High School Buzz 

Dwyer’s Joel James, Greg Louis near 100 percent before Dwyer’s TV game

  • 11:39 am Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

It was hard enough to return to practice after more than three weeks off, but the Dwyer basketball team is also dealing with injuries to two key players.

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5 thoughts on Dwyer’s state championship win over Lake Wales

  • 8:55 pm Saturday, March 5th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

LAKELAND — I’ve seen Dwyer play a solid 10 times this year, and none of the opponents I saw pushed the Panthers the way Lake Wales did on Saturday in the Class 5A finals (read more on the game here). And Dwyer still won by 15.

I was courtside at the Lakeland Center, so here are some of my postgame thoughts on what transpired here in Lakeland.

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LIVE BLOG: Dwyer beats Lake Wales for the Class 5A title

  • 2:29 pm Saturday, March 5th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

LAKELAND — This one’s for all the Class 5A marbles. Our top-ranked team all season, Dwyer, takes on Lake Wales in the Class 5A title game. Tip’s set for 3:35. Follow here for in-game updates.

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5 thoughts on Dwyer’s 83-58 state semifinal win over Fort Walton Beach

  • 5:52 pm Friday, March 4th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

LAKELAND — We could use a bunch of words to describe Dwyer’s 83-58 win over Fort Walton Beach in the Class 5A semifinals. Dominant. Overwhelming. Absolute.

But summing up a 32-minute game with single words isn’t fun. Here are some of my in-depth thoughts on what took place at the Lakeland Center Friday afternoon, aside from a rout.

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LIVE BLOG: Dwyer-Fort Walton Beach Class 5A semifinal

  • 10:45 am Friday, March 4th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

LAKELAND — It’s Day 3 here at the Lakeland Center, and the big schools have taken over the arena. Dwyer’s on tap for an 11:30 tip against the Panhandle’s Fort Walton Beach in the Class 5A semifinals. Keep it here for updates.

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Dwyer hoops coach Fred Ross not thinking about retirement

  • 11:09 am Tuesday, March 1st, 2011 by Jeff Greer

He’s been around Palm Beach County basketball for a long time, but Dwyer basketball coach Fred Ross says any rumors about his possible retirement are false.

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Several boys and girls basketball stars to play in Next Level 24 games

  • 10:35 pm Monday, September 6th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

Seven local boys and girls hoopsters will play in the Next Level 24 basketball showcase games, which will be played on Sept. 11 in the Orlando area. Big-time national recruit Austin Rivers headlines the list of players. [More]