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Football players of Marion County: where are they now?

Football players of Marion County: where are they now?

Taukiya Williams, (Former) Editor-in-Chief

June 4, 2020

Football season has always been an all-time favorite when it comes to American sports. Marion County is filled with young D1 aspiring football athletes that put their hearts out onto the field everytime they suit up. Meet David Bishop. Played as a running back for Forest High School football team...

Swinging from coast to coast

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Jake Peterson, Staff Writer

April 1, 2020

Chase Watkins, 20, is on his way to becoming a professional baseball pitcher here at CF. Watkins has left his world behind to make his dreams come true. He moved from California to The College of Central Florida for baseball. Watkins feels he is at his best when at CF. He first attended California...

Update on Ocala-Native Olympian Brittany Bowe

February 15, 2018

Although Brittany Bowe is just coming back from a year and a half concussion, she’s been the US’s highest contender in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Sochi. So far, Bowe’s race to receive a medal is unsuccessful. “Bowe was fifth in the 1500m and fourth in the 1000m, missing a medal in the latter...

Patriots hang on in OT for big win

Ryan Matthews

November 27, 2017

With 6.3 seconds remaining in the first overtime period, CF’s sophomore forward Canberk Kus would hit the tying layup and also be fouled on the play. He would go on to hit the wining and one free throw to seal the 86-85 victory over the FCSAA number two Chipola Indians. Both teams headed into this...


Ryan Matthews

October 5, 2017

The Lady Patriots put on a dominant display in their home opener with a clean sweep (25-11, 27-25, 25-20) over conference opponent Lake-Sumter State College. The Lady Patriots came into tonight’s game ranked 11th in the NJCAA and fourth in the FCSAA. Tonight’s win marks their second conference win, givin...

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