A prep sports blog by Scott Purks and Nick Williams
A roundup of local sports briefs from Hillsborough County schools and area athletes.
Florida's HSFB Top 25 Week 5 Rank, Team, First Place Votes in parenthesis, record, points, previous 1. Booker T. Washington (20) (4A), 6-0, 500, 1 2. Miami Central (6A), 4-1, 462, 2 3. Mainland (6A), 5-0, 461, 3 4. St. Thomas Aquinas (7A), 3-1, 437, ...
TAMPA — This week on the Coach’s Corner, we talk with Freedom High football coach Todd Donohoe.
Carrollwood Day School senior Alex Gionis has committed to play baseball at Holy Cross, Patriots coach Nick Rodriguez said Monday.
PLANT CITY — This week on the Coach’s Corner, we’re talking to Durant football coach Mike Gottman.
Florida’s High School Football Top 25 is voted on weekly by sportswriters and sportscasters from around the state. Florida’s HSFB Top 25 is the only all-classification poll voted on throughout the state during the season by members of t...
TAMPA — Gaither High shortstop Izayah White has verbally committed to Alcorn State University, Cowboys coach Nelson North confirmed Tuesday.
TAMPA — Carrollwood Day School senior pitcher Jordan Ramus has verbally committed to play baseball at Rollins College, Patriots coach Nick Rodriguez said Monday.
TAMPA — Before kick-off at all high-school home football games in Hillsborough County for the next two weeks, the announcer will ask athletes and spectators to pledge they’ll take a stand against domestic and dating violence.
TAMPA — Leto High senior pitcher Felix Dieguez has verbally committed to Tallahassee Community College, Falcons baseball coach JJ Pizzio said Tuesday.
Cambridge Christian has hired John Mendoza to again head its girls soccer program. Mendoza, who coached the Lancers from 2002-08, after coaching at Blake High in the late 1990s.