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Wellington Beats P.B. Gardens To Claim District Title

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Wellington Beats P.B. Gardens To Claim District Title

BY GENE NARDI The Wellington High School boys basketball team took on district foe Palm Beach Gardens High School in the title game at Jupiter High School on Friday, Feb. 5 and won their third consecutive title, defeating the Gators 65-46. The third consecutive district title set a school record for Wellington. The Wolverines earned their place in the finals after more...

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Wellington Grapplers Defeat Seminole Ridge 55-20

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Wellington Grapplers Defeat Seminole Ridge 55-20

BY GENE NARDI On Tuesday, Feb. 2, the Wellington High School wrestling team hosted Seminole Ridge High School in a dual meet and defeated the Hawks 55-20. The meet matched up two of the county’s best teams, both ranked in the top 10. With the win, the Wolverines improved their overall season record to 26-6, and the Hawks fell to 14-15. The meet featured some of more...

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Six WHS Athletes Commit On Signing Day

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Six WHS Athletes Commit On Signing Day

BY GENE NARDI Six student athletes from Wellington High School signed letters of intent to continue their athletic careers at the collegiate level on National Signing Day, held Wednesday, Feb. 3. Riley Nicholson signed with Malone University to play soccer. Nicholson helped lead Wellington’s girls soccer team to the final four last season, but missed this season due more...

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National Signing Day At Palm Beach Central

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National Signing Day At Palm Beach Central

On National Signing Day, Palm Beach Central High School boys basketball player Austin Hughes (above) signed with Elizabeth College in New Jersey. Girls soccer player Aubrey Megrath decided on the University of South more...

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Wellington Masters At Deeridge Farms

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Wellington Masters At Deeridge Farms

The 2016 CP Wellington Masters, presented by Sovaro, part of the Longines FEI World Cup Jumping North American league for the 2016 World Cup Jumping Final, was hosted at Deeridge Farms in Wellington from Thursday, Feb. 4 through Sunday, Feb. 7. On Sunday, the featured class was the $200,000 Longines FEI World Cup Jumping Wellington, which was won by top rider Kent more...

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RPBHS Basketball Boys Rally To Defeat Santaluces

By at February 5, 2016 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

RPBHS Basketball Boys Rally To Defeat Santaluces

BY GENE NARDI The Royal Palm Beach High School boys basketball team hosted Santaluces High School on Thursday, Jan. 28, in a battle between two of the county’s top 10 teams. The Wildcats orchestrated a second-half rally to defeat the Chiefs 61-51, capping senior night festivities. Jules Jasmin and John Blanchard combined for 32 points and 12 rebounds to lift the more...

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Lady Wolverines Fall To Gardens In District Final 59-54

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Lady Wolverines Fall To Gardens In District Final 59-54

BY GENE NARDI On Friday, Jan. 29, the Wellington High School girls basketball squad hosted Palm Beach Gardens High School in the District 9-8A title game and lost to the Gators 59-54. The top-seeded Gators had to rally from a 10-point deficit at the half. Second-seeded Wellington (19-8) held onto a 34-24 lead going into the second half. A sluggish third period more...

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Minikus Wins Second Saturday Night Grand Prix In A Row At WEF

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Minikus Wins Second Saturday Night Grand Prix In A Row At WEF

For the second week in a row, top American rider Todd Minikus was the big winner of the Saturday night grand prix on Jan. 30 at the 2016 Winter Equestrian Festival at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center. During week two of the circuit, Minikus topped the $86,000 Marshall & Sterling Insurance Grand Prix CSI 2* riding Quality Girl. For his win in week more...

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Big Win For AYSO 1521 U14 Team

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Big Win For AYSO 1521 U14 Team

The U14 bracket of AYSO 1521 recently took third place in their division at the state games. Congratulations to the team as they compete in their third AYSO National Games 2016 in Wellington in July. Special thanks to coaches Damien Sankar and Joe Shipe, who have both been with the AYSO youth soccer organization for many more...

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Wellington Seeking Instructors For Programs At New Community Center

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The Village of Wellington anticipates the opening of the new Wellington Community Center this summer. The village plans to offer a wide range of programs for babies, seniors, and every age in between. In preparation, the Wellington Parks & Recreation Department is looking for talented independent contractors who would like to share their expertise with the more...

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