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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]

2015 PBgametime Baseball: Inside a fresh Top 10, plus the top games of Week 9

  • 12:13 pm Monday, April 6th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Jupiter is at the top of the District 9-8A standings. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

Another week, another Top 10 with Park Vista at the top.

The Cobras extended their winning streak to 19 games with two wins last week. American Heritage and Boca Raton kept pace with perfect weeks of their own. [More]

Baseball: Boca Raton, Park Vista among state’s best; Benjamin returns to Class 3A rankings

  • 12:01 pm Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Benjamin is back in the Class 3A state rankings. (Photo by Thomas Cordy)

Last week, Boca Raton made its first appearance in the state poll that considers teams from all classifications. This week, the Bobcats moved up five spots on that list.

In the sixth edition of the Theprepzone.com state baseball poll released Tuesday, Boca jumped to No. 3 in the All-Classifications poll. Park Vista is the only Palm Beach County team ahead of the Bobcats, as the Cobras stayed at No. 2. [More]

2015 PBgametime Baseball: Inside the new Top 10, plus the top games of Week 8

  • 12:21 pm Monday, March 30th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Park Vista has won 17 consecutive games since losing to Coral Springs-Taravella in the season opener. (Photo by Thomas Cordy)

Park Vista is living up to expectations.

The Cobras entered the season with high expectations and they have met them so far. Park Vista hasn’t dropped a game since falling to Coral-Springs-Taravella in the season opener. Since then, the Cobras have outscored opponents by a combined score of 103-22 to stay at No. 1.

Here’s the new Post Top 10 entering Week 8 of the season: [More]

Baseball: Boca Raton joins Park Vista in All-Classifications state poll

  • 2:36 pm Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Boca Raton is 14-1 this season. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

Boca Raton continues its rise.

In the fifth edition of Theprepzone.com state baseball poll released Tuesday, the Bobcats jumped up one spot to No. 3 in the Class 8A poll and made their debut in the state poll that considers teams from all classifications at No. 8. Boca (14-1) has been dominant this season, as its only loss came against nationally ranked Park Vista. [More]

Baseball: Trinity Christian, Glades Day earn spots in state poll

  • 11:21 am Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Boca Raton is No. 4 in the Class 8A state poll. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

A pair of small schools from Palm Beach County cracked the fourth edition of Theprepzone.com state baseball poll released Tuesday.

Trinity Christian made the Class 3A poll, coming in at No. 10 after winning two games last week to improve to 9-3. In Class 2A, Glades Day made its first appearance in the poll at No. 8. [More]

Baseball: Area teams to take part in spring break tournaments

  • 2:25 pm Friday, March 13th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Palm Beach Central will take part in next week's Florida League High School Invitational. (Photo by Thomas Cordy)

Spring break gives high school baseball teams a chance to take part in tournaments around the state and country.

Many Palm Beach County teams are taking advantage of the opportunity.

Five teams from Palm Beach County will travel to Sanford and Altamonte Springs to take part in the Florida League High School Invitational next week. And 10 of the area’s teams will stay close to home to play in the annual GGI Classic hosted by Lake Worth High, which will be played at John I. Leonard High and Dave Manzo Field.

Here is the schedule of games involving local teams from each tournament: [More]

On eve of baseball playoffs, West Boca Raton ace Parker Danciu quits team

  • 11:25 am Thursday, April 12th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Defending state champion West Boca Raton will play the rest of its season without the pitcher who clinched last year’s state title.