High School Buzz 

Football: American Heritage moves up to No. 2 in Class 3A state poll

  • 4:25 pm Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

For the third consecutive week, American Heritage moved up in the Associated Press state football rankings. [More]

Boynton, American Heritage move up in Florida’s HS Football poll

  • 1:29 pm Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 by Jodie Wagner

Boynton Beach jumped two spots to No. 18 and American Heritage moved up two spots to No. 23 in Florida’s High School Football Top 25 poll, which was released Tuesday.

The Tigers (8-0) defeated Suncoast 42-0 on Friday, while the Stallions (5-1) were idle.

Boynton and Heritage are the only Palm Beach County teams ranked in the poll.

Dwyer (7A) and Clewiston (4A) received votes.

Below is Florida’s High School Football Top 25 poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, rating points and previous rankings. Local schools are highlighted in bold.

Booker T. Washington (20) (4A), 8-0, 500, 1
Miami Central (6A), 7-1, 470, 2
Mainland (6A), [More]

PBgametime mailbag: Team with best receiving corps, who has best shot at perfect record?

  • 1:01 pm Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

District play is getting intense with playoff spots up for grabs.

But let’s take step back for a moment to have some fun with a brand new edition of the PBgametime mailbag. In this week’s installment, we pick the Palm Beach County school(s) with the best group of wide receivers, and we predict the area school with the best chance of finishing the regular season with an undefeated record. [More]

Week 9 Look Ahead: Inside the new Top 10, plus the top games coming up

  • 11:55 am Monday, October 20th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Some teams have already clinched playoff spots, but others are still looking to punch their tickets to the postseason.

Six teams from Palm Beach County clinched playoff spots this past week. Wellington is back in the playoffs after beating Seminole Ridge, and Cardinal Newman upset Pahokee to clinch their spot. Will Dwyer get it done against Atlantic to earn the District 13-7A title this week? It’s going to be fun to find out. [More]

Football: District standings after Week 8

  • 4:06 pm Sunday, October 19th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Teams are starting to punch their tickets to the postseason.

Six teams from Palm Beach County clinched playoff spots this past week. Glades Central and Glades Day took it one step further, clinching district titles and home-field advantage in the first round of the playoffs.

Here are the overall team and district records through the eighth week of the season. [More]

Boynton, American Heritage ranked in Florida’s HS Football poll

  • 12:37 pm Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner

Boynton Beach dropped a spot to No. 20 and American Heritage came in at No. 25  in Florida’s High School Football Top 25 poll, which was released Tuesday. [More]

Week 8 Look Ahead: Inside the new Top 10, plus the top games coming up

  • 10:37 am Monday, October 13th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Playoff spots are on the line this week.

Will Wellington clinch a trip to the playoffs for the first time since 2010 this week? Can Pahokee keep its playoff hopes alive with a win over Cardinal Newman? Which team will survive the district showdown between Atlantic and West Boca Raton? We’ll know the answers to these questions in just a few days. [More]

Game of the Week: Suncoast at Boynton Beach

  • 5:03 pm Saturday, October 11th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Saturday, October 18

No. 2 Boynton Beach cruised past Suncoast for a convincing 42-0 district home in The Palm Beach Post’s PBgametime Game of the Week. Read about it and watch a postgame interview with Tigers coach Rick Swain here. Also, make sure to check out the photo gallery from the matchup.

Finally, we put together a recap of Week 8 in Palm Beach County. Here are our four takeways from the eighth week of the regular season.

Thursday, October 16

We picked every Week 8 high school football game involving a team from Palm Beach County. Check out our picks and get an in-depth breakdown of The Palm Beach Post’s PBgametime Game of the Week — Suncoast at Boynton Beach. Also, check out our video involving a sack race. Find it all here.

Tuesday, October 14

As part of our Game of the Week coverage, we picked a player from each team to take part in a question and answer session. Boynton Beach RB Chauncey Mason and Suncoast FB/DE Gabe Hineman sat down with PBGametime reporters Anthony Chiang and Jodie Wagner this week to answer questions about sports and life. Check it out here.

Monday, October 13

Take a look at the area’s top Week 8 matchups, which includes the Suncoast at Boynton Beach game.

Sunday, October 12

Before 2013, Boynton Beach’s highest win total for a season was five.

But the Tigers shattered that mark last season, finishing with a 9-2 record and earning a trip to the playoffs. Now, Boynton is hoping to reach even higher.

The Tigers have won their first seven games this season, as they enter a district matchup with Suncoast in this week’s Palm Beach Post PBgametime Game of the Week. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. on Friday. [More]

Boynton Beach ranked No. 19 in Florida’s HS Football poll

  • 7:20 pm Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner

Boynton Beach moved up a spot to No. 19  in Florida’s High School Football Top 25 poll, which was released Tuesday. [More]