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Alachua County Cancels Sporting Events in Wake of COVID-19

Alachua County Public Schools is following in the footsteps of professional and collegiate athletics by officially halting all extra circular activities including sporting events and practices. Furthermore, sports leagues across the world are facing cancellations and postponements in an attempt to slow the spread of COVID-19. The first cancellation of …

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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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Oak Hall Boys Basketball Tops Interlachen 39-36 in a Sluggish, Defensive Battle

Shots were not easy to come by but the Oak Hall boy’s basketball team prevails in a 39-36 win over Interlachen on Thursday night.  Neither team was able to eclipse 40 points. Junior guard Cole Gonzales led the Oak Hall Eagles with nine points, while Interlachen freshman guard Chavarius Dumas …

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Buchholz Girls Lacrosse Is Headed to Regional Quarterfinals

The Buchholz varsity girls lacrosse team entered the 2019 season with the goal of getting better each and every day. They’ve done just that. Historical Season Last week Coach Millinoff’s Bobcats were crowned as District Champions. They defeated Forest High School and later outlasted Oak Hall, whom they hadn’t beat …

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Newberry Native Named New Head Football Coach

The offseason: when all the changes occur. For Newberry High School’s football program they’re getting a new head coach. Following the Panthers 1-9 finish this past Fall, Head Coach Richard Vester put in his letter of resignation. He led the team for four consecutive years. Newberry native Ed Johnson immediately …

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5A Regional Semi-Final Preview: Palatka vs. Santa Fe

The Palatka Panthers and the Santa Fe Raiders will face off Tuesday night for a spot in the 2017 FHSAA Boy’s Basketball 5A Regional Championship. How they got here Palatka reached the semi-final round by eliminating Eastside in a competitive 57-53 quarterfinal game. Santa Fe advanced  to the regional semi-final more …

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Two Undefeated, Ranked Teams Suit Up as Buchholz travels to Vanguard

Could this possibly be the most tantalizing high school football match up this season? Signs point to yes! This week’s talk is all about the Buchholz Bobcats traveling to take on the Vanguard Knights. As both teams run out on Booster Stadium’s field undefeated, the stakes are high for each …

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High School Football: Newberry Runs Over Santa Fe 22-6 in Season Opener

ALACHUA, Fl–With each school sporting a new head coach, it was the Newberry Panthers that came out on top, beating Santa Fe High School 22-6 to open up the 2016 football season for both teams. These two cross-county teams met up for the annual rivalry season-opener; it’s a new season, …

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