High School Buzz 

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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Palm Beach Post All-Area 2013 spring honorees

  • 1:20 am Sunday, June 9th, 2013 by Post Staff

The list of players of the year for spring. Click the links for stories and to see all-area teams in each sport.

BASEBALL
Large schools: John McCarthy, Jupiter
Small schools: Matt Harris, Benjamin

FLAG FOOTBALL
Morgan Lauer, Seminole Ridge

LACROSSE
Boys: Conor Whipple, St. Andrew’s
Girls: Hayley Ciklin, Benjamin

SOFTBALL
Large schools: Kylee Hanson, Jupiter
Small schools: Corrie Boggess, American Heritage

GIRLS TENNIS
Rasheeda McAdoo, American Heritage

TRACK AND FIELD
Boys: Christopher Grinley, Park Vista
Girls: Michelle Howell, Seminole Ridge

BOYS VOLLEYBALL
Jason Telex, Park Vista

WATER POLO
Boys team of year: St. Andrew’s
Girls team of year: St. Andrew’s

BOYS WEIGHT LIFTING
Roman Fernandez, Seminole Ridge

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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FHSAA releases full-year and spring Academic Team champions

  • 3:21 pm Tuesday, May 21st, 2013 by Jeff Greer

The FHSAA on Tuesday announced the winners of its school-year-long team academics competition, with Suncoast, King’s Academy and some others making the final lists of the best academic-athletic programs in the state.

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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]

Greg Bryant, Marcus Davis, Rod Johnson among 25 American Heritage signees

  • 9:32 am Wednesday, February 6th, 2013 by Matt Porter

There were no surprises at American Heritage’s signing day ceremony, which is somewhat hard to accomplish given the size of the Stallions’ signing class. [More]

NCAA alters eligibility requirements for high school student-athletes

  • 11:26 am Wednesday, August 15th, 2012 by Jeff Greer

The NCAA has made changes to its initial-eligibility requirements for student-athletes hoping to qualify for Division I college sports.

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Palm Beach County will no longer allow No Child Left Behind transfers

  • 8:15 pm Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 by Jeff Greer

In a move that will surely impact high school sports, Palm Beach County confirmed Tuesday that it would no longer allow No Child Left Behind transfers.

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Yetta Greene rehired by Palm Beach County schools

  • 11:54 pm Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Yetta Greene, known for tirelessly handling a slew of administrative tasks in Palm Beach County high school sports, will be rehired by the Palm Beach County School District.

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