High School Buzz 

Former Royal Palm Beach G Jon Octeus to play for Pacers’ summer league team

  • 1:23 pm Monday, June 29th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Former Royal Palm Beach and Purdue guard Jon Octeus will play for the Pacers in the Orlando Pro Summer League. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Former Royal Palm Beach guard Jon Octeus closed his college hoops career in March with an NCAA Tournament appearance. [More]

Softball: Grandview’s Caitlin Rolston named Class 2A Offensive Player of the Year

  • 2:50 pm Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Grandview Prep pitcher Caitlin Rolston is the Class 2A Offensive Player of the Year. (Photo provided)

Grandview Prep pitcher Caitlin Rolston helped lead the Pride to the Class 2A state softball championship game last month, and on Wednesday the rising senior was recognized for her efforts. [More]

Recruiting Notebook: Palm Beach County recruiting updates, Vol. 2

  • 11:59 am Friday, June 19th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang and Jodie Wagner
Antwaine Richardson

It was another busy week on the recruiting front.

Over the past seven days, 2016 Atlantic CB Antwaine Richardson verbally committed to Michigan, and 2017 Park Vista DT/T BJ Etienne and 2016 Pope John Paul II WR Dominic Milanese received their first offers. (Find out all of the Palm Beach County recruiting news from the past week here)

But it’s time for a brand new Recruiting Notebook. Each Friday leading up to National Signing Day, we will start a new Recruiting Notebook and update it throughout the week with Palm Beach County’s football recruiting news. [More]

Baseball: Former PB Gardens teammates Smith, Schwarz face off in College World Series

  • 4:26 pm Monday, June 15th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Pavin Smith is hitting .312 for Virginia this season. (Post file photo)

Longtime Palm Beach Gardens baseball coach Joe Russo won’t pick a winner of tonight’s Florida vs. Virginia College World Series game in Omaha. [More]

Palm Beach Post 2015 All-Academic teams

  • 6:00 am Sunday, June 14th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Brockton Boretti, Wellington, libero for Wellington High School volleyball, in a portrait on Thursday, May 14, 2015. (Thomas Cordy / The Palm Beach Post)

American Heritage — Nick Rubinowicz. An All-Area First Team punter/kicker for the Stallions’ football team, he also maintained a 4.81 honors-point average and earned an AP Scholar with Honor award. He will play football at the University of Maryland.

Benjamin — Savannah Logan. A multi-sport athlete who set a school record by earning 19 varsity letters, she also was a member of the National Honor Society and Cum Laude Society, maintained a 4.09 honors-point average, and took nine advanced placement courses. She will play volleyball at Rider University.

Boca Raton — Alexandra Kasper. A two-sport varsity athlete who qualified for the state [More]

Recruiting Notebook: Palm Beach County recruiting updates, Vol. 1

  • 11:22 am Friday, June 12th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang and Jodie Wagner
Pahokee and running back McArthur Burnett (8) decommitted from Miami on Wednesday night. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

The PBgametime team is trying something a little different this year.

Instead of one long Recruiting Diary, we will be keeping Recruiting Notebooks. Each Friday leading up to National Signing Day, we will start a new Recruiting Notebook and update it throughout the week with Palm Beach County’s football recruiting news. [More]

Girls lacrosse: Local players honored as Academic All-Americans

  • 11:04 am Friday, June 12th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Cardinal Newman M Jillian Conforti has been named to US Lacrosse's South Florida All-Academic Team. (Photo by Damon Higgins)

More than two dozen area girls lacrosse players were named Academic All-Americans by US Lacrosse this week. [More]

Soccer: Local high school players learning from Arsenal coaches

  • 2:00 pm Thursday, June 11th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Ocbridge sophomore midfielder Callan Walker (far left), working with Arsenal Soccer Schools coach Nathan Eno (middle) has picked up some valuable pointers while volunteering at a weeklong Palm Beach Gardens camp. (Photo by Jodie Wagner)

School ended last week for Palm Beach County students, but a pair of Oxbridge Academy soccer players have continued their on-field education as camp volunteers with one of Europe’s most prestigious soccer clubs. [More]

Football recruiting: 2017 Palm Beach Gardens DE Vandarius Cowan commits to FSU

  • 1:21 pm Thursday, June 11th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Palm Beach Gardens DE Vandarius Cowan (left), shown in a November game against Palm Beach Central, committed to FSU on Thursday. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

Palm Beach Gardens defensive end Vandarius Cowan grew up a Florida State fan, and on Thursday the four-star recruit made official his intention to play for the Seminoles in 2017. [More]