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Fri, 14 Apr 2017 14:45:00 PDT
The local rivalry between Colonial and Orlando University took a compassionate turn Thursday on the flag football field.
During a junior varsity game between the neighboring schools, coaches gathered to ensure University sophomore Yarianna Cruz was afforded the opportunity to shine in front of...
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 12:05:00 PDT
The popular proverb: “When the going gets tough, the tough get going,” is a near-perfect description of Bishop Moore’s girls’ lacrosse team this season.
The Hornets’ schedule is proof of that.
Heading into the final weeks of the regular season, Bishop Moore has run one of the toughest gauntlets...
Wed, 1 Mar 2017 13:00:00 PST
It’s easy to understand why people might figure wrestling is pretty simple for Dylan Meeks.
He’s wrestled only about two months since last wrestling season and once again the Dr. Phillips senior finds himself back in the state tournament eyeing a fourth championship.
Out of 178 varsity matches,...
Thu, 9 Feb 2017 14:20:00 PST
The Class 8A District 5 championship game will be played Friday night, and Ocoee forward Wade Duffus will not take part.
Duffus is a Seventh Day Adventist, whose followers typically do not participate in secular activities from sundown Friday to sundown Saturday. The game is scheduled for 7 p.m....
Wed, 1 Feb 2017 12:35:00 PSTApopka
Soccer: Brandee Permenter, Nova Southeastern. Volleyball: Alex Barral, Polk State College; Lauren Sabisten, Southeastern University.Bishop Moore
Baseball: Quentin Martinez, St. Petersburg State College. Lacrosse: Alessandra Fable, Vassar College (N.Y.). Soccer: Baylee Arnott, Samford (Ala.);...
Wed, 1 Feb 2017 12:30:00 PST
CENTRAL FLORIDA FOOTBALL SIGNEES
Vince Agbontaen, Victory Valley CC (CA)
PJ Blaine, NW Missouri State
Demetri Burch, Oregon
Deshawn Massey, Coffeyville CC (KS)
Jordan Thompson, NW Missouri State
Bradley Alexander, Stetson
Tripp Cannon, Sacred Heart (CT)
Thomas Connors, Stetson...
Tue, 8 Nov 2016 14:12:00 PST
Orange City University (8-2), the only Sentinel Super 16 team that did not make the state football playoffs this year, scored 179 points in its final three games -- all lopsided wins.
The Titans, who finished third in 8A, District 2 behind Seminole (9-0) and Lake Brantley (6-3), won those games...
Sat, 29 Oct 2016 17:53:00 PDT
More than 50 prospective recruits wandered the sidelines prior to FSU’s game with Clemson on Saturday night at Doak Campbell Stadium and one of the most interesting visitors spotted was UCF commit Gabe Davis, a 6-foot-3, 205-pound senior receiver at Sanford Seminole.
FSU, which has one receiver...
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 13:34:00 PDT
For the better part of his high school career, Dr. Phillips defensive back/running back D.J. Charles has been trying to gain some recruiting attention. Smaller schools love the way Charles plays the game, but he was hoping to land at the Football Bowl Subdivision level.
Tuesday, that wish came...
Fri, 7 Oct 2016 09:34:00 PDT
The threat of Hurricane Matthew had a heavy impact on high school football with all play for area schools on Friday night wiped out.
The latest news is that, due to the continued closing of schools on Monday, six Volusia County teams that had rescheduled Week 7 games for that night must go back...
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 17:49:00 PDT
Bishop Moore won all three of its opening day girls volleyball matches at the Nike Tournament of Champions Friday in Phoenix.
The Hornets opened the event defeating Santa Fe Christian of California, 2-1 (26-28, 25-15, 15-8).
Shannon Crenshaw led Bishop Moore with 13 kills and 10 digs. Marlie Monserez...
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:19:00 PDT
It didn’t take long for the Cleveland Indians to see the potential in former Boone High School standout Cody Allen.
Nearly a year after signing his first professional contract, Allen made his major league pitching debut in the fourth inning on July 20, 2012 against the Baltimore Orioles.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:51:00 PDT
Amorie Archibald is flourishing at Deltona Trinity Christian, both as a football player and as a person.
Last year the dual-threat senior seized the chance to move from wide receiver to quarterback when the starter showed up late for a practice midway through the season.
He’s kept a tight grip...
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 12:02:00 PDT
When Dr. Phillips junior Tanner Ingle isn’t scoring big in the classroom he’s tallying points for the Panthers on the football field.
Through the first three games of the season Ingle has scored four touchdowns three different ways while lining up as a defensive back and return specialist.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 06:37:00 PDT
The football rivalry between Evans and Jones returns to familiar surroundings this week.
On Thursday night the “Soul Bowl” will be played under the bright lights of Camping World Stadium – formerly known as the Citrus Bowl – for the first time since a 2009 Saturday morning game.
This time around...
Fri, 9 Sep 2016 15:00:00 PDT
With his Timber Creek team holding a one-score lead late in the first quarter, M.J. Jarrell picked up his own fumble passed to his own quarterback, Brandon Garcia, for an 11-yard touchdown on a busted play turned good for the Wolves. That busted play helped propel No. 12 Timber Creek (2-1) to a...
Fri, 9 Sep 2016 21:28:00 PDT
No. 8 Winter Park (2-1) opened with a big first quarter and coasted to a 46-13 victory at Freedom (0-2).
The Wildcats jumped out to a 22-0 lead behind Jordan Pouncey’s long touchdown run and strong special teams play that set their offense up with choice field position.
Pouncey added a 95-yard...
Fri, 9 Sep 2016 14:52:00 PDT
Boone (1-2) picked up its first win of the season with a 27-0 shutout victory over visiting Lyman (1-2) on Friday night.
Braves quarterback Jaxsen Anagnostis threw for 245 yards and two touchdowns, extending his season stats to 650 passing yards and 7 touchdowns.
The Boone offense controlled the...
Fri, 9 Sep 2016 21:25:00 PDT
Oak Ridge (1-2) got stout play by its defense and rallied to post its first win 24-13 over Evans (2-1).
With three seconds left of the first half, with Oak Ridge down by three, senior Anthony Miranda picked up a fumble and returned it 75 yards for a touchdown to put the Pioneers up 10-6.
Fri, 9 Sep 2016 21:23:00 PDT
Dr. Phillips coach Rodney Wells has seen a lot in his time with the Panthers, both as a coach and a player. But even he said what he is seeing from cornerback Tanner Ingle he has never seen before.Ingle returned an interception for a touchdown for the second straight week -- this one from 100-plus...
Fri, 9 Sep 2016 21:16:00 PDT
Cody Veal passed for 364 yards and four touchdowns and Lake Howell stayed unbeaten with a 56-42 home win over Winter Springs in the Tuscawilla Tussle.
The teams combined for 976 yards of total offense and 14 touchdowns.
Tyson Stephenson had 107 yards rushing and two touchdowns for the Silver Hawks,...
Fri, 9 Sep 2016 21:24:00 PDT
KISSIMMEE – Jakobe Thomas ran for 114 yards and one touchdown Friday to help Sentinel Super 16 No. 5 Osceola beat Kissimmee rival, Liberty, 34-13.
TayQuan Pinellas ran for two touchdowns and Da’Nas Pinellas also ran for a score for Osceola (3-0), which is, ranked No. 2 in the AP Class 8A state...
Fri, 9 Sep 2016 21:19:00 PDT
It was a night of firsts at Edgewater’s Frank Lough Field.
The first coaching matchup between two ex-Florida Gators who had played on NCAA championship teams and gone on to pro ball.
The first time that no punters were used by either side, unless you count Eagles QB Robert Harvey’s five quick...
Fri, 9 Sep 2016 21:27:00 PDT
DAYTONA BEACH – Caught in a trap game, Mainland used big plays early to hold out before Denzel Houston regained form to lead the Bucs to a 41-16 victory over Flagler Palm Coast Friday night at Municipal Stadium.
Back in action quickly after a Monday game at Bartram Trail , the Bucs (3-0) had three...
Fri, 9 Sep 2016 21:21:00 PDT
OVIEDO – Tavis Thompson ran for 68 yards and two touchdowns and Hagerty’s defense held off a late charge by Oviedo to escape with a 17-10 victory Friday night at Sam Momary Stadium.
In snapping the Lions’ five-game winning streak in the series and capturing the City of Oviedo Football Challenge...