High School Buzz 

Football: Looking ahead to an all-Delray playoff slate

  • 7:00 am Monday, November 23rd, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein

Six teams were left entering Round 2 of the playoffs. Only two remain, and they are both from Delray Beach.

Here are the local teams that are still alive in the FHSAA playoffs after the second round:

Atlantic (12-0): Beat Boca Raton 29-14
American Heritage (9-2): Beat Oxbridge Academy 16-11

Atlantic defeated Boca Raton for the second time this season and move ahead to the 8A regional championship against Pembroke Pines-Flanagan. American Heritage snuck past Oxbridge Academy, avenging its regular-season loss to the Thunderwolves, and will face Clearwater Central Catholic in the state semifinals.

Games of the Week:

Clearwater Central Catholic (12-0) at American Heritage (9-2): The [More]

Football: Look Ahead to Round 2 of the playoffs

  • 7:00 am Monday, November 16th, 2015 by Adam Lichtenstein

Six Palm Beach County teams advanced to the second round of the playoffs after winning Friday, but that number will shrink after this week, as four of those teams play each other in Round 2.

Here are the local teams that are still alive in the FHSAA playoffs after the first round:

Atlantic (11-0): Beat Wellington 34-0
Boca Raton (9-2): Beat Palm Beach Gardens 27-26
Dwyer (10-1): Beat Pompano Beach-Ely 16-14
Glades Central (9-2): Beat Miami-Gulliver Prep 61-33
American Heritage (8-2): Beat Miami-Westminster Christian 27-19
Oxbridge Academy (9-2): Beat Hollywood-Chaminade Madonna 32-24

Atlantic and Boca Raton made it through their first-round clashes in Class 8A to set up [More]

American Heritage says playoffs opponent had its plays, blames former coach

  • 10:50 pm Thursday, November 29th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Six days after American Heritage’s perfect season ended in a playoff loss to Fort Lauderdale-University School, a controversy lingers regarding a possible unfair advantage.

Stat Tuesday: Breaking down the baseball district races

  • 12:50 pm Tuesday, April 10th, 2012 by Matt Porter

We’re less than two weeks away from the district tournaments, and this is the final week for district games to be played. That means all seedings will be settled this week. Here’s a look at five items of note from this week’s stats report, which is published in the Post on Tuesday:


Girls basketball: District tournament previews, schedule, what to watch for

  • 2:20 pm Monday, January 30th, 2012 by Matt Porter

After a regular season spent duking it out for seeding and finding team chemistry, it’s time for playoff hoops. [More]

FHSAA backs other states in fight over high school sports video streaming

  • 9:02 pm Thursday, January 13th, 2011 by Matt Porter

The Florida High School Athletics Association is standing with its sister organizations in other states in a court case that will determine how the public watches high school sporting events online. [More]

Battle for D-Block: Dwyer’s opponent, Armwood, claims the name

  • 10:08 am Thursday, December 9th, 2010 by Matt Porter

Gotta love nicknames. And there’s no shortage of good ones in our high school football scene. [More]

5 thoughts from Glades Central’s win over Tampa-Robinson

  • 1:21 am Saturday, December 4th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

TAMPA — It was the rematch Tampa-Robinson craved. Glades Central, in Robinson’s backyard, with a state-title berth on the line. A chance at redemption. Last year, Glades Central smoked Robinson, 33-0, in Belle Glade. In the very same round. [More]

Live blog: Dwyer 24, Palm Bay 7 (final), Class 4A regional final

  • 11:34 pm Friday, December 3rd, 2010 by Matt Porter

MELBOURNE — With a dominant effort on defense and three touchdown passes, Dwyer beats Palm Bay 24-7 and will face Armwood in the Class 4A state semifinals. Check out our live blog for a full recap of the game. [More]

Quick pregame slants from Glades Central vs. Tampa-Robinson

  • 7:26 pm Friday, December 3rd, 2010 by Jeff Greer

We’re live at Tampa’s Robinson High School for the Class 2A semifinal between Glades Central and Robinson. It’s a rematch of last year’s state semifinal, which Glades Central won 33-0 in Belle Glade. Here are a few quick hitters from pregame warmups …