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Will Fall Sports Be a Dream or Reality?

A group of high school athletes stand in a line, preparing to practice to improve their skills for the season.

Diego Moran, Staff Writer

August 15, 2020

As the 2020-2021 school year approaches Miami-Dade county officially plans to open schools virtually, which raises several concerns and issues for high school athletes. This could potentially keep student athletes from receiving a college scholarship or affect their chances of making it to a professional...

Wrestling with Conditioning During COVID-19

Due to unforeseen circumstances the wrestling team has been unable to practice with each other. If the season gets the green light they plan on scrimmaging against each other like last year on Nov. 13

Audrey Simon, Staff Writer

August 12, 2020

It has been an isolated summer for this year's Cavaliers due to the outbreak of  COVID-19, forcing students to keep their distance from one another. This means it has been especially difficult for the Coral Gables High School sports teams to meet up and do their annual summer conditioning. One s...

Cavalier Cross Country Shows its Prowess at States

The runners at the cross-country State Championships, ready to run their personal bests.

Alexander Tabares, Staff Writer

November 24, 2019

On Nov. 9, the Cavalier Cross Country team participated in the Florida High School Cross Country State Championship Tournament in Tallahassee, Florida. Out of the eight regions in Florida, the top eight cross country teams gathered together to compete for state supremacy. Among these elite eight, Coral...

The Rivals Face Off Yet Again: Gables and Columbus

The Coral Gables Cavaliers and the Christopher Columbus Explorers square off to start one of their many famed rivalry games.

Allegra Sharp, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

Gables versus Columbus: the legendary rivalry that excites a high school crowd unlike any other. The Cavaliers and the Explorers faced off for the final time during the 2019 fall season on Nov. 7. Having qualified for the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) Class 8A playoffs, the Cavalier...

Lady Cavalier Golf Goes Out with a Bang at Regionals

Lady Cavalier golfer Sofia Alfonso practicing her putting before competing in the regional championship competition

Sofia Cruz, Staff Writer

October 27, 2019

After a lengthy season of exhausting practices, competitive games and a successful performance at the district golf competition, the Lady Cavalier Golf team advanced and participated in the regional golf competition. On Tuesday, Oct. 22, the Lady Cavaliers competed against other female high school teams...

Cavalier Cross Country: Sprinting Past the Finish Line

The Cavalier Cross Country runners taking on the

Audrey Simon, Staff Writer

October 25, 2019

With the fall sports' seasons reaching their conclusions, the Cavalier Cross Country team is preparing to go into hibernation for the Coral Gables Cavaliers. The Cavalier Cross Country runners have had a very tough season, running in heat indexes of up to 105 degrees at almost every meet. With the season...

Serving Up a Winning Volleyball Season

The Lady Cavalier Volleyball team huddles to lift their spirits and discuss their game plan.

Audrey Simon, Staff Writer

October 23, 2019

A wise Lady Cavalier once said: "What rises up inevitably falls down". Unfortunately, the 2019-2020 Lady Cavalier Volleyball campaign has come to a close. These young athletes have been lifting each other up and building strong bonds ever since the summer began. However, the thrill of it all comes to...

Cavalier Football: Setting the Record Straight

The Cavalier Football defense scrambles for the loose football during a game Mater Academy Charter school.

Allegra Sharp, Staff Writer

October 23, 2019

The Cavalier Varsity Football team has taken the fall season head-on, training non-stop and playing every game with unparalleled effort. The Cavaliers have come close to taking down some of the best teams in the district, but have come up short, winning just one of their first five games. However, a...

On Par With the Pros: Cavalier Golfers Take on Districts

Cavalier golfers practice  their swings before striking the golf ball to correct their form and aim.

Sofia Cruz, Staff Writer

October 19, 2019

After many months of practicing under the sun and competing among the best teams in the district, the Cavalier golfers finally competed in their district championship competition. The boys' competition was held on Monday, Oct. 14, followed by the girls' match on Tuesday, Oct. 15. Determined to keep...

Cavalier Bowling Takes on the Annual Youth Fair Tournament

The Coral Gables Lady Cavalier Bowling team poses for a team picture with coach Campagna.

Alexander Yagoda, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 9, 2019

Another year, another bowling tournament. The 2019 Coral Gables Cavalier Bowling team got the ball rolling early with a dedication to hard work and practice to compete in this year's bowling league. The team worked hard to be successful and stayed true to that goal, with both the girls' and boys' teams...

Athletes of the Week: September Edition

The Athletes of the Week for the month of September. Pictured above: Ronald Parker (top left), Maurice Jones (top right), Kevin Monjarrez (bottom right), Thais Forbes (bottom left)

Allegra Sharp and Annabella Rivera

October 7, 2019

Athletes competing during the fall sports season have made grand impressions on their playing fields, and many of the Cavalier sports teams have already competed in several competitions this season, displaying immense heart to be the biggest challenge their opponents come across.  Several players have...

Arianna Gonzalez: Kicking Down Gender Barriers in Sports

Junior Arianna Gonzalez stands alongside her teammates during practice with the junior varsity Cavalier Football team.

Allegra Sharp, Kluivert Suquino, and Daniel Toll

September 27, 2019

For generations, the struggle for gender equality has proved to be an eternal battle facing women around the world. Recently, this struggle has manifested itself in nearly all aspects of society as trailblazing individuals have pioneered feminist movements, allowing for an expansive spread of awareness...

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