earning second-team all-Western Conference honors last year as a junior. The 6-foot-4, 238-pound Browne will be one of the anchors ...
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    Mon. May 06, 2013 at 11:54 p.m. | Joel Anderson

  • HomeTeam Huddle: Ridiculously big expectations at Carrollwood Day

    HomeTeam Huddle: Ridiculously big expectations at Carrollwood Day TAMPA — After a one-year hiatus from football, Carrollwood Day rising senior left tackle/defensive end Adonis Welch is back with the Patriots, who project him to be as dominant in the trenches as he is in the paint. A 6-foot-8, 260-pound power forward with at least one Division I basketball ...
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    Mon. May 06, 2013 at 8:13 p.m. | Times Staff

  • Spring football primer: Year of the Lineman

    Spring football primer: Year of the Lineman When we went looking for the stars of 2013, we zipped right past the pretty-boy quarterbacks, the speedy running backs, the hard-hitting linebackers and the fancy-footed wide receivers and defensive backs. This year, they’ll be taking a back seat to those referred to, lovingly, by their coaches as the big ...
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    Tue. April 30, 2013 at 8:34 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Freedom DB Romp commits to Berry

    Freedom senior defensive back Zach Romp has committed to Berry College in Georgia, according to coach Todd Donohoe. Last fall, the 5-foot-9, 166-pound Romp had 37 tackles, two interceptions and defended six passes for the Patriots. Berry College is a private liberal arts college of about 1,900 students in northwest ...
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    Fri. April 12, 2013 at 5:24 p.m. | Joel Anderson

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