Connect with us

Boys Basketball

Boys basketball: The week in review

Bob Putnam

Published

on

Tuesday

Scoreboard

Durant 64, Plant City 57

Alonso 72, Newsome 27

Sumner 53, Jefferson 51

Blake 82, Spoto 57

Hillsborough 65, Leto 59

Steinbrenner 73, Freedom 51

Tampa Bay Tech 81, Brandon 57

Clearwater Central Catholic 48, Winthrop College Prep 43

Hudson 60, River Ridge 41

Wiregrass Ranch 76, Cypress Creek 53

Countryside 70, Palm Harbor University 44

Fivay 77, Land O’ Lakes 62

Wesley Chapel 57, Nature Coast 41

Oldsmar Christian 89, CPCA 51

St. Petersburg 58, Largo 55 (OT)

Prime time performers

F/G Justin Anderson, Jr., Hillsborough: Scored a team-high 12 points in a win over Leto. 

F Javon Ashley, Sr., Blake: Led the Yellow Jackets with 14 points in a loss to Spoto. 

F Ezereke Dawson, Sr., Plant City: Had 24 points and 15 rebounds in a loss to Durant. 

G Derek Delgardo Jr., Fr., Leto: Finished with a team-high 28 points, including six 3-pointers, in a loss to Hillsborough. 

F Trey Johnson, Sr., Clearwater Central Catholic: Had 15 points and 16 rebounds in a win over Winthrop College Prep. 

F/G Jeremiah Long, Fr., Fivay: Finished with 16 points and 10 rebounds in a win over Land O’ Lakes. 

G Josh Martin, Jr., Wiregrass Ranch: Led the Bulls with 24 points, four rebounds and three assists in a win over Cypress Creek. 

F/G Adrian Moore, Fr., Largo: Had 22 points and 11 rebounds in a loss to St. Petersburg. 

G Robert Sanders, Sr., Durant: Finished with a team-high 23 points in a win over Plant City. 

G Nate Santana, Sr., Land O’ Lakes: Scored a team-high 29 points in a loss to Fivay. 

G Israel Vargas, So., Sumner: Scored a team-high 19 points in a win over Jefferson. 

Wednesday

Scoreboard

Newsome 36, Brandon 32

Wharton 55, Hillsborough 42

Middleton 59, Spoto 56

Robinson 59, Spoto 53

Alonso 46, Bloomingdale 39

Hollins 68, Lakewood Ranch 67

Tampa SLAM 66, Pinellas Park 55

Mitchell 80, Hudson 76

Winthrop College Prep 77, All Saints’ 57

Springstead 80, Gulf 41

St. Petersburg 55, Boca Ciega 38

Clearwater 80, Tarpon Springs 33

Prime time players

G Donte Forrester-Jhagroo, Sr., Tampa SLAM: Led the Spartans with 18 points in a win over Pinellas Park. 

G Tyrel Gray, Sr., Robinson: Finished with a team-high 23 points in a win over Sumner. 

G CJ Lee, Sr., Clearwater: Had 21 points, five rebounds and four assists in a win over Tarpon Springs. 

G Brandon Stokely, So., Winthrop College Prep: Scored a team-high 19 points in a win over Winthrop College Prep. 

G Unique Torain, Sr., Springstead: Recorded a team-high 16 points in a win over Gulf. 

Thursday

Scoreboard

Seffner Christian 91, Keswick Christian 50

Berkeley Prep 76, Mitchell 46

Wesley Chapel 71, Gulf 52

Prime time performers

F CJ Hawkins, Jr., Berkeley Prep: Scored a team-high 20 points in a win over Mitchell.

F/G Willie Jones, Sr., Seffner Christian: Had 29 points and 10 rebounds in a win over Keswick Christian. 

Friday

Scoreboard

Tampa Catholic 71, Brandon Academy 29

Robinson 57, Plant 44

East Lake 75, Calvary Christian 71

Sickles 62, Steinbrenner 54

Leto 72, King 64

Durant 64, Jesuit 51

Springstead 50, Central 47

Clearwater Central Catholic 54, Palm Harbor University 27

Berkeley Prep 79, Academy at the Lakes 49

Tampa Prep 54, Chamberlain 41

Countryside 53, Largo 45

Palmetto 54, Jefferson 44

Prime time performers

G Noah Ashe, Jr., Tampa Prep: Had 12 points and nine rebounds in a win over Chamberlain. 

G Karmello Branch, So., Tampa Catholic: Finished 6-of-7 from the field to lead the Crusaders with 13 points in a win over Brandon Academy. 

G Jaquan Carswell, Jr., Springstead: Had 19 points and nine rebounds in a win over Central. 

G Derek Delgardo Jr., Fr., Leto: Finished with 27 points, including 16-of-20 on free throws, in a win over King. 

G Dominic Gooden, Jr., Sickles: Had 25 points, five rebounds and three assists in a win over Steinbrenner. 

G Tyrel Gray, Sr., Robinson: Scored a team-high 12 points in a win over Plant. 

G Mikey Shane, Sr., East Lake: Led the Eagles with 24 points, including five 3-pointers, in a win over Calvary Christian.

G Javohn Thomas, Jr., Sickles: Finished with 20 points and 12 rebounds in a win over Steinbrenner.  

Saturday

Scoreboard

Northside Christian 76, Canterbury 68

Jefferson 46, Brandon Academy 38

Carrollwood Day 82, Seffner Christian 61

IMG Blue 56, Clearwater Central Catholic 25

Sarasota Booker 69, Brooks DeBartolo 58

Plant 53, Chamberlain 44

Jesuit 57, Tampa SLAM 46

Bishop McLaughlin 80, Admiral Farragut 60

Tampa Catholic 92, Palmetto 73

Naples 90, Sickles 65

Robinson 56, Tampa Prep 54

Clearwater 76, Calvary Christian 69

Berkeley Prep 56, Blake 34

East Lake 68, Jacksonville Lee 52

Wharton 66, Mitchell 58

Prime time performers

G Anthony Bittar, Sr., East Lake: Had 27 points and nine rebounds in a win over Jacksonville Lee.

G Eddrin Bronson, So., Tampa Catholic: Led the Crusaders in scoring with 32 points in a win over Palmetto. 

F/G Lazzaro Ford, Fr., Jefferson: Scored a team-high 20 points in a win over Brandon Academy. 

G Dominic Gooden, Jr., Sickles: Led the Gryphons in scoring with 20 points in a loss to Naples. 

F Valentino Hart, Sr., Tampa Prep: Had 18 points and eight rebounds in a loss to Robinson. 

F Trey Johnson, Sr., Clearwater Central Catholic: Scored a team-high 17 points in a loss to IMG Blue. 

G Skyler Scull, So., Northside Christian: Finished with 26 points and seven assists in a win over Canterbury. 

G Mikey Shane, Sr., East Lake: Scored 20 points in a win over Jacksonville Lee.

F Max Sims, So., Jesuit: Led the Tigers with 14 points and six rebounds in a win over Tampa SLAM. 

G Emanuel Sharp, Jr., Bishop McLaughlin: Finished with a team-high 25 points in a win over Admiral Farragut. 

G/F Nelson Taylor, Sr., Clearwater: Recorded 15 points and 15 rebounds in a win over Calvary Christian. 

G Troy Watkins, Sr., Robinson: Had 17 points and five assists in a win over Tampa Prep.

Continue Reading
Advertisement

Boys Basketball

Boys basketball region semifinals recap

Bob Putnam

Published

on

Scoreboard

Class 7A

Sarasota Riverview 78, Alonso 71

Class 6A

East Lake 83, Punta Gorda Charlotte 59

Lakeland Kathleen 66, Plant City 63

Class 5A

Jesuit 45, Blake 40

Leesburg 66, Fivay 61

Class 4A

Astronaut 69, Tampa Catholic 55

Class 3A

Bishop McLaughlin 84, Carrollwood Day 66

Class 2A

Cambridge Christian 61, Brandon Academy 29

Prime time performers

G Anthony Bittar, Sr., East Lake: Had 20 points, seven rebounds and five assists in a win over Wiregrass Ranch. 

G Dean Gabrelcik, Sr., East Lake: Finished with 20 points, six assists, five rebounds and four steals in a win over Wiregrass Ranch. 

G DJ Haynes, Jr., Plant City: Scored a team-high 20 points and had five rebounds and three assists in a loss to Lakeland Kathleen. 

G Eric Howard, Sr., Fivay: Had a team-high 20 points in a loss to Leesburg.

G Josh Martin, Jr., Wiregrass Ranch: Scored a team-high 19 points in a loss to East Lake. 

G Gavin Martinez, Sr., Cambridge Christian: led all scorers with 24 points in a win over Brandon Academy.  

F Derrick Mitchell, Jr., Tampa Catholic: Finished with 19 points and four rebounds in a loss to Astronaut. 

F/G Dillon Mitchell, Jr., Bishop McLaughlin: Led the Hurricanes with 24 points and 12 rebounds in a win over Carrollwood Day. 

F Joe Pesansky, Fr., Jesuit: Led the Tigers with 15 points, seven rebounds and two steals in a win over Blake. 

G Emanuel Sharp, Jr., Bishop McLaughlin: Finished with a team-high 28 points in a win over Carrollwood Day. 

G Trent Scott, Sr., Alonso: Scored a team-high 23 points in a loss to Sarasota Riverview. 

G Ryan Weir, Sr., Jesuit: Had 12 points and seven steals in a win over Blake. 

Friday’s region finals schedule

All games at 7

Class 6A

Punta Gorda Charlotte at East Lake

Class 5A

Jesuit at Naples

Class 3A

Bishop McLaughlin at Fort Myers Canterbury

Class 2A

Southwest Florida Christian at Cambridge Christian

Continue Reading

Boys Basketball

Time to vote: Boys basketball player of the week

Bob Putnam

Published

on

Here are the nominees for the boys basketball player of the week. Voting lasts through Thursday. 

G Juan Arias, Sr., Brandon Academy: Had 16 points and 12 rebounds in a win over Academy at the Lakes.

G Joshua Martin, Jr., Wiregrass Ranch: Led the Bulls with 29 points in a win over St. Petersburg, the first playoff victory for Wiregrass Ranch in a decade. 

F Joe Pesansky, Sr., Jesuit: The two-sport star dominated down low, finishing with 29 points and seven rebounds to lead the Tigers’ impressive comeback against Clearwater. 

F Erik Scott, Sr. Fivay: Averaged 10 points and 13 rebounds in three straight games, all wins, to help the Falcons win their first district title and first playoff game. 

G Trent Scott, Jr., Alonso: Led the Ravens with 15 points, nine rebounds and six assists in a win over Durant. 

Pick the boys basketball player of the week
Pick the boys basketball player of the week
Pick the boys basketball player of the week

Continue Reading

Baseball

Wednesday sports schedule

Bob Putnam

Published

on

What to watch

Baseball

Plant City (2-0) at Durant (2-0), 7

Expect a low-scoring game. Both teams have allowed a combined four runs this season. 

Girls basketball 

Class 3A state semifinals at Lakeland

Bishop McLaughlin (17-5) at Miami Country Day (21-3), 4

The Phoenix are in the state semifinals for the second time in school history. They face a formidable opponent. The Spartans are ranked No. 1 in 3A and No. 11 overall in the state by MaxPreps. 

Softball 

Nature Coast (2-0) at Hernando (2-0), 7 

Undefeated rivals square off to get an early jump on Hernando County supremacy. 

The schedules

Baseball

St. Petersburg at Palm Harbor University, 4

Lakewood at Boca Ciega, 4

IMG Gray at Osceola, 7

Northeast at Pinellas Park, 7

Plant City at Durant, 7

Nature Coast at South Sumter, 7

Inspiration Academy at Bishop McLaughlin, 7

Hollins at Anclote, 7

Largo at Freedom, 7

Girls basketball 

Class 3A state semifinals at Lakeland

Bishop McLaughlin (17-5) at Miami Country Day (21-3), 4

Softball

St. Petersburg at Boca Ciega, 4

Cypress Creek at Wiregrass Ranch, 6

Nature Coast at Hernando, 7

Osceola at Largo, 7

Countryside at Tarpon Springs, 7

Plant City at Durant, 7

Anclote at Gulf, 7

Continue Reading

Trending

Copyright © Prime Time Preps

%d bloggers like this: