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Orlando Family’s High School Sports Preview 2016

The return of another school year means the return of our area’s elite young athletes, and what we anticipate to be another fall season of intense and exciting play. While most local students spent their summers hitting the beach or taking seasonal jobs, these competitors were hard at work, focused on the year ahead and the games that will push their skills to the limit in the approaching months. Join us as we take a look at fall varsity sports for 2016, including football, volleyball, girls and boys swimming, girls and boys cross country, and girls and boys golf. We take a look at the previous... 

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The First Academy Volleyball

Volleyball: 2016 High School Fall Sports Preview

Apopka Blue Darters Players to watch: The Blue Darters lost some of last year’s key players to graduation, but the vast majority of 2015’s team is expected back this season. They include middle-blocker seniors Abby Weaver, Lynsy Warren, Alexa Barrel and Alley Herbert, as well as defensive specialist/outside hitter Shequilla Hicks, who will also be a senior. Outlook: Under Coach Jamie Lillethorup, Apopka had a strong season that culminated in them beating Wekiva in the district semifinal before losing to West Orange in the championship. The team also beat Boone in the regional semifinal but... 

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Lake Highland's Football

Football: 2016 High School Fall Sports Preview

Apopka Blue Darters Players to watch: Bombastic running back Deshawn Massey, who racked up 1,008 yards in 2015, should be back on the forefront of Apopka’s offense this year. Also expected back on offense are quarterbacks Taden Blaise and Joey Lee, tight end Jaron Jones, and others. Their prospects on the all-important defensive side look good, too, with veterans such as safety Dimetri King, linebackers David Britzius and Peyton Flores, defensive end Omar Davis and defensive tackle P.J. Blaine all eligible to return. Outlook: While their gambit to repeat as Class 8 champions fell short in 2015,... 

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Intro_1

Orlando Family’s High School Sports Preview 2016

The return of another school year means the return of our area’s elite young athletes, and what we anticipate to ...
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The First Academy Volleyball

Volleyball: 2016 High School Fall Sports Preview

Apopka Blue Darters Players to watch: The Blue Darters lost some of last year’s key players to graduation, but the vast ...
Read More
Lake Highland's Football

Football: 2016 High School Fall Sports Preview

Apopka Blue Darters Players to watch: Bombastic running back Deshawn Massey, who racked up 1,008 yards in 2015, should be back ...
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