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Rick Darlington leaving Apopka is troubling sign for Florida high school football

Rick Darlington leaving Apopka is troubling sign for Florida high school football

09/12/2018, Orlando, Multi Sports, Orlando Sentinel Publication, Article # 28257458

Rick Darlington, one of the greatest high school football coaches in Central Florida history, won’t just be driving his family and his pick-up truck from Apopka to Enterprise, Ala.; he’ll be traveling back in time to a simpler place where his new school is better suited for a man from the old school.

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http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/os-sp-apopka-rick-darlington-enterprise-alabama-20181208-story.html
Rollins basketball coach Tom Klusman earns 700th career win

Rollins basketball coach Tom Klusman earns 700th career win

09/12/2018, Orlando, Multi Sports, Orlando Sentinel Publication, Article # 28257457

Tom Klusman won his first game as the Rollins College men’s basketball coach on Dec. 4, 1980.

Nearly 38 years to the day, he earned win No. 700 and added another chapter to his storied coaching career.

Connor Mckim scored 18 points and came up big at the free-throw line to lead four players in...



http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/os-sp-rollins-klusman-700-wins-1208-story.html
West Virginia QB Will Grier to skip Orlando Camping World Bowl to prepare for NFL draft

West Virginia QB Will Grier to skip Orlando Camping World Bowl to prepare for NFL draft

09/12/2018, Orlando, Multi Sports, Orlando Sentinel Publication, Article # 28257463

West Virginia quarterback Will Grier is skipping the Mountaineers' appearance in Orlando's Camping World Bowl and will instead focus on preparing for the NFL draft.

Grief, a dynamic playmaker who sparked the Mountaineers' attack, announced his decision in a statement released by WVU on Saturday,...



http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/os-sp-will-grier-camping-world-bowl-1209-story.html
Gators' rally falls short during 63-59 loss to No. 10 Michigan State

Gators' rally falls short during 63-59 loss to No. 10 Michigan State

09/12/2018, Orlando, Multi Sports, Orlando Sentinel Publication, Article # 28257456

The basketball and the game were up for grabs as Florida Gators coach Mike White watched helplessly from the sideline.

A late-game rally born of hustle and grit on Saturday against Michigan State would fizzle when the Gators failed to dig deep one more time.

Amid the scramble, Spartans’ wing Kyle...



http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/os-sp-gators-basketball-news-20181208-story.html
UCF basketball rebounds from Missouri loss with a rout of Grambling State

UCF basketball rebounds from Missouri loss with a rout of Grambling State

09/12/2018, Orlando, Multi Sports, Orlando Sentinel Publication, Article # 28257455

The UCF men’s basketball team needed a performance that would wash away the bad taste left behind by their loss at Missouri last weekend.

The Knights took out their frustration Saturday, rolling to a 70-45 romp over Grambling State

UCF (7-2) hasn’t posted a larger margin of victory in a game since...



http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/os-sp-ucf-grambling-state-1209-story.html
Women's World Cup Draw: U.S. lands in Group F with Thailand, Chile, Sweden

Women's World Cup Draw: U.S. lands in Group F with Thailand, Chile, Sweden

09/12/2018, Orlando, Multi Sports, Orlando Sentinel Publication, Article # 28257461

The United States women’s national team was drawn into Group F with Thailand, Chile and Sweden during the 2019 FIFA World Cup Draw in Paris on Saturday.

Though the tournament opens June 7 in Paris, the U.S. will play its first match June 11 in Reims against Thailand, which is making its second...



https://www.prosoccerusa.com/us-soccer/uswnt-womens-world-cup-draw/
FHSAA finals future in Orlando uncertain

FHSAA finals future in Orlando uncertain

09/12/2018, Orlando, Multi Sports, Orlando Sentinel Publication, Article # 28257462

Orlando’s 12-year run as host of the high school football championship games may or may not continue in 2019.

The Florida High School Athletic Association’s contract with the Central Florida Sports Commission, which was renewed in 2016, expires this year.

J.A. Colasanti, whose duties as an FHSAA...



http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/os-sp-hs-varsity-report-1208-story.html
Magic coach Steve Clifford urges players to sharpen focus, play with purpose after loss to Pacers

Magic coach Steve Clifford urges players to sharpen focus, play with purpose after loss to Pacers

09/12/2018, Orlando, Multi Sports, Orlando Sentinel Publication, Article # 28257460

Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon sprinted toward the basket, jumped and tipped the ball as he kept the missed shot alive. Then he gathered the loose ball under the basket, took one dribble and exploded toward the rim for a two-handed dunk that fired up the Amway Center crowd.

It was an electric...



http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/os-sp-magic-1209-story.html
Army-Navy Game: A look inside the matchup

Army-Navy Game: A look inside the matchup

09/12/2018, Orlando, Multi Sports, Orlando Sentinel Publication, Article # 28257467

NAVY KEY: EXECUTE OFFENSIVELY FOR 60 MINUTES

That has been easier said than done this season as Navy has rarely put together two halves of good offensive football. By far the most complete performance came during a 37-29 defeat of Tulsa when quarterback Zach Abey directed an offense that amassed...



http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/ac-cs-army-navy-breakdown-20181207-story.html
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