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 ...

Youth Center 'The Spot' has September activities for middle and high school kids

  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 September at 6075 Miami Lakes Drive. Friday, September 14 - Cartoon Character Night. Dress as your favorite cartoon ...

Elderly Affairs Committee has multiple events for seniors during September

  Miami Lakes Elderly Affairs Committee  (EAC) will host several educational, fun and exciting events for seniors in September. Lunch Bunch and Bingo – Socialize and make new friends while having fun and enjoying Free nutritious lunches provided by Giardino Gourmet ...

Pace baseball coach named 5A Coach of the Year

Pace baseball coach named 5A Coach of the Year
  Monsignor Edward Pace High baseball coach Tom Duffin was named Florida Dairy Farmers 5A Coach of the Year after leading the Spartans to their seventh state championship last season. ...

Pace celebrates State champion team with ring, banner ceremony

Pace celebrates State champion team with ring, banner ceremony
  It has been an exciting time for Monsignor Edward Pace High School’s (Pace) baseball program. Several graduating seniors received athletic and academic scholarships, five varsity ...

American High softball star, Ericka Castroman, gets full A.S.A. college grant

American High softball star, Ericka Castroman, gets full A.S.A. college grant
  Miami Lakes Optimist Club softball star and American alumnus Erika Castroman officially received a full athletic scholarship at A.SA. College in Hialeah. Castroman is a product of Miami ...

St. Thomas University launches football and marching band teams

  History was made last week at St. Thomas University (STU) as the school is launching a football team and marching band for the first time ever.   South Florida's newest football team, the St. Thomas Bobcats, wil begin practice in Spring 2019, while building ...

Mater Lakes shooting guard Cyrus Largie named MVP in Orlando tournament

Mater Lakes shooting guard Cyrus Largie named MVP in Orlando tournament
  Mater Lakes Academy shooting guard Cyrus Largie was named MVP as he led his team to the RMF Tournament Championship in Orlando after he averaged 16 points and 10 rebounds per game. Last ...

FIU volleyball teams recognized with Academic Team Award

  Florida International University’s indoor and beach volleyball teams have been recognized with the 2017-18 American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) TeamAcademicAward. The indoor program was among 164 teams recognized, while the beach volleyball program is one of ...

HML's Emily Morey receives CAP scholarship at Marlins Park

  Hialeah-Miami Lakes High senior Emily Morey was among 200 Miami Foundations’ CAP scholarship recipients who were honored during a recent Miami Marlins game at Marlins Park. The CAP is a nonprofit organization which operates with full cooperation of The Miami Foundation ...

Variety of activities for Town's Senior citizens scheduled for August

  Miami Lakes Elderly Affairs Committee  (EAC) will host several more fun and exciting events for seniors in August. Lunch Bunch and Bingo – Socialize and make new friends while having fun and enjoying free nutritious lunches provided by Giardino Gourmet Salads. The ...

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