J. C. Carnahan, Orlando Sentinel

J. C. Carnahan

Orlando Sentinel

Orlando, FL, United States

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Disturbance causes Jones-Wekiva high school playoff game to end early

Several loud pops in the parking lot caused the Jones vs. Wekiva high school playoff game to end early. → Read More

Orlando area high school football Week 8 schedule, scoreboard

The Orlando area Week 8 high school football schedule includes 12 Monday makeup games. Kissimmee Osceola at Jones was added to the lineup. → Read More

Rick Darlington makes DeLand football debut at Dr. Phillips

Dr. Phillips hosted new football coaches at DeLand, Winter Haven in Thursday's spring football jamboree. → Read More

New video shows what led to Florida high school track punch

New video shows what led to the fight between Lake Highland and Cypress Creek high school runners at a track meet in Florida. → Read More

COVID-19 delays Seminole High Olympic bobsledder’s trip to Beijing

Josh Williamson says he has tested negative all week after an infection and hopes to travel Tuesday, but he’ll miss the opening ceremony. → Read More

FHSAA will use one 12-minute quarter in last-ditch effort to decide football districts

The FHSAA is planning a return to normalcy when it comes to postseason play for fall sports, which means prioritizing district football games to decide automatic qualifiers. → Read More

Seminole Athletic Conference football preview: state champ Seminole looks forward, not back

Reigning Florida Class 8A football state champ Sanford Seminole is looking forward, not back, on the eve of the 2021 season. The Seminole Athletic Conference competition includes Lake Mary, Lake Brantley, Oviedo, Hagerty, Lyman, Lake Howell and Winter Springs. → Read More

High school football practices open with 22 new head coaches in Orlando area

Horizon's Dennis Thomas and Lake Buena Vista's Joe Rienzi opened high school football practices at new Orange County schools this week. → Read More

Varsity awards honor Orlando area best in high school sports for 2020-21

The Orlando Sentinel honors the best Orlando-area athletes, coaches, teams and all-sports programs of 2020-21 with our Varsity Sports Awards presentation. → Read More

Hagerty baseball prevails vs. nationally ranked Winter Park, faces Oviedo in district final

Underdog Hagerty defeated top-seeded Winter Park in a Class 7A District 3 semifinal to set up a championship game vs. rival Oviedo on Friday. → Read More

Lake Mary gets Keagan Perez no-hitter; Lyman snaps regional baseball drought

Lake Mary and Lyman turned No. 4 seeds in district tournament semifinal games this week into upset wins. → Read More

Javier Crespo extends Timber Creek baseball season with walk-off grand slam

No. 3 Timber Creek hosts No. 2 Oviedo in a district semifinal game Wednesday at 7 p.m. No. 1 Winter Park faces No. 4 Hagerty in the early game at 4 p.m. → Read More

‘How ‘bout them ears!’ Boone’s 1981 baseball state championship team reunites 40 years later

Forty years later, players, coaches and team personnel from the 1981 Boone baseball state championship team enjoyed another day in the sun at their old ballpark. → Read More

Orlando area boys weightlifters claim five state titles at Saturday meets

Orange City University finished state runners-up as a team in Class 3A. The Titans joined Lake Nona, Windermere, East River and Winter Springs as teams with individual winners. → Read More

Winter Park baseball enters challenging week; University wins Florida League championship

Winter Park plays at Dr. Phillips and home vs. Apopka in big baseball games this week. Orange City University defeated Spruce Creek for tournament title. → Read More

Florida League High School Invitational baseball returns from COVID-19 cancelation

Florida League High School Invitational, back after a 2020 cancellation due to COVID-19, features 10 Orlando area programs among a field of 17 teams this week. → Read More

Lake Mary junior Jack Ireland tops boys soccer all-area team as player of the year

Lake Mary’s Jack Ireland showed a prowess for finding the back of the net this season while inspiring his team’s run to the FHSAA state semifinals. He tops a 2020-21 Orlando Sentinel Varsity boy soccer All-Area team that includes 23 players from 18 different schools. → Read More

Lake Highland’s Stefanie Ingram leads girls basketball all-area team as player of the year

Versatile junior Stefanie Ingram is one of four Lake Highland Prep players named to girls basketball all-area teams for the 2020-21 season. → Read More

FHSAA board votes for new classifications in 2021-22, plans to reevaluate process

FHSAA executive director George Tomyn said sports advisory committees will evaluate the reclassification process for future years. → Read More

Winter Park edges Oviedo, Bishop Moore in final girl soccer Super Six rankings

Winter Park won a girls soccer district championship and recorded wins vs. Oviedo and Bishop Moore in 2020-21. → Read More