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King defeats Hillsborough in OT, 14-11

King defeats Hillsborough in OT, 14-11

Daniel Hamilton

September 19, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

A fourth-quarter comeback and overtime field goal by the King Lions dealt the Hillsborough Terriers their third loss of the season -- and the first in district play. King won 14-11. Hillsborough struggled to create much of an offensive attack in the game against King, especially in the first half....

Hillsborough Claims its First Win, 17-0

Hillsborough Claims its First Win, 17-0

Daniel Hamilton, Editor-in-Chief

September 12, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

The Hillsborough Terriers defeated the Gaither Cowboys to receive their first win and to grant head coach Earl Garcia his 200th win as coach at Hillsborough. Hillsborough's defense was dominant in the victory, allowing only 27 yards and one first down in the first half. The defense also recorded...

Plant continues streak, defeats Hillsborough 35-14

Plant continues streak, defeats Hillsborough 35-14

Daniel Hamilton, Editor-in-Chief

September 5, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Hillsborough and Plant renewed a decades-long rivalry on Friday night, with both teams hoping to collect their first win of the year. Plant continued its victory streak against Hillsborough by emerging victorious 35-14. The Plant-Hillsborough rivalry is the longest standing football rivalry in Tampa....

Durant upsets Hillsborough, 16-7

Durant upsets Hillsborough, 16-7

Daniel Hamilton, Editor-in-Chief

August 29, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

The Durant Cougars defeated the Hillsborough Terriers 16-7 in a non-district matchup. Hillsborough's offense struggled throughout the game, especially its quarterback Lawrence Dawsey. The team failed to maintain on offensive drive of over three plays until the second quarter. The first two Hillsborough...

Life after Lawson

Life after Lawson

Daniel Hamilton, Web Editor

August 28, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Football

Th e 35-29 loss in the 6A playoff s last year did much more than eliminate the Terriers from the playoff s; it ended an era for Hillsborough football. Th e loss marked the final game for three year starting quarterback Dwayne Lawson. Hillsborough also had to replace offensive coordinator and quarterback...

Hillsborough tops Armwood, falls to East Bay

Hillsborough tops Armwood, falls to East Bay

Daniel Hamilton, Web Editor-in-Chief

August 22, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Hillsborough played both Armwood and East Bay for its preseason game this season. After two quarters, which equaled a game in this case, Hillsborough had topped Armwood 7-0, but was defeated by East Bay 15-12. In the third game, Armwood defeated East Bay 13-0. The Terriers defeat the Hawks Lawrence Dawsey J...

Preseason football moved to East Bay

Preseason football moved to East Bay

Daniel Hamilton, HHSToday Editor-in-Chief

August 12, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, News

Hillsborough's fall classic preseason football game will now be played at East Bay, with Armwood also joining the mix. Each team will play two halves; one against each of the other teams. The current schedule has the first half, or game, being played between East Bay and Armwood. This will be followed...

Hillsborough High 2015 Football Schedule

Daniel Hamilton

June 17, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Interactive

The Hillsborough Terriers will renew a rivalry with a visit to Plant High School and finish its varsity football season against district foe Armwood.

Tentative 2015 Varsity Football schedule released

Daniel Hamilton, Sports Editor

February 13, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

The tentative 2015 varsity football schedule has been released. Hillsborough plays 10 regular season games. Five of these games will be played at home and five will be played at the opposing school. Hillsborough will also play five district games this year. Date - Opponent - Home/Away (Last year's...

Venice eliminates Hillsborough from 6A playoffs

Venice eliminates Hillsborough from 6A playoffs

Daniel Hamilton, Sports Editor

November 15, 2014


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Silence. The most overwhelming sound in the locker room after the game was silence. Gradually, another sound began to replace it. It was the sound of high school football players, who in any other position you would almost never see cry, sobbing because of the result of the game that had just ended. The...

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