High School Buzz 

Boys hoops: Charger Classic back for its 7th year

  • 7:30 am Friday, November 27th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Suncoast's Christoff Nairn is among the state's top players who will compete this weekend in the Charger Classic. (Post file photo)

The Charger Classic returns to Suncoast for the seventh year this weekend, and the event is expected to be a star-studded one. [More]

Cross-country: Boca Christian’s Hindle to compete in Foot Locker Regional meet

  • 3:53 pm Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Boca Raton Christian senior Tucker Hindle will compete Saturday in the Foot Locker Cross Country South Regional. (Photo provided)

Boca Raton Christian senior Tucker Hindle will compete Saturday in the 37th Annual Foot Locker Cross Country Championships South Regional in Charlotte, N.C. [More]

Recruiting: American Heritage’s Devin Singletary commits to Illinois

  • 12:22 pm Tuesday, November 24th, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein

American Heritage’s star running back Devin Singletary plans to spend his college career in Champaign, Illinois. The senior committed to Illinois on Tuesday, as first reported by Scout.com.

“I like the vibe that I have with the coaches,” Singletary said. “Early playing time, and I know a couple people up there, and they told me a lot about the school that I like.”

Singletary, No. 6 on the PBGametime Big Board and a Super 11 pick, also had offers from Florida State, North Carolina, FAU, USF and Temple, among others. Rivals ranks Singletary as a two-star recruit.

Singletary has been an offensive force [More]

Football: Six Palm Beach County players named to The Opening Watchlists

  • 10:45 am Tuesday, November 24th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner

Their season is over, but the honors keep rolling in for six Palm Beach County juniors. [More]

Girls Basketball: Eight county schools rank in FABC/Source Hoops rankings

  • 6:33 pm Monday, November 23rd, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein

The Florida Association of Basketball Coaches and Source Hoops released their first statewide girls basketball rankings Monday night, and eight Palm Beach County schools found their way into their classes’ top 10.

Boca Raton was the highest ranked area school, coming in second in Class 8A. Cardinal Newman was the highest of three Palm Beach County schools in Class 4A, with St. Andrew’s ranked sixth and Oxbridge Academy seventh. Berean Christian ranked sixth in Class 3A, while Grandview Prep and Lake Worth Christian ranked fourth and ninth in Class 2A, respectively. In 1A, Pahokee ranked fifth.

Palm Beach Gardens and Wellington were honorable [More]

Boys soccer: Lakes, Boca top area entering Week 4

  • 12:30 pm Monday, November 23rd, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein

Entering the fourth week of the boys soccer season, two of the best teams from last season remain at the top of Palm Beach County.

Last year’s state runner-up Palm Beach Lakes tops the rankings this week after a perfect 4-0 start to the season, while Boca Raton, which lost on penalty kicks in the regional finals, comes in at No. 2.

Two more undefeated teams — Palm Beach Central and Jupiter — make up the top 4.  With one loss each, West Boca, St. Andrew’s, Royal Palm and Jupiter Christian take up the next four spots. Park Vista and Benjamin, which have [More]

Cross-country: John I. Leonard’s Ilio Sanchez places third at All-Star meet

  • 10:00 am Monday, November 23rd, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
John I. Leonard's Ilio Sanchez placed third at the FACA All-Star Cross-Country meet Saturday. (Photo provided)

John I. Leonard senior Ilio Sanchez followed his 21st place finish at the state cross-country championships with a third-place showing Saturday at the Florida Athletic Coaches Association’s 2015 All-Star Cross-Country Classic in Tallahassee. [More]

Football: Looking ahead to an all-Delray playoff slate

  • 7:00 am Monday, November 23rd, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein

Six teams were left entering Round 2 of the playoffs. Only two remain, and they are both from Delray Beach.

Here are the local teams that are still alive in the FHSAA playoffs after the second round:

Atlantic (12-0): Beat Boca Raton 29-14
American Heritage (9-2): Beat Oxbridge Academy 16-11

Atlantic defeated Boca Raton for the second time this season and move ahead to the 8A regional championship against Pembroke Pines-Flanagan. American Heritage snuck past Oxbridge Academy, avenging its regular-season loss to the Thunderwolves, and will face Clearwater Central Catholic in the state semifinals.

Games of the Week:

Clearwater Central Catholic (12-0) at American Heritage (9-2): The [More]