High School Buzz 

Football recruiting: The second edition of the 2015 Big Board rankings

  • 4:26 pm Thursday, July 31st, 2014 by Anthony Chiang and Jodie Wagner

It’s almost August, which means you get fall practice and a new version of the PBgametime Class of 2015 Big Board. [More]

Football: 2014 kickoff classic schedule

  • 3:59 pm Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

The start of the regular season is fast approaching, which means a week full of kickoff classics is near.

Below are all the 2014 kickoff classic games that have been confirmed by coaches and/or athletic directors. The list will be updated frequently. [More]

Football: Ray Berger named new Olympic Heights head coach

  • 11:57 am Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

With less than a week before the start of fall practice, Olympic Heights was forced to hire a new head football coach.

The Lions made the move Tuesday, naming Ray Berger as their new coach.

Berger will replace Dale Williams, who was forced to resign last week after “taking a job outside of teaching.” Williams did not coach a regular-season game at Olympic Heights, as he was hired by the school in March.

“With the job that I took, I couldn’t guarantee that I would be there every day,” Williams said. “I had to turn in my resignation.”

Berger, 51, had interviewed for [More]

Recruiting: Glades Central OT Jah’Shaun Seider commits to West Virginia

  • 10:54 am Sunday, July 27th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Glades Central offensive tackle Jah’Shaun Seider didn’t have to think about it for too long.

After receiving an offer from West Virginia during the program’s camp Saturday, Jah’Shaun verbally committed to the Mountaineers that evening. Before West Virginia offered Jah’Shaun, his top four schools were Bowling Green, Minnesota, Louisville and South Florida.

“I committed right then and there on the spot,” said Jah’Shaun, who will be a senior this fall. “It’s right for me.”

Jah’Shaun is familiar with the program, as his brother is the running backs coach at West Virginia. JaJuan Seider is entering his second season as a Mountaineers assistant coach [More]

Football mailbag: Will Florida Gators pick up players from PB County, the Muck and best Week 1 matchup?

  • 3:52 pm Friday, July 25th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

The mailbag took a week off, but it’s back.

In this week’s installment of the mailbag, we discuss a county player that is considering the Gators, if the Muck will bring home a state football title in 2014, and the best Week 1 matchup. Oh, and I also share a little bit of advice for those in the friend zone.

If you weren’t able to ask a question this week, you still have a chance to have your questions answered. Send your questions for next week via Twitter, email (achiang@pbpost.com) or in the comment section here.

Here we go.

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Recruiting: 2016 Wellington WR Ahmmon Richards commits to Miami

  • 2:29 pm Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Miami’s 2016 recruiting class keeps getting better.

On Tuesday, the Hurricanes added 2016 Wellington wide receiver Ahmmon Richards (see his Hudl tape here). The four-star recruit verbally committed to Miami, choosing the Hurricanes over schools like Penn State, Georgia, Louisville and Florida Atlantic. [More]

Baseball: Four county players to take part in Perfect Game All-American Classic

  • 1:47 pm Monday, July 21st, 2014 by Anthony Chiang
Park Vista pitcher Austin Smith was one of four players from Palm Beach County to be selected to play in the 2014 Perfect Game All-American Classic. (Photo by Bill Ingram)

Palm Beach County will be well represented at the 2014 Perfect Game All-American Classic. [More]

Recruiting: Dwyer CB Jarius Adams commits to Rutgers; PB Gardens DE Milord Juste commits to FIU

  • 6:33 pm Sunday, July 20th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Jarius Adams wanted to commit to a school before the start of his senior season, so he set up a road trip to visit schools like Georgia Tech, Middle Tennessee State, Rutgers and Bowling Green in June.

After returning to Palm Beach County, the 2015 Dwyer cornerback (see his Hudl tape here) narrowed his list to Rutgers and Bowling Green. On Friday, Adams (5-foot-11, 175 pounds) made his decision and verbally committed to Rutgers.

“I talked to my family and we figured it would be perfect to look at the schools early and choose one and just focus on the season [More]

Football mailbag: Toughest district and will Seminole Ridge make the playoffs?

  • 2:50 pm Friday, July 11th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

We are less than a month away from the start of fall practice. Everybody ready?

Until then, we will do our best to satisfy your appetite for local high school football. In this week’s installment of the mailbag, we analyzed the toughest district in the area and went over Seminole Ridge’s chances of making the playoffs. [More]

Football: RB Zander Bernard leaves Park Vista to join Boynton Beach

  • 11:53 am Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Running back Chauncey Mason left Park Vista to enroll at Boynton Beach in March, and Zander Bernard plans on doing the same. [More]