High School Buzz 

Glades Central, Pahokee near top of list with most current NFL players

  • 2:12 pm Thursday, September 18th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

The Muck is known as a hotbed for future NFL players.

So it wasn’t a surprise that Glades Central and Pahokee were among the high schools with the most former players on 2014 NFL Kickoff Weekend rosters. [More]

Football: Glades Day moves to No. 2 in Class 2A state poll

  • 4:16 pm Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Following three consecutive shutout victories to start the season, Glades Day is getting some recognition in the latest Associated Press state football rankings released Tuesday. [More]

Football mailbag: Which team has best chance of getting to Orlando, surprise teams?

  • 1:39 pm Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

It’s never too early to discuss the football state championships.

We do just that in this week’s installment of the mailbag, naming the team that has the best shot of making it to Orlando, and we discuss the county’s surprise teams of the young football season. [More]

Boynton Beach ranked in Florida HS Football poll

  • 12:22 pm Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Palm Beach County had no teams ranked in Florida’s High School Football Top 25 poll last week.

But that changed this week, as Boynton Beach cracked the poll released Tuesday. Boynton Beach (3-0), which is the only school from Palm Beach County ranked in the poll, comes in at No. 24 following wins over Olympic Heights, Lake Worth and Village Academy to open the season. [More]

Volleyball: New Top 10 entering Week 4

  • 12:43 pm Monday, September 15th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Football: District standings after Week 3

  • 10:43 am Monday, September 15th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Many of Palm Beach County’s high school football teams begin district play this week.

Before the madness begins and teams start to shuffle around the standings, here’s a look at overall team and district records through the third week of the season. [More]

Weekend Rewind: 4 takeaways from Week 3

  • 10:35 am Saturday, September 13th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Week 3 was rivalry week.

Palm Beach Gardens faced crosstown rival Dwyer. Lake Worth hit the road to take on rival Santaluces. Seminole Ridge hosted rival Park Vista. And Palm Beach Lakes took on Suncoast in the “Soul Bowl.”

The rivalries produced some interesting results. [More]

Football: Thursday’s Inlet Grove-Jupiter Christian game postponed to Saturday

  • 4:48 pm Thursday, September 11th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Rain and lightning have already impacted one football game on the Week 3 schedule.

Inlet Grove’s game against Jupiter Christian, which was originally scheduled to be played Thursday at 7 p.m., has been postponed due to inclement weather. Instead, the contest will be played on Saturday at 6 p.m. at Inlet Grove, according to Palm Beach County School District athletics director Yetta Greene.

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Football: Royal Palm Beach joins Dwyer in Class 7A state poll

  • 5:27 pm Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

The District 13-7A playoff race is going to be fun to watch.

If anybody needed any confirmation of that, it came in the latest Associated Press state football rankings released Tuesday. The three teams expected to be involved in the district’s playoff race — Dwyer, Royal Palm Beach and West Boca Raton — all received votes in the Class 7A state poll. [More]

Football: Jupiter’s new artificial turf field not ready yet; Boynton Beach-Village Academy game moved

  • 12:59 pm Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

There has been a change of plans.

Jupiter High’s artificial turf field, which was scheduled to be completed in time for this week’s football games, is not ready yet, according to Warriors athletic director Mike DeLeonardo. [More]