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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...

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...

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...

Balling Out and Showing Up: Lady Cavalier Basketball

On Jan. 29, Senior Isabella Pinera swiftly shot a jump shot against the Miami Carol City Senior High School Chiefs.

Audrey Simon and Kluivert Suquino

January 27, 2020

After a refreshing winter break, the Lady Cavalier Basketball team has returned and is ready to continue dominating the basketball court. The Lady Cavs continue to practice every day after school in the Gables gym in hopes that they will be well-prepared to take down anyone that stands in their way and...

Athletes of the Week: December Edition

The December athletes of the month, Etienne Montigny (bottom left), Kassandra Mendez (top left), and Desmond Romer (center) have been determined to inspire students in their classrooms, as well as in their respective playing fields.

Allegra Sharp, Staff Writer

January 2, 2020

The month of December is an especially difficult month for the athletes to be recognized as an "Athlete of the Week." With a seemingly shorter winter season, these recognized athletes have shown their athletic prowess with ample time to prove themselves, despite the long holiday resting period. The following...

The Lady Cavaliers Dominate the Basketball Court

The Lady Cavaliers Dominate the Basketball Court

Audrey Simon and Kluivert Suquino

December 9, 2019

This winter season, the Lady Cavaliers Basketball teams are off to a piping hot start. Both the junior varsity and varsity teams are undefeated and are playing at such a high level that they do not seem be slowing down anytime soon. All of the countless hours of practice in the gym after school have...

The Miami Heat Are Setting the NBA Ablaze

The Americans Airline Arena, home of the Miami Heat, gets fired up before every home game's tip-off.

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

The Cavalier Basketball team poses for a picture as they participate in a media session ahead of the winter sports season

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...

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

The Lady Cavalier Basketball team is ready to take on any challenge that comes their way throughout the 2019-2020 basketball season.

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...

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