The Crimson Connection

Game Grades from Cy Woods vs Cy Ranch

BillyS, Staff Reporter

September 29, 2015


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BillyS On Saturday Cy Woods, 1-3 (1-2 in District) faced off against a Battle tested Cy Ranch Mustangs, 3-1 (3-0 in District), in a newly famed, “Battle for 290” which saw a multitude of big plays from both sides and a tremendous lack of defense from the Wild Cats and an explosion of offense from the M...

Another Rough Night for Cy Woods

Another Rough Night for Cy Woods

September 18, 2015


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Cy Woods, 1-2 (1-1 in district), struggled early in this one as they fell to the Cy Falls Eagles 57-20. In the first half alone, their defense surrendered 43 points only managing to slow them down in the second half when their backups saw the field. “We’ll still continue to grind on them [in practice],” sai...

What’s Wrong with the Cy Woods Defense?

What’s Wrong with the Cy Woods Defense?

BillyS, Staff Reporter

September 15, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

It’s only been a couple games and a scrimmage but the Cy Woods defense has looked just plain bad. Over two games the ratio of scored vs. scored on is 80-93, two games. The defense might give up 500 points, but if we score 501 it won’t matter, but so far, that isn’t looking too good. At 1-1 (1-0...

A Big Win for the Cats

BillyS, Staff Reporter

September 12, 2015


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The Cy Woods Wild Cats defeated the Cy ridge Rams 59-34 in a huge display of offense for the Wildcats that saw a quite a few nice defensive outings including a fumble recovery in the end zone by linebacker Brandon Deprato. “It’s all about mostly the defense, we did a lot better. We were able to...

A Tough One to Lose

A Tough One to Lose

BillyS, Staff Reporter

September 5, 2015


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Lauren Breckon took a few quick steps forward and delivered a serve to shallow right, a Jersey Village player returns and a weak hit is taken by a Wildcat draped in red and black. The ball falls to the ground and an eruption of cheering is heard from an eager group of Jersey Village fans. The Cy Wo...

The Pack Attacks

David G, Staff Reporter

October 9, 2013


Filed under Features, Sports

As the players are being introduced for the other team, a group of students in the home stands raises their newspapers and starts to read as the other side of the gym goes wild.  “And for your Cypress Woods Wildcats…” That same group who read the newspapers puts them down and goes wild. After the...

In an Instant

In an Instant

Delaney V, Web Master

October 9, 2013


Filed under Features, Sports

The daily routine had not changed. Just like every other day junior Alyssa Nagle woke up and headed to practice. She began to run, then everything went black.   It was six thirty in the morning, only a week before school began when Alyssa Nagle fainted due to unknown causes at Cross Country practice. A...

Revival of the fittest

Cameron H, Staff Reporter

July 20, 2012


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Whether it’s running out of the tunnel at the BerryCenter, or refining their skills on the practice field, the optimism of this upcoming season is at an all-time high for the Cypress Woods Varsity football team. With changes being made, and a new class of seniors arising, this group feels something...

Q&A: Former coach and teacher goes pro

Abbie M, Sports Editor

July 19, 2012


Filed under Sports

If you were given the chance to go pro in your favorite sport, you would take it, right? That is exactly what happened to former English teacher, Lauren Prewitt, this past summer. She was given the opportunity to go pro in Soccer, and she has not looked back since. Q: What team do you play for? A: I...

Redemption One Leg at a Time

Colin G, Staff Reporter

July 19, 2012


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Some things should only have to happen to a person once, like tearing an ACL, which can be a career ending injury for any athlete.                 Girls Varsity Soccer team capitan Emily Cameron tore her ACL on two different occasions while practicing for Albion’s 96 club team. The first time Cameron tore her ACL was ...

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