TARPON SPRINGS — Wyatt Wikle threw for 220 yards and two touchdowns as Tarpon Springs (8-2) emerged from a game against Clearwater (5-5) that featured a combined seven personal-foul penalties.
Spongers seniors Adrian Golden (70-yard TD) and Savvas Damalos (five catches, 123 yards, TD) led the way with help from junior Wikle and sophomore quarterback Louie Pappas (4-of-8, 57 yards, two TDs.
The Spongers defense, led by senior Kostas Vavlas, also played well. Vavlas had numerous tackles and had a fumble recovery.
The Tornadoes were led by seniors Jeremiah George (nine carries, 90 yards, one TD) and Allen Eastman (five receptions, 125 yards, 84-yard TD).
Lauren Burg, Times correspondent