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South Sumter places 3 players on All-State first team

South Sumter High School’s dominance on the football field in 2014 paid off on Jan. 7 when three Raiders were named to the Associated Press

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Wednesday 01/14/2015
Wrestlers find peace and purpose in a tough sport
Posted: January 14, 2015

For Kaitlyn Hime, wrestling was a way to break up the monotony of high-school life.

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Ex-SLHS kicker Aguayo to stay at FSU
Posted: January 14, 2015

Local Florida State football fans will be able to cheer for Roberto Aguayo for at least one more season.

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Wednesday 01/07/2015
Top stories from 2014
Posted: January 07, 2015

Goodbye, 2014. Hello, 2015. But before we look ahead to what is sure to be another great year in sports, let’s take a look back at some of the most memorable moments in Lake and Sumter counties from the year 2014.

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Wednesday 12/17/2014
Playing in the big house
Posted: December 17, 2014

Montverde Academy used an 11-2 run late in the fourth quarter to secure a 78-64 win over fellow top-10 opponent Bishop O’Dowd Friday at Montverde.

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Wednesday 12/10/2014
Hawks cruise to easy win against Hurricanes
Posted: December 10, 2014

Basketball is a game of runs, and Lake Minneola used them to its advantage against Mount Dora.

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Stars on the court and in the classroom
Posted: December 10, 2014

Emmanuel Dominguez and Jakiya Dixon like calling the shots.

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Lake Minneola trounces powerhouse Winter Park
Posted: December 10, 2014

Lake Minneola’s climb to the pinnacle of public school boys basketball supremacy in Central Florida might be complete.

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Wednesday 12/03/2014
Siblings share a passion for soccer and excellence in the classroom
Posted: December 03, 2014

Dante Jimenez has earned the admiration of his little sister.

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Montverde Academy set to host MAST in January
Posted: December 03, 2014

The reputation of the Montverde Academy Soccer Tournament for bringing quality teams together has steadily grown.

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Lake Minneola finds triumph in loss to mighty Montverde Academy
Posted: December 03, 2014

Freddie Cole doesn’t usually walk away from losses feeling victorious.

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Wednesday 11/19/2014
South Lake's season ends in Daytona Beach
Posted: November 19, 2014

Wilfred Taylor couldn’t really remember how he got so open on Mainland’s first drive of the second half in its 42-7 playoff win over South Lake Friday.

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Wednesday 10/22/2014
South Lake holds back Leesburg, remains undefeated
Posted: October 22, 2014

FOOTBALL

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Whitney all business on track
Posted: October 22, 2014

Kaylin Whitney likes to do what every 16-year-old girl does.

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Swimmers named SLHS top student-athletes
Posted: October 22, 2014

Jacob Dimmitt and and Sierra Summers are at home in the water and in the classroom.

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Ex-LHS hoops standout Foster signs professional contract in Canada
Posted: October 22, 2014

PJ Foster is playing for pay.

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Wednesday 10/15/2014
Acevedo, Short named SLHS top athletes
Posted: October 15, 2014

When Josh Acevedo scored his first touchdown earlier this season, Ashlye Short was leading the cheering crowd.

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Wednesday 10/08/2014
Bacon leads Eagles to win over Hurricanes
Posted: October 08, 2014

Josh Bacon said he wasn’t feeling any added emotion when he reached the tee of the final hole in the last regular-season home golf match of his high school career.

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Despite wet course, East Ridge edges Mount Dora
Posted: October 08, 2014

Rain, rain go away!

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Cross country duo excels for South Lake
Posted: October 08, 2014

Jacob Cavazos and Gillian Strealy became runners for the South Lake High School cross country teams for different reasons.

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