2019 Tom Varn Baseball Tournament Day 3 Results (thru 03-20)

BASEBALL: 2019 Tom Varn Baseball Tournament sponsored by Brookville’s Farm Bureau Insurance 03-18: @ Hernando Bishop McLaughlin 7, Land O’ Lakes 3 Hernando 5, Citrus 4 @ Central Mitchell 15, Central 0 Cypress Creek 6, Lecanto 4 @ Weeki Wachee River Ridge 6, Weeki Wachee 5 Springstead 13, Hudson 1 @ Nature Coast Technical Pasco 13, Fivay 8 Zephyrhills 5, NCT 3 03-19: @ Hernando Land O’ Lakes 11, Citrus…

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2019 Central Bears Boys Weightlifting Results (thru 03-19)

BOYS WEIGHTLIFTING: 2019 Central Bears Head Coach – Paul Kern (1st Year: 0-7-0)   DATE   OPPONENT   SITE   TIME/RESULT 02-06 Weeki Wachee ^ Away L 12-39 02-06 Brooksville-Nature Coast Technical ^ Away L 12-32 02-13 Bushnell-South Sumter = Away L 7-54 02-13 Brooksville-Hernando = Away L 7-44 02-20 Spring Hill-Springstead Away L 18-40 02-27 Brooksville-Hernando+ Away L 27-45 02-27 Inverness-Citrus+ Away L 27-36 03-06 21st Hernando County Meet%…

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2019 Springstead Eagles Girls Tennis Results (thru 03-28)

GIRLS TENNIS: 02-21: Springstead at Crystal River Springstead 7, Crystal River 0 Singles: No. 1 – Aszti Chadzynski (SPG) def. Maddie Lewis, 6-1, 6-1. No. 2 – Haley Palmer (SPG) def. Tess Redrick, 6-1. 6-2. No. 3 – Tallia Russell (SPG) def. Sarah Miller, 6-3, 6-1. No. 4– Summer Smith (SPG) def. Maddie Cobb, 6-1, 6-2. No. 5 – Kayleigh Maequart (SPG) def. Zoe Gonzales, 5-5, forfeit. Doubles: No. 1…

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Seven-run first inning propels Eagles past Knights, 14-4

BASEBALL SHS right-hander Jasiak departs after 66 pitches, two-hitter and 12-0 lead By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com WEEKI WACHEE – Here’s a tell tale stat. Just two seasons ago when F.W. Springstead set a new school record behind a magical 24-4 campaign, it established another mark for longest win streak. Over an 11-game stretch, the Eagles carved out 11 straight wins averaging 6.23 runs per game. Two years later, fifth-year skipper…

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Tom Varn Baseball Tourney Day 2 Results (thru 03-19)

  BASEBALL: 2019 Tom Varn Baseball Tournament sponsored by Brookville’s Farm Bureau Insurance 03-18: @ Hernando Bishop McLaughlin 7, Land O’ Lakes 3 Hernando 5, Citrus 4 @ Central Mitchell 15, Central 0 Cypress Creek 6, Lecanto 4 @ Weeki Wachee River Ridge 6, Weeki Wachee 5 Springstead 13, Hudson 1 @ Nature Coast Technical Pasco 13, Fivay 8 Zephyrhills 5, NCT 3 03-19: @ Hernando Land O’ Lakes 11,…

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Leopards’ Aske delivers clutch complete-game effort to solve upset-minded Citrus, 5-4

BASEBALL Of Hernando’s 10 safeties, Lashley, Morgan, Bronson, Valdez each collect 2 hits By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com BROOKSVILLE – Class 5A, District 7 favorites this spring, Hernando High, saved its best efforts for last Monday night to avoid a costly two-game losing skein. After dropping two of three games last week – including its first-ever loss to 5A-7 foe Cypress Creek last Friday in Wesley Chapel, 5-3 – the Leopards…

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2019 Nature Coast Technical Sharks Boys Tennis Results (thru 03-23)

BOYS TENNIS: 02-12: Nature Coast Technical at Weeki Wachee NCT 4, Weeki Wachee 3 Singles: No. 1 – Roger Sniffen (NCT) def. Josh Bondulich, 6-4, 6-0. No. 2 – Cayden Muir (NCT) def. Rafael Garcia, 6-0, 6-3 No. 3 – Brock Vance (WW) def. Quintin Hotop, 6-3, 9-11 (6-7), 10-5. No. 4 – Christian Velez (WW) def. Alex Brezina, 6-0, 6-1. No. 5 – Evan Williams (NCT) def. Deven Carlson,…

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2019 Nature Coast Technical Sharks Girls Tennis Results (thru 03-23)

GIRLS TENNIS: 02-14: Nature Coast Technical at Inverness-Citrus NCT 6, Citrus 1 Singles: (pro set) No. 1 – Sierra Remondelli (NCT) def. Bridget Beebe, 8-0. No. 2 – Beatrice Roseus (NCT) def. Ashten Fehrenbach, 8-0. No. 3 – Angitha Reji (NCT def. Brooke Bryant, 8-6. No. 4 – Selena Quach (NCT) def. Kendall McCarrick, 8-3. No. 5 – Devyn Smith (NCT) def. Mia Hamilton, 8-3. Doubles: (pro set) No. 1…

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2019 Springstead Eagles Girls Tennis Results (thru 03-23)

GIRLS TENNIS: 02-21: Springstead at Crystal River Springstead 7, Crystal River 0 Singles: No. 1 – Aszti Chadzynski (SPG) def. Maddie Lewis, 6-1, 6-1. No. 2 – Haley Palmer (SPG) def. Tess Redrick, 6-1. 6-2. No. 3 – Tallia Russell (SPG) def. Sarah Miller, 6-3, 6-1. No. 4– Summer Smith (SPG) def. Maddie Cobb, 6-1, 6-2. No. 5 – Kayleigh Maequart (SPG) def. Zoe Gonzales, 5-5, forfeit. Doubles: No. 1…

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2019 Hernando Leopards Boys Weightlifting Results (thru 03-19)

BOYS WEIGHTLIFTING 2019 Hernando Leopards Head Coach – Mark Griffith (3rd Year: 4-3-0; 9-18-0 lifetime)   DATE   OPPONENT   SITE   TIME/RESULT 02-06 Inverness-Citrus^ Away L 26-74 02-06 Land O’ Lakes-Sunlake^ Away L 26-49   02-06   Dade City-Pasco^   Away   W 26-6 02-13 Bushnel-South Sumter ~ Away L 44-54   02-13   Broooksville-Central ~   Away   W 44-7   02-27   Inverness-Citrus !   Home  …

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2019 HERNANDO COUNTY BASEBALL STANDINGS (thru 03-17)

BASEBALL – Compiled by TONY CASTRO 2019 Hernando County Regular Season Baseball Standings PL. TEAM W L .PCT 1. Spring Hill-Springstead 2 0 1.000 2. Brooksville-Nature Coast Technical$ 1 1 .500 2. Brooksville-Hernando 1 1 .500 2. Weeki Wachee 1 1 .500 5. Brooksville-Central 0 2 .000 TOTALS (5) 5 5 .500 $ Denotes Hernando County champion. 2019 Class 5A, District 7 Regular Season Baseball Standings PL. TEAM W L…

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2019 HERNANDO COUNTY GIRLS FAST-PITCH SOFTBALL STANDINGS (thru 03-18)

SOFTBALL – Compiled by TONY CASTRO 2019 Hernando County Girls Softball Regular Season Standings   PL.   TEAM   W   L   .PCT 1. Spring Hill-Springstead$$ 4 0 1.000 2. Brooksville-Hernando$$ 3 0 1.000 3. Brooksville-Nature Coast Technical 2 2 .500 4. Brooksville-Central 0 3 .000 4. Weeki Wachee 0 4 .000   TOTALS (5)   9   9   .500 $ Denotes defending co=Hernando County champion. 2019 Class…

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2019 Springstead Eagles Boys Weightlifting Results (thru 03-28)

BOYS WEIGHTLIFTING 2019 Springstead Eagles Head Coach – Mike Garofano (16th Year: 5-2-1 overall; 81-22-3 lifetime) DATE OPPONENT SITE TIME/RESULT 02-06 Hudson-Fivay+ Away W 34-20 02-06 New Port Richey-River Ridge+ Away W 34-25 02-12 Land O’ Lakes-Sunlake& Away L 45-58 02-12 Wesley Chapel-Wiregrass Ranch& Away T 45-45 02-12 Land O’ Lakes & Away W 45-43 02-12 Wesley Chapel-Cypress Creek & Away W 45-12 02-20 Brooksville-Central Home W 41-18 02-27 Lecanto…

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Springstead finishes third in 2A-6 Meet

WEIGHTLIFTING Eagles’ 10 lifters all place led by Barry’s repeat district crown By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com LECANTO – It wasn’t a shock to see host Lecanto finally solve Sunlake for Friday’s Class 2A, District 6 boys weightlifting crown. The loaded Seahawks had rolled up five straight district titles in a row – and six of the last seven – until the Panthers bested them, 64-48. For a third straight winter,…

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Eagles repeat as county champs, garner 12th team title

BOYS WEIGHTLIFTING SHS wins behind five champions, four runners-ups By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com SPRING HILL – F.W. Springstead followed an all-too-familiar blue print for its 12th Hernando County boys weightlifting crown. For years, 16th-year Eagle mentor Mike Garofano has preached to win a meet this big, his squad need to be at full force, have no scratches and max out on its number of individual champions. Competing at home, Garofano…

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Lantigua raps three knocks including third dinger as Eagles bury Beas, 15-5

BASEBALL In 15-hit onslaught, Ortiz, Miller, Hopper Blevens collect 2 hits By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com SPRING HILL – Springstead sophomore southpaw Marcus Opolski was credited with his initial varsity mound victory in his first-ever start Thursday night against young and inexperienced Central. The first-year left-hander faced 12 batters across the first three innings of a mercy-rule shortened 15-5 Hernando County win. The 6-foot, 180-pound Opolski departed after 60 pitches and…

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Lowman Law Firm Student/Athlete of the Week (thru 03-09)

Ali Shenefield – Softball Hernando – Senior Shenefield went 3-0 last week throwing 14 innings, giving up zero runs and striking out 38 batters. She struck out 19 batters against Nature Coast Technical, setting a new Hernando High School single game record. She also  recorded her 100th career hit and 600th lifetime strikeout of her career. Ali carries a 3.44 grade point average. The two-time All-Hernando County softball selection has…

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2019 HERNANDO COUNTY BASEBALL STANDINGS (thru 03-13)

BASEBALL – Compiled by TONY CASTRO 2019 Hernando County Regular Season Baseball Standings   PL.   TEAM   W   L   .PCT 1. Spring Hill-Springstead 1 0 1.000 2. Brooksville-Nature Coast Technical$ 1 1 .500 2. Brooksville-Hernando 1 1 .500 2. Weeki Wachee 1 1 .500 5. Brooksville-Central 0 1 .000   TOTALS (5)   4   4   .500 $ Denotes Hernando County champion. 2019 Class 5A, District…

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