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Trying to survive the ‘District of Death’

Trying to survive the ‘District of Death’

Daniel Hamilton, Sports Editor

August 22, 2014


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Hillsborough is once again in a fight for survival in the sports-blogger dubbed “District of Death” after being left out of the playoff hunt last year. Even while being predicted for a second place finish in district 6A-8 by the Tampa Bay Times, starting quarterback Dwayne Lawson and head coach...

QB takes state track title, commits to ‘The U’

Daniel Hamilton, Sports Editor

May 28, 2014


Filed under Football, Sports, Track & Field

Dwayne Lawson competed at the state championship in Jacksonville in early May. He was entered in the high and triple jump, and by the end of the weekend, he’d secured his place among the likes of Jeremiah Green and other Hillsborough athletes who had jumped before. Lawson won the state title in triple...

Photo Gallery: National Signing Day

Photo Gallery: National Signing Day

Daniel Hamilton, Sports Editor

February 6, 2014


Filed under Baseball, Football, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Sports

National Signing Day signers by Sport: Football Frank Carter signs with Jackson State. Christian Flores signs with Webber International. Baseball Diamond Johnson signs with St. Petersburg College.

Hillsborough defeats Tampa Bay Tech on final play, 23-20

Hillsborough defeats Tampa Bay Tech on final play, 23-20

Daniel Hamilton, Sports Editor

November 9, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Sports

It all came down to the last play in the Hillsborough vs. Tampa Bay Tech game. The Terriers defeated the Titans on a field goal kick by Blake Rehl, 23-20. The game started quickly, with the Titans returning the opening kickoff to put themselves ahead 6-0, as they were unable to make the extra point. Hillsborough...

2013 inductees to the HHS Football Hall of Fame

2013 inductees to the HHS Football Hall of Fame

Daniel Hamilton, Sports Editor

November 8, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Danny Beltram Class of 1969 Joe Sipp Class of 1996 Jeremy Earle Class of 1997    

A legacy 40 years in the making

A legacy 40 years in the making

Daniel Hamilton, Sports Editor

November 8, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Garcia has dreamed of coaching since high school. Even while he played on the football team at Plant High School, and later at Washburn University, he knew that coaching was his passion. “Not many people get to do what they want to in life,” Garcia said, “For me, it was a non-negotiable item;...

Hillsborough wins against Robinson, but fails to make the playoffs

Hillsborough wins against Robinson, but fails to make the playoffs

Daniel Hamilton, Sports Editor

November 1, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Sports

The Hillsborough Terriers defeated the Robinson Knights 40-10 after losing last week to Durant. Although Hillsborough won tonight, they have officially not made the play-offs this year, as Jefferson defeated Blake to clinch the district runner-up title. "It was a really good [game]," head coach Earl...

Tempers flare as Durant defeats Hillsborough, 32-30

Tempers flare as Durant defeats Hillsborough, 32-30

Daniel Hamilton, Sports Editor

October 26, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Sports

In a game riddled by penalties and outbursts by both players and coaches, Hillsborough lost Friday night to Durant 32-30. Many of the penalties were unsportsmanlike conduct or sideline warnings against coaches on both sides. Assistant coach Earl Garcia III was ejected from the game for arguing with...

Hillsborough cruises past Blake, 52-21

Hillsborough cruises past Blake, 52-21

Ben Muschol

October 19, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Sports

After winning their last two games by a single point, Hillsborough rolled past Blake with a final score of 52-21, extending their winning streak to 5 games and bringing their overall record to 5-2. The Terriers opened strong, with two touchdowns on plays over 70 yards and a two-point conversion putting...

Hillsborough defeats Chamberlain in final minutes, 22-21

Hillsborough defeats Chamberlain in final minutes, 22-21

Daniel Hamilton, Sports Editor

October 12, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Sports

Hillsborough defeated the Chamberlain Chiefs in a close game with just minutes to spare, 22-21.The game was tied on a touchdown pass by Dwayne Lawson, then won on an extra-point kick by Lawrence Dawsey. Hillsborough started the game with what seemed like a crawl. "It was a comedy of errors," said...

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