Monthly community bike ride scheduled for Saturday, March 16

Miami Lakes Neighborhood Improvement Committee will host the next Community Bike Ride on Saturday, March 16.Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. for the 5.5-mile family-friendly loop with the ride starting at 9 a.m. from Mary Collins Community Center in Miami Lakes Picnic Park West, 15151 ...

Young Miami Lakes travel baseball team off to second tournament success

Young Miami Lakes travel baseball team off to second tournament success
A new Miami Lakes Optimist Club travel baseball team has already made its presence felt. The Avengers, consisting of 7 and 8-year-old kids, recently won the Grapeland championship and three other ...

Mater Lakes' wrestling team ends in second place at Regional finals

Mater Lakes' wrestling team ends in second place at Regional finals
Mater Lakes Academy’s wrestling team ranked second place in the 1A 4 regionals, as the Bears shattered all program records with an amazing regional tournament finishing a close second place as a ...

STU basketball players named to Sun Conference top honors teams

STU basketball players named to Sun Conference top honors teams
St. Thomas University men’s basketball players Justin Brown and Philip Saunders were named to the Sun Conference First Team and Second Team, respectively, for their accomplishments on the ...

Mater Lakes basketball looks to continue success

Mater Lakes basketball looks to continue success
After winning its third consecutive district championship this season, Mater Lakes Academy boys’ basketball team is now arguably the powerhouse in 5A District 14 and next season is looking bright ...

HML's women's softball team prevails in marathon victory over rival Jackson

HML's women's softball team prevails in marathon victory over rival Jackson
After a three and half hour marathon, Hialeah Miami Lakes (HML) High’s softball team outlasted district rival Jackson, 20-14, at the Generals’ home field last week. The Trojans pulled away in the ...

FIU freshman Abbie Hughes named to Beach Volleyball list

Florida International University’s beach volleyball freshman Abbie Hughes was named to the Coastal Collegiate Sports Association Preseason Watch List, the league recently announced during its meeting.Hughes begins her first season with the FIU beach volleyball program following a ...

Bike Rodeo set for March 16

Miami Lakes Youth Activities Task Force will present its 21st annual Bike Rodeo and Safety Day on Saturday, March 16, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Miami Lakes Picnic Park West, 115151 N.W. 82 Avenue.Sponsored in part by Andy’s Police Supply and the Town of Miami Lakes Police Department, ...

Mater honors Emily Acosta with alumni game April 11

Mater Academy High is honoring alumnus Emily Acosta, who was killed last week in a car accident near her school in Southwest Florida, by creating a scholarship in name.Mater Academy will host an alumni basketball game to collect funds to set up the scholarship, which is scheduled for 7 ...

BGEC's Bobcat dancers compete at American Dance Alliance event

BGEC's Bobcat dancers compete at American Dance Alliance event
The Bobcat dance competition team of Bob Graham Education Center and their coach Mayri Martinez participated in the State Competition that took place at Charles F. Dodge City Center. It was held ...

St. Thomas University signs top-ranked Spanish soccer player

Carlos Mora Gonzalez, a midfielder from Jaen, Spain, has signed to play men's soccer at St. Thomas University (STU) beginning in the Fall of 2019, head coach Felix Mats annouced in a press release.Mora Gonzalez transfers to STU from Western Liberty University, where he started in eight ...

Miami Dolphins Spring Break mini-camp scheduled March 29 at Royal Oaks Park

The Miami Dolphins will host a one-day Spring Break mini-camp at Royal Oaks Park, 16500 N.W. 87 Avenue in Miami Lakes, for boys and girls, ages 8-14, on Friday, March 29 from 9 a.m. to noon.Cost of the camp is $40 and participants will receive a Junior Dolphins T-shirt, camp day photo, ...

Pace High's baseball team named top private prep team in nation

Pace High's baseball team named top private prep team in nation
Monsignor Edward Pace High (PACE) boys’ baseball team is ranked the top private prep team in the nation, according to Street and Smith’s Baseball magazine.The Spartans, who defeated perennial ...

FIU names Mia Hignojos new assistant softball coach

FIU names Mia Hignojos new assistant softball coach
A week before Florida International University’s softball season got underway, the Panthers and head coach Heather Gelbard announced the hiring of assistant coach Mia Hignojos.“I'm very excited to ...

St. Thomas University had four track and field runners in Critz Tybee Run Fest

St. Thomas University had four track and field runners in Critz Tybee Run Fest
St. Thomas University (STU) sent four track and field runners to compete in the Critz Tybee Run Fest half marathon last month, which is a tune-up for the National Championships.Sarah Bomkamp, ...

Hialeah Gardens High Goddesses named Grand Dance Team champs

Hialeah Gardens Senior High Goddesses recently were crowed the 2019 Universal Dance Association (UDA)’S National and Grand Dance Team Champions after competing against the top teams in the country in Orlando.The event, which took place at the Walt Disney World Resort, is administered ...

Shula's Golf Club hosts longtime returning groups

Shula's Golf Club hosts longtime returning groups
The Senator Course at Shula’s Golf Club, located at 7601 Miami Lakes Drive, has provided many groups and individuals with a unique course over the years.On February 11, a longtime member of the ...

Five local basketball teams compete in regionals

Five local basketball teams compete in regionals
Local high school boys’ and girls’ basketball, five teams made it to the regionals but only one group is still alive while the others are taking an early Spring Break vacation.Mater Academy ...

STU golf tournament on April 26

St. Thomas University will host its For the Love of Education 2019 golf tournament and silent auction which is scheduled for Friday, April 26, at the Miami Beach Golf Club, 2301 Alton Road.The golf tournament starts at 1 p.m. followed by a reception, awards ceremony and a silent ...

Our Lady of the Lakes chess club competes in USCF championship

Our Lady of the Lakes chess club competes in USCF championship
Our Lady of the Lakes (OLL) chess club had an incredible time at the USCF rated, 2019 South Championship presented by the Florida Scholastic Chess League. It was a grueling eight hour endurance ...