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Miami Hurricanes Baseball (21-11, 13-10 ACC) came back strong going 4-0 this week after being swept at Pittsburgh last weekend. UM remains unranked this week in the NCAA D-1 poll but the young Canes are hungry and improving every week so I expect to see them back in the rankings very soon.

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For the first time this season the Hurricanes (17-11,10-10 ACC) are unranked in the weekly D-1 college baseball poll.

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While COVID-19 is still very much a focus for everyone, the world beneath our Florida waters moves to its own rhythms and cycles. The Reef Environmental Education Foundation (REEF) in Key Largo has been creative in adapting their programs to continue their primary mission in planning for an …

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Another good week for Miami Baseball (16-8,10-7 ACC) as they won all four contests, a midweek rout at FIU and a weekend sweep of the Blue Devils back at the Light.

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A Florida Senate panel Wednesday signed off on a proposal aimed at keeping most transgender females from participating in high-school and college sports, but the measure stops short of an all-out ban being considered by the House.

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Populations of the American bald eagle — the bold national symbol of the United States — have quadrupled since 2009, according to a new report by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and its partners.

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Miami-Dade County and FTX have reached an agreement for a 19-year partnership to name FTX Arena, home of the Miami HEAT. The agreement now goes to the Miami-Dade County Board of County Commissioners for Board approval at a special meeting scheduled for Friday, March 26.

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On Friday 3/19 at 7 PM the Miami Hurricanes (9-4,5-3 ACC) were the highest ranked ACC team, #6 nationally and coming off six consecutive wins looking forward to their weekend series against longtime rivals the unranked Florida State Seminoles (7-6,4-5 ACC).

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One of the things I am so proud of here at Homestead-Miami Speedway is that we host so many events, including many that are outside the box of motorsports. In addition to having one of the most exciting event weekends in NASCAR (like we did just two weeks ago with the Dixie Vodka 400 and the…

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As nesting season begins for waterbird species across the state, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is sharing five easy ways that members of the public can help conserve these vulnerable bird species.

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In Miami’s last regular season game the Canes hosted the Boston College Eagles Friday night March 5.

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You might say that our NASCAR weekend which just concluded was a weekend of firsts.  First and foremost it was – in essence – our first race weekend since our final year of hosting the championship races in 2019.  I know we hosted four races in June, but this was the first one where we had o…

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Our Canes faced an excellent Virginia Tech team this weekend at Mark Light Field and lost two of three.

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The Consensus #1 Florida Gators Baseball team is good, very, very good. They have top level quality and depth at all positions and their pitching staff both starters and relievers are the equal of any staff in D-1......and our Miami Hurricanes took 2 of 3 from UF this past weekend.

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It’s hard to believe that it’s been about 11 months since I penned a column talking about how eager I was to welcome all of our fans to the 25th anniversary celebration of Homestead-Miami Speedway during the Dixie Vodka 400 race weekend. The same day that column ran in March 2020, our race w…

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Cole Custer, last year’s NASCAR Cup Series Rookie of the Year, brings his Stewart Haas Number 41 Mustang back to Homestead Miami Speedway (HMS) for the Dixie Vodka 400 on February 28.

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Since Mark Light Stadium opened on February 16, 1973 the Miami Hurricanes have been among the elite college baseball programs with 25 College World Series appearances, four national championships , two runner ups and an NCAA record 44 consecutive years advancing to regional play.

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Whenever we approach the DAYTONA 500, it usually gives me a chance to look ahead at the upcoming season and all of the storylines around it. Some of these I have touched on in recent weeks, while others, which focus primarily on the positive course I believe our sport is headed, I will discu…

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This spring, you can learn more about wild turkey abundance, distribution and the quality of available habitat where you plan to hunt by using updated resources from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC). We recently launched a new map that shows the predicted quality o…

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Between packing seats at stadiums and arenas across the world, to now putting students in schools nationwide, Pitbull’s latest venture sees him in the fastlane, as he is set to powerslide into the world of NASCAR, pulling diversity further into the sport.

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Watching our short handed and injury riddled Canes performances this year has brought to mind a passage from Martin Luther King Jr.’s 1963 book “Strength To Love”.

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As I’ve written numerous times and as many of you are aware, historical moments have become commonplace at Homestead-Miami Speedway over the past 25-plus years. The fact that our facility was built as a result of a public-private partnership to help reinvigorate an area in distress as a resu…

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While it’s not a NASCAR race, the Rolex 24 this Saturday and Sunday signals the official beginning of the 2021 race season and the unofficial start of the 2021 NASCAR season. After all, the famous sports car race, which started in 1962, is held at the World Center of Racing – Daytona Interna…

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Snook is slated to reopen for recreational harvest on Feb. 1 in Florida’s Atlantic coastal and inland waters (from the Miami-Dade/Monroe county line north), including Lake Okeechobee and the Kissimmee River.

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Back in September when former NBA superstar Michael Jordan claimed NASCAR team ownership – along with 3-time DAYTONA 500 champion Denny Hamlin – I said it was one of the most significant moves or transactions in the sport in quite some time. That’s saying something when an event off the trac…