December 11, 2008

Future Mountaineers collide in 6A semifinal

Soon, they are expected to be Mountaineer teammates. But for now, the prevailing mood among 4-star quarterback Eugene Smith and wide receiver Stedman Bailey and their friend, Daquan Hargrett, is less warm.

Friday night in Fort Lauderdale, Smith and Bailey's Miramar Patriots (11-2) and Hargrett's Northwestern Bulls (12-1) class in the Florida 6A semifinals. The winner will advance to the championship round Dec. 20 at Orlando's Citrus Bowl. The Bulls have been this route four straight times. They are the defending national and state champs.

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