2014 Silver Knight Awards

  • North Broward Preparatory's Evan Haubner receives a Silver Knight Award in art from Miami Herald Executive Editor Aminda Marques Gonzalez and Newsroom Night Operations Chief Alex Mena at the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami on Tuesday, May 20, 2014. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Romell Ramjattan gets a picture of his son, Silver Knight nominee Timothy Ramjattan, prior to the awards ceremony at the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami on Tuesday, May 20, 2014. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Dr. Michael Krop High's Ross Daniel Piper receives a Silver Knight award for general scholarship from Miami Herald World Editor John Yearwood and Miami Herald Media Company President and Publisher Alexandra Villoch. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Mater Academy's Ashley Gomez receives a Silver Knight award in business from Miami Herald Executive Editor Aminda Marques Gonzalez and Newsroom Night Operations Chief Alex Mena at the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami on Tuesday, May 20, 2014. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Mater Academy's Ashley Gomez receives a Silver Knight award in business from Miami Herald Executive Editor Aminda Marques Gonzalez and Newsroom Night Operations Chief Alex Mena at the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami on Tuesday May 20, 2014 . PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Mater Academy's Ashley Gomez receives a Silver Knight award in business from Miami Herald Executive Editor Aminda Marques Gonzalez and Newsroom Night Operations Chief Alex Mena at the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami on Tuesday May 20, 2014 . PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Robert Morgan Educational Center's Justice Collier receives a Silver Knight Award in English and literature from Miami Herald World Editor John Yearwood and Miami Herald Media Company President and Publisher Alexandra Villoch at the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami on Tuesday, May 20, 2014. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Robert Morgan Educational Center's Justice Collier receives a Silver Knight award in English and literature from Miami Herald World Editor John Yearwood and Miami Herald Media Company President and Publisher Alexandra Villoch at the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami on Tuesday May 20, 2014. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • New World’s Kaley Schwartz hears her name called as the Silver Knight award winner in art at the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami on Tuesday, May 20, 2014. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Christopher Columbus High School's Michael Joseph Sanchez hears his name called as the Silver Knight Award winner in athletics at the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 . PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • McArthur High School's Saran Alexandra Morgan receives a Silver Knight Award in English and literature from Miami Herald World Editor John Yearwood and Miami Herald Media Company President and Publisher Alexandra Villoch. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Julie Goldstein, of Ransom Everglades, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in world languages for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Tashay Campbell, of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, wins the Silver Knight Award for world languages for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Mabel Amaya, of Southwest Miami High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in the vocational/technical category for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Raul Garcia, of William T. McFatter Technical High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in the vocational/technical category for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Raul Garcia, of William T. McFatter Technical High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in the vocational/technical category for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Brett Alexander Curtis, of Dr. Michael M. Krop High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in speech for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Jahdziah St. Julien, of St. Thomas Aquinas High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in speech for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Susan Elizabeth Bean, of Dr. Michael M. Krop High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in social science for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Susan Elizabeth Bean, of Dr. Michael M. Krop High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in social science for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Alyssa Zlatkin, of David Posnack Hebrew Day School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in social science for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Alyssa Zlatkin, of David Posnack Hebrew Day School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in social science for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Mykaiesha Lorraine McCarthy, of Miami Carol City High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in science for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Mykaiesha Lorraine McCarthy, of Miami Carol City High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in science for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Mykaiesha Lorraine McCarthy, of Miami Carol City High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in science for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Brett Alexander Curtis, of Dr. Michael M. Krop High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in speech on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Brett Alexander Curtis, of Dr. Michael M. Krop High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in speech on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Jahdziah St. Julien, of St. Thomas Aquinas High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in speech for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Kristina Thoren, of American Heritage, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in science for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Kristina Thoren, of American Heritage, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in science for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Kristina Thoren, of American Heritage, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in science for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Daniel Torrents, of South Miami High, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in music & dance for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Daniel Torrents, of South Miami High, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in music & dance for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Daniel Torrents, of South Miami High, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in music & dance for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Connor Yockus, of North Broward Prepatory, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in music & dance for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Connor Yockus, of North Broward Prepatory, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in music & dance for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Luis Miguel Rodriguez, of Mater Academy, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in mathematics for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Dillon Biddiscombe, of Pine Crest School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in mathematics for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Clarissa Buch, of Dr. Michael M. Krop High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in journalism for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Madison Clark, of North Broward Prepatory, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in journalism for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Madison Clark, of North Broward Prepatory, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in journalism for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Ross Daniel Piper, of Dr. Michael M Krop High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in general scholarship for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Ross Daniel Piper, of Dr. Michael M Krop High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in general scholarship for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Ross Daniel Piper, of Dr. Michael M Krop High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in general scholarship for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Persis Bhada, of Cooper City High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in general scholarship for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Persis Bhada, of Cooper City High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in general scholarship for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Justice Collier, of Robert Morgan Education Center, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in English & literature for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Justice Collier, of Robert Morgan Education Center, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in English & literature for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Justice Collier, of Robert Morgan Education Center, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in English & literature for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Saran Alexandra Morgan, of McArthur High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in English & literature for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Michael Ortega, of Christopher Columbus High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in drama for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Katherine Santoro, of Western High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in drama for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Andrew Briz, of Christopher Columbus High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in digital & interactive media for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Kelon Lenard Farmer, of Stranaham High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in digital & interactive media for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Ashley Gomez, of Mater Academy, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in business for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Andrew Masciarella, of North Broward Prepatory, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in business for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Andrew Masciarella, of North Broward Prepatory, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in business for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Michael Joseph Sanchez, of Christopher Columbus High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in athletics for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Joshua Ulino, of Cypress Bay High School, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Award in athletics for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Kaley Schwartz, of New World School of the Arts, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Awards in art for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Kaley Schwartz, of New World School of the Arts, wins the 2014 Silver Knight Awards in art for Miami-Dade on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Proud family members look on during the Miami Herald 56th annual Silver Knight Award ceremony for Broward and Miami-Dade counties on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Proud family members look on during the Miami Herald 56th annual Silver Knight Award ceremony for Broward and Miami-Dade counties on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Evan Haubner, of North Broward Prepatory, wins the Silver Knight Award in art for Broward on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Silver Knight Honorable Mention recipients in music & dance for Broward and Miami-Dade counties, from left: Emily Maria McCready, of Saint Thomas Aquinas High School, Eliza Chase Hurst, of Pompano Beach High School, Rebecca Tutunick, of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Jonathan Keandre Wynn-Strachan, of Miami Arts Charter School, Omar Paez, of Coral Reef Senior High School, Emily P. Rabinovich, of Alonzo Mourning Senior High School. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Silver Knight Honorable Mention recipients in mathematics for Broward and Miami-Dade counties, from left: Ayomide Fatunde, of Nova High School, Samantha Rozenblum, of Calvary Christian Academy, Michael Patrick Guertin, of Everglades High School, Katherine Heldt, of Miami Palmetto Senior High School, Marie Snyder, of Coral Gables Senior High School, Sabina Sara Osman, of Miami Beach Senior High. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Silver Knight Honorable Mention recipients in journalism for Broward and Miami-Dade counties, from left: Melissa Bosem, of American Heritage, Kayla Haley, of Broward Virtual School, Victoria Dean Alvarez, of Pembroke Pines Charter High School, Lauren Bunce, of Miami Palmetto Senior High School, Miriam Singer, of Coral Reef Senior High School, Yessica Maltes, of Miami Coral Park Senior High School. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Silver Knight Honorable Mention recipients in general scholarship for Broward and Miami-Dade counties, from left: Sarah Dozil, of Coral Springs Charter High School, Giancarlo Gambetta, of Nova High School, Laura Mariah Herman, of Pine Crest School, Shiva Kangeyan, of Archimedean Upper Conservatory, Cole Cameron Scanlon, of Coral Gables Senior High School, and Hongyu Zhou, of Coral Reef High School. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Silver Knight Honorable Mention recipients in English & literature for Broward and Miami-Dade counties, from left: Christine Ferrara, of Saint Thomas Aquinas High School, Emily Griffith, of Archbishop McCarthy High School, Bryan Godel, of Western High School, Michael Alexander Perez, of Belen Jesuit Prepatory School, Robin Spatcher, of Miami Southridge Senior High School, and Amanda Sage Gavcovich, of Miami Country Day. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Silver Knight Honorable Mention recipients in drama for Broward and Miami-Dade counties, from left: Tatiana Bustamante, of Pembroke Pines Charter High School, Laura Blank, of Coral Glades High School, Hilary Michelle Cheren, of Nova High School, Mariana Barbara, of TERRA Environmental Research Institute, Blake Solomon Mars, of Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High School, and Brenda Milagros Chirinos, of School for Advance Studies. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Silver Knight winners cheer during the Miami Herald 56th annual Silver Knight Award ceremony on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 in the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown Miami. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Silver Knight Honorable Mention recipients in science for Broward and Miami-Dade counties. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Silver Knight Honorable Mention recipients in digital & interactive media for Broward and Miami-Dade counties, from left: Andrea Restrepo Clavijo, of Nova High School, Nicole Christine Malanga, of Everglades High School, Lance Oppenheim, of Pine Crest School, Natalie Rose Calvo, of TERRA Environmental Research Institute, David Scherker, of Coral Reef Senior High School, and Matthew Jay Cohen, of Miami Country Day. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Silver Knight Honorable Mention recipients in business for Broward and Miami-Dade counties, from left: Justin Robert Etzine, of David Posnack Hebrew Day School, Blake Bierman, of American Heritage, Menachem Bandel, of University School of Nova Southeastern University, Trevor Ray Nesse, of Dr. Michael Krop Senior High School, Arthur Redden Work, of Miami Killian Senior High School, and Angelique Hernandez, of Coral Reef Senior High School. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Silver Knight Honorable Mention recipients in athletics for Broward and Miami-Dade counties, from left: Patricia Sarah Albano, of Charles W. Flanagan High School, Kelin Alexis Houston, of St. Thomas Aquinas High School, Caitlin McCluskey, of Sheridan Hills Christian School, Jasmine Zepaniah Rose, of Miami Central Senior High School, Patricia Pinckombe, of John A. Ferguson Senior High School, and Taryn Kristen d'Adesky, of Miami Palmetto Senior High School. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Silver Knight Honorable Mention recipients in art for Broward and Miami-Dade counties, from left: Nadine Franklin, of Western High School, Francesca Levy, of Pembroke Pines Charter High School, Alexander Moore from Nova High School, Aleksandra Maria Czarkowska, of Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High School, Julian Lyscott Straker, of John A. Ferguson Senior High School, Cecilia Morales from Booker T. Washington Senior High. MAX REED / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Silver Knight Honorable Mention recipients in social science for Broward and Miami-Dade counties. Max Reed / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Silver Knight Honorable Mention recipients in speech for Broward and Miami-Dade counties. Max Reed / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Silver Knight Honorable Mention recipients in the vocational/technical category for Broward and Miami-Dade counties. Max Reed / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Silver Knight Honorable Mention recipients in world languages for Broward and Miami-Dade counties. Max Reed / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD