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Cocoa Boys Basketball Hires Jones

Apr 26, 2018No Comments

Cocoa High found a rival with a Tigers background to become its new boys head basketball coach. Edwin Jones, a 1986 Cocoa graduate and assistant


Fort Myers 8th Grade Girl Commits to Mizou

Apr 26, 2018No Comments

Fort Myers 14-year-old Addison Potts has had conversations with her parents about taking a greater lead in her life decisions and promising basketball career. Clearly, she


Charlie Ward Takes Boys Basketball Job at F...

Apr 26, 2018No Comments

The Seminoles will turn the reins of their boys basketball program over to the former Florida State quarterback who has coached high school football the


Lavin steps down at Fort Walton Beach

Apr 26, 2018No Comments

From his 21 seasons at the helm of Fort Walton Beach boys basketball, John Lavin developed one golden rule. “Be on time.” Sure, so much


Castleton named News Journal Player of the ...

Apr 26, 2018No Comments

Though it feels like ancient history now, but Colin Castleton remembers the humble beginnings of his basketball journey. He played junior-varsity ball in the ninth


Pensacola All-Area Boys Basketball Team

Apr 26, 2018No Comments

PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Shawndarius Cowart, Pensacola High The Pensacola State commit led Pensacola High in scoring all four years he played there in addition

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FABC Announces 2017-18 Coaches of the Year

Apr 26, 2018No Comments

The Florida Association of Basketball Coaches announced its boys and girls high school basketball coaches of the year on Wednesday. Steve Reece of Oak Ridge


Montverde over University in Geico National...

Apr 26, 2018No Comments

Montverde Academy will be hanging a fourth national championship banner in its gymnasium. The Eagles canned 11 3-pointers — eight in the second half —


Winter Haven’s Bryant named top playe...

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Keyshawn Bryant became the third player under head coach Tyrone Woodside to score more than 1,000 points in his career at Winter Haven, joining Devon

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Alachua County Boys Players of the Year

Apr 26, 2018No Comments

When football season closes, it takes some time for Buchholz’s Trent Whittemore to switch into basketball mode, usually two to three weeks. “January is when