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Wolverines Narrowly Defeat Visiting South Fork 45-36

By at September 19, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Wolverines Narrowly Defeat Visiting South Fork 45-36

BY GENE NARDI Wellington High School’s varsity football squad held its ground in hosting South Fork High School on Friday, Sept. 12, taking a closely fought 45-36 win. Wellington (2-1), coming off a devastating loss to West Boca High School, rebounded by handing the Bulldogs their first loss of the season. Wolverines quarterback Shannon Patrick led the way and more...

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Hawks Finish Strong To Defeat Park Vista 23-14

By at September 19, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Hawks Finish Strong To Defeat Park Vista 23-14

BY GENE NARDI The Seminole Ridge High School varsity football team hosted Park Vista High School on Friday, Sept. 12 and bested the Cobras 23-14 after a rocky start. The strong finish gives the Hawks a 2-1 record on the season, as well as a two-week rest. Head coach Scott Barnwell said the upcoming bye week is much-needed, since the Hawks had several players more...

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Hawks Take Silver In Cross Country Opener

By at September 19, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The Seminole Ridge High School cross country teams took double silver at home in their season opener against Palm Beach Central, Glades Central and Pahokee high schools. On the boys squad, Myles Addison finished third with a time of 17:54, Matthew Eximond took sixth with 19:38 and Kenneth Lutz took eighth with 19:55. On the girls squad, Riley Bresnahan finished with more...

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Berean Christian Defeats Highlands Christian 57-7

By at September 19, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The Berean Christian School Bulldogs football squad pushed their record to 3-0 last week. The team took an early lead and never looked back. Quarterback Chris Mauck kept his aerial attack, going 12 for 17 on 165 yards and three touchdowns. Deryk Racine, who replaced the injured Nick Doucette, stepped in and caught two first-half touchdowns. Joe Hendricks caught more...

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Two Wellington Wrestlers Qualify For National Event

By at September 19, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Two Wellington Wrestlers Qualify For National Event

The Wellington Wrestling Club qualified two members for the Super 32 Preseason National Tournament at a qualifier held recently at Osceola High School. The qualifier had more than 400 wrestlers from Florida and Georgia divided into 14 weight classes, and only the top four in each weight class qualified. WHS seniors Andrew Mitchell (second place, 113 pounds) and A.J. more...

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Berean Receiver Doucette Suffers Injury

By at September 19, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Berean Receiver Doucette Suffers Injury

Berean Christian School standout wide receiver Nicholas Doucette is recovering from a serious injury. Doucette started his 2014 season with a bang. The sophomore spent all summer training, and his hard work had proven successful. In his first two games, Doucette had caught nine passes for more than 300 yards and six touchdowns. Two weeks ago, he made a spectacular more...

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WLMS Gators Baseball Tosses No-Hitter

By at September 19, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Three Wellington Landings Middle School pitchers combined to throw a no-hitter on Friday, Sept. 12 against Osceola Creek Middle School to lead the WLMS Gators to a 5-3 victory to start the season. Jacob Baughman held Osceola Creek hitless over four innings, allowed no runs while striking out seven and walking one. Rhett Crosby and Harrison Ramos completed the job, more...

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Future Heroes Charity Golf Tourney

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Future Heroes Charity Golf Tourney

Wellington American Legion Chris Reyka Memorial Post 390 held annual Future Heroes Charity Golf Tournament on Saturday, Sept. 13 at the Wanderers Club. Awards were given out during a buffet dinner. There were raffles and a silent auction, as well as golf on the greens. Proceeds benefit the Future Heroes Scholarship Fund and local support more...

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Seminole Ridge Hawks Trounce John I. Leonard 35-7

By at September 12, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Seminole Ridge Hawks Trounce John I. Leonard 35-7

BY GENE NARDI The Seminole Ridge High School varsity football squad traveled to John I. Leonard High School on Friday, Sept. 5 and rolled over the Lancers 35-7. Both teams were determined to get their first win of the regular season. Seminole Ridge (1-1) was upset by Boca Raton in its first game. But last week’s matchup had a different outcome, although it did not more...

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Broncos Football Team Stymied By Glades Central 20-0

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Broncos Football Team Stymied By Glades Central 20-0

BY GENE NARDI The Palm Beach Central High School varsity football squad hosted powerhouse Glades Central High School on Friday, Sept. 5 and fell to the Raiders 20-0 before a capacity crowd. The much-anticipated match-up, with new Broncos head coach TinoIerulli facing the coach he replaced at the end of last season (Rod Harris), now the Glades Central defensive more...

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