The Wave

Play Ball!

Hunter Delgado, Staff Writer

March 25, 2020

The spring season is looking extremely promising for the baseball program. The Rays earned their first win of the season, crushing Everglades City High School by 16 runs. The season began with a jam-packed tryout, and only fifteen made the cut. This year’s team consists of many returning players, and some new faces. Newcom...

MIA Underdogs Comeback Strong

Elaina Suslick, Staff Writer

March 25, 2020

MIA’s girl’s basketball team ended their season with the best record in MIA history.  Last year, the season left the team with zero wins against a total of twenty games they played. This season, with only eight players, they have achieved a total of eleven wins, with only seven losses.  First year players, Sopho...

2019-2020 Boys Soccer

Jorge Vargas and Damien Tschida

March 25, 2020

Through ups and downs, the 2019-2020 MIA Boys soccer team has worked through it all. They ended their season with a good record of 4-13-1 and accolades that previous teams have never had. They showed a lot of progression throughout the season as well as a lot of improvement from last year. First year head coach Matt Poland proved to ...

Sprinting to the Top

Camden Jones, Staff Writer

March 25, 2020

MIA Varsity Track and Field looks to get back on the map and compete with the big dogs of Southwest Florida. As winter sports come to an end, track season looms in the minds of many. A number of our runners participate in a variety of other sports at MIA, and therefore track is the most diverse sport at MIA. This is because ...

One for the Record Books

Kyler Howard, Staff Writer

March 25, 2020

What an exciting year for the MIA men’s basketball team! The team ended the season with a 16-7 record, tying MIA’s best season, and added the PCAC championship to their resume. The Rays were undefeated at home (9-0), and two of their losses were in a tournament in Vero Beach.  After the championship game, emotions varied...

Hit Us With Your Best Shot!

Hit Us With Your Best Shot!

March 6, 2020

For the Marco Island Academy tennis team, there are amazing expectations for what they will accomplish. ...

Kicking it up a Notch

Kicking it up a Notch

February 28, 2020

The Marco Island Academy girls’ soccer team spent their season breaking records and making MIA history....

Tennis Brief, 2/18/20

Arlette Villela, Staff Writer

February 18, 2020

The tennis season is underway.  They have been practicing at the YMCA for the past few weeks and are excited for their first game.  Their first game will be on February 19 against Saint John Nueman. Mr. Howard says he is “looking forward to this season.”...

Track Season has Successful Kick-Off

Camden Jones, Staff Writer

February 14, 2020

On Monday February 10th, the 2020 track season kicked off with a meet at Saint John Neumann. MIA had a strong showing with Camden Jones and Damien Tschida placing 3rd and 4th in their heat of the 800m. Devon Wheeler came out strong in his first high school race with an impressive 400m time of 1:12. Suzie Linn placed 1st in ...

Soccer Update, 2/12/20

Jenna Palumbo, Staff Writer

February 12, 2020

The MIA girls soccer team qualified for regionals after coming in second place in the district.  They played the Out Door Academy for the first round of regional games on Tuesday February 11th.  The Rays fought hard but the Out Door Academy Thunder scored once in the first half and the game ended with a 0-1 loss for th...

Bonita Springs Game (Home) 27-25 L

Elaina Suslick, Staff Writer

February 5, 2020

This past week, Thursday, January 30th, the MIA Girls Basketball team took on Bonita Springs at their home court. A team effort was held to take on the team, and they almost came out on top. The scoreboard was not in their favor, however, this game proved to bring them together as a team in a hard-fought defensive battle....

Everglades City Game (Home) 52-44 W

Elaina Suslick, Staff Writer

February 5, 2020

On Tuesday, January 28th, the MIA Girls Basketball team took on Everglades City. They conquered the team 52 - 44. Megan Sweeney took lead in the Everglades game and scored a total of 21 points.   

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