Category Archives: Basketball


Boys’ basketball banquet is a time for reflection and fun

David Stevens, Staff Writer – May 6, the Lecanto men’s basketball team had their end of season banquet. They held the banquet at Manatee Lanes, and after giving out awards…

Boys coach Jared Brantley posing by a sponsor at the fundraiser.

Basketball teams go off the court for a fundraiser

David Stevens, Staff Writer – February 20, the boys’ and girls’ Lecanto High School [LHS] basketball teams did a fundraiser at the Black Diamond Quarry Course. They had sponsors on…

Team captain and junior Andy Garcia looks to push the pace (photo: Royalty).

Panthers fall to Canes in district quarter-finals

McKenna Johnson and Elijah Reichle, Staff Writers – The Lecanto High School [LHS] Panthers lost with a score of 59 to 33 against Citrus High School [CHS] February 2, 2017….

Moehring takes a shot in the paint (Photo: Hurston).

Lady Panthers defeat Citrus in the Sweet Sixteen

Shelby Burd, Staff Writer – The Lady Panthers took on Citrus February 9 in the Sweet Sixteen round of the state basketball tournament at Lecanto High School [LHS]. The game…

Memphis Grizzlies' Mike Conley (11) signals three after making a 3-pointer against the Phoenix Suns during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Feb. 2, 2015, in Phoenix. (Picture: Provided)

Mike Conley rules the court

Daniel Patrick, Staff Writer – Mike Conley is having a break-out season and is known as one of the most underrated point guards in the National Basketball Association [NBA]. This…