Today’s sports hiatus Flashback Game of the Day features Seminole (Sanford) HS Baseball @ Spruce Creek on 3/12/2020. These were two top-ranked Central Florida teams, both had winning records, Seminole was 7-1, whie Spruce Creek was undefeated at 8-0 and was a favorite to win the FHSAA Class 8A title. 

The Spruce Creek Hawks got off to a hot start scoring 3 runs in the first inning and adding 2 more runs in the second. Seminole had no answer and the Hawks won 6-0. Hawks senior Camden Trificante had the hot bat with 4 RBI’s. Hawks pitcher Brandon Neely gets the win, throwing a near-perfect game with an ERA of 0.00.

Because COVID-19 ended the Spring 2020 high school sports early, the Spruce Creek Boys Baseball team saw their chance at winning the State Championship disappear overnight in late March. HS Sports profiled the Spruce Creek Senior players to find out how this unfortunate world event affected them, their dreams, and their baseball careers. Check HS Sports headlines this week for the story!