High School Buzz 

Glades Central, Pahokee near top of list with most current NFL players

  • 2:12 pm Thursday, September 18th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

The Muck is known as a hotbed for future NFL players.

So it wasn’t a surprise that Glades Central and Pahokee were among the high schools with the most former players on 2014 NFL Kickoff Weekend rosters. [More]

Anquan Boldin presents scholarships to graduates

  • 11:32 am Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang
Anquan Boldin presents Edgar Mendoza from Pahokee High with his scholarship. (Photo courtesy of Q81 Foundation)

Anquan Boldin continued to give back to his hometown last week. [More]

Super Muck Bowl: Glades community revels in having five players in Super Bowl

  • 6:54 pm Saturday, February 2nd, 2013 by Post Staff

A mother comes home one day and finds her son wearing a green garbage bag. As success stories go, that’s where this one picks up steam, although much of that steam initially was coming from inside Mom.
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Palm Beach County has more Super Bowl players than anywhere else

  • 4:31 pm Monday, January 21st, 2013 by Matt Porter

Perhaps no pocket of the country will take greater pride in watching Super Bowl XLVII than Belle Glade and Pahokee. [More]

Pahokee native Anquan Boldin set to enter Palm Beach County Sports Hall of Fame

  • 9:57 pm Saturday, March 24th, 2012 by Post Staff

It’s about to become a very busy couple of weeks in the already busy life of Anquan Boldin.

Sunday night, the Pahokee native and wide receiver for the Baltimore Ravens will be among eight people inducted into the Palm Beach County Sports Hall of Fame. The next day Boldin and All-Pro wideout Larry Fitzgerald will leave for a week-long trip to Ethiopia, which is being ravaged by drought and famine. A few weeks later, Boldin will hold his eighth annual Q-Fest to raise money for Pahokee.

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Glades Central’s William Likely named Florida Gatorade Player of the Year

  • 6:57 pm Thursday, December 1st, 2011 by Matt Porter

It didn’t take William Likely long to make his mark on the 2011 season.

On the first play of Glades Central’s much-hyped Labor Day game against Dwyer, Likely ran back the kickoff 99 yards for a touchdown. He added a spectacular 45-yard touchdown catch in the fourth quarter that made ESPN SportsCenter’s top 10 plays of the day. [More]

2012 Palm Beach County Sports Hall of Fame class includes Rollie Massimino, Jessie Hester, Anquan Boldin

  • 5:10 pm Thursday, October 27th, 2011 by Matt Porter

The Palm Beach County Sports Commission named its 2012 Hall of Fame class, which includes Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Anquan Boldin, Suncoast coach and former NFL wide receiver Jessie Hester and Northwood University men’s basketball coach Rollie Massimino. [More]

Pahokee’s Anquan Boldin named honorary chair of United Way program

  • 5:51 pm Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010 by Matt Porter

Baltimore Ravens wide receiver and former Pahokee star Anquan Boldin is the United Way of Central Maryland’s new ambassador for a philanthropic program. [More]

Dennis Hall, Mr. Dependable, thrilled about FAMU

  • 4:50 pm Thursday, January 28th, 2010 by Jason Lieser

Pahokee’s Dennis Hall has been one of the area’s best possession receivers over the past two seasons and now he’s taking his reliable hands to Florida A&M.
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Pahokee’s Anquan Boldin among NFL receivers to wear pink gloves

  • 8:22 am Sunday, October 4th, 2009 by Jason Lieser

Starting today, you’re going to notice an influx of pink on your TV screen during NFL games.
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