- 11:13 am Friday, August 29th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang
Park Vista’s Austin Smith is following up a stellar junior season with a pretty special offseason.
The Palm Beach Post’s 2014 Large Schools Player of the Year was named to the 20-man roster for the 2014 18U National Team, which will compete in the COPABE Pan American Championship in Mexico in September.
Smith is the only player from Palm Beach County on the roster. Only three players from Florida made the team.
Smith turned in a stellar junior season, leading the Cobras to their first state tournament berth since 2011 with a 12-1 record on the mound and a .425 average at [More]
- 1:47 pm Monday, July 21st, 2014 by Anthony Chiang
Palm Beach County will be well represented at the 2014 Perfect Game All-American Classic. [More]
- 10:40 am Sunday, June 15th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang
Trea Turner didn’t wait long to make his decision.
After the Park Vista product was selected by the San Diego Padres with the 13th overall pick of the 2014 MLB Draft on June 5, Turner signed with San Diego for $2.9 million on Friday, according to multiple reports. Turner signed above his assigned pick value, which was listed at $2,723,300. [More]
- 8:47 pm Thursday, June 5th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang
Trea Turner was projected to be a first-round pick in the MLB Draft, but he still didn’t know what to expect.
However, the Park Vista product didn’t have to wait long to hear his name, as the San Diego Padres drafted the 6-foot-1, 170-pound shortstop with 13th overall pick Thursday. Turner was the first player from Palm Beach County taken in this year’s draft.
“I would have never thought I would be going this high in the draft,” said Turner, who became the first player from Park Vista to be selected in the first round. “It’s definitely a little bit of a [More]
- 11:31 am Thursday, June 5th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang
The Dick Howser High School All-Star game has turned into an annual tradition. [More]
- 11:54 am Tuesday, May 13th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang
Only two games stand between Park Vista’s baseball team and its first state title. [More]
- 2:21 pm Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang
With its victory in the regional quarterfinals, Park Vista advanced to the next round and improved its national ranking. [More]