High School Buzz 

Football: District standings after Week 8

  • 4:06 pm Sunday, October 19th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Teams are starting to punch their tickets to the postseason.

Six teams from Palm Beach County clinched playoff spots this past week. Glades Central and Glades Day took it one step further, clinching district titles and home-field advantage in the first round of the playoffs.

Here are the overall team and district records through the eighth week of the season. [More]

Boynton, American Heritage ranked in Florida’s HS Football poll

  • 12:37 pm Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner

Boynton Beach dropped a spot to No. 20 and American Heritage came in at No. 25  in Florida’s High School Football Top 25 poll, which was released Tuesday. [More]

Week 8 Look Ahead: Inside the new Top 10, plus the top games coming up

  • 10:37 am Monday, October 13th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Playoff spots are on the line this week.

Will Wellington clinch a trip to the playoffs for the first time since 2010 this week? Can Pahokee keep its playoff hopes alive with a win over Cardinal Newman? Which team will survive the district showdown between Atlantic and West Boca Raton? We’ll know the answers to these questions in just a few days. [More]

Getting to know the opponent: Opposing beat writer breaks down Central (Ala.)

  • 11:16 am Thursday, October 9th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

We usually wait until the playoffs to start this feature. But with No. 1 American Heritage traveling to Alabama to take on one of its best high school football teams, we thought this was a big enough matchup to bring it out.

In order to get to know Central-Phenix City (Ala.) (7-0), we asked Opelika Auburn-News prep sports writer Tom Green some questions. If you want updates from Friday’s game between the Stallions and the Red Devils, make sure to follow Tom on Twitter (@Tomas_Verde and @oanewspreps). Anyway, here are his answers. [More]

Boynton Beach ranked No. 19 in Florida’s HS Football poll

  • 7:20 pm Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner

Boynton Beach moved up a spot to No. 19  in Florida’s High School Football Top 25 poll, which was released Tuesday. [More]

Midseason Awards: Players, Coaches and Most Improved Teams of the Year

  • 6:01 pm Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner
Josh Ward

The 2014 season is more than half over (when did that happen)? It’s time to give out mid-season awards. [More]

Football: American Heritage makes debut in AP state poll; Glades Central returns to rankings

  • 4:42 pm Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

It took six weeks of football, but American Heritage finally made its first appearance in the Associated Press state football rankings. [More]

Football: District standings after Week 6

  • 4:27 pm Sunday, October 5th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang
American Heritage moved up to No. 3 in the Class 3A poll. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

After a Week 6 full of big district games, the standings look a little different this week.

Let’s take a look at overall team and district records through the sixth week of the season. [More]