High School Buzz 

Football: Olympic Heights coach Ray Berger steps down after one season

  • 9:16 am Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner

Olympic Heights football coach Ray Berger has resigned after one season, he confirmed Wednesday. [More]

Football: Ray Berger named new Olympic Heights head coach

  • 11:57 am Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

With less than a week before the start of fall practice, Olympic Heights was forced to hire a new head football coach.

The Lions made the move Tuesday, naming Ray Berger as their new coach.

Berger will replace Dale Williams, who was forced to resign last week after “taking a job outside of teaching.” Williams did not coach a regular-season game at Olympic Heights, as he was hired by the school in March.

“With the job that I took, I couldn’t guarantee that I would be there every day,” Williams said. “I had to turn in my resignation.”

Berger, 51, had interviewed for [More]

Spanish River hires Rod Payne as head football coach

  • 5:08 pm Wednesday, March 14th, 2012 by Jeff Greer

It didn’t take long for Rod Payne to land on his feet after Howard Schnellenberger retired as Florida Atlantic’s head football coach.


Spanish River head coach Ray Berger resigns

  • 2:18 pm Monday, November 14th, 2011 by Matt Porter

After Spanish River’s most successful season in recent memory, head coach Ray Berger resigned.

Berger, who will remain a physical education teacher at the Boca Raton school, informed the school’s administration of his decision Monday morning. [More]

After two winless seasons, Spanish River (2-0) feeling the momentum

  • 11:49 pm Friday, September 9th, 2011 by Matt Porter

Times were hard for Spanish River.

Oh, were they ever hard.

Two winless seasons. Oh-and-10 in 2010. Oh-and-10 in 2009. A measly 48 points-for last year, 34 the year before that. They were shut out five times — half their games — in both years [More]

Schneider Done at Spanish River; Berger Named Coach

  • 12:01 pm Monday, December 8th, 2008 by Jason Lieser

After winning one game in two seasons with Spanish River, head football coach Perry Schneider stepped down Monday.