Jones ended his career by playing in seven consecutive NBA Finals joining LeBron James and six Boston Celtics Hall of Famers from the 1950s and 1960s as the only players in NBA history to play in The Finals in seven consecutive seasons.
Chad Johnson, 39, has found a new appreciation for track and field and a budding young star to root for: his 12-year-old daughter Cha’iel Johnson, the nation’s fastest pre-teen in the 400, 800 and 1500 meter races.
The Mavericks will be forced to forfeit all of its regular season wins from this past season and will have to pay fines totaling nearly $16,000 after an FHSAA investigation revealed three players has received impermissible benefits.
Several top Miami-Dade and Broward County football players are set to compete in this weekend’s 10th annual Miami Dolphins’ 7-on-7 tournament, which will also feature competition in three youth divisions.
Longtime Gulliver Prep athletic director Mark Schusterman was among the eight members of this year’s Florida High School Athletic Association Hall of Fame class that also included former American High football coach Bill Kramer.
The Nova High School baseball team is spending its mornings practicing in Davie, preparing for Friday’s 10 a.m. start to the Titans’ Florida Class 8A semifinal game against Tallahassee Lincoln in Fort Myers.
Tornadoes’ ace Trevor Kniskern faced the minimum 18 batters over the final six innings without a allowing a hit, but Pompano Beach couldn’t overcome the two runs he surrendered in the first which led to a 2-1 loss to Jacksonville Bolles.
After 11 seasons, Angel Herrera has left the Cougars’ baseball program after accepting a coaching position at Miami-Dade College. Killian has hired longtime former Southridge coach Ed Doskow as his replacement.
Some of South Florida’s best pitchers take the mound this week in Fort Myers as four more local teams chase state titles including Archbishop McCarthy, the No. 2 team in the nation, which plays No. 3 Lynn Haven Mosley in the Class 6A semifinals.
The loss not only crushed Belen’s dream of a second straight trip to Fort Myers but ruined an otherwise brilliant pitching performance by Danny Brown as the FIU commit gave up just two hits and walked only one.
Jupiter High catcher Mason Doolittle pitched for just the second time this season and got the game-ending strikeout as the Warriors beat Stoneman Douglas 6-4 in 11 innings in the Florida high school Region 3-9A baseball championship on Wednesday, May 24, 2017.
Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Allen Hurns, a former University of Miami and Carol City High player who is donating $7500 to the Carol City Athletic program. The Chiefs are the reigning state football champions.
Bryan CereijoThe Miami Herald
Jacksonville Jaguars and former UM wide receiver Allen Hurns makes a donation to Carol City
Southridge's Symone Mason wins three individual State track titles
Miramar's Jamal Walton wins state finals in Boys 4A 200 Meter Dash
Miami Norland's Tyrese Cooper wins 3A state titles in the Boys 200 and 400 Meters