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Carol City, South Dade, and Central poised for playoffs

Carol City (7-3, 3-1) defeated American 28-21 last Thursday night at Traz Powell despite the Patriots 15-point third quarter. The Patriots (6-4, 6-0) gained the lead after an eight-point first half deficit during the third quarter on touchdown from running ...

UM not ready for prime time

Reality slapped the Miami Hurricanes in the face this past Sunday and during that process, the Virginia Tech Hokies did some slapping of their own. The end result was a 42-24 dismantling of the Hurricanes in a game that was ...

Carol City Chiefs end Norland's playoff hopes

The Carol City Chiefs defeated the Norland Vikings 27-14 on Friday night at North Miami Stadium. The game demolished any chance that the Vikings (2-7, 1-3) would see playoff action this year. The victory also made Carol

Local gridiron ‘monsters’ head into postseason

Well Booker T. Washington (10-0, 3-0) is undefeated, district champions, number one in the nation and if anyone would care to wager soon-to-be state champs for the second consecutive year.

Even in the pros lying is wrong

Just as the Miami Dolphin season seemed to be taking a turn for the better, it looks to have taken a sharp turn for the worst. Or at least the embarrassing. When news broke last week that offensive lineman Jonathan ...

Killian keeps hope alive

What once looked like a long-shot has now become possible for Killian after a hallmark 21-13 defeat of district rival South Dade (7-1, 2-1) last Saturday at Tropical Park put the Cougars (4-4, 2-1) back in the running for a ...

BTW claims ‘mythical Miami title,’ stops Norland, 41-14

While the 41-14 result of the Booker T. Washington-Norland game ended in the expected manner, the Tornados of BTW said they still had something to prove. Head Coach Tim “Ice” Harris says, “the win against the Vikings solidifies the mythical ...

Forget the odds in Canes vs. FSU

One of the best-storied rivalries in college football appears to have been reborn in the Sunshine State. As the seconds ticked off this past Saturday at Sun Life Stadium all of South Florida knew that for the first time in ...

Central embarrasses Norland, 56-6

As expected the Central Rockets (5-1, 2-0) easily defeated the District 16-6A newbie Norland Vikings. What was unexpected was the outright onslaught that ensued. T

Carol City defeats Homestead 23-20

The Homestead Broncos received every sign that their district game against Carol City would end auspiciously. They were coming off of a dominating road win against Palmetto, and their star receiver Ermon Lane was ruled eligible after facing a possible ...

Miami Dolphins help kids prepare for Halloween

Miami Dolphins players, cheerleaders, T.D. and members of the Miami Dolphins Women’s Organization helped Miami-Dade County school children shop for Halloween costumes

The Sports Brothers

When I read this week that the Grambling State University’s football program was forfeiting a game against Jackson State University, I couldn't help but look up the actual definition of the word and see that the definition, in this sense ...

Booker T. builds confidence with win over N'western, 21-9

Northwestern’s 21-9 loss to Booker T. Washington (7-0, 1-0) last Saturday was what Jerry Jones would call a moral victory. No, it did not affect district standings directly, but the confidence with which the Bulls walked off the field will ...

Killian rebounds, beats Coral Gables, 21-7

The Killian Cougars bounced back after a three week slump with a 21-7 upset of the Coral Gables Cavaliers last Thursday at Southridge Field. The Region 8A battle ended Coral Gables’ undefeated season and its first 5-0 start since 2008 ...

Some athletes just have 'it'

One of the reasons we all love sports is that we get to see greatness. We enjoy it when athletes perform at the highest level on the biggest stage when the lights are brightest.