High School Buzz 

Football: Dwyer to hold Matt Elam Appreciation Night

  • 12:31 pm Saturday, January 25th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Just four years after graduating from Dwyer, former Panthers standout Matt Elam will make his return. [More]

Matt Elam joins select club: Palm Beach County NFL Draft first-rounders

  • 2:48 pm Saturday, April 27th, 2013 by Matt Porter

Matt Elam was hanging out at Dwyer High on Thursday, watching a regional track meet. His former football coach, Jack Daniels, said Elam left around 7 p.m. He went home to Riviera Beach to watch the NFL Draft with family and friends.

Once Daniels got home that night, he watched the draft until the 26th pick — he fell asleep. Early the next morning, he awoke to news that would make any coach proud.

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Former Dwyer standout and Florida Gators safety Matt Elam named first-team All-America

  • 10:44 pm Tuesday, December 11th, 2012 by Post Staff

Safety Matt Elam spent the season piling up big plays for the Florida Gators’ defense. Now, the former Dwyer High School standout is racking up the post-season awards.
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American Heritage RB Greg Bryant: a once-in-a-decade prospect?

  • 6:02 pm Thursday, February 9th, 2012 by Matt Porter

American Heritage running back Greg Bryant is the top-rated prospect in Palm Beach County for next season. According to Rivals.com’s database, he could be the area’s best in more than 10 years. [More]

Glades Central’s William Likely named Florida Gatorade Player of the Year

  • 6:57 pm Thursday, December 1st, 2011 by Matt Porter

It didn’t take William Likely long to make his mark on the 2011 season.

On the first play of Glades Central’s much-hyped Labor Day game against Dwyer, Likely ran back the kickoff 99 yards for a touchdown. He added a spectacular 45-yard touchdown catch in the fourth quarter that made ESPN SportsCenter’s top 10 plays of the day. [More]

Florida Gators face Dwyer grad Curt Maggitt of Tennessee, aka the ‘one who got away’

  • 7:11 pm Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 by Post Staff

GAINESVILLE — The biggest recruiting score in Tennessee coach Derek Dooley’s two years with the program might have been wrestling Curt Maggitt away from Florida.
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Coach: ESPN spotlight creates unfair advantage for Dwyer, Glades Central

  • 2:14 pm Wednesday, August 24th, 2011 by Matt Porter

Apparently, not everyone is excited about seeing two local teams battle on national television.

In an extremely candid interview with the Post this morning, Park Vista coach Brian Dodds had no problem expressing his feeling on Dwyer and Glades Central’s Labor Day showdown. [More]

First UF depth chart features multiple area stars

  • 6:26 pm Monday, August 30th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

The Florida Gators released their first depth chart for the 2010 season on Monday, and several area products are high on the lists at their positions.

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Park Vista star Tre Mason isn’t rushing to make a decision

  • 12:27 am Thursday, August 12th, 2010 by Matt Porter

If Tre Mason is feeling the heat, he hides it well.

Park Vista’s star running back has scholarship offers from “every school east of the Mississippi.” On Facebook and fan sites, classmates and college football fans want to know where he’s going. A local media outlet reported he already made up his mind, leading to a frenzy of texts and Facebook messages. [More]

Lane Kiffin still keeping an eye on Palm Beach County

  • 3:38 pm Monday, April 5th, 2010 by Jason Lieser

Lane Kiffin is 2,700 miles away from South Florida, but that does not mean he is finished recruiting Palm Beach County.
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