District 5A-8 Preseason Glance

Class 5A, Region 2, District 8

Teams: (2014 record)
Anclote Sharks (0-10)
Fivay Falcons (2-8)
Gulf Buccaneers (8-3)
Hudson Cobras (6-4)
Ridgewood Rams (2-8)
River Ridge Royal Knights (10-2)
Wesley Chapel Wildcats (2-8)
Zephyrhills Bulldogs (8-3)


2015 Outlook:
This district could see some serious competition at the top with playmakers returning on both sides for River Ridge, Zephyrhills and Hudson. There’s talented players at skill positions and the trenches throughout this district however that will even feature a BHSN Game of the Week when the Bulldogs host the Cobras on October 2nd. Stay tuned for the inevitable drama that should unfold amongst these squads.


Keep Your Eyes On:
Anclote – Matt Elkins (TE)
Fivay – Dylan Hartley (ATH)
Gulf – Preston Steele (OL/DL)
Hudson – Nate Munson (RB/LB), Grayson Stover (OL)
Ridgewood – Glass Wilson V (RB/LB)
River Ridge – Chris Schwarz (RB/LB), Noah Guido (OL/DL), Brandon Lempfert (LB/TE)
Wesley Chapel – Jacob Thomas (QB)
Zephyrhills – Jackie Tucker (WR)


Fall Classic Schedule:
Hudson vs. Springstead
Anclote at Tarpon Springs
Fivay at Weeki Wachee
Gulf – TBA
Ridgewood at Pasco
River Ridge vs. Braden River
Wesley Chapel vs. Citrus
Zephyrhills vs. Land O’Lakes


District Schedule:
Hudson at Anclote
River Ridge at Fivay
Wesley Chapel at Ridgewood
Zephyrhills at Gulf

Fivay at Zephyrhills
Gulf at Wesley Chapel
Hudson at River Ridge
Ridgewood at Anclote

Fivay at Wesley Chapel
Gulf at Anclote
Hudson at Zephyrhills
Ridgewood at River Ridge

Anclote at Fivay
River Ridge at Gulf
Wesley Chapel at Hudson
Zephyrhills at Ridgewood

Fivay at Gulf
Ridgewood at Hudson
River Ridge at Zephyrhills
Wesley Chapel at Anclote

Anclote at River Ridge
Gulf at Ridgewood
Hudson at Fivay
Zephyrhills at Wesley Chapel

Anclote at Zephyrhills
Hudson at Gulf
Ridgewood at Fivay
River Ridge at Wesley Chapel


Opposite District: 5A-7 (Central, Citrus, Crystal River, Hernando, Lecanto, Nature Coast, Weeki Wachee)
Biggest Roadblocks in 5A-North: North Marion, Clay, Godby, Wakulla