High School Buzz 

Football: Palm Beach Gardens QB JP Caruso commits to Appalachian State

  • 8:29 pm Wednesday, July 17th, 2013 by Jeff Greer

JP Caruso is the top-rated pocket passer in Palm Beach County. On Wednesday night, the Palm Beach Gardens quarterback made one college happy.

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Baseball notes: J.D. Underwood signs with Los Angeles Dodgers; new districts released

  • 5:14 pm Thursday, June 13th, 2013 by Matt Porter

J.D. Underwood is heading to pro ball.

The Palm Beach State right-hander from Palm Beach Gardens High signed a deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers, who chose him in the fifth round (154th overall) of the MLB Draft. [More]

MLB Draft: Palm Beach Gardens alum J.D. Underwood taken in 5th round

  • 7:01 pm Friday, June 7th, 2013 by Matt Porter

It was a storybook spring for J.D. Underwood, who was named the best junior college pitcher in Florida, lifted Palm Beach State to a state title and carried them further to the national junior college final. [More]

J.D Underwood pitches Palm Beach State to junior college state title

  • 5:33 pm Tuesday, May 14th, 2013 by Matt Porter

For the first time in 29 years, Palm Beach State is the champion of Florida junior college baseball.

After losing in the state final last season, the Panthers returned to Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland and finished the job, beating State College of Florida, Bradenton-Manatee 3-0 in the National Junior College Athletics Association Region 8 final. They advance to the NJCAA Division I World Series, which begins May 25 in Grand Junction, Colo. [More]

Looking forward to baseball regionals, looking back at district predictions

  • 11:42 am Saturday, April 27th, 2013 by Matt Porter

A total of 22 baseball teams from Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast made it out of districts and into regionals. Here’s a quick look at what’s ahead. [More]

A double-dip for Palm Beach State RHP J.D. Underwood

  • 3:11 pm Wednesday, April 17th, 2013 by Matt Porter

For the second week in a row, Palm Beach State sophomore J.D. Underwood was named both state and national junior college pitcher of the week. [More]

Text message prank tries to frame football coach for recruiting

  • 12:00 pm Friday, April 12th, 2013 by Matt Porter

A late-night text message popped up on the quarterback’s cell phone.

This is Coach Socha, the message read. Please call me tomorrow about playing football at Oxbridge.

J.P. Caruso didn’t know what to think. Was he, a standout junior quarterback at Palm Beach Gardens High, receiving a recruiting pitch from the coach of the upstart Oxbridge Academy football program – at 2 a.m., no less?

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Former Palm Beach Gardens ace J.D. Underwood throws no-hitter

  • 7:20 am Wednesday, April 10th, 2013 by Matt Porter

Palm Beach State coach Kyle Forbes knows J.D. Underwood is in a groove.

“He’s pitching well down the stretch,” Forbes said.

That’s probably an understatement. [More]

Baseball: The Post top 10, games to watch for Monday, April 1, 2013

  • 4:42 pm Monday, April 1st, 2013 by Matt Porter

Two teams started at the bottom (of the top 10) and now they’re here (in the middle of the top 10).* Let’s take a look at the area: [More]

Dwyer, Palm Beach Gardens to renew football rivalry

  • 11:16 am Thursday, March 28th, 2013 by Matt Porter

One of the county’s most intense football rivalries is back on.

After a two-year hiatus, Dwyer and Palm Beach Gardens will play a non-district home-and-away series for the next two years. [More]