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Wolverine Lacrosse Squad Falls 15-13 To West Boca

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Wolverine Lacrosse Squad Falls 15-13 To West Boca

BY GENE NARDI The Wellington High School boys lacrosse team played West Boca High School on Thursday, March 19 and fell to the Bulls 15-13. The Wolverines had a brief 2-1 lead just before the end of the first period, but the Bulls tied it at the whistle. In the second quarter, Wellington struggled on both sides of the ball, and the Bulls went on a five-goal run more...

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Area Athletics Honored At County Hall Of Fame Event

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Area Athletics Honored At County Hall Of Fame Event

BY GENE NARDI On Sunday, March 22, local high school athletic programs were honored at the 39th annual Palm Beach County Hall of Fame Banquet, presented by the Palm Beach County Sports Commission. The event honors professional and amateur athletes and coaches from Palm Beach County. 2014 Seminole Ridge High School graduate Morgan Lauer was among the nominees for the more...

Palm Beach County , Sports

New Genbu-Kai Black Belts

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New Genbu-Kai Black Belts

Genbu-Kai Karate is proud to announce the advancement of two adult students to the rank of black belt. Brent Bedwell and Ron Martin were presented their rank of Batto-Do Shodan (first degree black belt). Batto-Do is the Japanese art of cutting with the katana. Bedwell also advanced to the rank of Karate Shodan Ho (preliminary first degree black belt). This initial more...

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Donors Support Give A Buck For Special Equestrians

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Give a Buck for Special Equestrians — a Miami-based nonprofit that supports therapeutic horseback riding and equine-assisted programs throughout Florida and North Carolina — raised more than $20,000 at the second annual Jump for the Children Pony Derby Classic & Gala held March 6 at the Winter Equestrian Festival at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center more...

Equestrian , Sports

Audi Wins Piaget USPA Gold Cup In Thrilling Overtime Match

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Audi Wins Piaget USPA Gold Cup In Thrilling Overtime Match

The final match of the USPA Piaget Gold Cup kept the sold-out crowd of spectators on the edge of their seats on Sunday, March 22 at the International Polo Club Palm Beach. Orchard Hill had just come off a sensational C.V. Whitney Cup victory and was predicted to dominate the match, but Audi proved to be no pushover. Audi started strong, scoring two goals in the more...

Equestrian , News , Sports

Paige Johnson & Dakota Win $127,000 Engel & Völkers Grand Prix

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Paige Johnson & Dakota Win $127,000 Engel & Völkers Grand Prix

American Paige Johnson and Dakota were the big winners in the $127,000 Engel & Völkers Grand Prix CSI 4* last Saturday night at the 2015 Winter Equestrian Festival. Competing in the International Arena at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center, Johnson won a four-horse jump-off, defeating her trainer Kent Farrington with Gazelle in second place. Ramiro more...

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New Golf Pro Invites Community To Visit Polo West

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New Golf Pro Invites Community To Visit Polo West

The Polo West Golf Club, located just off South Shore Blvd. in Wellington, recently reopened under the direction of PGA professional Bob Glickman. Polo West offers a family-friendly 9-hole layout that golfers of all abilities can enjoy at reasonable 9-hole or 18-hole rates. Significant discounts are offered for junior golfers and twilight play. Polo West also more...

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Former Kevin Perkins Golf Academy Student Runner-Up At Honda Classic

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PGA Tour rookie Daniel Berger, 21, is off to a great start, earning more than $1.2 million so far in his first year. His recent runner-up finish at this year’s Honda Classic was a thrill for his fans, friends and family — and for Kevin Perkins, the PGA master professional who took Berger under his wing when he was just 10 years old. “I had the privilege and more...

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Seminole Ridge Baseball Squad Defeats Broncos 1-0

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Seminole Ridge Baseball Squad Defeats Broncos 1-0

BY GENE NARDI The Seminole Ridge High School varsity baseball squad traveled Friday, March 13 to take on district foe Palm Beach Central High School, and held on to edge the Broncos 1-0. The No. 2 Hawks had defeated the Broncos earlier in the season 23-0, but this match-up was a completely different ballgame. Both teams played extremely well defensively through more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , Sports

Palm Beach Central Volleyball Team Falls To The Cobras

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Palm Beach Central Volleyball Team Falls To The Cobras

BY GENE NARDI On Thursday, March 12, the Palm Beach Central High School boys varsity volleyball team hosted Park Vista High School and fell to the Cobras in four sets (25-20, 20-25, 19-25, 29-31). The Broncos started out strong and appeared to be poised for their first victory, as they took the first set 25-20. But both teams then went blow-for-blow as they more...

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