Boca Ciega 73, Pinellas Park 38
Tarpon Springs 69, Largo 34
Bailey Forsman, Berkeley Prep
The Florida All-State Class 8A team as chosen by newspaper editors and reporters. Area players in bold:
The Florida All-State Class 7A team as chosen by newspaper editors and reporters. Area players in bold:
ST. PETERSBURG — Here's a tip for any team playing Seffner Christian: Be prepared to play hard for 32 minutes. The Crusaders do not let up.
TAMPA — All year long, Tampa Catholic star Kevin Knox and his teammates have said they wanted to play against the best because that makes you stronger.
HUDSON — Cassidy Rux entered her senior season at Hudson with her sights set on the school scoring record. Then the first two games happened.
LUTZ — The only blemish on Palm Harbor University's record this season was an early December tie to Plant. In Friday night's rematch, the Hurricanes were determined to prove that was a fluke.
Boca Ciega 68, Osceola 43
Osceola 3, Largo 2
5A-7 final: Palm Harbor University 5, Plant 0
East Lake 5, Plant 3
Sarasota 5, Steinbrenner 4
Development academies in boys soccer have taken away some of the top players from high school programs and created parity throughout the area. Every team in the elite eight — and some on the bubble — has beaten each other during the regular season. That made for some tight races to determine top seeds in the …
The Florida All-State Class 6A team as chosen by newspaper editors and reporters. Area teams in bold:
The Florida all-state Class 5A team as chosen by newspaper editors and reporters. Area players in bold:
The National Hoopfest series makes its way to Tampa this weekend. The tournament, held at Berkeley Prep, is one of the top 15 boys basketball tournaments in the country, according to USA Today.
PCAC championship: Northeast 2, Palm Harbor U. 1
Northside Chr. 4, Keswick Chr. 0
Palm Harbor U. 62, Largo 13
Boca Ciega 76, Gibbs 33
TAMPA — The feeling was unlike any Kevin Knox had experienced during his four seasons playing basketball at Tampa Catholic High School. Not even the prospect of competing in big games this weekend against nationally ranked opponents played on his mind like the business of becoming a McDonald's All-American.
ST. PETERSBURG — No need for beats or bass lines. The most glorious athletic night in the life of Leon McQuay III, promising musical producer, came with a built-in soundtrack.
The Florida All-State Class 3A team as chosen by newspaper editors and reporters. Area players in bold:
WEEKI WACHEE — In the early girls soccer semifinal Wednesday night, Wesley Chapel emerged with a 2-1 overtime win over Springstead to stamp its ticket to Friday's Class 3A, District 7 championship game and next week's state playoffs.
CLEARWATER — It will be an all-Hillsborough final in Class 2A, District 9. Top seed Academy of the Holy Names needed only 60 minutes to defeat Tampa Prep 8-0 in Wednesday's first girls soccer semifinal. Third seed Berkeley Prep needed to work much harder to beat second seed Clearwater Central Catholic 3-0 in the …
Lakewood 64, Dixie Hollins 15
Clearwater 76, Dixie Hollins 36
Largo 76, Osceola 35
Palm Harbor University 3, Steinbrenner 0
Osceola 1, Boca Ciega 0