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WHS Soccer Girls Defeat Boca 4-1 To Win District Title

By at January 23, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

WHS Soccer Girls Defeat Boca 4-1 To Win District Title

BY GENE NARDI The Wellington High School girls soccer team defeated Boca Raton High School 4-1 on Friday, Jan. 16 to claim the District 11-5A crown. WHS students and alumni gathered to watch the championship match. The second-seeded Wolverines had eliminated Park Vista High School 2-0 in the semifinals, while the third-seeded Bobcats upset the top seed, district more...

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Lady Broncos Basketball Team Defeats Seminole Ridge

By at January 23, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Lady Broncos Basketball Team Defeats Seminole Ridge

BY GENE NARDI On Thursday, Jan. 15, the Palm Beach Central High School girls basketball team hosted Seminole Ridge High School and bested the Hawks 54-11. The seventh-ranked Lady Broncos jumped out to a 15-4 lead in the first quarter. It was a lead that they never gave up. The Palm Beach Central offense proved too much for the Seminole Ridge defense. In addition, more...

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WHS Player Attends Under Armour Baseball Tourney

By at January 23, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

WHS Player Attends Under Armour Baseball Tourney

Wellington High School senior Matthew Miller has just returned from his trip to the 2015 Under Armour All-American Tournament at Cubs Park in Mesa, Arizona. The event was held Jan. 16 through Jan. 18 at the Chicago Cubs Spring Training Facility. Miller was one of approximately 300 high school baseball players from across the United States, Puerto Rico and Latin America more...

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Ian Millar And Dixson Win Wellington Equestrian Realty Grand Prix

By at January 23, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Ian Millar And Dixson Win Wellington Equestrian Realty Grand Prix

Canada’s Ian Millar was the winner of last Saturday night’s $50,000 Wellington Equestrian Realty Grand Prix CSI 2* aboard Ariel and Susan Grange’s Dixson during week two of the 2015 Winter Equestrian Festival. In a five-horse jump-off, Millar and Dixson topped the class by two one-hundredths of a second over Brianne Goutal aboard Remarkable Farms LP’s Zernike more...

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WHS Wrestlers Fourth At Gateway

By at January 23, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

WHS Wrestlers Fourth At Gateway

The Wellington High School wrestling team placed fourth with a 6-3 record at the 24-team Troy Smith Duals at Gateway High School last weekend. Wellington’s three losses were twice to South Dade (returning state champions and ranked No. 7 in the nation) and in the third-place match to Lake Highland Prep (currently ranked No. 1 in the state’s 1A rankings). It was more...

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Epic Gymnastics Ready For Season

By at January 23, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Epic Gymnastics Ready For Season

Only open two years, Epic Gymnastics of Palm Beach has already made headlines for the team’s accomplishments. Epic is the Level 5 USAG Florida champions, earning the first-place team title. The Level 3 team won third place in the state, while Level 2 took fourth place. The Epic gymnasts in levels 1 through 5 competing last season won 57 gold medals, 41 silvers and 35 more...

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Merchant Hub Notches First Win, Defeating Flex Jet 11-8 At IPC

By at January 23, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Merchant Hub Notches First Win, Defeating Flex Jet 11-8 At IPC

By Alex Webbe Merchant Hub (Scott Swerdlin, Marianito Obregon, Facundo Obregon and Luis Escobar) recorded its first win of the season in Joe Barry memorial Cup competition at the International Polo Club Palm Beach last Sunday afternoon by downing FlexJet (Melissa Ganzi, Guille Aguero, Miguel Novillo Astrada and Juan Bollini) 11-8. The 19-goal Merchant Hub team more...

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Bassmasters Celebrate Successful Year

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Bassmasters Celebrate Successful Year

The Royal Palm Bassmasters held its annual awards picnic at Robiner Park in Royal Palm Beach on Saturday, Jan. 17. The fishing enthusiasts enjoyed an afternoon of food and drinks while honoring members for the past year’s more...

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Annual All-Star Game Shows Off Local Athletes’ Talent

By at January 16, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Annual All-Star Game Shows Off Local Athletes’ Talent

BY GENE NARDI The 20th annual Palm Beach County All-Star Game was held the evening of Saturday, Jan. 10 at John I. Leonard High School, with the teams divided into North and South, and North routed South 44-7. The North jumped out to an early 14-0 lead, scoring on the team’s first two possessions, and held the South scoreless in the first half. The South closed more...

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Wellington Soccer Club Hosts Annual Soccer Shootout Tourney

By at January 16, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Wellington Soccer Club Hosts Annual Soccer Shootout Tourney

Wellington Soccer Club held its eighth annual Wellington Wave Soccer Shootout Tournament last weekend at Village Park on Pierson Road. More than 250 teams attended the event, including the FC Metz soccer team from France. For more information, visit www.wellingtonsoccer.com. Photos by Andrea more...

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