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District Championship

On Friday the palmetto boys weightlifting team won the district title again. The tigers win back to back district championships. Senior captain Rilee Jackson says “ It feels really good to be able to see the results of all the hard work we have put in the last few years”. Rylee came in first in

Palmetto Tigers Wrestling Team Goes to Districts

The Palmetto Tigers Wrestling Team goes to Districts located in Charlotte Highschool in Punta Gorda, Florida. The team was very excited to attend and represented the school proudly. The placers of the Palmetto Highs Wrestling team are the following students: 1st place: Junior Luke Lindley and Senior Ethan Bell 2nd Place: Senior Gabriel Thomas and

National Signing Day!

The Palmetto High Football program had 6 boys sign yesterday on national signing day: Duke Timmons: Northwest Missouri State, WR. Eric Brust: Stetson University, OL. Jaylen Wester: Florida Atlantic University, LB. Kyjuan Smith: East Central Mississippi State University, OL. Alzavien Houston: Seton Hill University, SS. James Simmons: Keiser University, FS. I was able to interview

Boys basketball Senior Night

Boys basketball senior night was a success! All 10 seniors were honored before the game and received their senior posters along with walking before the game against IMG White. The seniors: Sheldrick Simpson Jordan Simpson Jaxson Talbot Cleve “Mouse” Benson Rockland lodge Duke Timmons LaVontae youmans Horace Dozier Dylan Labadie Congratulations to the class of

Raiders go to States

On Saturday the 30th, one day before Halloween, both of Palmetto’s raider teams placed first at the district meet and cinched their spots in the state competition. Each team nearly swept, placing first in each event except for one.  This is a major turn around from their first meet of the season, where the team

Clearwater and Wiregrass Ranch Game Interview

I spoke with Coach Marino regarding to both Clearwater and Wiregrass Ranch games. First question; “What was the outcome of the game?” Coach Marino responded; “Well it got called at half time because the field was just in terrible shape. Real unsafe for the kids to play. The game was called at half-time.” “What does

Atlanta Braves Win World Series!

If you are a die hard baseball fan, you know that the month of October is dedicated to post-season baseball. Post-season leads up to a World Series being won by either a National League or American League team. This year, the match-up was between the Houston Astros of the American League and the Atlanta Braves

Senior Night

This Friday, November 5th is senior night at the Palmetto High Football game against Clearwater Academy High School. Before the game starting at 6:45 pm, the seniors that are a part of the football team, athletic training, band, dance, color guard and cheerleading will all walk across the field to honor their last year here

How do we keep our Tiger Pride?

If you know anything about Palmetto High, you know that the Tiger paws are what our school is known for. The tiger paws are what we have drawn on our campus in the hallways. However, these tiger paws and the paint have worn out. FBC Palmetto, a church in our local community, came one Saturday

Lennard High School (Post-Game)

I interviewed Coach Marino regarding the latest game last Friday. My first question; “Who won the game?” Coach Marino’s response; “We did, 48-13.” The second question; “Describe playing Lennard for the first time?” Coach Marino’s response; “It was a great field, great atmosphere. It was a short ride, so that was nice. It was a