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Former Gainesville, NFL Running Back Portis Wants Fraud Case Moved

Former Gainesville High School football star and two-time Pro Bowler Clinton Portis is demanding home field for a fraud case he is involved in. Closer to Home Portis is accused of submitting fraudlent claims to the Gene Upshaw NFL Player Health Reimbursement Account Plan. Established in 2008, this plan was …

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Will COVID-19 Put a Halt to the 2020 College Football Season?

Will there be College Football in 2020? Back in March, the ongoing coronavirus pandemic known as COVID-19 forced every sport we know and love to remain suspended. However, due to college football season beginning in the Fall, it remains unknown whether or not the season will be able to kick-off …

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Oak Hall Eagles Fall to Bell Bulldogs 9 to 5

Oak Hall’s baseball team fell four runs short in a game that was filled with sloppy fielding and that had lots of balls put into play. The Eagles fall to 1-4 on the season with the loss while the Bulldogs improved to 2-5, ending a three game losing streak. Slow …

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Florida Athletic Department issues COVID-19 message to UF

The state of Florida has been monitoring COVID-19 with hopes to prevent it from spreading any further. Coronavirus and UF Many colleges throughout the state of Florida have taken action throughout their campus to protect their students, faculty, and staff. The University of Florida has become one of the many …

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Local high school regional hoops roundup

The local high school basketball scene is lighting up tonight. Multiple regional playoff games are taking place across the landscape and six teams are looking to advance. https://twitter.com/NFHSNetwork/status/1232350393205653506 Hawthorne Hornets vs. Wildwood Wildcats (7:00 p.m.): 1A Semifinals The Hawthorne boys basketball team defeats Pahokee 63-39 to advance to the Regional …

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Gators Women’s Lacrosse Ready for Season Opener

The Gators women’s lacrosse team is set to kick-off their season Saturday, Feb. 8 as the 14th-ranked team in the country. The ladies will face the No. 18 Colorado Buffaloes for their home opener. Florida will matchup against nine ranked teams this season:  No. 1 Maryland, No. 2 North Carolina, …

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Santa Fe College Men’s Hoops Falls to Florida State College of Jacksonville in Tough 71-69 Loss

“Jacksonville was much better than us, they were much tougher than us, and I thought our guys played with no confidence offensively,” said Santa Fe College head coach Chris Mowry of his team’s  home loss to Florida State College of Jacksonville (FSCJ) Wednesday night. Santa Fe now drops to 10-15 …

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Santa Fe men’s basketball rebounds with a win at home against PHS Academy 96-83

The Santa Fe Saints men’s basketball team gets a 96-83 home win on Monday night against PHS Academy in a game that was full of scoring. The Saints move to 10-13 on the season with the win. First half comeback “I just thought we looked lethargic, had a couple of …

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Preview: Eastside Boys Basketball Looks to Maintain Win Streak against Gainesville High

The Eastside Boys Basketball Team is coming off of a thrilling overtime victory against Buchholz, and they look to carry the momentum against their rivals, the Gainesville Hurricanes. Eastside has won an impressive four games in a row, with two of those victories on the road and two on neutral …

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