High School Buzz 

Video: A few minutes with Fred Taylor

  • 10:25 am Saturday, September 29th, 2012 by Matt Porter

YULEE — Former NFL, Florida and Glades Central running back Fred Taylor sat down with me for a few minutes at halftime of Friday’s Glades Day-Yulee game. Among topics of discussion: [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]

Three days later, Dwyer QB Jacoby Brissett officially signs with Florida Gators

  • 9:21 am Monday, February 7th, 2011 by Matt Porter

We usually don’t get this deep into details of the recruiting process, but when a four-star quarterback’s status appears to be split between two major in-state colleges, we have to tie up the loose ends. [More]

Glades Central WR Kelvin Benjamin verbally commits to FSU

  • 2:06 pm Sunday, January 9th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

Star Glades Central receiver Kelvin Benjamin verbally committed to Florida State on Sunday. The 6-foot-6, 215-pound receiver took an official visit to Tallahassee this weekend and said he will not take his originally planned official visits to Florida and Miami this month.

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The latest on Dwyer’s top three recruits

  • 1:50 pm Friday, January 7th, 2011 by Matt Porter

Updated Friday, 5:51 p.m.

Dwyer seniors Jacoby Brissett, Curt Maggitt and Nick O’Leary are three of the most sought-after prospects in Florida. While they (and all college-bound seniors) try to make the decision that will shape the rest of their lives, Dwyer coach Jack Daniels spoke at length Thursday evening about their decision-making process. [More]

After talking to Will Muschamp, Kelvin Benjamin delays decision

  • 8:58 pm Monday, December 13th, 2010 by Jeff Greer

Talk about a first impression. After talking to new Florida coach Will Muschamp on Monday, Glades Central wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin has decided to delay picking a college until mid-January at the earliest.

Benjamin had originally planned to announce his choice on Thursday at the Glades Central gymnasium.

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