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WHS Wolverines Coast To Kickoff Classic Victory

By at August 29, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

WHS Wolverines Coast To Kickoff Classic Victory

BY GENE NARDI The Wellington High School varsity football squad hosted Olympic Heights High School in a kickoff classic game on Friday, Aug. 22 and coasted to a 32-0 victory over the Lions. Preseason football games are no stranger to early mistakes as teams prepare for the regular season, but Wellington appeared to eventually shake out the jitters. Wolverine more...

Sports , Wellington

Hawks Defeat South Plantation In Pre-Season Game

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Hawks Defeat South Plantation In Pre-Season Game

BY GENE NARDI The Seminole Ridge High School varsity football team hosted Broward’s South Plantation on Friday, Aug. 22 in a preseason match-up. The Hawks edged the Paladins 24-20 for the win before a capacity crowd at Callery-Judge Stadium. Although Seminole Ridge never trailed in the contest after a pair of scores by running backs Kerrith Whyte and Dalton Case, more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , Sports

AYSO 1521 To Launch Program For Special Needs Players

By at August 29, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

American Youth Soccer Organization Region 1521 is launching a new program for special-needs players. AYSO’s VIP (Very Important Player) program provides a great soccer experience for children and adults whose physical or mental disabilities make it difficult to participate on mainstream teams. The volunteer-run teams can include individuals who are blind or more...

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Wellington’s American Legion Baseball Team Wins State Title

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Wellington’s American Legion Baseball Team Wins State Title

The Chris Reyka Memorial Wellington Post 390 American Legion Baseball team just completed its third season with a second District 11 championship win over Boynton Beach Post 164. The team then advanced to the state tournament, where they defeated Port St. Lucie Post 318 by a score of 5-1 to capture its first Florida state title. “I’m very proud of these boys,” more...

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PGA Pro Awards Four Scholarships

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PGA Pro Awards Four Scholarships

PGA Tour Professional Brooks Koepka recently awarded scholarships to four Junior Golf Foundation of America golfers. Koepka’s goal was to give back to the program that gave him a start in his golf career. Tyler McMahon received a college scholarship awarded to a Junior Golf Foundation member who is attending college without pursuing golf. Drax Dietz, along with Pam and more...

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Fun Activities At Our Kids World

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Fun Activities At Our Kids World

Our Kids World Family Fun Fest took place last weekend at the South Florida Fairgrounds. Children 12 and under enjoyed hands-on educational activities and entertainment, met sports mascots and television characters, and had fun bouncing around in the inflatable Fun Zone. For more info., visit more...

Around Town , Featured , Royal Palm Beach , Sports

Wolverines Football Team Ready For The Fall Season

By at August 22, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Wolverines Football Team Ready For The Fall Season

BY GENE NARDI The Wellington High School varsity football squad has been in training camp for the past several weeks, in preparation for the fast-approaching fall season. The Wolverines are in what is arguably one of the toughest districts in the county, accompanied by the defending District 9-8A champions and state semifinalists Palm Beach Gardens, district more...

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RPBHS Football Squad Eyes District Title And Beyond

By at August 22, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

RPBHS Football Squad Eyes District Title And Beyond

BY GENE NARDI If you visit Royal Palm Beach High School’s football camp, you will understand why the team is on a mission toward success. Last year, the Wildcats finished with an impressive 8-2 record but fell short of the playoffs, something head coach Willie Bueno stressed that the returning players have not forgotten. “We’re in a seven-team district, and more...

Royal Palm Beach , Sports

Little League Team Wins District Title

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Little League Team Wins District Title

The Wellington Little League Baseball Senior Division (14-16) recently captured the District 7 Championship by defeating Boca Raton 8-2. The championship was the second in two seasons for the Wellington team. The team, managed by Tony Viscusi and coached by Drew Garrell and Dave Black, moved on to the Section 2 tournament in Port St. Lucie, where they finished second. more...

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Great Open Showing For Wellington Wrestling Club

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Great Open Showing For Wellington Wrestling Club

The Wellington Wrestling Club competed at the Wellington Summer Open last Saturday and had a number of wrestlers earn medals. Champions were Adam Stowell (fifth grade, 65 pounds), Chakiris Townsend (fifth grade, 70 pounds), Jared Abramson (ninth grade, 110 pounds) and Colton Macfarlane (11th grade, 130 pounds). Second place medal winners were Carson Stewart (second more...

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