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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

By at August 22, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

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

By at August 22, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

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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Kevin Perkins Golf Academy Fall Program To Begin

By at August 22, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Starting Tuesday, Sept. 2 and Thursday, Sept. 4, the Kevin Perkins Golf Academy will again be conducting its popular Junior After-School Fall Golf Program at the Binks Forest Golf Club in Wellington. The Junior After-School Fall Program is open to boys and girls ages 7 to 17 and will take place on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The Binks more...

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Wellington Gym Closure, Labor Day Schedule

By at August 22, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The Wellington gymnasiums at Village Park on Pierson Road will be closed beginning Thursday, Aug. 28 through Monday, Sept. 1 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. As in past years, during this time, annual scheduled maintenance will be performed on the gym floor surfaces. The gyms will re-open on Tuesday, Sept. 2 for regular programming. Program registrations can more...

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Fun Time At Lion Country Safari Camp

By at August 22, 2014 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Fun Time At Lion Country Safari Camp

Lion Country Safari offered a variety of activities at its weeklong summer camp held Aug. 4-8. Campers fed birds, visited plenty of animals, created arts and crafts projects, splashed in the fountains, and took part in many other educational and fun things. For more info., visit more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , Around Town , Featured , Sports

Campers Visit McCarthy’s Sanctuary

By at August 15, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Campers Visit McCarthy’s Sanctuary

Okeeheelee Nature Center campers took a field trip on Tuesday, Aug. 5 to McCarthy’s Wildlife Sanctuary in The Acreage. Kids got to pet birds, geckos, salamanders, lizards, a snake and a kinkajou. They also got to see and learn about the rescued wild cats that live at the more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , Around Town , Featured , Sports

Seminole Ridge Football Team Preps For Fall Season

By at August 15, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Seminole Ridge Football Team Preps For Fall Season

BY GENE NARDI The fall football season is about to get underway, and the Seminole Ridge High School Hawks have high expectations. Last year, the Hawks were the District 9-8A runners-up and finished the season with a 6-5 record. The Hawks also saw 28 seniors graduate with the Class of 2014, but will return key starters on both sides of the ball. Returning as more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , Sports

PBCHS Gridiron Squad Kicks Off Camp With New Coach

By at August 15, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

PBCHS Gridiron Squad Kicks Off Camp With New Coach

BY GENE NARDI If you ask new Palm Beach Central High School head football coach Tino Ierulli where his squad is at the start of practice, he’ll direct you to the weight room. Weight training may be synonymous with football, but Ierulli is focused on evaluating the talent of his players during camp to determine who will start in the fall. “The transition has more...

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