Help Indians purchase their championship rings

VENICE – The party keeps on rolling along as the Venice Indians will be lauded with a barbecue this coming Sunday. GitChewSum Barbeque will be catering the feast at the North Jetty Pavilion from 1–5 p.m. It’s $10 a plate and 10% of the proceeds will be put towards the state championship rings for the team. The Tribe defeated Bartram Trail Saturday for their second state title in school history and 2nd state title from a Sarasota...

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FHSAA 7A State Championship preview – Venice Indians vs Bartram Trail Bears

VENICE – After knocking off 10–time state champ St. Thomas Aquinas in thrilling fashion, the Venice Indians can’t afford a letdown game. Last week is last week. And now focus is at an all–time high. “More so than any other week. We’re going to try to get on and get off. With having an extra day to prepare, we’re going to take one of those days and make it more of a mental day,” head coach John Peacock said. The Tribe will also use the...

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Venice looks to avenge 2016 loss & go to Orlando

SARASOTA COUNTY – It’s cliché, but Friday night’s state semifinal game really is David vs Goliath. 10–time state champ, St. Thomas Aquinas, visits a Venice team in search of their 2nd. “We have a monster in front of us. The only way you’re going to eat an elephant is one bite at a time,” Venice head coach John Peacock said. The Tribe loaded their schedule this year for this moment. Quarterback Bryce Carpenter explains what was learned...

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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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