High School Buzz 

Football: Oxbridge No. 3, American Heritage No. 22 in MaxPreps pre-season poll

  • 7:49 am Monday, July 27th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Travis Homer (below) and Oxbridge Academy are ranked No. 3 nationally; Devin Singletary (top) and American Heritage are No. 22.

Oxbridge Academy has yet to take a snap in FHSAA district play, but the ThunderWolves already are drawing plenty of attention around the country. [More]

Recruiting Q&A: Which way is Forest Hill ATH Marcus Frazier leaning?

  • 10:28 am Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein

As recruiting heats up, it’s time we get to know more about some of Palm Beach County’s prospects.

Each Thursday leading up to the football season, we will post a new Q&A with a different 2016 recruit. This week, we’ll focus on Forest Hill ATH Marcus Frazier.

The 6-foot, 185-pound Frazier will line up as quarterback and a safety for the Falcons this fall and is listed at No. 14 on the PBGametime Big Board. He has offers from Bowling Green and Idaho.

Here’s what he had to say:

Is there a school you prefer?

I prefer, right now, Bowling Green.

What position do you see [More]

Football: Glades Central, PB Gardens players on ESPN Junior 300

  • 3:16 pm Monday, July 20th, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein

ESPN named Glades Central quarterback James Blackman and Palm Beach Gardens linebacker Vandarius Cowan to its Junior 300 list, which it released Monday.

Cowan was the higher ranked of the pair, coming in at No. 147, while Blackman ranked 230th.

Cowan, a 6-foot-4, 220 pound outside linebacker, committed to Florida State on June 11 after attending the Jimbo Fisher Football Camp in Tallahassee. He also has offers from Florida Atlantic, Georgia, Louisville, Notre Dame and West Virginia, according to Rivals.com

“He’s got a lot of room to grow,” Gators coach Rob Freeman said. “He’s only 16 years old. There’s really no telling what he’s [More]

Recruiting Q&A: Which way is American Heritage OT/DT Greg Begnoche leaning?

  • 9:43 am Thursday, July 16th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Greg Begnoche

As recruiting heats up, it’s time we get to know more about some of Palm Beach County’s prospects. [More]

Football: Dwyer RB Cornelius Smith transfers to American Heritage

  • 7:45 am Friday, July 10th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Running back Cornelius Smith has transferred from Dwyer to American Heritage for his senior season. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

Cornelius Smith is leaving one top football program for another. [More]

Recruiting Q&A: Where will Royal Palm Beach ATH Marlon Eugene land?

  • 11:06 am Thursday, July 9th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Marlon Eugene

As recruiting heats up, it’s time we get to know more about some of Palm Beach County’s prospects. [More]

Recruiting Notebook: Latest Palm Beach County recruiting news, Vol. 4

  • 12:16 pm Friday, July 3rd, 2015 by Anthony Chiang and Jodie Wagner
Suncoast quarterback Matt Dame at football practice in Riviera Beach, Florida on August 7, 2014. (Allen Eyestone / The Palm Beach Post)

With the start of fall practice creeping closer, local players are starting to make commitments.

Over the past seven days, 2016 Oxbridge Academy TE AJ Garson verbally committed to Bowling Green and 2016 Suncoast QB Matt Dame verbally committed to Columbia. (Find out all of the Palm Beach County recruiting news from the past week here)

But it’s Friday, which means it’s time for a new Recruiting Notebook. This one is Vol. 4. [More]

Recruiting: 2016 Suncoast QB Matt Dame commits to Columbia

  • 6:12 pm Thursday, July 2nd, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Suncoast quarterback Matt Dame at football practice in Riviera Beach, Florida on August 7, 2014. (Allen Eyestone / The Palm Beach Post)

When Matt Dame visited Columbia University in June, he fell in love.

“The campus is beautiful,” Dame said. “It’s right in the center of New York City. I love everything about the campus. I feel really wanted there.”

The Suncoast quarterback was so impressed that he verbally committed to Columbia on Thursday. Dame chose the Lions over Dartmouth, Harvard and Yale. [More]

Recruiting Q&A: Does Pope John Paul II WR Dominic Milanese believe he’s underrated?

  • 12:04 pm Thursday, July 2nd, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Dominic Milanese

As recruiting heats up, it’s time we get to know more about some of Palm Beach County’s prospects.

Each Thursday leading up to the football season, we will post a new Q&A with a different 2016 recruit. We’ll start with uncommitted Pope John Paul II WR Dominic Milanese. [More]

PBgametime mailbag: Why Pahokee should be excited, FAU recruiting and illegal coffee

  • 3:26 pm Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
How will the move to Class 1A impact Pahokee's football team? (Photo by Brianna Soukup)

The PBgametime mailbag is back.

As we creep closer to the start of fall football practice, we will be posting a new edition of the football mailbag each Tuesday. In this week’s installment of the mailbag, we discuss Pahokee, Florida Atlantic recruiting and performance-enhancing substances. It’s not what you think. [More]