High School Buzz 

Playoff Primer 2012: Clewiston wants different results this fall

  • 12:12 am Tuesday, November 13th, 2012 by Jeff Greer

On Friday, there are 16 playoff games involving teams from our area. In the buildup to the games, we’ll break down every matchup.


Predicting the kickoff classics

  • 11:22 pm Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 by Jeff Greer

Football season is a day away, and even though this week’s games are only exhibitions, it’s never too early to start predicting winners, right?


Inside ESPN’s American Heritage-Cocoa game coverage

  • 12:50 pm Friday, August 17th, 2012 by Jeff Greer

Last year we learned all about ESPN’s coverage strategy when it comes to broadcasting high school football, as the Worldwide Leader gave us an inside look at its Dwyer-Glades Central setup.


ESPN to broadcast American Heritage-Cocoa kickoff classic, Glades Day-Yulee update

  • 12:29 pm Monday, July 2nd, 2012 by Matt Porter

The first game of American Heritage’s title defense will be carried on the world’s most-watched sports network. [More]

Playoff Primer 2011: Clewiston gets juggernaut Cocoa in opening round

  • 3:24 pm Thursday, November 17th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

There are 16 playoff games on Friday involving teams from our area. In the buildup to the games, we’ll break down every matchup.


Dwyer, Glades Central ranked in Sports Illustrated’s national top 25

  • 3:55 pm Tuesday, August 16th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

As if the first-week game between Dwyer and Glades Central needed any more hype, Sports Illustrated has ranked both programs in its preseason top 25.


5 thoughts about Glades Central vs. Cocoa and predictions for next year

  • 2:39 am Sunday, December 12th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

ORLANDO — I’ve got a lot to write about Cocoa’s stunning 14-13 win over Glades Central in the Class 2A championship game. And some ridiculously early predictions to make about next season.


Final: Cocoa 14, Glades Central 13

  • 8:07 pm Saturday, December 11th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

Some quick thoughts at the conclusion of the Class 2A championship game between Glades Central and Cocoa. Cocoa won, 14-13. Apologies for my Twitter. I was over my Tweet limit with about 4 minutes left.


Cocoa-Glades Central to start at 7:36 instead of 7 p.m.

  • 5:11 pm Saturday, December 11th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

Because of the triple-overtime Class 2B title game between Davie-University and Ocala-Trinity Catholic, the Cocoa-Glades Central Class 2A championship game has been pushed back to 7:36 p.m.


2010 States: Pregame Primer for Glades Central-Cocoa

  • 4:11 pm Saturday, December 11th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

The first day is in the books in Orlando. Glades Day repeated as state champs, winning its seventh title in school history. American Heritage came out flat and lost 27-10 to Jacksonville-Trinity Christian.

But now we get Glades Central-Cocoa: The Rematch. Last year Cocoa won 27-13. Glades Central has been thinking about its chance for revenge since last year. Here are some pregame thoughts on tonight’s contest.