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Girls Flag Football Team Loses Last Home Game

Girls Flag Football Team Loses Last Home Game

Audrey Weigel, highlights contributor

May 1, 2018


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The girl’s flag football team played their last home game at the school as part of the Greater Miami Athletic Conference (GMAC) against Jackson Senior High School on April 18. The Cavaliers lost 6-0, despite playing well for most of the game. The game started off with both teams going head to head. Both te...

Cavaliers Hope to Bounce Back from Losing Record

Cavaliers Hope to Bounce Back from Losing Record

Jack Band, highlights contributor

March 19, 2018


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Walking into the Coral Park’s gym with a losing record of 0-6, the Cavaliers boys varsity volleyball team anticipated a tough matchup. Opposite of the Coral Park Rams, the team looked forward to another chance at winning. From the get-go of the season, the team has struggled to settle in as a unit and are ...

Kick-off in South Korea: The 2018 Winter Olympic Games Begin

Kick-off in South Korea: The 2018 Winter Olympic Games Begin

Pablo Hanono, Staff Writer

February 12, 2018


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The Olympics have been, since the age of the Ancient Greeks, the biggest test for determining the world's greatest athletes. Often overshadowed by the Summer Olympics, the Winter Games are, nonetheless, equal in excitement and the demonstration of true human talent. Departing from the Black Sea, the...

Time for Winter Sports!

Time for Winter Sports!

Cecilia Rodriguez, highlights contributor

October 29, 2017


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As the school’s fall sports, such as football, volleyball, bowling, cross country, golf and swimming continue taking place, the winter sports season is quickly approaching. Some winter sports, like boys’ basketball have already begun practicing and have had pre-season matches. Though pre-season has...

Barcelona Sues Neymar Over Transfer to PSG

Barcelona Sues Neymar Over Transfer to PSG

Alexander Sutton, highlights contributor

August 30, 2017


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On Thursday, Aug. 3 Brazilian soccer player Neymar da Silva Santos Junior transferred from the Spanish team Football Club Barcelona, also known as Barça, to French team Paris Saint-Germain (PSG). The expert soccer player achieved fame at an early age, first recognized on the international stage when h...

Gables Baseball Says Goodbye to Longtime Coach Wisser

Gables Baseball Says Goodbye to Longtime Coach Wisser

Cecilia Rodriguez, highlights contributor

August 18, 2017


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After a ten-year run as a baseball coach at the school, alumnus, Phil Wisser resigned at the end of last school year. New coach Ernie Padron will replace Wisser in the upcoming years.

Jason Taylor Inducted Into Hall of Fame

Jason Taylor Inducted Into Hall of Fame

Kevin Monjarrez, highlights contributor

August 17, 2017


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On Aug. 3, Miami Dolphin defensive end Jason Taylor was inducted into National Football League’s (NFL) Hall of Fame. Taylor is now the tenth Dolphin to join the Hall of Fame, and the first one to be inducted since Dan Marino in 2005. Taylor did not have a chance to start his competitive football...

Know Your Sports Injuries

Know Your Sports Injuries

Maria Ovalle, highlights Contributor

February 9, 2016


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With the large variety of sports that our school offers, a significant portion of our student athletes are at risk of injury. According to the school’s athletic trainer, Shannon Singleton, different sports cause different injuries, but the most common type of injury among athletes is a sprained ankle....

Mind Over Matter: Sports Edition

Mind Over Matter: Sports Edition

Dylan Carol, highlights contributor

January 21, 2016


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The mental aspect of sports is important and often overlooked. Self-confidence and mental preparedness are key parts of an athlete’s success come game day; no matter how skilled a certain individual may be, they must possess certain mental traits to be truly great. These traits are what make or break...

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