High School Buzz 

Alabama offers Dwyer’s Jacoby Brissett, Wisconsin makes a push

  • 10:43 pm Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 by Matt Porter

Alabama is the latest school to extend a scholarship offer to Dwyer quarterback Jacoby Brissett (6-5, 230, No. 4 on the Big Board), greatly increasing the Tide’s chances of landing three of the top recruits in Palm Beach County. [More]

Dwyer’s Curt Maggitt out for first round of playoffs, possibly longer

  • 3:00 am Saturday, November 13th, 2010 by Matt Porter

Due to an ankle injury suffered Friday night, Dwyer senior defensive end Curt Maggitt could be on the sidelines for Dwyer’s opening playoff game, and a potential second-round game. [More]

Dwyer’s Jacoby Brissett: ‘No thanks’ to Florida Gators’ greyshirt offer

  • 4:09 pm Friday, November 5th, 2010 by Matt Porter

Dwyer coach Jack Daniels had a feeling, and he was right.

After an Oct. 22 visit to Dwyer’s campus, Florida coach Urban Meyer told Daniels he wanted to extend a scholarship offer to quarterback Jacoby Brissett — but only if he paid his own way for the first year, a practice known as greyshirting. [More]

FACA All-District: Two teams shut out, Brissett is MVP, O’Leary a three-time selection

  • 2:38 pm Monday, November 1st, 2010 by Matt Porter

In the last two seasons, it was somewhat of a surprise that no Pahokee players were selected to the Florida Athletic Coaches Association all-district team. This year, Atlantic and American Heritage earn that distinction. [More]

Florida, Florida State, Wake Forest hanging out at Dwyer, Glades Central

  • 6:38 pm Friday, October 22nd, 2010 by Matt Porter

Hours before Dwyer departed for an away game at Okeechobee Friday afternoon, head coach Jack Daniels hosted two of the state’s big three football programs. [More]

Dwyer’s Curt Maggitt is ‘wide open,’ but at least four schools are in the mix

  • 11:30 am Wednesday, October 20th, 2010 by Matt Porter

Curt Maggitt, Dwyer’s senior defensive end, has not named a favorite among the several BCS schools chasing him, but says he’s undeterred by Florida’s (4-3, 2-3 SEC) underwhelming record and absence from the national title picture and Top 25. [More]

Dwyer’s Nick O’Leary says he likes Florida State, does not like Florida

  • 11:52 pm Thursday, October 14th, 2010 by Matt Porter

A spot seems to have opened up for Nick O’Leary at Florida. Is he interested?

Nope. [More]

Recruiting: Nick O’Leary leaning FSU, official visits for Big Three, other D-I Dwyer possibilities

  • 4:10 pm Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 by Matt Porter

In his 15th year at Dwyer, coach Jack Daniels could set a record, of sorts.

In 2001, Daniels’ team graduated seven Division I scholarship athletes, the most in his tenure. Next fall, Dwyer could could see as many as nine more alums playing D-I ball, the most in school history. [More]

Quick hits from Dwyer’s 26-22 loss to Cleveland-Glenville

  • 7:46 pm Monday, September 6th, 2010 by Matt Porter

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Jack Daniels was asked before the game if his team would have trouble keeping its emotions in check.

“We’ll find out,” he said. “They might not be.”

Dwyer had every reason to uncheck its emotions after this one. [More]

Advance scouting on Dwyer’s next opponent, Cleveland-Glenville

  • 6:45 am Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 by Matt Porter

Love them or loathe them, the Dwyer Panthers will soon be known to a national audience as “the team from Palm Beach County.”

So for this week, non-Dwyer fans, tip your cap.

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