High School Buzz 

Spring Football Tour: Despite losing offensive stars, Boca Raton shoots for repeat district title

  • 11:53 am Wednesday, May 12th, 2010 by Jason Lieser

What was a weakness for Boca Raton now might be a strength.

The Bobcats went 9-3 last season, thanks largely to an explosive, multi-faceted offense, but their defense struggled against top-tier opponents.

This spring, with most of his defense returning, Boca Raton coach Keith Byars cites the defense as a big reason his team hopes to repeat as District 8-6A champions.

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Boca Raton vs. Park Vista breaks bad in final 17 seconds

  • 1:21 am Saturday, November 7th, 2009 by Jason Lieser

The District 8-6A clash between Boca Raton and Park Vista presented an opportunity to bury some of the friction between the two programs.

Instead, it appears to have made things much worse.
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Game within the game: Terrell Williams vs. Matt Thomas

  • 6:21 am Friday, September 11th, 2009 by Jason Lieser

When No. 6 Boca Raton visits No. 10 Palm Beach Lakes on Friday, the game pits the Bobcats’ spread offense against one of the area’s best secondaries. There are a lot of big questions heading into this one (How will the Rams try to contain QB Eddie Sullivan? Are the Bobcats good enough up front to slow down Palm Beach Lakes’ running game), but one matchup to watch is Boca Raton WR Terrell Williams vs. Rams CB Matt Thomas.
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Boca Raton coach Keith Byars promises changes

  • 10:03 am Friday, August 21st, 2009 by Jason Lieser

Considering he mentioned Bill Parcells and Bill Belichick as two of his biggest coaching role models, it’s not surprising that Keith Byars is unwilling to divulge many details about his football team.
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