High School Buzz 

USA Football study: Lake Worth, Pahokee two of 2012 NFL Draft’s top producers

  • 10:17 am Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 by Matt Porter

According to a study released by USA Football, Lake Worth and Pahokee are among 10 high schools nationwide to have at least two alums chosen in the 2012 NFL Draft. [More]

Miami Hurricanes suspend Pahokee alum Riquna ‘Bay Bay’ Williams

  • 10:14 pm Friday, March 16th, 2012 by Matt Porter

CORAL GABLES — If the Miami Hurricanes’ women’s basketball team is to reach the Sweet Sixteen round of the NCAA Tournament, they will have to do so without All-ACC senior guard and Pahokee alum Riquna ‘Bay Bay’ Williams. [More]

College football: Several Palm Beach County alums in Battle of Florida

  • 6:14 pm Thursday, January 12th, 2012 by Matt Porter

High school football fans will notice a few familiar names on the South roster for the Battle of Florida, the college football all-star game coming to Boca Raton later this month. [More]

Football: Benjamin, Pope John Paul II, St. Andrew’s, other small schools create independent conference

  • 4:21 pm Monday, January 9th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Benjamin, Pope John Paul II, John Carroll and St. Andrew’s are among 14 schools in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade Counties who have withdrawn from their FHSAA-mandated football districts to create an independent conference.

The move is expected to be announced Tuesday.

The conference, tentatively known as the South Florida Football Conference, will begin play in Sept. 2012 with North and South Divisions competing for an independent conference championship. [More]

Former Pahokee standout Nu’Keese Richardson says he’s quitting football

  • 4:09 pm Thursday, January 5th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Nu’Keese Richardson, a five-star recruit at Pahokee who infamously switched from Florida to Tennessee, then spent time at Hampton and a junior college in Kansas, says he’s done with football. [More]

Former Dwyer standouts Gerald Christian, Robert Clark leave Florida

  • 4:38 pm Tuesday, October 25th, 2011 by Matt Porter

Two former Dwyer High players, Gerald Christian and Robert Clark, have left the University of Florida. [More]

Former Pahokee standout Raheam ‘Trouble’ Buxton dismissed from Western Michigan’s football team

  • 7:59 pm Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 by Matt Porter

Pahokee graduate Raheam Buxton has been dismissed from Western Michigan’s football team, the Kalamazoo Gazette reported. [More]

Statewide poll: Preseason rankings put Glades Central, Glades Day at top of classes

  • 8:49 am Tuesday, August 30th, 2011 by Matt Porter

The first Associated Press Florida high school football poll of the season includes two local schools at the top of their respective classes – Glades Central and Glades Day – and three others in second place. [More]

Rashaun Croney’s injury hurts Pahokee and other thoughts from Pahokee-Jupiter Christian

  • 1:36 am Saturday, August 27th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

PAHOKEE — As his team walked off the field Friday night, Pahokee coach Blaze Thompson asked, “What do you want me to say?”

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