Locals shine during 2017-2018 college football season

Another exciting and memorable college football season is in the books. In addition to the University of Alabama capturing its sixth national title under head coach Nick Saban and the University of Central Florida finishing with an unblemished 13-0 record, several locals had noteworthy individual campaigns in 2017. Here’s a look back at some of the top performers from The Laker/Lutz News … [Read more...]

Locals shining in college football

With the college football season in full swing, dozens of players from Pasco County can be seen showcasing their skills on Saturdays throughout the fall. Nearly 50 players from east Pasco are a part of various programs at the Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) and Football Championship Series (FCS) levels, Division II, Division III National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), … [Read more...]

Big South Conference honor

Shane Bucenell, a former Wiregrass Ranch High School quarterback, was named the Big South Conference Freshman of the Week for his performance in Charleston Southern’s 59-58 double-overtime victory over Coastal Carolina on Oct. 1. In his second career start, the 5-foot-11, 190-pound signal-caller threw for 149 yards and four touchdowns. Bucenell was a three-year starter at Wiregrass Ranch, where he … [Read more...]