High School Buzz 

PBgametime mailbag: Why Pahokee should be excited, FAU recruiting and illegal coffee

  • 3:26 pm Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
How will the move to Class 1A impact Pahokee's football team? (Photo by Brianna Soukup)

The PBgametime mailbag is back.

As we creep closer to the start of fall football practice, we will be posting a new edition of the football mailbag each Tuesday. In this week’s installment of the mailbag, we discuss Pahokee, Florida Atlantic recruiting and performance-enhancing substances. It’s not what you think. [More]

Recruiting: 600 players participate in satellite camp run by FAU, Ohio State coaches

  • 6:12 pm Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer talks with high school football players attending a camp at FAU in Boca Raton, Florida on June 16, 2015. (Allen Eyestone / The Palm Beach Post)

After attending Game 6 of the NBA Finals in Cleveland on Tuesday night, Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer was in Boca Raton the next morning.

Meyer and Buckeyes assistant coaches helped out at a satellite high school football camp hosted by Florida Atlantic on Wednesday morning. Owls head coach Charlie Partridge and his staff were also at the camp held at the Tom Oxley Athletic Center on FAU’s campus. [More]

Football recruits, coaches break down FAU, FSU, Miami, Florida programs

  • 6:07 pm Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang

With signing day rapidly approaching (Feb. 4), the PBgametime team decided to take a look at what local high school football players and coaches think about four in-state college programs.

We started with Florida Atlantic on Tuesday and we’ll finish with Florida on Friday. Make sure to check PBgametime.com throughout the week to keep track of the series. [More]

Recruiting: Dwyer QB Daniel Parr signs financial-aid agreement with FAU

  • 2:58 pm Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

The chances of Daniel Parr ending up at Florida Atlantic just got better.

The three-star Dwyer quarterback signed a financial-aid agreement with the Owls this week, which is a strong indication that Parr will enroll at FAU in January. Parr originally committed to the Owls in May. [More]

Recruiting: Glades Central DL Steven Leggett commits to FAU

  • 9:54 pm Monday, December 1st, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

After an in-home visit from Florida Atlantic football coaches on Monday evening, Steven Leggett was convinced.

The 2015 Glades Central defensive lineman verbally committed to FAU just hours later, according to Raiders coach Rick Casko. Leggett chose the Owls over schools like Cincinnati, UNC Charlotte and Marshall. [More]

Football: Dwyer’s Jack Daniels turns down possibility of joining FAU’s coaching staff

  • 12:55 pm Friday, January 10th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

After leading Dwyer to its second state football title in school history, Dwyer coach Jack Daniels almost left the Panthers. [More]

Suncoast DT Ke’Tyrus Marks commits to Arkansas

  • 2:47 pm Sunday, January 27th, 2013 by Jeff Greer

American Heritage QB Marcus Davis, Suncoast DT Ke’Tyrus Marks marked men before signing day

  • 1:01 pm Thursday, January 24th, 2013 by Jeff Greer

Frustration found Ke’Tyrus Marks last fall.

He’d broken the single-season sacks record at Suncoast. He’d compiled an impressive highlight tape for recruiters. He’d gotten the grades and test scores to qualify for Division I football.

But no one seriously pursued him.