20-year regional drought ends as Bears rally past Sharks, 9-4

BASEBALL Central wins fourth straight as Boyce goes six frames, fanning 11 By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com Ninth-year Central High baseball skipper Al Sorrentino is a lonely man these days. His recent run of good fortune was extended when the Bears rallied Wednesday from a 4-0 deficit after 3½ innings to eliminate Class 5A, District 8 runner-up Port Orange-Atlantic, 9-5. As he looked around following the Class 5A, Region II quarterfinal,…

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2018 FINAL HERNANDO COUNTY GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY RECAPS

GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY – Compiled by TONY CASTRO CENTRAL BEARS Head Coach – Kris Brooks (2nd Year) DATE RACE SITE RESULT 08-25 Inverness-Citrus Invitational Inverness-Whispering Pines Park NTS 09-01 Lecanto Invitational Lecanto High NTS 09-15 6th Nature Coast Invite Brooksville-Nature Coast Technical NTS 09-29 5th Weeki Wachee Invitational Weeki Wachee Preserve NTS 10-06 22nd Land O’ Lakes Invite Shady Hills-Crews Lake Park NTS 10-11 15th Hernando/Citrus Classic Brooksville-McKethan Lake NTS…

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Marveling at Marville: Opponents gush over her season

2018 ALL-COUNTY GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY Third-year thinclad defeated 182-of-184 Hernando County foes By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com For once, a imagine the toughest guy on your block standing 5-foot-6 and weighing in at 114 pounds. Not much an imposing figure, right? Just the contrary in the Hernando County cross country realm this season. You see, Nature Coast Technical senior Leah Marlene Marville had local rivals marveling at her success along the…

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Dowdell, Shenefield combine for five hits as Lady Leopards solve Coyotes, 8-7

SOFTBALL HHS seeks first region title since 2001 at Santa Fe By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com Hernando High collected five of its seven hits between Ali Shenefield and Taliyah Dowdell Wednesday night in East Pasco County to eliminate host Cypress Creek Middle/High School, 8-7. In the tense Class 5A, Region II semifinal, the Leopards (26-3) improved to 5-1 lifetime against the second-year Coyotes (15-9). With the triumph, the Purple and Gold…

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