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  • Lakewood's Tianah Alvarado picks Mississippi

    Lakewood forward Tianah Alvarado has committed to the University of Mississippi. Alvarado, who helped lead the Spartans to the Class 5A state final, visited Mississippi last Sunday through Tuesday. “It feels good to get the decision made," Alvarado said. “I just felt very comfortable there. Coach (Matt Insell) turned around ...
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    Fri. April 26, 2013 at 4:35 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • Lakewood's Tianah Alvarado re-opens recruiting

    Lakewood forward Tianah Alvarado, the Times' Pinellas County player of the year, has been released from her scholarship at Seton Hall and will re-open her recruiting. Alvarado has a visit planned this weekend to the University of Mississippi. "Tianah talked with (new) Seton Hall coach (Tony) Bozzella and he said he ...
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    Wed. April 17, 2013 at 10:13 a.m. | Rodney Page

  • FABC honors Lakewood's Tunsil, Jesuit's Goldman

    Lakewood girls basketball coach Necole Tunsil and Jesuit boys basketball coach Neal Goldman have been named 5A coaches of the year by the Florida Association of Basketball Coaches. A banquet will be held April 28 at Tampa Prep to honor the coaches. Tunsil led Lakewood to a 24-7 season and ...
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    Mon. April 15, 2013 at 1:04 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • Basketball: Times' all-Suncoast girls basketball teams

    Basketball: Times' all-Suncoast girls basketball teams Girls Player of the Year: F Faith Woodard, Sr. Freedom They would spend hours in the quiet of the Bloomingdale High gymnasium, Erica Woodard and her younger, smaller and precociously ambitious shadow.   “Faith was my little Mini-Me,” Erica explained.   As Erica went through her workouts, stopping every now and ...
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    Sat. March 30, 2013 at 3:34 p.m. | Joel Anderson

  • Basketball: Times' all-Pinellas County teams

    Basketball: Times' all-Pinellas County teams Boys player of the year G Dallas Moore, Sr., Boca Ciega Why we picked him: No one has grown more in height or stature in the past four years. After starting out as an undersized outside shooter, Moore morphed into an all-around scoring threat, especially after growing 4 inches before ...
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    Sat. March 23, 2013 at 5:41 p.m. | Times Staff

  • Pinellas girls, boys PCAC basketball teams

    The Pinellas County Athletic Conference girls and boys basketball teams, as voted on by public school coaches: Girls North County First team: Jamie Appelt Sr. Palm Harbor , Tyra Bolden Sr. Clearwater, Alexandria Alford So. Clearwater, Aja Jenkins Sr. Clearwater, Amber Jennings Jr. East Lake, Kadejah Saundres Sr. Tarpon Springs ...
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    Mon. March 18, 2013 at 11:42 a.m. | Times Staff

  • Lakewood girls basketball team to be honored by St. Pete City Council

    In recognition of its run to the Class 5A state final, the Lakewood girls basketball team has been placed on the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting at St. Petersburg's City Hall. The Spartans were put on the agenda by council member Wengay Newton. Coach Necole Tunsil and members of ...
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    Tue. March 12, 2013 at 9:49 a.m. | Rodney Page

  • Basketball: Pinellas girls senior all-star players announced

    The  Pinellas girls basketball senior all-star game is 8 p.m. March 16 at Keswick Christian School. Here are the rosters: South Coaches: D.J. Jackson, Kelley Jones Players: Lakewood's Alexis Ungro and Sydney Taylor-Heyward; Calvary Christian's Caroline Andreassen and Rachel Mostert; Countryside's Ivey Green and Naomi Bellamy; East Lake's Jazmine Vaval; ...
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    Tue. March 05, 2013 at 11:23 a.m. | Rodney Page

  • Basketball: One last look at Pinellas' 2012-13 season

    Basketball: One last look at Pinellas' 2012-13 season Basketball season winds down this week with the boys state tournament in Lakeland, but the season officially ended last week for Pinellas County teams. We’ll select all-county and all-area teams in the weeks to come, but for now we thought it would be fun to look back on some of ...
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    Tue. Feb. 26, 2013 at 6:26 p.m. | Times Staff

  • State girls hoops: Turnovers plague Lakewood in title game

    State girls hoops: Turnovers plague Lakewood in title game LAKELAND – In order to beat Fort Lauderdale Dillard in Saturday’s Class 5A state final, Lakewood coach Necole Tunsil said her team didn’t have to be perfect. The Spartans just needed to be close to perfect. Unfortunately, they were far from perfect.   Lakewood committed 29 turnovers, gave up 19 ...
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    Sat. Feb. 23, 2013 at 11:50 a.m. | Rodney Page

  • Live chat: Lakewood vs. Dillard hoops

    Lakewood takes on a familiar foe in Saturday's Class 5A state final. Defending champion Fort Lauderdale Dillard ousted the Spartans 57-42 in least year's final four. Lakewood, looking for its second state title in three years, hopes to reverse fortunes this time around. We'll be bringing you the action live ...
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    Sat. Feb. 23, 2013 at 9:39 a.m. | Times Staff

  • State girls basketball: Lakewood to play for second title in three years

    State girls basketball: Lakewood to play for second title in three years LAKELAND — Before Lakewood even stepped onto the Lakeland Center court for its Class 5A semifinal against Tallahassee Rickards on Friday morning, the team was oozing confidence. The Spartans did a quick online search and found the Raiders had 12 losses and lacked size. And just after tip-off, their confidence ...
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    Fri. Feb. 22, 2013 at 11:35 a.m. | Rodney Page

  • State girls basketball: Lakewood's Alvarado hopes for repeat of sophomore season

    State girls basketball: Lakewood's Alvarado hopes for repeat of sophomore season ST. PETERSBURG — Tianah Alvarado has learned that life isn’t always a swish. Sometimes it can foul pretty hard. Two years ago, Alvarado was putting the finishing touches on a spectacular sophomore season. She scored a game-high 23, to go along with 13 rebounds and six steals, to lead Lakewood ...
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    Wed. Feb. 20, 2013 at 6:36 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • HomeTeam Hot Shots: Winners for Feb. 9-15

    HomeTeam Hot Shots A spotlight on the Times’ bay area players of the week. Female Hot Shot: Alexis Ungro, Lakewood Sport: Basketball Skinny: Ungro came up big when she was needed most. Despite a wrapped ankle, hyper-extended right arm and bruised ribs from taking a charge, Ungro scored 14 points ...
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    Mon. Feb. 18, 2013 at 4:31 p.m. | Times Staff

  • Region girls basketball roundup: Ungro puts on 'warrior clothes' for Lakewood

    ST. PETERSBURG — Battling a cold she got from coach Necole Tunsil and bruised ribs she got in the region semifinal against Boca Ciega, Lakewood guard Alexis Ungro was in pretty bad shape when she left midway through the fourth quarter of Saturday’s region final against Lake Wales. The Spartans ...
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    Sat. Feb. 16, 2013 at 10:48 p.m. | Rodney Page

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