High School Buzz 

Football: Glades Central ranked in AP state poll

  • 4:51 pm Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Glades Central is back in the rankings.

After upsetting Dwyer in the season opener on Friday, the Raiders cracked the Associated Press state football rankings released Tuesday. Glades Central comes in at No. 5 in the Class 4A poll. Meanwhile, Dwyer dropped from from No. 2 to No. 7 in the Class 7A rankings due to the loss. [More]

Football mailbag: Should Dwyer be concerned, biggest Week 1 observation, Lamar Jackson to Louisville?

  • 3:11 pm Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

After Week 1, we have more questions than answers.

How will Dwyer respond after falling to Glades Central at home? Is Wellington for real? Can Palm Beach Central’s offense get on track after a poor Week 1 performance? Let’s answer some of these questions and more in this week’s mailbag. [More]

Dwyer drops in Florida HS Football rankings

  • 12:51 pm Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

One loss was all it took for Dwyer to plummet in the rankings.

After falling to unranked Glades Central on Friday, the Panthers dropped from No. 11 to No. 22 in Florida’s High School Football Top 25 poll released Tuesday. The Panthers take on Jupiter this week with a chance to bounce back from a tough start to the season. [More]

Boynton Beach QB Lamar Jackson commits to Louisville

  • 12:37 pm Saturday, August 30th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

It’s been an eventful past 24 hours for Lamar Jackson.

After leading No. 4 Boynton Beach to a 69-0 win over Olympic Heights to open the season Friday night, Jackson woke up and verbally committed to Louisville on Saturday morning. The dual-threat quarterback is listed as the second-best recruit on the PBgametime Class of 2015 Big Board. [More]

Football: Dwyer, Palm Beach Gardens, Boynton Beach ranked in preseason AP poll

  • 1:09 pm Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Despite losing 20 starters from last season’s team, Dwyer is entering the year with high expectations.

The Panthers are the highest rated area team in the Associated Press preseason state football rankings, which was released Wednesday. Dwyer comes in at No. 2 in the Class 7A poll after winning the state title in 2013. The only team ranked ahead of the Panthers is Fort Lauderdale-St. Thomas Aquinas. [More]

Football mailbag: Which PB County teams can win a state title, Wellington in the playoffs, sleepers?

  • 2:10 pm Thursday, August 7th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang
Is Dwyer the only team from Palm Beach County that can make a deep playoff run this season? (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

As the season nears, the questions keep coming.

In this week’s installment of the mailbag, we address the state of Palm Beach County high school football, Wellington’s chances of making the playoffs, and some players that could be ready to surprise people this season. Oh, and we also discuss a controversial topic: Dick’s Sporting Goods or Sports Authority? [More]