On The Radar: Offseason Series – Part FourAs we officially kicked off the first week of the New Year, area high school football fans can plainly see that nothing has changed. The athletes are still working harder than ever – year round.
In The Recruiting Huddle: Kaywon Hanna - Mater AcademyAnother of those football players who we had the chance to watch this season - and came away impressed.
In The Recruiting Huddle: Mikel Jones - Mater AcademyOne of the big-time prospects in this class - he has not let anyone down after playing a key role in the success of this program this season.
FHSAA Releases Tentative Football Classifications For 2017-2019With everyone focused on the final two weeks of the 2016 high school football season, the state’s governing body – the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) – released the tentative football classifications for the 2017-18 and 2018-19 school years Tuesday morning.
St. Thomas Aquinas Routs Mater, Raiders Roll Into State SemisSt. Thomas Aquinas proves too much for host Mater Academy Friday night in the region 4-7A regional final.
Mater Academy Scores In Final Seconds, Upends McArthur 14-13Mater Academy goes on a late scoring drive, capped by a 1-yard touchdown pass from Kaywon Hanna to Lio'Undre Gallimore, to upset previously undefeated McArthur 14-13 Friday night at Ted Hendricks Stadium in the region 4-7A regional semifinals.
In The Recruiting Huddle: Edwin Sosa - Mater Academyrom the first day we saw this gifted young man - right before his freshman season at Southwest Miami, there was no doubt that all the hype surrounding his play as a youngster was right on target.
Bald Predictions - High School Football Playoffs Round TwoAnd then there were a few less. The games are getting more and more exciting and the stakes are getting higher and higher. What happens in this round really tells the story of which teams are true title contenders.
Mater Academy Runs Past Cooper City, Lions Win 35-21In a game featuring two of South Florida’s most unheralded and underrated running backs, it was Mater Academy’s Daniel Doriscar and his 174 rushing yards that led the Lions to a 35-21 victory over visiting Cooper City Thursday night during the region 4-7A regional quarterfinals at Milander Stadium.
Swimming: South Florida Produces Multiple Individual State ChampsWhile teams in Miami-Dade and Broward were shut out of state titles at the FHSAA State 4A and 3A Swimming and Diving Championships at Sailfish Splashpark Aquatic Center in Stuart, there were plenty of individual champions.
On The Radar: Season Series – Part EightAs you can see from the team standings throughout South Florida that we are certainly getting to the end of another season.