Road trip Saturday: Leopards, Sharks, Hornets at three different venues

WRESTLING HHS revisits Timber Creek, WWHS at Crawfordville, NCT ventures to Palmetto By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com Three Hernando County mat squads – Hernando, Nature Coast Technical, Weeki Wachee – will hit the road Saturday for a trio of IBTs (individually bracketed tournaments). Hernando revisits Orlando for the 5th Wolfpack Invitational at Timber Creek High School while NCT journeys to the Palmetto Pride IBT and Weeki Wachee zips down US-19 to…

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Lowman Law Firm Student/Athlete of the Week (thru 01-26)

Fernando Valdez – Wrestling Hernando – Senior Enjoying his best-ever mat season, Valdez collected six points for a forfeit win at 170 pounds during Friday’s Class 1A, Region II Duals Finals at Kissimmee-Osceola against defending state champion Orlando-Lake Highland Prep. With the win, Fernando improved to a team-best 30-4 on the season. With six additional victories, Valdez become the 26th Leopard since 1972 to attain 100-career prep wins. Valdez, who…

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Wildcats earn first-ever district repeat, nip NCT, 2-1

GIRLS SOCCER Wesley Chapel snaps Sharks’ 6-match win skein behind Olsen’s goal By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com WESLY CHAPEL – For most solid hitters in baseball and softball, it’s not about how many hits you collect, but rather when you get them. That adage could hold water in soccer. Wesley Chapel senior Madison Olsen entered Thursday night’s Class 3A, District 7 Girls Soccer championship match against Nature Coast Technical with a…

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