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VIDEO: Gainesville High School Defeats Citrus 38-16

By on October 26th, 2013

Gainesville High School running back Tony James rushes for 203 yards and a TD to lead GHS to its second straight district title.

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VIDEO: Eastside Rams Defeat Crystal River Pirates 36-7

By on October 19th, 2013
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30 For 30: Gainesville High

By on May 3rd, 2013

As part of our 30 high schools in 30 days here on ESPN850-WRUF, we’ll look at local high schools and what they are doing in spring practice. First, we look at a team that’s got a big spring following a … Continue reading

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GHS Boy’s Hoops in Class 6A Semifinal Today

By on February 28th, 2013

The Gainesville High Purple Hurricanes (21-9) are in Lakeland this afternoon as they play Miami Norland (24-5) in the Class 6A state semifinal game in boy’s basketball. The Canes have been on an incredible run since their loss in the … Continue reading

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Hawthorne Boy’s Hoops Team to Final Four, Three Local Teams Overall

By on February 26th, 2013

As the basketball world readies itself for March Madness, the Februrary Frenzy of the high school game reaches its peak. Those still alive head to their state tournaments, hoping to be crowned champion. One of those teams is the Hawthorne … Continue reading

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Local Teams Compete In High School Basketball Regional Finals

By on February 22nd, 2013

Gainesville v.s. Orlando Edgewater After losing its previous three games against Leesburg, the Gainesville High School boys basketball team finally topped them. With its 74-66 win, the Hurricanes(20-9) take on Orlando Edgewater (25-4) in regional finals play at 7 p.m. on Saturday. … 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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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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