High School Buzz 

Video: Derrick Henry vs. Kelvin Taylor in a battle of the backs

  • 4:12 pm Saturday, September 29th, 2012 by Matt Porter

YULEE — An estimated 4,500 fans and a national television audience got a glimpse of two SEC-bound running backs on Friday night. Yulee’s Derrick Henry, an Alabama commit, overshadowed Glades Day’s Kelvin Taylor (Florida) in a 42-6 win. [More]

Video: Derrick Henry’s pregame speech to Yulee before Glades Day game

  • 2:43 am Saturday, September 29th, 2012 by Matt Porter

YULEE — Yulee senior running back Derrick Henry is the tallest player on his team, at 6-foot-3, and weighs a rock-solid 240 pounds. [More]

Alabama’s Nick Saban trying to flip Florida commitment Kelvin Taylor

  • 2:51 pm Monday, September 24th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Give Nick Saban this: he doesn’t surrender easily. [More]

Football: Glades Day and Kelvin Taylor to play Yulee and Derrick Henry on ESPN

  • 8:02 pm Tuesday, April 10th, 2012 by Matt Porter

ESPN plans to televise high school football every week this fall. It appears one of those games will involve Kelvin Taylor and Glades Day.


Dwyer coach Jack Daniels talks Georgia commit Faton Bauta, St. Thomas Aquinas

  • 7:09 pm Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 by Matt Porter

After Tuesday’s practice at Dwyer, coach Jack Daniels talked about the development of senior quarterback Faton Bauta, who recently committed to Georgia, and this week’s opponent in the Class 7A regional final, St. Thomas Aquinas. [More]

Dwyer QB Faton Bauta commits to Georgia

  • 4:54 pm Monday, November 14th, 2011 by Matt Porter

Faton Bauta may be the most intriguing player in this class of Palm Beach County recruits.

The Dwyer senior is a rock-solid 6-foot-3 and 225 pounds. His 40-yard dash time is around 4.7 seconds. He has nimble feet, impressive strength and the endurance to break 20-yard runs right after dragging three defenders with him on an eight-yard carry. [More]

Dwyer OL Patrick Miller commits to LSU; Auburn, Miami were in the mix

  • 8:42 pm Friday, September 9th, 2011 by Matt Porter

Dwyer’s Friday night game with Jupiter was rained out, but there’s still some news coming out of Panthers camp: Star senior left tackle Patrick Miller committed to LSU. [More]

Auburn’s Tre Mason (Park Vista) is SEC co-freshman of the week

  • 11:10 am Monday, September 5th, 2011 by Matt Porter

Former Park Vista star Tre Mason had a memorable college debut, to say the least. [More]

Eddie Lovett, Tony McQuay help Florida capture SEC men’s track title

  • 9:23 am Monday, February 28th, 2011 by Matt Porter

It hasn’t taken Eddie Lovett long to make an impact in college. [More]