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Cy Woods Baseball Makes Playoffs

Cy Woods Baseball Makes Playoffs

FeliciaH, Managing Editor

May 2, 2017


Filed under Cy Woods, News, Sports

After a long hard fight varsity baseball finished as Co-District Champs. Last Friday night they claimed their spot in playoffs. The first game they lost to Cy Falls 4-3, but this past game they had a strong 212 comeback beating Cy Falls 7-0. This is their first time having a part of the district title...

Brodie VS Beard

Brodie VS Beard

SarahW, Online Editor

April 21, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

So far in Round 1 for NBA playoffs, Rockets are in a 2-0 series lead against the Oklahoma City Thunder. This series is important because it puts two MVP candidates right up against each other, Rockets' shooting guard James Harden (Beard) and Thunder's point guard Russell Westbrook (Brodie). Not only...

The Comeback Kids

The Comeback Kids

BillyS, Online Editor

April 7, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Elijah Strang is sitting alone on third and stares down the catcher. The composite bat echoes through the park as it makes contact with the ball. Strang takes a skip and a hop and jumps on home plate. 6-5 Wildcats. That's what the score read Friday night when Cy Woods took down Cy-Fair for a seco...

Another Night, Another Win

Another Night, Another Win

BillyS, Online Editor

April 4, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The crowd gasps and a dusty base runner takes off for home; but the ball is secured in the glove of right fielder Elijah Strang. A three run inning is stopped and the game is concluded with a 4-3 win for the Cy Woods Wildcats over the Cy-Fair Bobcats. Pitcher Matt Swick worked fast and strong and allowed just two h...

NBA Standings Settling

NBA Standings Settling

JustinV, Staff Reporter

April 3, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

.,/..,] \In the past few weeks, the playoff picture for the NBA has begun to materialize as the season comes to a close. Following the All-Star break, rosters have been solidified and teams are prepared to make a late season playoff push. The New Orleans Pelicans traded guard Buddy Hield to the Sacramento...

David Beats Goliath

David Beats Goliath

BillyS, Online Editor

March 28, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

A barrage of warnings come from the aluminum stands and people frantically try to move away from wherever the ball may hit. The away section stood tall and yelled mightily as their team dove across the plate for what would eventually be the game winning run. It was not their field but it was their ni...

Free Agency at a Glance

Free Agency at a Glance

JustinV, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On March 9th, the new NFL season officially began. And with that, came the start of the 2017 free agency season. This year featured a number of pretty wild trades and signings, with little more to come in the upcoming weeks. The real kick off to free agency in 2017 was the Brock Osweiler trade. Houston...

March Madness 2017

March Madness 2017

SarahW, Staff Reporter

March 1, 2017


Filed under Sports

Today starts the eventful month of March, that means one of the most anticipated basketball tournaments and sporting events of the year is just around the corner, March Madness. This week starts NCAA conference tournaments; teams in the Ohio Valley and Northeast conferences will play during the upcoming f...

A Thorough Win

A Thorough Win

BillyS, Online Editor

February 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Maneuvering a wet pitch and a slippery ball, the Lady Wildcats played hard and fast to record 21 shots on the night. When the buzzer sounded full time, the Lady Wildcat's had held a safe lead over the Cy Creek Cougars 2-0. It was senior Lexi Fowler who, within the first 10 minutes, had taken two sho...

To the Final Minute

To the Final Minute

BillyS, Online Editor

February 3, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On a chilly February night, the Cy Woods Wildcats recorded 26 shots (17 of which were on target) but managed to tie the Langham Creek Lobos 1-1 despite the Lobos putting out a measly 4 shots with only two on target. For nearly the entire first half, it was senior Megan Doyle and junior Kaden Schw...

Finishing Strong

Finishing Strong

BillyS, Online Editor

January 27, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

It's a chilly January night and the Lady Wildcats are fighting for their lives. On the pitch, Senior Megan Doyle commands her team and barks orders in a desperate attempt to find an equalizer. In just a two minute period late in the game, the Wildcats have taken four shots on target, but none of them hav...

Super Bowl on the Horizon

Super Bowl on the Horizon

JustinV, Staff Reporter

January 26, 2017


Filed under Sports

In a little over a week from now, the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons will take the field in NRG Stadium for Super Bowl 51. The Patriots are currently favored by 3 points, and it will most likely stay that way as we approach February 5th. The city of Houston last hosted the Superbowl in 2004,...

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