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Basketball defeats Wharton

Basketball defeats Wharton

Kit Longshore, Staff Writer

December 9, 2017


Filed under Basketball - Boys, Basketball - Girls, Sports

Both the girls and boys varsity basketball teams defeated Freedom by a score of 71-14 and 55-50, respectively.

The voice of varsity football

The voice of varsity football

Zachary Robinson, Sports Writer

December 5, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports

On December 1, the Varsity football team lost to Bartram Trail, 34 to 29. Another season comes to an end for the team. Another season of thrilling last-second victories. Another season of heartbreaking defeats. Another season for 92 varsity players, and 31 coaches. And while their season did not end...

Girls varsity basketball beats AHN

Girls varsity basketball beats AHN

Kit Longshore and Taylor Harahan, Staff Photographers

November 19, 2017


Filed under Basketball - Girls, Sports

In the final game of the preseason for the girls varsity basketball team, they beat the Academy of Holy Names on Nov. 16

Varsity football defeats East River

Varsity football defeats East River

Madison White and Alea Jennings, Staff Photographers

November 19, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports

In the first round of the playoffs on Nov. 10, the varsity football team defeated the East River Falcons at home by a score of 43-0.

E-Board introduces winter teams at pep rally

E-Board introduces winter teams at pep rally

Morgan Shelton, Photographer

November 19, 2017


Filed under Sports

E-Board led a Winter pep rally in the gym on Nov. 17 to introduce the teams of the season. Teams included Boys and Girls Basketball, Wrestling and Boys and Girls Soccer. The rally also included performances from Danceros and the Cheerleaders, in addition to games played by students such as Mummy. ...

Pens down: Student athletes take next step

Pens down: Student athletes take next step

Chloe Aikman, Staff Writer

November 18, 2017


Filed under Sports

Ten seniors signed athletic scholarships to schools all over the country as they were seated in front of teammates, friends and family on Nov. 8 in the media center.  Surrounded by black and gold balloons, some commented that it was a good day when the PHS banner was shorter than the table of...

Varsity football defeats Newsome

Varsity football defeats Newsome

Tegan Fannin, Alea Jennings and GianMarco Cortez, Staff Photographers

November 14, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports

The varsity football team beat the Newsome Wolves by a score of 40-3 on senior night at home on Nov. 3.

Girls soccer beats Riverview

Girls soccer beats Riverview

Alea Jennings, Staff Photographer

November 14, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The girls soccer team opened up the 2017-18 season campaign with a 4-0 victory at home against Riverview on Nov. 7.

Sophomore spikes into fall season

Sophomore spikes into fall season

Kai Alexander, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017


Filed under Sports

The girls' volleyball team is exhibiting their knowledge of the game along with an extensive practice payoff beginning their season only two months ago. Watching from the bleachers can be quite a show, but who knows the game better than a team member herself: Jasmine Ward. Sophomore Jasmine Ward describes...

Varsity volleyball wins district title

Varsity volleyball wins district title

Alea Jennings, Staff Photographer

November 7, 2017


Filed under Sports

The varsity volleyball team captured the district championship on Nov. 1 at home by beating Wharton 3-0. They won the first set 25-19, the second set 26-24, and the final set 25-22 for the sweep.

Varsity cross country places at county championships

Varsity cross country places at county championships

Morgan Shelton, Staff Writer

October 31, 2017


Filed under Cross Country - Boys, Cross Country - Girls, Sports

The varsity girls and boys cross country teams placed fourth at the county championships at Al Lopez Park in Tampa on Oct. 16.

Varsity football beats Freedom

Varsity football beats Freedom

Alea Jennings, Tegan Fannin and Kit Longshore, Photographers

October 26, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports

The varsity football team played Freedom in the annual homecoming game on Oct. 20, and took care of business at home, beating them 58-6. [View the story "Plant defeats Freedom, 58-6" on Storify] ...

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