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FIFA 2018: The Groups Are In

FIFA 2018: The Groups Are In

Adriana Meijaard, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports

It comes every four years. It recognizes 211 national associations in men's soccer. It is the most watched sports event internationally. The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) World Cup is the sports event for the summer of 2018. Next year, the World Cup will be hosted in ...

Gables Girls Goals

Gables Girls Goals

August Field, Photography

November 28, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports

New Season, New Goals: Gables Soccer

New Season, New Goals: Gables Soccer

November 20, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Top Stories

The two Cavalier soccer teams have started yet another promising season this week. After weeks of conditioning and a few pre-season games, the teams began their three-month seasons where they will face old rivals, compete against new schools and possibly even advance to the finals as they have in years...

Real Madrid Makes History Once Again

Real Madrid Makes History Once Again

Nicolas Schmidt, Staff Writer

June 8, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports

On June 4, Real Madrid F.C. made history by defeating Juventus F.C. 4-1 in the 2017 Champions League Final. The team [Real Madrid], led by Sergio Ramos and Cristiano Ronaldo, was able to defeat Gianluigi Buffon and one of the highly regarded defensive teams in the world. The final was played in Cardiff,...

Spanish “El Clásico:” A decisive game

Spanish “El Clásico:” A decisive game

Nicolas Scmidt, Staff Writer

April 29, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports

Spanish soccer giants, Real Madrid and Barcelona, are preparing for their biggest match to date. They will be facing off in one of the most watched events in soccer, the Clásico, in Madrid on Sunday April 23. However, this game is not just important to fans, but will also play a huge role in deciding...

Barcelona FC Pulls Off Miracle Comeback

Barcelona FC Pulls Off Miracle Comeback

Nicolas Schmidt, Staff Writer

March 22, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Winter

On Feb. 14, Barcelona went to Paris to face Paris Saint Germain (PSG) in the first leg of the round 16 of the Champions. They came back home having lost 4-0 and having to do a lot of work to stay in the tournament. With a little less then a month to prepare, Barça showed that they were ready. They stayed...

Athlete of the Week: Carlos Mannarino

Athlete of the Week: Carlos Mannarino

Hannah Cordes, Staff Writer

January 29, 2017


Filed under Athlete of the Week, Soccer, Sports, Winter

This week's athlete of the week is soccer player Carlos Mannarino. Mannarino is a senior in the International Baccalaureate program and has been a key player for the Cavalier defense throughout the whole season. Q&A When did you start playing soccer? So I started playing soccer back whe...

Athlete of the Week: Amy Ransom & Hannah Evans

Athlete of the Week: Amy Ransom & Hannah Evans

Hannah Cordes, Staff Writer

December 11, 2016


Filed under Athlete of the Week, Soccer, Sports, Winter

This week's athletes of the week are senior Amy Ransom and junior Hannah Evans. Last week, the Lady Cavaliers had three games in which Ransom scored five goals and Evans scored three goals. They ended the week by defeating their district rivals, Coral Park and Braddock, as well as tying against Krop. To...

Spanish “Clásico” Ends in Tie

Spanish “Clásico” Ends in Tie

Nicolas Schmidt, Staff Writer

December 5, 2016


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Winter

To all soccer fans, it is clear that the "Clásico," or the game where Real Madrid faces off against Barça, is one of the most important games in the season. Barça, six points behind Real in the Spanish Soccer League, really needed this win to get back in the race for the title. However, Real Madrid...

Athlete of the Week: Alex Rabell

Athlete of the Week: Alex Rabell

Hannah Cordes, Staff Writer

December 2, 2016


Filed under Athlete of the Week, Soccer, Sports, Winter

This week's athlete of the week is Alex Rabell. He scored one goal last week against Miami Beach and has been a leader on and off the field for the Cavaliers' soccer team all season. Rabell is a senior in the IB program. CavsConnect: What position do you play? Rabell: So I started playing center...

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