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The Arrival of Spring Brings Softball and Tennis Back Into Action!

The Arrival of Spring Brings Softball and Tennis Back Into Action!

Jefrany D'catry and Miguel Lemus

April 15, 2019

The final season for Cavalier sports in the 2018-2019 school year has arrived. In tennis and softball, there is a heavy demand for dedication and hard work as the student-athletes ensure they make the best of their opportunities out on the court and the field.  Pre-season practices for both sports bega...

Athletes of the Week: February Edition

Athletes of the Week: February Edition

Jefrany D'catry and Miguel Lemus

March 5, 2019

The month of February marks the ending of Cavalier winter sports, only to bring on the excitement that the wave of spring sports will bring to our school. However, among the numerous athletes that played throughout the winter season, a few have been recognized by Gables for their athletic achievements...

Athlete Spotlight: Violeta Alonso and Jonnathan Gonzalez

Athlete Spotlight: Violeta Alonso and Jonnathan Gonzalez

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

November 26, 2018

Every two weeks, CavsConnect will be selecting two exemplary athletes and recognize them for their athletic prowess and ability in their sport. Below are the athletes spotlighted for their performances between  Nov.12 and Nov. 24.

Athletes of the Week: October Edition

Athletes of the Week: October Edition

Jefrany D'catry and Miguel Lemus

November 7, 2018

As the fall sports' seasons are coming to an end, Coral Gables Senior High recognizes the talents and outstanding performances of several student-athletes from various sports. These individuals have put a lot of effort and time into making this season one of the best for them and have attempted to better...

Inspirational Athletes Protest Gun Violence

Inspirational Athletes Protest Gun Violence

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

April 7, 2018

The movement promoting national gun control laws is one that has been gaining a lot of momentum in America lately. Horrific mass shootings have prompted reactions from all types of people and have induced walkouts and protests in high schools across the country. Though it is natural to expect political...

The Party Continues as the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games Kick off

The Party Continues as the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games Kick off

Kelsy Pacheco, Staff Writer

September 13, 2016

Only two short weeks after the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, the Paralympic Games are in full swing. As the opening kicked off in Marcana stadium, it included stunts, lights shows, and wheelchairs. United States wheelchair athlete Aaron Fotheringham helped open up the games by rolling down a 66 foot drop,...

Should College Athletes Get Paid?

Should College Athletes Get Paid?

Maria F. Estrada, Staff Writer

May 10, 2016

Every day, an increasing number of high school athletes are signing their college years with schools that offer athletic scholarships for a select few to obtain their diploma by playing the sport they love. To most, this seems like the "ultimate goal" for any athlete. However, one stipulation of these...

Fall into Fall Sports

Fall into Fall Sports

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

August 28, 2015

While many Cavaliers spent their summer relaxing, athletes worked hard getting into shape for their upcoming seasons. Here is how the fall sports teams have been preparing for the past few months. Bowling: The bowling team has been working throughout the summer to prepare for its upcoming ma...

Matthew Monjarrez: Rolling and Bowling

Matthew Monjarrez: Rolling and Bowling

Kelly Hanley, Staff Writer

October 7, 2014

Junior Matthew Monjarrez has been bowling since his freshman year of high school, and has always had a great passion for the sport. He has been the captain of the Gables bowling team for the past two years. Monjarrez was chosen as team captain by Coach Campagna for his large amount of skill and impressive...

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