Francisco Liarano-no

Sawyer Wilson, Staff Writer

May 6, 2011

Since Major League baseball cracked down on the use of performance enhancing drugs (PED’s), offensive numbers in baseball have dramatically gone down. Homeruns per game was the lowest in the year 2007 (2.01) since 1993 when...

Bruins prevail

Tyler Higbee, Staff Writer

May 6, 2011

In the first round of the 2011 NHL playoffs, the hockey nation was able to see one of the oldest rivalries in hockey to this day when the Boston Bruins took on the Montreal Canadians. This series was not just between two rivals...

Baseball team to Regionals

Jordan Patton, Staff Writer

May 5, 2011

How sweet it is – Eagles beat Dunedin 10-0 to advance to district finals.   The Eagles won the season series 2-1 against their top rival, Dunedin Falcons. The Dunedin Falcons were shocked East Lake won the district semi-final...

College baseball mid-season report

Sawyer Wilson, Staff Writer

May 3, 2011

With the new metal bats in use in college baseball one year ahead of when high schools will use them, there has been a noticeable drop off in power numbers. Teams across the board have seen significant drop offs in home runs and...

Tampa Bay Lightning

Peter Drulias, Staff Writer

April 29, 2011

The Tampa Bay Lightning, taking a couple seasons off after their Stanley Cup championship win in 2004, are finally back at it again and giving the people in Tampa Bay something to cheer about. Even though the Lightning are a solid...

Sam Fuld: Meet the Rays New Found Stud

Parker Fox, Staff Writer

April 29, 2011

The Rays’ off-season was highlighted by picking up outfielders Manny Ramirez and Johnny Damon. Some fans were pleased that the Rays finally made a move in the free agency market and thought they were making a legitimate effort...

Flag football recap

Jimmy Skaaland, Staff Writer

April 22, 2011

The girls’ flag football team got off to a promising start.  They had already won the first two games of their season beating Dixie Hollins and Palm Harbor going into their game against Tarpon.  This year’s team has come...

Spring football

Jimmy Skaaland, Quarterback Pete DiNovo prepares to lead the Eagles to another strong season.

April 22, 2011

  Spring is officially here, and for most students this means afternoons at the pool or beach but for varsity football players it means getting to put the pads back on.  The Eagles will spend this spring getting prepared...

Turnaround time for Rays

Mike Kelly, Editor-in-Chief

April 22, 2011

After the starting the season 0-6, the Tampa Bay Rays have climbed their way back to even. With a little over 13,000 in attendance at the Trop, the Rays defeated the White Sox 4-1 this past Wednesday getting back to .500 after...

Softball districts

Marisa Palumbo, Staff Writer

April 22, 2011

The softball team remains undefeated heading into regionals with two big sweeps over Tarpon Springs and Seminole.  East Lake stomped on both team, beating them by at least 10 runs and ending the game early.  East Lake was ranked...

Softball Senior Day

Marisa Palumbo, Staff Writer

April 22, 2011

At East Lake High the majority of the girl sports teams plan a special day for all the seniors.  The guys do it as well but normally the celebration is only at night, but the ladies carry it on throughout the day.  The Lady...

Flag football IS a sport

Kaila Schlimm, Staff Writer

April 22, 2011

If you ask any guy in high school they will instantly say that girls’ flag football isn’t a real sport. They say that’s it’s not intense just because it isn’t tackle. Sophomore Tanner Harwood even said, “I’ve never...