High School Buzz 

Signing Day 2015: Schedule of notable local football signings

  • 12:05 pm Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015 by Anthony Chiang

It’s going to be a busy Wednesday.

With numerous local high school football stars deciding their futures on signing day, it’s an important day for players and college teams around the county.

Make sure to follow Jodie Wagner (@JRWagner5) and I (@Anthony_Chiang) for updates from around the county. We’ll also be pumping constant content onto PBgametime.com throughout the day.

In case you’re interested in when some of Palm Beach County’s football players are scheduled to make their decisions, here’s a schedule of notable ceremonies: [More]

Football recruiting: The fourth edition of the 2015 Big Board rankings

  • 7:30 am Wednesday, January 7th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang and Jodie Wagner

National Signing Day is here, and we’ve updated the PBgametime Class of 2015 Big Board.

The list has been expanded from 50 to 60, as names such as Royal Palm Beach offensive tackle Fredrick Johnson and American Heritage athlete Warren Robinson were added.

The rankings, compiled by staff writers Anthony Chiang and Jodie Wagner, are determined using interviews with coaches, scouting services’ reports and notes collected from the football season. [More]

PBgametime mailbag: Teams to watch in 2015, biggest surprise from 2014, wedding issues?

  • 1:06 pm Tuesday, December 9th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Let’s close out the PBgametime mailbag with a bang.

In the final installment of the mailbag for 2014, we look forward to the 2015 football season, look back at the surprises of this past season, and answer a very tricky question.

The next time you see the mailbag, it will be in a different form. We’re bringing the mailbag to life with videos to answer your questions at the start of 2015. Keep an eye out for it. [More]

Weekend Rewind: 4 takeaways from the 2014 football season

  • 12:56 pm Monday, December 8th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang and Jodie Wagner

American Heritage couldn’t finish the deal.

The Stallions fell to Jacksonville-Trinity Christian in the Class 3A state championship on Saturday, ending the high school football season in Palm Beach County. [More]

PBgametime mailbag: Glades Central, Oxbridge Academy, bad week in Palm Beach County?

  • 12:55 pm Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Palm Beach County’s high school football season ends Saturday.

But the mailbag is still going strong. In this week’s installment of the PBgametime mailbag, we discuss the futures of Glades Central and Oxbridge Academy, and dissect some of Palm Beach County’s football struggles last week. [More]

Recruiting: Glades Central DL Steven Leggett commits to FAU

  • 9:54 pm Monday, December 1st, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

After an in-home visit from Florida Atlantic football coaches on Monday evening, Steven Leggett was convinced.

The 2015 Glades Central defensive lineman verbally committed to FAU just hours later, according to Raiders coach Rick Casko. Leggett chose the Owls over schools like Cincinnati, UNC Charlotte and Marshall. [More]

Playoff Preview: Opposing beat writer breaks down Glades Central’s opponent

  • 4:38 pm Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

The high school football playoffs continue and so does our weekly feature to find out a little more about out-of-area opponents.

Last week, we checked in on Miami Central. This time, we’ll stay in Miami to take a look at Miami-Washington. The Tornadoes host Glades Central in the Class 4A regional finals on Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Traz Powell Stadium. [More]

Football: Look Ahead to the second round of the playoffs

  • 10:19 am Monday, November 17th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner
Linebacker Tevon Coney and Palm Beach Gardens will play Wellington on Friday in a Class 8A regional semifinal. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

Seven area teams advanced to the second round of the playoffs with wins Friday, while an eighth – Jupiter Christian – will move on after its first-round opponent, Hialeah-Champagnat, was forced to vacate its playoff spot due to violating one of the FHSAA’s bylaws.

Palm Beach Gardens and Wellington are still alive in the Class 8A playoffs following victories last week, and will play each other in the regional semifinals Friday. Royal Palm Beach and Atlantic are headed for a showdown in a Class 7A regional semifinal after beating Fort Lauderdale and Pompano Beach-Ely, respectively. Glades Central won its game against [More]