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The FIBA World Cup and the Team USA Crisis

The FIBA World Cup and the Team USA Crisis

Alexander Tabares, Staff Writer

September 4, 2019

The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) sets up a global basketball tournament called the FIBA Basketball World Cup. The tournament is held on a four year cycle. However, it has been five years since the last tournament was held in order to reset the cycle so that it does not coincide with the...

Time for Tempo!

Time for Tempo!

Ariana Alvarez, Staff Writer

August 26, 2019

As you may know, the Coral Gables Senior High School soccer teams practice and play on the school's field. However, they are not the only soccer teams that enjoy the privilege of using that field. A team called Miami Tempo also has access to the school's field and uses it to practice and develop young...

Cavalier Basketball Bounces Back to Action

Cavalier Basketball Bounces Back to Action

Allegra Sharp and Jeannette Perez

August 25, 2019

While it is still a few months away, the 2019-2020 Cavalier Basketball season is rapidly approaching. Despite being in the off-season, our Cavalier Basketball players have been preparing for the upcoming season through intense conditioning during the summer and maintaining themselves organized with their...

The Final Four March Into April!

The Final Four March Into April!

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

April 4, 2019

Since its debut in 1939 as the first National Collegiate Athletic Association's (NCAA) men's basketball tournament, March Madness has grown to be one of the most anticipated, exciting, and nerve-wracking sporting events of the year. Hosting 68 teams, March Madness is a single-elimination tournament in...

Senior Cavaliers Represent Gables at the Soccer All-Star Game

Senior Cavaliers Represent Gables at the Soccer All-Star Game

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

March 12, 2019

In accordance with annual tradition, the Senior All-Star soccer game was held on Mar. 9, featuring the top players from the teams that were most successful during the regular season.  Coral Gables Senior High was represented by a total of four students:  Carolina Alvarez, Cecilia Rodriguez, Nicolas...

Cavalier Winter Sports in Review

Cavalier Winter Sports in Review

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

February 16, 2019

After an eventful few months, the winter sports' seasons are finally coming to a close. Some teams have already turned in their uniforms, focusing their attention on spring sports or academics, while others continue to compete in post-season tournaments. Several of the Coral Gables High School winter...

Athlete Spotlight: Isabella Pinera and Mauricio Sosadias

Athlete Spotlight: Isabella Pinera and Mauricio Sosadias

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

January 16, 2019

Every two weeks, CavsConnect will be selecting two exemplary athletes and recognize them for their athletic prowess and ability in their sport. Below are the athletes spotlighted for their performances between Dec. 17 and Dec. 28.  

Heated Matchup Between Cavaliers and Explorers Ends in a Stalemate

Heated Matchup Between Cavaliers and Explorers Ends in a Stalemate

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

December 19, 2018

On Tuesday, Dec. 18, the Cavalier Soccer team took on the Columbus Explorers at their home field. Sporting an impressive record of 6-1-1, the team has experienced great success throughout the season and looked to improve upon their success against their district-leading rivals. The Explorers, coming...

Wrestle Your Heart Out

Wrestle Your Heart Out

Trey Riera-Gomez, Staff Writer

December 17, 2018

Wrestling, the intense and strenuous sport widely renowned for its requirement of great physical skill and strength, is one that has been developing for thousands of years. With records of the sport dating back to the year 10,000 B.C.  in early Egyptian societies, wrestling gained its current popularity...

Bouncing Back Into Basketball

Bouncing Back Into Basketball

Trey Riera-Gomez, Staff Writer

December 8, 2018

One of Gables’ biggest winter sports, basketball, has just begun and will soon be in full swing. After already having spent weeks doing extensive and rigorous preseason training, the team, and many around campus, are anticipating a very successful year for the Cavalier Boys Basketball team. “I...

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