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Texans Versus Colts

Texans Versus Colts

EvanH, Staff Reporter

November 1, 2019

On Sunday, Oct. 20, the Houston Texans traveled to Indianapolis to face the Colts, who were on a two game winning streak after losing to the Raiders in week three. The Texans were coming in with a surprise win over the Kansas City Chiefs. The game was going to decide who would lead the AFC South, and t...

NFL sends message to all players of the league

NFL sends message to all players of the league

EstebanG, Staff Reporter

October 18, 2019

On Sept. 29, the Oakland Raiders and the Indianapolis Colts played against each other for a hard wanting victory for both teams. In the second quarter, Vontaze Burfict, a linebacker who plays for the Raiders, hit Jack Doyle, a tight end for the Colts. After the play, the referees quickly threw their fl...

Clare Reilly Goes Crew

Clare Reilly Goes Crew

MadisonF, Staff Reporter

May 16, 2019

Last March, Clare Reilly, who is no stranger to the volleyball courts, was made aware of an email sent to her CrossFit coaches. Reilly had been scouted by The University of Texas at Austin for their rowing team. This came as a shock to the volleyball veteran of 6 years, having never even picked up a s...

National Signing Day

National Signing Day

CooperG, Staff Reporter

May 2, 2019

National signing day is traditionally the first day that high school senior athletes can sign a letter of intent for a collegiate sport in the NCAA. Every year, multiple athletes from Cy Woods sign to a college on this day, and by the time they do it, they all accomplish the very thing they have been t...

QandA with Kelly Hines

QandA with Kelly Hines

JerahB, Staff Reporter

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 a great feeling.   Q: What do you think the team strengths are? A: Offensively, we are so good, and...

Gender Inequality in Sports Broadcasting

Gender Inequality in Sports Broadcasting

ErinE, Online Editor

April 8, 2019

Along with the limited amount of appearance time and the low level of pay, these women deal with extreme level of harassment on a daily basis. While, most cases have not involved sexual harassment, these women are still faced with verbal and social harassment. Stereotypes are the main way that female...

Take a Bite into the Big Apple

Take a Bite into the Big Apple

JustinP, Staff Reporter

April 2, 2019

As the NBA 2019 playoffs approach,so does the 2019 NBA off season. And with that creates speculation of where the top NBA free agents will take their talents to. Last season, the hot spot for free agents was to Los Angeles where the Lakers call home. However, this off season may have a different sto...

NBA, We Have a Problem

NBA, We Have a Problem

CooperG, Staff Reporter

January 24, 2019

For years now the public has been open to vote who should be an NBA all-star and who should be a all-star starter, but this year instead of voting the best players and who deserve to be in they are voting players based on popularity. This year there are 2 types of bad voters and the first type of bad voters ...

Fear the Deer

Fear the Deer

JustinP, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2019

One of the most overlooked teams in the NBA right now have one of the best records in the NBA. The Milwaukee Bucks currently a top three seed in the East have been winning major games that no one is recognizing. Behind new head coach Mike Budenholzer, the Bucks have been able to pull off big wins ...

The Big “Easy”

The Big “Easy”

JustinP, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2018

This year has been spectacular for the New Orleans Saints. First in their division and second in the entire league. After starting the season 0-1, the Saints have been unstoppable. With Hall of Famer Drew Brees, the top running back duo in Alvin Kamara and Mark Ingram, and a top 5 wide receiver on...

The New Kid on the Block

The New Kid on the Block

JustinP, Staff Reporter

November 4, 2018

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...

Texas Longhorns are back on top

Texas Longhorns are back on top

CooperG, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2018

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...

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