Spring sports sadness: Coronavirus cancels senior nights
BY KAYLA GATES The outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic has prompted the cancelation of the 2020 spring sports season. With senior nights suspended, select students are unable to celebrate their success on the fields and courts with their friends and families. However, CCHS is determined to recognize the accomplishments... Read more
Say goodbye to the spring sports: The FHSAA cancels the remainder of the season
BY KYLEIGH SPRIGLE All over the state of Florida, high school athletes unknowingly had their last sporting event for the 2020 school year. Many seniors have had the last game of their career. On April 20, the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) officially canceled the remainder of the... Read more
Overcoming coronavirus: How athletes can stay active at home
BY KAYLA GATES The coronavirus pandemic has impacted almost every aspect of everyday life. For athletes, this means that participating in physical activity has become more of a challenge. In light of the situation, professionals are sharing methods on how athletes can stay active at home. The outbreak of... Read more
Man on the street: How is the coronavirus affecting the athletes at CCHS?
BY KYLEIGH SPRIGLE The coronavirus is interrupting both school and spring sports. Right now, the future of school sports is uncertain and the Cowboys have many concerns. Student-athletes responded to the question: “How is the coronavirus affecting the athletes at CCHS?” Senior Ethan Silverman, volleyball “It sucks that my... Read more
Boys’ varsity volleyball: Cooper City crushes Coconut Creek
BY KAYLA GATES The 2019-20 volleyball season is underway once again. With the girls’ volleyball season well in the past, the boys’ have emerged in hopes of living up to their counterpart’s district title. The Cowboys have already taken to the courts, securing various victories at the start of... Read more
Why have South Florida sports been so bad?: A new, positive future is on the horizon
BY CHRIS GOMES Miami sports, at one point, had a golden age.  LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh made up the ‘Big Three’ of South Beach, the legendary Miami Heat team that consistently won, and were considered a “super team” at the time. Although they weren’t able to... Read more
Boys’ volleyball: Dives, digs and dubs
BY KYLEIGH SPRIGLE The boys’ volleyball team has started their season with four consecutive wins. On March 4, the team claimed another win against the Western High School Wildcats. The team won all three of the sets they played. The Cowboys started off the game claiming the first two... Read more
Water polo: Tournament time for the teams
BY KYLEIGH SPRIGLE The boys’ and girls’ water polo teams drove to Miami to face new competition in the Marcos Santos Invitational tournament. The water polo teams participated in the tournament on February 28 and 29. The boys’ team won two games and lost two. The girls’ team won... Read more
Girls’ varsity water polo: Breaking records, one save at a time
BY KYLEIGH SPRIGLE The water polo teams are at the beginning of their season. The girls’ team started off strong, going against their district rivals, Pines Charter and Westminster Academy, early in the season.  On Wednesday, February 19, the team lost against Pines Charter Jaguars with a final score... Read more
Sport or hobby?: Playing video games is not a sport
BY RYAN MERARD One of the most prominent figures in the electronic sports (eSports) world, Tyler “Ninja” Belvins, recently stirred up some controversy around the competitiveness of gaming. Ninja went on a rant on Twitch—while he was live-streaming—about his fans telling him that “it’s just a game” whenever he... Read more