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Vaulting to Success

Vaulting to Success

Story by: Amelia Reyes, Reporter

November 27, 2018

Many decide to apply early in order to give themselves a better chance at getting into their first choice college. As deadlines for college applications arrive, those already accepted have a sense of security for the remainder of the year. People apply to varying colleges for different reasons. Junior J...

Obsession with Progression

Obsession with Progression

Story by: Vincent Ruggiero, Reporter

November 27, 2018

Many clubs have introduced themselves this year, and Young Progressives has taken the stage as one of the biggest so far. This group formed out of the late Young Democrats, but instead provides a platform for everyone with an opinion. Whether doing local town halls, putting up posters, or simply discussin...

Soccer Tryouts

Soccer Tryouts

Story by: Willow Copeland-Vallejo, Reporter

November 16, 2018

Cy Creek will host soccer tryouts later this month, November 26 and 27. Varsity Soccer coach Joshua O’Dear has coached soccer at Cypress Creek High School for 10 years and has high hopes for upcoming games. “I think we have a chance to make a splash in this new district,” O’Dear said. “I...

Thanksgiving Traditions

Thanksgiving Traditions

Story by: Dominique McClain, Reporter

November 14, 2018

The fourth Thursday of November approaches closer every day which means Thanksgiving is right around the corner. Traditions are abundant during this time because every family celebrates this holiday differently. The time to gather around the table and enjoy family, friends, and food really holds the meani...

Keep the Dream alive, Cy Creek makes Playoffs

Keep the Dream alive, Cy Creek makes Playoffs

Story by: Jaidyn Hatchett, Section Editor

November 8, 2018

The Varsity football team made it to the playoffs for the first time in four years. Winning against Memorial on Friday night, they earned their rightful spot in playoffs. The Cougar boys made a complete turn around from the  0-4 start and now the school remains anxious to see what will happen next. S...

Junior’s Ornament Picked for 2018 Capitol Tree Display

Junior’s Ornament Picked for 2018 Capitol Tree Display

Story by: Kai Fortner Newby, Managing Editor

November 2, 2018

Sitting upon a 23-foot Christmas tree in the House Chamber of the Texas Capitol, an ornament created by Cypress Creek’s very own Sierah Haines will represent the Northwest Harris County district. Each year an ornament will join those chosen from all 150 Texas House districts to decorate the eye-ope...

Three strikes you’re out: CFISD absence policy

Three strikes you’re out: CFISD absence policy

Story by: Sienna Wight, Reporter

October 31, 2018

Students across the nation struggle with the stress and pressure of exam season. With increasingly difficult courses and material, CFISD began offering students the opportunity to exempt some of their final exams. Exemptions allow students to opt out of taking some of their finals, the number of whi...

Orchestra Regionals

Orchestra Regionals

Story by: Willow Copeland-Vallejo, Reporter

October 31, 2018

After practicing their music all summer, orchestra students of all grade levels show off their skills at the region allstate auditions. On October 13th, Cy Creek orchestra attended region level auditions at Spring Branch Middle School. Sophomore viola player Quoc Nguyen practiced about two hours a d...

Venom Review

Venom Review

Story by: Avery Zaswoski, Reporter

October 31, 2018

Venom manages to feel like a blast from the past, while still retaining a fresh idea in the modern era of hero movies. Venom released on 5th October, 2018. The movie broke records for the top opening weekend for a movie released in October, earning a whopping $80 million internationally. Although Venom...

Victorious Volleyball

Victorious Volleyball

Story by: Mekenna Earnhart, Reporter

October 30, 2018

  Cy Creek’s Varsity Volleyball team is on the road to making Cougar history after beating Fair for the first time in 2 years with a score of 15 to 13 after five nail biting sets. Junior Varsity player Allie Evans-Brooks said she felt all eyes on her as she stepped up to serve the winning point f...

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