Miami Springs 34, Goleman 0

Miami Springs runs through Goleman

 

Miami Herald Writer

Led by running backs D.J. Bethune and Malik Thomas, Miami Springs rolled past Goleman on Thursday at Milander Stadium in a District 16-7A contest.

Bethune, thanks to a 97-yard touchdown run in the game’s final minute, finished with 177 yards on just five carries. Thomas was the workhorse, wracking up 121 yards on 16 carries and scored three of Springs’ five touchdowns. Johnny Rembrick had the other Springs score, a 70-yard punt return in the third quarter.

The win was the fifth in a row for the Hawks, who moved to 5-1 overall and 3-0 in the district, setting the stage for a district showdown with American next week at Traz Powell Stadium. Goleman which was led by quarterback/running back O’Brian Anderson’s 175 yards on 31 carries, fell to 0-7 (0-4).

“This game was a little closer than it looked,” said Springs head coach Darryel Bethune, whose team lead just 7-0 at the half. “We definitely struggled in the first half but managed to do enough to pull away in the second half and now we’re looking forward to a big game with American next week.”

Read more Miami-Dade High Schools stories from the Miami Herald

  •  
 <span class="cutline_leadin">In good form:</span> Columbus High's Rafa Martinez hits a chip shot out of the sand trap on the 18th hole Tuesday, en route to a 69 to lead the Explorers to a 12-shot win at the Youth Fair Golf Tournament.

    Boys’ Golf

    Rafa Martinez leads Columbus boys’ golf team to Youth Fair win

    The Columbus golf team’s depth has been the big difference in its surge back to the top in Miami-Dade County the past couple of years.

  • On the recruiting trail

    Jordan Cronkrite reverses, won’t go to UM

    The University of Miami’s crowded backfield situation in the 2015 recruiting class got a bit more roomier after Westminster Christian running back Jordan Cronkrite announced Saturday morning on Twitter that he was withdrawing his commitment from the Hurricanes.

  • Roundup

    American boys’, girls’ bowling sweep HML

    The American High standout bowling tandem of Stephanie Wong and Trace Reid proved too potent for Hialeah-Miami Lakes on Tuesday.

Miami Herald

Join the
Discussion

The Miami Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

The Miami Herald uses Facebook's commenting system. You need to log in with a Facebook account in order to comment. If you have questions about commenting with your Facebook account, click here.

Have a news tip? You can send it anonymously. Click here to send us your tip - or - consider joining the Public Insight Network and become a source for The Miami Herald and el Nuevo Herald.

Hide Comments

This affects comments on all stories.

Cancel OK

  • Marketplace

Today's Circulars

  • Quick Job Search

Enter Keyword(s) Enter City Select a State Select a Category