High School Buzz 

2015 MLB Draft: List of Palm Beach County high school players drafted

  • 10:31 am Thursday, June 11th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
American Heritage SS Jonathan India will pass on pro baseball to play for the Florida Gators. (Richard Graulich / The Palm Beach Post)

After 40 rounds of selections over three days, nine high school players from Palm Beach County were picked in the 2015 Major League Baseball Draft.

Here’s a chart with all of the info you need to know on each local high school player drafted. [More]

2015 MLB Draft: Six more Palm Beach County high school players drafted on Day 3

  • 11:03 am Wednesday, June 10th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Jupiter pitcher Mack Lemieux was drafted by the Washington Nationals in the 14th round Wednesday. (Bruce R. Bennett / The Palm Beach Post)

The 2015 Major League Baseball Draft finally came to a close Wednesday.

After 1,215 total picks over 40 rounds and three days, nine high school players from Palm Beach County were drafted. Six of the players were selected Wednesday.

Over the first two days, three Palm Beach County high school players had been drafted headlined by Royal Palm Beach pitcher Triston McKenzie and Park Vista pitcher Austin Smith, who were both selected on Day 1 of the draft Monday. (Read more about Day 1 here) [More]

Baseball: Park Vista, Royal Palm Beach, Benjamin among local teams in state rankings

  • 2:07 pm Friday, May 29th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Park Vista ended the season as the second-ranked team in the Class 8A state rankings. (Photo by Richard Graulich)

A Palm Beach County school could not bring home a state baseball title this season.

But one local team did finish the year in Theprepzone.com state baseball poll’s All-Classification rankings, as Park Vista came in at No. 4 on the list. The Cobras’ season ended with a loss to top-ranked Miami Columbus in a Class 8A state semifinal on May 20. [More]

Baseball: Inside the 2015 regional finals

  • 4:09 pm Thursday, May 7th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Royal Palm Beach pitcher Triston McKenzie has led the postseason charge for the Wildcats. (Richard Graulich / The Palm Beach Post)

And then there were four.

Only four Palm Beach County baseball teams are still alive. Teams across the state are just one win away from earning a trip to the state tournament in Fort Myers. [More]

Baseball: Inside the 2015 regional semifinals

  • 9:40 am Monday, May 4th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Boca Raton and Park Vista will face off for the fourth time this season in the regional semifinals. (Photo by Richard Graulich)

Now is when things start to get interesting.

Teams across the state are just two wins away from earning a trip to the state tournament in Fort Myers. Seven baseball teams from Palm Beach County are still alive.

Here’s a breakdown of each regional semifinal matchup involving an area team, including predictions. [More]

Baseball: Inside the 2015 regional quarterfinals

  • 1:13 pm Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Benjamin will go on the road to take on Trinity Christian in the Class 3A regional quarterfinals. (Photo by Richard Graulich)

May is near. You know what that means? The baseball regional tournament is here.

Here’s a breakdown of each regional quarterfnal matchup involving an area team, including predictions. Enjoy the games, everybody. [More]

2015 PBgametime Baseball: Inside the final Top 10

  • 4:35 pm Monday, April 20th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Benjamin is the top seed in this week's District 13-3A tournament. (Photo by Richard Graulich)

The end of the high school baseball season marks the end of the weekly PBgametime Top 10.

But don’t be sad. We posted our district tournament preview over the weekend, including a breakdown of every bracket involving an area team, to help lessen the pain. [More]

2015 PBgametime Baseball: Inside a new top 10, plus the best games of the final week of the regular season

  • 9:00 am Monday, April 13th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Park Vista is still No. 1 in the Post's Top 10. (Photo by Richard Graulich)

District play is complete and we have just one week to go before the start of the postseason.

One thing has stayed constant throughout the season, though. Park Vista has not let go of the No. 1 spot. The Cobras started at the top, and they are still there. [More]

Baseball: Park Vista, Boca Raton keep spots in state rankings

  • 2:25 pm Wednesday, April 8th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
American Heritage stayed at the top of the Class 4A rankings. (Photo by Richard Graulich)

Palm Beach County is well represented in the seventh edition of the Theprepzone.com state baseball poll released Wednesday.

Park Vista and Boca Raton held on to their spots in the All-Classifications poll and Class 8A poll. The only team in the state ranked ahead of No. 2 Park Vista and No. 3 Boca Raton in both polls is undefeated Orlando-Olympia. [More]