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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 Fall, Sports, Tennis

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...

A Bitter End to a Magnificent Season

A Bitter End to a Magnificent Season

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

May 15, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports

Last Friday, May 11 at 4:00 p.m., the Coral Gables Lady Cavaliers Softball team went head-to-head against Coral Reef Senior High School in a high-stakes game that would ultimately allow the triumphant team to vie for a state championship. The battle between the two rival teams was undeniably close, resulting...

Athlete of the Week and State Champion: Cavan Wilson

Athlete of the Week and State Champion: Cavan Wilson

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

May 14, 2018


Filed under Athlete of the Week, Sports, Top Stories, Track & Field

On the week of May 6 through May 13, senior Cavan Wilson was awarded Athlete of the Week honors for his efforts at the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) Track and Field Championships. However, this recognition doesn't captivate well enough the athletic performance and perseverance that...

Cavalier Softball Wins Yet Another District Championship

Cavalier Softball Wins Yet Another District Championship

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring, Top Stories

The Coral Gables High School girls' softball team recently won their fifth district championship in a row with a decisive 11-0 victory over Coral Park High School. "I think the skills and talents of the girls on our team are just more experienced and better prepared than the other teams in our district,"...

Athlete of the Week: Angelina Bonilla

Athlete of the Week: Angelina Bonilla

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

April 25, 2018


Filed under Athlete of the Week, Softball, Sports, Spring

What began as a fun activity to play with the family soon became one of Bonilla's most prized hobbies. Sophomore Angelina Bonilla began playing softball at the age of nine and was later inspired by her father and sister to take on the sport competitively. Day in and day out, Bonilla has spent countless...

Going the Distance: Gables Track Takes on Districts

Going the Distance: Gables Track Takes on Districts

Natalia Rodriguez, Reviews Editor

April 19, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring, Track & Field

On Tuesday Apr. 17, the Coral Gables Cavalier track team took on their rivals at the FHSAA 4A District 15 Championship. After a long season of training and practicing, it was finally time to see whether or not all their hard work had paid off as they attempted to qualify for the Regional Championships....

Cavaliers Remain Focused Despite Tough Loss to Coral Park

Cavaliers Remain Focused Despite Tough Loss to Coral Park

Adriana Meijaard, Staff Writer

April 12, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Sports Briefs, Top Stories

On Apr. 9 at 3:30 p.m., the Cavalier baseball team took to the field against the divisional leaders, the Coral Park Rams. Sadly, Gables lost 3-1 in the non-conference game. Entering play, the Cavaliers had a 6-7 record, just a sliver under a .500-win percentage, and were in third place in their division....

Badminton to the Bone

Badminton to the Bone

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

April 5, 2018


Filed under Badminton, Sports

What may come as a surprise to many, the origins of the game of badminton are pinpointed to at least 2,000 years ago, deriving from the game of battledore and shuttlecock played in Ancient Greece, China and India. Being closely related to the modernized version of badminton, battledore and shuttlecock...

Lead the Pack! Run Track!

Lead the Pack! Run Track!

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

April 2, 2018


Filed under Sports, Track & Field

Track and Field is an ancient sport with a remarkable history and a unique origin. Centered around the skills of running, jumping and throwing, the name of this sport is derivative of the typical sports venue in which its events are held: a stadium with a field meant to host events that require jumping,...

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