Southeast boys soccerto play for district title
Abdel Rivas scored the game's lone goal on an assist from Jessie Martinez as the third-seeded Southeast boys soccer team upset second-seeded Tampa Robinson 1-0 in a Class 3A-District 9 semifinal on Wednesday at Tampa Jesuit.
The Seminoles (11-6-2) clinched a berth in next week's region tournament. They will play for a district title at 7 p.m. Friday against host Tampa Jesuit.
ST. PETERSBURG 3, MANATEE 1 -- The second-seeded Green Devils scored two second-half gols to oust the third-seeded Hurricanes in a Class 5A-District 8 semifinal in St. Petersburg.
DISTRICT 8 STATE QUALIFIER -- Southeast's Cathyarleen Porter and Lakewood Ranch's Riley Bohan earned trips to the state meet Feb. 8 in Kissimmee by placing in the top three at Punta Gorda Charlotte. Porter won the unlimited weight class with a 410-pound total lift. Bohan was second in the 129-pound weight class with a 295-pound total lift.
LAKEWOOD RANCH 54, BAYSHORE 39 -- Senior Emily Bulfin scored her 1,000th career point and finished with 20 points and eight steals on the night as the visiting Mustangs improved to 18-6.
Kailyn Scully added 16 points and eight assists for Lakewood Ranch. Bulfin joined Kristen Fulmer and Gabby Diaz Granados as the only 1,000-point scorers in school history.
ST. PETERSBURG ADMIRAL FARRAGUT 45, MANATEE 42 -- Aja Nixon scored 10 points in a losing effort for the host Hurricanes (8-13). Jacqui Armer, Oneesha Shaw and Bree Thomas had eight points apiece.
BISHOP McLAUGHLIN 37, SAINT STEPHEN'S 32 -- Bobby Harrison scored 12 points, and Omar Sammour had eight points and nine rebounds in a losing effort for the visiting Falcons (6-11).
CARDINAL MOONEY 49, VENICE 40 -- Justin Najmy and Blair Perry led the way with 13 and 12 points, respectively, as the host Cougars moved to 12-8. Matt Hueston pulled down 11 rebounds for the victors.
-- Herald staff reports