High School Buzz 

Statewide rankings update: King’s Academy, Seminole Ridge join the ranks of the ranked

  • 9:26 pm Tuesday, October 5th, 2010 by Matt Porter

Though Dwyer beat Atlantic 41-15 on the road, it lost a spot in the Beef O’Brady’s statewide top 25. Meanwhile, Glades Central moved up, and more on the movement in the Associated Press class polls. [More]

Inside the football rankings

  • 4:25 pm Monday, September 27th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

This week’s top 10 doesn’t have too many changes from last week. Three top-10 teams were idle and two of them played each other. Only one top-10 lost. 

Let’s break down why we ranked these 10 teams and why we didn’t rank a few others.


New statewide Florida prep football polls released

  • 1:20 am Tuesday, September 21st, 2010 by Jeff Greer

Multiple statewide prep football polls came out on Monday following this weekend’s results.


Inside the Week 3 football rankings

  • 6:22 pm Monday, September 20th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

Well, that was close.

American Heritage, last week’s fifth-ranked team, made No. 1 Glades Central (3-0) work for a W. It took a Kirk Gibson-like play from standout receiver Kelvin Benjamin to will the Raiders to a 20-18 win. But let’s be honest: Hosting your first game of the season against American Heritage, the defending Class 1A champs, isn’t a cakewalk.

For that reason, we kept Glades Central in the top spot of our Week 3 top 10 (get stats here, too).


Saturday rewind: Can we get a Dwyer-Glades Central matchup now, please?

  • 12:35 pm Saturday, September 18th, 2010 by Matt Porter

“Can you please tell Jessie Hester to look at his calendar,” came a text message from Dwyer coach Jack Daniels Saturday morning. [More]

Fort Pierce-Westwood football hires new coach Rodrick Lawson

  • 12:22 pm Friday, July 30th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

A little more than a month after Fort Pierce-Westwood football coach Waides Ashmon resigned, the Panthers have a new leader. [More]

One local player makes all-state in Class 3A

  • 1:36 pm Friday, February 12th, 2010 by Jason Lieser

Despite a surprising playoff run by Fort Pierce Westwood, the Panthers landed just one player on the Class 3A all-state team.