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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...

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...

Next Big Three

Next Big Three

JustinP, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Carmelo Anthony in Oklahoma City experiment proved to be dysfunctional and helped result in another first round elimination of the Thunder. The Thunder realized that the $28 million dollars owed to Anthony this upcoming season would only hurt them, so he got shipped off to Atlanta, where soon afte...

McDonald’s All American Athlete

McDonald’s All American Athlete

KiaraS, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 13, 2018


Filed under Photo Stories, Showcase

On February 13, 2018, senior Catherine Reese received her honorary McDonald's All American Games jersey. Reese was selected to play in the 17th annual girls McDonald's All American Games, which will take place on March 28, in Atlanta, Georgia.

UIL Realignment Changes Competition

UIL Realignment Changes Competition

AbigailH, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2018


Filed under Cy Woods, News

The University Interscholastic League(UIL), which administers athletic, music and academic contests for public schools in Texas, has released a new district realignment that will be in effect for the next two years. With this realignment, Cy-Fair ISD schools will be divided into two separate districts and p...

Woods V Cinco Ranch

Woods V Cinco Ranch

AbigailH, Staff Reporter

November 29, 2017


Filed under Photo Stories, Showcase

On November 28th, the Woods varsity basketball team played at home against Cinco Ranch. In the first three quarters, Cinco Ranch came out on top: 16-12 in the first, 17-7 in the second and 15-10 in the third. Although the Wildcats won the fourth quarter 14-9, the game ended in a loss, with the final...

Tricks of the Trade

Tricks of the Trade

Sarah W, Co Copy Editor

October 12, 2017


Filed under Sports

The Warrior’s ship was a catalyst for the several dramatic changes in the 2017 summer, every team wants another star player to give the Warriors’ super team some more competition. When the same two teams compete in the finals for three years in a row, trades are a must. Dwyane Wade to Cavs: A...

Everything Wrong With The NBA Finals

Everything Wrong With The NBA Finals

Sarah W, Co Copy Editor

June 8, 2017


Filed under Sports

The 2017 NBA postseason has been painful to watch. From the hypocrisy of Kevin Durant fans to a disappointing end to the Rockets' season, and the final series is no different. The fact that some people don't see the problem with KD joining his biggest opponents (that he choked against in OKC) res...

Rockets vs Spurs

Rockets vs Spurs

SarahW, Online Editor

May 2, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

This week the second round playoffs series began, the Rockets vs Spurs match up was highly anticipated in Texas and had quite an outcome with Rockets blowing out the Spurs with a final score of 126-99. Similar to the first round Rockets vs Thunder series, two MVP candidates are highlighted in this match...

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...

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...

Top Photos from Woods V Ranch Basketball

Top Photos from Woods V Ranch Basketball

Billy Schuerman, Online Editor

January 21, 2017


Filed under Photo Stories

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