The Pony Express

Volleyball season begins

Anthony Prierto, Assistant Sports Editor

October 3, 2011

Gaither's volleyball team has a record of 6 wins and 9 losses.   "The girls have played hard and the teams they have lost to are quality opponents. The girls can be a great team with all the talent they have. All we really...

Sports deserve equal recognition

Jessica Lawless, public relations manager

October 3, 2011

Students have been talking about the football team getting more recognition and more special privileges then other sports.  Our schools football team is well known. But what about other sports like golf and tennis? Who goes...

New coaches look to make a mark

Michael Farrell, Ad Manager

September 23, 2011

The athletics department has unveiled five new coaches for the 2011-2012 sports season.   “This season I want create a strong mindset for the players with a disciplined team. My biggest goal is getting wins!” said new...

Heat stroke poses threat to student athletes

Joaquin Vidal, Graphics Team

September 22, 2011

Heat strokes threaten to attack at any moment when exercising outdoors in the heat. Lack of hydration can also contribute to this. Athletes are at most risk of getting a heatstroke. According to Mayo Clinic, heat strokes...

Gaither comes up short against arch-rivals

Cameron Valdez, Staff Writer

September 1, 2011

Gaither hosted Sickles in the annual kickoff classic game on Friday Aug. 16. Sickles started the game off with the ball. They quickly drove down the field to the 30 yard line where Gaither forced a fourth and long. Gaither...

Coach Permuy Honored with Second Induction

Sarah McMahon, Staff Writer

June 26, 2010

Veteran baseball coach Frank Permuy is receiving his second Hall of Fame induction. This year, he will be inducted as the first Hillsborough County baseball coach into the Florida High School Athletic Hall of Fame. In 2009,...

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