SOUTHWEST MIAMI HIGH SCHOOL EAGLES FOOTBALL
DEONDRE HENRY HEADS TO TIU
Deondre Henry has become the latest member of the class of 2020 to sign a letter of intent. Henry will be taking his talent to Deerfield, Illinois, home of the Trinity International University Trojans. He becomes the tenth Floridian, and second Miamian, on the TIU roster.
ANGEL RUIZ COMMITS TO ST. THOMAS
On the day after he received his high school diploma, Angel Ruiz announced that he will be playing college football for St. Thomas University. There he will join classmates Francis Joseph and Ian Valdes, who had earlier signed with the Bobcats.
HERMAN RODRIGUEZ HONORED
Former Eagle Herman Rodriguez, now a college junior, has been named a winner of the Merle Chapman Leadership Award at North Park University in Chicago. The award identifies the student-athletes that best exemplify the traits that Chapman displayed and encouraged during his three-plus decades of service as teacher, coach and mentor to the athletes, coaches and administrators of the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin. Those traits are loyalty, enthusiasm, leadership, sportsmanship, and a commitment to academic, athletic and personal excellence.
EAGLES HONORED ON ALL-DADE TEAM
Ercell King led a group of five Eagles honored on the Miami Herald's All-Dade team. King, a junior linebacker, was named to the second team. Freshman Lamont Green, Jr., was selected to the third team and Honorable Mention accolades went to Edgerrin Gavins, Anthony Marshall and Octavius Radcliffe.
Deondre Henry signs with Trinity International Univ.
DISTRICT 16-8A STANDINGS:
Team W-L Palmetto 3-0 South Dade 2-1 SOUTHWEST 1-2 Coral Reef 0-3