Jon Santucci, TCPalm

Jon Santucci

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Port St. Lucie, FL, United States

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Recent:
  • TCPalm
  • Tallahassee Democrat
  • Florida Today
Past:
  • The News-Press
  • The Greenville News
  • USA TODAY
  • 13News Now
  • KVUE News
  • NewarkAdvocate.com
  • North Jersey News

Recent articles by Jon:

Teams atop the USA Today Network Florida football poll remain unchanged as big dogs keep rolling

Venice, Jesuit, Miami Central, Trinity Christian and Baker were unanimous selections this week as our statewide panel made their rankings. → Read More

Central ekes out one-point overtime win over Westwood in the Battle for Fort Pierce

Central kicker Tyler Patterson missed a field goal at the end of regulation, but hit the extra point that won the game for Fort Pierce Central. → Read More

Who are Florida's best high school football recruits? Here's USA Today Florida's Top 100 seniors

The USA Today Florida Network announces its 2021 midseason list of the Top 100 senior football recruits that colleges need to sign. → Read More

Midseason Report: Lakeland DE Gabriel Dindy headlines USA Today Florida's Top 100

The USA Today Florida Network announces its midseason list of the Top 100 senior football recruits. → Read More

Cocoa jumps to No. 2 in Class 4A in USA Today Florida Network high school football poll

Miami Central (Class 5A), Chaminade-Madonna (Class 3A) and Trinity Christian (Class 2A) were this week's unanimous No. 1 selections. → Read More

Football: Takeaways from Cocoa's thrilling double-overtime win against Treasure Coast

Cocoa rallied from a 21-point first-quarter deficit to beat the previously unbeated Titans on Friday night. → Read More

Cocoa overcomes big first quarter deficit to defeat Treasure Coast 56-55 in double-overtime

Treasure Coast led 28-7 after one quarter, but Cocoa fought back and never led until winning the game 56-55 in 2OT → Read More

Colombia WR Peterson vs. Trinity Christian DB Miller highlights Week 5 matchups

A look at some of the premier individual matchups featuring top recruits in the state of Florida on Friday. → Read More

Jon Santucci: FHSAA's first football RPI rankings don't make sense

The first RPI, which was released Wednesday, has some of the state's top teams, such as Miami Central and American Heritage, ranked below No. 150. → Read More

Off record-setting performance, Baker moves to top spot in USA Today Florida Network football poll

Defending Class 1A state champion Baker beat South Walton 49-48 on history on the strength of Kayleb Wagner's record 535 yards and six touchdowns. → Read More

Lake Gibson RB Glover vs. Lakeland DL Dindy one of Week 4's top individual matchups

A look at some of the top matchups featuring top recruits around the state to watch during Friday's football games. → Read More

Shakeup: Three new No. 1 teams in the USA Today Florida Network high school football poll

The top-ranked teams in Class 7A, 5A and 3A lost in Week 2, including St. Thomas Aquinas' 27-24 loss at Jesuit. → Read More

High school football recruiting: Mason Taylor vs. Troy Bowles highlights Week 2 matchups

A look at the best matchups featuring the state's top recruits in Week 2, including Oklahoma commit Brandon Inniss and Ohio State commit Ryan Turner. → Read More

College football recruiting: Class of 2023's phones "blowing up" since midnight

September 1 is the first day college coaches can have private contact with high school juniors. → Read More

The USA Today Florida Network debuts its state high school football rankings

A panel of sports reporters from around the USA Today Florida Network votes on the poll weekly. The poll will be released each Wednesday. → Read More

Vero Beach grad Jahfari Harvey to start for Miami against Alabama, Evan Neal

The 6-foot-4, 253-pound Harvey started one game last season, → Read More

321 Preps Dandy Dozen: Slimmed down DL Jamari Lyons down to Florida and South Carolina

The 6-foot-4, 290-pound Lyons worked on his fitness and technique during the offseason. → Read More

Santucci: Treasure Coast win against American Heritage was the biggest in program history

Treasure Coast beat nationally-ranked American Heritage 29-21 on Saturday night in Naples. → Read More

High school football recruiting: Top individual matchups in Week 1

A look at the best matchups featuring the state's top recruits in Week 1, including Florida commits David Conner and Francois Nolton. → Read More

Santucci: Possible signing class expansion will help high school recruiting

Sports Illustrated reported that the NCAA is considering increasing the maximum number of players a college can sign in 2022. → Read More