Miami Laker Lorenzo Hampton Jr. off to great start in minor leagues

Miami Laker Lorenzo Hampton Jr. off to great start in minor leagues
Growing up in Miami Lakes Lorenzo Hampton Jr., knew baseball was his game.His dad is former Miami Dolphins running back Lorenzo Hampton Sr., but his son decided not to follow in his footsteps and ...

Longtime MDC baseball coach Danny Price reboots career

Longtime MDC baseball coach Danny Price reboots career
Danny Price, head coach at Miami Dade College Baseball, will not be returning to the Shark’s dugout according to athletic director Anthony Fiorenza.Price is rerouting his career as a head coach. ...

FIU track/field stars Rains, Cutliff are All-Americans

FIU track/field stars Rains, Cutliff are All-Americans
Gabrielle Rains earned Second-Team All-American honors in her first appearance at the NCAA Outdoor Championships taking 13th in the discus in Austin, Texas while Clasrissa Cutliff’s decorated ...

STU's Jorge Perez named Regional Coach of the Year

STU's Jorge Perez named Regional Coach of the Year
St. Thomas University head baseball coach Jorge Perez has been named as a 2019 ABCA/Diamond NAIA Regional Coach of the Year for the third time in his career following the Bobcats’ second ...

After 61 years, Florida Memorial restarts football program

Football is back at Florida Memorial University (FMU). Athletic director Ernest T. Jones, president Jaffus Hardick and the board of trustees announced the rebirth of football during a recent news conference where former Miami Dolphins legendary players Larry Little, an NFL Hall of ...

FIU star pitcher Logan Allen still rewarded for an outstanding year

FIU star pitcher Logan Allen still rewarded for an outstanding year
Florida International University pitcher Logan Allen’s stellar 2019 season is still being rewarded as the Panther ace was selected to the 2019 ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division I Central All-Region ...

Quintanilla twins sign up to play soccer at St. Thomas

Quintanilla twins sign up to play soccer at St. Thomas
Robert Quintanilla and his twin sister Arianna Quintanilla are taking their soccer talents to St. Thomas University.Robert Quintanilla, a goalkeeper, and Arianna Quintanilla, an outside ...

Rhythmic Gymnastics at Shula's Athletic Club

Rhythmic Gymnastics at Shula's Athletic Club
The 2019 Rhythmic Gymnastics Summer Show was held on June 21 at Shula’s Athletic Club located at 15150 Bull Run Road. It was a great night as many friends and family attended the event. The group ...

Miami Lakes Sports Hall of Fame inducts four

Miami Lakes Sports Hall of Fame inducts four
Former North Carolina State and Hialeah Miami Lakes basketball star Chris Corchiani, community activist David Oliver, community pioneer George Deming, and community activist Javier Zapata were ...

Optimist Club of Miami Lakes plans 50th anniversary celebration during July

Jack McCall’s enshrinement into the inaugural Hall of Fame and a golf tournament in his memory will highlight the Optimist Club of Miami Lakes’ 50th anniversary celebration which includes a dinner to honor past presidents and volunteers of the organization. The golf tournament kicks ...

Tommy 'T' Pena Foundation will mentor youths

Tommy 'T' Pena Foundation will mentor youths
On June 8, Miami Dade Parks and Miami-Dade County District 13 Commissioner Esteban L. Bovo Jr. joined the family and friends of Tommy “T” Peña at Norman and Jean Reach Park located at 7895 N.W. ...

Soto twins sign scholarships to play for Broward College

Soto twins sign scholarships to play for Broward College
Bianca and Alyssa Soto signed a two year softball scholarship to Broward College on May 24. The twins have both played for Barbara Goleman for the past four years and are the captains of the team. ...

Graham charity golf tournament benefits Habitat for Humanity

Graham charity golf tournament benefits Habitat for Humanity
The Graham Companies’ Construction Department held its first “Swing for Charity” golf tournament on May 23 at Shula’s Golf Club. With over 103 golfers, the tournament raised over $40,000. Which ...

Goleman football team visits a Miami Dolphins mini-camp

Goleman football team visits a Miami Dolphins mini-camp
Miami Dolphins hosted the Barbara Goleman football team during one of their minicamp practices earlier this month. The team was given a tour of he Baptist Health Training Facility at Nova ...

STU track and field athletes make history during recent National Championships

STU track and field athletes make history during recent National Championships
History was made by St. Thomas University (STU) track and field athletes recently at the NAIA Track and Field National Championships in Orange Beach, Alabama and at Mickey Miller Blackwell ...

Three FIU baseball stars honored on all Conference USA teams

Three FIU baseball stars honored on all Conference USA teams
The Conference USA league office recently announced its yearly baseball all-conference teams as Florida International University was represented by Logan Allen (First Team), Austin Shenton (Second ...

Five FIU baseball players win spots in MLB draft

A day after Austin Shenton became the highest Florida International University’s player drafted since 2014, Javier Valdes, Nick MacDonald, Lorenzo Hampton Jr., and Tyler Myrick all heard their names called on the final day of the 2019 MLB Draft. Valdes was the first Panther to come off ...

Bob Graham Education Center singers perform in Universal Studios program

Bob Graham Education Center singers perform in Universal Studios program
Bob Graham Education Center was well represented on May 21 when two talented groups of student musicians sang for the second year in a row in the Universal Studios STARS Performance Program. The ...

Optimist Club wraps up the Flag Football season

Optimist Club wraps up the Flag Football season
The Miami Lakes Optimist Club recently concluded its Spring 2019 NFL Flag Football season. Over 390 children participated in the league this season receiving trophies at the league's closing ...

MDC's baseball team wins state finals championship

MDC's baseball team wins state finals championship
Miami Dade College Shaks baseball has been crowned FCSAA Southern Conference Champions. The Sharks needed one win over Palm Beach State College to earn their spot for the tournament The Sharks ...