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Wellington vs Boca Raton soccer

‘It’s win or go home’ for Boca High in boys state soccer semifinals

Boca Raton High had to wait 20 years to clinch a second championship after winning its first in 1990.

Benjamin soccer streak ends in overtime at regional finals

It took 17 games for Benjamin to lose, but it’s the final loss that will sting the most.The Bucs (10-1-6) dropped a 2-1 contest in overtime to Miami-Ransom Everglades (22-4) on their home field in Palm Beach Gardens in the Class 2A regional finals Friday night.

Trinity Christian advances in boys soccer regionals

Palm Beach Lakes 1, Fort Lauderdale 0: Lisandro Perez scored the only goal while Auner Escobar had the assist as the Rams outlasted the Flying L’s in West Palm Beach.

All Friday boys soccer games canceled due to weather

No rescheduling information available yet.

No. 1 Jupiter, No. 5 West Boca win boys soccer matches

King’s Academy 3, Hobe Sound-Pine School 2: Enzo Lerer, Nico Escobar and Daniel Shepherd each scored a goal as the host Lions (8-8-2) squeaked past the Knights in West Palm Beach.

St. Andrew’s defeats Cardinal Newman in boys soccer

St. Andrew’s 6, Cardinal Newman 1: Peter Martin scored one goal with two assists and Enrique Rodenas added one goal with an assist as the Scots (10-3-3) defeated the Crusaders in Boca Raton.

Jupiter Christian, Park Vista boys soccer winners

No 6. Jupiter Christian 4, Zion Lutheran 0: Gavin Titherington had a hat trick as the Eagles (9-2-1) overpowered the Lions in Deerfield Beach.

Boys soccer: No. 6 St. Andrew’s, No. 8 Benjamin tie

Alejandro Gomez and Jimmy Boone each scored, helping sixth-ranked St. Andrew’s to a 2-2 tie against eighth-ranked Benjamin on Friday night in Palm Beach Gardens.

Boys soccer: No. 3 Palm Beach Lakes rolls to win

Paul Ligenchy had a goal and an assist, leading third-ranked Palm Beach Lakes to a 5-0 victory over Forest Hill on Wednesday in West Palm Beach.

Boys soccer: No. 6 St. Andrew’s rolls to victory

Mario Mercado scored three goals, leading sixth-ranked St. Andrew’s to a 7-1 rout of Fort Lauderdale-Calvary Christian on Friday night in Boca Raton.

Jupiter rallies to upset Boca Raton in boys soccer

Two of the top teams in Palm Beach County faced off Wednesday night, and the underdog slipped ahead.

St. Andrew’s, Park Vista crush boys soccer foes

No. 6 St. Andrew’s 7, FAU High 0: Enrique Rodenas had three assists, and Dami Akinwunmi and Peter Martin scored two goals apiece as the visiting Scots (8-1-1) shutout the Owls in Boca Raton.

Boys soccer: Jupiter remains unbeaten

Jose Manzo had a goal and an assist, leading Jupiter to a 5-1 victory over Cardinal Newman on Friday night in Jupiter.

PB Central, Royal Palm Beach, PB Gardens win in boys soccer

Palm Beach Central 4, Park Vista 0: Vincent Knutsson scored three goals as the Broncos (6-0) cruised past the Cobras in Boynton Beach.

Palm Beach Central, Oxbridge win in boys soccer

Palm Beach Central 8, Atlantic Christian 0: Guilherme Castillo scored a goal and had three assists as the Broncos (5-0) dominated the Saints in West Palm Beach.

Escobar’s hat trick leads PB Lakes past Suncoast in boys soccer

Palm Beach Lakes 6, Suncoast 0: Auner Escobar had a hat trick while Jean-Bertho Celestin scored two goals as the Rams (3-0) overpowered the Chargers in West Palm Beach.

Oxbridge, Dwyer, Jupiter Christian win in boys soccer

Oxbridge Academy 2, Saint John Paul II 1: Patrick Baratta had five saves as the ThunderWolves defeated the Eagles in Boca Raton.

Royal Palm Beach, Atlantic, Santaluces win in boys soccer

Royal Palm Beach 2, Palm Beach Gardens 1: Johan Suarez and Armando Bejarano both scored a goal as the Wildcats rolled past the Gators in Royal Palm Beach.

PB Central, PB Lakes post wins in boys soccer

Palm Beach Central 3, Royal Palm Beach 2: Danny DeLosRios scored the game-winning goal as the Broncos (3-0) outlasted the Wildcats in Wellington.

Palm Beach Lakes, Park Vista open boys soccer season with wins

Palm Beach Lakes 4, Palm Beach Gardens 1: Auner Escobar and Paul Ligenchy scored goals as the Rams (1-0) outlasted the Gators in West Palm Beach.

Royal Palm Beach, PB Central win in boys soccer

Royal Palm Beach 1, Suncoast 0: Azana Clarke scored the lone goal as the Wildcats defeated the Chargers in Royal Palm Beach.

King’s Academy opens with tie; Jupiter, St. Andrew’s win in boys soccer

King’s Academy 2; Coral Springs Charter 2: Johnny Batista and Luis Spoladora each scored a goal as the Lions (1-0) tied the Panthers in Coral Springs.

St. Andrew’s boys soccer team has international appeal

St. Andrew’s boys soccer team has international appeal

St. Andrew’s coach Miguel Martin has something in common with famous soccer coaches Manuel Pellegrini, Louis van Gaal and Pep Guardiola.

Ex-West Boca goalie’s career catching fire with Chicago’s MLS academy

Ex-West Boca goalie’s career catching fire with Chicago’s MLS academy

Max Lichtenstein may not walk across the stage at West Boca Raton’s graduation in May. Instead, he’ll be trying to defend shots from some of the top youth soccer players in the country.

Palm Beach Post All-Area Boys Soccer Large Schools: Auner Escobar

Palm Beach Post All-Area Boys Soccer Large Schools: Auner Escobar

Auner Escobar doesn’t speak much. Instead, the Palm Beach Lakes forward lets his play do the talking.

Palm Beach Post Boys Soccer Small Schools All-Area: Josh Brower

Palm Beach Post Boys Soccer Small Schools All-Area: Josh Brower

Josh Brower aims to be a model of consistency. The Jupiter Christian midfielder achieved that this season, recording either a goal or an assist in 19 of the 21 games he played in.

2014-15 Palm Beach County High School Winter All-Conference teams

2014-15 Palm Beach County High School Winter All-Conference teams

Note: All teams were selected by county coaches; the Palm Beach Post staff did not participate in the selecting of the teams.

Palm Beach Lakes comes up short in state title game

Dreams don’t always come true.Palm Beach Lakes’ boys soccer team learned that lesson the hard way Saturday afternoon, falling 3-0 to Tallahassee-Chiles in the Class 4A state final held at Eastern Florida State College.

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Palm Beach Lakes makes reservation for boys state soccer final

Palm Beach Lakes makes reservation for boys state soccer final

Palm Beach Lakes’ boys soccer team had already made hotel reservations to spend Friday night in Melbourne.

Palm Beach Lakes star midfielder lets his play do the talking

Palm Beach Lakes star midfielder lets his play do the talking

Off the soccer field, Auner Escobar is reserved and quiet. “He’s a very shy kid,” Palm Beach Lakes sophomore midfielder Yuner Ramos said.

Crystal Primm of Oxbridge

Four share PBgametime Player of Week honors

With the basketball and soccer playoffs in full swing and the girls weightlifting state tournament having just wrapped up, there were plenty of big performances.

Boys soccer: Boca Raton’s bid for state berth comes up short

As Haines City players hoisted their goalkeeper over their heads, a few Boca Raton players laid flat on their backs and motionless.

With dramatic OT win, Palm Beach Lakes rides ‘magical horse’ to state

With Palm Beach Lakes trailing 1-0 late in the second half, Rams coach Kendall Roberts had a message for star forward Auner Escobar.

Palm Beach Lakes, Jupiter Christian riding great turnarounds

Palm Beach Lakes, Jupiter Christian riding great turnarounds

Kendall Roberts believes Palm Beach Lakes’ boys soccer team is on a “magical horse.”“It just popped into my head, to be honest with you,” Roberts said of his “magical horse” comment.

PHOTOS: Port St. Lucie vs Palm Beach Lakes 02-03-2015

Palm Beach Lakes advances to first regional final

Palm Beach Lakes’ boys soccer team is entering uncharted territory. The Rams (21-0-3) made history Tuesday, earning a 3-2 home victory over Port St.

Boys soccer: Jupiter falls in regional quarterfinals

Boys soccer: Jupiter falls in regional quarterfinals

Jupiter’s boys soccer season ended with a familiar thud Thursday night. The host Warriors fell to Haines City 2-1 in the Class 5A regional quarterfinals, marking the second consecutive season that Jupiter (12-6-1) has been eliminated in the regional quarterfinals at home.

Boys soccer: No. 1 Palm Beach Lakes wins district title

Boys soccer: No. 1 Palm Beach Lakes wins district title

Palm Beach Lakes kept its unbeaten streak intact Friday night, scoring a pair of second-half goals in a 2-0 victory against Lake Worth in the District 14-4A championship game at Suncoast.

Boys soccer: Boca Raton wins its 13th consecutive district title

Boca Raton’s streak of consecutive boys soccer district championships looked like it was coming to an end.

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Boys soccer: Palm Beach Central, Boca Raton in district title game

Top-seeded Palm Beach Central defeated John I. Leonard 3-0 Wednesday night to advance to the District 11-5A championship game.

Boys Soccer: Broncos, Wildcats, Lancers, Bobcats advance at districts

Boys Soccer: Broncos, Wildcats, Lancers, Bobcats advance at districts

John I. Leonard, Palm Beach Central, Royal Palm Beach and Boca Raton advanced to the semifinals after Tuesday’s District 11-5A boys soccer action.

Palm Beach Lakes enters district tournament unbeaten

Palm Beach Lakes enters district tournament unbeaten

The postseason begins today in boys soccer, and there are plenty of intriguing matchups to keep an eye on.

Soccer: Glades Day, Lake Worth Christian girls earn district titles

Kassidy Roberts scored three goals, leading top-seeded Glades Day to the District 11-1A girls soccer championship Thursday afternoon in Belle Glade.

Boys Soccer: Ligenchy’s hat trick leads Palm Beach Lakes to win

Paul Ligenchy had a hat trick and Gerardo Perez made two saves for his 12th shutout of the season as No.

Boys Soccer: Royal Palm Beach, Jupiter post wins

No. 3 Royal Palm Beach 6, Inlet Grove 0: Julian Lopez scored two goals to lead the Wildcats (13-3-4) past the Hurricanes in Riviera Beach.

Boys Soccer: Perez, Edwards lead No. 1 Palm Beach Lakes to 8-0 win

Lisandro Perez had a hat trick and Romario Edwards added two goals and one assist as No. 1 Palm Beach Lakes shut out Cardinal Newman 8-0 Monday night.

Soccer: No. 7 Jupiter boys roll to victory

Pablo Anteo scored four goals, leading the seventh-ranked Jupiter boys soccer team to a 5-0 rout of Cardinal Newman on Friday night in Jupiter.

Soccer coaches adjust to ease conflict of high school, club seasons

Soccer coaches adjust to ease conflict of high school, club seasons

High school campuses were busy during the holiday break, as more than a half-dozen basketball tournaments were held in gymnasiums from Jupiter to Boca Raton.

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Boys Soccer: Palm Beach Lakes cruises past Palm Beach Gardens 3-1

Auner Escober scored a goal to lead No. 1 Palm Beach Lakes to a 3-1 victory at Palm Beach Gardens Wednesday night.

Boys Soccer: Clarke’s 2 goals lead Royal Palm Beach to victory

Azana Clarke scored two goals and Julian Lopez and Daniel Vado each had one goal and one assist as No.

Soccer: Park Vista boys top Wellington

Soccer: Park Vista boys top Wellington

Gio Sagnotti and Connor McGaughey each scored a goal, leading the Park Vista boys soccer team to a 2-1 victory over Wellington on Friday night in Lake Worth.

Roundup: American Heritage earns soccer sweep of Oxbridge Academy

Asia Lee-Fatt had a goal and an assist, helping second-ranked American Heritage to a 2-1 victory over Oxbridge Academy in a boys soccer matchup Wednesday afternoon in West Palm Beach.

Trinity Christian Academy falls to Oxbridge Academy 8-0

Soccer: Jordan Schaefer, Kendall Higgs spark Oxbridge victory

Oxbridge Academy’s second season in FHSAA girls soccer district play has been nearly as dominant as its first.

Boys Soccer: Escoaber’s 2 goals lead No. 1 Palm Beach Lakes to victory

Top-ranked Palm Beach Lakes defeated fourth-ranked Royal Palm Beach 2-0 Monday night in Royal Palm Beach.

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Boys soccer: No. 4 Royal Palm blanks Palm Beach Gardens

Lake Worth Christian 2, Berean Christian 1: Nicolas Adolphy and Gabriel Oliveira scored the goals and Patrick Backlund had both assists as the Defenders (9-6-2) beat the Bulldogs (4-5) in Boynton Beach.

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Boys Soccer: Benjamin upsets No. 1 American Heritage

No. 10 Benjamin 3, No. 1 American Heritage 0: Tristan Doran, Enrique Wulff, and Viggo Bjorkland all had one goal as the Buccaneers (8-2-3) dealt the Stallions (11-1-2) their first loss of the season in Palm Beach Gardens.

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Soccer: King’s Academy boys stop Pahokee

Daniel Shepherd had two goals and two assists, leading the King’s Academy boys soccer team to a 5-0 victory over Pahokee on Tuesday night in West Palm Beach.

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Jupiter upsets Palm Beach Central in boys soccer

No. 8 Jupiter 3, No. 2 Palm Beach Central 0: Victor Pimentel scored twice as the Warriors (6-4-1) upset the Broncos in Wellington.

Boys soccer: Second-ranked Palm Beach Central improves to 9-1-1

Alex Vidal had a goal and two assists, leading the second-ranked Palm Beach Central boys soccer team to a 4-2 victory over Santaluces on Friday in Wellington.

Soccer: Top-ranked American Heritage remains undefeated

Top-ranked American Heritage remained unbeaten with a 4-1 boys soccer victory against Cardinal Newman on Wednesday in Delray Beach.

Boys soccer: Mills, Popalaski power American Heritage

No. 1 American Heritage 7, Sebastian River 3: Brad Mills and Roberto Popalaski each scored two goals as the Stallions (9-0-2) beat the Sharks in Sebastian.

Girls soccer stories

Soccer: Park Vista girls roll to win

Bryce Boyer and Nikki Zammataro scored two goals apiece, leading the Park Vista girls soccer team to an 8-0 rout of Lake Worth on Friday night in Lake Worth.

2014-15 Palm Beach County High School Winter All-Conference teams

2014-15 Palm Beach County High School Winter All-Conference teams

Note: All teams were selected by county coaches; the Palm Beach Post staff did not participate in the selecting of the teams.

Soccer: Glades Day, Lake Worth Christian girls earn district titles

Kassidy Roberts scored three goals, leading top-seeded Glades Day to the District 11-1A girls soccer championship Thursday afternoon in Belle Glade.

Girls District Soccer: Mannweiler’s 5 goals help Boca Raton advance

Morgan Mannweiler scored five goals to lead Boca Raton to a 6-1 defeat of Spanish River in District 11-5A girls soccer action Monday night.

Soccer: No. 7 Jupiter boys roll to victory

Pablo Anteo scored four goals, leading the seventh-ranked Jupiter boys soccer team to a 5-0 rout of Cardinal Newman on Friday night in Jupiter.

 
 

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