North Miami Beach football
Daryn Jones scored the winner on a 3-yard run with 1:28 to play as the unbeaten North Miami Beach Sundevils came from behind to defeat the Ives Estates Thunder 20-13 for the 14U (160 pound) Super Bowl title in the Miami Xtreme Youth Football League at Ted Hendricks Stadium at Milander Park in Hialeah.
Tied at 13 in the fourth quarter, North Miami Beach's Charles Bossicot and Devontay Cook made a key tackle for a loss. The Sundevils took over on offense, and Cook ran 27 yards to the Ives Estates’ 9-yard line.
After a 2-yard loss, North Miami Beach took advantage of consecutive off-sides penalties which moved the ball to the Thunder 3-yard line, setting the stage for Jones, who also added the extra point run. Sebastien Fleuriot then recovered the kickoff to start the celebration for the 8-0 Sundevils.
Gael Simprevil was solid on defense for Ives Estates, helping keep the game close.
Moshe Pierre of Ives Estates recovered a fumble at the North Miami Beach 18-yard line, and a few plays later Emmanuel St. Germain scored on a 9-yard run with 6:14 remaining. Isiah Pierre Jean ran the extra point, and the Thunder led 13-6.
On the ensuing kickoff, Cook returned it 80 yards for the momentum changing touchdown, and then the extra point run by Jones evened things at 13.
Cook gave North Miami Beach a 6-0 lead with a 35-yard touchdown run in the first quarter. The Thunder tied the game with 1:02 left in the third quarter as Pierre Jean raced 50 yards for the score.
The Ives Estates coaches named Daryn Jones the North Miami Beach game MVP, and the Thunder’s game MVP was Emmanuel St. Germain as chosen by the North Miami Beach coaches.
North Miami Beach Sundevils: Daryn Jones, Devontay Cook, Stanley Johnson, Rachid Jacques, Charles Bossicot, Sebastian Fleuriot, Kater Edmond, Alex Israel, Kazmall Paul, Skyler Richardson, Lucson Paul, Rony Charles, Gabriel Silva, Jean Carlos Altamirano, Darryl Joachim, Rainier Prendes, Taylor Hagood.
Ives Estates Thunder: Jamir Lovett, Isiah Pierre Jean, Lenard Anderson, Moshe Pierre, Emmanuel St. Germain, Kenneth Guillaume, Haheem Saintil, Joslin Sylvestre Joslin, Jordan Reyes, Gael Simprevil, Kenny Guerrier, Billy Aristile, Eloyim Fisteac, Darrick Wallace.
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Miami Dolphins Lamar Miller
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More North Miami Beach football
The North Miami Beach Sundevils beat the South Kendall Gators 24-0 to win the 12U (130 pound) Super Bowl of the Miami Xtreme Youth Football League at Ted Hendricks Stadium at Milander Park in Hialeah.
The game was closer than the score indicates as the Sundevils (11-1) pulled away with 18 points in the fourth quarter.
The opposing coaches chose the game MVP for each team. North Miami Beach selected Camron Jones, who dominated on defense with several tackles in the backfield, as the Gators game MVP. South Kendall acknowledged Sundevils quarterback Horace Atkins but gave the North Miami Beach game MVP nod to offensive and defensive lineman Ezekiel Figueroa, the only one to contain Jones.
Leading 6-0 early in the fourth quarter, North Miami Beach coaches, during a timeout, assigned Figueroa on Jones, and the move worked. On the next play, Figueroa stopped Jones, allowing Ebelson Raphael to take the handoff and race around the right side for a 37-yard touchdown and a 12-0 lead.
It didn’t take long for North Miami Beach to score again. Wesly Joseph recovered a fumble for the Sundevils on the ensuing possession, and Atkins made them pay by throwing a long pass to Edgardo San Martin who then dashed for a touchdown covering 60 yards with 8:46 remaining.
Wilkins Senexant made a big tackle on kick coverage, and Phon’te Mannings recorded a sack to help set-up the final score, an 8-yard touchdown run by Davondre Coeur.
San Martin also caught a 10-yard touchdown pass from Atkins to give the Sundevils a 6-0 advatange with 42 seconds left in the opening quarter. Kraig Eniste had a fumble recovery, and Raphael intercepted a pass, caught a 25-yard pass from Atkins and had a couple of pass breakups, one to help set-up his own score. Keyon Breilla defended a pass, and Patrell Nadal added a 25-yard run. Atkins had a first down run, and San Martin broke two tackles to nearly score another before halftime.
South Kendall’s Trenard Wilson intercepted a pass in the end zone in the first quarter to thwart a drive, and Andre Harvey made a key tackle to stymie a fake punt. Jones registered several solid tackles, including one on fourth down to force a change of possession.
North Miami Beach Sundevils: Isaiah Altenor, Ray’Je Grant, Dmitri Pierre, Patrell Nadal, Keyon Brezilla, Davondre Coeur, Phon’te Mannings, Riyad Wilmot, Ebelson Raphael, Bryan Trillos, Emanuel Leatherwood Jr., Horace Atkins, Edgardo San Martin, Alvin Bailey, Wilkins Senexant, Darren Joseph, D’Mor Jean-Baptiste, Nathaniel Gesper, Ezekiel Figueroa, Karyne David, Carlens Jean-Francois, Kraig Eniste, Elias Blandon, Derek Jean-Jacques, Wesly Joseph, Gregory Pierre-Louis, Osney Dalcy.
South Kendall Gators: Camron Jones, Raymond Williams, Rayshawn Williams, Trenard Wilson, Kevin Smith, Ali Skipper, Romello Gatlin, Jimel Lane, David Johnson, Marquand Tatum, Michael Batts, Raheem Nottage, Jimmie Bryant, Amarian Johnson, Alvin Kemp, Kahlil Lane, Andre Harvey, Anthony Frith, Jacob Jeudy, Cedric Sawyer, Lamond Morrison, Lloyd Willis.
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Kendall Boys & Girls Club football
In a rival battle for the title, the unbeaten Kendall Boys & Girls Club Kolts edged the West Miramar Patriots 22-20 to win the 13U (145 pound) Super Bowl of the Miami Xtreme Youth Football League at Ted Hendricks Stadium at Milander Park in Hialeah.
The Kolts (13-0) beat West Miramar in 2012 for the Super Bowl title, and the Patriots eliminated Kendall B&G last season in the semifinal en route to their championship.
With 1:41 remaining in the game, West Miramar quarterback Jonathan Cotto threw a touchdown pass to Calvin Montgomery covering 39 yards and cutting the deficit to two, 22-20. The Patriots then attempted a tying 2-point kick, but Carlos Roca blocked it, securing the Kendall B&G lead. It was Roca’s second blocked 2-point kick.
West Miramar then attempted an on-side kick, but Kalani Norris recovered it, setting up victory formation for the Kolts.
Kendall B&G took the lead in the first quarter on a Rudy Puig 1-yard touchdown run. Diego Ucros kicked the 2-pointer with Puig the snapper and Brandon McDuffey the holder, and the Kolts went ahead 8-0.
Jose Fonseca didn’t just cause and recover two fumbles for Kendall B&G, but he twice took the ball from the arms of Patriots. Montgomery later stopped the Kolts on fourth-and-three to end a threat in the red zone, but then Dwayne Mason recovered a fumble for Kendall B&G. The Kolts utilized the running of Stephen Roig, Puig and Ucros and took advantage of pass interference to set-up Puig’s second 1-yard touchdown run just six seconds before halftime. Ucros kicked another 2-pointer, and the Kolts led 16-0.
On the ensuing kickoff, Ucros made a touchdown saving tackle at the Kendall B&G 9-yard line to end the half.
Rayne Tanega-Doster scored with 7:51 left in the third quarter for West Miramar, and Lucas Matias kicked the 2-pointer with William Manuel the holder as the Patriots made it a game, trailing 16-8.
McDuffey answered with a 27-yard touchdown pass to Roig to increase the advantage, 22-8. Midway through the fourth quarter, Cotto scrambled 56 yards for a West Miramar touchdown. Roca blocked the 2-point kick, and the Patriots needed eight points to tie. On the ensuing kickoff, Fonseca was told by coaches to help on kick coverage, and he thwarted an on-side kick attempt.
Ucros was named Kendall B&G game MVP by opposing coaches, and Cotto was chosen West Miramar game MVP by opposing coaches.
Kendall Boys & Girls Club Kolts: Rudy Puig, Kalani Norris, Dajon Clark, Jose Fonseca, Carlos Roca, Brandon McDuffey, Gabriel Alonso, Stephen Roig, Dwayne Mason, Andrew Brown, Diego Ucros, Robert Blanco, Julian Leonard, Jorge Garcia, Joe Pozo, Gabriel Cerra, Alec Olmedillo, Kyle Ferbeyre, Dante Velasco, Austin Leon, Danny Vassuer, Sean Gilbert, Samuel Diaz, Gabriel Rios.
West Miramar Patriots: Trenod Desrosier, Lucas Matias, Calvin Montgomery, Alex Chisholm, Leonard Cohen, Jonathan Cotto, Taylor Banks, Rayne Tanega-Doster, Vincent Evans, William Manuel, Jaylin Norman, Destin Polk, Jabril Muhammed, Dimitrie Lewis, Devin Wesley, Menelek Denis, Anwar Maroun, Marc Christie, Javier Rosello, Angel Cepero, Justyn Scott, Willy Rimpel, Michael Ninomiya, Rohldy Saintime-Beauvais, Reece Ellis, Willie Webb Jr., Ronaldo Sigers, Tyler Milord.
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West Miramar Patriots
The West Miramar Patriots beat the South Miami Grey Ghosts 21-12 to win the Pee Wees Super Bowl of the Miami Xtreme Youth Football League at Ted Hendricks Stadium at Milander Park in Hialeah.
Decari Milton received the West Miramar game MVP trophy as voted by the South Miami coaches. Milton scored all the points for the Patriots. He had three touchdown runs and three extra point runs. He also excelled on defense.
Zacuras Dawson was awarded the South Miami game MVP trophy as voted by the West Miramar coaches. Dawson scored all of his team’s points with two touchdown runs. He also made multiple tackles and recovered a fumble.
Dawson and Milton played multiple positions (offense, defense, special teams) throughout the game.
The Patriots improved to 11-1. South Miami ended its season at 10-3.
West Miramar Patriots: Alexander Gammage, Kered Brown, Jaden Dunn, Decari Milton, Kai Moore, Erek Brown, Tyler Felton, Marquis Milbrook, Georell Mullings, Curtiss Brown, Jayden Mendez, Lorenzo Johnson, Basil Proctor, Maverick Slowley, Tristan Carriel, Ryan Isaiah Smithet, Cayden Guillaume, Landon DiCaprio, Nicholas Hatzis.
South Miami Grey Ghosts: Zacuras Dawson, Julian Fernandez, Dymanee Crawford, Jakhari Hamm, Mason Cure, Jeremiah Daniels, Corey Ammons, Sir Dreveon Cody, Jerome Warren, Nate Merrell, Robert Quick, Zion Fairchild, Zuberi Graham, Demetrius Capers.
The Suniland Sundevils capped off a perfect season at 13-0 by beating the South Miami Grey Ghosts 31-7 in the 10U Super Bowl of the Miami Xtreme Youth Football League at Ted Hendricks Stadium at Milander Park in Hialeah.
Suniland Sundevils: Matthew Boston, Kelvon Durham, Dedrick Browder, Travious Lathan, Carson Haggard, Floyd Ridgeway, Dennis Randall, Antonio Smith, Christian Beaubien, Abraham Mole, Jonjon Delgado, Yavis Ferrell, Quinn Lennon, AJ Santana, Michael Alvarez, Jonathan Llopiz, Waltran Palmer, Tyler Regalado, Joseph Wein, Louis Ramsay, Dillon Llewellyn, Marquis Pierre, Maurice Pierre, Malachi Hyppolite, Tyler Blevins, Markell Miller, Tyreke Tyson, Courtney Orr, Zavier Williams, Santi Laguardia. Head Coach Mike Haggard, assistant coaches Dedrick Browder, Sean Beaubien, Rudy Fernandez, Kelvin Durham, John Betancourt, Joe Ray, Patrick Wess, and Nick Sheehy.
SEEING/DOING DOUBLE: The Milton brothers (Decari and Jivari) earned game MVP honors in respective Super Bowl victories of the Miami Xtreme Youth Football League at Ted Hendricks Stadium at Milander Park in Hialeah.
Decari led the West Miramar Patriots Pee Wees to the Super Bowl victory by scoring all his team’s points in a 21-12 victory over the South Miami Grey Ghosts.
Jivari led the West Miramar Patriots 8U team to the Super Bowl victory by scoring all his team’s points in a 31-6 victory over the Key Biscayne Key Rats.
Decari had an impressive performance with three touchdown runs and three extra point runs, and older brother, Jivari, did even better with five touchdowns and an extra point run.
The game MVPs are voted by the opposing coaches.
FOURTH TIME THE CHARM: Coach Ryan Jackson's North Miami Beach Sundevils won the 12U (130-pound) Super Bowl for his first championship in four Super Bowl appearances.
MUMS THE WORD: In the 12U (130-pound) Super Bowl between the North Miami Beach Sundevils and South Kendall Gators, coaches from opposing teams did not talk to one another during game week. That's not unusual, but in this case it was.
The North Miami Beach and South Kendall coaches are friends and usually talk football shop each and every week on the phone ... but of course not the week of their big Super Bowl match-up against each other.
Rumor has it, though, one coach did call one of the opposing coaches asking (jokingly) his game plan. The answer: click.
SMART ROOKIE: John Gay led the West Miramar Patriots Pee Wees to a Super Bowl title in his first year coaching youth football. Gay is a former star basketball player at American High School and Howard University. After earning a degree at Howard, he obtained his master's degree from the University of Miami. He is currently the CEO of taxdrz.com.
MILLER TIME: Miami Dolphins star running back Lamar Miller attended the 14U (160-pound) Super Bowl between the Ives Estates Thunder and North Miami Beach Sundevils. The former University of Miami standout offered some encouraging words at halftime to Ives Estates power running back/blocker Emmanuel St. Germain. Following the Super Bowl, North Miami Beach coaches named St. Germain the Thunder’s game MVP.