The Pop Warner Little Scholars football season is officially over in Manatee County after the two remaining Manatee Mustangs teams bowed out of the Southeast Region playoffs during the second round Saturday at Lakewood Ranch Park.
The Bucs are young and talented, and their core players are hard workers, but let’s not get ahead of ourselves. It’s likely going to take another NFL draft before we can judge the Bucs by their record.
There is a case to be made that Lincoln Legend Eugene Hart is the best running back Manatee County ever produced. The ‘67 Lincoln graduate holds the unofficial career rushing record with more than 6,000 yards.