Florence Football

The County Line

2 days ago Andrew Luberda 0
Welcome back to The County Line, my blog on news and notes surrounding the athletic programs we cover at CountyLinePreps.com. Well, here we are, back from nine days in Laguna Beach, and following the recent final stretch of summer workouts, 7 v 7 games, and Big Man competitions. Some teams are at summer camp as Read More

AzFCA All-State, AIA All-Region Football Teams Announced

7 months ago Andrew Luberda 0
The recent conclusion of the football season means a myriad of media outlets will be honoring players and coaches for their performances this year. The increasing success of the football teams in Queen Creek and San Tan Valley has resulted in more recognition for players and coaches in the CountyLinePreps.com coverage area. The Arizona Interscholastic Read More

Florence Playoff Win is Twice as Nice

8 months ago Andrew Luberda 0
Last Saturday’s first-round 3A State Championship playoff game between No. 6-seed Florence and No. 11 Blue Ridge was not the first meeting between the teams this season but the result was the same. The Gophers, who defeated the Yellow Jackets 41 – 16 on Sept. 15, advanced to the state quarterfinals following a 40 – Read More

The County Line Preps Scoreboard

9 months ago Andrew Luberda 0
From Oct. 13: Susel Leads Gophers to Win at Globe Florence senior running back Nolan Susel rushed for a season-high five touchdowns and caught another in the then fourth-ranked Gophers’ 56 – 6 victory at Globe on Oct. 13. The defense had three interceptions, one apiece by Chris Cline, Shane Mathis and Joshua Maignan. Trevor Read More

No Argument: Benjamin Franklin is Elite

9 months ago Andrew Luberda 0
Last Friday night’s 3A Central Region football game at Benjamin Franklin High School between the No. 5-ranked Chargers and No. 4 Florence was arguably the biggest in the school’s brief history. There wasn’t, however, any argument afterwards where the Chargers’ 27 – 22 victory ranked in the history of the program. “Yes, for sure,” Benjamin Read More

The County Line Preps Scoreboard

10 months ago Andrew Luberda 0
Gophers Remain Undefeated The fifth-ranked Florence football team improved to 5 – 0 after a lopsided 61 – 7 victory  against visiting Safford on Military Appreciation Night last Friday. Senior quarterback Jared Wood threw for three touchdowns and running back Nolan Susel rushed for 150 yards and three touchdowns in the win. Senior receiver Shane Read More