High School Buzz 

Football: Lou Groza Award nominees announced

  • 7:10 am Thursday, November 5th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Suncoast QB Matt Dame

A quarterback, a wide receiver and a trio of running backs were selected as nominees for the Lou Groza Awards High School Player of the Year Monday. [More]

Football: Finalists released for Lou Groza Awards ceremony

  • 3:17 pm Thursday, November 13th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

With the high school football playoffs beginning this week, the awards season is not too far away.

The Lou Groza Awards ceremony is one of the highlights of the awards season. The annual banquet will be held on Dec. 9 at the Kravis Center.

Along with the Lou Groza Award, which is given to the best collegiate placekicker in the country, the banquet celebrates the top high school players, coaches, teams and place-kickers in Palm Beach County. Finalists were selected by a panel of local representatives of the Palm Beach County high school football community, including head coaches and local media representatives. [More]

Football: Finalists for Lou Groza Awards Ceremony

  • 9:40 pm Monday, November 18th, 2013 by Anthony Chiang

As the end of the football season nears, so does the Lou Groza Awards ceremony. [More]

Semifinalists announced for Lou Groza Award high school awards

  • 4:03 pm Tuesday, November 6th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Every year, the Lou Groza Award is presented to the college kicker of the year. The highlight of the night for local fans is the high school awards ceremony for outstanding Palm Beach County player, kicker, coach and team of the year. [More]

Lou Groza Award list has heavy Florida flavor

  • 8:11 pm Wednesday, July 11th, 2012 by Post Staff

The pre-season Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award watch list has Florida connections all over it.

Five of the state’s seven Football Bowl Series program kickers made the 30-player list, as did two Palm Beach County products kicking for out-of-state schools. The award winner, selected by the Palm Beach County Sports Commission, will be announced at a Dec. 6 ceremony in Orlando.

Football: Lou Groza high school awards finalists announced

  • 6:28 pm Wednesday, November 16th, 2011 by Matt Porter

The Palm Beach County Sports Commission today released the finalists for the Lou Groza Palm Beach County High School Awards. The winners will be announced at the 20th annual ceremony, to be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 6 at the Kravis Center in West Palm Beach. [More]

Football: Lou Groza award finalists announced

  • 3:06 pm Wednesday, November 24th, 2010 by Matt Porter

The Palm Beach County Sports Commission announced the finalists for its Palm Beach County Player of the Year, Coach of the Year, Team of the Year and Placekicker of the Year awards. [More]

Martin Gramatica to speak at Lou Groza Award banquet

  • 1:50 pm Thursday, August 26th, 2010 by Matt Porter

Former NFL kicker Martin Gramatica is the keynote speaker for this year’s Lou Groza Awards banquet, the Palm Beach County Sports Commission announced. [More]

Lou Groza awards: Matt Elam, Jack Daniels repeat; Cody Parkey is top kicker

  • 7:41 pm Tuesday, December 8th, 2009 by Jason Lieser

Dwyer senior Matt Elam, a star on both sides of the ball, won this year’s Lou Groza award for Outstanding High School Football Player. Elam won the honor as a junior, too, and is first player to capture it twice.

Lou Groza Awards chairman: Voters got it right

  • 9:12 am Monday, December 7th, 2009 by Jason Lieser

It’s impossible to please everybody, but Lou Groza committee chairman Bill Davis said the finalists for this year’s Palm Beach County Player of the Year award are all deserving candidates.