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An Education With a Promise

An Education With a Promise

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

August 20, 2018


Filed under Basketball, 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...

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 Soccer, 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...

Christian Brown Signs With Manhattanville College

Christian Brown Signs With Manhattanville College

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

May 26, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Briefs, News

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 Basketball, 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...

Heat Eliminated by 76ers in Game 5

Heat Eliminated by 76ers in Game 5

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

April 27, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

On the night of Apr. 24, the Miami Heat's season, in addition to their playoff hopes, came to an end with a tough, double-digit loss to the Philadelphia 76ers in Philly. The game, ending with a score of 104-91 in favor of the 76ers, sends the 76ers to the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals, where they will...

March Madness 2018: The Year to End All Brackets

March Madness 2018: The Year to End All Brackets

Cavan Wilson, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 24, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Top Stories

March is primarily known for two things in the United States; the arrival of springtime, and the height of the college basketball season. This year's March Madness campaign has been one of the most exciting yet. Numerous upsets have already occurred, leaving some teams heartbroken and others joyous in...

NBA All-Star Game: Team LeBron vs Team Steph

NBA All-Star Game: Team LeBron vs Team Steph

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

February 10, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The NBA All-Star Game is famously known for being one of the most anticipated events of the basketball season. Traditionally, basketball fans across the nation would vote for their favorite players, giving them the fortunate opportunity to participate in an event that showcases the greatest basketball...

Gables Basketball vs Columbus

Gables Basketball vs Columbus

Sara Saliamonas, Photographer

January 22, 2018


Filed under Galleries, Photo, Sports, Winter

The Final Chapter of a Four Year Story

The Final Chapter of a Four Year Story

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

January 15, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Winter

The Lady Cavaliers' soccer season is finally coming to a close, ending a 20-game season which began in early November. Their senior game, traditionally being the last game of the official season, was played on Jan. 12 against Lourdes. The home game drew the biggest crowd of the season, providing the...

Intense NBA Rivalries Light Up Christmas Day

Intense NBA Rivalries Light Up Christmas Day

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

January 1, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Winter

It is indisputable, especially in recent memory, that the holidays have been the source of nationwide buzz in the sports world. With the NFL season nearing its end and the NBA basketball season reaching a climax at its mid-season mark, sport fans across the country have grown anxious, anticipating the...

Stellar Soccer Success

Stellar Soccer Success

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

December 24, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Winter

On Wednesday, Dec. 20, the Coral Gables girls' soccer team took on Hialeah-based charter school Mater Academy. Commencing at 3:30 P.M. on Gables' own field, this contest served as the 17th game of the regular season. Anticipation was accumulating prior to the beginning of the game due to the Cavaliers'...

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