Swoosh for a Cause basketball game set Friday, April 27

BELLE GLADE — The Chick-Fil-A Leadership Academy at Glades Day School will host its first ever Impact Project titled “Swoosh for a Cause” on Friday, April 27 at 6:30 p.m. This event will boast a basketball game between local Palm Beach County Firefighters and Police Officers. The winning team will donate the proceeds to a […]

Glades Central coach proud of team

Kenneth Torrence began his fifth season as head coach at Glades Central High School this year. He took over the job in 2012 and had been the schools junior varsity coach for eight years. “It’s not about me, this is about the kids. My athletic career is over, I have my time and I enjoyed […]

Pahokee boys’ basketball update

PAHOKEE – The Pahokee boys’ basketball team lost at Fort Pierce Central on Jan. 6, 72-53. The Cobras jumped out to a 19-12 lead after the first quarter and led 42-26 at the half. The Blue Devils played more competitively in the second half as they were only outscored 30-28 after the break. Coach Gertavian […]

Pro basketball player helps coach Pahokee Blue Devils

PAHOKEE – American Basketball Association player Gertavian Blake is the new boys varsity basketball coach at Pahokee High School. At 6’11”, you can’t help but notice Blake. As large a man as he is, he still knows he owes a lot of credit to the coaches that impacted his life. He said he is now […]

Glades Day boys basketball starts season

BELLE GLADE – The Glades Day Gators expect to see continued improvement in the boys basketball program. Coach Kurt Stahl enters his third season. The Gators were (4-14) in 2015-2016, compared to (0-18) in 2014-2015. The team improved last year despite the fact they moved into a tougher district. This year the team will compete […]

City of Pahokee Youth Basketball League

PAHOKEE – The City of Pahokee is still accepting youth basketball registrations for children ages 5 – 15. The cost is $50 per child. Registration is Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Parks & Recreation Administrative Office, 360 East Main S.; or City Hall, 207 Begonia Drive, at 9 a.m. to […]