High School Buzz 

Game of the Week: Glades Central at Dwyer

  • 10:09 pm Sunday, August 24th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner and Anthony Chiang

Saturday, August 30
No. 7 Glades Central upset No. 1 Dwyer in The Palm Beach Post’s PBgametime Game of the Week. Read about it and watch an interview with Raiders coach Rick Casko here. Also, make sure to check out the photo gallery from the big matchup.

If that’s not enough, we put together a recap of Week 1 in Palm Beach County. Here are our four takeways from the first week of the season.

Thursday, August 28

The Game of the Week video is back. Check it out here, as Jodie and Anthony visit Dwyer and Glades Central to help preview the big matchup.

Wednesday, August 27

We picked every Week 1 high school football game involving a team from Palm Beach County. Check out our picks and get an in-depth breakdown of The Palm Beach Post’s PBgametime Game of the Week — Glades Central at Dwyer. Find it here.

Tuesday, August 26

As part of our Game of the Week coverage, we picked a player from each team to take part in a question and answer session. Dwyer wide receiver Tavares Martin and Glades Central offensive tackle Jah’Shaun Seider sat down with PBGametime reporters Anthony Chiang and Jodie Wagner this week to answer a few questions about sports and life. Check it out here.

Monday, August 25

Take a look at the area’s top Week 1 matchups, which includes the Dwyer vs. Glades Central contest.

Sunday, August 24

Familiar foes Glades Central and Dwyer kick off the first edition of the Palm Beach Post’s PBgametime Game of the Week. [More]

Football: Dwyer, Palm Beach Gardens, Boynton Beach ranked in preseason AP poll

  • 1:09 pm Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Despite losing 20 starters from last season’s team, Dwyer is entering the year with high expectations.

The Panthers are the highest rated area team in the Associated Press preseason state football rankings, which was released Wednesday. Dwyer comes in at No. 2 in the Class 7A poll after winning the state title in 2013. The only team ranked ahead of the Panthers is Fort Lauderdale-St. Thomas Aquinas. [More]

Football mailbag: Best kickoff classics and will Forest Hill, Inlet Grove improve?

  • 11:31 am Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

August, the first day of school, football, oh my.

Only kickoff classics separate all of us from the start of the regular season. It’s almost here.

In this week’s installment of the mailbag, we take a look at the best local kickoff classic matchups, and Forest Hill and Inlet Grove football. [More]

Dwyer ATH Erick Hardnett cleared to play football

  • 7:23 pm Monday, August 18th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

After having to miss spring practice and the start of fall practice, Dwyer senior athlete Erick Hardnett is back on the football field.

Hardnett was cleared to play football on Friday and went through his third practice with the Panthers on Monday, according to coach Jack Daniels. He is expected to play in Dwyer’s kickoff classic against Plantation-American Heritage on Sunday, which will be televised on ESPN. [More]

Football: PBgametime Game of the Week is back

  • 11:12 am Monday, August 18th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

After spending a couple of years in hiding, The Palm Beach Post’s PBgametime Game of the Week is back. [More]

FAU gets commitments from Seminole Ridge DB Jalen Young, PB Gardens ATH J’Quan Napier

  • 8:50 pm Thursday, August 7th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Florida Atlantic already received a verbal commitment from one of Palm Beach County’s top 2015 prospects in May. This week, the Owls received three more.

Seminole Ridge defensive back Jalen Young verbally committed to FAU, choosing the Owls over schools like Miami, Boston College and Louisville on Thursday night. Palm Beach Gardens athlete J’Quan Napier followed Young’s lead and verbally committed to FAU on Friday morning.

Young and Napier join Seminole Ridge running back Kerrith Whyte, who verbally committed to the Owls on Monday.

The trio is now part of FAU’s 2015 recruiting class, along with three-star Dwyer quarterback Daniel Parr. Parr [More]

Football mailbag: Which PB County teams can win a state title, Wellington in the playoffs, sleepers?

  • 2:10 pm Thursday, August 7th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang
Is Dwyer the only team from Palm Beach County that can make a deep playoff run this season? (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

As the season nears, the questions keep coming.

In this week’s installment of the mailbag, we address the state of Palm Beach County high school football, Wellington’s chances of making the playoffs, and some players that could be ready to surprise people this season. Oh, and we also discuss a controversial topic: Dick’s Sporting Goods or Sports Authority? [More]

Recruiting: Palm Beach Gardens LB Tevon Coney to decide between Florida, Notre Dame, Miami

  • 3:48 pm Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang
Palm Beach Gardens linebacker Tevon Coney is the top rated player on the PBgametime Class of 2015 Big Board.

Palm Beach Gardens linebacker Tevon Coney is giving another school a shot.

Along with Notre Dame and Florida, Coney added Miami to his list of favorite schools. Coney (6-2, 220) said he hopes to verbally commit to a school in September.

Beyond Blessed For This Opportunity🙏..My Top 3 Schools http://t.co/pSlkF2L8em— Tevon Coney9⃣ (@TevonConey) August 05, 2014

“They’re all equal right now,” Coney said of the three schools.

One of the reasons Coney decided to include Miami on his list is the opportunity to play right away. The top rated player on the PBgametime Class of 2015 Big Board said [More]

Coming Wednesday: PBgametime counts down top 15 high school football teams in Palm Beach County

  • 3:06 pm Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang
Will Palm Beach Gardens make the list? (Photo by Bill Ingram)

With the start of the high school football season just weeks away, it’s time to rank the best teams in Palm Beach County.

Over the next 15 weekdays, we will unveil the top 15 teams in the county. The countdown starts with No. 15 on Wednesday morning. Make sure to check PBgametime.com to see which teams make the list.

Which school should be at the top of the rankings? Let us know in the comment section below.