High School Buzz 

Reports from Day 1 of high school football practice at Dwyer, Jupiter, Jupiter Christian, Palm Beach Gardens, Suncoast (with video)

  • 9:46 am Monday, August 8th, 2011 by Matt Porter

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PALM BEACH GARDENS – First of all – not to poke the bear or anything – what happened to the heat? At 8:30 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 8, it was a mere 81 degrees with a “feels like” temperature of 88. It was so cold, Palm Beach Gardens senior lineman Avery Young took the field in sweatpants. [More]

Colleges fishing for Palm Beach Gardens’ Avery Young

  • 4:37 pm Friday, August 5th, 2011 by Matt Porter

Palm Beach Gardens senior Avery Young is patient. He spends much of his free time fishing the ponds, lakes and offshore waters of South Florida, so he’d better be.

“He could tell you where to catch anything you want in this part of Florida,” Gardens coach Chris Davis said.

Like any good angler, Young has no problem waiting for something big to strike. Dozens of BCS college coaches have learned to take that approach in recruiting him. [More]

Avery Young, Jessamen Dunker in top 10 of Rivals’ top 100 Florida prospects

  • 1:22 am Thursday, July 21st, 2011 by Jeff Greer

Rivals released its top 100 preseason rankings of Florida’s Class of 2012 recruits this week. Palm Beach Gardens tackle Avery Young and Boynton Beach guard/tackle Jessamen Dunker are both in the top 10.

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Summer football stock report: Atlantic up, Glades Central down

  • 2:28 pm Friday, July 15th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

This is a new feature I want to try this fall: a stock report each week detailing the rising, falling or maintaining of teams, players and other topics. With so much going on in the offseason, from team camps and combines to 7-on-7 tournaments and spring games, why don’t we take stock of some big names and teams?

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Avery Young, Jessamen Dunker, Angelo Jean-Louis listed in NCSA football recruiting top 150

  • 2:22 pm Tuesday, June 28th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

It’s become a familiar sight for Palm Beach County football fans: A recruiting service releases a top 150, and Avery Young, Jessamen Dunker and Angelo Jean-Louis are on the list.

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Jessamen Dunker, Angelo Jean-Louis, Avery Young make ESPNU Top 150 list

  • 3:09 pm Wednesday, June 8th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

Three area football stars made ESPNU’s Top 150 recruiting list that was released today.

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Spring Football Tour (video): Gardens pins 2011 hopes on dynamic rushing attack

  • 11:16 am Tuesday, May 24th, 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. Today’s stop is Palm Beach Gardens, where the Gators’ rushing attack has them primed for a playoff run.

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Football: Four Palm Beach County players in Rivals’ top 250 preseason rankings

  • 10:35 am Monday, May 9th, 2011 by Matt Porter

The two top linemen in Palm Beach County are among the top 100 seniors in the country, according to Rivals.com.  [More]

Avery Young ranks first in the Class of 2012 Big Board debut

  • 4:43 pm Monday, March 28th, 2011 by Post Staff

By Jeff Greer and Matt Porter
There aren’t many offensive linemen prospects in the country with a better frame or greater potential than 6-foot-6, 290-pound Palm Beach Gardens junior Avery Young.

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Palm Beach Gardens OL Avery Young gets Army All-American invite

  • 3:21 pm Thursday, March 10th, 2011 by Matt Porter

Palm Beach Gardens offensive tackle Avery Young is the area’s second All-America player of the 2012 class. [More]