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6th Annual Bowl Jam Showcases Local Skater Legends

6th Annual Bowl Jam Showcases Local Skater Legends

Cameron Egger, Staff Writer

April 30, 2016

  Skateboarding has always been a popular sport in the Bay Area, dating back to the 70's and 80's. It wasn't until the founding of the Skatepark of Tampa in 1992 that Tampa skaters finally had a place that they could call home; a place to hone their skills and connect with other enthusiasts from...

World Cup champion visits USF

Pamela Tavarez, Staff Writer

April 22, 2016

  FIFA Women’s World Cup champion Abby Wambach visits the University of South Florida and took a spot on the stage of the Marshall Student Center (MSC) Ballroom to give a lecture on sports, equality and life.   The soccer champion joined the University Lecture Series (USL) March 10 with...

Student Athletes Shine at 2016 NFL Combine

Matt Mion, Staff Writer

April 21, 2016

  The NFL Combine, a melting pot of student-athletes demonstrating their physical talents and abilities, with the hopes of impressing a professional coach from the National Football League.   For most of these athletes, this contest represents the culmination of their football training throughout...

Lady Hawks Reclaim Gold

Lady Hawks Reclaim Gold

Miles Davis, Staff Writer

December 11, 2015

  The Hillsborough Community College volleyball team once again became state champions after a hard fought match against Polk State.   This is the team’s third state championship, allowing the Lady Hawks to reclaim more championship glory.   After defeating Polk State in a three...

University of South Florida football defeats Florida A&M

University of South Florida football defeats Florida A&M

Miles Davis, Staff Writer

October 7, 2015

  The University of South Florida kicked off the college football season Saturday, Sept. 5 with a landslide win against Florida A&M University (FAMU). The final score was 51-3.   Even though kick off was at 7 p.m., the tailgating craziness, kicked off as early as 2 p.m. All around Raymond...

Dynasty continues in Tampa

Dynasty continues in Tampa

Chuck Muller, Staff Writer

May 4, 2015

  For every question that Notre Dame posed for UConn whether they were up to the task of defeating the Irish a second straight year in the National Championship game, the answer was emphatic. Yes.   Although the Irish made the game much closer than anticipated, the Huskies were able to pull...

Hawks hit stride as postseason nears

Hawks hit stride as postseason nears

Chuck Muller, Staff Writer

April 29, 2015

  After inconsistent play in the beginning of the season for the HCC baseball team, the Hawks have battled back to a winning record for the first time all season. Timely hitting and dominant starting pitching have led to the Hawks’ longest winning streak of the season, taking their first six games...

Daytona looks to the future as past enters the rearview mirror

Daytona looks to the future  as past enters the rearview mirror

Rob Bridenstine, Editor-in-Chief

March 24, 2015

This year’s premiere NASCAR event showed a typically traditional sport, in the midst of change. The drivers were still paraded in front of the throngs of their loyal fans. The air still smelled of gasoline and sunscreen, and was filled with the sound of souped-up engines revving the throttle as the...

Lady Hawks softball season is underway

Lady Hawks softball season is underway

Mackenzie Morrison, Staff Writer

March 5, 2015

  The Lady Hawks softball team took the field on an overcast Wednesday to begin practice for the 2015 season. The roster is made up of girls from all over the continent, complete with players coming from a 3-time state softball championship high school, and some from even as far as Alaska and Canada....

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