New era begins in Gainesville

Parker Fox, Staff Writer

September 27, 2010

Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

            Two national titles.  A Heisman Trophy.  A Sugar Bowl Victory.  Florida fans have enjoyed every second of it.              Tim Tebow was a 5-star recruit out of Nease High School in Ponte...

In the thick of it

Peter Drulias, Staff Writer

September 27, 2010

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     It was only two years ago when the Rays rose to the top- winning their pennant race and first league championship in franchise history. Despite losing in the World Series to the Phillies in ‘08, the Tampa Bay Rays were...

Why isn’t East Lake a 6A school?

Jimmy Skaaland, Staff Writer

September 27, 2010

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     ELHS now has approximately 2500 students, and is the largest high school in the county.   In spite of this East Lake athletics are still in division 5A, while some smaller schools are in division 6A. Many people are...

Revival of the Big Three

Imran Ahmed, Web Editor

September 27, 2010

Filed under Sports

     College football has returned in full swing with the Big 3 back in college football (Florida, Florida State, Miami). These teams have brought a lot of excitement and passion from fans for years now however Florida State...

Race for the BCS

Parker Fox, Staff Writer

September 27, 2010

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Alabama Crimson Tide- The returning national champions will have to navigate yet another tough SEC schedule this season.  The Crimson Tide’s first test was against Penn State, who visited Tuscaloosa on September 11, whi...

Eagles soar to gridiron glory

Tyler Higbee, Staff Writer

September 27, 2010

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     It’s that time of year again when Friday nights are devoted to one thing and one event only, Friday Night Football. As the high school season rolls around, everyone on and off campus is getting excited.     ...

The Bucs are back

Jimmy Skaaland, Staff Writer

September 24, 2010

Filed under Sports, Top Stories

             It’s everyone’s favorite season of the year….. football season.   Going into the 2010 season many football fans had a lot to look forward too, but for fans of our home team, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, ...

How “Blue” are you?

Alex Zacharias, Staff Writer

September 24, 2010

Filed under Sports, Student Life

            This year at East Lake, Blue Crue has miraculously stepped up their game. All the sports teams have been doing exceptionally well, both JV and Varsity. Volleyball games are more intense than ever before....

A blackout in Tampa

Peter Drulias, Staff Writer

September 20, 2010

Filed under Sports

              For the first time in about ten years, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers had a game blacked out. For the first time in the history of Raymond James Stadium , the Buccaneers were not televised on air in a 75...

AL East race heats up

Imran Ahmed, Web Editor

September 17, 2010

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               The battle between the New York Yankees and the Tampa Bay Rays has begun to turn into a dramatic finish for the top record in the AL East. Monday, the game featured a duel between Cy Young Candidates...

Reggie Bush to forfeit 2005 Heisman

Mike Kelly, Editor-in-Chief

September 17, 2010

Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Uncategorized

               Reggie Bush was arguably the most electrifying and hyped college running back of the last decade. And it is Reggie Bush, 2005 Heisman Trophy winner, who gave up his coveted award on Tuesday. Bush,...

Welcome Baseball Coach Dan Genna

Jordan Patton, Staff Writer

September 10, 2010

Filed under Sports

Coach Dan Genna is looking forward to coaching the ELHS baseball team. “We are excited to have Dan Genna as a member of our coaching staff,” says East Lake High School Assistant Principal Carmela Haley. There were over 50...

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