Eagle Scout project leads to Optimist Park spruce up

Eagle Scout project leads to Optimist Park spruce up
Miami Lakes Boy Scouts Luca Romagnoli and Ricardo Santana from Troop 529 recently completed one of their Eagle Scout projects, giving a touch up to Miami Lakes Optimist Park. Romanoli refurbished ...

Mario Perez named new Pace football coach

Mario Perez named new Pace football coach
Monsignor Edward Pace High School has a new head football coach.Mario Perez, who was an assistant at Plantation American Heritage, takes over for Joe Zaccheo, who also resigned as the school’s ...

St. Thomas University baseball players named to NAIA All-American Preseason Team

St. Thomas University baseball players named to NAIA All-American Preseason Team
St. Thomas University baseball players Orlando Rodriguez and Jackie Urbaez were recently named to the NAIA Preseason All-American team.Rodriguez, the senior ace of the Bobcat's pitching staff, is ...

Florida International University racks up Swimmer and Diver of the Week honors

Florida International University racks up Swimmer and Diver of the Week honors
Florida International University’s swimming and diving team keeps racking up conference awards. Last month, the Panthers claimed both the Conference USA Swimming and Diving awards, as freshman ...

Mater Lakes Academy's swim and dive team compete at state

Mater Lakes Academy's swim and dive team compete at state
Mater Lakes Academy’s swimming and diving team competed in the state championships, as seven swimmers and divers earned medals at the tournament. The boys’ team finished 4th overall in the state, ...

MDC volleyball team loses during national finals

Miami Dade College women’s volleyball team’s quest for a third straight national championship has come to an end. The Lady Sharks (32-2) fell to the Golden Eagles of the College of Southern Idaho in three sets of the 2018 NJCAA Volleyball Championship match in Hutchinson, Kansas. The ...

STU cross country teams compete at Halloway Park

STU cross country teams compete at Halloway Park
St. Thomas University men's and women's cross country teams competed in the Sun Conference Championship in Halloway Park.The conditions for the conference championship race were tough for the ...

MDC basketball team adds four key players for 2018-19 season

Miami Dade College women’s basketball team added four key players to its roster for the 2018-2019 season, as the Lady Sharks are ready to compete for another junior college championship.The Lady Sharks signed sophomore transfer from Stetson University, Michelle Pruitt. As a freshman at ...

STU volleyball team places four on All Sun Conference teams

STU volleyball team places four on All Sun Conference teams
Four women’s volleyball team members from St. Thomas University were named to the 2018 All-Sun Conference teams, three of whom were named as first-team members.Conference officials announced the ...

FIU's Kaydeen Jack named to USA All-Freshman Team

After an impressive 2018 season, Florida International University soccer student Kaydeen Jack was named to the Conference USA All-Freshman Team, the league office announced last month.Jack earned three goals and three assists in 2018, finishing the season with nine points. The Trinidad ...

Bob Graham Edu. Center fields first two soccer teams

Bob Graham Edu. Center fields first two soccer teams
This was the first year that Bob Graham Education Center (BGEC) has offered both girls and boys soccer. The season was a memorable one, with the middle school girls soccer team completing an ...

The Spot Youth Center has events planned for middle and high school students

Miami Lakes Youth Center will be hosting several fun and exciting programs for middle and high school students at “The Spot” from 6 to 8 p.m. during November and December at 6075 Miami Lakes Drive. Wednesday, November 28 – Color Wars. Bring a squad and compete ...

Eagle Scout project freshens Optimist Park courts

Eagle Scout project freshens Optimist Park courts
The basketball courts at Optimist Park were not at all an optimistic sight. All the usage throughout the years changed the paint from a bright forest green to a dingy swampy gray with patches ...

Miami Lakes Branch Library hosts activities for adults and kids

Miami Lakes Branch Library announced the following programs that are available for the public during November: For Children and Families: Movies and Stories for Kids – Watch favorite movies with family and friends. Movies being shown this month are “Wreck it Ralph,” ...

Two Hialeah Miami Lakes swimmers win championships in state contests

Two Hialeah Miami Lakes swimmers win championships in state contests
Two of Hialeah Miami Lakes High’s top swimmers won the state championships over the weekend.     Junior Jocelyn Ruiz and senior Luis Salazar competed in the Class 3A ...

MDC's volleyball team seeks third straight national title

MDC's volleyball team seeks third straight national title
For the second consecutive season, Miami Dade College’s women’s volleyball team captured the FCSAA State Volleyball Championship, and the Lady Sharks are on their way to defending ...

Goleman quarterback Manny Reyes III has sterling season

Goleman quarterback Manny Reyes III has sterling season
Despite finishing the season 4-6, sophomore quarterback Manny Reyes III has orchestrated some bright moments for the Barbara Goleman High Gators. IInserted as the starter against district winner ...

Mater Lakes Academy's swim team finishes second in District

Mater Lakes Academy's swim team finishes second in District
Mater Lakes Academy swimming and diving team finished in second place in district competition and several players qualified for regional competition last week. The swimmers and divers who ...

Castroman siblings oppose each other in softball match

Castroman siblings oppose each other in softball match
For the first time in their young athletic careers, Alexis and Erika Castroman found themselves on opposing teams as St. Thomas University and A.S.A. College clashed in a memorable softball ...

The Spot Youth Center has events for teens in November

  Miami Lakes Youth Center will be hosting several fun and exciting programs for middle and high school students at “The Spot” from 6 to 8 p.m. during November at 6075 Miami Lakes Drive. Friday, November 2 - Movie Night. Popcorn, drinks and a movie on a giant screen. ...

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