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Buchholz falls to Oakleaf 35-14 in Thursday High School Football, More Local Games Tonight

By on October 17th, 2014

The Buchholz Bobcats could not stop the run against Orange Park Oakleaf, losing 35-14 at Citizen’s Field on Thursday night. The Bobcats drop to a 3-4 record on the year (1-1 in district play). Oakleaf on the other hand is … Continue reading

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Florida Soccer Uses Big Second-Half To Beat Mississppi State

By on October 11th, 2014

The fifth ranked Florida soccer team opened the floodgates with four goals in the second half to beat the Mississippi Bulldogs 5-1 at James Pressley Stadium Friday night. The Gators remain unbeaten in the SEC with a 6-0 record. They improve to … Continue reading

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Gainesville High Battles Buchholz in “City Championship” Matchup, More High School Football Games Tonight

By on October 11th, 2014

It’s rivalry week for two big schools in the area. Gainesville High (3-2, 2-0) will look to beat the Buchholz Bobcats (2-3, 1-0) for the sixth year in a row on Friday night. With a win, the Hurricanes would claim this year’s … Continue reading

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Steelers Keep Jaguars Winless, Former Gators Talk About Tennessee Win

By on October 6th, 2014

Jacksonville Jaguars rookie quarterback Blake Bortles made his first NFL start at home but could not pull out the win against the Pittsburgh Steelers, losing 17-9. The Jaguars (0-5) now have the worst record in the NFL. Bortles completed 22-of-36 … Continue reading

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GHS Hosts Forest Tonight in High School Football District Matchup, More Games Around The Area

By on October 3rd, 2014

The Gainesville Hurricanes (2-2, 1-0) will host the Ocala Forest Wildcats (1-3, 1-0) tonight at Citizen’s Field in a 6A district game. Gainesville junior quarterback Caelan Christian has been carving up defenses around the state. Christian has thrown for 827 … Continue reading

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Florida Soccer Puts Away Missouri 3-1, Open SEC Play 3-0

By on September 29th, 2014

The seventh ranked Florida soccer team improved its record to 8-2 on Sunday afternoon after defeating the Missouri Tigers 3-1 at the Dizney Lacrosse Stadium. Senior midfielder Havana Solaun drew first blood with a goal in the 19th minute. Sophomore midfielder … Continue reading

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Florida Soccer Team Wins SEC Home Opener, Beats Georgia 2-1

By on September 27th, 2014

The #7 ranked Gator soccer team beat the #22 Georgia Bulldogs in their SEC home opener 2-1 to improve their season with a 7-2 record. The Gators are now 2-0 to open conference play. Florida junior Brook Smith drew first … Continue reading

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Eastside Takes On North Marion;More Local High School Football Games Tonight

By on September 26th, 2014

Eastside High (1-3, 1-0) will travel to battle district 5A rival North Marion (2-2, 1-0) in Citra tonight in high school football action. The Rams are coming off a 41-22 trashing of Belleview last week at Citizen’s Field while the … Continue reading

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Eastside Gets First Win in High School Football, District Play Starts Tonight for Many Local Teams

By on September 19th, 2014

The Eastside Rams (1-3, 1-0) football team got its first win of the season on Thursday night, overwhelming the Belleview Rattlers 41-22. The Rams also got their first district win. Eastside had losses to Buchholz, Gainesville, and Ocala Trinity Catholic … Continue reading

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Columbia outlasts Buchholz 28-23 In High School Football

By on September 13th, 2014

The Columbia Tigers (3-0) left Citizens Field with a win for the second time in three weeks, putting away the Buchholz Bobcats (1-2) with a 28-23 win. Facing a two-point deficit in the fourth quarter, Columbia running back Lonnie Underwood … Continue reading

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