Posted: 12:36 pm Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

Dwyer’s Malik Brown named Mr. Gametime, the fans’ preseason player of the year 

By Matt Porter

Congrats to Dwyer defensive end Malik Brown, voted “Mr. Gametime” as the fans’ choice for preseason player of the year.

Malik Brown, voted 2012 Mr. Gametime

Malik Brown, voted 2012 Mr. Gametime

With nearly 3,300 votes cast this week on PBGametime, Brown edged Glades Day running back Kelvin Taylor by less than 30 votes. Brown will be featured on the cover of The Palm Beach Post‘s high school football preview section, which hits newsstands Sunday.

Pick up a copy to meet Brown, Taylor and the rest of the Super 11 selections, plus get the most in-depth look at football in Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast: district previews, team info, rankings galore and more.

You simply won’t find coverage like this anywhere else.

Watch the video below, in which we asked the 2012 Super 11 selections to make their case for Mr. Gametime.

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Final poll results
Polls closed at 11:59 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012

Total votes cast: 3,265.

Voting by player: Malik Brown, Dwyer 1,037; Kelvin Taylor, Glades Day 1,011; Greg Bryant, American Heritage 435; Will Likely, Glades Central 206; Kc McDermott, Palm Beach Central 198; Kyle Shortridge, Seminole Ridge 155; Travis Rudolph, Cardinal Newman 97; Keith Bryant, Atlantic 52; Marcus Davis, American Heritage 47; Roderick Johnson, American Heritage 19; Jay-nard Bostwick, Centennial 8.