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Week 2 High School Football Preview

By on September 4th, 2015

Week 2 of high school football action is here and brings with it a slate of interesting matchups. Here’s what you can expect tonight from area teams: Eastside at Newberry, (7:30) The Eastside Rams (0-1) dropped their third straight game … Continue reading

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Buchholz hosts Inverness Citrus under the Thursday Night lights

By on September 4th, 2015

Coming off of a 48 to 13 victory over the rival Eastside Rams in their season opener, Buchholz High head football coach Mark Whittemore wants his team to avoid easing up mentally against  Inverness Citrus tonigh . “There is always going to be a little let-down … Continue reading

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Buchholz vs. Eastside Recap

By on August 29th, 2015

WUFT Sports high school beat reporter Kaylee Glyder reports from Citizens Field after Buchholz’s 48 to 13 victory over the Eastside Rams.

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Week 1 High School Football Preview

By on August 28th, 2015

The 2015 high school football season is here and features a flurry of notable week one matchups around the area. Here are the games to keep an eye on this evening: Eastside at Buchholz, 7:30 PM (Citizens Field) The battle … Continue reading

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‘Friday Night Lights’ Kicks Off Tonight

By on August 21st, 2015

High school football begins tonight with several preseason games, better known as “Kick-Off Classics” around the area. Gainesville High School welcomes Class 8A, Flagler Palm Coast to Citizens Field for the first time. GHS head coach Mark Latsko says there are … Continue reading

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Gainesville High Boys Basketball Faces Edgewater in State Semi Finals

By on February 27th, 2015

The Gainesville High School Hurricanes boys basketball team will face the Orlando Edgewater High School Eagles in the 6A state semifinals today at 2:30 in the Lakeland Civic Center. Gainesville High beat Wolfson (Jacksonville), 72-67, in the regional finals to advance to … Continue reading

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Gainesville High Dominates Eastside 60-38 in Boys Basketball

By on January 17th, 2015

Sophomore Isaiah Wilson (#4) poses after electrifying the crowd with a one-handed poster dunk In front of a packed house at Santa Fe College, the Gainesville Hurricanes took care of business against the Eastside Rams with a 60-38 win on … Continue reading

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Trenton High Kicker Wins Award

By on December 12th, 2014

Trenton High School junior kicker Marcus Mannerstedt has been awarded the John Williams Award, given to the top kicker in the North Central Florida area. Mannerstedt finished the regular season 5-for-5 on field goal attempts, with a long of 37, … Continue reading

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Gainesville High and Dixie County to Host Playoff Games Tonight

By on November 21st, 2014

The Gainesville Hurricanes (6-5, 4-0) look to survive and advance in the 2014 FHSAA football playoffs when they host the Sunlake Seahawks (9-2, 3-1)in the regional semifinals on tonight. The Seahawks hope to get some revenge at Citizen’s Field. The … Continue reading

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Gainesville High hosts First Round Playoff Matchup Tonight, More Prep Postseason Football

By on November 14th, 2014

The Gainesville Hurricanes (5-5, 4-0) will host the New Port Richie Mitchell Mustangs (6-4, 3-1) in a 6A first round playoff game at Citizen’s Field tonight. The Canes hope to embark on a deep playoff run after falling in the … Continue reading

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