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  1. Miami Central still in good shape

    Corey Long

    The Miami Central Rockets had to replace 21 starters from last season's state championship team and with 13 of the 21 players signing scholarships with FBS programs it's safe to say Central lost a lot of talent. But Friday's 33-14 victory over Dwyer...

    Blog | Conversation | August 30, 2011
  2. Cocoa going to rely on its fast defense

    Corey Long

    With kickoff classics starting Wednesday and the regular season starting next Thursday, Cocoa is looking for a fourth consecutive state championship. School: Cocoa Tigers City: Cocoa, Fla. Coach: John Wilkinson 2010 record: 14-0 (won Class 2A sta...

    Blog | Conversation | August 24, 2011
  3. Matt Jones, a Florida commit, looking to carry Armwood

    Corey Long

    With kickoff less than two weeks away in Florida it's time to profile some of the state's top programs and players. Armwood won its first state championship in 2003 and hasn't looked back. School: Armwood Hawks City: Seffner, Fla. Coach: Sean Cal...

    Blog | Conversation | August 18, 2011
  4. Fresh off hoops state title, WR D'Mauri Jones now focused on foot...

    Corey Long

    Wide receiver D'Mauri Jones (Leesburg, Fla./Leesburg) is back on the gridiron after spending much of the offseason leading the school's basketball team to a state championship. Although he Jones is admittedly working his way back into football shape,...

    Blog | Conversation | May 16, 2011
  5. Miramar ready to make a run

    Corey Long

    Last spring, Devonte Mathis (Miramar, Fla./Miramar) was a newcomer to the Miramar program and was hoping to follow up where Geno Smith left off and win another state championship for the Patriots. It didn't happen in 2010 but Miramar is loaded in 20...

    Blog | Conversation | May 04, 2011
  6. Tallahassee (Fla.) Lincoln prospects getting long looks

    Corey Long

    After winning the Class 4A State championship last year, it's natural to expect college coaches to flock to Lincoln High (Tallahassee, Fla.) to take a look at their impressive prospects for the Class of 2012 and 2013. Ronald Butler returns at quarte...

    Blog | Conversation | March 02, 2011
  7. Jarvis McCall lands first offer

    Corey Long

    Defensive back Jarvis McCall (Seffner, Fla./Armwood) still hasn't gotten over it. When his heavily-favored squad lost to Lincoln (Tallahassee, Fla.) in the 2010 Class 4A state championship game, it was a turning point in his time as a player. "Fro...

    Blog | Conversation | February 22, 2011
  8. Three standing out to Javorius Allen

    Corey Long

    ESPNU 150 running back Javorius Allen (Tallahassee, Fla./Tallahassee) is coming off of a season in which he rushed for over 1,000 yards and made a key play in the Florida Class 4A state championship game. Allen, who couldn't find much running room a...

    Blog | Conversation | December 31, 2010
  9. Florida title games feature plenty of intriguing unsigned prospec...

    Corey Long

    There will be over 60 FBS prospects in this weekend's large-classification Florida state championship games. Many seniors and several top-flight juniors have already given their verbal commitments but there are a few still open for recruiting. Here a...

    Blog | Conversation | December 16, 2010
  10. College football recruiting -- Jack Nicklaus' grandson a top foot...

    Corey Long

    It's not surprising that the grandson of golfing legend Jack Nicklaus is a great athlete. But it is interesting that he excels on the gridiron and not the golf course.

    Story | Conversation | April 08, 2010
  11. Austin Aikens leads Plant at Heath Evans

    Corey Long

    For six years Plant (Tampa, Fla.) has been on a major streak and during that time, coach Robert Weiner had led the Panthers to three state championships, four finals appearances and over 70 victories. Many expected the Panthers to fall off a little ...

    Blog | Conversation | June 27, 2011
  12. Notes from the Florida state championships

    Corey Long

    It was the first week of the state finals in Florida and while the small schools don't have the sheer number of major prospects that the larger classification schools do this year, it was still a fun weekend of football. • Andrew Buie (Jackson...

    Blog | Conversation | December 13, 2010
  13. Florida championships to watch

    Corey Long

    It's championship week for the smaller schools in the state of Florida. Three of the four championship games this weekend are rematches from 2009. Class 2A Final: Cocoa (Fla.) vs. Glades Central (Belle Glades, Fla.) Names to watch: Cocoa DB Rick R...

    Blog | Conversation | December 10, 2010