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NBA Playoffs: Then There Were Four

NBA Playoffs: Then There Were Four

Nicolas Schmidt, Staff Writer
May 21, 2017
Filed under Basketball, Sports

As the NBA season comes to an end, only four teams remain. The Cleveland Cavaliers and the Boston Celtics in the East, and the Golden State Warriors and the San Antonio Spurs in the West. Be that as it may, there are two teams that stand out and are sure to be a lock for the finals. Here are our predictions: EAST: Cleveland Cavaliers...

Athletes of the Week: Aliana Bonilla, Natalie Regalado and Cavan Wilson

Athletes of the Week: Aliana Bonilla, Natalie Regalado and Cavan Wilson

Hannah Cordes, Staff Writer
May 20, 2017
Filed under Athlete of the Week, Softball, Sports, Spring, Track & Field

This week's athletes of the week are seniors Aliana Bonilla and Natalie Regalado and junior Cavan Wilson. Bonilla and Regalado are key starters on the Lady Cavaliers softball team, which recently brought home their fourth consecutive District title. Wilson recently won the track 4A Region 4 finals in...

Lady Cavalier Softball Team Playoff Against American

Lady Cavalier Softball Team Playoff Against American

Yeileny Lopez, Staff Writer
May 15, 2017
Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring

Ending the season, the softball team played American High on Tuesday, May 9 at Gables. The game was a playoff game for the Regional Semi-finals. Luckily for the girls, they experienced a 4-1 win against American. "The girls throughout the year had their ups and downs. However, they started playing...

The NBA Playoffs Have a Hot Start

The NBA Playoffs Have a Hot Start

Nicolas Schmidt, Staff Writer
May 8, 2017
Filed under Basketball, Sports

After 82 games of hard work, 16 NBA teams earned their place in the playoffs. Unfortunately, the Miami Heat were unable to make it because they finished ninth in the Eastern Conference. Nonetheless, the playoffs are an exciting to see teams competing, even though the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden...

Athlete of the Week: Desnee Johnson

Athlete of the Week: Desnee Johnson

Hannah Cordes, Staff Writer
May 1, 2017
Filed under Athlete of the Week, Flag Football, Sports, Spring

This week's athlete of the week is junior Desnee Johnson. Johnson threw three touchdown passes leading to a 21-6 victory against Braddock and finished the regular season with a 7-0 undefeated streak. To learn more about Johnson and all her prior success click here. Don't forget to wish your fellow Cavalier good luck and good job!...

Cavaliers Lady Flag Football Team Loses Against Krop

Cavaliers Lady Flag Football Team Loses Against Krop

Yeileny Lopez, Staff Writer
April 30, 2017
Filed under Flag Football, Sports, Spring

The Lady Cavs competed for the GMAC competition at the Gables football field on Wednesday, April 26. against Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High. This was the first game after a very successful regular season for the team. However, their luck and skills were not at play during the game, causing Gables to...

Spanish “El Clásico:” A decisive game

Spanish “El Clásico:” A decisive game

Nicolas Scmidt, Staff Writer
April 29, 2017
Filed under Soccer, Sports

Spanish soccer giants, Real Madrid and Barcelona, are preparing for their biggest match to date. They will be facing off in one of the most watched events in soccer, the Clásico, in Madrid on Sunday April 23. However, this game is not just important to fans, but will also play a huge role in deciding...

Lady Flag Football Goes Up Against Braddock

Lady Flag Football Goes Up Against Braddock

Yeileny Lopez, Staff Writer
April 24, 2017
Filed under Flag Football, Sports, Spring

The last game of the regular season for the Lady Cavs' flag football team was on Apr. 19 against Braddock High School. The Cavaliers were able to win the game, leaving the scoreboard 21-6. The pressure was on the field as the Cavaliers took on their last game of the season. The team came out and played...

Athlete of the Week: Ashley Knapp

Athlete of the Week: Ashley Knapp

Hannah Cordes, Staff Writer
April 23, 2017
Filed under Athlete of the Week, Softball, Sports, Spring

This week's athlete of the week is softball player Ashley Knapp. She hit a home run the the Cavalier's victory over Florida Christian with a score of 15-7. Knapp is a junior in the DEH academy and has made this season a hit. Q&A When and why did you start playing softball? I started playing when I was 7. I s...

Gables vs. Mater Academy: Boys Volleyball

Gables vs. Mater Academy: Boys Volleyball

Emily Simon, Staff Writer
April 8, 2017
Filed under Boys Volleyball, Sports, Spring, Top Stories

Already halfway through the season, the Gables' varsity boys volleyball team has been training hard and preparing to take on tough competition. For this game they took on the Mater Academy Lions and took home a victory in 3 consecutive sets.  At the beginning of the first set, Gables trailed clos...

Cavaliers Lady Flag Football Team Defeats Mater Academy

Cavaliers Lady Flag Football Team Defeats Mater Academy

Yeileny Lopez, Staff Writer
April 5, 2017
Filed under Flag Football, Sports, Spring, Top Stories

The Lady Cavs competed in their third home game against Mater Academy on Thursday, March 30. The girl's flag football team was able to pull an extraordinary win by leaving the scoreboard 22-6. The team's dedication and hard work has been seen all throughout the new season. Players of the girl's flag...

Athlete of the week: Cavan Wilson

Athlete of the week: Cavan Wilson

Hannah Cordes, Staff Writer
April 3, 2017
Filed under Athlete of the Week, Sports, Spring, Track & Field

This week's athlete of the week is Cavan Wilson, a track star who won the Greater Miami Athletic Conference in the 3200 meters with a time of 9 minutes and 44 seconds. Wilson is a junior in the IB program and is also a member of the cross country and swim teams. To read more on Wilson and his prior...

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