High School Buzz 

Blaze Thompson steps down as Pahokee’s head football coach

  • 11:34 am Wednesday, November 26th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Blaze Thompson has been around Pahokee High football for a long time.

But after helping coach the Blue Devils in some capacity for the past 20 seasons, Thompson decided to resign as Pahokee’s head football coach on Tuesday afternoon, according to a release sent by Pahokee principal Adrian Ocampo on Wednesday morning. [More]

Playoff Preview: Opposing beat writer breaks down Flanagan, St. Thomas Aquinas

  • 10:15 am Wednesday, November 26th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Just four Palm Beach County teams are left in the FHSAA playoffs and each one takes on a team from another part of the state on Friday.

In order to get to know two of the out-of-area teams, we asked an opposing beat writer to answer some questions on a pair of Broward County teams that will host Palm Beach County teams this week. Here are his answers. [More]

PBgametime mailbag: Area team with best chance to advance, biggest takeaway from season, favorite Thanksgiving dish?

  • 3:43 pm Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Thanksgiving is here, which means we’re getting close to the state football championships.

In this week’s installment of the PBgametime mailbag, we pick the Palm Beach County team that has the best chance of winning this week, discuss our biggest takeaway from the 2014 football season, and drool over some Thanksgiving food. [More]

Playoff Preview: Opposing beat writer breaks down Glades Central’s opponent

  • 4:38 pm Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

The high school football playoffs continue and so does our weekly feature to find out a little more about out-of-area opponents.

Last week, we checked in on Miami Central. This time, we’ll stay in Miami to take a look at Miami-Washington. The Tornadoes host Glades Central in the Class 4A regional finals on Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Traz Powell Stadium. [More]

Girls Hoops: Area teams to take part in holiday tournament

  • 2:33 pm Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

The area’s girls basketball teams aren’t taking the weekend following Thanksgiving off.

Eight teams will take part in a Thanksgiving girls basketball tournament hosted by John I. Leonard. The two-day event is set to begin on November 28. [More]

PBgametime mailbag: Rematches, American Heritage and holidays, oh my!

  • 12:17 pm Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

The second round features some intriguing matchups, including a few rematches.

In this week’s installment of the PBgametime mailbag, we pick the rematch that we’re most excited about and examine American Heritage’s chances of surviving a tough road to the state championship game. Also, with the holiday season approaching, we give you our favorite holiday. [More]

Recruiting: 2016 Santaluces LB Zach McCloud commits to Miami

  • 10:15 pm Monday, November 17th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Santaluces coach Jason Bradley expected Zach McCloud to open eyes as a junior. Bradley was right, as McCloud’s play this season attracted offers from Miami and Georgia.

On Monday night, the 2016 Santaluces linebacker verbally committed to the Hurricanes (Check out his Hudl tape). The news was first reported by Peter Ariz from Canes InSight. [More]