High School Buzz 

Santaluces, Olympic Heights start school year with new ADs

  • 11:12 am Wednesday, August 14th, 2013 by Jeff Greer

Palm Beach County held its annual coaches and athletic directors meeting last night and several changes were announced.


Football notes: Forest Hill names coach; Olympic Heights players sign

  • 5:41 pm Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 by Matt Porter

By the numbers, Forest Hill is one of the least successful football programs in Florida. The Falcons have won just seven games since 1999, including two in Chris Kokell’s three-year tenure.

Jude Blessington wants to turn it around. [More]

Olympic Heights OLB Werley Placide commits to Bethune-Cookman

  • 11:09 am Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 by Matt Porter

Last weekend, Bethune-Cookman picked up two Palm Beach County standouts in Village Academy quarterback Larry Brihm and Palm Beach Gardens wide receiver Frank Brown. Apparently, they were more successful than previously reported. [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]

The Walkthrough, Week 5: good and bad crowds, sizing up Santaluces, diagnosing Atlantic and Palm Beach Central

  • 5:32 pm Monday, October 1st, 2012 by Matt Porter

In last week’s edition of The Walkthrough, Palm Beach Post reporters Matt Porter and Jeff Greer, along with ESPN 760 high school reporter Wells Dusenbury previewed two big out-of-area games: Fort Pierce Central at Vero Beach and Glades Day at Yulee. Then, they got off-topic quite a few times.


Olympic Heights announces baseball, softball, cross country, girls golf head coaches

  • 9:16 am Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Olympic Heights added four new coaches to its athletic department. [More]

Wrestling: Jupiter Christian’s Jesse Stephanos an All-American

  • 4:31 pm Wednesday, April 4th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Junior Jessie Stephanos was one of four area wrestlers to compete at the National High School Coaches Association tournament last weekend in Virginia Beach, Va. [More]

Olympic Heights LB Devin McKinney signs with Lindenwood-Belleville

  • 2:12 pm Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 by Matt Porter

Olympic Heights senior Devin McKinney will play college football at Lindenwood-Belleville, an NAIA school in Illinois. [More]

Former Olympic Heights coach Mitch Henghold hired as Forest Hill’s defensive coordinator

  • 1:54 pm Tuesday, January 10th, 2012 by Jeff Greer

Mitch Henghold said he needed a break from coaching when he stepped down as Olympic Heights’ football coach in March of 2011.


Olympic Heights names Kevin Fleury head football coach

  • 5:26 pm Friday, December 2nd, 2011 by Matt Porter

Olympic Heights wanted a recognizable figure to be their next head coach. Friday, the school chose Kevin Fleury, who won a 2005 state title at Palm Beach Gardens.  [More]