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  • Volleyball: Hernando gains ground in district

    BROOKSVILLE — Ever since defeating Hernando this season, Weeki Wachee was sitting atop the Class 5A, District 7 standings, controlling its destiny as the postseason drew closer. That run came to a close Wednesday night when the Leopards won in four games over the Hornets, 24-26, 25-23, 25-21, 25-22. Hernando ...
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    Wed. Oct. 02, 2013 at 10:35 p.m. | Derek J. LaRiviere

  • North Suncoast: Sunday Morning QB

    North Suncoast: Sunday Morning QB  Sharks D answers the call Nature Coast coach Charles Liggett took a gamble Friday night. He freed his defense to go after the ball, and it paid off. Four fumble recoveries and an interception drove Nature Coast to a 29-28 victory over district rival Pasco. Two of those fumbles came ...
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    Sat. Sept. 28, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. | Times Staff

  • Football: Zephyrhills 42, Weeki Wachee 7

    ZEPHYRHILLS — In the days leading up to Zephyrhills’ meeting with Class 5A, District 6 foe Weeki Wachee on Friday, coach Reginald Roberts preached about being efficient and putting together a full game of effort. The message paid off as the Bulldogs scored touchdowns on five of their first seven ...
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    Fri. Sept. 27, 2013 at 11:14 p.m. | Jeff Odom

  • Football: Hernando 27, Weeki Wachee 10

    WEEKI WACHEE — The 2013 campaign hasn’t been an easy one for Hernando. After losing to two state-ranked opponents and having a third game cancelled due to weather, the Leopards welcomed Friday’s Class 5A, District 6 opener against Weeki Wachee. Hernando capitalized on that enthusiasm in a 27-10 victory. “I ...
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    Fri. Sept. 20, 2013 at 11:07 p.m. | Derek J. LaRiviere

  • Football: Hudson 35, Weeki Wachee 22

    LAND O’LAKES — The Hudson duo of Noah Siegrist and Zach Russell proved much for Weeki Wachee in a 35-22 Cobras victory Friday. Siegrist opened the scoring in the first quarter with the first of his two touchdown runs, this one from 5 yards out. Weeki Wachee (1-2) tied the ...
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    Fri. Sept. 13, 2013 at 11:04 p.m. | Tim Porson

  • Football: Springstead 14, Weeki Wachee 0

    Football: Springstead 14, Weeki Wachee 0 photo gallery WEEKI WACHEE — Despite being caught in epic rain and a lightning delay, Springstead and Weeki Wachee grinded out the first official meeting between their programs Friday night. The Eagles eventually emerged with a 14-0 victory in the Hornets Nest, but Weeki Wachee held its own against one ...
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    Sat. Sept. 07, 2013 at 1:20 a.m. | Derek J. LaRiviere

  • Rutgers, West Virginia among Marcus Applefield's top five

    Weeki Wachee OT Marcus Applefield has unveiled his top five schools: Purdue, Rutgers, Vanderbilt, Virginia and West Virginia. Applefield, the first major recruit in Hornets history, made his announcement Wednesday afternoon on Twitter. USF, UCF, Missouri, Kentucky, FAU, FIU and Oklahoma State were among the programs that didn’t make his ...
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    Wed. Sept. 04, 2013 at 4:02 p.m. | Matt Baker

    • Recruit: Marcus Applefield
      Purdue University, Rutgers University, University of Virginia, Vanderbilt University, West Virginia University
  • Football: Weeki Wachee 28, Interlachen 6

    Weeki Wachee opened its second varsity season with a win on the road at Interlachen. The Hornets jumped to a 14-0 lead early but stumbled in the second quarter after abandoning the run. Weeki Wachee (1-0) recovered in the second half, scoring TDs in the third and fourth quarters to ...
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    Sat. Aug. 31, 2013 at 1:06 a.m. | Matt Baker

  • Countdown to kickoff on the North Suncoast (with video)

    Countdown to kickoff on the North Suncoast (with video) The high school football season opens Friday, finally, with the North Suncoast’s 19 teams playing in 12 games across the state. As the clock ticks toward kickoff, we’ve counted down some of the biggest stories, from five intriguing debuts to one historical streak that could come to an end. Five ...
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    Thu. Aug. 29, 2013 at 2:58 p.m. | Matt Baker

  • Preseason football: Weeki Wachee 16, Lecanto 15

    The Hornets officially came away with a one-point win on the road in their classic, though the varsity team trailed 15-10 at the end of the third quarter, when the junior varsity team took the field. Jon King starred for Weeki Wachee, scoring on a touchdown run of more than ...
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    Fri. Aug. 23, 2013 at 11:28 a.m. | Matt Baker

  • HomeTeam 100: Spotlight on Weeki Wachee's Marcus Applefield

    HomeTeam 100: Spotlight on Weeki Wachee's Marcus Applefield We're featuring some of our HomeTeam 100 players, including our No. 24 player, Weeki Wachee OL Marcus Applefield: Applefield and his Hornets debuted last year with their first fall of all-varsity competition. Looking back, Applefield considers it a test run for 2013. “It was pretty much a preseason for this ...
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    Mon. Aug. 12, 2013 at 3:11 p.m. | Matt Baker

  • HomeTeam 100: Players 21-30

    HomeTeam 100: Players 21-30 Our second annual countdown of the top 100 football players in Tampa Bay — compiled after a spring and summer of evaluating talent, and a couple of brawls between staffers. Also in this series: 91-100 81-90 71-80 61-70 51-60 41-50 31-40
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    Mon. Aug. 12, 2013 at 2:42 p.m. | Times Staff

  • Florida State looking at Weeki Wachee OT Applefield

    Weeki Wachee offensive tackle Marcus Applefield holds offers from 10 of the 11 schools he visited this summer. The exception was Florida State — although an offer might not be far away. At least one recruiting analyst was buzzing about the 6-foot-7, 275-pound senior’s performance in Tallahassee. Although the Seminoles ...
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    Fri. Aug. 02, 2013 at 1:01 p.m. | Matt Baker

    • Recruit: Marcus Applefield
      Rutgers University, University of Central Florida, University of Kentucky, University of South Florida, West Virginia University
  • District deconstruction: 5A-6

    District deconstruction: 5A-6 We’re breaking down a football district a day this summer: Teams Central Hernando Nature Coast Pasco South Sumter Weeki Wachee Zephyrhills Must-see game Oct. 4, South Sumter at Pasco: South Sumter gave the Pirates their last regular-season loss — a 32-7 defeat in Week 2 of 2009. The teams have ...
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    Mon. July 01, 2013 at 2:45 p.m. | Matt Baker

  • Maryland football makes 20 offers for Marcus Applefield

    Marcus Applefield, Weeki Wachee OL (6-7, 275) The latest: Applefield earned his 20th offer Wednesday, from Maryland, Hornets coach Mark Lee said in a text message. The Terps are his first offer in - gasp! - a month. Offers: Marshall, UMass, Rutgers, FAU, Vanderbilt, USF, FIU, UCF, Kentucky, Virginia, Purdue, West Virginia, ...
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    Wed. June 19, 2013 at 1:14 p.m. | Matt Baker

    • Recruit: Marcus Applefield
      University of Kentucky, University of Maryland, University of Missouri, University of South Florida
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