Miami Dade College

Athletics

A men's basketball player attempts to dribble past an opponent

  • The Lady Sharks softball team has opened the season on a strong note, as they have are currently ranked 8th in the FCSAA Coaches Polls and are hoping to move up as the season progresses.

    The Lady Sharks have taking everything in stride and learning how to improve each and every day. Sophomore RHP Raquelli Bianco is currently batting .455 and is also leading the team in hits with 20, 8 RBIs, and 2 homeruns.

    Another Lady Shark who has shined so far to begin the season is Brazilian Freshman Pitcher/ First baseman Milena Calixto. Behind the plate, Calixto currently has a batting average of .319 and 15 hits. Not only has Calixto shined at the plate but she is also proving herself on the mound with 43 strikeouts in 41 innings pitched, and an ERA of 1.02.

    The Lady Sharks are taking everything in as they get prepared to play in conference. They will be playing home on Friday against Daytona State College for a double header starting at 1:00pm. After this home game the Lady Sharks will not be returning home until March 15, where they will have their first conference game match up against Indian River.