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The Final Four: Stanley Cup 2018

The Final Four: Stanley Cup 2018

Adriana Meijaard, Staff Writer

May 18, 2018


Filed under Sports

It cannot be denied that it is a very eventful period of time in the world of sports. The NFL football draft has sent numerous aspiring collegiate players to a professional team, the World Cup is approaching, the MLB baseball season is officially underway, and the NBA basketball playoffs are climaxing....

A Bitter End to a Magnificent Season

A Bitter End to a Magnificent Season

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

May 15, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports

Last Friday, May 11 at 4:00 p.m., the Coral Gables Lady Cavaliers Softball team went head-to-head against Coral Reef Senior High School in a high-stakes game that would ultimately allow the triumphant team to vie for a state championship. The battle between the two rival teams was undeniably close, resulting...

Athlete of the Week and State Champion: Cavan Wilson

Athlete of the Week and State Champion: Cavan Wilson

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

May 14, 2018


Filed under Athlete of the Week, Sports, Top Stories, Track & Field

On the week of May 6 through May 13, senior Cavan Wilson was awarded Athlete of the Week honors for his efforts at the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) Track and Field Championships. However, this recognition doesn't captivate well enough the athletic performance and perseverance that...

Cavalier Softball Wins Yet Another District Championship

Cavalier Softball Wins Yet Another District Championship

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring, Top Stories

The Coral Gables High School girls' softball team recently won their fifth district championship in a row with a decisive 11-0 victory over Coral Park High School. "I think the skills and talents of the girls on our team are just more experienced and better prepared than the other teams in our district,"...

Heat Eliminated by 76ers in Game 5

Heat Eliminated by 76ers in Game 5

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

April 27, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

On the night of Apr. 24, the Miami Heat's season, in addition to their playoff hopes, came to an end with a tough, double-digit loss to the Philadelphia 76ers in Philly. The game, ending with a score of 104-91 in favor of the 76ers, sends the 76ers to the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals, where they will...

Athlete of the Week: Angelina Bonilla

Athlete of the Week: Angelina Bonilla

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

April 25, 2018


Filed under Athlete of the Week, Softball, Sports, Spring

What began as a fun activity to play with the family soon became one of Bonilla's most prized hobbies. Sophomore Angelina Bonilla began playing softball at the age of nine and was later inspired by her father and sister to take on the sport competitively. Day in and day out, Bonilla has spent countless...

2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs Get Icy

2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs Get Icy

Adriana Meijaard, Staff Writer

April 21, 2018


Filed under Sports

The 2018 Stanley Cup playoffs have begun, making it the perfect time to observe the fast-paced sport of ice hockey. The first ice hockey games date back to 1875 in Montreal and, just 17 years later, the Montreal team would be awarded the Stanley Cup. In the world of hockey and the National Hockey League...

Going the Distance: Gables Track Takes on Districts

Going the Distance: Gables Track Takes on Districts

Natalia Rodriguez, Reviews Editor

April 19, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring, Track & Field

On Tuesday Apr. 17, the Coral Gables Cavalier track team took on their rivals at the FHSAA 4A District 15 Championship. After a long season of training and practicing, it was finally time to see whether or not all their hard work had paid off as they attempted to qualify for the Regional Championships....

A Run for History: Boston Marathon 2018

A Run for History: Boston Marathon 2018

Ana Capiro, Spanish Editor

April 19, 2018


Filed under Sports

The 122nd Boston Marathon proved to be a race led by strong female athletes. Five years after the tragic bombing, the city of Boston and runners everywhere have grown stronger and more fearless. Over 30,000 participants lined up on Apr. 16 this year, all showing their endurance and courage by braving...

Cavaliers Remain Focused Despite Tough Loss to Coral Park

Cavaliers Remain Focused Despite Tough Loss to Coral Park

Adriana Meijaard, Staff Writer

April 12, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Sports Briefs, Top Stories

On Apr. 9 at 3:30 p.m., the Cavalier baseball team took to the field against the divisional leaders, the Coral Park Rams. Sadly, Gables lost 3-1 in the non-conference game. Entering play, the Cavaliers had a 6-7 record, just a sliver under a .500-win percentage, and were in third place in their division....

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