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

GIRLS TENNIS: 2019 Springstead Eagles Head Coach: Kim Palmer (3rd Year: 9-0 overall; 30-17 lifetime) DATE OPPONENT SITE RESULT 02-21 Crystal River Away W 7-0 02-22 Leesburg# Away W 7-0 02-28 Hernando Christian Academy Home W 6-1 03-01 Brooksville-Central* Home W 5-2 03-05 Brooksville-Hernando* Home W 6-1 03-07 Ocala-Forest# Home W 7-0 03-08 Weeki Wachee* Home W 4-3 03-12 Inverness-Citrus Away W 7-0 03-29 Ocala-Vanguard# Away W 5-2 04-02 Ocala-Forest#…

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2019 Hernando Christian Academy Lions Girls Tennis Results (thru 03-31)

GIRLS TENNIS: 2019 Hernando Christian Academy Lions Head Coach: Scott Dedmon (1st Year: 5-3 overall) DATE OPPONENT SITE TIME/RESULT 02-15 Dade City-Pasco Away L 2-5 02-19 Lecanto-Seven Rivers Home W 5-2 02-28 Spring Hill-Springstead Away L 1-6 03-05 Tampa-Carrollwood Day# Home L 3-4 03-07 Weeki Wachee Away W 7-0 03-21 Lecanto-Seven Rivers Home W 4-3 03-25 Shady Hills-Bishop McLaughlin# Away W 6-0 03-28 Brooksville-Nature Coast Technical Away W 4-3 04-01…

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2019 Hernando Christian Academy Lions Boys Tennis Results (thru 03-31)

BOYS TENNIS: 2019 Hernando Christian Academy Lions Head Coach: Scott Dedmon (1st Year: 2-8 overall) DATE OPPONENT SITE TIME/RESULT 02-15 Dade City-Pasco Away L 0-7 02-12 Lecanto-Seven Rivers Home W 4-3 02-28 Spring Hill-Springstead Away L 0-7 03-01 Brooksville-Nature Coast Technical Home L 0-7 03-04 Dade City-Pasco Home L 0-7 03-05 Tampa-Carrollwood Day# Home L 0-7 03-07 Weeki Wachee Away L 0-7 02-21 Lecanto-Seven Rivers Home W 5-2 03-25 Shady…

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BOYS TENNIS: 2019 Springstead Eagles Head Coach: Brett Teitelman (2nd Year: 8-1; 17-6 overall) DATE OPPONENT SITE TIME/RESULT 02-20 Gainesville# Away W 7-0 02-23 Crystal River Home W 4-3 02-28 Brooksville-Hernando Christian Home W 7-0 03-01 Brooksville-Central* Home W 7-0 03-05 Brooksville-Hernando* Away W 7-0 03-07 Ocala-Forest# Home L 3-4 03-08 Weeki Wachee* Home W 7-0 03-13 Leesburg# Home W 7-0 03-28 Ocala-Forest# Away W 4-3 03-29 Ocala-Vanguard# Away 04-02…

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2019 Nature Coast Technical Sharks Boys Tennis Results (thru 04-01)

BOYS TENNIS: 2019 Nature Coast Technical Sharks Head Coach: Tom Brown (14th Year: 11-1 overall; 180-53 lifetime)   DATE   OPPONENT   SITE   TIME/RESULT   02-12   Weeki Wachee#*   Away   W 4-3   02-14   Inverness-Citrus#   Home   W 5-2   02-19   Brooksville-Central#*   Away   W 6-1 02-20 Crystal River# Home L 3-4   02-21   Holiday-Anclote   Home   W 7-0   03-01…

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County lifters denied top of the podium at Zephyrhills

WEIGHTLIFTING Citrus High automatically qualifies five champions for April 13 State Finals By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com ZEPHYRHILLS – Just as expected, Class 1A, Region VI’s top two seeds – Inverness-Citrus and Zephyrhills – finished 1-2 in Friday‘s 14-team, 3½-hour meet at Zephyrhills High School’s ’Dawg House. The ’Canes set a school record with a third straight regional three-peat, topping the runner-up Bulldogs 78-55. Bushnell-South Sumter was third with 23 points…

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Lowman Law Firm Student-Athlete of the Week (thru 03-16)

Hayden Kimbrough – Girls Softball Hernando – Junior Kimbrough, in her third season on the softball team, is enjoying a fast start. Against Gulf, the infielder went 3-for-3 with two doubles and two runs scored in a 15-0 win over the Buccaneers. Two days later against Cypress Creek, the 5-foot-2 third sacker finished 2-for-3 with two runs scored and another double with two runs batted in a 7-5 triumph over…

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HHS blanks Springstead as Shenefield fans 13, 3-0

SOFTBALL Leopard right-hander needs two punchouts to set county record By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com BROOKSVILLE – For six long seasons, slender right-hander Courtney Riddle occupied the mound for Hernando Christian Academy (2009-10) and Hernando High (2011-14). During that span, Riddle – the five-time county all-star and two-time Hernando County Player of the Year – struck out an incredible 734 batters across 787 innings pitched. Don’t look now, but the county…

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2019 Nature Coast Technical Sharks Girls Tennis Results (thru 03-27)

GIRLS TENNIS 2019 Nature Coast Technical Sharks Head Coach: Kristine Brown (5th Year: 6-5 overall, 61-22 lifetime) DATE OPPONENT SITE TIME/RESULT 02-14 Inverness-Citrus# Away W 6-1 02-19 Brooksville-Central#* Home W 7-0 02-20 Crystal River# Away L 3-4 03-01 Lecanto Away L 3-4 03-05 Inverness-Citrus# Home W 6-1 03-06 New Port Richey-River Ridge Away L 3-4 03-07 Brooksville-Central#* Away W 7-0 03-08 Brooksville-Hernando#* Away W 4-3 03-12 Weeki Wachee#* Away W…

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2019 HERNANDO COUNTY BOYS TRACK & FIELD RECAPS (thru 03-27)

BOYS TRACK & FIELD – Compiled by TONY CASTRO 2019 HERNANDO COUNTY BOYS TRACK & FIELD RECAPS 2019 Central Bears Head Coach – Kris Brooks (2nd Year) DATE EVENT SITE TIME/RESULT 02-12 Lecanto Invitational Away 4th/8 teams 02-15 Spring Hill-Springstead Invitational Away 6th/8 teams 02-22 Brooksville-Hernando Quad Away 3rd/4 teams 03-07 Wesley Chapel-Cypress Creek Invitational Away 16th/15 teams 03-14 Brooksville-Hernando Kiwanis Away 10th/12 teams 04-03 Hernando/Citrus Classic Away 3:30 p.m….

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2019 HERNANDO COUNTY GIRLS TRACK & FIELD RECAPS (thru 03-27)i

GIRLS TRACK & FIELD – Compiled by TONY CASTRO 2019 HERNANDO COUNTY GIRLS TRACK & FIELD RECAPS 2019 Central Bears Head Coach – Pat Greenwood (2nd Year) DATE EVENT SITE TIME/RESULT 02-12 Lecanto Invitational Away 5th/8 teams 02-15 Spring Hill-Springstead Invitational Away 5th/8 teams 02-22 Brooksville-Hernando Quad Away 3rd/4 teams 03-07 Wesley Chapel-Cypress Creek Invitational Away 12th (T)/15 teams 03-14 Brooksville-Hernando Kiwanis Away 10th/12 teams 04-03 Hernando/Citrus Classic Away 3:30…

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Sharks bop Bears in six frames, 14-3

BASEBALL NCT’s Nelson goes 3-for-3 with three runs batted in By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com BROOKSVILLE – After the graduation of eight seniors from last year’s county, district and regional championship Sharks’ squad, the burning question to begin the season was who would carry the load in 2019? Red-headed freshman Collin Nelson went 2-for-5 with two runs batted in three games last spring. This year, the first-year catcher entered Tuesday night’s…

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2019 HERNANDO COUNTY BASEBALL STANDINGS (thru 03-24)

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…

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2019 HERNANDO COUNTY GIRLS FAST-PITCH SOFTBALL STANDINGS (thru 03-24)

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 5. Weeki Wachee 0 4 .000 TOTALS (5) 9 9 .500 $ Denotes defending co=Hernando County champion. 2019 Class 5A, District 7 Girls Softball Regular Season Standings PL….

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HERNANDO COUNTY SPORTS CALENDAR (thru 03-20)

SPORTS CALENDAR (NOTE: Times and dates are subject to change.) 03-25: BASEBALL: HCA at Tampa-Citrus ark Christian, 3 p.m. SOFTBALL: York, Illinois at Nature Coast Technical, 8 p.m. BOYS TENNIS: Weeki Wachee at Central, 3 p.m. GIRLS TENNIS: Central at Weeki Wachee, 3 p.m. 03-26: BASEBALL: Lecanto at Hernando, 7 p.m. Springstead at Shady Hills-Bishop McLaughlin, 7 p.m. Nature Coast Technical at Central, 7 p.m. Valrico-Bell Creek Academy at HCA4:30…

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Sickles denies Hernando its second Leopard Slam crown, 2-0

SOFTBALL HHS’ Lamp slams two tourney homers, Shenefield claims 700th K By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com BROOKSVILLE – Sickles junior third baseman Sadie Weld crushed a 2-2 Ali Shenefield offering over the head of left fielder Sabina Burr to plate seniors Lauren Lightbody and Natalie Zwieg in the Gryphons’ 2-0 Leopard Slam championship win over host Hernando High late Saturday night. Weld’s two-out, two-run blast followed fourth-innings singles by Lightbody (up…

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