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Satellite High Grad Jim Gentile Finished Career at Army as Black Knights’ All-Time Leader in Tackles

There isn’t always a story of adversity or excelling beyond capabilities that make for good Hall of Fame stories. Sometimes, working hard, making the right decisions and having a good solid foundation and support behind you propels one to excellence. This is the case with former Satellite Scorpion and West Point graduate Jim Gentile. […]

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Coach Tyrone Giscombe Integral Part to Many Student-Athletes’ Lives, Volunteered More Than 12,000 Hours

Since 2007, Coach Tyrone Giscombe has been an integral part of the lives of many student-athletes, volunteered more than 12,000 hours at three different area schools. He has mentored and coached student-athletes who have been on teams that have won a combined six state titles, nine district titles, 10 regional titles and three Cape Coast Conference titles in track. […]

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Former World Boxing Champion Pinklon Thomas Assists Troubled Youth at University Boxing Gym

Former World Heavy Weight Boxing Champion Pinklon Thomas has been a warrior, fighter and role model for disadvantaged and troubled youth at the University Boxing Gym in Melbourne. Thomas fought and defeated the very best heavyweight fighters the world could serve up, but his toughest fight has always been against the evils that plague our society through drugs and alcohol. […]

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2020 Space Coast Sports Hall of Fame Profile: Inductee Peter Blount Sits Down With Steve Wilson

In the latest edition of “Sit Down with Steve” from the Space Coast Daily–Friday Night Locker Room Mike Erdman Cadillac Studios, Steve Wilson talks with Peter Blount – one of the top athletes and coaches to come out of Brevard County. He has been inducted into both the Florida Track and Field Hall of Fame and Florida Athletic Coaches Association Hall of Fame. […]

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HALL OF FAME SPOTLIGHT: Panther MVP JT Hassell Named to Four All-American Teams, All Gulf South Conference

JT Hassell led the Gulf South Conference in tackles, solo tackles, tackles per game and forced fumbles. He also set Florida Tech records for total tackles and solo tackles in a game. At Florida Tech, Hassell dominated the opposition. In his junior season, he was named to the second-team All-Gulf South Conference, and led the team and finished fifth in the conference with 78 total tackles. […]