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Florida football junior day news and notes

By on February 17th, 2013

As the Florida Gator football program begins its 2014 recruiting cycle, many recruits were on campus this weekend for what is known as “junior day“ a time for recruits in the 2014 class to take visits to campus and a psuedo-kickoff to the process … 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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Two 2014 Florida football commits named to Rivals 100

By on February 12th, 2013

With 2013's National Signing Day in the books, Rivals.com has released its first Rivals 100 for the 2014 recruiting class. The Florida Gators had two commits on the list – quarterback Will Grier (Davidson, North Carolina/Davidson Day) as well as defensive … Continue reading

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Baldwin Tops Union County in District Final

By on February 10th, 2013

Union County held off the Newberry Panthers Friday night, but couldn't manage to secure a win over Baldwin in the 7-1A Boys' Basketball district final Saturday night. The Tigers, who were seeded first in the tournament, beat Baldwin twice in … Continue reading

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Local Girls Basketball Teams In Regional Quarterfinal Action Tonight

By on February 7th, 2013

Three local teams continue their quest for a state championship tonight in the FHSAA regional quarterfinals in women's basketball. günstige private haftpflichtversicherung Buchholz High School faces 20-5 Jacksonville Ed White tonight in Class 7A-Region 1 action.   Buchholz coach Rebecca Williams says her … Continue reading

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Four Shine For Buchholz High On National Signing Day

By on February 6th, 2013

Four of Buchholz High School's best senior football players changed their lives this afternoon, signing their letters of intent to play college football. Buchholz head coach Mark Whittemore coached these seniors for one season, and watched them develop into the core of … Continue reading

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Gainesville High School Sends Four To Division 1 Schools

By on February 6th, 2013

photo credit: Bobby Scheppske private haftpflichtversicherung vergleich The Gainesville High School auditorium was packed today as four of its star football players signed their letters of intent to play at their prospective schools. Wide receiver Chris Thompson, who signed with the … Continue reading

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Boys High School Basketball Districts Start Tonight

By on February 5th, 2013

District tournaments begin tonight in boys high school basketball all throughout our area. Buchholz High School enters districts with an 8-12 record and is the fourth seed and faces top seed Ocala Forest tonight at 7.   Bobcats head coach Bob Hordowski talks … Continue reading

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Regional Finals For Boys Soccer Tonight For Eastside, Buchholz

By on February 5th, 2013

The Buchholz Bobcats welcome the Oviedo Lions Tuesday night to the Jonesville Complex for the Class 5A Region 1 regional final. Buchholz is competing in its first regional final since 2000, defeated Spruce Creek 2-0 in the regional quarterfinals and Mandarin out of Jacksonville 1-0 … Continue reading

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Gainesville High’s Ralph Webb Commits to Vandy

By on February 4th, 2013

Gainesville High School running back Ralph Webb committed to Vanderbilt this weekend via his Twitter account. The 5-foot-10 RB ran for 2,020 yards this season along with 28 touchdowns. Webb also scored two touchdowns in their loss to Central in … Continue reading

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