Tuesday sports schedule

What to watch

Boys basketball

Nature Coast (13-7) at Central (11-8), 7:30

Three weeks ago, the Bears beat their rival in a 44-43 thriller. The Sharks are trying to avoid being swept — and maintaining their dominance in Hernando County. 

Carrollwood Day (13-2) at Berkeley Prep (14-4), 7:30

The Buccaneers have lost two of their last three games. To rebound, they have get past the Patriots, who have won seven of their last eight. 

Wharton (15-3) at Alonso (16-3), 8

Both teams are ranked among the state’s top 10 in Class 7A. The Ravens won the first meeting and a regular season sweep would likely give them the top seed in 7A-7 district tournament, 

Boys soccer

Western Conference semifinals

For the first time in more than 20 years the Western Conference will have a tournament to decide the Hillsborough County champion among public schools starting tonight with the semifinals. Here is the schedule. 

Newsome (15-2) at Plant City (12-1-1), 8

Steinbrenner (12-5) at Strawberry Crest (9-1-2), 8 

Tampa Prep (11-2-3) at Wiregrass Ranch (14-4-2), 6:30

A premier matchup between teams ranked among the top overall in the state by MaxPreps and among the top four in their respective classification by MaxPreps (the Terrapins are No. 3 in 3A and the Bulls are No. 4 in 6A). 

Girls basketball

Durant (13-5) at Riverview (13-5), 6:30

A key meeting between Class 7A, District 8 rivals that are trying to move up in the standings to gain one of the top two seeds before the district tournament, 

Steinbrenner (17-6) at Bishop McLaughlin (8-0), 7

The undefeated Hurricanes face their toughest test of the season against the Warriors, who have won eight of their last nine. 

Girls soccer

Springstead (14-2) at Land O’ Lakes (12-3-1)

Both teams are stellar defensively, allowing less than a goal per match. 

The schedules

Boys basketball

Cambridge Christian at Brandon Academy, 5

Bradenton Saint Stephen’s at Lakeside Christian, 5:30

Clearwater Central Catholic at Lakewood Ranch, 6:30

IMG Academy Blue at Wiregrass Ranch, 7

Universal Academy at Winthrop College Prep, 7

Gibbs at Bradenton Bayshore, 7

Sarasota Christian at North Tampa Christian, 7

Plant at Sickles, 7

Tampa Bay Tech at Brandon, 7

Inverness Christian at West Hernando Christian, 7

Strawberry Crest at Lakeland, 7

Chamberlain at Jesuit, 7

Potter’s House Christian at Oldsmar Christian, 7

Hernando at Crystal River, 7:30

Providence Christian at Ruskin Christian, 7:30

Palmetto at St. Petersburg, 7:30

River Ridge at Land O’ Lakes, 7:30

Sarasota Cardinal Mooney at Seffner Christian, 7:30

Tampa Prep at Lakeland Santa Fe Catholic, 7:30

Grace Christian at FISHS, 7:30

Zephyrhills at Cypress Creek, 7:30

Fivay at Hudson, 7:30

Calvary Christian at St. Petersburg Catholic, 7:30

Brooks DeBartolo at Lakeland Christian, 7:30

Tampa Catholic at Sebring, 7:30

Gulf at Wesley Chapel, 7:30

Citrus at Weeki Wachee, 7:30

Nature Coast at Central, 7:30

North Tampa Christian at Keswick Christian, 7:30

Carrollwood Day at Berkeley Prep, 7:30

Springstead at Lecanto, 7:30

Northside Christian at Indian Rocks Christian, 7:35

Hollins at Countryside, 7:45

East Lake at Largo, 7:45

Bloomingdale at Gaither, 8

Spoto at Sumner, 8

Lennard at Newsome, 8

Robinson at Jefferson, 8

King at East Bay, 8

Leto at Hillsborough, 8

Lakeland Kathleen at Plant City, 8

Durant at Riverview, 8

Wharton at Alonso, 8

Blake at Middleton, 8

Boys soccer

Academy at the Lakes at Cambridge Christian, 4

Calvary Christian at Seffner Christian, 4

Weeki Wachee at Crystal River, 6

Berkeley Prep at Lakeland, 6

Tampa Prep at Wiregrass Ranch, 6:30

Springstead at Hernando, 6:30

Central at Fivay, 6:30

Osceola at St. Petersburg Catholic, 7

Hollins at Admiral Farragut, 7

Lakewood at Shorecrest, 7

Largo at Northside Christian, 7

Bell Creek Academy at Sarasota Christian, 7

Brooks DeBartolo at Carrollwood Day, 7

Keswick Christian at Canterbury, 7

Land O’ Lakes at Wesley Chapel, 7:30

The Villages at Mitchell, 7:30

King at East Bay, 8

Leto at Riverview, 8

Spoto at Armwood, 8

Hillsborough at Plant, 8

Chamberlain at Alonso, 8

Tampa Bay Tech at Sumner, 8

Steinbrenner at Strawberry Crest, 8

Newsome at Plant City, 8

Freedom at Jefferson, 8

Boca Ciega at Dunedin, 8

Sickles at Bloomingdale, 8

Girls basketball

Cambridge Christian at Admiral Farragut, 5

Inverness Christian at West Hernando Christian, 5:30

Universal Academy at Winthrop College Prep, 5:30

Tampa Prep at Lakeland Santa Fe Catholic, 6

Bell Creek Academy at Academy at the Lakes, 6

Providence Christian at Ruskin Christian, 6

Wharton at Alonso, 6:30

King at East Bay, 6:30

Lennard at Newsome, 6:30

Bloomingdale at Gaither, 6:30

Plant at Plant City, 6:30

Central at South Sumter, 6:30

East Lake at Palm Harbor University, 6:30

Leto at Hillsborough, 6:30

Robinson at Jefferson, 6:30

Spoto at Sumner, 6:30

Durant at Riverview, 6:30

Berkeley Prep at Academy of the Holy Names, 6:30

Gulf at Nature Coast, 6:30

Keswick Christian (JV) at Canterbury, 6:30

Largo at Tarpon Springs, 7

Osceola at Dunedin, 7

Steinbrenner at Bishop McLaughlin, 7

Hollins at Keswick Christian, 7:30

Sunlake at Pasco, 7:30

Wesley Chapel at River Ridge, 7:30

Cypress Creek at Springstead, 7:30

Girls soccer

Berkeley Prep at Universal Academy, 4

Largo at Northside Christian, 5

Osceola at St. Petersburg Catholic, 5

Bell Creek Academy at Sarasota Christian, 5

Seffner Christian at Brooks DeBartolo, 5

Hollins at Admiral Farragut, 5

Tampa Prep at Carrollwood Day, 5

Keswick Christian at Canterbury, 5

Newsome at Strawberry Crest, 6

Steinbrenner at Bloomingdale, 6

Spoto at Armwood, 6

Tampa Bay Tech at Sumner, 6

Chamberlain at Alonso, 6

King at East Bay, 6

Boca Ciega at Dunedin, 6

Cypress Creek at Academy of the Holy Names, 6

Gulf at Central, 6:30

Springstead at Land O’ Lakes, 6:30

Fivay at Calvary Christian, 7

Nature Coast at Crystal River, 8