2019 Tom Varn Baseball Tournament Day 3 Results (thru 03-20)

BASEBALL: 2019 Tom Varn Baseball Tournament sponsored by Brookville’s Farm Bureau Insurance 03-18: @ Hernando Bishop McLaughlin 7, Land O’ Lakes 3 Hernando 5, Citrus 4 @ Central Mitchell 15, Central 0 Cypress Creek 6, Lecanto 4 @ Weeki Wachee River Ridge 6, Weeki Wachee 5 Springstead 13, Hudson 1 @ Nature Coast Technical Pasco 13, Fivay 8 Zephyrhills 5, NCT 3 03-19: @ Hernando Land O’ Lakes 11, Citrus…

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

GIRLS TENNIS: 02-21: Springstead at Crystal River Springstead 7, Crystal River 0 Singles: No. 1 – Aszti Chadzynski (SPG) def. Maddie Lewis, 6-1, 6-1. No. 2 – Haley Palmer (SPG) def. Tess Redrick, 6-1. 6-2. No. 3 – Tallia Russell (SPG) def. Sarah Miller, 6-3, 6-1. No. 4– Summer Smith (SPG) def. Maddie Cobb, 6-1, 6-2. No. 5 – Kayleigh Maequart (SPG) def. Zoe Gonzales, 5-5, forfeit. Doubles: No. 1…

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Seven-run first inning propels Eagles past Knights, 14-4

BASEBALL SHS right-hander Jasiak departs after 66 pitches, two-hitter and 12-0 lead By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com WEEKI WACHEE – Here’s a tell tale stat. Just two seasons ago when F.W. Springstead set a new school record behind a magical 24-4 campaign, it established another mark for longest win streak. Over an 11-game stretch, the Eagles carved out 11 straight wins averaging 6.23 runs per game. Two years later, fifth-year skipper…

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Tom Varn Baseball Tourney Day 2 Results (thru 03-19)

  BASEBALL: 2019 Tom Varn Baseball Tournament sponsored by Brookville’s Farm Bureau Insurance 03-18: @ Hernando Bishop McLaughlin 7, Land O’ Lakes 3 Hernando 5, Citrus 4 @ Central Mitchell 15, Central 0 Cypress Creek 6, Lecanto 4 @ Weeki Wachee River Ridge 6, Weeki Wachee 5 Springstead 13, Hudson 1 @ Nature Coast Technical Pasco 13, Fivay 8 Zephyrhills 5, NCT 3 03-19: @ Hernando Land O’ Lakes 11,…

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2019 Springstead Eagles Girls Tennis Results (thru 03-23)

GIRLS TENNIS: 02-21: Springstead at Crystal River Springstead 7, Crystal River 0 Singles: No. 1 – Aszti Chadzynski (SPG) def. Maddie Lewis, 6-1, 6-1. No. 2 – Haley Palmer (SPG) def. Tess Redrick, 6-1. 6-2. No. 3 – Tallia Russell (SPG) def. Sarah Miller, 6-3, 6-1. No. 4– Summer Smith (SPG) def. Maddie Cobb, 6-1, 6-2. No. 5 – Kayleigh Maequart (SPG) def. Zoe Gonzales, 5-5, forfeit. Doubles: No. 1…

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2019 HERNANDO COUNTY BASEBALL STANDINGS (thru 03-17)

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 7 Regular Season Baseball Standings PL. TEAM W L…

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2019 HERNANDO COUNTY GIRLS FAST-PITCH SOFTBALL STANDINGS (thru 03-18)

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 4. Weeki Wachee 0 4 .000   TOTALS (5)   9   9   .500 $ Denotes defending co=Hernando County champion. 2019 Class…

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2019 Springstead Eagles Boys Weightlifting Results (thru 03-28)

BOYS WEIGHTLIFTING 2019 Springstead Eagles Head Coach – Mike Garofano (16th Year: 5-2-1 overall; 81-22-3 lifetime) DATE OPPONENT SITE TIME/RESULT 02-06 Hudson-Fivay+ Away W 34-20 02-06 New Port Richey-River Ridge+ Away W 34-25 02-12 Land O’ Lakes-Sunlake& Away L 45-58 02-12 Wesley Chapel-Wiregrass Ranch& Away T 45-45 02-12 Land O’ Lakes & Away W 45-43 02-12 Wesley Chapel-Cypress Creek & Away W 45-12 02-20 Brooksville-Central Home W 41-18 02-27 Lecanto…

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Springstead finishes third in 2A-6 Meet

WEIGHTLIFTING Eagles’ 10 lifters all place led by Barry’s repeat district crown By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com LECANTO – It wasn’t a shock to see host Lecanto finally solve Sunlake for Friday’s Class 2A, District 6 boys weightlifting crown. The loaded Seahawks had rolled up five straight district titles in a row – and six of the last seven – until the Panthers bested them, 64-48. For a third straight winter,…

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Eagles repeat as county champs, garner 12th team title

BOYS WEIGHTLIFTING SHS wins behind five champions, four runners-ups By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com SPRING HILL – F.W. Springstead followed an all-too-familiar blue print for its 12th Hernando County boys weightlifting crown. For years, 16th-year Eagle mentor Mike Garofano has preached to win a meet this big, his squad need to be at full force, have no scratches and max out on its number of individual champions. Competing at home, Garofano…

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Lantigua raps three knocks including third dinger as Eagles bury Beas, 15-5

BASEBALL In 15-hit onslaught, Ortiz, Miller, Hopper Blevens collect 2 hits By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com SPRING HILL – Springstead sophomore southpaw Marcus Opolski was credited with his initial varsity mound victory in his first-ever start Thursday night against young and inexperienced Central. The first-year left-hander faced 12 batters across the first three innings of a mercy-rule shortened 15-5 Hernando County win. The 6-foot, 180-pound Opolski departed after 60 pitches and…

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2019 HERNANDO COUNTY BASEBALL STANDINGS (thru 03-13)

BASEBALL – Compiled by TONY CASTRO 2019 Hernando County Regular Season Baseball Standings   PL.   TEAM   W   L   .PCT 1. Spring Hill-Springstead 1 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 1 .000   TOTALS (5)   4   4   .500 $ Denotes Hernando County champion. 2019 Class 5A, District…

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SHS’ Galhouse yields 5 singles, 2 unearned runs while fanning career-high 14 to solve NCT, 6-2

SOFTBALL In 9-hit attack, Galhouse, Ryan, DiCono rap 2 hits By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com BROOKSVILLE – Springstead senior right-hander Mariah Galhouse spun a complete game five-hitter Wednesday, featuring a personal record 14 strikeouts without a walk as the Eagles solved host Nature Coast Technical, 6-2. Galhouse (5-2) previously fanned a career-high 13 against Bishop McLaughlin this season. She scattered five singles across the 26 batters she faced and yielded two…

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Stifanic, Galhouse go yard, as Lady Eagles bury Panthers in 2½ frames, 15-0

SOFTBALL In 14-hit attack, Kolwicz, Rizzuto, Galhouse, DiCono rap two hits each By TONY CASTRO HernandoSport.com SPRING HILL – After a pair of painful back-to-back narrow road losses last week at Dunnellon and Crystal River – both by 2-1 counts – was there cause for concern for the Springstead offense? In the Lady Eagles’ four other games – all victories – the Spring Hill crew tallied 48 runs. So which…

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2019 HERNANDO COUNTY GIRLSFAST-PITCH SOFTBALL STANDINGS (thru 03-11)

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

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HERNANDO COUNTY SPORTS CALENDAR (thru 03-16)

SPORTS CALENDAR (NOTE: Times and dates are subject to change.) 03-12: BASEBALL: Lecanto at Weeki Wachee, 7 p.m. Crystal River at Springstead, 7 p.m. Hudson-Fivay at Nature Coast Technical, 7 p.m. Sebring at Hernando, 7 p.m. New Port Richey-Gulf at Central, 7 p.m. GIRLS SOFTBALL: Lecanto at Springstead, 7 p.m. Weeki Wachee at Dunnellon, 7 p.m. Nature Coast Technical at Central, 7 p.m. Hernando at New Port Richey-Gulf, 7 p.m….

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