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Athletes of the Week: November Edition

Athletes of the Week: November Edition

Miguel Lemus and Jefrany D'catry

December 5, 2018

Every week, Coral Gables Senior High likes to recognize the remarkable performances of student-athletes in their respective sports. They all put in a lot of effort, dedication and time to improve their skills, and are therefore deserving of attention for their achievements. Below are the outstanding...

Cavalier XC Sprints to the Finish

Cavalier XC Sprints to the Finish

Patrick Ales, Staff Writer

November 13, 2018

A long and grueling season is finally reaching its conclusion for the Coral Gables Cross Country team, and they have no intention of slowing down for their final meet. After performing remarkably well at Regionals, where the Boys Cross Country team placed in the top six teams and qualified for States,...

Triathlete Colin Wilson Emerges Victorious on the National Stage

Triathlete Colin Wilson Emerges Victorious on the National Stage

Trey Riera-Gomez, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018

Over this past weekend, one of our very own Cavaliers accomplished a feat so great, it was not only recognized locally or across the state, but was also featured on national headlines. On Saturday, Oct. 13, junior Colin Wilson spent his morning competing in the USA Triathlon Age Group Draft-Legal National...

Cross Country: Much More Than a Sprint

Cross Country: Much More Than a Sprint

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

September 9, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 ...

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