Hornets‘ Gray needs your vote today!

FOOTBALL Visit the Bucs’ Web site and vote for Gray for the High School Coach of the Year By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com WEEKI WACHEE – Weeki Wachee’s first-year Head Coach Jacob Gray needs your help. Gray, fresh from his 3-7 season with the US-19 gridiron program, was selected as one nine of WFLA News Channel 8’s Tampa Bay Buccaneers High School Coach of the Week selections by sports anchor Dan…

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Hernando County Prep Football Players of the Week (thru 11-11)

FOOTBALL – Compiled by TONY CASTRO OFFENSE Hernando High senior slot back Ygenio Booker was a one-man highlight reel for the Leopards. The 5-foot-11, 192-pounder rushed seven times for 92 yards and scored two touchdowns, snared a game-high five passes for 91 yards, including a TD grab, and added a 28-yard kickoff return in a sterling 211-yard all-purpose effort in Friday night’s Class 5A, Region II quarterfinal loss to visiting…

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Lowman Law Firm Student/Athlete of the Week (thru 11-11)

Emily Escamilla – Girls Cross Country Nature Coast Technical – Senior Last Saturday morning, Escamilla concluded a fine prep career with her 23rd lifetime race at the 44th Class 2A FHSAA State Finals at Tallahassee’s Apalachee Regional Park. Emily placed 108th in the 174-runner event helping the Lady Sharks to an 18th-place finish out of 23 teams. The three-year varsity runner and current two-time All-County cross country selection maintains a…

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Hiller rips four goals, as Lady Eagles dispatch Leopards, 4-1

GIRLS SOCCER Down 4-0, HHS’ Wylie spoils Burzumato’s shutout bid at 75:11 By TONY CASTRO Hernando Sport.com BROOKSVILLE – In last winter’s Class 3A, District 7 quarterfinals at Weeki Wachee, F.W. Springstead trailed Hernando, 2-1. That’s before Spring Hill forward Erica Hiller took over. The three-time All-Hernando County striker eventually finished with four goals as the Lady Eagles eliminated HHS, 6-3. On Monday night’s 3A-7 lid-lifter, there was no comeback drama….

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