High School Buzz 

Recruiting: Royal Palm Beach OT Fredrick Johnson commits to Florida Gators

  • 9:56 am Sunday, February 1st, 2015 by Anthony Chiang

The Florida Gators’ 2015 recruiting class is starting to take shape.

Entering the weekend, the class was ranked 78th in the country behind schools like Florida Atlantic, Temple and Western Michigan, according to 247Sports.

But Royal Palm Beach offensive tackle Fredrick Johnson improved that ranking with his decision, committing to the Gators during his official visit to Florida on Saturday night. [More]

2017 QB Toddy Centeio transfers to Dwyer

  • 11:32 am Wednesday, January 7th, 2015 by Anthony Chiang

Dwyer has found its replacement for Daniel Parr.

Sophomore quarterback Toddy Centeio confirmed to the Palm Beach Post on Wednesday that he has transferred from Royal Palm Beach to Dwyer. Centeio’s first day at Dwyer was on Wednesday.

“I needed a change,” Centeio said in a text message. [More]

Recruiting: 2017 Royal Palm Beach QB Toddy Centeio commits to Miami

  • 8:29 pm Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Toddy Centeio didn’t want to wait to make a decision.

Despite being just a sophomore, the Royal Palm Beach quarterback verbally committed to Miami on Tuesday evening, choosing the Hurricanes over schools like Cincinnati, Nebraska and North Carolina State. [More]

Weekend Rewind: 4 takeaways from the third round of the playoffs

  • 8:41 am Saturday, November 29th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner and Anthony Chiang
Jean Rene and Wellington had a tough night against Pembroke Pines-Flanagan on Friday in a Class 8A regional final. (Photo by Damon Higgins)

After a tough night of football on Friday for Palm Beach County teams, just one – American Heritage – remains alive in the post-season. [More]

Playoff Preview: Opposing beat writer breaks down Flanagan, St. Thomas Aquinas

  • 10:15 am Wednesday, November 26th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Just four Palm Beach County teams are left in the FHSAA playoffs and each one takes on a team from another part of the state on Friday.

In order to get to know two of the out-of-area teams, we asked an opposing beat writer to answer some questions on a pair of Broward County teams that will host Palm Beach County teams this week. Here are his answers. [More]

Football: Look Ahead to the second round of the playoffs

  • 10:19 am Monday, November 17th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner
Linebacker Tevon Coney and Palm Beach Gardens will play Wellington on Friday in a Class 8A regional semifinal. (Photo by Allen Eyestone)

Seven area teams advanced to the second round of the playoffs with wins Friday, while an eighth – Jupiter Christian – will move on after its first-round opponent, Hialeah-Champagnat, was forced to vacate its playoff spot due to violating one of the FHSAA’s bylaws.

Palm Beach Gardens and Wellington are still alive in the Class 8A playoffs following victories last week, and will play each other in the regional semifinals Friday. Royal Palm Beach and Atlantic are headed for a showdown in a Class 7A regional semifinal after beating Fort Lauderdale and Pompano Beach-Ely, respectively. Glades Central won its game against [More]

Football: Royal Palm Beach back in Class 7A state poll

  • 4:13 pm Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

Royal Palm Beach will begin the playoffs as one of the state’s top Class 7A teams.

After ending the regular season on a five-game winning streak to claim the District 13-7A crown, the Wildcats jumped into the latest Associated Press state football rankings released Tuesday. Royal Palm Beach came in at No. 10 in the Class 7A poll. [More]