High School Buzz 

Spring Football Tour (video): Gardens pins 2011 hopes on dynamic rushing attack

  • 11:16 am Tuesday, May 24th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

Note: Welcome to the PBGametime 2011 Spring Football Tour. During our three-week tour, we visit area teams, meet some of the top players and answer the most pressing questions. Today’s stop is Palm Beach Gardens, where the Gators’ rushing attack has them primed for a playoff run.

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Pahokee’s Chris Dunkley transfers to South Florida

  • 1:23 pm Wednesday, May 18th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

USF coach Skip Holtz tweeted yesterday a welcome note to former Pahokee and UF standout Chris Dunkley, who has officially transferred to USF.

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Seminole Ridge OL Fred Grunwald signs with Jacksonville

  • 4:13 pm Saturday, April 30th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

Seminole Ridge’s young football program had its best season to date in 2010, and the Hawks’ massive and experienced offensive line was — literally — a huge reason for that.

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Football: Xavier Swinton leaves Cardinal Newman for American Heritage

  • 4:06 pm Saturday, April 30th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

The pipeline into American Heritage is on, and it’s flowing. Former Cardinal Newman athlete Xavier Swinton became the latest player to transfer to American Heritage, switching to the Delray Beach school this week.

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Avery Young ranks first in the Class of 2012 Big Board debut

  • 4:43 pm Monday, March 28th, 2011 by Post Staff

By Jeff Greer and Matt Porter
There aren’t many offensive linemen prospects in the country with a better frame or greater potential than 6-foot-6, 290-pound Palm Beach Gardens junior Avery Young.

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FHSAA keeps Orlando as host of state football finals through 2013

  • 6:59 pm Friday, February 18th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

The state football championships are staying home.

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Former Jupiter Christian star Will Powers commits to Princeton

  • 8:53 pm Saturday, January 29th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

“It’s cold.”

That was the first sentence out of former Jupiter Christian star Will Powers’s mouth when asked how life in New England is different from Florida. But aside from struggling with the rude fall weather, Powers excelled at Salisbury (Conn.) School.

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From the Archives: The great story behind Roosevelt Blackmon, Glades Central’s new coach

  • 2:49 pm Wednesday, January 26th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

The following is a profile of Glades Central’s new football coach Roosevelt Blackmon, whose amazing story saw him rise from an assistant equipment manager at small Morris Brown College to an NFL player. It was written by Palm Beach Post columnist Ethan J. Skolnick, who at the time was a staff writer for the Post, on April 15, 1998.

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Virginia Tech makes strong push for West Boca Raton WR Robert Lockhart

  • 1:27 pm Thursday, January 20th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

After having one of the most productive seasons among receivers, West Boca Raton’s Robert Lockhart has some big-name schools highly interested in him.

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Dwyer’s Curt Maggitt delays decision, will make college choice in January

  • 12:38 pm Monday, December 27th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

He had planned all season to make his much-awaited college choice on an outdoors show the day after Christmas, but Dwyer defensive end Curt Maggitt changed his mind. Instead he’ll wait until late January to make his announcement.

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