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Tigers turnover to Pahokee, end at 9-2

By John Ayers The Trenton Tigers appeared to have the FHSAA 1A Semi-finals in focus Friday night as they led an athletic Pahokee team 21-13 at half time, but a turnover second half saw a comeback by the Blue Devils to take a 49-28 victory over the Tigers to end their season at 9-2. “Friday night hurts. The biggest pain ... Full Story »

Trenton dominates Frostproof to advance in State Playoffs

By John Ayers The Trenton Tigers dominated the Frostproof Bulldogs, 50-14 in The Jungle Friday night in the first round of the state 1A football playoffs. “We allowed Frostproof an easy score early off a turnover. Other than that, we played very well offensively, defensively and on special teams. It was a total team win. We played a lot of ... Full Story »

Union County eliminates Bell

By Matthew Harrell The Bell Lady Bulldogs played in their sixth consecutive regional semifinal Wednesday night when they travelled to Lake Butler to take on the District 6-1A champion Union County Tigers. A win would have set up a rematch with Lafayette and put the Bulldogs one win away from going to the Final Four for the second time in ... Full Story »

Jefferson County routs Bell

By Matthew Harrell The Bell Bulldogs headed to Monticello Friday night needing to win out in order to finish the season at .500 for the first time since 2013. The Bulldogs looked like they were well on their way to picking up that first win when they scored on their opening drive and recovering the following kickoff. But the wheels ... Full Story »

Tigers clinch District 7 Title with victory over Williston

That makes Six Straight District Titles! The Trenton Tigers clinched the District 7 1A football title Friday night in a 45-24 victory over the Williston Red Devils, in The Jungle. The Tigers played their game in the second half after coming back from a 12-7 halftime deficit. The Red Devils won the toss and took the ball first on offense. ... Full Story »

Hornets eliminate Bulldogs from playoff contention

Photo by Donny Joiner One week after racking a season-high 386 yards of offense, the Bell Bulldogs fell back to their averages, scoring just 13 points on 230 yards of offense. Bell struggled on defense as well, allowing 308 yards rushing on just 28 rushes, 11 yards per carry, and eight pass completions for 84 yards on 12 attempts. The ... Full Story »

Bulldogs lead all the way, blow out St. Francis

Photo by Donny Joiner Photography By Matthew Harrell The Bulldogs took a 7-0 lead with 6:46 left in the first quarter and held that lead for the remaining 42:46 as they dominated the St. Francis Wolves 43-20 Thursday. Bell accomplished this feat despite just ten passing yards and three turnovers by running the ball 50 times for 376 yards. Five ... Full Story »

Trenton tops Newberry for District lead

The Trenton Tigers outlasted the host Newberry Panthers Friday night to take a 19-18 victory in the District 7 1A race. This was a war from the opening kickoff as the two teams played hard-nosed football, knowing the winner would steer the bus into the state playoffs in the tough 7-1A battle. “Both teams played their hearts out and we’re ... Full Story »

Trenton blanks Chiefland

By John Ayers The Trenton Tigers became 2-0 in District 7-1A and 4-1 overall Friday night as they defeated the Chiefland Indians 42-0 in Chiefland. The Tigers played well coming off a tough win at home over Dixie County on Sept 23 to make it two in a row in district play. “If you would have asked me before the ... Full Story »

Hamilton County holds off Bulldogs’ comeback

By Matthew Harrell The Bulldogs tried to pull off another double-digit second-half comeback last Friday night against the Hamilton County Trojans. After falling behind 14-0 in the first half, the Bulldogs rallied back on the strength of Jackson Morgan’s two touchdowns, one passing and one rushing, but three turnovers and two failed PATs stunted the comeback as the Bulldogs fell ... Full Story »