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35-7, 7a regional quarterfinals, bobcats, buchholz, fleming island, football, golden eagles, playoffs -

(Photo credit: Doug Engle/Ocala Star Banner) - Gainesville, FL By: Curtis Michaud The Buchholz Bobcats football team has earned double-digit wins on the season as they advanced to the Region 1-7A Semifinals. On Thursday night at Citizens Field in Gainesville, the Bobcats (10-1) were able to defeat Fleming Island (6-5), 35-7, in the 7A Regional Quarterfinals. Both teams entered this contest playing fairly well. The Bobcats secured the No.1 seed after a 28-13 victory over Bartram Trail (St. Johns). While FIHS entered the game winning five of their last six. However, for the entire game, the Golden Eagles weren't able...

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adriana lorfida, hunter haverkamp, jeremy willmore, john gamble, kelisia -

By Jerome Reed: Day Two saw some hardware get handed out to teams who outlasted the rest. On each one of those teams was a hooper who made the engine GO. Take a look at five hoopers who really helped their team earn a championship trophy on Sunday. Hunter Haverkamp - Orlando Bad Boys 2024: One of the best passers of the entire event, “Double H” proved that he can be just as elite of a scorer on Sunday. The sophomore guard, who appears around 5’11” & medium build, put up 15 points in the first half of the Boys...

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chris cornish, dyanis jimenez, justin gollupp, kevin hernandez, logan clauser -

By Jerome Reed: Ed Chery & U.S. Amateur Basketball teamed up for the inaugural event down in Port Charlotte, Florida. In EVERY gym, talent is somewhere on that hardwood--the Harold Rec Center was no different. Check out some names who stood out at the coed event.Chris Cornish - Team Swish 2024: The 6’5” swingman really couldn’t be kept from scoring in the paint. He has the skill to take defenders off-the-dribble and get to the rack, no problem. Definitely liked his rebounding effort. Hitting 33 points vs. “Big Daug Elite” earned the nickname “Cash Chris”. Cornish has a somewhat Jalen...

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2026, Academy, Basketball, Coaching, Diego Brito, Dominican, Eagles, Montverde, Republic, Training -

Diego Brito is an absolute leader, in every sense of the word.The 2026 Montverde Academy point guard has amassed an impressive resume both on and off the court. Diego gets it done in the classroom, boasting a 3.7 GPA coming into this school year with an interest in sports management.Aside from that, Diego has no issues showing his humanitarian side.On a family trip to the Dominican Republic, Diego saw the struggles of youth in the area who shared a love of playing sports, but didn’t have shoes to play them in. Moved by the sight, a then-12 year old Diego...

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By Cassandra Swartz Fresh off delivering its own mercy rule in the semifinal, Hawthorne had the roles reversed Friday night in the Class 1A-District 8 championship game against Williston. As errors mounted for the home Hornets, the Red Devils kept growing their lead until the run rule went into effect after three innings. “Emotions can’t describe what I’m feeling right now,” said Red Devils head coach Lavar Williams after the title win. “We came out tonight with a mission, and we held to that mission.” Williston’s powerhouse offense was backed by Raegan Geiger in the circle who tossed a no-hitter, striking...

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