Oklahoma Sooners commit Jaylan Knighton scored two touchdowns to lead the Deerfield Beach Bucks to a 23-0 win over the Plantation Colonels on Friday night to advance in the Florida high school football playoffs
The Doral Academy Firebirds won a pair of individual titles and had six top-five finishes at the Class 3A swimming and diving state championship at Stuart’s Sailfish Splash Waterpark and Aquatics Center.
For the second consecutive year, Belen Jesuit won the Class 3A boys’ cross country state championship. Mater Academy’s Valerie Lastra and Pine Crest’s Tsion Yared won individual titles in their respective races
The Columbus Explorers defeated the Coral Gables Cavaliers 38-21 on Friday night in a Region 4-8A quarterfinal playoff match at Tropical Park. Henry Parrish Jr. had 266 rushing yards and four touchdowns.
Florida high school football playoffs begin this week and the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) unveiled brackets Sunday. South Florida has several teams who could win state titles in Orlando.