A 5-time state champion and nationally ranked high school football program located in Bradenton, Florida. Website: Manateefootball.com.

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Selected Tweets commenting on the announcement of John Booth being named new Manatee football coach

  1. “He absolutely killed it in his interview,” Manatee AD Jason Montgomery said on FB coach John Booth
  2. "My goal is to continue the success that (Kinnan) done, and continue the legacy that is .” John Booth.
  3. "My goal is not to come in and replace Joe Kinnan..." John Booth, 's new head football coach.

Herald Tribune: Manatee hires Booth to replace Kinnan

LINK to Herald-Tribune article.

Hurricanes name Manatee alum John Booth as new head coach

LINK to Bradenton Herald story.

Orlando to host football state championship for two more years

LINK to story on the state championship game.

Monday, June 30, 2014

Two more candidates emerge for Manatee football head coach position

LINK to Bradenton Herald story on two more candidates emerging for Manatee's head coach position.
LINK to Bradenton Herald story naming the final seven candidates.


Sunday, June 29, 2014

Photos of new Manatee QB Sloan Drummonds from ManateeFootball.com



New Manatee QB Sloan Drummonds readies to deliver a pass.


Drummonds takes the snap.

LINK to Manatee Football's Facebook page for more photos.

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

BlueGreyfootball.com: Manatee High receiver "turns heads" at Blue-Grey Football Super Combine in Tampa

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Vrinios finishes the 40 at a U of F
camp while a group of coaches time
him and Will Muschamp (Far left)
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Manatee High receiver Sam Vrinios, a rising senior, vaulted onto the recruiting scene by turning heads at the Blue-Grey Combine in Raymond James Stadium earlier this month. According to media reviews, Vrinios "opened eyes" with his times and then "passed the skills tests with flying colors". Vrinios was also the Manatee County champion in the 200 meter dash and finished sixth in the 200 meter dash at the Class 4A-Region 2 track meet.
LINK to the Blue-Grey Super Combine: Southeast Scouting Report.
LINK to Vrinios 2013 Huddle highlights.


Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Manatee High head football coach position opening posted on FHSAA website

LINK to a Herald-Tribune article on the posting of the Manatee High head coaching position.
LINK to a Bradenton Herald article endorsing Jim Phelan as the next coach of Manatee High.

247Sports.com: DT Ryan Fines hoping to carry on Manatee tradition

LINK to a feature story on Manatee's Ryan Fines.