Student Life

Eighteen Raiders earn all-county recognition for winter sports

Stella Colombo '26 and Sofi Rua '24 earned first-team all-county honors for winter sports by the Miami Herald, leading the 18 Raiders and 10 female soccer players from Ransom Everglades recognized in the annual awards. Both helped the Raiders to a district title; Colombo scored 12 goals and contributed 12 assists, and Rua notched 12 goals with eight assists. 

Find the Miami Herald report here
Their soccer teammates JoJo James '26 and Andrea Paniagua '24 received second-team honors, and Kenzie Connell '26 and Anna Lavernia '25 won third-team recognition along with basketball players Zeke Battier '26 and Gabby Pena '24 and boys' soccer player Martin Pedrahita '24.

See all of the Raiders selected below:

All-County RE Athletes for Fall Sports

Stella Colombo '26, soccer
Sofi Rua '24, soccer

Jojo James '26, soccer
Andrea Paniagua '24, soccer

Zeke Battier '26, basketball
Kenzie Connell '26, soccer
Anna Lavernia '25, soccer
Martin Piedrahita '24, soccer
Gabby Pena '24, basketball

Avery Almazan '26, soccer
Mackenzie Buckner '24, soccer
Holly Clement '27, basketball
Olivia Geller '26. soccer
Casey Manno '25, soccer
Tyler Mason '24, soccer
Joaquin Merlo-Garzon '24, soccer
Nica Rosenberg '28, basketball
Taylor Smith '25, basketball
Founded in 1903, Ransom Everglades School is a coeducational, college preparatory day school for grades 6 - 12 located on two campuses in Coconut Grove, Florida. Ransom Everglades School produces graduates who "believe that they are in the world not so much for what they can get out of it as for what they can put into it." The school provides rigorous college preparation that promotes the student's sense of identity, community, personal integrity and values for a productive and satisfying life, and prepares the student to lead and to contribute to society.