Davie University School senior center Vernon Carey Jr. was named to the USA Today 2018-19 American Family Insurance All-USA Preseason Boys Basketball team this past week.
The fraternity of NFL players from South Florida grew again this past week after the 2018 NFL Draft. Of the 256 players that heard their names called over the three-day event, nine – or about 3 percent – played their high school football in South Florida.
“The guy” was former UCF and Miami Central quarterback Jeff Godfrey. The 26-year-old went back to his college alma mater to support his school and help his fellow Knights, but maybe ended up helping himself.
After taking a 19-point lead midway through the first quarter, extending that lead to 22 points late in the third quarter, Miramar narrowly survived a feverish rally from visiting North Miami Tuesday night – with the Patriots holding on to capture a 68-64 victory in the region 4-9A semifinals.