High School Buzz 

FSU baseball player, American Heritage alum injured in skydiving accident

  • 12:23 am Saturday, January 5th, 2013 by Matt Porter

Florida State officials say senior baseball player Stephen Spradling is lucky to be alive after a weekend skydiving accident.  [More]

Gruesome injury couldn’t stop American Heritage’s Tyler Provo

  • 1:34 pm Monday, September 3rd, 2012 by Matt Porter

American Heritage senior Tyler Provo was held out of his team’s preseason game, Friday’s game against Atlantic and may miss this week’s game at state power Seffner-Armwood.

Though the Stallions could use Provo, a cautious approach won’t hurt. [More]

Doctor: Concussion baseline testing going well in Palm Beach County

  • 2:27 pm Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 by Matt Porter

Dr. Evan Peck, the sports physician supervising baseline testing for concussions in Palm Beach County, says he’s pleased with the pilot program so far. [More]

Area Pop Warner league to require injury reports to prevent concussions

  • 7:25 pm Friday, June 15th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Concerned about the lack of hard knowledge surrounding concussions in its young athletes, the area’s largest Pop Warner football organization this season will require all teams to provide detailed injury reports. [More]

Pop Warner changes rules to try to protect young players from concussions

  • 3:41 pm Friday, June 15th, 2012 by Matt Porter

As evidence piles up concerning the danger of head injuries in contact sports, the most popular youth football league in America is making a change. [More]

Cardinal Newman may miss two starting linemen against Pahokee

  • 7:32 pm Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 by Matt Porter

Like many small-school teams, Cardinal Newman hasn’t been entirely healthy this season. [More]

NFL, CDC aim to take concussions out of the play

  • 11:52 am Sunday, August 22nd, 2010 by Matt Porter

Here’s hoping the NFL sends one of these to every youth, high school and college team in the country. [More]