High School Buzz 

Game of the Week: Wellington at Palm Beach Gardens

  • 9:37 pm Saturday, October 25th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner
Shannon Patrick and Wellington need a win over Palm Beach Gardens Friday to clinch the District 9-8A title. (Photo by Thomas Cordy)

Wednesday, October 29

We picked every Week 10 high school football game involving a team from Palm Beach County. Check out our picks and get an in-depth breakdown of The Palm Beach Post’s PBgametime Game of the Week — Wellington at Palm Beach Gardens. Also, check out our haunted video focusing on the District 9-8A showdown. Find it all here.

Tuesday, October 28

As part of our Game of the Week coverage, we picked a player from each team to take part in a question and answer session. Wellington WR/CB Jean Rene and Palm Beach Gardens QB Hunter Aranda sat down with PBGametime reporters Anthony Chiang and Jodie Wagner this week to answer questions about Halloween. Check it out here.

Monday, October 27

Take a look at the area’s top Week 10 matchups, which includes the big District 9-8A matchup between Wellington and Palm Beach Gardens.

Sunday, October 26

The District 9-8A title will be on the line when Wellington faces Palm Beach Gardens Friday in this week’s Palm Beach Post PBgametime Game of the Week. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at Palm Beach Gardens High. [More]

Palm Beach Gardens LB Tevon Coney chooses Notre Dame | Video

  • 9:26 am Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

FOR THE UPDATED STORY ON CONEY’S DECISION, CLICK HERE.

After months of weighing numerous offers, Palm Beach Gardens linebacker Tevon Coney made a decision.

Coney verbally committed to Notre Dame in a ceremony held at Palm Beach Gardens High on Thursday. The four-star recruit chose the Fighting Irish over Florida and Miami. [More]

Week 9 Look Ahead: Inside the new Top 10, plus the top games coming up

  • 11:55 am Monday, October 20th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Some teams have already clinched playoff spots, but others are still looking to punch their tickets to the postseason.

Six teams from Palm Beach County clinched playoff spots this past week. Wellington is back in the playoffs after beating Seminole Ridge, and Cardinal Newman upset Pahokee to clinch their spot. Will Dwyer get it done against Atlantic to earn the District 13-7A title this week? It’s going to be fun to find out. [More]

Football: District standings after Week 8

  • 4:06 pm Sunday, October 19th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Teams are starting to punch their tickets to the postseason.

Six teams from Palm Beach County clinched playoff spots this past week. Glades Central and Glades Day took it one step further, clinching district titles and home-field advantage in the first round of the playoffs.

Here are the overall team and district records through the eighth week of the season. [More]

Recruiting: Palm Beach Gardens LB Tevon Coney changes decision date to Oct. 23

  • 7:25 pm Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

(Updated on Oct. 14, 2014 at 7:20 p.m.)

Palm Beach Gardens linebacker Tevon Coney has changed his mind.

After the senior made it known through Twitter on Monday night that he would announce his college decision on Oct. 21, the details have since changed.

Coney has adjusted his decision date, announcing on Twitter that he will instead make his college decision at Palm Beach Gardens High on Oct. 23 at 9 a.m. According to Coney, his decision will be aired on ESPN.

Coney will decide between Notre Dame, Florida and Miami, and he intends to enroll early at any school he attends.

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Football mailbag: Which HS program has the most pull, 8A playoff picture, life’s meaning?

  • 12:34 pm Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

You’ve got questions and we have the answers … most of the time.

In this week’s installment of the mailbag, we pick the high school football program with the “most pull” in Palm Beach County and examine the area’s 8A playoff picture. Also, we try to answer a philosophical question on life. The key word there is TRY. [More]

Week 8 Look Ahead: Inside the new Top 10, plus the top games coming up

  • 10:37 am Monday, October 13th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Playoff spots are on the line this week.

Will Wellington clinch a trip to the playoffs for the first time since 2010 this week? Can Pahokee keep its playoff hopes alive with a win over Cardinal Newman? Which team will survive the district showdown between Atlantic and West Boca Raton? We’ll know the answers to these questions in just a few days. [More]

Football: American Heritage makes debut in AP state poll; Glades Central returns to rankings

  • 4:42 pm Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

It took six weeks of football, but American Heritage finally made its first appearance in the Associated Press state football rankings. [More]

Football: District standings after Week 6

  • 4:27 pm Sunday, October 5th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang
American Heritage moved up to No. 3 in the Class 3A poll. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

After a Week 6 full of big district games, the standings look a little different this week.

Let’s take a look at overall team and district records through the sixth week of the season. [More]