High School Buzz 

Coaches, ADs react to bill allowing students to switch schools for sports

  • 2:33 pm Friday, March 28th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

A bill that has the potential to change high school sports was passed by the Florida House of Representatives on Thursday night. [More]

King’s Academy cheerleaders win fifth straight state title

  • 10:57 am Thursday, February 6th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner

King’s Academy won its fifth consecutive state championship in competitive cheerleading Feb. 1, placing first in the 1A Small Non-Tumbling Division at the FHSAA Finals in Kissimmee. [More]

A farewell and a thank you

  • 12:32 pm Friday, October 18th, 2013 by Jeff Greer

Mosquitoes nipped at Cre’Von LeBlanc’s calves and arms as he told his story in the Belle Glade night. He was a junior defensive back at Glades Central, and he’d watched his father pass away right in front of him eight months earlier. The practice field around us was empty, save for the mosquitoes so large and hungry I’d questioned my decision to move to South Florida to cover high school sports and college recruiting for the Palm Beach Post.
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Got a question for Jeff? Send yours and be included in our weekly mailbag

  • 11:57 am Monday, August 26th, 2013 by Jeff Greer

Starting this Tuesday, I’ll answer reader questions in a weekly high school sports mailbag. [More]

Santaluces, Olympic Heights start school year with new ADs

  • 11:12 am Wednesday, August 14th, 2013 by Jeff Greer

Palm Beach County held its annual coaches and athletic directors meeting last night and several changes were announced.

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FHSAA plans review of drug policy in wake of pro baseball steroid scandal

  • 12:25 pm Tuesday, August 6th, 2013 by Jeff Greer

With professional sports embroiled in an ongoing struggle with performance-enhancing drug use, the Florida High School Athletic Association announced on Tuesday its intention to review the organization’s existing PED prevention policies.

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Six Palm Beach County schools finish top 10 in FHSAA all-sports race

  • 3:04 pm Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 by Matt Porter

Boca Raton, St. Andrew’s, Benjamin, Pahokee, American Heritage, Grandview Prep and Lake Worth Christian finished in the top 10 of their respective classifications in the FHSAA’s annual all-sports competition.

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Sam Budnyk scholarship finalists announced

  • 4:59 pm Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 by Matt Porter

The Palm Beach County Sports Commission announced today 10 finalists for the Sam Budnyk Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award, which will be announced Tuesday. [More]

FHSAA overhaul to wait ’til next year

  • 9:06 pm Thursday, May 2nd, 2013 by Matt Porter

The push by Lakeland-area lawmakers to assert more state control over the organization that oversees high school athletics in Florida won’t advance this year, the sponsor of the bill said Thursday. [More]