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All Hands on Deck for NBA All-Star Weekend

All Hands on Deck for NBA All-Star Weekend

Jana Faour, Reviews Editor

February 17, 2020

Have you ever imagined an NBA game with LeBron James, Kawhi Leonard and Anthony Davis all playing on the same team? Well, that is the beauty of the National Basketball Association's All-Star weekend. In a star-studded three-day event, basketball fans all over the world watched the stars battle it out...

Lady Cavalier Basketball: In Honor of the Seniors

Lady Cavalier Basketball: In Honor of the Seniors

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

Cavaliers Take Down the Southwest Eagles in Final Regular Season Game

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...

Athletes of the Month: January Edition

Athletes of the Month: January Edition

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

Balling Out and Showing Up: Lady Cavalier Basketball

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

Athletes of the Week: December Edition

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 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...

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...

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...

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