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  • Boys basketball: Orlando Liberty Christian 77, Lakewood 70 (with video)

    Boys basketball: Orlando Liberty Christian 77, Lakewood 70 (with video) ST. PETERSBURG — From the moment Orlando Liberty Christian Prep's Tacko Fall ducked his head to emerge from the locker room, he was the main attraction. Cameras flashed and jaws dropped Tuesday as fans followed the big man's every elongated step. Fall, a 7-foot-6 forward who is the nation's tallest ...
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    Tue. Dec. 09, 2014 at 11:56 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Boys basketball: A tall task on tap for Lakewood

    Boys basketball: A tall task on tap for Lakewood Tacko Fall seems to unravel upward until he reaches his full height and his head is somewhere in the vicinity of any normal room’s ceiling. Fall, who plays for Orlando Liberty Christian Prep, is simply a very, very tall person at 7 foot, 6 inches, the tallest player in high ...
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    Mon. Dec. 08, 2014 at 7:29 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Boys basketball: Gibbs 58, Lakewood 50

    ST. PETERSBURG — After excruciating losses to neighboring rival Lakewood in the district final and region semifinals last season, Gibbs waited nine months to exact revenge. Relying on a suffocating defense and timely outside shooting, the Gladiators got it in Tuesday’s 58-50 win, grabbing an early edge in the Class ...
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    Tue. Dec. 02, 2014 at 11:15 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Football: Live Oak Suwannee 37, Lakewood 0

    Football: Live Oak Suwannee 37, Lakewood 0 LIVE OAK — Lakewood quarterback Ryan Davis became Pinellas County’s all-time passing leader with 6,760 career yards, surpassing the previous mark of 6,733 set by former East Lake standout Pete DiNovo. Davis needed just 68 yards to become the record-holder in Friday’s Class 5A region final at Live Oak Suwannee. ...
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    Fri. Nov. 28, 2014 at 11:43 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Black Friday wish list of Tampa Bay’s playoff football teams

    Black Friday wish list of Tampa Bay’s playoff football teams Rabid shoppers will converge on area malls Friday for the latest high-tech gizmos and gadgets — all at slashed prices, of course. But on high school football fields around Tampa Bay and beyond, players won’t be entertaining dreams of steals and stocking stuffers. Instead, they’re focused on a attaining little ...
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    Thu. Nov. 27, 2014 at 4:45 p.m. | Rodney Page, Kelly Parsons and Bob Putnam

  • Ryan Davis close to reeling in Pinellas County’s passing record

    Ryan Davis close to reeling in Pinellas County’s passing record ST. PETERSBURG — Barring something unforeseen, Lakewood High School quarterback Ryan Davis should be Pinellas County’s all-time leading passer by the end of Friday night’s Class 5A region final at Live Oak Suwannee. He needs only 68 yards to break former East Lake quarterback Pete DiNovo’s record of 6,733 career ...
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    Wed. Nov. 26, 2014 at 6:07 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • Playoff football: Tampa Bay's road warriors

    Playoff football: Tampa Bay's road warriors Four of Tampa Bay’s seven remaining playoff football teams will hit the road Friday night. Lakewood and Indian Rocks Christian have the farthest to travel by far, and the competition is stout in every matchup. Region finals 7A: Tampa Bay Tech (7-5) at Kissimmee Osceola (11-1), 7:30  Drive time: One ...
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    Mon. Nov. 24, 2014 at 4:29 p.m. | Rodney Page and Kelly Parsons

  • 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

  • Sunday Morning QB: Seven still standing

    Sunday Morning QB: Seven still standing Team of the week Indian Rocks Christian. The Golden Eagles have compiled the type of statistics befitting a team ranked No. 1 in the state in Class 2A. Their 48-12 win over Naples First Baptist marked the 10th win this season by 35 points or more. The offensive balance was ...
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    Sat. Nov. 22, 2014 at 7:38 p.m. | Rodney Page, Kelly Parsons and Bob Putnam

  • HomeTeam Hot Shots: Nominations for Nov. 15-21

    Each week, our HomeTeam staffers nominate male and female Hot Shot athletes from each of the counties we cover. Then we turn the voting over to readers. These nominations span Saturday, Nov. 15  through Friday, Nov. 21. The winners get a T-shirt and bragging rights over every other school in ...
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    Sat. Nov. 22, 2014 at 11:26 a.m. | Times Staff

  • Football: Lakewood 26, River Ridge 3 (with video)

    Football: Lakewood 26, River Ridge 3 (with video) ST. PETERSBURG — Lakewood prepared all week to stop River Ridge running back Chris Schwarz, and for good reason. Schwarz has gained 2,536 yards this season and is the main reason the Knights advanced to the second round of the Class 5A playoffs. But the Spartans also planned to put ...
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    Sat. Nov. 22, 2014 at 12:11 a.m. | Rodney Page

  • The Court Report: Basketball milestones and more

    The Court Report: Basketball milestones and more Wednesday's stars Marco Behori, Seminole: The senior guard had 37 points, including four 3-pointers, in a 72-64 overtime loss to Tarpon Springs. Juwan Durham, Tampa Prep: The four-star recruit scored a team-high 27 points and 10 rebounds in the Terrapins' 76-29 season-opening victory over Dunedin. Hannah Kriston, Mitchell: The sharpshooter ...
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    Thu. Nov. 20, 2014 at 8:57 a.m. | Bob Putnam

  • For the Lawrences and the Browns, basketball and friendship run deep

    For the Lawrences and the Browns, basketball and friendship run deep ST. PETERSBURG — They became friends at Lakewood High School more than 25 years ago, a bond born through basketball. Barry Brown and Anthony Lawrence remained close, even as they continued playing miles away in college (Brown at Jacksonville, Lawrence at Miami) and continents apart as professionals (Brown in Israel, ...
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    Wed. Nov. 19, 2014 at 3:07 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Offenses beware: Grittier Ds abound this postseason

    Offenses beware: Grittier Ds abound this postseason Every year when the high school football playoffs roll around, one thing is a given: Armwood’s defense will be nasty.  And, yes, the unbeaten Hawks are good once again, setting a school record for fewest points allowed in the regular season (23). They’re currently on a streak of five straight ...
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    Tue. Nov. 18, 2014 at 8:12 p.m. | Rodney Page, Kelly Parsons and Bob Putnam

  • Playoff profile: Lakewood RB Tyriek Hopkins

    Playoff profile: Lakewood RB Tyriek Hopkins Ever since 2008, when Cory Moore took over as Lakewood coach, he has reserved No. 4 for a special player. It is worn in honor of a former Lakewood teammate of Moore’s, Carlos Jackson, who was stabbed to death in his junior year in 1994. This year, senior running back ...
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    Mon. Nov. 17, 2014 at 5:50 p.m. | Rodney Page

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