In the inaugural game of its inaugural season, Anclote put up a fight but fell 35-13 to Lakeland Victory Christian.
The Sharks' inaugural touchdown came with 8:52 left before halftime, a 50-yard run by junior Travis Hendrix that cut their deficit to 14-7.
Victory Christian got two more touchdowns before Anclote junior fullback Kris Aratchiysky scored from 2 yards out in the third quarter.
Hendrix rushed seven times for 75 yards, Aratchiysky 10 times for 62.
The Storm was led by senior Steven Stanley, who was 9-of-27 for 236 yards and four touchdowns. Two touchdowns went to Mitch Choquett. Nate Morrell rushed six times for 31 yards and threw a 30-yard touchdown to Stanley.