Hernando Varsity Football

  • Overall Record: 5 - 5
  • Conference Record: 3 - 2

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Garcia III Named HFC of Leopards

Hernando High School principal Leechele Booker has announced that Earl Garcia III has been named the head football coach of the Leopards.  Coach Garcia brings several years of coaching experience at the high school level, coming from Hillsborough High School, where he was the architect behind a defense that allowed less than 14 points a

Brown 2020 FHSAA HOF Inductee

  The FHSAA notified the athletic department the former Leopard Jerome Brown will be inducted into the FHSAA Hall of Fame class of 2020.  FHSAA will release the other inductees next week.  There is a ceremony planned for Sunday, September 27th with the reception starting at 5 PM at the Central Ballroom at Hilton University

Warthen Signs with St. Thomas University

Defensive End Cordell Warthen will continue his academic and football career at St. Thomas University after signing his letter of intent for the Bobcats.  STU, an NAIA school located in Miami, just finished their inaugural season with a respectable 4-6 record and will be playing in the Midsouth Conference Sun Division. Warthen played a major

Batten, Brown, Coney Sign with Fort Scott CC

Teammates Jacob Batten, Isaiah Brown and Qwenton Coney are continuing their academic and athletic career at Fort Scott Community College in Fort Scott, Kansas.  FSCC participates in the very competitive Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference, arguably the best junior college conference in the country.  The Greyhounds are coming off a 2-8 season and just hired

Balogh, McNair Win Athlete of the Month October

Shavaris McNair and Olivia Balogh won October Athlete of the Month.  Balogh was a stand-out on the volleyball team. She led the team in kills and blocks for the season. The Lady Leopards finished the season 11-8.  McNair the starting free safety on the Leopard football team and a leader of the defense which was

Vote for October Male Athlete of the Month

Please vote for the following for male athlete of the month, sponsored by Glory Days. Austin McCombs – Football Pearce Whitaker – Swimming Shavaris McNair – Football Michael Savarese – Swimming https://linkto.run/p/IO1IWE5F

Leopards Claw the District Champ Sharks on Gridiron 20-7

The Hernando football team defeated district champ Nature Coast 20-7 to finish the regular season 5-5.  The Leopard defense continued to be dominant by shutting down Nature Coast’s potent offense by only allowing a touchdown in the third quarter. The Leopard offense had some big plays and did not turn the ball over controlling the

Leopards Win Homecoming Against Central 37-8

Led by the Leopard stingy defense, Hernando defeated Central 37-8 in their homecoming game. The defense created 6 turnovers and the offense had some big scoring plays in the victory. Kev’on Williams had two long touchdown runs, Quentin Coney scored his first touchdown of the year on a 40 yard run. Shavaris McNair had a

Football Game Postponed

The football game for tonight versus Central has been postponed until Monday due to weather. Kickoff will be at 7pm at Tom Fisher Stadium. The homecoming dance is still scheduled for tomorrow.

Leopards Lose To Eagles in 2 OT’s

The Leopard football team put up a great fight against the undefeated Springstead Eagles losing 19-16 in double overtime.  The Leopards had a chance to win it after the first overtime but had the extra point blocked sending it into double overtime.  Perry Grant kicked a field goal in the second overtime, however, the Eagles