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1007310 2038-01-01 05:00:00.0 UTC 2038-01-01T00:00:00.000-05:00 2009-06-04 19:58:15.0 UTC 2009-06-04T15:58:15.000-04:00 spring-football-capsule-st-petersburg-catholic Published 2009-06-10 03:57:15.0 UTC 2009-06-09T23:57:15.000-04:00 sports/footballpreps DTI 51664617 Around the county in 30 days A daily spring preview of every football program in the county St. Petersburg Catholic Coach: Tod Creneti (third season, 5-15) Last season: 2-8 District: Class 2A-5 (George Steinbrenner, Jesuit, Lennard, Middleton, Robinson, Strawberry Crest) Key losses: OL Jon Halapio, WR/DB Quinn Lyons, WR Nick Filtz, RB/LB T.J. Snead Who's back: RB/DB Keelyan Bryant, OL/LB Cody LeClair, OL/DL Paul Medling, QB Chris McKay, WR Tim McKay, WR/DB Julian Smith, OL/DL Mike Yanchunis, OL/LB Jacob Zinge What's new: The Barons have a large hole to fill on the offensive line with the graduation of Halapio. The 6-foot-4, 290-pounder will be playing for Florida. Two holdovers from last year's line, Tom Eckelcamp and Tim Conti, will be counted on to provide experience. Another lineman, Medling, went down with a knee injury in the spring game, and Creneti said he is waiting to hear how long he will be out. If the line comes together, St. Petersburg Catholic could do some things on offense. Chris McKay is back at quarterback and has plenty of targets, including brother Tim McKay and Smith. The ground game is set with the return of Bryant, who rushed for more than 1,000 yards last season. On defense, the Barons return eight starters. Yanchunis and Medling anchor the defensive line, and LeClair and Zinge are the leaders at linebacker. Audible: "We've got a lot of guys back and we're excited about the guys coming up. We should be better on both sides of the ball. I think we can win some more games this year." — Creneti Did you know? Smith already has an offer from Indiana and Creneti said more should follow. Bryant doesn't have an offer from a major Division I school but should by the fall. Spring game: Lost 48-12 to St. Petersburg 2009 season Sept. 4vs. Berkeley Prep Sept. 11at Northside Christian Sept. 18at Keswick Christian Sept. 25vs. Lennard Oct. 2at George Steinbrenner Oct. 9at Strawberry Crest Oct. 16vs. Robinson Oct. 23vs. Middleton Nov. 6at Jesuit Nov. 13vs. Clearwater Central Catholic Bob Putnam, Times staff writer By Bob Putnam, Times Staff Writer Preps,Pinellas,Sports Spring football capsule: St. Petersburg Catholic By Bob Putnam 0STC Sports 0 Star dhvns6epb07r dhvns Pinellas 6 pin_spccap061009 2009-06-10 04:00:00.0 UTC 2009-06-10T00:00:00.000-04:00 St. Petersburg Catholic, SPC, Pinellas County football, Chris McKay false templatedata/tampabaytimes/StaffArticle/data/2009/06/04/51664617-spring-football-capsule-st-petersburg-catholic StaffArticle sports,prepsHigh School SportsAround the county in 30 days A daily spring preview of every football program in the countySt. Petersburg CatholicSt. Petersburg Catholic, SPC, Pinellas County football, Chris McKayBob Putnam 380281 2038-01-18 05:00:00.0 UTC 2038-01-18T00:00:00.000-05:00 2012-10-25 12:36:21.0 UTC 2012-10-25T08:36:21.000-04:00 bob-putnam published 2015-08-05 17:17:13.0 UTC 2015-08-05T13:17:13.000-04:00 Bob Putnam <p>Bob Putnam has covered high school sports for the Tampa Bay Times as a staff writer since 1996. He is a fourth-generation Floridian who graduated from Dixie Hollins High School and wrote for the student newspapers at St. Petersburg College and USF. He has covered the high school careers of football stars Riley Cooper (CCC/Florida/Philadelphia Eagles), Dante Fowler (Lakewood/Florida/Jacksonville Jaguars), Leonard Johnson (Largo/Iowa State/Tampa Bay Buccaneers) and Dexter McCluster (Largo, Mississippi/Tennessee Titans), among others.</p> Times Staff Writer writers DTI 33745471 Bob Putnam has covered high school sports for the Tampa Bay Times as a staff writer since 1996. He is a fourth-generation Floridian who graduated from Dixie Hollins High School and wrote for the student newspapers at St. Petersburg College and USF. He has covered the high school careers of football stars Riley Cooper (CCC/Florida/Philadelphia Eagles), Dante Fowler (Lakewood/Florida/Jacksonville Jaguars), Leonard Johnson (Largo/Iowa State/Tampa Bay Buccaneers) and Dexter McCluster (Largo, Mississippi/Tennessee Titans), among others. <p>Phone: (727) 580-4395</p> <p>Email: <a href="mailto:bputnam@tampabay.com ">bputnam@tampabay.com</a></p> 1 /resources/images/dti/2012/10/Putnam_Bob_wp.jpg true templatedata/tampabaytimes/AuthorProfile/data/33745471-bob-putnam AuthorProfile 2012-10-25 12:36:21.0 UTC 2012-10-25T08:36:21.000-04:00 <span style="display:none;" class="author vcard"><span class="fn">BOB PUTNAM</span></span><span style="display:none;" class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">Tampa Bay Times</span></span><a rel="item-license" href="/universal/user_agreement.shtml">&#169; 2016 Tampa Bay Times</a><br /><br />Times Staff Writer 2290333 2016-08-20 03:35:34.0 UTC 1 Week Ago preseason-football-st-petersburg-catholic-15-poinciana-10 sports/footballpreps Preseason football: St. Petersburg Catholic 15, Poinciana 10 StaffArticle 2291209 2016-08-27 04:42:22.0 UTC 3 Days Ago football-seffner-christian-57-st-petersburg-catholic-34 sports/footballpreps Football: Seffner Christian 57, St. Petersburg Catholic 34 StaffArticle 2290359 2016-08-20 05:22:37.0 UTC 1 Week Ago preseason-football-st-petersburg-29-northeast-16 sports/footballpreps Preseason football: St. Petersburg 29, Northeast 16 StaffArticle <p><b>Around the county in 30 days </b> <b>A daily spring preview of every football program in the county</b></p> <p><b>St. Petersburg Catholic</b></p> <p><b>Coach: </b>Tod Creneti (third season, 5-15)</p> <p><b>Last season:</b> 2-8</p> <p><b>District:</b> Class 2A-5 (George Steinbrenner, Jesuit, Lennard, Middleton, Robinson, Strawberry Crest)</p> <p><b>Key losses:</b> OL Jon Halapio, WR/DB Quinn Lyons, WR Nick Filtz, RB/LB T.J. Snead</p> <p><b>Who's back:</b> RB/DB Keelyan Bryant, OL/LB Cody LeClair, OL/DL Paul Medling, QB Chris McKay, WR Tim McKay, WR/DB Julian Smith, OL/DL Mike Yanchunis, OL/LB Jacob Zinge</p> <p><b>What's new: </b>The Barons have a large hole to fill on the offensive line with the graduation of Halapio. The 6-foot-4, 290-pounder will be playing for Florida. Two holdovers from last year's line, Tom Eckelcamp and Tim Conti, will be counted on to provide experience. Another lineman, Medling, went down with a knee injury in the spring game, and Creneti said he is waiting to hear how long he will be out. If the line comes together, St. Petersburg Catholic could do some things on offense. Chris McKay is back at quarterback and has plenty of targets, including brother Tim McKay and Smith. The ground game is set with the return of Bryant, who rushed for more than 1,000 yards last season. On defense, the Barons return eight starters. Yanchunis and Medling anchor the defensive line, and LeClair and Zinge are the leaders at linebacker.</p> <p><b>Audible:</b> &quot;We've got a lot of guys back and we're excited about the guys coming up. We should be better on both sides of the ball. I think we can win some more games this year.&quot; — Creneti</p> <p><b>Did you know?</b> Smith already has an offer from Indiana and Creneti said more should follow. Bryant doesn't have an offer from a major Division I school but should by the fall.</p> <p><b>Spring game:</b> Lost 48-12 to St. Petersburg</p> <p><b>2009 season</b></p> <p>Sept. 4vs. Berkeley Prep</p> <p>Sept. 11at Northside Christian</p> <p>Sept. 18at Keswick Christian</p> <p>Sept. 25vs. Lennard</p> <p>Oct. 2at George Steinbrenner</p> <p>Oct. 9at Strawberry Crest</p> <p>Oct. 16vs. Robinson</p> <p>Oct. 23vs. Middleton</p> <p>Nov. 6at Jesuit</p> <p>Nov. 13vs. Clearwater Central Catholic</p> <p><i>Bob Putnam, Times staff writer </i></p>trueruntime2016-08-30 05:44:32