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Sports At Miami Senior High

12th grader Darriah Whitley, center, playing her favorite sport, basketball.

By Christhian Mendoza, Layout-Editor

October 21, 2019

Sports can be exciting, and they could also be careers. At Miami High, there’s a sport for everyone, so everyone is more then welcome to join the fun. Sports are all about letting yourself go, being confident, and working together as a team to take the victory home. Miami High’s athletes like...

The Beauty in Softball

By Shirley Lopez, Staff Writer

April 30, 2019

To some people, sports are just games. To others, they’re a life-changing experience. Miami High’s girls softball team is one of the sports that has helped the players better themselves. Softball assistant coach Mr. Rivera, who has been coaching for 4 years because of the love of the game, states,...

Water Polo

By Jose Daniel Rodriguez

February 27, 2019

The season of the water polo team began on February 14. The first game was a 0-14 loss for the girls and a 4-20 defeat for the boys against Miami Beach High School. On 02/19 the guys and girls both won against Hialeah Miami Lakes. The game against MAST 02/21 got rescheduled because of weather. On 02/25...

Girls Soccer

By Annete Chu

February 27, 2019

Girls’ soccer coach Ms. Anderson reports that the team finished with their best record (9-7-1) ever since she became coach, and they missed playoffs by just 1 point. This year, the team will be losing their seniors, so Coach Anderson would like to recognize them: Eilyn Salmeron, Forward; Idalia...

Boys Volleyball

By Alfred Cardenas

February 27, 2019

Boys volleyball coach Mr. Garcia reports that the team started practicing officially on January 28th, but they also had some open gym practice before the official season began. Their most recent game was against district opponent Hialeah High, on February 22nd, and they lost that match in the 5th set...

Boys Basketball District Champions

By Rickey Paredes

February 27, 2019

Mami High’s boys’ basketball team had a great season, but unfortunately lost 69-58 in the regional quarter finals against Pines Charter on February 21st. The team ended with a 17-7 record and won the 2019 District 14-9A championship against North Miami 69-60 on February 15th. Coach Wilson would like to ...

Girls Basketball Back at State

The Lady Stings beat Lourdes High School for the chance to compete at the state level for the 3rd year in a row .

By Juliana Jaramillo

February 27, 2019

Coach “Boozer” Baumgarten and the girls’ basketball team are demonstrating what they’re made of this season.  They are amongst some of the best athletes in Miami Dade. The girls are currently on a journey to catch the state title they could almost taste last year. For the Regional quarter...

Put in the Work!

By Andrea Nolasco, Staff Writer

December 17, 2018

After 2:20 most kids go home to eat or sleep but a whole other group of other students stick around until their sports practice begins and stay here at Miami High til 6 or 7.   Time of day Many athletes dedicate every day to their sport. Senior soccer player Alexander Lara spends hours after school practicing. He said, “I only have time t...

Sam: Scholar-Athlete

Sam: Scholar-Athlete

By Emily Herrera, Editor-in-chief

May 17, 2018

On or off the field, senior Samantha Jiron is an outstanding student with a lot of Stingaree pride   Miami High student Although there are many high schools to choose from, Miami High was Samantha’s first choice. Some of her family members are alumni and so the choice was basically ma...

The Girls Soccer Team

Left to right top row: Krsitin, Ashley Recendez, Idalia Quintero, Jennie Villatoro, Laleska Figuero, Rg Flores, Kimberly Jimenez, Eilyn Salmeron, Grisel Almeida, Wendy Amaya, Milka Trochez, Katherin. Bottom row: Joemi Lemus, Belmar Hernandez, Yalecxa Estrada, Andrea Roque Karla Sierra

By Fernanda Hernandez, Staff Writer

January 16, 2018

Who are Miami High’s skillful soccer girls? They’re 21 girls who all share the soccer life experience. For the last 2 years they have been coached by senior English teacher Ms. Wendy Anderson. Their first game was on November 9th against South Miami, which ended in their favor, 3 to 1. The team...

Finding Balance as a Student-Athletes

Soccer players Franklin Montoya (right) and Rafael Zuniga (left) putting time aside to study.

By Juliana Jaramillo, Staff Writer

January 16, 2018

From the outside looking in, student athletes look like a group of kids that are blessed with the talent to play sports and are lucky to constantly be missing class due to their busy game schedules. What we don’t see is everything behind the scenes. Student-athletes are trusted to balance the roles...

From Stingtown to Wrigley Field

From Stingtown to Wrigley Field

By Juan Rivera, Online Editor-in-Chief

May 19, 2017

  Many high school athletes dream of getting drafted, or playing “college ball” in whatever their sport may be. However, not many actually get the chance, much less ever get to be part of a World Series-winning organization like the Chicago Cubs, who recently ended a 103-year’s title drought...

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