Carpenter, Peacock & Creneti receive top FL awards

SARASOTA – Some awards are dished out to a couple Venice Indians and another state champ on the Suncoast. Venice Head Coach John Peacock was named 7A Coach of the Year by the Florida Dairy Farmers. And his QB Bryce Carpenter took home 7A Player of the Year honors. Carpenter is now a finalist for Florida Dairy Farms “Mr. Football” award which would be quite the honor for the four year starter. And St. Stephen’s Head Coach Tod Creneti...

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Venice heads to state semis for second straight season

SARASOTA COUNTY – The Venice High Indians are our lone Suncoast team left in the playoffs after winning their second straight regional championship Friday night. Business as usual for the tribe in their 48–17 shellacking of Tampa Bay Tech Friday at Powell–Davis Stadium. Next up is the state semifinals and a rematch with defending state champion St. Thomas Aquinas. The Raiders ended the Indians season last year in the state semis,...

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Bill Buck Chevrolet thanks Venice football team

SARASOTA COUNTY – Down the road in South Sarasota County the Indians are looking for back to back regional titles. Last night one of their sponsors, Bill Buck Chevrolet, held a thank you/ good luck dinner for the team at Bogey’s in Venice. I’m sure you’ve seen those Bill Buck commercials here on SNN featuring the 2017 Indians team. It’s a relationship that has worked out well for both parties involved. The Indians play Friday night at...

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H.S. football Regional Semifinals this Friday

SARASOTA – The St. Stephen’s Falcons play in the Sunshine State Athletic Conference State Championship game on Saturday. The Falcons are looking for back to back state titles for the first time in school history. The 8A Riverview Rams travel to Vero Beach to take on the Indians in the regional semis. The Palmetto Tigers go north to Tampa Bay Tech searching for another playoff victory against the Titans. The highly anticipated rematch...

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