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Weekend Rewind: Oxbridge upsets Heritage, Boca wins in the muck

  • 8:00 am Saturday, October 3rd, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein

Week 6 of the high school football season was highlighted by a pair of road upsets.

Here are the headlines on PBGametime from this week’s action:

*Top-ranked Atlantic runs over Spanish River in the week’s early game (Game report) (Photos)

*No. 6 Oxbridge Academy tops No. 3 American Heritage (Game report) (Photos)

*Quarterback Blake Dever leads No. 8 Wellington to a win over Seminole Ridge (Game report) (Photos)

*No. 9 Palm Beach Gardens shuts down Jupiter (Game report) (Photos)

*Chris Mauck continues his hot start to the season in Berean Christian’s win against Boca Raton Christian (Game report)

In other [More]

Football: Atlantic rises; American Heritage, Dwyer, Pahokee hold steady in latest AP Poll

  • 7:53 pm Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein

Atlantic moved up a spot, and American Heritage, Dwyer and Pahokee maintained their positions in the Associated Press state football poll that was released Tuesday.

The Eagles, who hold the top spot in the Post’s Top 10, moved up one spot to No. 4 in Class 8A. The Panthers held their No. 2 spot from a week ago, trailing only powerhouse Fort Lauderdale-St. Thomas Aquinas. In Class 3A, the Stallions stuck at No. 4. The Blue Devils held on to the No 3 spot in Class 1A, as well.

In addition to the four ranked county teams, Oxbridge Academy was the leading [More]

Week 6 Football Look Ahead: Inside the new top 10 and top games

  • 8:00 am Monday, September 28th, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein

Week 5 seemed to be the week of the blowout. Only six area games were settled by a touchdown or less, with 14 having a score differential of 10 points or more.

The top five teams all took care of business Friday night, winning by an average of more than 23 points. No. 5 Boca Raton won by the biggest margin, defeating Santaluces 41 points while shutting out the Chiefs. No. 4 Pahokee had arguably the hardest match up in the top 5, but it managed to defeat Clewiston by five points.  The bottom half of the top 10 did not [More]

Football: Atlantic, Dwyer move up; Pahokee, American Heritage maintain spots in AP poll

  • 7:30 am Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Atlantic moved up a spot to No. 6 in this week's AP Class 8A state football poll. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

Atlantic and Dwyer continue to rise, while Pahokee and American Heritage maintained their spots in the AP state football poll released Tuesday. [More]

Week 5 Football Look Ahead: A new top 10 and a look at the top games

  • 9:00 am Monday, September 21st, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein

Week 4’s slate of games wraps up with a pair of games Monday, but the Post’s Top 10 saw a small shake up after a pair of top-10 games Friday.

In a match up of two top-5 teams, top-ranked Atlantic rolled past No. 5 Glades Central. In the week’s other top-10 game, No. 9 Palm Beach Gardens defeated No. 10 Seminole Ridge by 29 points. However, the five other ranked teams that played non-ranked opponents in Week 4 all won, including No. 6 Boca Raton’s victory over then-undefeated Spanish River.

There are not many changes to the top 10 this week. Boca Raton, [More]

Weekend Rewind: Battle of Boca Raton impresses, Lake Worth rises

  • 11:00 am Saturday, September 19th, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein

Like in Week 3, weather impacted some games, but fortunately most games this week made it to the field and played complete games.

In this week’s premier game, No. 5 Glades Central traveled to Delray Beach again and fell to a top-5 team for the second week in a row. In a game that was close until the last part of the fourth quarter, the top-ranked Eagles won 26-7. Elsewhere in the top 10, blowouts were the theme. No. 2 Dwyer defeated Palm Beach Lakes 41-6, No. 4 Pahokee beat Crescent City 47-7 and No. 7 Wellington defeated Palm Beach Central [More]

Football: Atlantic, Dwyer move up in AP state poll; Pahokee, American Heritage also ranked

  • 7:45 am Wednesday, September 16th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Cameron Smith (#8) and American Heritage maintained their No. 4 state ranking in this week's AP state football poll. (Photo by Taylor Jones)

Atlantic and Dwyer continue to climb in the rankings, while Pahokee and American Heritage maintained their spots in the Associated Press state football poll released Tuesday. [More]

Week 4 Football Look Ahead: Inside this week’s top 10, plus the top games coming up

  • 9:58 am Monday, September 14th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Cornelius Smith (#3) and American Heritage moved up a spot to No. 3 after beating Glades Central on Friday. (Photo by Taylor Jones)

Week 3 opened with a big win for Oxbridge Academy Thursday, and will close Monday with the completion of Berean Christian’s weather-delayed game against Jupiter Christian. [More]

Weekend Rewind: 4 takeaways from a stormy Week 3

  • 11:00 am Saturday, September 12th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Devin Singletary scored four touchdowns Friday to lead No. 4 American Heritage past No. 3 Glades Central. (Photo by Taylor Jones)

Week 3 kicked off Thursday with a big win for Oxbridge Academy, and continued Friday with a handful of weather-related suspensions plus a key win from No. 4 American Heritage. [More]

Football: Pahokee rises in AP poll; American Heritage, Atlantic, Dwyer also ranked

  • 9:29 pm Tuesday, September 8th, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein

After former No. 3 Dixie County lost its Week 2 game, Pahokee rose to No. 3 in the Associated Press Class 1A state football poll released Tuesday despite not playing a game.

The Blue Devils had a bye last week and play Cardinal Newman (0-2) on Friday.

American Heritage (1-1) fell from No. 2 to No. 4 after falling to Bergen Catholic, N.J., 37-7 on Saturday.

Two other Palm Beach County teams held steady in their positions. Atlantic, which defeated West Boca Raton 44-20, stayed put at No. 8 in the Class 8A poll. Dwyer, which also had a bye week, remains at [More]