In a photo finish: Sharks edge Pirates, Bulldogs, 13-12-11

2A-7 GIRLS TENNIS Nature Coast’s Reji, Quach capture singles titles while Roseus/Quach win in doubles By TONY CASTRO HernandoSort.com CRYSTAL RIVER – In a photo finish, Nature Coast Technical edged Crystal River and Zephyrhills, 13-12-11, to earn a three-peat district crown Wednesday along the CRHS courts. In the two-day, seven-team Class 2A, District 7 affair, Hernando placed fourth (6.0 points) followed by Citrus (4.0), Weeki Wachee (3.0) and Central (0)….

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Pirates trip up Sharks, earn repeat crown, 18-13

2A-7 BOYS TENNIS CRHS’ Cheek, Sandak, Parker win first-ever titles By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com CRYSTAL RIVER – Crystal River Head Coach Bill Reyes can’t count his blessings enough. He feels like he’s certainly paid his dues. In 13 years as the Pirates’ girls soccer mentor, he’s never claimed a district title. In nine years in boys tennis for a second straight spring, his troops outlasted Nature Coast Technical for a…

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Eagles’ Ryan goes yard (again) versus HHS’ Shenefield – this time it’s a game-winner, 3-0

                      SOFTBALL SHS defense sparkles converting 28 chances in support of Galhouse By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com SPRING HILL – Wednesday night marked the 35th meeting in 17 seasons between Hernando County heavyweight softball programs – Springstead and Hernando. It was two days shy of the one-year anniversary of the Hernando High’s remarkable 3-2 seventh-inning comeback win last year in Spring…

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2019 HERNANDO COUNTY BASEBALL STANDINGS (thru 04-14)

BASEBALL – Compiled by TONY CASTRO 2019 Hernando County Regular Season Baseball Standings   PL.   TEAM   W   L   .PCT 1. Brooksville-Hernando 5 1 .833 2. Spring Hill-Springstead 3 1 .667 3. Brooksville-Nature Coast Technical$ 3 3 .500 3. Weeki Wachee 3 3 .500 5. Brooksville-Central 0 6 .000   TOTALS (5)   14   14   .500 $ Denotes Hernando County champion. 2019 Class 5A, District…

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2019 HERNANDO COUNTY GIRLS FAST-PITCH SOFTBALL STANDINGS (thru 04-14)

SOFTBALL – Compiled by TONY CASTRO 2019 Hernando County Girls Softball Regular Season Standings   PL.   TEAM   W   L   .PCT 1. Brooksville-Hernando$$ 6 0 1.000 2. Spring Hill-Springstead$$ 4 1 .800 3. Brooksville-Nature Coast Technical 3 3 .500 4. Weeki Wachee 1 4 .200 5. Brooksville-Central 0 6 .000   TOTALS (5)   14   14   .500 $ Denotes defending co=Hernando County champion. 2019 Class…

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2A-7 boils down to Pirates-Sharks showdown

DISTRICT TENNIS In 3A-5, Springstead girls seeking first title since 2013 By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com Crystal River High School’s tennis courts will roll out the welcome mats for seven teams beginning Monday morning as the host of the three-day, Class 2A, District 7 Boys/Girls Tennis Tournaments. The seven-team field in a single-elimination format features: Brooksville-Central, Brooksville-Hernando, Brooksville-Nature Coast Technical, Inverness-Citrus, Crystal River, Weeki Wachee and Zephyrhills. The boys will play…

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12 and counting: Leopards continue to feast on Fivay, 6-3

BASEBALL HHS pockets eighth win in a row as Lashley, Galda, Morgan, Taylor rap 2 hits each By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com BROOKSVILLE – In local baseball lore, very few times do start up programs ever open with a bang. Fivay High could be an exception. The Falcons fielded its initial varsity baseball team in 2011 along the Chicago Avenue campus at Hudson. In Year 2, Justin Kunick’s Falcons did what…

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2019 Hernando Leopards Boys Tennis Results (thru 04-14):

BIYS ENNIS: 2019 Hernando Leopards Head Coach: Herman Scriven (2nd Year: 0-12; 6-17 overall)   DATE   OPPONENT   SITE   TIME/RESULT 02-14 Weeki Wachee#* Away L 3-4 02-19 Inverness-Citrus# Away L 2-5 02-21 Brooksville-Central#* Home L 3-4 02-28 Inverness-Citrus# Home L 0-7 03-05 Spring Hill-Springstead* Home L 0-7 03-07 Crystal River# Home L 0-7 03-08 Brooksville-Nature Coast Technical#* Away L 2-5 03-12 Brooksville-Central#* Away L 2-5 03-14 Weeki Wachee#*…

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All-Time Hernando County Boys Tennis Team Champions (2002-18/18 Seasons)

BOYS TENNIS: All-Time Hernando County Boys Tennis Team Champions (2002-18/18 Seasons) – Compiled by TONY CASTRO YR TEAM W-L HEAD COACH 2002 Brooksville-Hernando 4-0 Brett Teitelman 2003 Brooksville-Central 2-1 Hank Deslaurier Sr. 2004 Brooksville-Hernando 5-1 Brett Teitelman 2005 Brooksville-Central # 5-0 Hank Deslaurier Sr. 2006 Brooksville-Central # 5-0 Hank Deslaurier Sr. 2007 Brooksville-Hernando # 3-1 Tony Miziko 2008 Brooksville-Hernando # 3-1 Don Bruzzi Sr. 2009 Brooksville-Nature Coast Technical 5-0 Tom…

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All-Time Hernando County Girls Tennis Team Champions (2000-19/20 Seasons)

GIRLS TENNIS All-Time Hernando County Girls Tennis Team Champions (2000-19/20 Seasons) – Compiled by TONY CASTRO YR TEAM W-L HEAD COACH 2000 Brooksville-Central 4-0 Joe Nicolai 2001 Brooksville-Central 4-0 Joe Nicolai 2002 Brooksville-Central 4-0 Joe Nicolai 2003 Brooksville-Central 4-0 Joe Nicolai 2004 Brooksville-Central 6-0 Joe Nicolai 2005 Brooksville-Central $ 5-0 Joe Nicolai 2006 Brooksville-Central $ 5-1 Joe Nicolai 2007 Brooksville-Central $$ 5-1 Joe Nicolai 2007 Brooksville-Hernando $$ 5-0 Pete Lahey…

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2019 HERNANDO COUNTY BASEBALL STANDINGS (thru 04-07)

BASEBALL – Compiled by TONY CASTRO 2019 Hernando County Regular Season Baseball Standings   PL.   TEAM   W   L   .PCT 1. Brooksville-Hernando 5 1 .833 2. Spring Hill-Springstead 2 1 .667 1. Brooksville-Nature Coast Technical$ 3 2 .600 4. Weeki Wachee 2 2 .500 5. Brooksville-Central 0 6 .000   TOTALS (5)   12   12   .500 $ Denotes Hernando County champion. 2019 Class 5A, District…

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2019 HERNANDO COUNTY GIRLS FAST-PITCH SOFTBALL STANDINGS (thru 04-07)

SOFTBALL – Compiled by TONY CASTRO 2019 Hernando County Girls Softball Regular Season Standings   PL.   TEAM   W   L   .PCT 1. Brooksville-Hernando$$ 5 0 1.000 2. Spring Hill-Springstead$$ 4 1 .800 3. Brooksville-Nature Coast Technical 2 3 .400 4. Brooksville-Central 0 4 .000 5. Weeki Wachee 1 4 .200   TOTALS (5)   11   11   .500 $ Denotes defending co=Hernando County champion. 2019 Class…

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HERNANDO COUNTY SPORTS CALENDAR (thru 04-13)

SPORTS CALENDAR  (NOTE: Times and dates are subject to change.) 04-08: BOYS TENNIS: Nature Coast Technical at Crystal River, 3 p.m. 04-09: BASEBALL: Springstead at Weeki Wachee, 7 p.m. Central at Wesley Chapel-Cypress Creek, 7 p.m. Hernando at Hudson-Fivay, 7 p.m. Hudson at Nature Coast Technical, 7 p.m. GIRLS SOFTBALL: Crystal River at Springstead, 7 p.m. Hernando at Central, 7 p.m. Weeki Wachee at Lecanto, 7 p.m. BOYS TENNIS: Lecanto…

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2019 Hernando Leopards Boys Tennis Results (thru 04-10):

BOYS TENNIS: 2019 Hernando Leopards Head Coach: Herman Scriven (2nd Year: 0-11; 6-16 overall) DATE OPPONENT SITE TIME/RESULT 02-14 Weeki Wachee#* Away L 3-4 02-19 Inverness-Citrus# Away L 2-5 02-21 Brooksville-Central#* Home L 3-4 02-28 Inverness-Citrus# Home L 0-7 03-05 Spring Hill-Springstead* Home L 0-7 03-07 Crystal River# Home L 0-7 03-08 Brooksville-Nature Coast Technical#* Away L 2-5 03-12 Brooksville-Central#* Away L 2-5 03-14 Weeki Wachee#* Home L 0-7 03-29…

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2019 HERNANDO COUNTY GIRLS TRACK & FIELD RECAPS (thru 04-26)

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 7th/9…

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