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Football: Atlantic rises; American Heritage, Dwyer, Pahokee hold steady in latest AP Poll

  • 7:53 pm Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein

Atlantic moved up a spot, and American Heritage, Dwyer and Pahokee maintained their positions in the Associated Press state football poll that was released Tuesday.

The Eagles, who hold the top spot in the Post’s Top 10, moved up one spot to No. 4 in Class 8A. The Panthers held their No. 2 spot from a week ago, trailing only powerhouse Fort Lauderdale-St. Thomas Aquinas. In Class 3A, the Stallions stuck at No. 4. The Blue Devils held on to the No 3 spot in Class 1A, as well.

In addition to the four ranked county teams, Oxbridge Academy was the leading [More]

Football: Atlantic, Dwyer move up; Pahokee, American Heritage maintain spots in AP poll

  • 7:30 am Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Atlantic moved up a spot to No. 6 in this week's AP Class 8A state football poll. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

Atlantic and Dwyer continue to rise, while Pahokee and American Heritage maintained their spots in the AP state football poll released Tuesday. [More]

Football: Atlantic enters AP Class 8A state poll; American Heritage, Dwyer, Pahokee also ranked

  • 7:30 am Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Atlantic moved into the AP Class 8A state football Tuesday. The Eagles are ranked No. 8. (Post staff)

Atlantic’s big win over Wellington last week vaulted the Eagles into the Associated Press Class 8A state football poll released Tuesday. [More]

AP pre-season football rankings include American Heritage, Dwyer, Wellington

  • 7:30 am Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Dwyer earned a No. 5 state ranking in the AP state pre-season Class 7A poll. (Photo by Richard Graulich)

American Heritage picked up where it left off last season, earning the No. 2 ranking in the Associated Press Class 3A state high school football poll released Monday. [More]

Weekend Rewind: 4 takeaways from the third round of the playoffs

  • 8:41 am Saturday, November 29th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner and Anthony Chiang
Jean Rene and Wellington had a tough night against Pembroke Pines-Flanagan on Friday in a Class 8A regional final. (Photo by Damon Higgins)

After a tough night of football on Friday for Palm Beach County teams, just one – American Heritage – remains alive in the post-season. [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]

Football: Royal Palm Beach back in Class 7A state poll

  • 4:13 pm Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Royal Palm Beach will begin the playoffs as one of the state’s top Class 7A teams.

After ending the regular season on a five-game winning streak to claim the District 13-7A crown, the Wildcats jumped into the latest Associated Press state football rankings released Tuesday. Royal Palm Beach came in at No. 10 in the Class 7A poll. [More]

Football: Final 2014 district standings and first-round playoff matchups

  • 1:31 pm Sunday, November 9th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

The playoffs are finally here.

Below are the final district standings for the 2014 season, including all of the first-round playoff matchups involving Palm Beach County’s districts. [More]