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Make-a-Wish brings biggest fan to Miami

While the Hurricanes coaching staff is under criticism from students, fans and alumni, the program as a whole had a shining moment this week...

International athlete thriving in new environment

Going from high-school athlete to college athlete can be quite the adjustment. Growing up in Europe and having just one year of experience in...

Former UM star switches gears, finds success in business

Jack McClinton’s name hangs among a small group of UM legends in the rafters of the BankUnited Center, and the former basketball star is...

Club baseball player uses Division-I experience to excel

Sports aren't always fair. MacDonagh was cut from the team during the fall of his sophomore year in 2016.

Wings for Life World Run to benefit spinal cord research

For Brooke Thabit, the ocean has always been her natural habitat. The Stuart, Fla., native was a team rider for the local Ohana Surf...

Rhythm Nation shows off diverse productions

Junior Kenthia Farmer remembers falling in love with the world of theater and dance before she could stand. Her parents are paid to dance...

University of Miami baseball fan hasn’t missed home game in 15...

Are you a dedicated sports fan? Well if you are, you might not be as big of one as Mike Kaffee is for UM baseball. The 20-year Air Force veteran has been to every single Hurricanes home game since 2002, when he bought season tickets.

Miami baseball’s Willie Abreu aims for Major League ambitions

During the bottom of an inning at Mark Light Field, sophomore Willie Abreu hangs over the edge of the dugout like a dog sticking...

Highly-anticipated freshman intends to prove doubters wrong

As his strong play drew more attention from opposing teams, pitchers began to throw around him, choosing to give him a free base rather than allowing him a chance to hit a home run. This lowered scouts' interest, but it was not Toral's fault.

Club basketball player transitions from college athlete to law school student

The Division I basketball team is not the only team with standout talent at the University of Miami. Mukiya Post, a 25-year-old member of UM’s...

Head tennis coach balances athletics, motherhood

Paige Yaroshuk-Tews often prefers to be unconventional in both her roles as head coach of the University of Miami women’s tennis team and as...

UM freshman sets sights on military after college

The University of Miami soccer team finished its season on Oct. 26 with a record that ranked near the bottom of the conference standings,...