Next community Bike Ride is set for February 16

Next community Bike Ride is set for February 16
Miami Lakes Neighborhood Improvement Committee will host the next Community Bike Ride on Saturday, February 16.Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. for the 5.5-mile family-friendly loop with the ride ...

Sports Hall of Fame committee now accepting nominees for 2019 honors

Miami Lakes Sports Hall of Fame committee announced its second call for Hall of Fame Inductee nominations. The Miami Lakes Sports Hall of Fame, an initiative of Mayor Manny Cid and supported by the Town Council, is located inside the Optimist Park Clubhouse at Miami Lakes Optimist ...

Mater Lakes boys' soccer team defeated in semifinals

Mater Lakes boys' soccer team defeated in semifinals
Mater Lakes boys’ varsity soccer team fell to LaSalle, 2-0, in the regional semifinals ending the Bears’ season who finished 12-2-2 including going undefeated in district play.LaSalle avenged its ...

Two FIU baseball players named to Conference USA Preseason team

Two FIU baseball players named to Conference USA Preseason team
With less than a week until first pitch, the Florida International University baseball duo of junior Austin Shenton and sophomore Logan Allen were named to the Conference USA Preseason team, the ...

Goleman boys soccer team ends season with quarterfinals defeat

Goleman boys soccer team ends season with quarterfinals defeat
Barbara Coleman High boys’ soccer team fell to Pines Charter, 2-0, in the regional quarterfinals last week, ending the Gators’ season which included a clash with district rival Mourning High in ...

Pace High cheerleaders finish in second place during state finals

Pace High cheerleaders finish in second place during state finals
Monsignor Edward Pace High School’s cheerleaders finished in second place at the FHSSA state championships at Stephen O’ Connell Center in Gainesville, Florida. The Gainesville Sports Commission ...

FIU graduate diver Rebecca Quesenel awarded USA Postgraduate Scholarship grant

Recent Florida International University graduate and diver Rebecca Quesenel is one of 14 recipients of the Conference USA Jim Castaneda Postgraduate Scholarship Award, the league announced last week.Quesnel is a three-time C-USA Diver of the Year and First Team All-American, now ready ...

Local student-athletes named to Miami Herald's All-Dade teams

A group of local high school student athletes were recently recognized for their stellar performances in sports, as they were placed on The Miami Herald’s All-Dade teams for football, swimming, volleyball, golf and cross country.Making the 5A-Independent First-Team Offense was Pace ...

FIU's Brian Beard Jr. was named Conference USA Player of the Week

FIU's Brian Beard Jr. was named Conference USA Player of the Week
Florida International University men's basketball standout Brian Beard Jr., has been named the Conference USA Player of the Week, the league office announced in December. It is the second honor ...

FIU' Maha Gouda named USA's Diver of the Week

FIU' Maha Gouda named USA's Diver of the Week
Florida International University freshman student-athlete Maha Gouda has been named Conference USA’s Diver of the Week, the leagued announced last week. The honor is no surprise to the standout ...

HML champion soccer team reunites after 40 years

HML champion soccer team reunites after 40 years
On January 19, players and coaches of the Hialeah Miami Lakes High School (HML)1977-1978 State Championship Soccer team joined together for a 40 year reunion. The reunion was hosted by former ...

Two MDC stars were named to NJCAA First Team All-American

Two MDC stars were named to NJCAA First Team All-American
Though its quest for a third consecutive national championship fell short, two Miami-Dade College women’s volleyball players were recognized for their stellar performances for the ...

Mater Academy basketball team wins Kruel Classic in Broward

Mater Academy basketball team wins Kruel Classic in Broward
Mater Academy boys’ basketball team won the 28th annual Kreul Classic in Coral Springs, as the Lions were among the 44 teams that competed in the prestigious charity tournament. Mater Academy ...

Hialeah Gardens Middle School names Coach Peter Rodriguez top rookie teacher

Hialeah Gardens Middle School names Coach Peter Rodriguez top rookie teacher
Coach Peter Rodriguez, recently named Hialeah Gardens Middle School’s 2019 Rookie Teacher of the Year, does not give off the vibe of a novice. Perhaps that’s because he’s the son and brother of ...

Florida Panthers host STEM Day field trip for Hockey Scholar kids

Florida Panthers host STEM Day field trip for Hockey Scholar kids
The Florida Panthers welcomed over 3,000 accomplished Hockey Scholar students for this year's Florida Panther STEM Day field trip at the BB&T Center. Of that number, 77 students from Hialeah ...

Former FIU star drafted No. 3 overall pick by Orlando City SC

Former FIU star drafted No. 3 overall pick by Orlando City SC
Former Florida International University men's soccer standout Santiago Patino became the ninth player in school history to be drafted in the Major League Soccer (MLS) SuperDraft, when Orlando City ...

Coach Don Shula and former team members celebrate his 89th birthday

Coach Don Shula and former team members celebrate his 89th birthday
Family, friends and former NFL players recently celebrated the birthday of Miami Dolphins coaching legend Don Shula, who turned 89- years-old on January 4. Shula, the NFL’s winningest head coach ...

FIU soccer star Santiago Patino invited to 2019 Major League Soccer Combine

FIU soccer star Santiago Patino invited to 2019 Major League Soccer Combine
Florida International University’s men’s soccer standout Santiago Patino has been invited to the 2019 Major League Soccer (MLS) Player Combine in Orlando this month. Patino is the third Panthers ...

Goleman's Kamal Barnes selected for M-D All-Stars

Goleman's Kamal Barnes selected for M-D All-Stars
Barbara Goleman High’s senior defensive tackle Kamal Barnes was selected to the Miami-Dade County All-Star Team, which lost to Broward County 35-0 in the Miami Dolphins All-Star Game last Friday ...

FIU's Jordan Budwig named to AP All-Bowl Team

FIU's Jordan Budwig named to AP All-Bowl Team
After leading the Panther’s offensive line in a 35-32 victory in the Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl, Florida International University’s graduate senior Jordan Budwig was named to the Associated Press ...