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 ...

HML alumni joins Alabama A&M baseball coaching staff

HML alumni joins Alabama A&M baseball coaching staff
  Manny Lora first joined the Alabama A&M University (Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University) baseball staff in 2016 as the pitching coach and recruiting coordinator. On top of ...

Shining Scholars honor for Pace student Jaylin Simpson

Shining Scholars honor for Pace student Jaylin Simpson
  Monsignor Edward Pace sophomore student Jaylin Simpson was among the winners of the Miami-Dade Mayor’s Shining Scholars for the 2018-2019 school year. Simpson was awarded the ...

Pace High welcomes Freshmen with traditional first week events

Pace High welcomes Freshmen with traditional first week events
  Freshmen and seniors from Monsignor Edward Pace High School (Pace) participated in the school’s annual Freshmen Welcome Week. The tradition dates back to 1964, and the main focus is ...

Humans of Miami Lakes: Virnalis Martinez-Arvelo

Humans of Miami Lakes: Virnalis Martinez-Arvelo
  Virnalis Martinez-Arvelo was born and raised in Miami Lakes and has been serving the community she loves in every way she can. Not only is Arvelo a dedicated wife and mother of two, but ...

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