High school sports in the River City are some of the best in the country. We're also home to two Heisman Trophy winners and some of the most successful athletic programs in the nation.
The V4RSITY podcast brings great, in-depth coverage to that scene, with experienced contributors covering every angle. We’ll talk recruiting, spotlight the area's top performers and speak with the area's best players and coaches.
Spring sports crank up practice, two big high school football coaching hires
Justin Barney takes a journey around the area this week as high school baseball, softball and lacrosse kick off practices. Hear from St. Johns Country Day's Jordan Taylor and Bradley Hodges, and Bartram trail baseball coach turned softball leader Tony Sowers.
Could big changes be ahead for high school football in the state?
Big changes are being discussed in high school football in Florida and they have the potential to be the biggest the state has ever seen. Justin Barney and Cole Pepper discuss the proposal and how it could shake up how things look for area teams.
There's nothing like a packed gym during high school basketball season
There's nothing like a good high school basketball rivalry. We don't have enough of those anymore. Justin Barney and Cole Pepper remember some of the big names of yesteryear, talk to Orange Park star Josiah Sabino and put Ponte Vedra volleyball coach Robin Mignerey's accomplishments in perspective as she calls it a career.
Picking our 22 best players of the high school football season
The high school football season is in the books, now, Justin Barney and Sponge Franklin pick out the best players that they saw this season.
Trinity Christian puts a bow on high school football season with 9th state title
It was the ninth state title in program history for Trinity Christian and longtime coach Verlon Dorminey. And it wasn't easy this season. The Conquerors were full of good storylines, especially for Dorminey and dominant running back Treyaun Webb. Justin Barney and Sponge Franklin look back on that 41-23 win over Champagnat Catholic.
One team left standing. Can Trinity Christian bring home state championship No. 9?
The Trinity Christian football team is chasing title No. 9. Can the Conquerors bring home the championship this week. Plus, looking back at great seasons by Bolles and Baker County, and a feel-good photo from the Bolles-Cocoa game that went viral. Justin Barney and Sponge Franklin tackle the final week of the football season.