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  • 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

  • Church will hold prayer vigil Wednesday for Wharton's Sean McNamee

    Cypress Community Church will host a prayer vigil for Wharton junior LB Sean McNamee at 8 p.m. Wednesday. The church is located at 15820 Morris Bridge Road. McNamee has been in a medically induced coma since having emergency surgery last week. He injured himself on Oct. 9, when he hit ...
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    Tue. Oct. 15, 2013 at 9:35 a.m. | Matt Baker

  • Family of Wharton LB Sean McNamee retains lawyer

    Family of Wharton LB Sean McNamee retains lawyer As Wharton junior linebacker Sean McNamee remains in a medically induced coma, his family has retained a lawyer to find out more about what sent him there. The McNamees have asked Steve Yerrid of The Yerrid Law Firm to investigate Wednesday’s incident, when McNamee was critically injured playing catch before ...
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    Mon. Oct. 14, 2013 at 5:02 p.m. | Matt Baker

  • Hillsborough: Sunday Morning Quarterback

    Hillsborough: Sunday Morning Quarterback  Times’ super 7  1. Armwood (6-0, 5-0): The Hawks beat winless Leto, but they looked good doing it. Having likely already won the district championship, Armwood’s got an easy road the rest of the way. 2. Tampa Bay Tech (5-1, 2-0): The Titans’ win against Plant looks all the more ...
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    Sat. Oct. 12, 2013 at 7:08 p.m. | Matt Baker and Kelly Parsons

  • Football: Wharton 45, Steinbrenner 28

    Football: Wharton 45, Steinbrenner 28 LUTZ — Both teams carried heavy hearts into Friday’s game, but Wharton (6-1) was able to pull away in the second half to win comfortably 45-28. It was Steinbrenner’s homecoming, and Warriors senior Frank Vasquez died in a car accident a week ago Friday. A pregame event honored his memory, ...
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    Fri. Oct. 11, 2013 at 11:20 p.m. | Zealand Shannon

  • Wharton LB remains in coma, family questions circumstances

    Wharton LB remains in coma, family questions circumstances TAMPA — Sean McNamee went up for a pass before football practice this week, and he came down with a fractured skull, a swollen brain and injuries so severe that doctors couldn’t promise they would save him. “I don’t know that he’s going to live…” the doctor told his father. ...
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    Fri. Oct. 11, 2013 at 4:25 p.m. | Matt Baker

  • Wharton linebacker injured at practice, hospitalized

    Wharton junior Sean McNamee remains in the hospital after sustaining a serious injury before football practice Wednesday afternoon. McNamee was throwing the football around with his teammates before workouts when he fell, Hillsborough County School District spokesman Steve Hegarty said Thursday. McNamee got up and seemed fine at first, then ...
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    Thu. Oct. 10, 2013 at 12:37 p.m. | Matt Baker

  • Wharton on the cusp of offensive synergy

    Wharton on the cusp of offensive synergy TAMPA — With a three-star quarterback, a hard-nosed running back and a Division I prospect at receiver, Wharton’s offense seemed ready to become one of the best in Tampa Bay. And it has been — at times. But the Wildcats are still searching for offensive consistency, even after last week’s ...
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    Tue. Oct. 08, 2013 at 3:19 p.m. | Matt Baker

  • Football: Wharton 21, Newsome 20

    Football: Wharton 21, Newsome 20 photo gallery LITHIA — Every team that plays Wharton has to game-plan for Chase Litton and the Wildcats’ passing attack. They even have to account for the deceptively quick senior signal caller’s running ability when he breaks contain. But Litton demonstrated he has another trick in his bag Friday night ...
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    Sat. Oct. 05, 2013 at 1:17 a.m. | Brandon Wright

  • Football: Wharton 21, East Bay 18

    TAMPA — With the lead dwindling and East Bay seizing momentum, Sean McNamee heeded his coach’s words. “They just kept saying someone make a play,” McNamee said. “And I made a play.” Did he ever. McNamee’s blocked field goal and return for a touchdown was the difference as the Wildcats ...
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    Fri. Sept. 27, 2013 at 11:25 p.m. | Brandon Wright

  • Midweek Grab Bag: Let's play the name game

    Midweek Grab Bag: Let's play the name game The biggest week of the season deserves the biggest and best grab bag ever, and we deliver. After all, where else can you learn what the symbol for gold is, how writing utensils make up the very fabric of the game, and who will win Friday's best games? Nowhere else, ...
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    Wed. Sept. 25, 2013 at 10:41 a.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Football: Wharton 41, Riverview 14

    TAMPA — Wharton quarterback Chase Litton could do little wrong in his team’s district opener, throwing for 285 yards and two touchdowns as the Wildcats cruised to 41-14 over Riverview. Litton’s second pass of the night was a 7-yard scoring pass to Austin Tolley. He finished 23-of-36 passing and added ...
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    Fri. Sept. 20, 2013 at 11:21 p.m. | Rod Gipson

  • Football: Wharton 19, Freedom 6

    TAMPA — In a game where wet field conditions made it tough on both teams to move the ball, Wharton relied on sound defense and special teams to defeat New Tampa rival Freedom 19-6 Thursday night. The Wharton defense struck first late in the first quarter when cornerback Jermey Jefferson ...
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    Thu. Sept. 12, 2013 at 11:33 p.m. | Mike McCollum

  • Hillsborough: Sunday morning quarterback

    Hillsborough: Sunday morning quarterback Times’ super 7 1. Plant (1-0-1): That Godby preseason game seems more like an aberration each week. 2. Armwood (2-0): Hawks enter critical district clash at Hillsborough with QB Noah Johnson (big-toe sprain) ailing. 3. Jefferson (2-0): We’ll quote senior DB/WR Chavez Pownell: “We’re not planning on losing any games.” ...
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    Sat. Sept. 07, 2013 at 7:08 p.m. | Times Staff

  • Football: Plant City 33, Wharton 0

    PLANT CITY — Plant City looked outstanding in all three phases as the Raiders clobbered visiting Wharton  on a misty night. Plant City quarterback Landon Galloway had a hand in all three offensive touchdowns, running for one (3 yards) and throwing for two (10 and 43 yards). Both TD passes ...
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    Fri. Sept. 06, 2013 at 11:45 p.m. | Brandon Wright

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