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District swimming notebook: Lofty expectations for a stacked Plant girls team

District swimming notebook: Lofty expectations for a stacked Plant girls team

TAMPA — Plant is back in the pool and looking as strong as ever.Maybe stronger than ever.Which is saying a lot considering the Panther girls finished as state runners-up the past two years, losing to only to one of the best teams in the country...
Updated: 2 hours ago

Region volleyball: Bishop McLaughlin handles its business

SPRING HILL — Not too many playoff volleyball matches clock in at under an hour, but Bishop McLaughlin is not like too many volleyball teams.The Hurricanes' perfect record was not in the slightest jeopardy Tuesday night as they rolled past visi...
Updated: 2 hours ago

Region volleyball: Calvary Christian cruises into region final

CLEARWATER — Calvary Christian made short of work of Maitland Orangewood Christian in Tuesday night's Class 4A region semifinal in a 25-12, 25-20, 25-9 win. The Warriors (19-7) will host Shorecrest next Tuesday. They defeated the Char...
Updated: 3 hours ago
Sunlakeís Jordan Sarhaddi isnít just puttering around on the greens; heís winning

Sunlakeís Jordan Sarhaddi isnít just puttering around on the greens; heís winning

ZEPHYRHILLS — Jordan Sarhaddi is Mr. Gadget on the practice green.What is that stuff?All those plastic, metal, shiny objects: Putting mirror, putting arc, 4-foot putting ruler, putting alignment string, and some putting thing with marbles rolli...
Published: 10/23/18
East Lake, Steinbrenner girls move on to state golf tourney

East Lake, Steinbrenner girls move on to state golf tourney

VALRICO — East Lake and Steinbrenner advanced to the girls Class 3A state tournament on Nov. 6-7 at the Mission Inn and Resort in Howey-in-the-Hills.The Eagles shot a team total 340 on Monday afternoon at Buckhorn Springs Golf and Country Club....
Published: 10/22/18
HomeTeam Hot Shot winners: James Gordon and Taylor Stone

HomeTeam Hot Shot winners: James Gordon and Taylor Stone

James Gordon, Plant CityThe Raiders coaching staff spent last week concocting a plan that would take advantage of Gordon's playmaking ability.The scheme was designed to have everything Bloomingdale ran funnel to their top players, creating a lot of o...
Published: 10/22/18
East Lake boys get back to state golf as a team

East Lake boys get back to state golf as a team

VALRICO — Coming off a district tournament in which it shot 299 at the Vinoy Golf Club, the East Lake High boys team was certainly confident playing in Monday's Class 3A region tournament at Buckhorn Springs Golf Club. Plant was clearly the tea...
Published: 10/22/18
Plant boys again a state golf contender

Plant boys again a state golf contender

VALRICO — Plant High School golf coach Tom Feeney took a not-so-risky chance last week when he reserved rooms at the Mission Inn and Resort in Howey-in-the-Hills for the Class 3A boys state championship tournament. Never mind that Plant still h...
Published: 10/22/18
HomeTeam 15: Football rankings, Week 10

HomeTeam 15: Football rankings, Week 10

For teams at the top, it is a year of living dangerously. After vaulting to No. 1 last week, Bloomingdale's stay was short-lived after a loss to Plant City. It was the third time a team that occupied the top spot in the HomeTeam 15 (Plant, Tampa Bay ...
Published: 10/22/18
Former Gulf star Alton Voss bringing cautionary tale back home

Former Gulf star Alton Voss bringing cautionary tale back home

Contrary to conventional logic, former Gulf High three-way star Alton Voss lived to tell about his downward spiral into drug addiction.This week, he'll tell it to Pasco County students.Voss, a onetime USF signee who resurrected his career (and earned...
Published: 10/21/18