High School Buzz 

Summit Christian coach Murray Smith wants to clear the air after post-game press conference comments

  • 4:11 pm Friday, March 4th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

In an animated press conference after his team won the Class 1A state championship, Summit Christian coach Murray Smith made some light-hearted barbs about rival Grandview Prep. On Friday, he wanted to make sure he cleared the air about what he said.

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LIVE BLOG: Dwyer-Fort Walton Beach Class 5A semifinal

  • 10:45 am Friday, March 4th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

LAKELAND — It’s Day 3 here at the Lakeland Center, and the big schools have taken over the arena. Dwyer’s on tap for an 11:30 tip against the Panhandle’s Fort Walton Beach in the Class 5A semifinals. Keep it here for updates.

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Dwyer hoops coach Fred Ross not thinking about retirement

  • 11:09 am Tuesday, March 1st, 2011 by Jeff Greer

He’s been around Palm Beach County basketball for a long time, but Dwyer basketball coach Fred Ross says any rumors about his possible retirement are false.

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Summit Christian, Grandview Prep one win away from anticipated matchup

  • 1:52 am Tuesday, March 1st, 2011 by Jeff Greer

One has to play a scrappy relative unknown; the other gets to take on a three-time defending state champ.

But the prospect of Summit Christian and Grandview Prep getting past their Class 1A semifinal matchups on Wednesday to set up a highly anticipated all-Palm Beach County championship-game showdown on Thursday is too good to ignore.

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Dwyer, Grandview Prep get top-three finishes in Player, Coach of the Year voting

  • 1:09 pm Friday, March 19th, 2010 by Jason Lieser

Dwyer basketball star Jacoby Brissett was the area’s top vote-getter among Player and Coach of the Year nominees, finishing second in Class 5A.
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Jacoby Brissett slumps as Bartow drops Dwyer in Class 5A semifinal

  • 11:01 pm Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010 by Jason Lieser

Throughout his team’s dominant post-season run, Dwyer coach Fred Ross insisted the Panthers had more than just Jacoby Brissett.

But they did not have enough to offset their star’s quiet night against Bartow in the Class 5A state semifinals. Bartow pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat the Panthers, 54-48, at The Lakeland Center.
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Flu sidelines Dwyer coach Fred Ross

  • 5:39 pm Monday, March 1st, 2010 by Jason Lieser

As Dwyer’s basketball team prepared Monday for its fourth final four in seven years, head coach Fred Ross was home with the flu.
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Harris brothers to join Dwyer basketball

  • 6:14 pm Thursday, October 8th, 2009 by Jason Lieser

Tia Harris, a second-team all-area point guard for Martin County last season, and his brother Terrell Harris transferred to Dwyer earlier this year and are expected to join the basketball team.
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