High School Buzz 

2013 MLB Draft: Nearly all Palm Beach, Treasure Coast picks turn pro

  • 3:47 pm Wednesday, June 19th, 2013 by Post Staff

There were 12 major league draftees who played at Palm Beach County and Treasure Coast high schools. As of today, all but one of them is a pro.  [More]

Baseball notes: J.D. Underwood signs with Los Angeles Dodgers; new districts released

  • 5:14 pm Thursday, June 13th, 2013 by Matt Porter

J.D. Underwood is heading to pro ball.

The Palm Beach State right-hander from Palm Beach Gardens High signed a deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers, who chose him in the fifth round (154th overall) of the MLB Draft. [More]

MLB Draft: Palm Beach Central’s Ian Hagenmiller goes in 10th round

  • 7:10 pm Friday, June 7th, 2013 by Matt Porter

The first Palm Beach County high school senior taken in the 2013 MLB Draft was Palm Beach Central slugger Ian Hagenmiller. A 6-foot-1, 215-pound third baseman, he chosen in the 10th round (313th overall) by the Atlanta Braves. [More]

MLB Draft: Palm Beach Gardens alum J.D. Underwood taken in 5th round

  • 7:01 pm Friday, June 7th, 2013 by Matt Porter

It was a storybook spring for J.D. Underwood, who was named the best junior college pitcher in Florida, lifted Palm Beach State to a state title and carried them further to the national junior college final. [More]

2013 MLB Draft: Okeechobee’s Crawford, Boca’s Gonzalez first-rounders

  • 9:52 pm Thursday, June 6th, 2013 by Matt Porter

Two locals were drafted in the first round of the 2013 MLB Draft, which began Thursday. [More]

Thin crop for Palm Beach County in 2013 MLB Draft

  • 2:45 pm Wednesday, June 5th, 2013 by Matt Porter

According to scouts and analysts, it is a light year for draft prospects in Florida in general, and that includes high school players in Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast. No area prep kids are expected to land in the top 10 rounds – maybe even the top 20 or 30.   [More]

The value of an education: ex-Jupiter C/RHP Ronnie Healy signs with Broward College

  • 12:23 pm Wednesday, March 27th, 2013 by Matt Porter

Ronnie Healy left high school empty-handed. Now, at least, he has an option should his pro ball dreams not come true. [More]