High School Buzz 

Football: Bill Powers to step down as Jupiter Christian head coach after 2014 season

  • 3:44 pm Friday, February 7th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

After building one of the state’s top small-school football programs, Bill Powers is ready to step down. [More]

Likely, Shortridge among Palm Beach County stars on Nike Florida All-Star Game roster

  • 5:00 pm Friday, December 14th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Glades Central’s Will Likely and Seminole Ridge’s Kyle Shortridge headline a group of 17 Palm Beach County and Treasure Coast players selected to play in the Nike Florida All-Star Game. [More]

Jupiter Christian decides to stay in District 7-2A, keep Glades Day

  • 11:39 am Thursday, August 2nd, 2012 by Matt Porter

A weakened Jupiter Christian thought it best to water down its schedule.

Instead, it decided to keep on swimming.

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Pop Warner changes rules to try to protect young players from concussions

  • 3:41 pm Friday, June 15th, 2012 by Matt Porter

As evidence piles up concerning the danger of head injuries in contact sports, the most popular youth football league in America is making a change. [More]

Former Jupiter Christian FB/LB Ryan Powers signs with Stetson

  • 1:45 pm Thursday, March 29th, 2012 by Jeff Greer

Like his older brother Will, Ryan Powers took the prep-school route out of Jupiter Christian’s football program. And just like Will’s, Ryan’s move paid off.

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John I. Leonard’s Monroe, Jupiter Christian’s Powers to coach area football all-stars

  • 12:06 am Wednesday, October 12th, 2011 by Matt Porter

The head coaches have been named for the Lytal Reiter Smith Ivey and Fronrath High School Football All-Star Game, formerly known as the Outback Bowl. [More]

Rashaun Croney’s injury hurts Pahokee and other thoughts from Pahokee-Jupiter Christian

  • 1:36 am Saturday, August 27th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

PAHOKEE — As his team walked off the field Friday night, Pahokee coach Blaze Thompson asked, “What do you want me to say?”

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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

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uB0B07izOKg

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]

Should college football players be paid? Palm Beach County high school players weigh in

  • 2:33 pm Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 by Matt Porter

With the news of Ohio State head football coach Jim Tressel’s resignation, the issue of college football players being paid or receiving other benefits has come into focus. [More]