High School Buzz 

Boys hoops: Wellington, Newman ranked No. 2; Dwyer, Grandview No. 3 in state poll

  • 11:21 am Thursday, February 12th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Dwyer is ranked No. 2 in the FABC-Source Hoops boys basketball poll released Thursday. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

Wellington and Cardinal Newman are ranked No. 2, and Dwyer and Grandview Prep are ranked No. 3 in the FABC-Source Hoops boys basketball poll released Thursday. [More]

Girls hoops: Inside the 2015 regional semifinals

  • 11:40 am Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Cardinal Newman will travel to take on Fort Lauderdale-Calvary Christian in the Class 4A regional semifinals on Tuesday. (Photo by Richard Graulich)

We continue into the high school girls basketball regional semifinals.

Eight teams from Palm Beach County are still alive, including Palm Beach Central (8A), Boca Raton (8A), Palm Beach Lakes (7A) and defending Class 2A state champs Grandview Prep. How many will be standing in the regional finals? [More]

Boys hoops: Spanish River grad Evan Kupferberg hits buzzer-beating shot for NYU

  • 9:00 am Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
NYU forward Evan Kupferberg played at Spanish River, (Post file photo)

Former Spanish River basketball standout Evan Kupferberg drew national attention Sunday night for a buzzer-beating shot that was featured on ESPN. [More]

Girls basketball: Inside the 2015 regional quarterfinals

  • 12:52 pm Thursday, February 5th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang

The girls basketball regional tournament is about to begin and 14 teams from Palm Beach County are still alive.

There are plenty of storylines to keep an eye on. Will Palm Beach Lakes make it back to Lakeland? Can Grandview Prep defend its Class 2A title? Is Oxbridge Academy ready to make a deep playoff run behind Crystal Primm?

Each of these questions and more will be answered over the next few weeks. [More]

Girls hoops: FHSAA announces tentative district realignment

  • 12:14 pm Friday, January 30th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Palm Beach Lakes is still tentatively part of District 13-7A. (Photo by Damon Higgins)

The Florida High School Athletic Association released new tentative district assignments for girls basketball on Friday.

There were some notable changes involving area teams. Here’s a list: [More]

Boys hoops: FHSAA announces tentative district realignment

  • 12:05 pm Friday, January 30th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Lake Worth will move from Class 7A to Class 8A in tentative boys basketball district reassignments announced Friday. (Photo by Bill Ingram)

Lake Worth moves up from Class 7A to 8A, and Pahokee drops from Class 4A to 1A in tentative new boys basketball districts released by the FHSAA on Friday. [More]

Girls basketball: Inside the final Top 10, plus things to watch for in district tournaments

  • 12:48 pm Monday, January 26th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Cardinal Newman is the top seed in the District 13-4A tournament. (Photo by Richard Graulich)

The regular season is over and district tournaments begin this week.

We have one more Top 10 to release, though. It’s no surprise that Palm Beach Lakes is still at the top of the list, as the Rams enter the playoffs as the favorite to win the District 13-7A tournament.

Boca Raton is not far behind, though. The Bobcats closed the regular season at No. 2 after an impressive win over Oxbridge Academy last week. The Bobcats are the top seed in the District 10-8A tournament.

Check out our girls basketball district tournament preview to find out more about each of Palm Beach County’s district tournaments. [More]