High School Buzz 

PBgametime mailbag: Playoff questions begin to pour in

  • 3:29 pm Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang
Boynton Beach will take on Miami-Central in the Class 6A regional quarterfinals. (Photo by Damon Higgins)

The playoff picture is set, but you all still have questions.

We answered them in a new edition of the PBgametime mailbag. In this week’s installment, we pick the most intriguing first-round playoff matchup involving a county team, discuss Dwyer missing out on the postseason, and pick the local football team that has the best chance of bringing home a state title. [More]

Football: District standings after Week 10 and first-round playoff matchups

  • 2:51 pm Sunday, November 2nd, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

District play is over and most first-round playoff matchups are set.

Here are the overall team and district records through the tenth week of the season. Also, we included all of the first-round playoff matchups involving the area’s districts that are already set. [More]

Football: Dwyer, Glades Day fall in AP state poll

  • 4:18 pm Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Following a wild Week 9 in Palm Beach County, a few of the area’s teams dropped in the latest Associated Press state football rankings. [More]

PBgametime mailbag: District 13-7A playoff race, recruiting, Halloween plans?

  • 12:43 pm Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

We are in for a fun finish to the regular season.

So let’s keep the fun going with a new edition of the PBgametime mailbag. In this week’s installment, we break down the tight District 13-7A playoff race, discuss a recent recruiting trend, and analyze my plans for Halloween. [More]

Football: District standings and playoff scenarios after Week 9

  • 10:33 am Monday, October 27th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner
Daniel Parr and Dwyer need a win against district rival West Boca Raton on Friday to stay in contention for a playoff berth. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

The playoff picture is close to being set with a week remaining in district competition. [More]

Football: American Heritage moves up to No. 2 in Class 3A state poll

  • 4:25 pm Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

For the third consecutive week, American Heritage moved up in the Associated Press state football rankings. [More]

Boynton, American Heritage move up in Florida’s HS Football poll

  • 1:29 pm Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 by Jodie Wagner

Boynton Beach jumped two spots to No. 18 and American Heritage moved up two spots to No. 23 in Florida’s High School Football Top 25 poll, which was released Tuesday.

The Tigers (8-0) defeated Suncoast 42-0 on Friday, while the Stallions (5-1) were idle.

Boynton and Heritage are the only Palm Beach County teams ranked in the poll.

Dwyer (7A) and Clewiston (4A) received votes.

Below is Florida’s High School Football Top 25 poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, rating points and previous rankings. Local schools are highlighted in bold.

Booker T. Washington (20) (4A), 8-0, 500, 1
Miami Central (6A), 7-1, 470, 2
Mainland (6A), [More]

Week 9 Look Ahead: Inside the new Top 10, plus the top games coming up

  • 11:55 am Monday, October 20th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Some teams have already clinched playoff spots, but others are still looking to punch their tickets to the postseason.

Six teams from Palm Beach County clinched playoff spots this past week. Wellington is back in the playoffs after beating Seminole Ridge, and Cardinal Newman upset Pahokee to clinch their spot. Will Dwyer get it done against Atlantic to earn the District 13-7A title this week? It’s going to be fun to find out. [More]