High School Buzz 

Lake Worth OL/DL James Looney commits to Wake Forest

  • 10:32 pm Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 by Matt Porter

Joe Looney was the rock of Lake Worth’s offensive line before filling the same role at Wake Forest and playing in the NFL.


FAU: No high school football games at FAU Stadium this year

  • 5:24 pm Tuesday, August 14th, 2012 by Jeff Greer

The high school football tripleheader planned for Sept. 8 at FAU Stadium was never as close to happening as promoter Billy Fleming led Palm Beach County football fans to believe, an FAU administrator explained to area coaches and athletic directors in a Saturday e-mail obtained by the Post.


FAU, promotions company close to contract deal to host three high school games

  • 1:55 pm Thursday, August 2nd, 2012 by Jeff Greer

FAU and the Gridiron Challenge Foundation, a high school football promotional company, are close to a contract deal that would allow six Palm Beach County high schools to play at FAU Stadium this fall.


New Lake Worth AD Jessie Hester hires coaches, wants to take charge

  • 10:12 am Monday, July 30th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Jessie Hester has football in his blood. He wants to make sure all athletes at his new school, Lake Worth, have the opportunity to succeed.

The new athletic director also knows where his fundraising focus will be. [More]

Jessie Hester named Lake Worth AD

  • 11:35 pm Sunday, July 29th, 2012 by Jeff Greer

Jessie Hester is at his third high school in three years, but his new home has provided him with new roles.


Hoops: Murray Smith leaves Summit Christian, close to Lake Worth job

  • 3:48 pm Friday, July 20th, 2012 by Jeff Greer

Longtime Palm Beach County basketball coach Murray Smith has left Summit Christian.


Boys’ hoops coaching changes: Nappi (West Boca), Cavanagh (Lake Worth) step down

  • 6:06 pm Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 by Jeff Greer

Joe Nappi has resigned West Boca Raton’s boys’ basketball coach, Athletic Director Randy Kalman confirmed Wednesday. Last week, Mike Cavanagh confirmed that he’d stepped down as Lake Worth’s boys’ hoops coach in early April.


USA Football study: Lake Worth, Pahokee two of 2012 NFL Draft’s top producers

  • 10:17 am Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 by Matt Porter

According to a study released by USA Football, Lake Worth and Pahokee are among 10 high schools nationwide to have at least two alums chosen in the 2012 NFL Draft. [More]

Recruiting notebook: Former Dwyer TE Ben Hall to play for FAU

  • 12:14 pm Monday, March 26th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Ben Hall, who was overshadowed by FSU-bound star Nick O’Leary at Dwyer High, said he has made Florida Atlantic’s football team as a walk-on. [More]

Jessie Hester to coach wide receivers at Lake Worth

  • 11:52 am Monday, March 26th, 2012 by Matt Porter

A day after he was inducted to the Palm Beach County Sports Hall of Fame, Jessie Hester has a new job. [More]