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Today's Sports

  • Jumpin’ Jamantye!

    Trenton High School’s football team came to Chiefland this past Friday with its high-powered offense, which had averaged more than 400 yards a game.


    They had weapons in running backs Brandon Stone and Tyler Brown, who continued their onslaught with a combined five touchdowns in the Tigers’ 42-20 win over the Indians in a District 5-1A battle.


    But Chiefland had Jamantye Thompson.

  • Chiefland Women's Golf...

    On Sept. 22, the Chiefland Women's Golf Association played a game called "T's and F's", where only the nine holes starting with these initials count, minus one half the golfer’s  handicap. The association had 17 ladies enjoying the slightly cooler weather along with the competition and great exercise.

  • Sports briefs for Oct. 1-Oct. 6

    Chiefland golf team stays undefeated


    Chiefland High School’s golf team narrowly defeated Sante Fe on the links last Wednesday at Chiefland Golf and Country Club 163-166 to remain undefeated at 4-0 for he season.


    Matt Tyson led all scores with a 38, which included a birdie and an eagle. Alden Davis had a 41, Tim and Jake Reidy had 42, Logan Smith had 44 and Justin Ivey had a 48.

  • Chiefland holds off Williston...

    Chiefland High School's volleyball team outlasted a surging Williston this past Monday night, defeating the Red Devils in five games, 25-19, 25-16, 21-25, 22-25, 15-13.


    The Indians were in control in the first game, rebounding from a 3-1 deficit to eventually take the lead at 12-11, thanks to two kills by Taylore Fuller. Chiefland expanded its lead to 18-13, holding out for the Game 1 win with a 5-3 run.

  • Dawgs surge late, top Eagles

    The Bulldogs surged to score 18 unanswered points in the second half to top the Eagles last Friday night.


    Bronson took an 8-0 lead in the second quarter, off an 11-yard touchdown run by Matt Olavarria. The Eagles completed the two-point conversion with a pass from Ben Landon to Quintell Coleman. On defense, Coleman also came up with a big innterception with 3 minutes, 30 seconds to go in the first half and opened the third quarter with another pick.

  • Work in progress

    Any coach will tell you it takes time for a young football team to hit its stride. A squad has to take its lumps before it can find true success on the field.


    Chiefland is facing these challenges head on right now, dropping to 0-4 last Friday after a 23-0 shutout on the road against Wildwood.

  • Free Youth Hunt permits available

    The Lower Suwannee National Wildlife Refuge hosts a free Youth Hunt Dec. 11 and 12 this year.  Youth hunters 15 and younger can have their parent or a hunting mentor call the Lower Suwannee NWR to reserve one of the 100 permits.

  • Chiefland’s Women’s Golf...

     On Sept. 8, our group was host to players from seven courses to play in our "Gator Golf" competition.  The University of Florida sent seven players. Quail Heights sent seven. Williston Golf Course sent two, and Haile Plantation sent two, Gainesville Country Club had two players, and Lake City Country Club sent four players. Chiefland Golf Association had 18 of our own ladies competing.

  • Updated: Chiefland's Fuller...

    Chiefland High School softball standout Taylore Fuller has verbally committed to play for the University of Florida.

    Fuller said she committed to the Gators after her and her and her family met with the school Wednesday. Fuller will have a scholarship to play at UF.

    "After all the hard work that I've put in, and now it's paid off," Fuller said Friday. "This is what I was working for in softball my whole life."

  • Week 3 prep football roundup

    P.K. Yonge 20, Dixie County 6

    In the shocker of the week, the Blue Wave silenced the Bears offense for a decisive victory.

    The Blue Wave were forced to forfeit several games this season, due to a roster that had only 18 players during their opening game of the season.