High School Buzz 

Florida State gets early word from Benjamin, Smith, Brutus

  • 8:14 am Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 by Matt Porter

Before 8 a.m. on signing day, Florida State had letters of intent from Treasure Coast defensive backs Keelin Smith and Lamarcus Brutus. [More]

Catching up with Florida State commit Nick O’Leary

  • 2:34 pm Monday, January 31st, 2011 by Matt Porter

For a story that will run in tomorrow’s Palm Beach Post (and can be viewed now at PBGametime), Seminoles writer Tom D’Angelo sat down with Dwyer senior Nick O’Leary, who on Jan. 22 announced his commitment to FSU. O’Leary spoke about FSU, the recruiting process and his new teammates. Here are the highlights: [More]

Colleges get ‘serious’ in hunt for Dwyer recruits; plus Signing Day coverage update

  • 11:04 am Friday, January 28th, 2011 by Matt Porter

Boasting anywhere from 7 to 10 Division 1 senior prospects and a handful of impact juniors, Dwyer is a popular place for college recruiters. [More]

The latest on Dwyer’s top three recruits

  • 1:50 pm Friday, January 7th, 2011 by Matt Porter

Updated Friday, 5:51 p.m.

Dwyer seniors Jacoby Brissett, Curt Maggitt and Nick O’Leary are three of the most sought-after prospects in Florida. While they (and all college-bound seniors) try to make the decision that will shape the rest of their lives, Dwyer coach Jack Daniels spoke at length Thursday evening about their decision-making process. [More]

Glades Central’s Kelvin Benjamin deciding between Florida, Florida State

  • 4:27 pm Thursday, December 2nd, 2010 by Matt Porter

In his three years as Glades Central coach, Jessie Hester hasn’t had a recruit like Kelvin Benjamin. [More]

Dwyer TE Nick O’Leary nominated for 2011 U.S. Army Player of the Year Award

  • 7:38 pm Thursday, November 18th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

The U.S. Army All-American Bowl Selection Committee has nominated Dwyer tight end Nick O’Leary (6-4, 235 pounds, No. 1 on the Big Board) and 15 other high school football players for its 2011 U.S. Army Player of the Year Award.

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Florida, Florida State, Wake Forest hanging out at Dwyer, Glades Central

  • 6:38 pm Friday, October 22nd, 2010 by Matt Porter

Hours before Dwyer departed for an away game at Okeechobee Friday afternoon, head coach Jack Daniels hosted two of the state’s big three football programs. [More]

Dwyer’s Nick O’Leary says he likes Florida State, does not like Florida

  • 11:52 pm Thursday, October 14th, 2010 by Matt Porter

A spot seems to have opened up for Nick O’Leary at Florida. Is he interested?

Nope. [More]

Recruiting: Nick O’Leary leaning FSU, official visits for Big Three, other D-I Dwyer possibilities

  • 4:10 pm Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 by Matt Porter

In his 15th year at Dwyer, coach Jack Daniels could set a record, of sorts.

In 2001, Daniels’ team graduated seven Division I scholarship athletes, the most in his tenure. Next fall, Dwyer could could see as many as nine more alums playing D-I ball, the most in school history. [More]

Lonnie Pryor, Markus White highlight area stars on FSU depth chart

  • 10:32 am Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 by Jeff Greer

Like UF, FSU released its depth chart this week. Several area stars made the list, and a few other notables didn’t. Here’s a rundown:

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