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NFL Drafts: Switching it up in 2020

Even during the Coronavirus, the NFL is continuing with its drafts.

Allegra Sharp, Staff Writer

May 10, 2020

As of April 23, the National Football League started making their annual draft selections for new eligible players for the upcoming 2020 season which was a total of seven rounds and lasted until April 25. Due to the spread of the Coronavirus, the 2020 drafts were held online via videoconferencing. "I ...

Don Shula May be Gone, but Never Forgotten

Don Shula, a two time NFL championship coach passed away on may, 4. 2020. This highlights his achievements and successes during his legendary coaching career from being the winningest head coach in NFL history to being the only head coach to make it to the Super Bowl six times.

Anthony Russo, staff writer

May 10, 2020

For a professional sports career, it takes a good work ethic, intelligence and the motivation to just make it in, but every so often, there will be an individual that exceeds expectations and ends up as one of the most prominent figures to ever enter the sport. And no, this is not a player but rather...

The 2020 Super Bowl: How Super Was It?

The 2020 Super Bowl featured the quickest offensive team in the league, the Kansas City Chiefs, and one of the fiercest defensive teams in the San Francisco 49ers.

Allegra Sharp, Staff Writer

February 8, 2020

Every year, the football fanatics of America come together to watch one of the most action-packed showdowns at the end of the football season. The 2020 Super Bowl was an epic showdown between two of the fiercest teams in the National Football League (NFL): the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Fransisc...

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...

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