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Sports in 2020

How Coronavirus has shaped sports around the world
October 29, 2020

Around the world, the COVID-19 pandemic has shaped pretty much every aspect of society in 2020. From festivals to presidential debates, it is clear that the impact that COVID-19 has had on society...

The downfall of the Houston Astros

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October 29, 2020

The Houston Astros have had a rough series of events unfold after the 2019 World Series loss to the Washington Nationals. Scandals, injuries and hatred have hovered the Astros the 2020 season.  The...

Cy Woods Vs Kingwood Recap

October 27, 2020

The Cy-Woods Wildcats started off the season on a good note as they topped their opponent the Kingwood Mustangs 21-7 in the season opener. It wasn’t a special win or a blowout as both teams only put...

Get in the Game: 2020

Wildcat football players run through their banner before their game.
October 26, 2020

Football games are a special part of anyone’s high school life, but this year is a little different. There is a global pandemic that made touch in Texas in March 2020. It changed the world, not only...

The UEFA Champions League Round of 16

The Cy Woods Junior Varsity Soccer team playing against Bridgeland High School
Predictions and what to expect from the knockout stages
February 27, 2020

The world’s most pristine soccer competition returns this February, with the knockout stages of the UEFA Champions League commencing. With 16 teams left, Europe’s top teams fight it out to earn one...

Get in the Game

Trayse Holmes runs for the touchdown against Tomball Memorial High School
Different aspects of a Cy Woods football game
February 21, 2020

  Football games are a significant part of anyone's high school life, but Cy Woods football takes it to the next level. There are so many things that go on at a Cy Woods game. All the way from the players...

Wait, They’re Still Good?

Toronto Raptors claw logo.
Toronto Raptors are one of the best teams in the NBA, even without Kawhi Leonard
February 12, 2020

Going into the NBA season almost every basketball analyst doubted that the defending champions, the Toronto Raptors', ability to compete in the Eastern Conference. Even though the Raptors won the championship...

Lombardi Chasers

The Vince Lombardi Super Bowl trophy.
Predictions for Superbowl 54 in Miami
February 11, 2020

The 2020 playoff season has been one for the ages. There were major upsets of number one teams, the ending of a dynasty and a monster truck of a man, known as Derrick Henry, that ran over everybody. Now...

Mamba Forever

Kobe Bryant playing against the Washington Wizards on Dec. 3, 2014
Sorrowful death of NBA future Hall of Famer: Kobe Bryant
February 11, 2020

Jan. 26, 2020 is a day that basketball fans will never forget. At 9:47 a.m., the Los Angeles County Fire Department received a 911 call about a potential helicopter down. Little did viewers know, future...

Old Faces in New Places

Ron Rivera speaks to his offensive coordinator about the previous play on Aug. 11, 2016 against the Baltimore Ravens.
Ranking the best NFL head coach signings so far
January 16, 2020

Every year there are head coach firings and new coaches being hired. However, this year is different because there has already been five new head coaching hires and we’re still in the thick of the NFL...

The Next NFL Great

Joe Burrow getting ready to throw the ball against SELU on Sept. 8, 2018 at Tiger Stadium.
Why Joe Burrow will be the next NFL super star.
January 14, 2020

With some of the best quarterbacks in league history like Tom Brady, Drew Brees, Ben Roethlisberger, and Phillip Rivers coming to the end of their historic career, it is time for the next great quarterback...

The Patriots Finally Fall…To a Backup

Ryan Tannehill calls an audible to his offense
Ryan Tannehill leads the Titans through the Patriots and six time Super Bowl winner
January 10, 2020

After taking Marcus Mariota’s starting position as quarterback and being dropped from the team that he had been with since his rookie year, Ryan Tannehill was ready to pick up the ball again and start...

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