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Cross Country: Much More Than a Sprint

Cross Country: Much More Than a Sprint

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

September 9, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Fall, Sports

The Coral Gables Cross Country team has hit the ground running this year and is already excelling in one of Gables's most physically challenging sports. With intense training that occurs five to six times a week, it is no surprise that the team has been building up their stamina and improving their...

XC Looks to Hit the Ground Running

XC Looks to Hit the Ground Running

Patrick Ales, Staff Writer

August 14, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Fall, Sports, Top Stories

As he enters his 10th year of coaching the Coral Gables Cross Country team, Scott Nelson already has his team preparing for the upcoming season. Following a promising display at last year's Regional Championships, in which the girls' team finished fifth and the boys' finished seventh, the team sent eight...

XC Takes on State Championships 2017

XC Takes on State Championships 2017

Paula Gonzalez, Staff Writer

November 14, 2017


Filed under Cross Country, Sports

On Friday, Nov. 3, the Coral Gables' cross-country team took on the Regional Championships and obtained amazing results. This year, the meet took place at Tradewinds Park, which was a new course for the cross-country team members, as opposed to the traditional Larry & Penny Thompson course the Gables'...

Athlete of the Week: Cross Country Team

Athlete of the Week: Cross Country Team

Hannah Cordes, Staff Writer

November 21, 2016


Filed under Athlete of the Week, Cross Country, Fall, Sports, Sports Briefs

Not only are they the athletes of the week, but the cross country team took on the state championship on Saturday, Nov. 5. The team got a combined score of 394 points and placed No. 17 class 4A. "States was an amazing experience for all of us. It was the first time the team has ever made it to states...

Athletes of the Week: Cavan Wilson and Benito Saldivar

Athletes of the Week: Cavan Wilson and Benito Saldivar

Hannah Cordes, Staff Writer

October 30, 2016


Filed under Athlete of the Week, Cross Country, Fall, Football, Recent Stories, Sports

This week's athletes of the week are junior Cavan Wilson and junior Benito Saldivar. Wilson finished first in the District cross country tournament, leading the Cavaliers to the overall boys' District championship. Also, Wilson and his teammates qualified for the cross country state championships in...

Athlete of the Week: Cavan Wilson

Athlete of the Week: Cavan Wilson

Natalia Rodriguez, Staff Writer

October 11, 2016


Filed under Athlete of the Week, Cross Country, Sports

This week junior Cavan Wilson holds the title of Athlete of the Week for his outstanding accomplishments at the Junior Orange Bowl Cross Country Invitational meet. Wilson was able to place third overall by sprinting past his competition and finishing strong with an astounding time of 16:52. Q: What...

XC King of the Hill Invitational

XC King of the Hill Invitational

Thomas Harley, Staff Writer

September 14, 2016


Filed under Cross Country, Fall, Sports

On Friday, Sep. 9, the Cavaliers' cross country team headed to their second meet of the season, with 26 male and female Cavaliers racing over the lone hill of Tropical Park. Squaring off against 53 other schools in an "uphill" battle, the runners competed in the taxing Miami weather. The girls' junior vars...

Fall Sports Recap

Fall Sports Recap

Cavan Wilson, Sports Editor

November 6, 2015


Filed under Bowling, Cross Country, Fall, Football, Girls Volleyball, Golf, Sports, Swimming

With another fall season nearly tucked away for the Cavaliers, there have been some huge wins. All the sports had very good seasons and look to come back even stronger next year. All of the teams are very content with their seasons and had a lot of fun during the numerous competitions. The Cavaliers...

Cross Country Storm Through GMACs

Cross Country Storm Through GMACs

Kelsy Pacheco, Staff Writer

October 18, 2015


Filed under Cross Country, Fall, Sports

The Gables Cross Country team stormed through GMACs this year. On Friday, Oct. 16, even though the weather didn't cooperate too much, the meet ended up going on, with the runners running through the rain. For the girls' varsity team, senior Kady Boylan came in 31st place with a time of 23 minutes ...

Cross Country King of the Hill Invitational

Cross Country King of the Hill Invitational

Albany Muria, Editor

September 15, 2015


Filed under Cross Country, Fall, Sports

On Friday, Sept. 11, the King of the Hill Cross Country Invitational took place at Tropical Park at Miami's one and only hill. With over 20 teams and music blasting throughout the race, the race was a success. The junior varsity races started off at 3:45 p.m. with clouds covering the skies. Gables's...

Eleonor Bauwens Runs Effortlessly

Eleonor Bauwens Runs Effortlessly

Albany Muria, Editor

September 1, 2015


Filed under Cross Country, Fall, Sports

Eleonor Bauwens, an IB senior and a varsity cross country runner, has many expectations for her last year at Gables. Whenever she isn't finalizing her Extended Essay (EE) or filling out college applications, Bauwens can be found running around town or doing the warrior yoga pose. Bauwens discovered...

Fall into Fall Sports

Fall into Fall Sports

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

August 28, 2015


Filed under Bowling, Cross Country, Fall, Football, Girls Volleyball, Golf, Sports, Swimming

While many Cavaliers spent their summer relaxing, athletes worked hard getting into shape for their upcoming seasons. Here is how the fall sports teams have been preparing for the past few months. Bowling: The bowling team has been working throughout the summer to prepare for its upcoming ma...

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