‘Blue Darter Sports Central’

with Roger Franklin Williams
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APOPKA HIGH SCHOOL: VARSITY BOYS FOOTBALL


DATE TIME OPPONENT VENUE SCORE AUDIO
08/21/2015 7:30 PM EDT Apopka High School Columbia High School

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08/28/2015 7:30 PM EDT Apopka High School Ocoee High School

W 40-6

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09/04/2015 7:30 PM EDT Edgewater Apopka High School

W 46-25

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09/11/2015 7:00 PM EDT Apopka High School Deland High School

W 49-7

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09/18/2015 7:30 PM EDT Apopka High School Dr. Phillips High School

W 22-20

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09/25/2015 7:30 PM EDT University Apopka High School

W 44-0

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10/02/2015 7:30 PM EDT West Orange Apopka High School

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10/09/2015 7:30 PM EDT Olympia Apopka High School

W 46-17

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10/16/2015 7:30 PM EDT Wekiva Apopka High School

W 43-6

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10/22/2015 7:30 PM EDT Apopka High School Oak Ridge High School

W 43-14

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10/30/2015 7:30 PM EDT Apopka High School Evans High School

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Apopka Honors 1961-62 state championship boys basketball team

Apopka Memorial’s 1961-62 state championship boys basketball team will be remembered. The school, named Apopka High School since it moved to a new campus in 1976, will honor the title

Apopka Blue Darters vs West Orange Football Playoff Tickets On Sale NOW!

Get your tickets now for the Apopka vs. West Orange Class 8A playoff game to be played at Raymond Screws Field on Friday, November 20th @ 7:30pm. Click here to purchase tickets!

Apopka 34 – Timber Creek 6; Listen to the Class 8A Round 1 Broadcast

Click Here to listen to the 1520 WBZW archived broadcast of Round 1 of the Class 8A Playoffs: Apopka vs. Timber Creek. Story from the Orlando Sentinel Apopka hit the ground running

Apopka 49 – Oak Ridge 14; Listen to the Week 10 Broadcast

Click Here to listen to the 1520 WBZW archived broadcast of Week 10: Apopka vs. Evans

Apopka 43 – Oak Ridge 14; Listen to the Week 9 Broadcast

Click Here to listen to the 1520 WBZW archived broadcast of Week 9: Apopka vs. Oak Ridge from the Orlando Sentinel Locked in a 14-14 defensive slugfest with Oak Ridge

Apopka 43 – Wekiva 6; Listen to the Week 8 Broadcast

Click Here to listen to the 1520 WBZW archived broadcast of Week 8: Apopka vs. Wekiva from the Orlando Sentinel Being a state champion one year and not even making the

Apopka 46 – Olympia 17; Listen to the Week 7 Broadcast

Click Here to listen to the 1520 WBZW archived broadcast of Week 7: Apopka vs. Olympia from the Orlando Sentinel No. 6 Apopka (6-1) turned the ball over the first

Apopka 3 – West Orange 28; Listen to the Week 6 Broadcast

Click Here to listen to the 1520 WBZW archived broadcast of Week 6: Apopka vs. West Orange from the Orlando Sentinel Woody Barrett accounted for three touchdowns for West Orange

Apopka 44 – University 0; Listen to the Week 5 Broadcast

Click Here to listen to the 1520 WBZW archived broadcast of Week 5: Apopka vs. University from the Orlando Sentinel It took Apopka a quarter to shake off some homecoming

Apopka 22 – Dr. Phillips 20; Listen to the Week 4 Broadcast

Click Here to listen to the 1520 WBZW archived broadcast of Week 4: Apopka vs. Dr. Phillips from the Orlando Sentinel Dr. Phillips could only watch as mobs of Apopka

Apopka 49 – Deland 7; Listen to the Week 3 Broadcast

Click Here to listen to the 1520 WBZW archived broadcast of Week 3: Apopka vs. Deland. from the Orlando Sentinel Unbeaten Apopka spotted DeLand an early touchdown then stormed back

Apopka 46 – Edgewater 25; Listen to the Week 2 Broadcast

Click Here to listen to the 1520 WBZW archived broadcast of Week 2: Apopka vs. Edgewater. from the Orlando Sentinel Apopka got its single-wing rushing game cranked up in the

Apopka 40 – Ocoee 6; Listen to the Week 1 Broadcast

Click Here to listen to the 1520 WBZW archived broadcast of Week 1: Apopka vs. Ocoee. from the Orlando Sentinel Three touchdowns in a 45-second span in the first half

Bright House Sports Network Ranks Blue Darters Demetri Burch #22 Player in CF

The Blue Darters phenomenal athlete Demetri Burch ranks as the 22nd best football player in Central Florida according to a Bright House Sports Network poll. Burch rushed and passed for more

Bright House Sports Network Ranks Apopka #4 in Central Florida

Heading into Week 1 of the 2015 High School Football season, local cable network Bright House Sports ranks Apopka as the 4th best team in Central Florida. Mainland holds the

2015 Apopka Blue Darters High School Football is HERE!

Join 1520 WBZW and the entire Apopka community as we gear up for Week 1 of the 2015 Florida High School Football season! Can you believe it is already here?

Apopka Celebrates the Life of Joseph Sterling

Joseph Sterling was the basketball coach at Apopka High where he established a basketball dynasty that led to another state championship. Joe was honored by having the Apopka High gym, a street, awards

“Ivey has a chance to start immediately”

According to a great article on Today U by Jason Hall, Apopka’s very own Martez Ivey has the chance to start this fall for the Florida Gators as a Freshman.

No. 1 OL Martez Ivey committing to Florida or Auburn on Signing Day

from SBNation.com Martez Ivey, the No. 2 national recruit according to the 247Sports Composite, will commit during Wednesday’s National Signing Day around 11 a.m. ET on ESPNU. Cowart is a

Championship Jacket & Ring Fundraiser for Blue Darters Football

The 2014 Apopka High School Blue Darter State Championship Football Team needs your help. They are looking to raise $45,000 in a fundraiser to purchase Championship Jackets and Rings for

Photos from Blue Darter Football Pride Night

Last week, at the Apopka Food Truck Round Up, the Football State Championship winning Blue Darter team was honored in front of the city. Here are some event photos. You

Top Recruit Martez Ivey on Blue Darters Sports Central

One of the nation’s top football recruits, the Blue Darters own Martez Ivey, was hanging out with Roger Franklin Williams on Blue Darters Sports Central (Fridays at 11am) last week.

Apopka’s Martez Ivey wins national player of year at Army All-American Bowl

(story from the Orlando Sentinel) Apopka offensive tackle Martez Ivey, rated the top offensive tackle in the country by most recruiting services, won the national player of the year award

Apopka Blue Darters Martez Ivey, #1 Recruit in… the country!?

(from 257Sports) Apopka (Fla.) High School offensive tackle Martez Ivey is the top player in the state of Florida. After a post-season rankings update to the state by 247Sports, his

Apopka Wins State Championship! Listen to the Radio Broadcast Here

Congratulations to the Apopka Blue Darters, who have now won their 2nd State Championship in the last three years with a 30-23 victory over Columbus on Saturday! Listen to the

Apopka Makes 3rd Straight State Final!

The Apopka Blue Darters will take on Columbus from Miami on Saturday, December 13 at the Citrus Bowl for the State Championship! Kick-off is at 7pm but the coverage starts

Blue Darters Move on to State Semifinals!

On Friday, the Blue Darters defeated First Coast 64-48 to win the Region 1-8A Finals and move on to play Bradenton Manatee in the State Semifinals on Friday, December 2nd

Apopka advances in 8A playoffs with 42-0 victory over West Orange; Listen to the game broadcast here

Story from the Orlando Sentinel (Listen to the 1520 WBZW radio broadcast here!) Of all the wins Apopka’s football team has had, Friday night’s 8A region semifinal victory over West

Listen to Apopka Run Past Oviedo in 8A Playoffs 1st Round

Listen to 1520 WBZW’s Radio Broadcast Here (article re-posted from the Orlando Sentinel) In a game of dynamic offenses and big playmakers, Apopka’s DeShawn Massey and Chandler Cox saved their

Apopka bowlers dominate state tournament

After the final strike was thrown, Pete Vergos turned around with tears in his eyes and embraced his coach. The Apopka sophomore swept top-seeded Brandon Chase of Merritt Island 257-191,

Apopka HS Football Week 9 – Heartbreaking Loss

After falling behind with 33 seconds remaining, Edgewater put together the winning drive behind quarterback Cortez Pembleton. With nine seconds left, Pembleton scrambled in the middle of the field and

Apopka HS Football Week 8 – Blue Darters Suffer Season’s 3rd Loss

from the Orlando Sentinel A mistake late in the fourth quarter swayed momentum in a tight battle between two of the state’s top football programs. Apopka (5-3) was down 23-20

Apopka HS Week 7 – Shutout Victory

from the Orlando Sentinel Demetri Burch ran for 130 yards and two touchdowns, and he passed for 82 yards and a score to lead No. 7 Apopka (5-2, 1-1 in

Apopka OT Martez Ivey takes official visit to UF vs. LSU

It was not difficult to find Martez Ivey along the sideline at The Swamp on Saturday evening. The 6-foot-6, 280-pound Apopka offensive tackle stood out in the crowd gathered during

Apopka HS Football Week 6 – Blue Darters Fall to Top 10 Rival

Story from Orlando Sentinel In a game where two powerful offenses squandered scoring chances in the first half, Eddie McDoom lowered the big-play boom. The junior track star started the

Apopka lineman blocks out physical challenges

from the Orlando Sentinel When Apopka defensive coordinator Jeff Rolson watches his son, Jake, he doesn’t see a miracle playing football. He witnesses an average teenager doing average things. But

Apopka HS Football – Week 4: Blue Darters Rush Toward Victory

from the Orlando Sentinel Running Back J.J. Simmons ran for 127 yards and three scores to lead No. 8 Apopka (3-1) to a 43-21 victory against visiting Boone (1-3). RB

Apopka HS Football – Week 3: Deja Vu

The end result of week 3 is a carbon copy of the previous week’s victory as Apopka rolled to a 56-7 win over the Mustangs of Wekiva on the road.

Apopka HS Football – Week 2: Apopka Bounces Back

story from the Orlando Sentinel Sophomore quarterback Demetri Burch put on quite a display Friday night. Burch led Apopka to a 56-7 victory over Lake Brantley in the 40th annual

Listen to Archive of Apopka’s 43-7 Rout of Lyman

On August 22, 2014  the Apopka Blue Darters took on Lyman in a pre-season game that kicked off the 2014 schedule. Listen to an archive of the broadcast from 1520

WFTV’s H.S. Sports Media Day Interview with: Martez Ivy

Apopka Blue Darter OT Martez Ivy recently sat down with WFTV Channel 9 during High School Sports Media Day. Check out the video here.

Apopka, Mainland to host nationally ranked American Heritage in High School Football

Plantation American Heritage, which ran roughshod over Class 5A football competition last season, will bring its stockpile of talent into the Sentinel’s coverage area twice this fall. The Stallions, No.

WFTV’s H.S. Sports Media Day Interview with: Benjamin Bascom

Apopka Blue Darter DB Benjamin Bascom recently sat down with WFTV Channel 9 during High School Sports Media Day. Check out the video here.

WFTV’s H.S. Sports Media Day Interview with: Billy Caughell

Apopka Blue Darter LB Billy Caughell recently sat down with WFTV Channel 9 during High School Sports Media Day. Check out the video here.

WFTV’s H.S. Sports Media Day Interview with: Johnny Robinson

Apopka Blue Darter LB Johnny Robinson recently sat down with WFTV Channel 9 during High School Sports Media Day. Check out the video here.

WFTV’s H.S. Sports Media Day Interview with: Chandler Cox

Apopka Blue Darter ATH Chandler Cox recently sat down with WFTV Channel 9 during High School Sports Media Day. Check out the video here.

Apopka Blue Darters Rank #20 in USA Today’s Super 25

USA Today has ranked the Apopka Blue Darters football team #20 in their Super 25 pre-season poll. Here is what they had to say about the team: The Blue Darters adopted

Can Auburn pull Apopka Football Star Martez Ivey away from Florida?

The 5-star offensive tackle from Apopka (Fla.) is visiting Auburn this week with Tigers fullback commit Chandler Cox, his teammate and best friend. The pair will stay through Tuesday, according

Apopka’s Martez Ivey Remains Top Recruit after Showcasing Skills

The one target that held steady though was Apopka (Fla.) five-star offensive tackle Martez Ivey who still sits at No. 4 overall. The 6-foot-6, 270-pound prospect, who is considering Auburn

Martez Ivey, Apopka’s 5 Star Recruit, Has Right Mindset

Apopka’s Martez Ivey, a 5 star Offensive Tackle recruit this year, stopped by the Brighthouse Sports Studios in Orlando for a photo shoot today … There was also an interview

Apopka Blue Darters Offensive Tackle Martez Ivey, names his top two schools

(original story published at http://recruiting.scout.com/) The No. 1 player in the country has two favorite schools. So says Apopka (Fla.) offensive tackle Martez Ivey from The Opening in Beaverton, Oregon. ”Right

This Week on Blue Darters Sports Central

This week on Blue Darters Sports Central with Roger Franklin Williams… Live from Beef O’Brady’s Apopka, 1410 Rock Springs Rd, corner of Welch Road. Featured guest is Coach Scott Williams,

Girls Soccer Takes Spotlight on ‘Blue Darter Sports Central’

On the next ‘Blue Darter Sports Central’ with Roger Franklin Williams he will talk to Apopka High School Girls Soccer Coach Doug Matthews and Athletic Director Fred Priest. Fred will

Dangerous Titans Stand In the Way of Blue Darters Post-Season Glory

After 9 games, including 8 consecutive wins where our hometown Apopka Blue Darters have averaged over 50 points a game, Apopka’s opportunity to have a chance to repeat as State

Blue Darters Cruelly Efficient In 70-0 Win Over Orlando Edgewater

The Apopka Blue Darters were cruelly efficient against their overmatched visitors, the Edgewater Eagles, in a rare Thursday night game rolling to a methodical 70 to 0 Senior Night victory

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