The Crimson Connection

Comeback SZN

Comeback SZN

ErinE, Online Editor

May 24, 2018


Filed under Sports

Johnny Manziel was a blaze of glory for the Aggies back when he played quarterback at Texas A&M. Sadly, that quickly took a downhill fall once Manziel got tangled up in off the field drama. Johnny was known to the world as a “joke,” “waste of time” and a “loser” because of all his mistakes....

The World Cup

The World Cup

ColinH, Business Manager

December 14, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

As many already know, the FIFA world cup will be taking place in Russia during the summer of 2018, but the preliminary matches have already started to decide who will make it to the final games. The United States did not qualify this year, but many other countries did to their own surprise. Countries...

Kicking Off the Season

Kicking Off the Season

NicoleN, Staff Reporter

December 13, 2017


Filed under Sports

Date              Time             Opponent 2/2/2018,  @7:30 PM,   Cypress Ranch Soccer, at Cy Woods 2/6/2018,  @7:30 PM,   Cy Ridge Soccer, at Cy Ridge 2/9/2018,  @7:30 PM,   Langham Creek Soccer, at Cy Woods 2/14/2018,  @5:00 PM,   Cy Lakes soccer, at Pridgeon...

Behind the Foul Line

Behind the Foul Line

TeresaH, Online Editor

November 28, 2017


Filed under Sports

Twice a week, the Copperfield Bowl slowly fills as the Cy Woods Bowling Team files in where they take a few lanes and bowl a of couple games. Established in 2006 by calculus teacher Chi Wong, the bowling team has grown since its creation. “I was over at Cy Springs, and I was a coach over there for se...

The Next Day

The Next Day

TeresaH, Online Editor

November 20, 2017


Filed under Sports

Losing is inevitable, but it is never intentional. Winning is challenging, but it is never impossible. In an environment with such intense school spirit, game days can put pressure on athletes to succeed; and with such a football-centered culture, this high pressure is especially great on the Varsity...

A Stepping Stone

A Stepping Stone

KyleR, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

NOTE: This is a recap of the entire season, so this review will be looking at overall issues and triumphs of the team and will be longer than the game recaps. With the conclusion of the game against Cy Ranch, the Cy Woods football season officially ended at 4-5 just short of a playoff spot at f...

A Tough Ending

A Tough Ending

KyleR, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 11, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Saturday, the Cy Woods Wildcats (now 4-5) were defeated by the Cy Ranch Mustangs (now 7-2) in an epic final season game. Cy Woods pulled ahead of Cy Ranch early in the game with a 99-yard touchdown on the first play and maintained their lead during the first half to end it at 10-7. But, the Mustangs...

The World Series

The World Series

AlyssaT, Staff Reporter

November 11, 2017


Filed under Sports

For the first time in 56 seasons in MLB, the Houston Astros have won the World Series against the Dodgers on Wednesday, November 11th. What really brought it home was Astros scoring 13-12 in game five, a record-breaking game. Following the victory in game seven, the city went ballistic. The Astros won...

A Needed Win

A Needed Win

KyleR, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 4, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Friday night, the Cy Woods Wildcats (now 4-4) soared past the Cy Creek Cougars (now 4-4) to win the game 59-29. The Wildcats quickly blazed a major lead over the Cougars in the first half, ending it with a score of 42-7. In the second half, the Cougars attempted a comeback, but the Wildcats successfully...

A Heartbreaking Loss

A Heartbreaking Loss

KyleR, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 28, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Saturday, the Cy Woods Wildcats (now 3-4) were defeated by the Cy-Fair Bobcats (now 7-0) in a disappointing game of 49-21. With the first half ending 42-0, it was not looking promising for the Wildcats to score at all, but they did manage to get some points on the board during the second half while...

A Solid Win

A Solid Win

KyleR, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 22, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Saturday night, the Cy Woods Wildcats (now 3-3) defeated the Cy Lakes Spartans (now 0-6) at Cy-Fair FCU Stadium with a score of 31-20. The Wildcats initially had a slow start, allowing the Spartans to take a 8-3 lead during the first quarter, but they came back during the second quarter to take the...

A Disappointing Loss

A Disappointing Loss

KyleR, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 13, 2017


Filed under Sports

After an highly contested fourth quarter, the Cy Woods Wildcats (now 2-3) lost to the Cy Falls Falcons (now 3-2) due to a last minute field goal. The Wildcats took an unusual early lead during the first half with a strong defensive and offensive start, ending the half at 14-7. However, the Falcons came...

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