Glades Central announces Commencement Exercise

BELLE GLADE — Glades Central Community High School’s 2018 Commencement Exercise will be held on Wednesday, May 23, at 7 p.m. in the school’s gymnasium located at 1001 SW Ave. M in Belle Glade. Graduation is a dignified and solemn ceremony. Please honor all graduates with behavior and attire suitable for the occasion. Flowers, balloons, […]

Glades Central flag football team going to state semifinal

BELLE GLADE The Glades Central Lady Raiders flag football team is heading to Boca Raton to compete in the state semifinal after two dominating regional playoff victories over Suncoast and Seabreeze. The Lady Raiders shut out Suncoast 20-0 in the regional semifinal on May 3 at Glades Central High School, capturing the first-ever playoff victory […]

Flag football team wins district championship

BELLE GLADE — The Glades Central flag football Lady Raiders defeated the Jensen Beach Lady Falcons 19-0 in the District 11-1A championship game on April 25 in Port St. Lucie. Jensen was ranked ninth in the state the week before the championship game by FloridaHSFootball.com, while Glades Central was rated 19th in the state. The […]

Glades Central High School presented annual Athletic Awards

Glades Central High School recently presented the annual athletic awards. • Rene Leon was named the Coach of the Year at Glades Central High School this year. The Raider baseball coach brought the program closer to respectability this year. Arys Gil was Most Valuable Player, Lazaro Hernandez the Most Improved and David Gonzales the Highest […]

Glades Central football game didn’t lack for excitement

BELLE GLADE — The Glades Central spring game didn’t lack for excitement and enthusiasm, it just fell short in execution for the young Raiders. Palm Beach Gardens scored 19 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to defeat the Raiders 35-21. Head Coach Jesse Hester returned to the Raider sidelines and got a good effort from […]

Glades Central flag football team ready for new season

BELLE GLADE – Glades Central flag football has high hopes for a state playoff berth this year. Coach Sam Curry began his eighth season as head coach and has 12 players returning to the roster. Last year the Lady Raiders finished 10-3. “I think this team has what it takes to be district champs and […]

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 […]

Glades Central track team competes in Suncoast Invitational

BELLE GLADE — The Glades Central Raiders finished fourth in the girls meet and third in the boys meet hosted by Suncoast Community High School on March 8. Top performances for the Lady Raiders included a first place finish by Runelda Jackson in the 800 meters at 1:28.86, third place finish by Ti’Uana Louissaint in […]

Glades Central track team excels in Seminole Ridge Invitational

BELLE GLADE — The Glades Central Raiders track team had four first place finishes at the Seminole Ridge Invitational on March 3. Dakedra Pompey won the 200 meter relay in 25.98. Rueben Joseph won the 100 meter dash, De’Markus Johnson finished in the 400 meters and the boys 4×100 and 4×400 meter relay squads were […]

Glades Central baseball plays First Annual Alumni game

BELLE GLADE — The Glades Central baseball team will be hosting their “First Annual Alumni Game” in Belle Glade. The baseball field is located at Glades Central High School. The game will be hosted on Friday, Feb. 17, at 5:30 p.m. The event will provide music, free food and free drinks. You don’t want to […]