Pinellas: News and Notes

Published December 22, 2007

Brighthouse Shootout

What: Boys basketball tournament

Today: St. Petersburg vs. Ridgewood, 3; PHU vs. Gaither, 4:30; East Lake vs. Newsome, 6; Clearwater vs. Alonso, 7:30.


Pinellas Park Holiday Classic

What: Boys and girls basketball tournament

Today: Girls - consolation, 11 a.m.; final, 2. Boys - consolation, 12:30; final, 330.


Spartan stars on tap for Hall of Fame

Former Lakewood athletes William Floyd, Tom Carter, Lynn Norenberg, coach John Oescher and the Spartans 1970 baseball team will be inducted into the school's sports hall of fame on Jan. 10.

A reception will be held in the faculty cafeteria at 6:30 p.m. for the honorees and guests. The induction ceremony will start at 7:30 in the school's gym.

Check it out

Catch 47 will broadcast the semifinals and slam dunk contest of the inaugural Tampa Hoops Classic on Dec. 28. So if you can't make it to the USF Sun Dome for the 6 and 8 p.m. starts, turn on the tube.