Coral Reef remains undefeated

Coral Reef looked playoff ready after an emotional overtime win against district rival Killian last Friday afternoon at Southridge. Coach Chevas Clements embraced senior receiver Jacob McCrary in a post-game celebration after beating last year’s district 16-8A runner-up 21-20.

Teams vying for second place in Dist. 16-6A

The majority of district 16-6A teams, whether they want to admit it or not, are playing for second place. That’s because Central’s dominance pretty much guarantees that they’ll hold on to the top spot in the district. Last Friday’s 16-6A ...

South Dade demolishes rival Palmetto 43-0

What can Palmetto be proud of after being shutout 43-0 by district rival South Dade last Thursday night at Harris Field? Maybe they can be grateful the score wasn’t higher.

Norland loses third straight, 26-7

With the worst start in Norland’s last four years, the question is what will the Vikings do? The Vikings “program” has struggled to keep its state championship momentum consistent over the last season.

Miami Springs wins a thriller over Edison 25-24

The matchup between two teams whose names have fallen into the abyss as far as respected football programs go, was surprisingly a nail-biter.

Mayweather— a lot better

Okay Floyd Mayweather, I am finally convinced. For a long time I looked at the flamboyant fighter as a loud mouth boxer who is pretty good in his own right. Even better than pretty good, I considered Mayweather among the ...

St. Thomas Aquinas defeats Northwestern 38-3

If social media is any indicator of popular opinion, the demand for a revamp in the Northwestern coaching staff will loom overhead for the Bulls for the remainder of the season unless head coach Stephen Fields can find a way ...

South Dade defeats Columbus 12-10

The South Dade Buccaneers narrowly skirted a loss to the Columbus Explorers in a 12-10 victory Friday night at Harris Field in what may have been a preview of a post-season regional battle come late November.

Serena still "tennis queen" of the hill

There I was this past weekend flipping through the channels looking for some competitive sports to watch on TV and before I knew it I had hit the jackpot. Lucky me got to watch Serena Williams deliver a stern message ...

Chiefs end pre-season in huge victory

Two former teammates and Carol City alumni patted each other on the back as the Chiefs closed out their 24-7 preseason victory against Boyd Anderson (Lauderdale Lake) last Friday night at Traz Powell.

University School wallops Homestead

Homestead was regarded the underdog in their preseason 41-21 loss to University School (Fort Lauderdale) at Cypress Bay High School (Weston) last weekend for many reasons, mainly because University School is the reigning Class 3A state champion and ranked number ...

A tough guy: Iverson

Who is he? He was a Rookie of the Year winner, a four-time scoring champ, an 11-time All-Star and an MVP. Word on the street is he has made a decision, ending a career that has been at times brilliant, ...

Central, Booker T. enter season as #1 teams

Four of the nation’s top 25 high school football teams hail from South Florida; Miami Central (ranked No. 1 on MaxPreps.com), Booker T. Washington Senior High School (ranked No. 1 in USAToday poll), St. Thomas Aquinas High School (Fort Lauderdale ...

The Sports Brothers: Dolphins counting on big plays this season

It was every NFL head coach's worst nightmare. You are playing a valuable starter in a meaningless pre season game just to get some much needed work in. Fins Coach Joe Philbin was probably gonna get his regular guys out ...

Dolphins academy hosts youth camp

The Miami Dolphins Academy hosted its second annual youth camp last week at Felix Varela High School. The weeklong camp gave some 60 participants ages five to 14 an opportunity to interact and train alongside former Dolphins players for five ...