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High School Girls Basketball Regionals Tip Off

District tournaments wrapped up last week, and the state tournaments begin tonight in girl’s high school basketball. Multiple local teams participate in regional playoff action tonight, hoping to extend their seasons and reach the ultimate goal of a state title. PK Yonge-Providence PK Yonge girls basketball travels to Jacksonville for …

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Local Boys Basketball Teams Prepare for District Tournament Semi-Finals

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Local Gainesville-area boys basketball teams tip-off district semi-finals on Wednesday. The Eastside Rams take on the Bradford Tornadoes and Santa Fe takes on North Marion in the District 5 Class 4A semifinals. In District 3 Class 3A, PK Yonge takes on Father Lopez and Interlachen takes on St. Joseph. All …

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Buchholz Boy’s Baseball Opens Season Against Chiefland

The Buchholz High School boy’s baseball team will begin its season against the Chiefland Indians. The Bobcats will look to improve on their 2019 season, where they went 17-9, but did not go anywhere in the postseason. As for the Indians, they finished 2019 with a record of just above …

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Oak Hall (15-8) falls to Father Lopez (10-16) in First Round of Class 3A District 3 Basketball Playoffs

Father Lopez senior guards James Coburn (22 points) and Lex Delgado (16 points) put on a show Monday night, combining for 38 points to send home standing Oak Hall down to defeat 56-42 in the first round of the district playoffs.  Forty seconds remained. Oak Hall’s senior forward Colin Ponton …

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Hawthorne vs P.K. Yonge: A Boys Basketball Rivalry Built on Respect

By: Michael Kennedy and Syltavius Kelley When you think of the best rivalries in sports a few that come to mind are the Celtics vs Lakers, Yankees vs Red Sox, Bears vs Packers, and Gators vs Bulldogs. One thing each of these rivalries has in common is that they’re built …

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Eastside takes on Hamilton County in districts tuneup

The Eastside boy’s basketball team will take on the Hamilton County Trojans at home on Saturday; this will be their last game before the start of the 4A District 5 Championships. Successful Season It has been a great season for the Rams so far, and they will be looking to …

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Episcopal Spoils Wolves’ Senior Night

The St. Francis Catholic Academy boy’s basketball team lost an absolute heartbreaker, 70-65, to the Episcopal School of Jacksonville Eagles. There were numerous lead changes, high senior night emotions, and two buzzer-beaters: one that was and then one that wasn’t. Episcopal Spoils Wolves’ Senior Night Senior Sadness This loss stings …

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Girls Basketball District Playoffs Continue

Girls Basketball district playoffs continue.  District 6-1A #1 Trenton vs #4 Bell #2 Hilliard vs #3 Branford The Trenton Tigers will take on the Bell Bulldogs, tonight at 6:30. Trenton had a bye week, while Bell is coming off a 62-46 victory against#5 Fort White. The Hilliard Red Flashes will take …

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