High School Buzz 

Volleyball: Jupiter moves up to No. 21 in national rankings

  • 9:20 am Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 by Jodie Wagner

Jupiter jumped three spots to No. 21 in the CBS MaxPreps Xcellent 25 national volleyball rankings released Wednesday. [More]

Football: American Heritage moves up to No. 2 in Class 3A state poll

  • 4:25 pm Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

For the third consecutive week, American Heritage moved up in the Associated Press state football rankings. [More]

Boynton, American Heritage move up in Florida’s HS Football poll

  • 1:29 pm Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 by Jodie Wagner

Boynton Beach jumped two spots to No. 18 and American Heritage moved up two spots to No. 23 in Florida’s High School Football Top 25 poll, which was released Tuesday.

The Tigers (8-0) defeated Suncoast 42-0 on Friday, while the Stallions (5-1) were idle.

Boynton and Heritage are the only Palm Beach County teams ranked in the poll.

Dwyer (7A) and Clewiston (4A) received votes.

Below is Florida’s High School Football Top 25 poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, rating points and previous rankings. Local schools are highlighted in bold.

Booker T. Washington (20) (4A), 8-0, 500, 1
Miami Central (6A), 7-1, 470, 2
Mainland (6A), [More]

PBgametime mailbag: Team with best receiving corps, who has best shot at perfect record?

  • 1:01 pm Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

District play is getting intense with playoff spots up for grabs.

But let’s take step back for a moment to have some fun with a brand new edition of the PBgametime mailbag. In this week’s installment, we pick the Palm Beach County school(s) with the best group of wide receivers, and we predict the area school with the best chance of finishing the regular season with an undefeated record. [More]

Week 9 Look Ahead: Inside the new Top 10, plus the top games coming up

  • 11:55 am Monday, October 20th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Some teams have already clinched playoff spots, but others are still looking to punch their tickets to the postseason.

Six teams from Palm Beach County clinched playoff spots this past week. Wellington is back in the playoffs after beating Seminole Ridge, and Cardinal Newman upset Pahokee to clinch their spot. Will Dwyer get it done against Atlantic to earn the District 13-7A title this week? It’s going to be fun to find out. [More]

Football: District standings after Week 8

  • 4:06 pm Sunday, October 19th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Teams are starting to punch their tickets to the postseason.

Six teams from Palm Beach County clinched playoff spots this past week. Glades Central and Glades Day took it one step further, clinching district titles and home-field advantage in the first round of the playoffs.

Here are the overall team and district records through the eighth week of the season. [More]

Weekend Rewind: 4 takeaways from Week 8

  • 1:12 pm Saturday, October 18th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner

The 2014 season is winding down, and playoff races are getting tighter. [More]

Game of the Week: Dwyer at Atlantic

  • 7:10 am Saturday, October 18th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Monday, October 20

Take a look at the area’s top Week 9 matchups, which includes the big District 13-7A matchup between Dwyer and Atlantic.

Sunday, October 19

Dwyer has posted an undefeated district record up to this point, but the Panthers still can’t afford a loss in the competitive District 13-7A.

The defending Class 7A state champions will look to continue their dominance of the district in an intriguing matchup with an improved Atlantic team in this week’s Palm Beach Post PBgametime Game of the Week. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. on Friday from Atlantic High.

[More]

Volleyball: Inside the 2014 district tournaments

  • 3:51 pm Friday, October 17th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

The girls volleyball district tournaments are here.

Here’s a breakdown of the schedule and the favorites for each tournament in the area. [More]

Volleyball: Jupiter drops to No. 24 in national rankings

  • 8:58 am Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner

Jupiter fell 20 spots to No. 24 in the CBS MaxPreps Xcellent 25 national volleyball rankings released Wednesday. [More]