Times Staff Writer

This article was written by a member of the Tampa Bay Times staff.

  1. Guard Chris Youngblood, shown here during a game earlier this season, scores 16 points Saturday, including 13 in the second half, to lead USF past North Texas 60-55 for the Bulls' seventh straight win.
  2. USF's Kasean Pryor, shown here against Memphis on Jan. 18, scores 20 points and grabs 10 rebounds for his third straight double double in a 75-69 victory at Temple on Wednesday night.
  3. Fort Lauderdale St. Thomas Aquinas football players, from left, Ryan Mack, Chance Robinson, Romanas Frederique and Jordan Lyle announce they are signing with Miami during a signing ceremony Wednesday at the high school.
  4. Dec. 4, 2023• Florida State Seminoles
    Florida State running back Lawrance Toafili, center, receives the most valuable player of the game award after the team's win over Louisville in the ACC title game Saturday night.
  5. Berkeley Prep is one of four Tampa Bay teams in action Friday night.
  6. IndyCar driver and defending champion Marcus Ericsson (8) works through turn 10 during the 2023 Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg in March in downtown St. Petersburg.
  7. Nov. 30, 2023• Florida State Seminoles
    Florida State quarterback Jordan Travis has been named the ACC's Player of the Year and Offensive Player of the Year in voting by conference coaches and selected media.
  8. Chase Jarrett stepped in with some hard-nosed running for injured starter Waltez Clark Friday night during Plant's 20-14 victory over Sumner in a Class 4M region final.
  9. Clearwater Central Catholic gets a region semifinal win on Friday night over Indian Rocks Christian.
  10. Durant junior running back Emmanuel Lee caught a 40-yard touchdown pass and rushed 10 times for 58 yards during a 33-0 victory over Palm Harbor University Friday night in the first round of the Class 4M playoffs.
  11. Jesuit defensive linemen Julian Alonso, left, and Peter Pesansky lead the Tigers onto the field against arch-rival Tampa Catholic Friday night. The Tigers went on to defeat the Crusaders 66-35.
  12. Zephyrhills running back Rodney Smith leads the Bulldogs onto the field before their 63-35 win over district rival Cypress Creek on Friday night.
  13. Jesuit senior Peter Pesansky (No. 17) leads the Tigers onto the field before helping guide his team to a 35-28 victory over previously undefeated Tampa Bay Tech.
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  15. St. Petersburg senior Ethan Badillo leads the Green Devils onto the field Friday night against Pinellas Park.
  16. Riverview senior Rico Shoats rushes 27 times for 222 yards and three touchdowns in a 41-30 victory over Alonso on Friday night, pushing the Sharks' record to 6-0.
  17. Clearwater Central Catholic senior Ryan Gross exuberantly leads the Marauders onto the field Friday night against Carrollwood Day.
  18. Junior receiver Collin Cervoni hauls in his second long touchdown catch of the game, much to the delight of teammates, during Largo's 27-26 victory over Clearwater on Friday night.
  19. Plant City senior Zykee Joyce gets hugs from his teammates after breaking free on a 17-yard touchdown reception during Thursday night's 17-14 victory over Durant.
  20. Senior Bredell Richardson scores on a 36-yard reception during Carrollwood Day School's 56-34 victory over Calvary Christian on Friday. Richardson later added a 60-yard touchdown catch.
  21. Mitchell junior Michael Houllis celebrates after catching a touchdown pass during the Mustangs' 24-16 victory over East Lake Friday night.
  22. Clearwater Central Catholic runs on to the field before Friday's season-opening game at Berkeley Prep.