- 2:33 pm Wednesday, October 21st, 2015 by Jodie Wagner
Royal Palm Beach baseball coach Kason Gabbard resigned last week and will be replaced by long-time Wildcats assistant Thomas Coates, the school announced Wednesday. [More]
- 4:12 pm Monday, June 29th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Triston McKenzie has made his decision.
The former Royal Palm Beach pitcher will forgo college baseball to play on the professional level. McKenzie signed with the Cleveland Indians for $2,302,500, according to MLB.com, which is currently the largest signing bonus for a right-handed high school pitcher this year. A source close to McKenzie confirmed the news. [More]
- 10:31 am Thursday, June 11th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
After 40 rounds of selections over three days, nine high school players from Palm Beach County were picked in the 2015 Major League Baseball Draft.
Here’s a chart with all of the info you need to know on each local high school player drafted. [More]
- 11:03 am Wednesday, June 10th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
The 2015 Major League Baseball Draft finally came to a close Wednesday.
After 1,215 total picks over 40 rounds and three days, nine high school players from Palm Beach County were drafted. Six of the players were selected Wednesday.
Over the first two days, three Palm Beach County high school players had been drafted headlined by Royal Palm Beach pitcher Triston McKenzie and Park Vista pitcher Austin Smith, who were both selected on Day 1 of the draft Monday. (Read more about Day 1 here) [More]
- 11:13 pm Monday, June 8th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
As the 2015 Major League Baseball Draft grew closer, Park Vista pitcher Austin Smith and Royal Palm Beach pitcher Triston McKenzie admitted the wait leading up to the big day had been hard.
But once the draft began, the pair of Palm Beach County products didn’t have to wait too long to hear their names called. [More]
- 2:07 pm Friday, May 29th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
A Palm Beach County school could not bring home a state baseball title this season.
But one local team did finish the year in Theprepzone.com state baseball poll’s All-Classification rankings, as Park Vista came in at No. 4 on the list. The Cobras’ season ended with a loss to top-ranked Miami Columbus in a Class 8A state semifinal on May 20. [More]
- 11:40 am Monday, May 18th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
As the summer nears, two Palm Beach County high school baseball teams are still playing.
Park Vista and Royal Palm Beach will represent the county in this year’s state baseball tournament. The state tournament will be played at JetBlue Park in Fort Myers. [More]
- 9:40 am Monday, May 4th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang
Now is when things start to get interesting.
Teams across the state are just two wins away from earning a trip to the state tournament in Fort Myers. Seven baseball teams from Palm Beach County are still alive.
Here’s a breakdown of each regional semifinal matchup involving an area team, including predictions. [More]
- 4:08 pm Thursday, April 23rd, 2015 by Jodie Wagner and Anthony Chiang
A handful of regional softball and district tournament baseball games have been postponed until Friday because of bad weather in the area. [More]