Thursday sports schedule

What to watch


Newsome (17-0) at Sickles (15-0), 7

The most anticipated matchup of the season. Both teams are ranked among the three in the state by the Florida High School Athletic Association (the Wolves are No. 1 and the host Gryphons are No. 3) and the top 25 in the county by MaxPreps (Sickles No. 13 and Newsome No. 23). Better still, they are the last remaining undefeated teams in the Tampa Bay area. Here is how they stack up.

CategoryNewsome Sickles
Runs scored14396
Runs allowed2410
Top hitterKarley Shelton .560DaNia Brooks .460
Home run leaderKarley Shelton 9DaNia Brooks 2
ERAKelsey Winters 1.03Robyn Herron 0.29
StrikeoutsKelsey Winters 116Robyn Herron 156

The schedules


Gibbs at Lakeside Christian, 3:30

Gulf Coast HEAT at Admiral Farragut, 4

Osceola at Boca Ciega, 4

Foundation Christian at Seffner Christian, 4

Canterbury at Keswick Christian, 5

Sarasota at Seminole, 5

Pinellas Park at Indian Rocks Christian, 6

Mitchell at Berkeley Prep, 6:30

Cambridge Christian at Northside Christian, 7

Tampa SLAM at Bishop McLaughlin, 7

Wharton at Plant, 7

Sunlake at Wesley Chapel, 7

Plant City at Strawberry Crest, 7

Venice at Calvary Christian, 7

Brooks DeBartolo at Academy at the Lakes, 7

Middleton at Spoto, 7

Jefferson at Countryside, 7

St. Petersburg at Hollins, 7

Winter Haven All Saints at Zephyrhills, 7

Palm Harbor University at Steinbrenner, 7

Alonso at Sickles, 7

Hudson at Hernando, 7

Riverview at Durant, 7

Chamberlain at Land O’ Lakes, 7

Gaither at Wiregrass Ranch, 7

Cypress Creek at Crystal River, 7

Fivay at Freedom, 7

Tampa Bay Tech at Leto, 7

Hernando Christian at Oasis Christian, 7

Hillsborough at East Bay, 7

Sumner at Blake, 7

Dunedin at Northeast, 7


Foundation Christian at Lakeside Christian, 3:30

Lakeland Santa fe Catholic at Cambridge Christian, 4

East Lake at Palm Harbor University, 4

Admiral Farragut at Sarasota Christian, 4

Weeki Wachee at Hernando Christian, 4:30

Seffner Christian at Inspiration Academy, 6

East Bay at Bradenton Manatee, 6

Berkeley Prep at Cypress Creek, 6:30

Newsome at Sickles, 7

Hillsborough at Jefferson, 7

River Ridge at Mitchell, 7

Chamberlain at Strawberry Crest, 7

Gulf at Dunedin, 7

Gaither at Wiregrass Ranch, 7

Osceola at Clearwater, 7

Central at Fivay, 7

Tampa Bay Tech at Steinbrenner, 7

Sumner at Blake, 7

Middleton at Spoto, 7

Plant at Alonso, 7

Bloomingdale at Braden River, 7

Durant at Plant City, 7