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WHS Flag Football Squad Defeats Royal Palm Beach

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WHS Flag Football Squad Defeats Royal Palm Beach

BY GENE NARDI Royal Palm Beach High School’s flag football team hosted rival Wellington High School Wednesday, April 15 and, despite a late rally in the fourth quarter, fell short 20-14 in the non-district contest. The first quarter ended scoreless, but the Wildcats (2-5) mounted the earliest threat in the second quarter. Royal Palm Beach put a solid drive more...

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Valiente Claims U.S. Open Victory As Polo Season Ends

By at April 24, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Valiente Claims U.S. Open Victory As Polo Season Ends

When it came to the final of the 111th U.S. Open Championships, the third time was a charm for Valiente. After an extraordinarily challenging season, the team won the golden key it had lost twice before. Valiente (Bob Jornayvaz, Alejo Taranco, Guillermo Terrera and Adolfo Cambiaso) defeated Orchard Hill (Steve Van Andel, Facundo Pieres, Polito Pieres and Ezequiel more...

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RPBHS Softball Team District Runner-Up After 5-2 Loss

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RPBHS Softball Team District Runner-Up After 5-2 Loss

BY GENE NARDI On Thursday, April 16, the Royal Palm Beach High School varsity softball team hosted the District 13-7A playoffs at Vivian Ferrin Park and landed in the finals against nemesis West Boca High School, falling to the Bulls 5-2. The third-seeded Wildcats (14-8) defeated William T. Dwyer High School earlier in the week 5-2 to advance against top seed West more...

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Autism Awareness Event At Wellington Colts Baseball Game

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Autism Awareness Event At Wellington Colts Baseball Game

The Wellington Colts 13U Orange travel baseball team held an autism awareness event at their game Sunday, April 19 at Village Park in Wellington. Team members wore blue autism awareness shirts to honor Bryan Riedell, brother of Colts team member Andrew more...

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Golf Champ At Wycliffe

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Golf Champ At Wycliffe

On Saturday, April 11, the Wycliffe Golf & Country Club hosted Junior Golf Champion Nicklas Staub, who competed in a pro exhibition with Wycliffe staff. More than 250 Wycliffe members showed up to support the 11-year-old golfer. Staub is a world-class competitor with a wonderful career ahead of him, and Wycliffe is excited to have him back for future exhibitions. more...

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Royal Palm Bassmasters Hold Fishing Tournament On Lake Okeechobee

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Royal Palm Bassmasters Hold Fishing Tournament On Lake Okeechobee

The Royal Palm Bassmasters held a tournament March 8-9 on Lake Okeechobee out of the Harney Pond boat ramp. First place was won by the team of Phil Northrop and partner Mike Addie, with five fish weighing 16 lbs., 7 oz. Second place was awarded to the team of Dennis Veclotch and partner Chris Schultz, with five fish weighing 11 lbs., 9 oz. Third place went to the team more...

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Local Twirlers Shine

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Local Twirlers Shine

The Solid Gold Twirlers traveled to Orlando this month and competed in the AAU Junior Olympic qualifier. Solid Gold is based in Loxahatchee and will be traveling to nationals in Virginia Beach in August. Shown here, the Solid Gold Twirlers perform in more...

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Wellington Roller Hockey’s Prowlers Compete In Fort Myers

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Wellington Roller Hockey’s Prowlers Compete In Fort Myers

The Wellington Roller Hockey Prowlers 14 and 16U Travel hockey teams competed in the NARCH Regional Roller Hockey Tournament last weekend in Fort Myers. The 14U Prowlers took second place in the silver division, while the 16U team took first place in the silver division. Shown above are the 16U and 14U Prowlers. Registration is now underway for roller hockey in more...

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Seminole Ridge Boys Volleyball Team Falls To Park Vista

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Seminole Ridge Boys Volleyball Team Falls To Park Vista

BY GENE NARDI On Wednesday, April 8, the Seminole Ridge High School boys volleyball team hosted Park Vista High School in a non-district match-up and fell to the Cobras in three sets (25-8, 25-16, 25-13). The Hawks (1-5) were slow starting and didn’t score a point in the first set until Park Vista was able to fire off a 16-point run. Seminole Ridge managed to more...

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Fourth Straight District Title For WHS Boys Lacrosse

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Fourth Straight District Title For WHS Boys Lacrosse

BY GENE NARDI The Wellington High School boys lacrosse team traveled to American Heritage Delray to play the Stallions in the District 22 finals on Thursday, April 9, coming away with a 12-8 victory to claim the Wolverines’ fourth consecutive district title. “This win is important; we played, in our minds, a tough schedule to be competitors,” WHS coach Joe more...

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