Gibbs (18-2) will get a rematch of last year's state semifinal game when it hosts Lake Wales at 7:30 tonight. The Gladiators advanced to the state tournament for the first time since 1991 last season and lost in the Class 5A semifinals to Lake Wales. Lake Wales (18-3) is ranked fifth in the state regardless of classification by ESPN.
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Tarpon LB commits to Assumption College
Tarpon Springs LB Nik Kessel has committed to Assumption College, coach Ron Hawn said. Kessel recorded 70 tackles and had two interceptions and two fumble recoveries this past season. He will join former Tarpon standout Darius Daniels in Worcester, Mass.