High School Buzz 

Glades Central WR Kelvin Benjamin verbally commits to FSU

  • 2:06 pm Sunday, January 9th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

Star Glades Central receiver Kelvin Benjamin verbally committed to Florida State on Sunday. The 6-foot-6, 215-pound receiver took an official visit to Tallahassee this weekend and said he will not take his originally planned official visits to Florida and Miami this month.

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Royal Palm Beach names Willie Bueno head football coach

  • 7:51 pm Tuesday, January 4th, 2011 by Matt Porter

With three football state championships on his resume, Willie Bueno is undaunted about taking over a struggling Royal Palm Beach program. [More]

Glades Central fires third-year coach Jessie Hester

  • 2:12 pm Friday, December 17th, 2010 by Post Staff

By Matt Porter and Jeff Greer | Updated 5:32 p.m.

Six days after losing in the state final for the second year in a row, Glades Central fired head football coach Jessie Hester. [More]

After talking to Will Muschamp, Kelvin Benjamin delays decision

  • 8:58 pm Monday, December 13th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

Talk about a first impression. After talking to new Florida coach Will Muschamp on Monday, Glades Central wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin has decided to delay picking a college until mid-January at the earliest.

Benjamin had originally planned to announce his choice on Thursday at the Glades Central gymnasium.

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Jupiter Christian’s Trey Pendergrass a finalist for Florida’s Mr. Football award

  • 2:42 pm Monday, December 13th, 2010 by Matt Porter

Jupiter Christian’s Trey Pendergrass is the Class 1B Player of the Year, making him a finalist for Florida’s Mr. Football award. [More]

Glades Central WR Kelvin Benjamin to announce his college choice Thursday

  • 11:41 pm Sunday, December 12th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

Updated on Monday, Dec. 13, at 11:30 p.m.

NOTE: After talking to new Florida coach Will Muschamp, Kelvin Benjamin has delayed the announcement of his college choice. Read here for more.

Highly touted Glades Central receiver Kelvin Benjamin said he will make his college choice at the Glades Central High School gymnasium on Thursday at 4 p.m.

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5 thoughts about Glades Central vs. Cocoa and predictions for next year

  • 2:39 am Sunday, December 12th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

ORLANDO — I’ve got a lot to write about Cocoa’s stunning 14-13 win over Glades Central in the Class 2A championship game. And some ridiculously early predictions to make about next season.

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2010 States: Pregame Primer for Glades Central-Cocoa

  • 4:11 pm Saturday, December 11th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

The first day is in the books in Orlando. Glades Day repeated as state champs, winning its seventh title in school history. American Heritage came out flat and lost 27-10 to Jacksonville-Trinity Christian.

But now we get Glades Central-Cocoa: The Rematch. Last year Cocoa won 27-13. Glades Central has been thinking about its chance for revenge since last year. Here are some pregame thoughts on tonight’s contest.

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Cocoa RB Chevelle Buie to miss Saturday’s title game vs. Glades Central

  • 2:30 am Friday, December 10th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

The Florida Today newspaper of Brevard County reported late Thursday that Cocoa running back Chevelle Buie will sit out of Saturday’s Class 2A championship game against Glades Central.

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5 thoughts from Glades Central’s win over Tampa-Robinson

  • 1:21 am Saturday, December 4th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

TAMPA — It was the rematch Tampa-Robinson craved. Glades Central, in Robinson’s backyard, with a state-title berth on the line. A chance at redemption. Last year, Glades Central smoked Robinson, 33-0, in Belle Glade. In the very same round. [More]