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King defeats Hillsborough in Regional Semifinals

King defeats Hillsborough in Regional Semifinals

Moryah Wells

May 17, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

In a devastating loss, the Hillsborough Terriers fell to the King Lions, 4-2, in the Regional Semifinals. From the start of the game the Terriers had fallen behind and the moral of the dugout reflected the events on the field. The typically rowdy space was very quiet as the team felt states become fur...

Hillsborough Terriers baseball advances to Regional Semifinals.

Hillsborough Terriers baseball advances to Regional Semifinals.

McKenzie McIntyre

May 10, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

A no hit game is impressive for any pitcher. It's especially so when the pitcher is feeling a little under the weather. On Friday night's quarterfinal game, senior Patrick Puentes managed a no hit game against Lake Region High School for a final score of 8-1 all while he was sick. Although most would...

Hillsborough athletes excel at state track finals

Hillsborough athletes excel at state track finals

Jenika Freeman and Jubilee Gonzalez

May 8, 2017


Filed under Spring Sports, Track & Field

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Baseball team claims district title

Baseball team claims district title

McKenzie McIntyre

May 6, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Photo Galleries, Sports

Friday was a day of multiple occasions for celebration. Between being seniors' last day, Cinco de Mayo and an end to the first week of AP testing, the weekend is welcomed with open arms. However, there is another cause for celebration. The Hillsborough baseball team won the district title game against...

Track & Field triumphs at regionals

Track & Field triumphs at regionals

Carolin Hearne

April 29, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Top Stories, Track & Field

Hillsborough's Track & Field, both boys and girls' teams, took home first place overall at Friday's Class 3A, Region 3 meet. Hillsborough beat runner-up Fort Myers 105.5-77 for the boys and 102-69 for the girls. This year's regional meet was held at Clearwater High. They had 10 athletes that qualified...

On senior night, Terriers triumph over Blake

On senior night, Terriers triumph over Blake

Anthony Suarez

April 23, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Spring Sports

The Hillsborough baseball team beat Blake by a significant margin Friday night, with a final score of 13-3. Surprising, considering the ease of their win, were the number of players who played positions which they did not typically fulfill. Senior player Patrick Puntes, who does not usually bat, did...

Hillsborough Terriers defeat the Brandon Eagles

Hillsborough Terriers defeat the Brandon Eagles

Harmony Tarpein

April 5, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

"Si se puede, you can do it!" As the sun sets and a breeze sweeps across the field, the Terrier dugout is filled with chants, chatter and partially organized chaos. From the stands, everything appears to be going as it should be, but after taking a step inside of the heart of the team, the persp...

Hillsborough’s softball team beats Brandon, 15-8

Hillsborough’s softball team beats Brandon, 15-8

Delores Battle

April 5, 2017


Filed under Softball, Sports

It's almost silent on the field. So silent you can almost hear the steady breathing of the pitcher before she releases the ball. In one swift movement, the ball connects with the bat sending a thundering noise through the stands. And then she takes off, tossing the bat to a side while making a d...

Flag football team loses 26-0 against Jefferson

Flag football team loses 26-0 against Jefferson

Haley Mueller, Staffer

April 4, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

The Lady Terriers loss against the Jefferson Dragons did not bring them down. The game was "fun," said players Steveonna and Marquicia Mosley unanimously. The duo said that their goal for Friday's game against Robinson is to "get on the board." In the first half, Jefferson scored 20 points, and then...

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