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  • Softball: Gaither 4, Wiregrass Ranch 2

    TAMPA — Freshman Hailee DeCicco added three more innings to her impressive scoreless streak, but on Tuesday another ninth-grader took some of the spotlight. Danielle Whaley hit her first home run on the varsity, a two-run shot in the fifth inning that gave Gaither the lead and the eventual 4-2 ...
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    Tue. March 03, 2015 at 11:14 p.m. | Darek Sharp

  • State boys soccer: Wiregrass Ranch proud of postseason run

    MELBOURNE — The greatest season in the history of the Wiregrass Ranch boys soccer program came to an end Friday. The Bulls had their chances, switched their formation several times and did everything they could to break through against a big, fast team from Tallahassee Chiles. But in the end, ...
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    Fri. Feb. 13, 2015 at 1:52 p.m. | Carl Kotala

  • Boys soccer: Wiregrass Ranch, Sunlake out to make a little county history

    Boys soccer: Wiregrass Ranch, Sunlake out to make a little county history Rivalry games don't always end with hugs and handshakes. But about a month back, when Wiregrass Ranch dealt Sunlake its first and only defeat of the season, there were no postgame huffs, just well wishes in whatever was to come.  This week, the teams can have something mutual besides respect: ...
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    Wed. Feb. 11, 2015 at 5:01 p.m. | Darek Sharp

  • Region boys soccer: Wiregrass Ranch 1, Melbourne 0

    WESLEY CHAPEL — Wiregrass Ranch added another chapter to its already historic season after defeating Melbourne 1-0 Friday night in a Class 4A region final. The Bulls, playing in the first region final in school history, got a goal from Brendan Duran with three minutes left and hung on for ...
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    Fri. Feb. 06, 2015 at 9:36 p.m. | Rodney Page

  • Region girls basketball: Wiregrass Ranch 50, Strawberry Crest 38

    DOVER — With about four minutes to go in the third quarter of Wiregrass Ranch’s Class 7A region quarterfinal matchup with Strawberry Crest, Bulls coach John Gant looked over to his assistant coach, who was sitting at the scorers table, to ask if the Chargers had even scored yet in ...
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    Thu. Feb. 05, 2015 at 9:50 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • Wiregrass Ranch's first DI football players in the books

    Wiregrass Ranch's first DI football players in the books Wiregrass Ranch made a little history Wednesday as football players Jaye Miner and Mark Hutchinson became the first from the school to sign Division I letters of intent. And while the longtime friends - it was Miner who introduced Hutchinson to playing football while the two were in seventh grade ...
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    Wed. Feb. 04, 2015 at 5:59 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Region boys soccer: Wiregrass Ranch 3, Lakeland Kathleen 0

    WESLEY CHAPEL — The Wiregrass Ranch Bulls are headed to their first region boys soccer final in school history after dropping visiting Lakeland Kathleen 3-0 on Tuesday night. The Red Devils had done their homework on the Bulls. They used a tactic Gaither had used against forward Chris Faddoul’s throw-ins ...
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    Tue. Feb. 03, 2015 at 10:02 p.m. | Andy Warrener

  • Region boys soccer: Wiregrass Ranch 6, Winter Haven 1

    WESLEY CHAPEL — Four minutes into Thursday’s Class 4A region quarterfinal, Wiregrass Ranch found itself in a 1-0 hole after surrendering a penalty kick. The Bulls never blinked and pounded visiting Winter Haven into submission with a resounding 6-1 victory. The Bulls next face Lakeland Kathleen, a 3-1 winner over ...
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    Thu. Jan. 29, 2015 at 9:40 p.m. | Andy Warrener

  • District girls basketball: Wiregrass Ranch thrives on defense

    District girls basketball: Wiregrass Ranch thrives on defense TAMPA — Wiregrass Ranch junior guard Trakyra Kidd picked up two fouls in the first three minutes of Wednesday’s Class 7A-8 district semifinal against Steinbrenner. It didn’t matter. Kidd stayed right there in the hip pocket of whichever Warrior player had the ball. Face to face. Feet moving. Arms flashing ...
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    Wed. Jan. 28, 2015 at 9:28 p.m. | John C. Cotey

  • Region girls soccer: Mitchell 2, Wiregrass Ranch 0

    TRINITY — In their two previous meetings, Wiregrass Ranch got progressively closer to Mitchell. Tuesday night gave the Bulls their last opportunity this season to close the gap. But as near as it came, Wiregrass could not get a ball across the goal line, and the Mustangs prevailed 2-0 in ...
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    Tue. Jan. 27, 2015 at 10:01 p.m. | Darek Sharp

  • District boys soccer: Wiregrass Ranch 3, Freedom 1

    District boys soccer: Wiregrass Ranch 3, Freedom 1 TAMPA — Seventh-seeded Freedom had nothing to lose during Friday’s Class 4A, District 8 final at Sickles. Though they were down two players before the match began, the Patriots played a spirited first half before falling 3-1 to top-seeded Wiregrass Ranch. “They gave us a tough time, especially in the ...
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    Fri. Jan. 23, 2015 at 10:21 p.m. | Andy Warrener

  • Region girls soccer: Mitchell 9, Winter Haven 0

    TRINITY — It took just a few minutes to recognize that Mitchell would outclass the visitors from Winter Haven on Thursday. But to have the game wrapped up by halftime? Even that seemed a stretch. “We all thought since it was playoffs that it might be a little tougher,” Mitchell’s ...
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    Thu. Jan. 22, 2015 at 10:06 p.m. | Darek Sharp

  • District boys soccer: Wiregrass Ranch, Freedom move on

    TAMPA — The 4A-8 trend of low seeds dropping high seeds switched in the first semifinal Wednesday.  After sixth-seeded Chamberlain downed third seed and host Sickles, and No. 7 Freedom dropped No. 2 Mitchell in the quarterfinals Tuesday, top-seeded Wiregrass Ranch sent No. 4 Gaither home with a 2-0 victory. The ...
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    Wed. Jan. 21, 2015 at 10:19 p.m. | Andy Warrener

  • Wiregrass Ranch names Mark Kantor football coach

    Wiregrass Ranch names Mark Kantor football coach In its eight-year existence, the Wiregrass Ranch football program has yet to take off. The Bulls have been close, athletic director Dave Wilson said, but just can’t seem to make it over the hump.  Now that former Hudson coach Mark Kantor has been hired as the fourth Wiregrass Ranch football ...
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    Tue. Jan. 20, 2015 at 1:18 p.m. | Kelly Parsons

  • District girls soccer: One goal does job for Mitchell

    WESLEY CHAPEL — There were several reasons for the rather muted celebration when Mitchell sophomore Sabrina Wagner gave the Mustangs a 1-0 lead over Wiregrass Ranch on Friday. Wagner is quite used to goals, as it was her 35th of the season and 74th of her career. It came at ...
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    Fri. Jan. 16, 2015 at 10:17 p.m. | Darek Sharp

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