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 ...

Cardinal Gibbons High cuts Pace High baseball team's quest for second state title

Cardinal Gibbons High cuts Pace High baseball team's quest for second state title
Cardinal Gibbons High baseball team defeated Monsignor Edward Pace High, 5-1, in the regional finals of the FHSAA baseball championships ending the Spartans’ quest for a second consecutive state ...

Jose Marti MAST's middle school golf team finished in fifth place in county finals

Jose Marti MAST's middle school golf team finished in fifth place in county finals
The middle school golf team at Jose Marti MAST 6-12 Academy (JMMAST) finished up their best season ever this past April. With matches against local schools Hialeah Gardens Middle and Highland Oaks ...

STU advances to play in Avista NAIA World Series

STU advances to play in Avista NAIA World Series
For the second time in St. Thomas University baseball history and the first time since 2015, the Bobcats have advanced to play in the Avista NAIA World Series championship game defeating the ...

Two freshman women labeled tennis standouts at FIU

Two freshman women labeled tennis standouts at FIU
After a successful first year with the FIU women's tennis program, the freshman duo of Basak Albas and Kamila Umarova recently earned All-Conference USA honors as voted on by league coaches. The ...

Two Sierra Volleyball teams place first in RIZE tourney

Two Sierra Volleyball teams place first in RIZE tourney
The Sierra Volleyball Club of Miami Lakes 12U and 14U teams each won first place at the NVL RIZE 2019 Tournament in Port St. Lucie, Florida where they qualified to compete in the NVL RIZE Global ...

Two HML students honored by Junior Orange Bowl Committee

Two HML students honored by Junior Orange Bowl Committee
On April 8, two Hialeah Miami Lakes (HML) students, Erik Fernandez and Naomi Valdez, were honored at a ceremony recognizing the achievements of athletes in Miami-Dade County Public Schools. Both ...

BGEC Bobcat Dancers in end of year recital

BGEC Bobcat Dancers in end of year recital
Bob Graham Education Center’s (BGEC) cat Dancers held their end of year dance recital on May 23 at the Barbara Goleman High School auditorium.During the past year, the Bobcat Dancers, made up of ...

Mater Academy's Wind/Jazz ensemble wins honors at World Strides Festival

Mater Academy's Wind/Jazz ensemble wins honors at World Strides Festival
Mater Academy High’s Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble recently competed at the World Strides Heritage Festival in Virginia and walked away with some top honors. The Wind Ensemble received a Silver ...