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No Fans, No Motivation

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While fans have the possibility to watch games online, players' motivation and performance are significantly affected by the loss of crowd.
October 5, 2020

     The excitement of the crowd has always been a staple at sports games. Every touchdown, goal or block is indefinitely met with cheers from fans. Players would feel spurred on by the supportive...

The College Pay Debate

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College athletes are treated with the same regard as the pros. It's time for them to get paid accordingly.
September 14, 2020

      College sports hosts some of the nation's most viewed events, often surpassing the viewership numbers of professional leagues. For this reason, colleges generate a lot of revenue from...

Boys Volleyball takes on Miami High

April 13, 2020

The Cavaliers lost against Miami High in their hard-fought  game on Thursday afternoon. Miami High secured all three sets, the first one resulting in a score of 25-14 and the last to sets which had...

Lady Cavaliers lose in last, but well-fought home game

Lady Cavaliers celebrate in a huddle after scoring against the Makos.
Despite loss, seniors say goodbye in the last game in Gables gym.
October 31, 2019

As the stands began to fill, the Lady Cavaliers Varsity Volleyball team warm up for their last home game of the season against the MAST Academy Makos on Oct. 11. During the warm-up led by coach Monica...

Pink Pep Rally

October 10, 2019

The annual Pink Pep Rally was held today during last block. Held annually to spread awareness and raise funds for the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer fund, students purchased tickets to the Pep Rally for...

Wrestling the weight off

Wrestling the weight off
Wrestling is a sport in which athletes have to learn to maintain a balanced diet, because of their lack of time management wrestlers often find themselves trying to achieve significant weight loss in only a few days.
March 22, 2019

It is a well-established fact that the sport of wrestling requires a rigorous diet plan. Wrestlers are under constantly worry about their weight, which then leads to very restricted meal intakes and unhealthy...

Patriots earn their 6th Super Bowl win

Quarterback Tom Brady celebrates his 6th Super Bowl win with his family.
On Sunday, Feb. 3, the Patriots set the record for the most Super Bowl wins in history, scoring only one touchdown in the lowest scoring game ever.
February 7, 2019

On Sunday, Feb. 3, people from across the country gathered around their TV at home, attended watch parties or went to the Mercedes-Benz Stadium itself in Atlanta, Georgia to watch Super Bowl LIII.   This...

Extreme Weight Watching

Extreme Weight Watching
October 15, 2018

   In the world of athletics, many players are constantly being reminded that their weight impacts the way they play. With looming thoughts of improvement and the competitive nature of these sports,...

Cristina Abello: Diving into Success

Cristina Abello: Diving into Success
September 14, 2018

Although she may seem like an average freshman, Cristina Abello dedicates her time to a unique and distinct sport: diving. While it is still not mainstream, diving has developed into one of the most attractive...

Cav nation resurgence

Cav nation resurgence
After a disappointing first game, the Cavaliers hope to bounce back and reclaim their former glory.
August 27, 2018

On a humid night, with a glowing full moon in the sky, the Cavaliers varsity football team were set to confront their opponents: the South-Dade Buccaneers. For teams throughout high school football, winning...

University of Miami holds annual concussion workshop

The majority of sports-related concussions amongst males occur in football, where head to head contact is common.
The University of Miami held its fifth annual sport related concussion seminar where trainers were informed on how to identify traumatic brain injuries.
August 23, 2018

The University of Miami Health System Concussion Program held its annual workshop on sport-related concussions in an effort to educate trainers on the importance of recognizing and assessing brain injuries....

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