High School Buzz 

FAU: No high school football games at FAU Stadium this year

  • 5:24 pm Tuesday, August 14th, 2012 by Jeff Greer

The high school football tripleheader planned for Sept. 8 at FAU Stadium was never as close to happening as promoter Billy Fleming led Palm Beach County football fans to believe, an FAU administrator explained to area coaches and athletic directors in a Saturday e-mail obtained by the Post.


Forest Hill makes former FAU football assistant its athletic director

  • 8:48 am Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Forest Hill football coach Chris Kokell was hoping his school would hire a football-minded athletic director.

He got one with 30-plus years of Division I coaching experience.


Major League Lacrosse hopes all-star game here will lead to Palm Beach County franchise

  • 6:42 pm Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Major League Lacrosse doesn’t have a team within 650 miles of Palm Beach County, but is having its all-star game in Boca Raton this weekend. Commissioner David Gross doesn’t hide his motivation for putting the game here.

“We’re playing this all-star game as a test run,” he said. “If things go well, hopefully we can have a team in South Florida in the next few years.” [More]

Park Vista CB Tim Haynes to be preferred walk-on at FAU

  • 3:01 pm Thursday, May 17th, 2012 by Jeff Greer

Graduating Park Vista senior Tim Haynes won’t travel too far for his college ball.


Football: Seminole Ridge LB Kamar Diah to walk on at FAU

  • 10:38 am Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 by Jeff Greer

Seminole Ridge linebacker Kamar Diah will walk on at FAU, Ridge associate head coach Justin Hilliker confirmed Wednesday.


Recruiting notebook: Former Dwyer TE Ben Hall to play for FAU

  • 12:14 pm Monday, March 26th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Ben Hall, who was overshadowed by FSU-bound star Nick O’Leary at Dwyer High, said he has made Florida Atlantic’s football team as a walk-on. [More]

Spanish River hires Rod Payne as head football coach

  • 5:08 pm Wednesday, March 14th, 2012 by Jeff Greer

It didn’t take long for Rod Payne to land on his feet after Howard Schnellenberger retired as Florida Atlantic’s head football coach.


Glades Central sends eight players to college

  • 5:13 pm Wednesday, February 1st, 2012 by Matt Porter

Glades Central sent eight players to the next level, including Western Michigan signee Jaime Wilson, perhaps Palm Beach County’s most underrated prospect. [More]

Dwyer DT Mike Minns talks FAU, Middle Tennessee State ‘drama’ and Gary Holmes

  • 2:23 pm Wednesday, February 1st, 2012 by Jeff Greer

Dwyer defensive tackle Mike Minns is known in media circles as a good interview. He’s honest, he’s open and he’s well spoken.


Royal Palm Beach’s Teddy Matthews signs with Wake Forest, Tremane McCullough nixes FAU

  • 12:39 pm Wednesday, February 1st, 2012 by Matt Porter

There was only one hat on the table in front of Teddy Matthews. The Royal Palm Beach linebacker signed with Wake Forest. [More]