High School Buzz 

Quick thoughts from American Heritage’s 14-0 win over Glades Central

  • 12:36 am Friday, September 14th, 2012 by Matt Porter

BELLE GLADE — Wait, fourteen to nothing? Wasn’t Glades Central supposed to roll over and play dead? Heritage is nationally ranked. Glades Central looked soft as the butter you left on the counter.

Yeah, that’s what makes these games fun.

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Game rewind: Thoughts on the Glades Central-American Heritage classic

  • 12:21 pm Friday, September 16th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

DELRAY BEACH — Late in the fourth quarter of Thursday’s instant classic between Glades Central and American Heritage, Central’s do-it-all star Will Likely was screaming on the sidelines.

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Area coaches take you inside Glades Central-American Heritage

  • 11:20 pm Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

Thursday night’s showdown between two of the most athletic teams in the state, No. 1 Glades Central and No. 2 American Heritage, is going to be must-see football.

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What changed the game and other observations from the Glades Central sideline

  • 3:08 am Tuesday, September 6th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

BELLE GLADE — Leave it to the quietest kid in the stadium to single-handedly change the tide of a game.

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Spring Football Tour (video): New coach, QB join talented Glades Central squad

  • 4:30 pm Wednesday, May 25th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

Note: Welcome to the PBGametime 2011 Spring Football Tour. During our three-week tour, we visit area teams, meet some of the top players and answer the most pressing questions. Our next stop is Glades Central, where new coach Roosevelt Blackmon and new quarterback Tanner Redish must find the right chemistry with Glades Central’s talented returnees.

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Final: Cocoa 14, Glades Central 13

  • 8:07 pm Saturday, December 11th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

Some quick thoughts at the conclusion of the Class 2A championship game between Glades Central and Cocoa. Cocoa won, 14-13. Apologies for my Twitter. I was over my Tweet limit with about 4 minutes left.

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2010 States: Pregame Primer for Glades Central-Cocoa

  • 4:11 pm Saturday, December 11th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

The first day is in the books in Orlando. Glades Day repeated as state champs, winning its seventh title in school history. American Heritage came out flat and lost 27-10 to Jacksonville-Trinity Christian.

But now we get Glades Central-Cocoa: The Rematch. Last year Cocoa won 27-13. Glades Central has been thinking about its chance for revenge since last year. Here are some pregame thoughts on tonight’s contest.

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5 thoughts from Glades Central’s win over Tampa-Robinson

  • 1:21 am Saturday, December 4th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

TAMPA — It was the rematch Tampa-Robinson craved. Glades Central, in Robinson’s backyard, with a state-title berth on the line. A chance at redemption. Last year, Glades Central smoked Robinson, 33-0, in Belle Glade. In the very same round. [More]

Playoff Primer 2010: Glades Central primed for another deep run

  • 12:50 pm Wednesday, November 17th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

There are 18 playoff games across every class involving teams from our area. This week, Matt and I will break down every matchup.

Let’s head out to the muck, where second-ranked Glades Central starts yet another quest for a state title. The first opponent standing in the Raiders’ way? Fort Lauderdale’s Cardinal Gibbons.

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