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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...

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...

Heat Streak Broken After 13 Wins

Heat Streak Broken After 13 Wins

Nicolas Schmidt, Staff Writer
March 4, 2017
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Winter

Whenever a team or a player in any professional sport is playing well, people cannot help but think that all good things come to an end. As the Miami Heat were on a 13-game winning streak, people started to think likewise. After having a long losing streak, Miami got their act back together and were...

Athlete of the Week: William Blet

Athlete of the Week: William Blet

Hannah Cordes, Staff Writer
January 27, 2017
Filed under Athlete of the Week, Basketball, Sports, Winter

This week's athlete of the week is senior William Blet, who was a key player in the Cavaliers' wins against their district rivals, Braddock and Columbus. Blet averaged 24 points, 11 rebounds and 2 block shots in each game. Blet has always had a passion for basketball and has been inspired by his family...

Athletes of the Week: Desnee Johnson and Noah Pla

Athletes of the Week: Desnee Johnson and Noah Pla

Hannah Cordes, Staff Writer
January 13, 2017
Filed under Athlete of the Week, Basketball, Sports, Top Stories, Winter, Wrestling

This week's athletes of the week are Desnee Johnson and Noah Pla. Johnson is a junior in the Academy of Finance on the Lady Cavaliers basketball team and scored 23 points towards their win against district rival, Braddock. Pla is a senior in the CAF&DM academy and is on the wrestling team. He went...

Cavaliers defeat Braddock 63-43

Cavaliers defeat Braddock 63-43

Nicolas Schmidt and August Field
January 12, 2017
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Winter

On Tuesday, Jan. 10, our boys' Cavalier basketball team faced off against the Braddock Bulldogs. With an outstanding performance, the Cavaliers were able to best them by 20 points. The final score of the match was 63-43. Our Cavs absolutely dominated the opponent and took home the win with no problems. Even...

Miami Heat Recap

Miami Heat Recap

June 2, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Winter

The Miami Heat have had somewhat of a hit or miss season with the team showing good form most of the time, but also losing many games they could have won. Their away record for the 2015-'16 season is 20 wins and 21 losses, while their home record is 28 wins and 13 losses - much better than their away...

Cavalier Athletes Make All-County

Cavalier Athletes Make All-County

Nicolas Schmidt, Staff Writer
May 12, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Soccer, Sports, Top Stories, Winter

Miami-Dade and Broward County coaches along with Miami Herald sportswriters have selected the Winter 2016 Miami-Dade and Broward All-County athletes. Two proud Cavaliers have honored their school by achieving the title of First Team All-Dade. The first of these athletes is Amy Ransom, based on her exceptional...

March Madness Enters Final Stages

March Madness Enters Final Stages

Cavan Wilson, Sports Editor
March 24, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Winter

It sure is sweet to be a part of the final 16 teams in the NCAA Basketball Tournament. All of these teams have made it past two rounds already and only have four games between them and the title of collegiate basketball champions. While each team would like to be crowned champion, right now they are...

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