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  • Spring football wrapup

    Spring football wrapup Spring football always introduces us to new faces, gives us a glimpse of turnaround teams and proves that the elite players are still very much top-tier talents. Our thoughts after teams stowed away the pads for spring: Breakout players Trent Chmelik, Countryside: The junior, who is taking over as the ...
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    Thu. June 05, 2014 at 6:24 p.m. | Times Staff

  • Spring football: Lakewood 14, Ocala Vanguard 6 (all-varsity half)

    at Ocala   Lakewood 14, Vanguard 6 (all-varsity half) Spring game-breakers: Lakewood rising senior quarterback Ryan Davis was 11-of-16 for 97 yards and a touchdown. …After a scoreless first quarter of the second half, the Spartans drove down to the Vanguard 3 from their own 42 when Davis lost the ...
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    Fri. May 30, 2014 at 11:48 p.m. | Joseph Kornecki III

  • HomeTeam Huddle: IRC catches a break with quarterback's return

    HomeTeam Huddle: IRC catches a break with quarterback's return INDIAN ROCKS — The biggest question Indian Rocks Christian had at the start of spring practice was who would start at quarterback. The answer was supposed to be Garrett Ross-Johnson, last year’s starter who threw for 1,378 yards and 13 touchdowns in leading the Golden Eagles to the Class 2A ...
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    Wed. May 14, 2014 at 6:40 p.m. | Rodney Page and Bob Putnam

  • HomeTeam Huddle: Blake's Shavar Manuel goes from unknown to D-I darling

    HomeTeam Huddle: Blake's Shavar Manuel goes from unknown to D-I darling TAMPA — Colleges called Blake High School football coach Darryl Gordon all day Tuesday, just like they had the day before, and the day before that. They want to know about Shavar Manuel, the hulking 6-foot-4, 260-pound sophomore defensive lineman who now has the full attention of every team in ...
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    Tue. May 13, 2014 at 7:49 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • HomeTeam Huddle: New school, familiar responsibilities for Austin Carswell

    HomeTeam Huddle: New school, familiar responsibilities for Austin Carswell PLANT CITY — Eight months ago, junior Austin Carswell had almost no experience playing quarterback. In fact, the 6-foot-1 athlete didn’t even begin playing football until his freshman year at Strawberry Crest because he thought he was too small. But when the Chargers’ starting quarterback, Tristan Hyde, went down in ...
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    Fri. May 02, 2014 at 7:53 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Pigskin primer for spring

    Pigskin primer for spring Call spring football at the high school level the early evaluation period. There are big names to replace, with players of the year graduating and moving on to college. Who will fill in? There are new coaches to break in, promising assistant coaches hoping to make the most of their ...
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    Wed. April 30, 2014 at 6:04 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Region softball: East Lake ousted in semifinals

    TARPON SPRINGS — The little things made all the difference for Lakewood Ranch. Taking extra bases, bunting effectively and playing smart defense served the Mustangs (22-7) well as they booked their third straight trip to the Class 7A region finals with a 3-1 victory over East Lake. The Eagles hung ...
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    Tue. April 29, 2014 at 11:20 p.m. | Chuck Frye

  • Region softball: East Lake barely holds on

    Region softball: East Lake barely holds on EAST LAKE — Aliyah Andrews has been described as a game-changer because of her speed. The East Lake sophomore centerfielder, who already has orally committed to LSU, went 2-for-5 with two steals and two runs in Thursday’s Class 7A region quarterfinal against Bradenton Braden River. But her right arm produced ...
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    Thu. April 24, 2014 at 11:56 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • District baseball: Northeast, East Lake reach 7A-9 final

    District baseball: Northeast, East Lake reach 7A-9 final CLEARWATER — Northeast and East Lake took different paths to Friday’s Class 7A-9 final. The Vikings scored early and were never threatened in a 3-0 win over Countryside. East Lake, however, needed extra innings and a little luck to move on. The Eagles were tied with Pinellas Park 1-1 in ...
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    Thu. April 24, 2014 at 12:45 a.m. | Rodney Page

  • Baseball: Q&A with Lakewood INF Bo Bichette

    Baseball: Q&A with Lakewood INF Bo Bichette Lakewood coach Jayce Ganchou recognized the face right away. On an adjacent field at Lake Vista Park in December, former Major League Baseball player Dante Bichette was tossing balls to his son, Dante Jr. The younger Bichette, a player in the Yankees’ minor-league system, was staying in shape during the ...
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    Fri. April 18, 2014 at 3:44 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • District softball: Delay does Lakewood no favors

    ST. PETERSBURG — After securing its first playoff appearance in the Class 5A, District 8 semifinals, Lakewood was looking for more in the championship game against Bradenton Bayshore. The Spartans (15-11) were confident, especially after rallying to beat the Bruins last month to secure the top seed in the district. ...
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    Fri. April 18, 2014 at 2:27 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • District softball roundup: East Lake, Countryside advance to 7A-9 final

    PINELLAS PARK — Two one-run games. Just what one would expect in the balanced Class 7A, District 9 tournament. In Wednesday’s first semifinal, East Lake held off Northeast 5-4. In the second, a pitchers’ duel went the way of top-seeded Countryside, 1-0 over Seminole. Sommer Pollard (two hits, including a ...
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    Thu. April 17, 2014 at 12:42 a.m. | Chuck Frye

  • Pinellas district softball preview with schedules

    Pinellas district softball preview with schedules Admiral Farragut and Lakewood routinely make the playoffs in just about every sport except one — softball. In fact, they’re the only two schools in Pinellas County that have never made the postseason in that sport. Next week, the long wait could be over. The Blue Jackets and Spartans both ...
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    Fri. April 11, 2014 at 6:46 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Four locals on 5A all-state teams

    Four area athletes were among the state’s top 15 boys basketball players in Class 5A. Lakewood senior Jacobi Boykins earned first-team all-state honors by the Florida Association of Basketball Coaches and Source Hoops, the groups announced Tuesday morning. The 6-foot-4 Louisiana Tech recruit took the Spartans to the state title ...
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    Tue. April 08, 2014 at 9:15 a.m. | Matt Baker

  • Lakewood's Anthony Lawrence Jr. commits to Miami

    Lakewood's Anthony Lawrence Jr. commits to Miami Lakewood guard Anthony Lawrence Jr. committed to Miami after taking an unofficial visit to the school Monday. The Lawrence family already had strong ties with the Hurricanes. Lawrence Jr.’s father, Lakewood coach Anthony Lawrence Sr., played for Miami from 1991-93. Lawrence Jr.’s uncle, Pat, also was a Hurricane from 1991-94. ...
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    Mon. March 24, 2014 at 5:48 p.m. | Bob Putnam

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