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Adam Lichtenstein

Adam Lichtenstein covers high school sports for The Palm Beach Post. Previously, he covered the Arizona Diamondbacks for MLB.com and the Florida Gators football and baseball teams for the University of Florida’s student-run newspaper, the Independent Florida Alligator.

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Football recruiting: Kaiir Elam picks up Auburn offer; Conner Hindsley gets Syracuse
 Two Palm Beach County players picked up Division I offers yesterday; one added another top program to his extensive list of
            offers, while another received his first. Benjamin’s Kaiir Elam scores a touchdown against Immaculata-La Salle in North Palm Beach on Sept. 20. Elam received offers
               from Auburn and Syracuse...

Posted: 6 hours ago

Two Palm Beach County players picked up Division I offers yesterday; one added another top program to his extensive list of offers, while another received his first. Benjamin’s Kaiir Elam scores a touchdown against Immaculata-La Salle in North Palm Beach on Sept. 20. Elam received offers from Auburn and Syracuse...
Football: Who was Palm Beach County’s best linebacker in 2017?
 With the 2017 football season in the rear-view mirror and the P
            alm Beach Post All-Area teams published, we thought it would be a good idea to let Palm Beach County football fans decide who they think were the best
            players in the county this season. Seminole Ridge’s Jonathan Fioramonti (9) carries the...

Posted: 6 hours ago

With the 2017 football season in the rear-view mirror and the P alm Beach Post All-Area teams published, we thought it would be a good idea to let Palm Beach County football fans decide who they think were the best players in the county this season. Seminole Ridge’s Jonathan Fioramonti (9) carries the...
Nick Saban’s helicopter tour makes stop to see top recruit Akeem Dent
 Little more than a week after winning his sixth national championship,  Alabama football coach Nick Saban took to the skies above South Florida. For the second time in a year, Saban arrived at a Palm Beach County school by helicopter. He visited Palm Beach Central on Tuesday to speak to the coaching staff about 2019 defensive...

Posted: 21 hours ago

Little more than a week after winning his sixth national championship,  Alabama football coach Nick Saban took to the skies above South Florida. For the second time in a year, Saban arrived at a Palm Beach County school by helicopter. He visited Palm Beach Central on Tuesday to speak to the coaching staff about 2019 defensive...
Girls basketball: Santaluces stumbles, Lakes keeps rolling
 It’s been about a month since the 
            last girls basketball rankings, with winter break interrupting the season. Lake Worth’s Recilia Nonnombre (10) and Santaluces’ Brittney Howell (21) compete for a rebound at Lake Worth on Thursday.
               The Trojans beat the Chiefs and entered this week’s top 10...

Posted: a day ago

It’s been about a month since the last girls basketball rankings, with winter break interrupting the season. Lake Worth’s Recilia Nonnombre (10) and Santaluces’ Brittney Howell (21) compete for a rebound at Lake Worth on Thursday. The Trojans beat the Chiefs and entered this week’s top 10...
Football recruiting: Alabama coach Nick Saban visits Palm Beach Central by helicopter
 Nick Saban paid a visit to 
            Palm Beach County on Tuesday, dropping in to Palm Beach Central by helicopter at about 10:45 in the morning. Nick Saban, head coach of the Alabama Crimson Tide and Mike Locksley, assistant Coach make their way off the field after arriving
               by helicopter at Palm Beach Lakes on Jan. 27,...

Posted: a day ago

Nick Saban paid a visit to Palm Beach County on Tuesday, dropping in to Palm Beach Central by helicopter at about 10:45 in the morning. Nick Saban, head coach of the Alabama Crimson Tide and Mike Locksley, assistant Coach make their way off the field after arriving by helicopter at Palm Beach Lakes on Jan. 27,...
Football: Vote for Palm Beach County’s best at each position
 With the 2017 football season in the rear-view mirror and the 
            Palm Beach Post All-Area teams published, we thought it would be a good idea to let Palm Beach County football fans decide who they think were the best players
            in the county this season. Park Vista’s Atorian Perry (1) hauls in an interception...

Posted: 2 days ago

With the 2017 football season in the rear-view mirror and the  Palm Beach Post All-Area teams published, we thought it would be a good idea to let Palm Beach County football fans decide who they think were the best players in the county this season. Park Vista’s Atorian Perry (1) hauls in an interception...
Olympic Heights’ Michael Ippolito still feels loss of former teammate
 Michael Ippolito and Jonathan Beauplan were always focused on the field, because when you’re 13-years-old and football is your life, every pass, every throw, every sprint to the end zone is on the biggest stage of your life, even if you’re just playing in the park. “It was always a good time with him,” Ippolito said...

Posted: 3 days ago

Michael Ippolito and Jonathan Beauplan were always focused on the field, because when you’re 13-years-old and football is your life, every pass, every throw, every sprint to the end zone is on the biggest stage of your life, even if you’re just playing in the park. “It was always a good time with him,” Ippolito said...
Football: Cardinal Newman hires Dwyer assistant Joe Molina as head coach
 Cardinal Newman was not without a head coach for long. Cardinal Newman hired Dwyer assistant Joe Molina (front) as the Crusaders’ new head coach. (Photo provided)  The Crusaders hired Dwyer offensive line coach Joe Molina to be the program’s new coach, athletic director Jay Lower confirmed
            Friday. Molina replaces Brian...

Posted: 5 days ago

Cardinal Newman was not without a head coach for long. Cardinal Newman hired Dwyer assistant Joe Molina (front) as the Crusaders’ new head coach. (Photo provided) The Crusaders hired Dwyer offensive line coach Joe Molina to be the program’s new coach, athletic director Jay Lower confirmed Friday. Molina replaces Brian...
Girls basketball: Martin Luther King Classic featuring top local teams
 Some of the best girls basketball teams will spend the next two days playing other good teams in the Boca Raton gym. Oxbridge Academy guard Aaliyah Stanley (2) drives to the basket against Tampa Catholic in last year’s Class 5A regional finals
               match in West Palm Beach on Feb. 17, 2017. Stanley and the ThunderWolves are...

Posted: 5 days ago

Some of the best girls basketball teams will spend the next two days playing other good teams in the Boca Raton gym. Oxbridge Academy guard Aaliyah Stanley (2) drives to the basket against Tampa Catholic in last year’s Class 5A regional finals match in West Palm Beach on Feb. 17, 2017. Stanley and the ThunderWolves are...
Football: Who was Palm Beach County’s best kicker in 2017?
 With the 2017 football season in the rear-view mirror and the 
            Palm Beach Post All-Area teams published, we thought it would be a good idea to let Palm Beach County football fans decide who they think were the best players
            in the county this season. St. Andrew’s kicker Harrison Newhouse (6) was one...

Posted: 5 days ago

With the 2017 football season in the rear-view mirror and the  Palm Beach Post All-Area teams published, we thought it would be a good idea to let Palm Beach County football fans decide who they think were the best players in the county this season. St. Andrew’s kicker Harrison Newhouse (6) was one...
Girls basketball: Lake Worth girls hold off Santaluces
 The heat was on in Lake Worth on Thursday. Or, more specifically, the air conditioning was off. The air conditioning in Lake Worth’s gym malfunctioned, wearing out both the Trojans and visiting Santaluces as they fought through a close fourth quarter. When the temperature and the pressure rose, the Trojans ( 11-7) came out ahead, stealing...

Posted: 5 days ago

The heat was on in Lake Worth on Thursday. Or, more specifically, the air conditioning was off. The air conditioning in Lake Worth’s gym malfunctioned, wearing out both the Trojans and visiting Santaluces as they fought through a close fourth quarter. When the temperature and the pressure rose, the Trojans ( 11-7) came out ahead, stealing...