The Daily Feed — Nov. 20, 2023

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Boys basketball

The regular season starts on today with plenty of Thanksgiving tournaments. Take a look at three varsity events in the area, as well as a junior varsity one.  

Buckshot O’Brien Classic (at Calvary Christian)

Durant vs. Bradenton Christian, 2:30

Gateway Charter vs. Wharton, 4

The Villages vs. Providence, 5:30

St. Petersburg vs. Calvary Christian, 7

Battle at the Lake (at East Lake)

Lakeside Christian vs. Countryside, 5

Wesley Chapel vs. Boca Ciega, 6:30

Wiregrass Ranch vs. East Lake, 8

Seminole Tournament

Largo vs. Seminole, 2:30

Mitchell vs. Palm Harbor University, 4

Jesuit vs. Largo, 5:30

Sickles vs. Seminole, 7

Other area games

Hernando at Tavernier Coral Shores, 5

Bayshore Christian at North Tampa Christian, 6

Hollins at River Ridge, 6

Bishop McLaughlin at Gainesville St. Francis Catholic, 7

Junior Varsity
Rise Up Classic (at Wiregrass Sports Complex)
Bulls bracket

Sickles vs. Sumner, 12:20 (Court 1)

Bloomingdale vs. Calvary Christian (Court 2)

Newsome vs. Plant, 1:45 (Court 1)

Tampa Bay Tech vs. Jesuit, 1:45 (Court 2)

Spartans bracket

Durant vs. Gaither, 12:20 (Court 3)

Chamberlain vs. Strawberry Crest, 12:20 (Court 4)

Strawberry Crest vs. Durant, 3:15 (Court 3)

Gaither vs. Chamberlain, 3:15 (Court 4)

Hawks bracket

Mitchell vs. Winthrop College Prep, 1:45 (Court 3)

Seffner Christian vs. Tampa Catholic, 1:45 (Court 4)

Winthrop College Prep vs. Tampa Catholic, 4:45 (Court 3)

Seffner Christian vs. Mitchell, 4:45 (Court 4)

Boys soccer

Today’s area schedules
Wiregrass Ranch tournament

Northeast vs. River Ridge, 9

Strawberry Crest vs. Sunlake, 11

Mitchell vs. Winthrop College Prep, 1

Armwood vs. Wiregrass Ranch, 3

Other area match

Keswick Christian at Universal Academy, 4


The playoffs continue with the region finals in the Metro Division. Here is the schedule for the area teams playing on Friday.

Class 4
Region 2

No. 2 Plant (10-2) at No. 1 Sumner (11-1), 7:30

Class 3
Region 1

No. 4 Orlando Jones (9-3) at No. 3 Tampa Bay Tech (10-2), 7:30

Region 2

No. 6 Gaither (7-5) at No. 1 Jesuit (10-2), 7:30

Class 2
Region 2

No. 2 Calvary Christian (10-2) at No. 1 Berkeley Prep (10-2), 7:30

Class 1
Region 2

No. 2 Carrollwood Day (8-1) at No. 1 Clearwater Central Catholic (11-0), 7:30

Girls basketball

The regular season starts today with plenty of Thanksgiving tournaments. Take a look at two varsity events going on in the area.  

Insider Exposure Thanksgiving Invitational

The Lee (Huntsville, Ala.) vs. Sumner, 12:45

Bell Creek Thanksgiving Shootout

Ruskin Christian vs. East Lake, 3 

North Tampa Christian vs. Winthrop College Prep, 4:30

Lakeland Victory Christian vs. Patel, 6

River Ridge Thanksgiving Tournament

Cypress Creek vs. Springstead, 2

Countryside vs. River Ridge, 4

Other Area Games

Bishop McLaughlin at Gainesville Saint Francis Catholic, 5:30

Lakeland Santa Fe Catholic at Tampa SLAM, 6

Seffner Christian vs. Briarcrest Christian, 6

Wiregrass Ranch at Tampa Catholic, 6:30

Hernando at Dunnellon, 6:30

Girls soccer

Today’s tournament schedules
Tampa Bay Invitational (at JC Handley Fields)

Cape Coral Mariner vs. Sunlake, 5

Land O’ Lakes vs. Riverdale, 7

Other area match

Berkeley Prep at Orlando Bishop Moore, 5:30