High School Buzz 

FHSAA releases new finalized football districts

  • 2:33 pm Friday, January 23rd, 2015 by Anthony Chiang

The Florida High School Athletic Association released the state’s finalized football districts Friday, and there are a few big changes involving Palm Beach County teams. [More]

Girls Hoops: Inside the 2015 district tournaments

  • 2:00 pm Friday, January 23rd, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Palm Beach Lakes and star guard Kayla Thigpen (11) are the top seed in the District 13-7A title. (Photo by Damon Higgins)

The high school girls basketball postseason is about to begin.

District tournaments begin Monday and will run until Saturday. Only the top two schools from each district tournament will move on to the regional quarterfinals.

Here’s a breakdown of the area’s district tournaments: [More]

Recruiting: Palm Beach Central LB Joey Ierulli commits to West Liberty

  • 12:44 pm Friday, January 23rd, 2015 by Anthony Chiang

Joey Ierulli has found a home.

The Palm Beach Central senior linebacker verbally committed to Division II West Liberty University on Friday after visiting the school’s campus this week. Ierulli, who is the son of Broncos head coach Tino Ierulli, is listed as the 53rd-best recruit on the PBgametime Class of 2015 Big Board. [More]

Football: Pahokee hires Alphonso Smith, Jr., as head coach

  • 11:27 am Friday, January 23rd, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Former Pahokee quarterback/defensive back Alphonso Smith, shown in a 2003 game, was named the Blue Devils head coach on Friday. (Post file photo)

The post-Blaze Thompson era has begun at Pahokee. [More]

Boys hoops: John I. Leonard G Mario Saunders passes 1,000-point scoring mark

  • 3:05 pm Thursday, January 22nd, 2015 by Jodie Wagner

John I. Leonard senior guard Mario Saunders reached a career milestone last week, eclipsing the 1,000-point scoring mark. [More]

Girls weightlifting: District qualifying meets set for Saturday

  • 9:41 am Thursday, January 22nd, 2015 by Jodie Wagner

District qualifying meets in girls weightlifting will be held Saturday at Wellington High School and Martin County High School. [More]

Football: Park Vista OL Matt Matulis commits to New Hampshire

  • 1:19 pm Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Park Vista lineman Matt Matulis has committed to New Hampshire. (Photo provided)

Park Vista lineman Matt Matulis committed to the University of New Hampshire over the weekend, Cobras coach Brian Dodds confirmed. [More]

Wrestling: A look at this week’s Palm Beach County Honor Roll

  • 10:04 am Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 by Jodie Wagner

Here is the latest Palm Beach County Wrestling Honor Roll, divided by weight class:

106 – Alex Radli, Jupiter, 19-2; Dylan Morse, American Heritage, 11-0; Jared Abramson, Wellington, 27-6; Charlie O’Neill, Palm Beach Central, 3-0.

113 – Tyler Difiore, American Heritage, 10-1; Andrew Mitchell, Wellington, 21-9; Pablo Asenjo, Forest Hill, 9-1; D’Jon Rivas, Palm Beach Gardens, 2-0.

120 – Colton Macfarlane, Wellington, 24-7; Ryan Textor, Park Vista, 31-1; Kian McClure, Forest Hill, 8-2; Bryce Greene, Boca Raton, 1-2.

126 – Bryce Marcus, American Heritage, 10-1; Bailey Laster, Wellington, 21-10; Serafin Achurra, Spanish River, 9-0; Logan Singerman, Jupiter, 5-4.

132 – Joe Padron, American Heritage, 11-0; [More]

Girls basketball: Palm Beach Lakes ranked No. 1, Oxbridge No. 3 in state poll

  • 7:23 am Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Palm Beach Lakes is tied for the top spot in the Class 7A FABC/Source Hoops girls basketball poll. (Photo by Damon Higgins)

Palm Beach Lakes is tied for No. 1 in Class 7A and Oxbridge Academy is No. 3 in Class 3A in the FABC/Source Hoops girls state rankings released Tuesday. [More]