Game of the Week: Riverview Hosts Gateway

RAM BOWL- Rolling through the regular season, 8A District 6 Champion, Riverview, earns the right to host the first round of the playoffs on home turf against the Gateway Panthers. “Home in the first round, they’re going to have a two-hour trip coming over here, they are going to have to leave earlier than normal, they get a little bit off schedule, we get to keep ours,” Riverview Head Coach Josh Smithers said. “Then of course we have...

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Friday Football Fever Game of the Week – Braden River Pirates vs Palmetto Tigers

MANATEE COUNTY – After last week’s thriller, can it get any better in 7A District 11 play? Insert Palmetto High and Braden River. “We know it’s going to be a packed house. We know it’s going to be a raucous crowd. We got to make sure we handle the things we can control, limit mistakes and go out there and try to win a football game,” Braden River head coach Curt Bradley said. “It’s bragging rights, within Manatee County, so it’s going...

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Game of the Week – Lemon Bay & Cardinal Mooney

SARASOTA – Football is back and we are celebrating with a great match-up between Lemon Bay and Cardinal Mooney. We’re entering Friday’s game all even. Lemon Bay beating the Cougars in 2015, Cougars biting back with a win in 2016. “We know those guys well down there, we have a lot of respect for them, and with them being a bigger school and a potential playoff team, there’s a lot of playoff points on the line.” Lemon Bay quarterback...

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