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The New Kid on the Block

The New Kid on the Block

JustinP, Staff Reporter

November 4, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Sports

This NFL season has being nothing short of fantastic. Young stars are emerging such as Patrick Mahomes and Baker Mayfield. Also veterans superstars who always makes games interesting like Aaron Rodgers and Tom Brady. But for this 2018 season there is one player in particular that has caught the eyes of eve...

The Highest Paid Athletes in Houston

The Highest Paid Athletes in Houston

ErinE, Online Editor

November 2, 2018


Filed under Sports

Do you ever wonder which Houston athlete gets paid the most? Well continue to read and you will find out the 20 highest paid athletes in Houston, based off their average annual salary:  Chris Paul (Houston Rockets)- $39.93 million Jose Altuve (Houston Astros)- $30.20 million James Harden (Housto...

Roughing up the NFL

Roughing up the NFL

AaronB, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2018


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The NFL has recently been cracking down on hits on the quarterback. New rules made in the off season are prohibiting defensive players from being able land on the quarterback after they sack them, and they already were prohibited from hitting them below the waist and in the head. Several star defensive...

Will the Warriors win it all…again?

Will the Warriors win it all…again?

ErinE, Online Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Sports

The NBA season just started but the Golden State Warriors are playing like it's the postseason; and as we all know the postseason Warriors know how to put on a show. The Warriors have won three NBA championships in the past four years; they won in 2015, 2017 and 2018, defeating the Cleveland Cavali...

Kyle Field Campaign

Kyle Field Campaign

ErinE, Online Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Sports

COLLEGE STATION, TX- Regarded as one of the nation's most intimidating road venues, Texas A&M's Kyle Field has been the home of the Aggie football team since 1905. Kyle Field is the home of many traditions, many memories, and most importantly is the home of the 12th man. For a few years the talk...

The Boys of Summer

The Boys of Summer

ErinE, Online Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

COLLEGE STATION, TX- 64 teams. 22 fields. two days. The 7on7 State Championship title was on the line for roughly 1,200 high school football players from the state of Texas. At the tournament, these players were ready to play their hearts out. Those players, 19 of which were Cypress Woods Wildcats, we...

What’s going on in Cleveland?

What’s going on in Cleveland?

ErinE, Online Editor

October 29, 2018


Filed under Sports

The last weekend of October was not a good weekend for Cleveland sports fans. On October 28, the Cleveland Cavaliers fired their Head Coach, Tyronn Lue after three plus seasons. Then on October 29th, the Cleveland Browns fired their Head Coach, Hue Jackson. Both coaches were fired with good reasoning ...

The Dark Sides of Playing Football

The Dark Sides of Playing Football

ErinE, Online Editor

October 23, 2018


Filed under Sports

Football in America is becoming more and more popular; approximately 1.2 million men in high school, college and the NFL strap on pads and helmets. While football is the most popular sport in America, this popularity is beginning to decline very quickly. The game is becoming more dangerous than Mixed Marti...

Texas Longhorns are back on top

Texas Longhorns are back on top

CooperG, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2018


Filed under Sports

After losing to Maryland in the season opener, the Texas Longhorns are now number 6 in the nation. Once Texas made Sam Ehlinger their starting QB, they have been 6-0 since. Including an upset against rival Oklahoma. Texas is now is in the race to go to the playoffs, but in order to do that they need a...

Game Summary: Cy Woods vs Cy Springs

Game Summary: Cy Woods vs Cy Springs

ErinE, Online Editor

October 20, 2018


Filed under Sports

CFFCU STADIUM- The Battle of the Cats took place on Friday night, the 19th. 5-2, Cypress Woods would take on 1-5, Cypress Springs. Cold weather and rain pouring down, this game was a sloppy one. However, the Wildcats of Cypress Woods were able to pull away with a win over the Panthers, with a score of 3...

Game Summary: Cy Woods vs Cy Park

Game Summary: Cy Woods vs Cy Park

ErinE, Online Editor

October 13, 2018


Filed under Sports

PRIDGEON STADIUM- October 11th, the Wildcats of Cypress Woods defeated the Tigers of Cypress Park, with a score of 61-7. This is the first year that the Tigers have had a varsity football team because this is only the 3rd year the school had been opened. So, going into the game the Cats had a huge ad...

Game Summary: Cy Woods vs Cy Lakes

Game Summary: Cy Woods vs Cy Lakes

ErinE, Online Editor

October 7, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Cats are back on track! The Cy Woods football team just came off a 63-55 victory over the Spartans of Cypress Lakes. Going into the game, the Wildcats and  the Spartans both had the exact same record, 3-2 overall and also 2-1 in district. While this game ended with a close score, it's safe to say...

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