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  • Boys basketball: Ulbrich's buzzer beater lifts Wharton

    LITHIA — Wharton’s JC Ulbrich sunk just one basket Friday night, but it was a big one. Ulbrich connected on a buzzer beater near the top of the key as Wharton rallied to stun host Newsome 55-54. “Just like we drew it up,” joked Wharton coach Tommy Tonelli. A pass ...
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    Fri. Dec. 13, 2013 at 9:59 p.m. | Brandon Wright

  • Boys basketball: Litton's persistence pays for Wharton

    TAMPA — After his first two tries at a winning shot resulted in grimaces, Chase Litton finally got to crack a smile. Litton’s 15-footer with eight seconds left in overtime Monday gave host Wharton a 54-52 victory over Bloomingdale. His team down a point, Litton had originally been targeted for ...
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    Mon. Dec. 02, 2013 at 10:02 p.m. | Darek Sharp

  • Wharton's Sean McNamee thanks medical staff for saving his life

    Wharton's Sean McNamee thanks medical staff for saving his life TAMPA — Sean McNamee has had a lot of good days since the bad one that nearly took his life almost two months ago. Wednesday was one of the good days. The 16-year-old Wharton High School football player chatted with the nurses that helped save his life, hugged the surgeon ...
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    Wed. Nov. 20, 2013 at 12:14 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Girls state swimming: East Lake's Aitchison wins four golds

    Girls state swimming: East Lake's Aitchison wins four golds STUART — East Lake’s Alexandra Aitchison, a member of the Canadian junior national swim team, moved from Arizona this summer to train year-round and face better competition.  The end result came at Saturday’s Class 4A state meet, where Aitchison left competitors in her wake with individual titles in the 200-yard ...
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    Sat. Nov. 16, 2013 at 10:04 p.m. | Bob Putnam

  • Sunday Morning QB, playoff edition

    Sunday Morning QB, playoff edition Five things we learned Friday night 1. First round’s pretty predictable. Friday pitted the runners-up from one district against champions from another. The runners-up who did win — Pinellas Park, Jefferson, St. Petersburg Catholic and Tarpon Springs — were mostly expected to, and the champions rolled. If anything surprised us, ...
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    Sat. Nov. 16, 2013 at 7:46 p.m. | Times Staff

  • Football: Orlando Dr. Phillips 37, Wharton 10

    ORLANDO — Wharton hadn’t been able to sustain a long drive all night. In fact, its only score through three quarters — a 27-yard field goal right before halftime — came after Orlando Dr. Phillips’ Rudy Norwood threw an interception and the Wildcats got the ball deep into Panthers territory. ...
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    Fri. Nov. 15, 2013 at 11:44 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • In Jeff Keil, Wharton puts its trust

    In Jeff Keil, Wharton puts its trust Bloomingdale had scored 23 unanswered points to take a sizable lead against Wharton in a Nov. 1 game the Wildcats desperately needed to win to seal their playoff fate. The Wildcats (7-3, 3-2), down by one point late in the fourth quarter after forging a second-half comeback, knew exactly where ...
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    Mon. Nov. 11, 2013 at 6:20 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Hillsborough: Sunday Morning QB

    Hillsborough: Sunday Morning QB Times’ super 7 1. Armwood (9-0, 8-0): Egad! The Hawks gave up a touchdown — for just the second time in their past four games. 2. Plant (8-1-1, 5-0): Plant was already headed the playoffs, but why not ruin someone else’s chances? The Panthers are cruising heading into their ninth ...
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    Sat. Nov. 02, 2013 at 8:20 p.m. | Matt Baker and Kelly Parsons

  • Football: Wharton 30, Bloomingdale 23

    VALRICO — Wharton was 12 minutes from finishing its season on the grass field at Bloomingdale’s Charley Harris Stadium. The Wildcats trailed Bloomingdale 23-8. Their high-powered aerial attack had been grounded for three quarters. A litany of special-teams miscues looked like it would keep Wharton out of the playoffs for ...
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    Fri. Nov. 01, 2013 at 11:30 p.m. | Bryan Burns

  • Football: Plant 46, Wharton 13

    Football: Plant 46, Wharton 13 TAMPA — It was a chilly 59 degrees at Wildcat Stadium, and Plant coach Robert Weiner, just doused with a cooler full of water, was dripping wet. But the last thing on Weiner’s mind was how cold he was. With a 46-13 win against Wharton on Friday, the Panthers were ...
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    Sat. Oct. 26, 2013 at 1:17 a.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • District volleyball semis: Plant rallies after scare, will face Bloomingdale

    TAMPA — Kaitlyn Sibson saw her team’s season — and her career at Plant — flash before her eyes Wednesday. No. 4 Wharton had easily taken the first game of the Class 8A, District 7 semifinal from the top-seeded Panthers, and the Wildcats jumped to a 7-3 lead early in ...
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    Thu. Oct. 24, 2013 at 12:02 a.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Football: Alonso 33, Wharton 15

    TAMPA — Tied with Plant for the best record in Class 8A, District 6, Friday’s matchup with Alonso was supposed to be a tuneup game for Wharton with Plant visiting next week. No one told Alonso that was its role, as the Ravens played inspired football to upset Wharton 33-15 ...
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    Fri. Oct. 18, 2013 at 11:22 p.m. | Mike McCollum

  • Wharton's Sean McNamee awakens from coma

    Wharton's Sean McNamee awakens from coma A week ago, Todd McNamee feared his 16-year-old son would never wake up. Sean McNamee had already been in the hospital for two days, ever since he slammed his bare head on a field liner before football practice at Wharton High School. He lay in a medically induced coma. Friends ...
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    Fri. Oct. 18, 2013 at 2:29 p.m. | Matt Baker

  • Hillsborough: Volleyball super 7, statistics

    Times’ Super 7 Records through Tuesday 1. Berkeley Prep (15-6): The Bucs were swept in three games for the second time this season Tuesday, but they’re probably hoping that’s out of their system as the postseason nears. 2. Durant (19-0): Coach Brittany Wilson said at the beginning of the season ...
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    Wed. Oct. 16, 2013 at 2:15 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Midweek Grab Bag: Insane stats, inane stats

    Midweek Grab Bag: Insane stats, inane stats We're back, with, really, all kidding aside, in all seriousness, no joking, the greatest Grab Bag ever. It's just a perfect blend of insane and inane that I feel like I should put a tip jar on my desk or something. Games of the week 1. Indian Rocks Christian at ...
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    Wed. Oct. 16, 2013 at 2:13 p.m. | John C. Cotey

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