Several Suncoast state titles won, with more possible
Emma Weyent of Riverview won a state title in swimming in the 200 IM. Ben Hartvigsen won his second straight State Championship in boys Cross Country as he led the Sailors to the first team Cross Country title in the 106 year history of the school. The Venice Indians won the first boys swimming state championship in school history, as well.
Meanwhile, staying with the "firsts", the Cardinal Mooney volleyball team will play for a state championship. The Cougars won the battle of the Cardinals as they downed Cardinal Gibbons in the state semis over the weekend. The Cougars will play Thursday at 4 in Fort Myers against Trinity Catholic of Ocala.
The St. Stephen's Episcopal School football team will play for its 3rd straight State Championship in the Sunshine State Interscholastic Association as it plays in Oviedo Saturday night at 7 p.m. against Ocala Christian Prep.