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  • Saladino baseball: Strawberry Crest's Moclair tosses no-hitter

    BRANDON — Mark Moclair knew late in Wednesday’s Saladino Tournament quarterfinal that he was in the midst of a special game. It wasn’t until the junior right-hander glanced over at the Strawberry Crest dugout in the final inning and saw his teammates ready to swarm the field that he realized ...
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    Thu. March 13, 2014 at 12:12 a.m. | Matt Baker

  • Softball: Lady ’Canes Invitational primer

    Softball: Lady ’Canes Invitational primer The Lady ’Canes Invitational gives area softball teams a rare opportunity to play in a local tournament. The 16-team field has teams from Hillsborough, Pasco and Pinellas counties and includes three of the four teams that played in last year’s semifinals — Palm Harbor University, Plant and River Ridge. Here ...
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    Wed. March 12, 2014 at 6:10 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Baseball: Saladino at Newsome, Day 3

    At Newsome Scores Gaither 9, TBT 7        Leto 2, Bloomingdale 1 Jefferson 2, Durant 1    Newsome 7, Lennard 1 Pitchers of the day Leto’s Felix Dieguez (2-2) went all seven innings, with three walks and one strikeout, and he gave up just one earned run on three hits. The ...
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    Tue. March 11, 2014 at 9:47 p.m. | Andy Warrener

  • Baseball: Saladino at Newsome, Day 2

    At Newsome Scores Leto 5, Tampa Bay Tech 1 Bloomingdale 3, Gaither 0 Jefferson 11, Lennard 1 (five innings) Newsome 2, Durant 0 Pitchers of the day Leto freshman left-hander Pablo Diaz pitched a complete game against Tampa Bay Tech, giving up seven hits, walking two and striking out four. ...
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    Mon. March 10, 2014 at 9:27 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Baseball: Saladino at Newsome, Day 1

    At Newsome Scores Gaither 3, Leto 1 Bloomingdale 13, Tampa Bay Tech 3 Durant 6, Lennard 1 Jefferson 7, Newsome 0 Pitchers of the day Chelsea Baker, the only female baseball player in Hillsborough County, went five innings for the win in her debut for Durant. A knuckleballer who mixed ...
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    Sat. March 08, 2014 at 10:55 p.m. | Steve Lee

  • Hillsborough: Softball super 7, stats

    Times’ super 7 Records through Wednesday 1. Bloomingdale (6-0): The Bulls are ranked ninth in the state in Class 8A after posting back-to-back shutouts against Wharton and Riverview. 2. Strawberry Crest (6-1): The good news: The Chargers have three straight shutout victories, including one over rival Plant City. The bad ...
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    Thu. Feb. 27, 2014 at 12:12 p.m. | Matt Baker

  • Region basketball: Largo pulls away from Jefferson

    LARGO — For one quarter, Largo made basketball look like a joy ride, a frantic series of full-court sprints, pull-up 3-pointers and body-twisting layups as it opened a 10-point lead in Thursday’s Class 6A region quarterfinal against Jefferson. But all that sprinting and shooting came to a halt. Suddenly, the ...
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    Thu. Feb. 13, 2014 at 11:23 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • District boys basketball: Lennard lands first title

    TAMPA — Every day after practice, Lennard junior Diontae Johnson practices free throws for 10 minutes in anticipation of moments like the one he faced late in the Longhorns’ Class 6A, District 9 final against Jefferson, Saturday night at Hillsborough. With the Longhorns leading by a point with 28 seconds ...
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    Sat. Feb. 08, 2014 at 11:11 p.m. | Bryan Burns

  • Boys district basketball: Lennard gets shot at Jefferson in 6A-9

    Lennard defeated Chamberlain 74-71 in an overtime thriller to advance to the district final Saturday against top-seeded Jefferson, a 74-48 winner over King. “We outlasted them,” Lennard coach Danny Gaddis said. “That’s perseverance.” Tied at 65 through regulation, Lennard (21-4) took a 72-67 lead in overtime on a Caelen Watts ...
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    Thu. Feb. 06, 2014 at 1:05 a.m. | Steve Lee

  • Jefferson receivers take friendship to Temple football

    Jefferson receivers take friendship to Temple football TAMPA – Jefferson WR Derrick Ingram was a solid Ohio commit when Temple began to recruit him hard. So when the Owls flew down from Philadelphia to visit Ingram, he told them he’d consider Temple – on one condition. “I told them…don’t offer me if you’re not gonna offer (teammate) ...
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    Wed. Feb. 05, 2014 at 5:35 p.m. | Matt Baker

  • Emotions trip up USF signee Juwuan Brown

    Emotions trip up USF signee Juwuan Brown TAMPA – As his family, friends and teammates filed into the media center, Jefferson LB Juwuan Brown looked at the ground. He buried his head in his hands. He bit his shirt. And when it was time for him to speak as he signed with USF, he couldn’t stop choking ...
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    Wed. Feb. 05, 2014 at 4:48 p.m. | Matt Baker

  • Deiondre Porter sticks with Gators

    Deiondre Porter sticks with Gators TAMPA – After Jefferson ATH Deiondre Porter changed his mind once, he never wavered again. The Times’ all-Suncoast offensive player of the year made his flip from USF to Florida official Wednesday morning by signing with the Gators. “As soon as I gave my word, I cut off all my ...
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    Wed. Feb. 05, 2014 at 12:32 p.m. | Matt Baker

  • Jefferson's Porter adds Guy Toph Award to honors

    Jefferson's Porter adds Guy Toph Award to honors TAMPA — When Deiondre Porter put on his white vest and matching bow tie in preparation for the 2014 Hillsborough County fall sports awards ceremony, he did so thinking he was simply one of many being considered to receive the Guy Toph trophy, the award given annually to the county's ...
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    Thu. Jan. 30, 2014 at 3:08 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Jefferson ATH Deiondre Porter commits to Florida

    Jefferson ATH Deiondre Porter commits to Florida It didn’t take long for Jefferson athlete Deiondre Porter to make up his mind. Less than a week after officially decommitting from USF, the Tampa Bay Times’ all-Suncoast offensive player of the year orally pledged to Florida. The three-star recruit announced his college choice Monday evening on the Bright House ...
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    Mon. Jan. 20, 2014 at 6:15 p.m. | Matt Baker

  • Boys basketball: Moore pushes Jefferson past Lennard

    TAMPA — Maurice Moore has missed the bulk of the season with an ankle injury and Jefferson coach Eric Hayes’ plan has been to judiciously ease his leading scorer from a season ago, a junior who returned following the winter break, back into the lineup. If Friday night was any ...
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    Fri. Jan. 17, 2014 at 11:49 p.m. | Brandon Wright

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