High School Buzz 

Boys soccer: Lakes, Boca top area entering Week 4

  • 12:30 pm Monday, November 23rd, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein

Entering the fourth week of the boys soccer season, two of the best teams from last season remain at the top of Palm Beach County.

Last year’s state runner-up Palm Beach Lakes tops the rankings this week after a perfect 4-0 start to the season, while Boca Raton, which lost on penalty kicks in the regional finals, comes in at No. 2.

Two more undefeated teams — Palm Beach Central and Jupiter — make up the top 4.  With one loss each, West Boca, St. Andrew’s, Royal Palm and Jupiter Christian take up the next four spots. Park Vista and Benjamin, which have [More]

Football: Look Ahead to Round 2 of the playoffs

  • 7:00 am Monday, November 16th, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein

Six Palm Beach County teams advanced to the second round of the playoffs after winning Friday, but that number will shrink after this week, as four of those teams play each other in Round 2.

Here are the local teams that are still alive in the FHSAA playoffs after the first round:

Atlantic (11-0): Beat Wellington 34-0
Boca Raton (9-2): Beat Palm Beach Gardens 27-26
Dwyer (10-1): Beat Pompano Beach-Ely 16-14
Glades Central (9-2): Beat Miami-Gulliver Prep 61-33
American Heritage (8-2): Beat Miami-Westminster Christian 27-19
Oxbridge Academy (9-2): Beat Hollywood-Chaminade Madonna 32-24

Atlantic and Boca Raton made it through their first-round clashes in Class 8A to set up [More]

Football: Berean Christian QB Mauck, four others named to All-Conference first team

  • 2:00 am Monday, November 9th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Berean Christian QB Chris Mauck (left) was named to the Sunshine State Athletic Conference's First Team. (Photo provided)

Berean Christian quarterback Chris Mauck was named to the Sunshine State Athletic Conference’s First Team after a standout senior season. [More]

Former Palm Beach Central, Florida Gators star Jon Bostic traded to New England Patriots

  • 3:50 pm Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein

Former Palm Beach Central and Florida Gators linebacker Jon Bostic was traded to the New England Patriots on Monday.

Bostic, who graduated from Palm Beach Central in 2009, has spent the last two seasons with the Chicago Bears but has not played this season due to an ankle injury he suffered in the preseason.

“I needed to get healthy and I’m pretty much there now,” Bostic told MassLive Tuesday. “Really just taking it day-by-day. Like I said, learning the philosophy here on special teams and on defense.”

Before the Bears took Bostic, a Post Super 11 pick in 2008, in the second round of the [More]

Weekend Rewind: 4 takeaways from a surprising Week 1

  • 10:50 am Saturday, August 29th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner

Wellington girls soccer voted area’s top team

  • 11:14 am Friday, June 26th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
The Wellington girls soccer team was the top vote-getter in polling to determine the Palm Beach County High School Team of the Year. (Photo by Bill Ingram)

The votes are in, and the Wellington girls soccer team is the clear favorite among PBgametime readers. [More]

Baseball: Park Vista, Royal Palm Beach, Benjamin among local teams in state rankings

  • 2:07 pm Friday, May 29th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Park Vista ended the season as the second-ranked team in the Class 8A state rankings. (Photo by Richard Graulich)

A Palm Beach County school could not bring home a state baseball title this season.

But one local team did finish the year in Theprepzone.com state baseball poll’s All-Classification rankings, as Park Vista came in at No. 4 on the list. The Cobras’ season ended with a loss to top-ranked Miami Columbus in a Class 8A state semifinal on May 20. [More]

Boys hoops: Wellington unveils state championship banner

  • 11:03 am Thursday, April 30th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Wellington boys hoops coach Matt Colin (far right) and Wolverines players celebrated their state title on Wednesday. (Photo provided)

Wellington’s celebrated its first state championship in boys basketball Wednesday morning with a pep rally at the school. [More]

Softball: Palm Beach Gardens, Lake Worth Christian ranked No. 2 in state poll

  • 7:00 am Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Palm Beach Gardens is ranked No. 2 in Class 8A in the state softball poll released Monday. (Photo by Thomas Cordy)

Palm Beach Gardens and Lake Worth Christian earned No. 2 rankings in their classes in the Miracle Sports state softball poll released Monday. [More]

Girls Hoops: Inside the 2015 state semifinals

  • 6:14 pm Monday, February 16th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Palm Beach Lakes is making its second consecutive trip to the state tournament. (Photo by Bruce Bennett)

It’s been a good year for high school girls basketball in Palm Beach County.

A record four teams from Palm Beach County have earned trips to Lakeland for this week’s girls basketball state tournament. Grandview Prep (2A), Cardinal Newman (4A), Palm Beach Lakes (7A) and Boca Raton (8A) will represent the area in the tourney. [More]