Mayor's Chess challenge on October 27 open to Miami Lakes students in grades K to12

  Miami Lakes students from K-12 can test their chess skills with Mayor Manny Cid and council members during the Mayor’s Chess Challenge . The event is scheduled at 10 a.m., Sunday, October 27, at Miami Lakes Town Hall, 6601 Main Street. The Mayor’s Chess Challenge ...

'Kicking for a Cure' SuperHero event on October 20 at Optimist Park

  On Saturday, October 20, Miami Lakes Optimist and MPS (Mucopolysaccharidosis) SuperHero Foundation are co-hosting the MPS SuperHero second-annual ‘Kickin’ for a Cure’ kickball tournament. The event will be hosted at Miami Lakes Optimist Park located at 6411 ...

Mater Lakes' cross-country team runner-up in Jr. O.B. Invitational

Mater Lakes' cross-country team runner-up in Jr. O.B. Invitational
  Mater Lakes Academy’s cross-country team finished as runner-up at the 18th annual Junior Orange Bowl Cross Country Invitational at Larry and Penny Thompson Park. The two-day event ...

M.L. United Soccer U16 girls' team wins West Pines Classic

M.L. United Soccer U16 girls' team wins West Pines Classic
  The Miami Lakes United Soccer Club U16 girls’ team was crowned champions at the 22nd annual West Pines Kickoff Classic Tournament. The event also raised awareness during ...

In Memoriam: Pro golfer Jim Kiely

In Memoriam: Pro golfer Jim Kiely
  Jim Kiely, a professional golfer who learned how to play in the Junior Golf Program at the former Miami Lakes Country Club (now Shula’s Golf Club), passed away on August 17. Aside ...

MDC's Ladies volleyball team off to 10-0 season

MDC's Ladies volleyball team off to 10-0 season
  The back-to-back NJCAA National Champion Lady Sharks Volleyball team, lead by head coack Kiko Benoit, has started the 2018 season with a bang.  The Lady Sharks are 10-0, 1-0 in ...

St. Thomas' men's soccer team predicted to finish first in Sun Conference

  The St. Thomas University Bobcats, the defending Sun Conference champions, have been picked to finish first in the 2018 Sun Conference Men's Soccer Preseason Coaches' Poll. The poll was voted on by each of the conference's 10 head coaches. St. Thomas received seven first-place ...

FIU's Alec Dominguez will chair SAAC advisory group

FIU's Alec Dominguez will chair SAAC advisory group
  Florida International University cross country runner Alec Dominguez was elected as the chair of the Conference USA Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) at the July meetings in ...

FIU's Lina Bernier named Defensive Player of the Week

FIU's Lina Bernier named Defensive Player of the Week
  Florida International University volleyball player Lina Bernier was named the Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week following her performances that led to victories for the Panthers. ...

FIU's Abbie Hughs named to Beach All-American team

FIU's Abbie Hughs named to Beach All-American team
  Florida International University freshman setter Abbie Hughes was named to the American Volleyball Coaches Association fifth annual High School Beach All-American team. Hughes, who leads ...

FIU's Maurice Alexander named to Paul Hornung Award Weekly Honor Roll

FIU's Maurice Alexander named to Paul Hornung Award Weekly Honor Roll
  Florida International University junior wide receiver Maurice Alexander was named to the Paul Hornung Award Weekly Honor Roll following his stellar all-around performance in the ...

Mater's Lily Sierra commits to FIU for volleyball team

Mater's Lily Sierra commits to FIU for volleyball team
  Mater Academy senior volleyball player Lily Sierra recently committed to enroll at Florida International University and play for Panthers’ top-ranked team starting next year. Sierra ...

Pace senior Thomas Willis was honored as the Riddell Sports Player of the Week

Pace senior Thomas Willis was honored as the Riddell Sports Player of the Week
  Monsignor Edward Pace High senior fullback and linebacker Thomas Willis was named Riddell Sports Player of the Week last month for his hard work and outstanding performance this season. ...

EX-STU hoops star joins pro club in Argentina

EX-STU hoops star joins pro club in Argentina
  Former St. Thomas University men's basketball player Raheem Bowman recently signed a professional contract to play for Club Argentino de Junin of Junin, Buenos Aires in Argentina. Last ...

Ex-FIU catcher off to great start with San Francisco

Ex-FIU catcher off to great start with San Francisco
  San Francisco Giants rookie Aramis Garcia homered in his first Major League Baseball hit in his debut against the New York Mets on August 31. The former Florida International University ...

Three local baseball teams lose for first time this season

  Three local high school football teams lost for the first time this season, one team’s loss placed them in second place in its district and one team can’t stop its opponents from running up the score. Goleman missed an extra point in the fourth quarter, which ...

Optimist Club wraps up 40th Summer basketball league season

  The Miami Lakes Optimist Club’s basketball program completed its 40th season this summer with 22 teams and 200 players. The Club used the gym’s of two local high schools, Barbara Goleman and Hialeah Gardens High schools, during the summer months of June and July and ...

HML tops Goleman during preseason Mayor's Cup

HML tops Goleman during preseason Mayor's Cup
For the first time in nearly two decades, the old rivalry between the Hialeah Miami Lakes (HML) and Barbara Goleman Senior High (BGSHS) football teams appeared as their football teams played for ...

Lakes resident Art Cabrera wins in Atlanta Open Masters boxing

Lakes resident Art Cabrera wins in Atlanta Open Masters boxing
  Art Cabrera is living proof that you’re never too old to achieve your goal. The 56-year-old Miami Lakes resident, and a teacher at Barbara Coleman High School, recently won the ...

American's softball star Viviana Reyes draws interest from local schools

American's softball star Viviana Reyes draws interest from local schools
  American High student-athlete Viviana Reyes has recently generated the interest of Barry University and ASA College among other local colleges, as the softball star has put up impressive ...

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