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Preps

Prep Football Top 10 Countdown: No. 8 Jesuit

A year after taking over Jesuit High’s football program, coach Matt Thompson said he is “comfortable” and “confident” and “ready to have a great (second) year.”
Published: 08/14/14
Bloomingdale Blaze capture Babe Ruth World Series

Bloomingdale Blaze capture Babe Ruth World Series

In the opening game of the Babe Ruth 12-and-under Softball World Series in Alachua, the Bloomingdale Blaze were a little flat. Nerves got to the Blaze, according to coach DJ Peña as the team dropped its opening game 4-3 to Stamford, Connecticut....
Published: 08/13/14

Plant’s Frantzen picks FAU

Saying he didn’t see any reason to wait any longer, Plant High defensive lineman Raeder Frantzen announced Wednesday he is committing to Florida Atlantic.
Published: 08/14/14

Prep Football Top 10 Countdown: No. 9 East Bay

GIBSONTON — Last season was one for the football record books at East Bay High.
Published: 08/12/14
Updated: 08/13/14

Gulf High hires John Krupp as baseball coach

John Krupp was named Gulf High’s third baseball coach in three years Tuesday morning.
Published: 08/12/14

Participation policy held up on appeal

Enforcement of the Hillsborough County School District’s participation policy for student transfers, a rule that makes those transferring to a high school other than their designated zoned school to sit out one calendar year before playing sports, is in limbo pending the outcome of an appeals court decision.
Published: 08/12/14
Prep Football Top 10 Countdown: Ravens enter season with heightened hopes

Prep Football Top 10 Countdown: Ravens enter season with heightened hopes

To preview the 2014 high school football season, The Tribune is counting down the top 10 teams in Hillsborough County. The preseason rankings were voted on by staff writers Scott Purks and Nick Williams, high school sports editor Doug Jacobs and corr...
Published: 08/12/14
Former Wesley Chapel player took different route to NFL

Former Wesley Chapel player took different route to NFL

It’s not the easiest journey for Sharon Jenkins to go watch her son, Greg, play football. Seeing that the former Wesley Chapel High standout plays in Oakland, about 2,900 miles away from his hometown of Dade City.
Published: 08/10/14
Updated: 08/11/14
East Lake High star facing a must-grin situation

East Lake High star facing a must-grin situation

TARPON SPRINGS — East Lake High senior George Campbell is an All-American-type kid — literally.
Published: 08/10/14

Two Wharton players arrested

Two Wharton High football players were arrested on July 30 on probable cause charges of third-degree felony grand theft ($300-$5,000) and burglary of an unoccupied residence at 20327 Natures Corner Dr. in Tampa, according to the Hillsborough County S...
Published: 08/08/14