High School Buzz 

Kc McDermott: Palm Beach Central “working harder than ever”

  • 11:33 am Tuesday, July 31st, 2012 by Jeff Greer

Countless college fan bases are following the recruitment of Palm Beach Central junior Kc McDermott, but that doesn’t affect the massive offensive lineman, who comes from a family known for producing hulking blockers.

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Ohio State alum Keith Byars on Jim Tressel: ‘I know he’ll land safely’

  • 2:36 pm Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 by Matt Porter

Boca Raton head coach Keith Byars, an Ohio State alum and 13-year NFL veteran, was disappointed to hear the news of former Ohio State coach Jim Tressel’s resignation. [More]

Should college football players be paid? Palm Beach County high school players weigh in

  • 2:33 pm Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 by Matt Porter

With the news of Ohio State head football coach Jim Tressel’s resignation, the issue of college football players being paid or receiving other benefits has come into focus. [More]

Palm Beach Central WR Angelo Jean-Louis commits to Miami

  • 2:43 pm Thursday, April 28th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

Palm Beach Central athlete Angelo Jean-Louis committed to Miami Thursday, ending what could have been one of the more intense recruiting battles this year.

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Catching up with Florida State commit Nick O’Leary

  • 2:34 pm Monday, January 31st, 2011 by Matt Porter

For a story that will run in tomorrow’s Palm Beach Post (and can be viewed now at PBGametime), Seminoles writer Tom D’Angelo sat down with Dwyer senior Nick O’Leary, who on Jan. 22 announced his commitment to FSU. O’Leary spoke about FSU, the recruiting process and his new teammates. Here are the highlights: [More]

Santonio Holmes brings attention to the Glades from New York City

  • 3:48 pm Friday, January 7th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

A story in Newsday, Long Island’s daily newspaper, delves into the meaning behind the tattoos on the hands of Glades Central great Santonio Holmes, who is now the star receiver for the New York Jets.

Of course they have everything to do with The Muck.

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Recruiting: Nick O’Leary leaning FSU, official visits for Big Three, other D-I Dwyer possibilities

  • 4:10 pm Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 by Matt Porter

In his 15th year at Dwyer, coach Jack Daniels could set a record, of sorts.

In 2001, Daniels’ team graduated seven Division I scholarship athletes, the most in his tenure. Next fall, Dwyer could could see as many as nine more alums playing D-I ball, the most in school history. [More]

Quick hits from Dwyer’s 26-22 loss to Cleveland-Glenville

  • 7:46 pm Monday, September 6th, 2010 by Matt Porter

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Jack Daniels was asked before the game if his team would have trouble keeping its emotions in check.

“We’ll find out,” he said. “They might not be.”

Dwyer had every reason to uncheck its emotions after this one. [More]

Live blog: Dwyer vs. Cleveland-Glenville at Ohio State University

  • 7:30 am Monday, September 6th, 2010 by Matt Porter

COLUMBUS, Ohio — I thought about calling this ‘Dispatches from Columbus.’

Why? Because the newspaper of record here is The Columbus Dispatch and I am a nerd.

I’ll rein it in, though. What you want to know is how the local kids are doing up here, so I’ll provide updates all day in this space, including pregame notes and a live game blog. Check back throughout the day for all the fun. [More]

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]