High School Buzz 

Weekend Rewind: 4 takeaways from the second round of the playoffs

  • 9:08 am Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 by Jodie Wagner
Shamar Jackson and Royal Palm Beach advanced to the regional finals with a win over Atlantic on Friday. (Photo by Richard Graulich)

And then there were four. [More]

Boys basketball: Lake Worth F/G Jeantal Cylla commits to FAU

  • 6:00 pm Thursday, November 20th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner
Lake Worth senior F/G Jeantal Cylla will play for FAU in the fall. (Post file photo)

Lake Worth forward/guard Jeantal Cylla won’t be traveling far when he takes the court as a college basketball freshman next fall. [More]

Boys basketball: Suncoast to host Thanksgiving hoops tourney

  • 10:33 am Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner
Jamal Palmer and Grandview Prep are among six area teams that will compete in the 5th Annual Charger Classic/Shootout Nov. 28-29. (Photo by Thomas Cordy)

Six area teams are scheduled to compete in the 5th annual Charger Classic/Shootout, which will be held Nov. 28-29 at Suncoast High School. [More]

Football: Look Ahead to the second round of the playoffs

  • 10:19 am Monday, November 17th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner
Linebacker Tevon Coney and Palm Beach Gardens will play Wellington on Friday in a Class 8A regional semifinal. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

Seven area teams advanced to the second round of the playoffs with wins Friday, while an eighth – Jupiter Christian – will move on after its first-round opponent, Hialeah-Champagnat, was forced to vacate its playoff spot due to violating one of the FHSAA’s bylaws.

Palm Beach Gardens and Wellington are still alive in the Class 8A playoffs following victories last week, and will play each other in the regional semifinals Friday. Royal Palm Beach and Atlantic are headed for a showdown in a Class 7A regional semifinal after beating Fort Lauderdale and Pompano Beach-Ely, respectively. Glades Central won its game against [More]

Football: Olympic Heights coach Ray Berger steps down after one season

  • 9:16 am Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner

Olympic Heights football coach Ray Berger has resigned after one season, he confirmed Wednesday. [More]

American Heritage moves up to No. 17 in Florida’s HS football poll

  • 12:27 pm Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner

American Heritage moved up a spot to No. 17 in Florida’s High School Football Top 25 poll, which was released Tuesday. [More]

Girls soccer: Top 10 after Week 2

  • 2:12 pm Monday, November 10th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner

Last year’s playoff teams are well-represented in the first girls soccer Top 10 poll of the season.

Benjamin (No. 1), West Boca Raton (No. 2), Jupiter (No. 3), American Heritage (No. 5), Park Vista (No. 7) and Spanish River (No. 10) all advanced to the post-season last winter, with the Stallions winning a state championship.

District play begins this week for most area teams, with American Heritage’s Thursday contest against Oxbridge Academy being one to watch.

Girls soccer Top 10 after Week 2:

1. Benjamin (3-0): Katie O’Hare leading Bucs

2. West Boca Raton (3-1): Strong start for talented Bulls

3. Jupiter (4-1): Six goals for [More]

Volleyball: Inside the 2014 state semifinals

  • 9:04 am Monday, November 10th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner
Cara Guthrie (No. 4) and Sara Putt (No. 7) will join their Jupiter teammates in the state volleyball semifinals for the second straight year. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

As many expected, Jupiter is back in the state volleyball semifinals. They will be joined there by surprising Boca Raton Christian. [More]

Weekend Rewind: 4 takeaways from a season-ending Week 11

  • 11:40 am Saturday, November 8th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner

The 2014 regular season has come to a close. [More]