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Gainesville Clinches District Boy’s No. 1 Seed Behind Wilson’s Big Final Home Game

By Brad Freedman and Zach Cohen The Gainesville High School boy’s basketball team welcomed the Columbia High Tigers to Gainesville High on Tuesday night, Gainesville’s final home game of the regular season.  For seniors like guard J’Len Wilson, that gave the game a little more meaning. “It was a very …

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High School Football Preview: Jacksonville Lee vs. Columbia in Regional Semifinal

Two Florida high schools that have had great seasons will go face to face tonight in a regional semifinal matchup. For the second time this season, Columbia High will face Jacksonville Lee. The teams faced off during the regular season in a non-conference matchup that ended in a 42-37 victory …

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Columbia Kicks off Season against Gainesville

After a long spring and summer season, local high school football is back. The last time Columbia High School played Gainesville High School, Columbia took home the win with a score of 52-34. Both football teams have spent the last five years starting their season playing each other and the Columbia …

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FEATURE: Kelly Beckham, Gainesville High School Basketball Coach

High school basketball season is officially underway, as Kelly Beckham looks to take his Gainesville High School Hurricanes back to the postseason. Coach Beckham has been the head basketball coach at GHS for seven seasons, and took three of those teams to the Final Four in Lakeland. Beckham won Coach …

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High School Football Preview: Buchholz Takes on Columbia in Make-Up Game

As the high school football season heats up, Buchholz (1-0) and Columbia (1-1) will face off Thursday night in a non-conference match-up.  The Buchholz Bobcats have a worthy opponent in the Columbia Tigers, who were ranked as high as 5th in the state in the 7A division just a few weeks ago.  …

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Week 9 High School Football Preview

District races are heating up for many area schools. Let’s take a look at this week’s notable matchups. Buchholz (6-1) at Fleming Island (4-3) – 7:30 PM Looking for their first district championship in over ten years, the Bobcats hit the road Friday night on a four game win streak. …

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Week 7 High School Football Preview

The city’s most notable rivalry highlights the high school football slate this evening. Let’s take a look at the match ups. Buchholz (4-1) at GHS (4-2) – 7:30PM Both schools have four wins on the season, the Canes are 44-4 at Citizens Field since 2009, and this will be the 44th …

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