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Recruiting: Village Academy DE Kevin Bronson granted release from Virginia Tech, will enroll at USF

  • 1:01 pm Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 by Anthony Chiang
Former Village Academy DE Kevin Bronson was granted his scholarship release from Virginia Tech and will enroll at South Florida. (Photo by Thomas Cordy)

Just nine days before Kevin Bronson planned to report to Virginia Tech, he was forced to change his plans.

Hokies coaches informed the former Village Academy defensive end that he did not qualify due to his test scores this past Friday. Although Bronson knew his test scores were not up to the university’s standards, he was made to believe it wouldn’t be an issue.

“Virginia Tech did make it known that there was a possibility head coach Frank Beamer would have to go in front of a committee to speak on behalf of Kevin,” Village Academy coach Don Hanna said. “But not [More]

Recruiting: Village Academy WR Jean Constant commits to Bryant University

  • 11:11 am Wednesday, June 25th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Jean Constant was so impressed with his unofficial visit to Bryant University on June 14, he wanted to make sure he left the campus a Bulldog.

The 5-foot-9 Village Academy wide receiver did just that, verbally committing to Bryant on his trip to the school. Constant, who will be a senior this fall, chose the Rhode Island-based Football Championship Series program in the Northeast Conference over Northern Illinois.

“It’s a very good school and I think the football program is on the rise,” Constant said of Bryant. “They have a good schedule coming up and they showed me a lot of love [More]

Village Academy DE Kevin Bronson signs with Virginia Tech, WR Tre’Quan Smith signs with UCF

  • 4:17 pm Wednesday, February 5th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Balloons and banners surrounded Kevin Bronson on signing day. [More]

Village Academy DE Kevin Bronson chooses Virginia Tech

  • 4:00 pm Saturday, February 1st, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

The announcement was supposed to come on signing day, but Kevin Bronson made it official just days before. [More]

Virginia Tech, USF become favorites to land Village Academy DE Kevin Bronson

  • 12:11 pm Friday, January 31st, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

With signing day just five days away, Kevin Bronson will have to make a decision soon. [More]

AP Class 2A All-State football teams

  • 1:01 pm Monday, January 6th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

The Florida All-State Teams as chosen by newspaper editors and reporters. (Local players in bold) [More]