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BCS National Championship Game Preview

By on January 7th, 2014

The Florida State Seminoles will be facing off against the Auburn Tigers in the last BCS national title game in Pasadena at the Rose Bowl. FSU is ranked number one in the country in offense averaging a staggering 53 points a game … Continue reading

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Nick Maronde: Traveling to the Angels

By on May 3rd, 2013

Former Gator and left-handed pitcher for the Arkansas Travelers, Nick Maronde, is seeking success in the big leagues. Maronde grew up in Lexington, Kentucky where he attended Lexington Catholic High School and won a state championship in his sophomore year. … Continue reading

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Mississippi State football spring update

By on April 30th, 2013

Former Florida offensive coordinator Dan Mullen is starting his fifth season as Mississippi State’s head football coach. Last year, Mississippi State opened the 2012 season on a high note when they defeated Jackson State 56-9 at Davis Wade Stadium. The Bulldogs … Continue reading

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MLB: Rays, Braves and Marlins

By on April 17th, 2013

The Tampa Bay Rays dropped their fourth-straight game Tuesday night against the Baltimore Orioles 5-4. This was the Rays seventh loss out of their last eight, and Tampa’s 4-9 record matches a franchise-worst start set in both 2001 and 2005. The game … Continue reading

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Florida softball team taking on USF tonight

By on April 10th, 2013

The No. 3/4 Florida Gator softball team (38-4, 12-3 SEC) is hosting USF (32-11, 10-1 Big East) Wednesday night. The Gators will be looking for a win after having a 12-game winning streak snapped last weekend. The Gators fell to Mississippi … Continue reading

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Rays Opening Day is here

By on April 2nd, 2013

The Tampa Bay Rays are opening their 16th season Tuesday afternoon against the Baltimore Orioles. During the past five seasons, the Rays have had three playoff berths and one trip to the World Series. Last season, Tampa Bay managed a … Continue reading

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Florida Football Practice: Week One

By on March 20th, 2013

The Florida football team began practice one week ago. Last year, starting quarterback Jeff Driskel was splitting reps with Jacoby Brissett during the season opener. Now, Brissett is at NC State and Driskel isn’t feeling the heat of competition over his shoulder. Driskel … Continue reading

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High School Boys Basketball Regional Semifinal Preview

By on February 19th, 2013

Several high school boy’s basketball regional semifinals take place Tuesday night in our area. Class 6A, Region 2 The Gainesville Purple Hurricanes (19-9) will be traveling to take on the Leesburg Yellow Jackets (26-4). Leesburg enters the game ranked No. 1 by … Continue reading

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Girls basketball regional semifinals preview

By on February 12th, 2013

There are several local girls basketball teams playing in the regional semifinals Tuesday night. P.K. Yonge (21-6) is traveling to take on Father Lopez (25-5) in Daytona Beach. The Blue Wave have won two state title games in the past … Continue reading

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