High School Buzz 

Signing Day 2016: Travis Homer (UM) among six Oxbridge Academy players to sign

  • 10:13 am Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 by Jodie Wagner
Six Oxbridge Academy football players signed national letters of intent Wednesday. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

Miami-bound running back Travis Homer and five of his Oxbridge Academy teammates signed national letters of intent Wednesday in a standing room only signing ceremony held in the school’s main lobby. [More]

Football: Who is Palm Beach County’s best defensive lineman?

  • 7:00 am Monday, January 18th, 2016 by Adam Lichtenstein
Oxbridge Academy defensive lineman Victor Alvarez

With the 2015 football season in the rear-view mirror and the Palm Beach Post All-Area teams published, we thought it would be a good idea to let Palm Beach County football fans decide who they think were the best players in the county this season.

Each day, we’ll narrow the selections down to who we think were five of the top players at each position this past season, and from there, you choose who you believe was the best.

Today, we’ll look at defensive linemen. These big guys on the line may not always get the love some other, flashier positions do, [More]

Recruiting: Glades Central’s Ja’kevious Vickers, Oxbridge’s A.J. Garson commit to UConn

  • 3:34 pm Sunday, December 13th, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein
Glades Central running back Ja'kevious Vickers carries the ball against Miami-Washington in the regional final on Nov. 20. (Allen Eyestone / Palm Beach Post)

Glades Central halfback Ja’kevious Vickers announced he had committed to Connecticut via Twitter on Sunday morning.

Vickers visited UConn this weekend and committed when the Huskies offered him a scholarship Sunday.

“Once I went up there, those guys didn’t know me at all, and they made me feel like I was at home already,” Vickers said.

“None of us — me or the other running back — had an offer, but this morning he asked what are we about to do, and that’s when I said I’m going to commit to UConn. It’s like they had the offer out for me, but it wasn’t [More]

Football: Oxbridge Academy DB Traivon Leonard commits to FAU

  • 12:17 pm Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Oxbridge Academy defensive back Traivon Leonard committed to FAU Wednesday. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

FAU picked up a commitment from one of the area’s top defensive backs Tuesday, landing Oxbridge Academy junior Traivon Leonard. [More]

Weekend Rewind: Second-round showdowns set; Dwyer faces big test

  • 8:20 am Saturday, November 14th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Boca Raton edged Palm Beach Gardens 27-26 Friday night in a Class 8A regional quarterfinal. The Bobcats will play Atlantic in the second round Friday. (Photo by Taylor Jones)

Round one of the 2015 football postseason is complete, with six Palm Beach County teams advancing to next week’s second round. [More]

Football: Oxbridge RB/CB Darnell Robinson to play in U.S. Army National Combine

  • 4:16 pm Friday, November 13th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Oxbridge RB/CB Darnell Robinson has been invited to the U.S. Army National Combine in Texas. (Photo provided)

A second Palm Beach County football player has accepted an invitation to play in the U.S. Army National Combine in Texas. [More]

Football: Atlantic closes at No. 1 in AP state poll; Dwyer, Pahokee also ranked

  • 7:45 am Wednesday, November 11th, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Pahokee is ranked No. () in Class 1A in this week's AP state football poll. (Photo by Brianna Soukup)

Atlantic goes into the playoffs this week as the state’s top-ranked Class 8A team. [More]