Andy Villamarzo

Tom Brady to sign with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

TAMPA- If you want to get away from the realities of the COVID-19 virus for just a little bit, there was some major news in the National Football League that jolted the Tampa Bay area. 

According to ESPN NFL insider Adam Schefter, New England Patriots’ quarterback Tom Brady will be signing with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, with details to the contract not yet disclosed. It’s believed by insiders around the NFL that Brady will make upwards around $30-million per season, with the contract likely spanning multiple years. 

Former Central back DuJuan Harris now plays in the XFL

BROOKSVILLE­— The new Xtreme Football League has brought out some former Tampa Bay area stars and one familiar face from Hernando County is back in the professional football ranks. 

Former Central High School running back DuJuan Harris has signed to play for the Los Angeles Wildcats of the XFL. Harris is listed fourth on the depth chart for the Wildcats, per the official XFL website. The Wildcats played this past weekend against the New York Guardians and fell 17-14 on the road. 

Hernando Christian’s season ends at region final

BROOKSVILLE- Back to back seasons for a girl’s high school basketball team within Hernando County saw a program reaching the region final. 

With Weeki Wachee reaching the state semifinals last year at this time, it was Hernando Christian’s turn to try and make a run to Lakeland and the state championship tournament. Despite the Lions’ best efforts to match what the Hornets did in 2019, Hernando Christian fell a little short.