High School Buzz 

Football: Glades Central ranked in AP state poll

  • 4:51 pm Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Glades Central is back in the rankings.

After upsetting Dwyer in the season opener on Friday, the Raiders cracked the Associated Press state football rankings released Tuesday. Glades Central comes in at No. 5 in the Class 4A poll. Meanwhile, Dwyer dropped from from No. 2 to No. 7 in the Class 7A rankings due to the loss. [More]

Football mailbag: Should Dwyer be concerned, biggest Week 1 observation, Lamar Jackson to Louisville?

  • 3:11 pm Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

After Week 1, we have more questions than answers.

How will Dwyer respond after falling to Glades Central at home? Is Wellington for real? Can Palm Beach Central’s offense get on track after a poor Week 1 performance? Let’s answer some of these questions and more in this week’s mailbag. [More]

Dwyer drops in Florida HS Football rankings

  • 12:51 pm Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

One loss was all it took for Dwyer to plummet in the rankings.

After falling to unranked Glades Central on Friday, the Panthers dropped from No. 11 to No. 22 in Florida’s High School Football Top 25 poll released Tuesday. The Panthers take on Jupiter this week with a chance to bounce back from a tough start to the season. [More]

Volleyball: New Top 10 entering Week 2

  • 6:15 pm Monday, September 1st, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

The season has just begun, but the Top 10 is already changing.

Jupiter still has a strong grasp on the No. 1 spot, but losses from Boca Raton and Lake Worth Christian shook things up. [More]

Game of the Week: Palm Beach Gardens at Park Vista

  • 10:25 am Sunday, August 31st, 2014 by Jodie Wagner

Monday, September 1

Take a look at the area’s top Week 2 matchups, which includes the Palm Beach Gardens vs. Park Vista contest.

Sunday, August 31

A pair of Class 8A playoff veterans will face off Friday in the second edition of the Palm Beach Post’s PBgametime Game of the Week. [More]

Boynton Beach QB Lamar Jackson commits to Louisville

  • 12:37 pm Saturday, August 30th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

It’s been an eventful past 24 hours for Lamar Jackson.

After leading No. 4 Boynton Beach to a 69-0 win over Olympic Heights to open the season Friday night, Jackson woke up and verbally committed to Louisville on Saturday morning. The dual-threat quarterback is listed as the second-best recruit on the PBgametime Class of 2015 Big Board. [More]

Baseball: Park Vista P Austin Smith named to 2014 18U National Team

  • 11:13 am Friday, August 29th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Park Vista’s Austin Smith is following up a stellar junior season with a pretty special offseason.

The Palm Beach Post’s 2014 Large Schools Player of the Year was named to the 20-man roster for the 2014 18U National Team, which will compete in the COPABE Pan American Championship in Mexico in September.

Smith is the only player from Palm Beach County on the roster. Only three players from Florida made the team.

Smith turned in a stellar junior season, leading the Cobras to their first state tournament berth since 2011 with a 12-1 record on the mound and a .425 average at [More]

Football mailbag: Best Week 1 matchup, Oxbridge Academy’s chances, my life?

  • 3:35 pm Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

The countdown is nearly over. The start of the regular season is days away.

In this week’s installment of the mailbag, we pick out the most intriguing Week 1 matchup, take a look at Oxbridge Academy, and examine my life during football season. [More]