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Although the varsity football has significantly grown during the 2021 season due to the lack of a junior varsity team, the additional players seem to be benefiting the roster. On Friday, Aug. 27, the varsity football team beat Hagerty High School 36-27. Athletes, like sophomore Tavin Hebert, have felt the direct impacts of the additional players, as he has been on varsity since his freshman year. “Im a starter,” Hebert said. “I got my spot last year in spring as a freshman.”

End of an era

Makayla Martindale, Sports Editor September 9, 2021

The beginning of the school year normally brings about fall sports, pep rallies, lunch jams and early morning drum circles, but the 2021-2022 school year is off to a slightly different start. The football...

The home football game on the night of August 27th was the varsity game against Hagerty High school. Coach Delfiacco spoke to junior Braxton Woodson to direct the game, the Patriots were declared the winners by the end of the end of the night.

Hagerty football game

Ashley Weston, Reporter August 30, 2021

The first home game of the school year was a success as the varsity football team came out with a win against Hagerty High School. With a final score of 34 to 27, the varsity football team kicks off the...

he varsity football game against West Orange was a Pink Out game in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Pink shirts were sold at the game and on campus, and pink beaded necklaces were handed out by the varsity cheerleading team during the game.

West Orange football game

Avery Ranum, Staff Reporter October 30, 2020

On Friday Oct. 23, Tom Storey Field came alive to host the varsity football game against the West Orange Warriors. This was the sixth game for the varsity team and one of the last home games of the season,...

The student section cheers on the varsity football team on Thursday, Sept. 17. Face masks were encouraged in the stands, but social distancing was not enforced. The varsity football team suffered a narrow loss against Lake Mary High School and the final score was 15-14.

How safe are sports?

Grace Stoker, Sports Editor October 4, 2020

On Aug. 31, following the approval of the Florida High School Athletics Association (FHSAA), the county announced that sports teams were officially allowed to practice for their upcoming games. According...

Students apart of the bands loading crew help unload the uniforms for the Lyman football game. During away games the band loads and unloads trucks of equipment, uniforms and instruments in order to perform at halftime.  Photo provided by: Angelina Jonkaitis

Band Show on the Road!

Angelina Jonkaitis, Staff Reporter March 11, 2020

The band travels to every football game and performs a halftime show that an audience won't forget. Behind the scenes of these off campus performances is a crew of students and parents working as a team...

KC Squared podcast members include Keaton Johnson, Carson Cashion, and Carson Yore.

KC Squared: Episode 8

Keaton Johnson, Carson Cashion, and Carson Yore March 6, 2020

In this epi, da boyzzz preview the coming March Madness selections, as well as a discussion on the Houston Astros cheating scandal. To wrap up the episode, they discuss the NFL free agency rumors swirling...

Patrick Mahomes, 49ers Defense Promise Exciting Super Bowl LIV

Patrick Mahomes, 49ers Defense Promise Exciting Super Bowl LIV

Carson Cashion, Sports Editor January 28, 2020

On Sunday, Feb. 2, Americans, as well as people from all around the world, will gather around their televisions to watch the biggest sporting event on the calendar: Super Bowl LIV. Deemed a national holiday...

KC Squared podcast members include Keaton Johnson, Carson Cashion, and Carson Yore.

KC Squared: Episode 7

Keaton Johnson, Carson Cashion, and Carson Yore January 15, 2020

In this episode, Keaton, Carson, and Carson talk Clemson vs LSU in the College Football Championship, as well as the College Football Playoff outlook for next year. Additionally, they discuss the...

KC Squared podcast members include Keaton Johnson, Carson Cashion, and Carson Yore.

KC Squared: Episode 6

Keaton Johnson, Carson Cashion, and Carson Yore January 11, 2020

In this episode, Keaton, Carson, and Carson preview the coming NFL divisional playoff round match-ups as well as the College Football Playoff and the sports starting up this spring around Lake...

KC Squared podcast members include Keaton Johnson, Carson Cashion, and Carson Yore.

KC Squared: Episode 5

Keaton Johnson, Carson Cashion, and Carson Yore November 15, 2019

After taking a brief sabbatical, the boys are back to discuss the College Football Playoff rankings, and their early predictions for the NBA season, along with the  marquee match-up of Seahawks-49ers...

On Friday, Oct. 11, the varsity football team tears through the homecoming banner as they begin their game. The game was the first on the newly re-turfed Tom Storey Field.

Turf Troubles at Tom Storey Field

Carson Cashion, Sports Editor October 29, 2019

The Tom Storey Field at Darwin Booth Stadium is the home of various sports and other extracurricular activities. The glistening “LB” at the center of the field combined with the towering backdrop of...

On Friday, Sept. 13, the varsity football team races through the banner to start their game. They played against the Lake Mary Rams, and lost 0-49.

Brantley Football Bounces Back Against Buchholz

Carson Cashion, Sports Editor October 28, 2019

The rapper “Big Sean” famously once said, “last night took an L, but tonight I bounce back.” On the night of Friday, Sept. 20, the varsity football team did just that, dominating the Buchholz Bobcats...

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