High School Buzz 

Semifinalists announced for Lou Groza Award high school awards

  • 4:03 pm Tuesday, November 6th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Every year, the Lou Groza Award is presented to the college kicker of the year. The highlight of the night for local fans is the high school awards ceremony for outstanding Palm Beach County player, kicker, coach and team of the year. [More]

Statewide poll: Atlantic enters the rankings, but not ahead of Dwyer

  • 7:46 pm Monday, November 5th, 2012 by Matt Porter

The Post is convinced of Atlantic’s legitimacy, but the apparently state preps writers need to see more. [More]

Weekend rewind: breaking down a completely unchanged top 10

  • 7:25 pm Monday, November 5th, 2012 by Matt Porter

We felt pretty confident in last week’s area top 10. Nothing’s changed this week, not our confidence, and certainly not the rankings. Let’s take a look: [More]

The Walkthrough: Breaking down Park Vista-John I. Leonard and Dwyer-Royal Palm Beach

  • 5:43 pm Friday, November 2nd, 2012 by Matt Porter

“Welcome to another edition of The Walkthrough, I’m Matt Porter of the Palm Beach Post here alongside colleague Jeff Greer and ESPN 760 high school beat reporter Wells Dusenbury…” [More]

Tyrann Mathieu, weighing his NFL future, stops by Atlantic High football practice

  • 6:50 pm Thursday, November 1st, 2012 by Matt Porter

The elusive Honey Badger has been spotted in Delray Beach.

Tyrann Mathieu, the embattled former LSU cornerback and 2011 Heisman Trophy finalist, stopped by Atlantic High on Thursday to talk to the school’s football team.

Mathieu, 20, was dismissed from LSU in August after failing multiple drug tests. He returned to school as a student, but was arrested Oct. 25 on charges of marijuana possession.

According to those close to him, Mathieu escaped to South Florida to decide his future. He is staying in Broward County with the family of Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson, his former LSU teammate, and training locally as [More]

Atlantic, Seminole Ridge, South Fork receiving votes in new statewide football poll

  • 8:36 pm Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 by Jeff Greer

Not much different in this week’s statewide football poll, though a few local teams are picking up some steam.


Weekend Rewind: Monday night football, major rankings changes and more

  • 3:09 pm Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 by Jeff Greer

Howard Cosell would’ve been proud of us last night: Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast put on an unusual show of Monday night football, and the day’s significance in the area playoff races will not soon be forgotten.


Flo Rida approved: Atlantic’s insane uniforms inspire Miami-Carol City to get its own

  • 4:14 pm Thursday, October 25th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Atlantic’s creative uniforms have created a monster.


Hurricane Sandy forces Thursday, Friday cancellations in Palm Beach County

  • 3:30 pm Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 by Matt Porter

This story was updated at 5:24 p.m. Friday

Hurricane Sandy quickly became a threat to Palm Beach County on Wednesday, and it wasted no time causing chaos in a busy week of high school sports.


Atlantic earns votes in statewide football poll; Fort Pierce Central passes Dwyer

  • 11:25 pm Monday, October 22nd, 2012 by Matt Porter

The Eagles have landed — in the statewide poll. [More]