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not so fast: Wesley Chapel’s Jordan Mitchell, right, runs into the defense of Land O’Lakes’ Kevin Burnell at a game last month. The Gators’ tough schedule has been reflected in their inconsistent play.

LANCE ARAM ROTHSTEIN | Times

not so fast: Wesley Chapel’s Jordan Mitchell, right, runs into the defense of Land O’Lakes’ Kevin Burnell at a game last month. The Gators’ tough schedule has been reflected in their inconsistent play.

Fab five boys basketball

(records through Wednesday)

1. Ridgewood (18-2)

Enters tonight's Land O'Lakes contest on 17-game win streak

2. Springstead (18-0)

As a team, Eagles averaging nearly 17 steals a game

3. Mitchell (13-5)

Will try to be first Pasco/Hillsborough team to defeat Sickles tonight

4. Land O'Lakes (11-7)

Inconsistent, but has played one of the area's tougher schedules

5. Hudson (12-6)

Entered Thursday's Springstead contest on a six-game win streak

Fab five girls basketball

(records through Wednesday)

1. Wesley Chapel (19-1)

Suddenly, that loss to Mitchell doesn't look so ugly

2. Mitchell (12-7)

Wiregrass Ranch was the latest giant to be toppled by Mustangs

3. Gulf (17-4)

Mitchell is lone team to defeat Bucs this calendar year

4. Wiregrass Ranch (19-3)

Still owns the top seed in Class 4A, District 8

5. Nature Coast (15-6)

Tuesday's loss to Gulf snapped five-game win streak

Joey Knight, Times staff writer

Boys, girls fab five basketball 01/22/09 [Last modified: Thursday, January 22, 2009 10:52pm]
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