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The Miami Heat Blazing Past Their Postseason Opponents

The Miami Heat have stunned the entire league with them breezing past the first two rounds of the postseason and facing the Celtics up next in the Eastern Conference Finals

Japheth Oyedepo, Staff Writer

September 16, 2020

COVID-19 has forced us to consider many new ways to approach facets of our daily lives, and this especially true in the sports field. One of the more public innovations is the Bubble of the National Basketball Association, which erases any sense of a home court atmosphere for each individual team. The...

Professional Sport Leagues Respond to Jacob Blake Shooting

Multiple noteworthy players from professional sport leagues across the country protested following the killing of Jacob Blake which forced multiple leagues to postpone their games.

Patrick Heydasch, CavsConnect Staff Writer

September 7, 2020

Jacob Blake was a "selfless, family guy," a member of the Evanston High School wrestling team who always put his children first. Blake was breaking up a fight between two women, in which a witness called the police and called in a "domestic incident." Kenosha police arrived at the scene as Blake open...

Lionel Messi to Make a Messy Exit?

Lionel Messi's requested departure has caught the  attention of the whole soccer world. Clubs are willing to spend hundreds of millions of dollars on the Argentinian star...and rightfully so.

Japheth Oyedepo, Staff Writer

September 4, 2020

Lionel Messi is widely regarded as one of the greatest soccer players to ever play the game. With his quick feet and sharp shooting, he has gained many accolades with the Barcelona Football Club. However, this seemingly extra-terrestrial being is, in fact, human, meaning he has aged from the time he...

Wrestling with Conditioning During COVID-19

Due to unforeseen circumstances the wrestling team has been unable to practice with each other. If the season gets the green light they plan on scrimmaging against each other like last year on Nov. 13

Audrey Simon, Staff Writer

August 12, 2020

It has been an isolated summer for this year's Cavaliers due to the outbreak of  COVID-19, forcing students to keep their distance from one another. This means it has been especially difficult for the Coral Gables High School sports teams to meet up and do their annual summer conditioning. One s...

Cavalier Wrestlers Own Regionals and Aim to Crush It at States

The Coral Gables wrestling team has practiced their technique and the wrestlers have conditioned to be tough, preparing each other for the toughest competition in the state of Florida.

Anthony Russo, Staff writer

March 8, 2020

Marching into the tough spring season, the Cavalier wrestlers are only adding some spring to their step. At the beginning of the 2019-2020 school year, the Coral Gables campus has been under construction, which has been the biggest obstacle for the Cavaliers. Their usual practice location, which was commonly referre...

Lady Cavalier Basketball: In Honor of the Seniors

On Jan. 31, all eight of the seniors on the Lady Cavalier basketball team gathered on the court with their loved ones to celebrate their final game in the Cavalier gym.

Audrey Simon, Staff Writer

February 13, 2020

On Jan. 31, the Lady Cavalier Basketball team honored their seniors by hosting Senior Night, a celebratory ending to their high school basketball careers during the last home game of the season. The bleachers were filled with supporters who came to cheer on the team's seniors one last time before they...

Lady Cavalier Soccer Players Take on GMAC

The Gables Girls Varsity Soccer team at their Senior Game versus Southwest, days before their GMAC contest.

Ariana Alvarez, Staff Writer

February 8, 2020

The Lady Cavalier Soccer team finished their regular season winter campaign on Tuesday, Jan. 14, with a thrilling 3-2 victory against Southwest High. After what seemed like an intensive week of work on the field, the Lady Cavaliers took on Ferguson High  School on Jan. 21 in the Greater Miami Athletic...

One Sport, Two District Championships: Cavalier and Lady Cavalier Soccer

After tough losses in the 2019 district competition, the Cavalier and Lady Cavalier soccer teams bring Gables the district title together for the first time since 1981.

Anthony Russo and Ariana Alvarez

February 8, 2020

During the 2019 winter soccer season, both the girls' and boys' varsity soccer teams had outstanding campaigns where both the Cavaliers and Lady Cavaliers had a shot at the district champion title. Unfortunately, neither team was able to prevail and bring the title to Coral Gables Senior High, with the...

Cavaliers Take Down the Southwest Eagles in Final Regular Season Game

Cavalier Jimel Lane rises up for an emphatic dunk against the Southwest Eagles as the Coral Gables Cavaliers defeat the Eagles 83-63 during their last regular season home game on Jan. 29.

Anthony Russo, Staff Writer

February 8, 2020

With the Cavalier basketball season coming to an end, the boys' varsity basketball team played their final home game on Tuesday, Jan.29, against the Southwest Eagles at 7:30 P.M. Fans from both schools swarmed the Cavalier gym and, with the intensity rising, both teams could not wait to step foot on...

Athlete of the Week: February Edition

The February Athletes of the Month features a stacked amount of talent from athletes who wrestle, play soccer and basketball during the spring sports season.

Allegra Sharp, Staff Writer

February 4, 2020

With the temperatures heating up, the Cavalier athletes refuse to slow down.  Winter sports seasons are officially over, and it is not difficult to see the growth of various athletes across the sports of soccer, basketball and wrestling from early November to now Both the boys' and girls' soccer...

Athletes of the Month: January Edition

Athlete of the month of January featured above. Chase Bagnall-Koger (left), Jason Wood (top right) and Jamil Lane (bottom right).

Allegra Sharp, Staff Writer

February 3, 2020

As the winter season is finally starting to melt away and the bright colors of the spring sports are coming to replace it, there were some amazing accomplishments made by the winter athletes during the season. Several athletes have left their mark on their respective playing fields and have been recognized...

Diego Acosta: Down for the Count, Up to the Challenge

Senior Diego Acosta has been playing for the Cavalier soccer team since his sophomore year. He is the first string goalkeeper on the team and is one of the top goalkeepers in the district.

Ingrid Moises, Staff Writer

February 1, 2020

On Friday, Jan. 24, the Cavalier Soccer team competed in the Greater Miami Athletic Conference (GMAC) final, which ended in a devastating loss for Gables. The highly anticipated game took place on Christopher Columbus High School's field as the Cavaliers took on the Ronald Reagan Bisons. If the loss wa...

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