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Lady Cavalier Soccer Season Opener: Bitter Defeat or Source of Fuel?

Lady Cavalier Soccer Season Opener: Bitter Defeat or Source of Fuel?

Ariana Alvarez, Staff Writer

November 17, 2019

On Nov. 12, the Lady Cavalier Soccer team played against Miami Palmetto Senior High School at Gables's home field. The girls have been practicing almost everyday during the fall, preparing themselves for the winter. With new additions to the team and new strategies to execute, the girls' soccer team...

The Miami Heat Are Setting the NBA Ablaze

The Miami Heat Are Setting the NBA Ablaze

Japheth Oyedepo, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

After the departure of LeBron James, the Miami Heat have experienced a lack of any real success in the past few years. The move came after the 2014 National Basketball Association (NBA) Finals loss against San Antonio, where Kawhi Leonard and the Spurs took down James and the Heat in five games. ...

Into the Winter: Cavalier Sports

Into the Winter: Cavalier Sports

Allegra Sharp, Staff Writer

November 9, 2019

After a magnificent fall sports season, the winter sports only bring so much more anticipation and excitement to the Cavalier community. With the upcoming sports season, student-athletes are able to showcase their talents and passions for three sports: basketball, soccer and wrestling. Already, teams...

Kick-Starting the Boys’ Soccer Season

Kick-Starting the Boys’ Soccer Season

Allegra Sharp, Staff Writer

October 23, 2019

It is that time of year again. All of the soccer fanatics are getting ready for an incredible 2019-2020 Cavalier Soccer season. The boys' soccer team has recently started preseason conditioning for those interested in joining the team, but most of the returning Cavalier Soccer players took the offseason...

Marco Lund-Hansen: A Soccer Star in the Making

Marco Lund-Hansen: A Soccer Star in the Making

Allison Cajina, Staff Writer

October 13, 2019

When it comes to the Coral Gables Cavaliers, they never cease to surprise people with their special talents and personalities. Fellow Cavalier Marco Lund-Hansen is a junior with exceptional talent in the sport of soccer, better known as fútbol. Lund-Hansen has gained a large social media following and has had once-in-a-lifetime opportunities that ha...

And I Hoop- Lady Cavalier Basketball is Coming in Strong in 2019

And I Hoop- Lady Cavalier Basketball is Coming in Strong in 2019

Audrey Simon, Staff Writer

October 13, 2019

The winter season is one of the most exciting times of the school year for Cavalier fans and athletes, and Lady Cavalier Basketball is one of many highly anticipated winter sports on campus, drawing a lot of hype among basketball fans. The Lady Cavalier basketball team has been preparing for the new...

Getting a Leg Up On the Soccer Season With Conditioning

Getting a Leg Up On the Soccer Season With Conditioning

Sofia Cruz and Ariana Alvarez

October 13, 2019

As winter approaches, the soccer season for the Lady Cavalier Soccer team comes rolling in. To prepare the prospective team members for tryouts, conditioning for the girls has started early in the Cavalier weight room. Soccer is a very intense sport that requires strength and stamina, so these e...

The Miami Heat Torch the Spurs in Their First Preseason Game

The Miami Heat Torch the Spurs in Their First Preseason Game

Anthony Russo, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

Returning from what was considered a disappointing season, the Miami Heat went into their first National Basketball Association (NBA) preseason game going head-to-head against the San Antonio Spurs. The game was played on their home court at American Airlines Arena. Considering the fact that both teams compete...

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...

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