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  • Midweek Grab Bag: Blowing John C. Cotey's mind one week at a time

    Midweek Grab Bag: Blowing John C. Cotey's mind one week at a time Welcome to the Midweek Grab Bag. We suggest you pour yourself a nice cool beverage, find a comfortable place to sit, and enjoy a nice bowl of numbers soup.  Grab Bag power rankings  Here are the 20 hottest things in high school football right now. 1. (1) Pinellas County football: ...
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    Wed. Sept. 17, 2014 at 11:23 a.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Sunday Morning QB: These guys weather any storm

    Sunday Morning QB: These guys weather any storm Four 200-yard rushing performances Chris Schwarz, River Ridge: The bulldozing back rushed for a career-high 299 yards and five touchdowns in a 42-21 win over Wiregrass Ranch. His rushing total in Week 3 was more than in his first two games combined (293).  Stephon Williams, Calvary Christian: The senior transfer ...
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    Sat. Sept. 13, 2014 at 8:16 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • HomeTeam Hot Shots: Nominations for Sept. 6-12

    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, Sept. 5-12. The winners get a T-shirt and bragging rights over every other school in the area. Read up ...
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    Sat. Sept. 13, 2014 at 11:02 a.m. | Times Staff

  • Football: River Ridge 42, Wiregrass Ranch 21

    NEW PORT RICHEY — Wiregrass Ranch opened the game in shocking fashion with a kickoff return and fumble return for a score in the opening minute. Then the game was delayed for one hour and it was exactly what River Ridge needed. Lead by bruising junior running back Chris Schwarz ...
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    Sat. Sept. 13, 2014 at 1:44 a.m. | Alejandro Tamayo

  • Football: Sunlake 28, River Ridge 0

    LAND O’LAKES — Not only did River Ridge have to focus on getting past one of Pasco County’s top defensive teams Friday night, but the field proved to be unsurpassable as well. The Royal Knights fell 28-0 to powerhouse Sunlake. Neither team got off to the start it planned. River ...
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    Sat. Sept. 06, 2014 at 12:29 a.m. | Alejandro Tamayo

  • HomeTeam Hot Shots: River Ridge's Jessica Babcock, female winner for Aug. 23-29

    HomeTeam Hot Shots: River Ridge's Jessica Babcock, female winner for Aug. 23-29 Female Hot Shot of  the Week  The River Ridge volleyball team might be young, but it hasn’t held the Royal Knights back so far. And senior captain Jessica Babcock is a main reason why.  Since Babcock is just one of two seniors on an 11-person roster, coach Nicole Rossman holds ...
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    Tue. Sept. 02, 2014 at 6:48 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Sunday Morning Quarterback: Underdogs have their day

    Sunday Morning Quarterback: Underdogs have their day SMQ Player of the Week: Dillon O’Toole, River Ridge Since getting hired at his alma mater in 2011, River Ridge coach Ryan Benjamin has spent a lot of time thinking about beating Land O’Lakes. He even bought a trophy — a gator mouth embedded on a black marble plaque — ...
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    Sat. Aug. 30, 2014 at 7:13 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • HomeTeam Hot Shots: Nominations for Aug. 23-29

    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, Aug. 23 through Friday, Aug. 29. The winners get a T-shirt and bragging rights over every other school in the ...
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    Sat. Aug. 30, 2014 at 1:52 p.m. | Times Staff

  • Four quarters: Rounding up the best and brightest from Friday night

    Four quarters: Rounding up the best and brightest from Friday night 4 teams to believe in Lennard: Supporters of Lennard, just 1-19 over the past two seasons, spent the past few days practically guaranteeing the Longhorns would beat East Bay. And, well, boom went the dynamite in a 28-7 win. Gulf: The Bucs have been more awful than the Longhorns recently. ...
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    Sat. Aug. 30, 2014 at 2:17 a.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Football: River Ridge 21, Land O'Lakes 14

    NEW PORT RICHEY — As the final whistle sounded, it was nothing but triumph for the Royal Knights — 18 long years since they last defeated Land O’Lakes.It came down to one drive, one on which it seemed as if Gators quarterback James Pensyl would lead the tying drive in ...
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    Sat. Aug. 30, 2014 at 12:57 a.m. | Alejandro Tamayo

  • Football: A baker’s dozen destined for greatness

    Football: A baker’s dozen destined for greatness Everyone knows how good Sickles’ Ray Ray McCloud III, East Lake’s George Campbell and Armwood’s Byron Cowart are. These are the lesser known guys we expect to take their turns in the spotlight this season. You can thank us in December.   WR/DB Tyree Austin, Sr., Pasco: While not the ...
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    Thu. Aug. 28, 2014 at 3:33 p.m. | Times Staff

  • Preseason football: River Ridge 37, Hernando 32

    NEW PORT RICHEY — Despite the incredible effort by Hernando running back D’Angelo Fagin, the efforts of junior running backs Chris Schwarz and Patrick Cook proved to too much for a gassed Leopard defense Friday night. What happened next might be the greatest comeback Ryan Benjamin had ever seen as ...
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    Sat. Aug. 23, 2014 at 12:52 a.m. | Alejandro Tamayo

  • River Ridge hands softball program to Kurt Goluba

    Kurt Goluba, an assistant coach for the River Ridge softball team the past two seasons as well as the father of ace Makenzie Goluba, has been hired to replace longtime coach Ernie Beck, becoming the program's third coach. Goluba, who has coached little league and travel ball teams in Pasco ...
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    Tue. Aug. 12, 2014 at 12:41 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • River Ridge: 2014 football preview

    River Ridge: 2014 football preview River Ridge Coach: Ryan Benjamin (fourth season, 13-17) Last season: 3-7  Class/district: 5A-7  Colors: Purple and silver Stadium: James Valentine Stadium, 11646 Town Center Road, New Port Richey Playoff history: 1995, 1996, 1998 Last appearance: Lost 42-5 to Ocala Vanguard Season schedule Aug. 29 vs. Land O’Lakes, 7:30 Sept. 5 ...
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    Mon. Aug. 11, 2014 at 7:23 p.m. | Derek J. LaRiviere

  • Class 5A, District 7: 2014 football preview

    Class 5A, District 7: 2014 football preview We’re rolling out daily district previews for all 78 varsity football teams in the area. Today we look at a wide-open all-Pasco County district. Overview For a district that doesn’t have any dominant teams, nationally ranked recruits or teams with lots of depth, 5A-7 has real potential to be one ...
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    Mon. Aug. 11, 2014 at 4:34 p.m. | John C. Cotey

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