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The Astronomical Win

The Astronomical Win

Story by: Emma O'Dell, Feature Editor

October 12, 2020

With the 2020 MLB postseason finally arriving after much delay, the Astros brought their A-game to the field. After defeating the Minnesota Twins 3-1 in the American League “Wildcard” bracket the Astros advanced to the ALDS and played the Oakland Athletics. However, the road to the postseason did ...

Firin’ O’Brien

Firin' O'Brien

Story by: Vincent Ruggiero, News Editor

October 6, 2020

The Houston Texans fired coach and general manager Bill O'Brien on Monday, after more than six seasons with the organization and four AFC South division titles. Former defensive coordinator Romeo Crennel will take over as interim head coach. The 73-year-old Crennel has previously served as head coach...

Creek V Klein: Saturday Night Fight

Creek V Klein: Saturday Night Fight

Story by: Savannah Negron, Reporter

October 2, 2020

After months of speculation about the approval of the 2020-2021 sports seasons this year due to COVID-19, CFISD approved their plan in late July and left spectators wondering what was to come. Even though this year's games look a lot different from last year, that cougar spirit still shines through as ...

Playing the Game Against COVID-19

Playing the Game Against COVID-19

Story by: Evan Harris, Entertainment Editor

September 24, 2020

COVID-19 has affected the world in many different ways. From the way students learn in school, to people adjusting to working from home, and even how people live their day-to-day lives, the pandemic has shaken the world.  With schools welcoming back students and teachers, with addition of rules t...

No Punt Intended

No Punt Intended

Story by: Vincent Ruggiero, News Editor

February 12, 2020

Super Bowl 54 is in the books, and the Kansas City Chiefs came out victorious. They defeated the San Francisco 49ers 31-20 in a rewarding, drama-filled contest. The Super Bowl, advertised as “offense vs defense,” scored its first ratings increase in five years, with just under 100 million viewers ...

Loss of a Legend

Loss of a Legend

Story by: Vincent Ruggiero

January 30, 2020

  41-year-old NBA legend Kobe Bryant, among eight others, died in a helicopter crash on Sunday, January 26. The helicopter crashed into a hillside, killing all nine people on board -- including Bryant's 13-year-old daughter, Gianna. Kobe Bryant was on his way to a travel basketball game with G...

Swinging Through the Competition

Swinging Through the Competition

Story by: Vincent Ruggiero, News Editor

October 9, 2019

The 2019 MLB Playoffs have begun, ending a 193-day long regular season. The Houston Astros played their way into the tournament with the best record in baseball, and have already defeated the Tampa Bay Rays during game one and game two of their five-game series in the American League Division Series...

Around the NFL

Around the NFL

Story by: Vincent Ruggiero, News Editor

September 15, 2019

The NFL Season kicked off last week, and gave us some very interesting storylines. Antonio Brown was signed by the Patriots, Jared Goff signed the longest guarantee in NFL history, and Ezekiel Elliott signed a new contract. But the biggest headline of all was the plethora of games played during Week 1, ...

Precision in the Decision

Precision in the Decision

Story by: Sam Howard, Reporter

March 4, 2019

The class of 2019 seniors have plenty of exceptionally talented athletes. As the year comes to an end, many Cougars will be continuing their athletic career in college. Senior Haley Benson has signed to Texas State University on a athletic scholarship for soccer. Benson is an all district goalke...

Swinging into the New Season

photo by Sam Howard

Story by: Ben Drake, Reporter

February 4, 2019

As baseball tryouts approached quickly, students were trying their best to step up their game. Tryouts took place on January 25 and 26 and freshman Barret Davidson is only one of the many freshman who tried out. He said he was super excited and prepared for the try outs. “I feel confident about t...

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