High School Buzz 

Park Vista baseball team moves up in national rankings

  • 12:20 pm Tuesday, April 7th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Park Vista is No. 2 in the latest MaxPreps Xcellent 25 National Baseball Rankings released Tuesday. (Photo by Richard Graulich)

Park Vista continues to creep up toward the top spot.

The Cobras jumped from No. 3 to No. 2 in the latest MaxPreps Xcellent 25 National Baseball Rankings released on Tuesday. Since falling to Coral Springs-Taravella in the season opener, Park Vista has won 20 straight, including a win over a strong American Heritage team on Monday. [More]

Olympic Heights to host baseball, softball fundraiser Wednesday

  • 7:00 am Tuesday, April 7th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Olympic Heights softball and baseball players will participate in a fundraiser Wednesday night to support a student battling cancer. (Special to the Post)

Olympic Heights will host a joint baseball/softball fundraising event Wednesday at the school to support a student who is battling cancer. [More]

2015 PBgametime Baseball: Inside a fresh Top 10, plus the top games of Week 9

  • 12:13 pm Monday, April 6th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Jupiter is at the top of the District 9-8A standings. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

Another week, another Top 10 with Park Vista at the top.

The Cobras extended their winning streak to 19 games with two wins last week. American Heritage and Boca Raton kept pace with perfect weeks of their own. [More]

Baseball: Boca Raton, Park Vista among state’s best; Benjamin returns to Class 3A rankings

  • 12:01 pm Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Benjamin is back in the Class 3A state rankings. (Photo by Thomas Cordy)

Last week, Boca Raton made its first appearance in the state poll that considers teams from all classifications. This week, the Bobcats moved up five spots on that list.

In the sixth edition of the Theprepzone.com state baseball poll released Tuesday, Boca jumped to No. 3 in the All-Classifications poll. Park Vista is the only Palm Beach County team ahead of the Bobcats, as the Cobras stayed at No. 2. [More]

Boca Raton baseball team joins Park Vista in national poll

  • 1:36 pm Tuesday, March 31st, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Boca Raton made its first appearance in the MaxPreps Xcellent 25 National Baseball Rankings this week. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

Not all losses are bad losses.

Boca Raton has learned that, as the Bobcats made their first appearance in the MaxPreps Xcellent 25 National Baseball Rankings on Tuesday. Despite falling to nationally ranked Park Vista for the second time this season last week, Boca cracked the list at No. 13.

The Bobcats join Park Vista in the rankings with the Cobras staying at No. 3. Both teams are part of District 10-8A, which should make for an interesting district tournament. [More]

2015 PBgametime Baseball: Inside the new Top 10, plus the top games of Week 8

  • 12:21 pm Monday, March 30th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Park Vista has won 17 consecutive games since losing to Coral Springs-Taravella in the season opener. (Photo by Thomas Cordy)

Park Vista is living up to expectations.

The Cobras entered the season with high expectations and they have met them so far. Park Vista hasn’t dropped a game since falling to Coral-Springs-Taravella in the season opener. Since then, the Cobras have outscored opponents by a combined score of 103-22 to stay at No. 1.

Here’s the new Post Top 10 entering Week 8 of the season: [More]

Baseball: Boca Raton joins Park Vista in All-Classifications state poll

  • 2:36 pm Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Boca Raton is 14-1 this season. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

Boca Raton continues its rise.

In the fifth edition of Theprepzone.com state baseball poll released Tuesday, the Bobcats jumped up one spot to No. 3 in the Class 8A poll and made their debut in the state poll that considers teams from all classifications at No. 8. Boca (14-1) has been dominant this season, as its only loss came against nationally ranked Park Vista. [More]

Baseball: Boca Raton C Michael Amditis named one of country’s top juniors

  • 1:31 pm Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang

Michael Amditis stellar junior season isn’t just capturing Palm Beach County’s attention. Apparenty, MaxPreps has its eyes on him, too.

The Boca Raton catcher is listed as the 43rd best player on MaxPreps’ list of the nation’s Top 50 junior baseball players. Amditis, who is committed to Miami, is batting .590 with six home runs and 25 RBIs this season. [More]

Park Vista baseball team stays at No. 3 in national poll

  • 3:36 pm Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang

Park Vista kept its spot near the top of the national rankings.

The Cobras (15-1) stayed at No. 3 in this week’s MaxPreps Xcellent 25 National Baseball Rankings released Tuesday. Park Vista jumped from No. 5 to No. 3 in last week’s poll. [More]

PBgametime Baseball: Inside the Top 10, plus the top games of Week 7

  • 12:44 pm Monday, March 23rd, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Boca Raton pitcher Mitchell Senger (23) throws against Jupiter in Pompano Beach, Florida on March 17, 2015. Boca Raton won 18-1. (Allen Eyestone / The Palm Beach Post)

Spring break is behind us and the playoff push is on.

Park Vista is still at the top of the rankings, as the Cobras are rolling as expected. But American Heritage and Boca Raton will have a chance to change that, as they will each face Park Vista before the end of the regular season.

Here’s the new Post Top 10 entering Week 7 of the season: [More]