The Crimson Connection

2021: A clean slate

New year’s resolution list.
January 22, 2021

For most, 2020 wasn’t all they hoped it would be. However, 2021 represents a clean slate and many kicked the year off with a new year's resolution.   Junior Eric Bartczak never set a resolution...

Goodbye coach

Coach Faith talks to Carson Danner during a timeout.
January 21, 2021

After coaching for 36 years, Athletic Coordinator Trenton Faith is hanging up his belt and setting out for retirement. Faith has spent his last eight years being the head coach for the football team and...

Meet the Wild Things

Wild Things at a Cy-Woods football game
November 17, 2020

The Wild things have been a big part of Cy-Woods since the school has opened. seniors are elected every year to become the new wild things. Craig and Nikki Self are the co-sponsors for the wild things...

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...

Successful Retelling of a Beloved Classic

Senior Sarah Swift and Sophomore Ben Armstrong prepare to dance as Ella and Prince Topher.
Review of Cy Woods Theatre Company's "Rogers and Hammerstein's Cinderella"
February 5, 2020

In the past, I’ve made no bones about the fact that I’m not much of a fan of anything to do with Disney. Whether it’s Star Wars or Marvel, it’s something that I normally don’t get excited for....

Swing for the Fences

The Miracle League logo
Cy Woods baseball team helps disabled kids from The Miracle League
December 9, 2019

On Sept. 28, the Cy Woods baseball team spent the Saturday hitting balls, and playing with kids from the Miracle League at Langham Creek Family YMCA. The Miracle League allows children with physical and...

Football for Beginners

Senior Jackson Jones winds up for a throw at varsity football game against Tomball-Memorial on September 13.
Amateur guide for the sport played on the gridiron
November 21, 2019

We’re now in the thick of the American football season. It has been a great season so far and there is still so much remaining. For those of you who are die-hard fans, you already know how this all works....

Fast Yet Entertaining Musical

One of the many Junie B. Jones Jr. posters around the school.
Review of "Junie B. Jones Jr. the Musical"
November 12, 2019

Due to the success of You Can’t Take It With You, I can say with all honesty that I walked into Junie B. Jones Jr. the Musical with a small feeling of excitement. That’s right, I was excited for a...

Hilarious Yet Emotional Look At Family and Love

While backstage, Junior Tressel Eckman gets into character as Boris Kolenkhov.
Review of Cy Woods' Theatre Company's "You Can't Take it With You"
October 22, 2019

Wow. I must admit that I’m not an avid playgoer, nor do I like to walk into anything with any sort of expectations, but I wasn’t expecting this. You Can’t Take It With You, a play by Moss Hart...

What’s up with dress code?

What's up with dress code?
Wildcats share their opinions on school dress code
September 13, 2019

Dress Code. One of the biggest controversies in high schools across the nation. Here at the Woods, Wildcats are faced with many rules regarding dress code. According to the school policy, students should...

Summer Songs

Headphones
The Perfect Music For Enjoying A Summer Day
May 17, 2019

That time of the year has come, the time where your Spotify has become empty from the past season's jams and is ready for a fresh spin. Well, you're in luck because the newspaper staff has put in their...

QandA with Kelly Hines

Hines standing in front of McNeese University
I sat down with the Cy Woods Varsity Soccer goalie
May 1, 2019

Q: How do you feel about this soccer season? A:  I love this soccer season because it’s been really fun. I love this team. They are so much fun to be around, and we’ve been winning. It’s been...

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