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.


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.