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A Rivalry Served Right: Djokovic Bests Federer in Cincinnati

A Rivalry Served Right: Djokovic Bests Federer in Cincinnati

Trey Riera-Gomez, Staff Writer

August 22, 2018


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

As he tossed his racket and sweatbands into the stands of eager fans, a tennis superstar emerged victoriously and took center court to claim his well-deserved trophy, the Rockwood Cup. While those attending the event and watching it at home chanted with joyful voices, a player sealed his destiny as...

An Education With a Promise

An Education With a Promise

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

August 20, 2018


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

If LeBron James needed anything else to contribute to his legacy beyond the basketball court, he did so on Aug. 4 when he launched his "I Promise" school for underprivileged children in his hometown of Akron, Ohio. Primarily known for his prowess on the basketball court, King James has taken it upon...

Touching Down On the NFL Preseason

Touching Down On the NFL Preseason

Trey Riera-Gomez, Staff Writer

August 17, 2018


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

As the end of summer approaches, millions across the United States are preparing for the upcoming National Football League's (NFL) 2018-2019 season. Football, one of the most beloved and popular sports in the U.S., had approximately 15 million viewers tuned in for each of last year's 16 regular season...

Girls Flag Football vs Mater

August 15, 2018


Filed under Sports

Coral Gables Swimming Dives into a New Season

Coral Gables Swimming Dives into a New Season

Patrick Ales, Staff Writer

August 14, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports, Sports Center Carousel, Swimming

Coming off of a year riddled with obstacles, such as Hurricane Irma, that disrupted their practice schedule, the Coral Gables Swimming team has officially begun preparing for the 2018 fall season. After missing out on the District title by only three points last October, the Girls' Swimming team is hoping...

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, Sports Center Carousel, 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...

Geraint Thomas: The First Welshman to Win the Tour de france

Geraint Thomas: The First Welshman to Win the Tour de france

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

August 3, 2018


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

Geraint Thomas made history on July 29 when, after crushing the difficult final stages of the race, he rode triumphantly into Paris and became the first Welsh rider to win the Tour de France. The 32-year-old has helped his teammates secure victories since his Tour de France debut in 2007, but the 2018 ...

Summer X Games 2018: Extreme Athletes, Extreme Sports

Summer X Games 2018: Extreme Athletes, Extreme Sports

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

July 24, 2018


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

The Summer X Games, although not an extremely well-known sporting event, is one that requires unparalleled athletic ability and talent. Hosted, produced, and broadcast by ESPN, the Summer X Games are an extreme sports event that has been rapidly growing in popularity since its inaugural year in 1995. At...

World Cup 2018 Finalized With French Triumph, Croatian Tears

World Cup 2018 Finalized With French Triumph, Croatian Tears

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

July 20, 2018


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

Life says the odds are against you. Sports say there is always a chance. Entering the World Cup, Croatia was projected to have a mere 3% chance of making it to the Final. On July 15, the Croatian team defied all odds as they played a fast-paced and action-packed game versus the mighty French team. Despite...

The Golden State Warriors Bring Out the Brooms

The Golden State Warriors Bring Out the Brooms

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

June 12, 2018


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

Although just having commenced on May 31, the National Basketball Association (NBA) finals were on the brink of a quick finish, ending on the night of June 8. The Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers have made the NBA Finals for the fourth straight year, setting history for the only pair...

Christian Brown Signs With Manhattanville College

Christian Brown Signs With Manhattanville College

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

May 26, 2018


Filed under Athlete Spotlight, Basketball, Sports, Winter

On Friday afternoon, May 25, senior Christian Brown officially signed a letter of commitment to Manhattanville College, where he will continue his education and basketball career beyond high school. Surrounded by a swarm of friends, coaches and teachers, the teary-eyed basketball captain took the offer...

The Journey of a King

The Journey of a King

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

May 23, 2018


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

He was just a kid from Akron, Ohio. He was just a kid with ambitious aspirations.  He was just an 18-year-old attending St. Mary High School. But in the 2003 NBA Draft, he became something beyond imagination. It is safe to say that this superstar athlete and face of the sports world has become much...

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