District 7A-11 Preseason Glance

Class 7A, Region 3, District 11

Teams: (2014 record)
Braden River Pirates (11-1)
Lakewood Ranch Mustangs (6-3)
North Port Bobcats (1-9)
Palmetto Tigers (4-6)
Sarasota Sailors (2-8)
Venice Indians (11-2)


2015 Outlook:
Venice highlights this group that also features some pretty good QB play at both Palmetto and Braden River along with some talented play in the trenches from out in Lakewood Ranch. The Indians will travel to Texas to face Stephenville High School week one after traveling to play Plant in their fall classic. The Pirates of Braden River will travel to take River Ridge up in Pasco County in their fall classic while Lakewood Ranch will face several teams from this area including Sunlake and Jesuit this season.


Keep your eyes peeled for:
Braden River: (QB)-Jacob Huesman
Lakewood Ranch: (OL)-Sam Jackson
North Port: (FS/OLB)-Anthony Brown
Palmetto: (QB)-Xakari Hawkins
Venice: (QB)-Bryce Carpenter


Fall Classic Schedules:
Braden River at River Ridge
Lakewood Ranch at Sarasota-Riverview
North Port vs. Lehigh
Palmetto vs. Booker
Sarasota at Berkeley Prep
Venice at Plant


District Schedules:
Braden River vs. Lakewood Ranch
North Port at Venice
Palmetto vs. Sarasota

Braden River vs. North Port
Lakewood Ranch vs. Palmetto
Sarasota vs. Venice

Braden River vs. Venice
Lakewood Ranch vs. Sarasota
North Port at Sarasota

Braden River vs. Palmetto
Lakewood Ranch at Venice
North Port at Sarasota

Braden River at Sarasota
Lakewood Ranch at North Port
Palmetto at Venice


Opposite district: 7A-12 (Ft.Myers-Riverdale, Naples-Gulf Coast, South Fort Myers)
Biggest roadblocks in 7A South: St. Thomas Aquinas