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  • Girls region basketball: Clearwater muscles past St. Petersburg

    CLEARWATER — From the opening tipoff Friday in the Class 7A-10 district final, Clearwater had one objective: Get the ball underneath as early and often as possible. While it took some time, the Tornadoes’ frenetic pace eventually wore down St. Petersburg 43-36. Aja Jenkins was Clearwater’s main scoring threat, finishing ...
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    Fri. Feb. 03, 2012 at 10:13 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • Girls district basketball: Clearwater, St. Petersburg to face off

    CLEARWATER — As expected, Clearwater and St. Petersburg, the top seeds in the Class 7A, District 10, cruised past their semifinal opponents and will face each other in Friday’s championship game at 7. The host Tornadoes, the top seed, led throughout in a 47-30 win against No. 4 seed Seminole. ...
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    Thu. Feb. 02, 2012 at 12:44 a.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Girls basketball: Pirates' offense cranks up early in 56-36 win over Green Devils

    GULFPORT — Boca Ciega coach Michael Hall had a feeling his team was close to putting together a complete game. Some nights the offense was lacking, some nights it was the defense. Wednesday night against St. Petersburg, everything was clicking. The Pirates jumped on the Green Devils early and never ...
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    Wed. Jan. 04, 2012 at 10:44 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • Girls basketball: Seffner steamrolls into Queen of Palms championship game

    FORT MYERS — Seffner Christian entered the Pearl Division semifinal Thursday afternoon at the Queen of the Palms Classic seeking respect. After a dominating win, the Crusaders not only got their opponent’s awe, but a berth in the championship game. Led by Peyton Walker and three other players who scored ...
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    Thu. Dec. 29, 2011 at 9:01 p.m. | Thomas P. Corwin

  • Fort Myers tournament provides stiffest test for area girls hoops teams

    Fort Myers tournament provides stiffest test for area girls hoops teams When it comes to holiday tournaments, there are two choices for Tampa Bay girls basketball teams. Stick around town, play in a small-field tournament and sleep in their own beds every night. Or get the heck out of town, play against equal or better competition and sleep in a hotel ...
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    Mon. Dec. 19, 2011 at 3:18 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • Girls basketball: Spartans pull away from St. Petersburg

    ST. PETERSBURG — It is not yet Christmas break, but the season already has taken its toll on Lakewood and St. Petersburg.The Spartans are playing without starters Tianah Alvarado (left knee injury) and Shineice Beamon (sprained left ankle). The Green Devils are without junior Tia Brown (left knee). But injuries ...
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    Wed. Dec. 14, 2011 at 9:42 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • Morning Meanderings is back. Hey there, Taylor Emery

    Morning Meanderings is back. Hey there, Taylor Emery So, who missed Morning Meanderings, your one-stop shop for what was hot, cold and interesting from the night before? Go ahead, don't be shy, put that hand up. Well, let's get to it, shall we? PLAYER OF THE NIGHT: Freedom's Taylor Emery, a 5-foot-9 freshman, has started her high school basketball ...
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    Tue. Dec. 06, 2011 at 8:59 a.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Pinellas County girls basketball preview: Lakewood is team to beat

    Ask those who know about girls high school basketball in Pinellas County, and they will not hesitate when asked who has the best team this season. Lakewood.The Spartans have so much talent their bench players could beat most area teams. There is size (6-foot-2 center Shineice Beamon, 6-foot-1 forward Kasey ...
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    Sun. Nov. 13, 2011 at 7:46 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • All-Suncoast girls and boys basketball

    All-Suncoast girls and boys basketball Boys player  of the year Quincy Ford, Sr., F, Gibbs Opponents have learned not to challenge Quincy Ford. Ford, a 6-foot-8 forward, forms a veritable wall as the Gladiators’ last line of defense. The few times opponents dare to enter the lane, they are greeted by long arms that usually ...
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    Sat. April 02, 2011 at 1:48 a.m. | Times Staff

  • Adams, Idom selected for FACA All-Star Classic

    A pair of bay area hoopsters have been chosen for the Florida Athletic Coaches Association All-Star Classic girls basketball game at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach on Saturday. Nicole Adams from Gulf will play for the North All-Star Team. Adams, a 5-foot-10 shooting guard who is headed to Winthrop, averaged 29.7 ...
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    Wed. March 16, 2011 at 1:39 p.m. | Bryan Burns

  • Clearwater's Shaneyfelt records 600th career victory

    Clearwater's Shaneyfelt records 600th career victory CLEARWATER — For Clearwater coach Tom Shaneyfelt, the looming presence of a 600th victory had been as much a curse as a promise. Shaneyfelt, who is in his 26th season of coaching and 18th at Clearwater, started the season with 580 victories. As the season progressed, the buzz among his ...
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    Tue. Jan. 25, 2011 at 12:09 a.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Lakewood pounces on chance after St. Petersburg's Idom fouls out

    ST. PETERSBURG — At halftime Wednesday, St. Petersburg seemingly had everything in its favor. The Green Devils held Lakewood’s explosive offense to six points in the second quarter. Better still, St. Petersburg finished the first half with a 3-pointer from Paige Lewis to go ahead 26-25. Then momentum changed with ...
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    Wed. Jan. 05, 2011 at 11:48 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • St. Petersburg fares well at Basketball Brothers Inc. tourney

    St. Petersburg took third in the Platinum Division of the 72-team Basketball Brothers Inc. girls tournament last week in Fort Myers. The Green Devils went 2-1 with their only loss coming by three points to Orlando Olympia, a team St. Petersburg could potentially face in the Class 6A playoffs. Kamika Idom ...
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    Mon. Jan. 03, 2011 at 2:53 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • St. Petersburg sets tone early in rout of Osceola

    SEMINOLE — If there was rampant optimism before Osceola’s girls basketball game against St. Petersburg, it was understandable. The Warriors entered Tuesday’s home game with a 5-1 record, including wins against Gibbs and Seminole, teams they had struggled with for years. This was a chance for Osceola to gauge its ...
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    Wed. Dec. 08, 2010 at 12:06 a.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Morning Meanderings: Good morning, Dagostino clan

    Morning Meanderings: Good morning, Dagostino clan Just sitting around, waiting for Berkeley Prep volleyball to win another state championship because you know, that's what the Bucs do. ATHLETE OF THE NIGHT I'm not sure I've ever read a volleyball story and wished I had actually the seen the match, but it  had me at "busted lip" ...
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    Thu. Nov. 18, 2010 at 11:29 a.m. | John C. Cotey

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