Miami High News

Chess

By Lisbeth Chavarria

January 16, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Sports Briefs

Chess advisor Mr. Aguilar reports that the chess team went to Orlando for the National Grade Level competition on Dec. 5, 2017. Miami High seniors placed 5th overall.  Fernando Alvarez and Daniel Rodriguez placed 1st and 2nd in their category. Kendrick Chirino and Dariel Chavez placed 3rd in their categ...

Swim Team

By Gabriela Vallejo

January 16, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Sports Briefs

Swim coach Mr. Tornillo reports that two Miami High swimmers made it to states in November: Kevin Hernandez in the 100 yard freestyle and Teolio Darius, who placed 4th in the 100 yard breaststroke.

Water Polo

By Annette Chu

January 16, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Sports Briefs

Water polo coach Mr. Tornillo reports that tryouts are on January 16-17. They will begin practicing on January 22, and their first game will be on February 12. For more information on tryouts, see Coach Tornillo in room 1303.

Wrestling Team

By Gina Martinez

January 16, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Sports Briefs

Wrestling coach Mr. Perlett reports that the season started on December 20th at a tournament with Braddock, Columbus, Coral Park, and Southwest. On January 11, they will face Miami Beach, on January 25th Gables and Sunset, on January 30th against Coral Reef and North Miami, and on February 2nd they ...

Boys Basketball

By John Clement

January 16, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Sports Briefs

Boys basketball coach Mr. Wilson reports that the team is in the stretch run (last 10 games). “We will need consistency to make a playoff run,” said Coach Wilson. “Senior Gabriel Francisco has been outstanding and scored 28 points vs. Coral Gables. Gamalier Garcia has been averaging 7 assists per...

Bowling Team

By Rachel Salmeron

January 16, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Sports Briefs

Bowling coach Emerson reports that the girl’s and boys’ teams had a good season. The girls who placed 6th at Districts, ended up with a record of 8 wins and 3 losses. The boys team had 4 wins and 7 losses. Mr. Perez would like to recognize senior Rachel Salmeron for being one of the top 10 girls i...

Boys Basketball

By John Clement, Editor-in-Chief

December 18, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Sports Briefs

Boys basketball coach Mr. Wilson reports that the team has a record of 3-3. “Senior Gabriel Francisco has been leading the way with 20 points per game, Gamalier Garcia has been averaging 7 assists per game, and Taderrius Davis is averaging 8 blocks per game,” said Coach Wilson. “We are a young...

Magical Football Season Comes to a Close

Magical Football Season Comes to a Close

By Claudaisha Sherman, Copy Editor

December 4, 2017


Filed under Briefs, News, Showcase, Sports Briefs

The Stings’ magical season under new coach Mr. Sedrick Irvin came to a close at Delray Beach in the state semifinals game on December 1st. The stings’ battled the Atlantic High School Eagles in a game dominated by turnovers, with the score going back and forth until time ticked away, and the si...

Girls Soccer Team

Girls Soccer Team

By Helen Acevedo, Staff Writer

November 23, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Sports Briefs

Girls soccer coach Ms. Anderson reports that the team is off to a positive start this season. So far the girls have 2 wins and 1 tie. In their first game of the season the team beat South Miami 3-1. In their second game they tied against Coral Park 1-1, and in their most recent game, they won 7-0 against...

Boys Soccer Team

By Adriana Gutierrerz, Layout Editor

November 21, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Sports Briefs

Boys soccer coach Mr. Zuniga reports that the team has a 4-2-1 early season record. They only had two losses: one against Coral Park (2-3) and the other one against Braddock (1-0). However, they have won 4 games: South Miami (3-0), ATM (5-1), Hialeah (2-0), and Miami Springs (3-0). The team also tied...

Swimming

By Gina Martinez, Copy Editor

November 17, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Sports Briefs

Swimming coach Mr. Tornillo reports that the season ended well. Teo Darias placed 4th at the state competition with an All-American consideration time of 57.15 in the 100 breast, a school record. Senior Kevin Hernandez set a school record as well in the 100 free.

Football

By Claudaisha Sherman, Copy Editor

November 17, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Sports Briefs

After ending the regular season with a 9-1 record, the stings won their first playoff game since 2000, with a 28-0 victory on November 9th against the Palmetto Panthers. Coach Helder recognizes key players senior running back Johnny Ford, senior quarterback Isaiah Castellon, senior cornerback Derek Gain...

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