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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...

Hype for Vype

photo courtesy of Cameron Maxwell

Story by: Vincent Ruggiero, Reporter

October 30, 2018

High school athletes will take practically any recognition they can get, national or local. Millions reside across the nation, and each one wants to distinguish themselves from the pack. Vype Magazine provides in-depth coverage of high-school sports across the nation. They have featured Cy Creek alr...

Another day, another dub

Another day, another dub

Story by: Ethan Moehle, Assistant Sports Editor

February 13, 2018

On Monday, February 12 the Lady Cougars took on the Lamar Texans in the first round of the UIL Women's State Basketball Playoffs. The Lady Cougars took an early lead with 7-5. At the end of the first quarter, they led 16-9. To cap off a 17-3 run in the second quarter, the Lady Cougars led 33-12. Lamar ...

Girls basketball dominates the court

Girls basketball dominates the court

Story by: Sam Billings, News Editor

December 14, 2016

Hours and hours of practice. Running up and down the court. Shot after shot after shot. The varsity girls basketball team works hard at practice to maintain and improve their 6-2 record. The varsity girls play Jersey Village on Dec. 13 at 5:30 p.m. at Cy Creek. Junior Inaya Ajaz has played basketball for ...

Rockets seek success

Houston Rockets Recap

Story by: Samuel Stuchbery, Reporter

December 1, 2016

After becoming the ultimate disappointment in the National Basketball Association last season, the Rockets realized they needed major adjustments to revive the dream of winning an NBA championship. With Dwight Howard departing from the Rockets franchise, salary cap space increased. This allowed the Roc...


Senior Trevien Thomas pictured.

Story by: Trevien Thomas, Sports Correspondent

April 4, 2016

The Cypress Creek Basketball season of 2015-2016 had its share of up and downs. With an offseason built on turning potential and hard work into a promising season, the team was ready to prove themselves in real basketball games. The team’s first game was against a Pearland team and they ended up ...

The team that plays together, stays together

The team that plays together, stays together

Story by: Chloe Crawford, Social Media Manager

February 11, 2016

Dribble. Dribble. Dribble. Down the court, and back up. Turn over. Fast break. Go. Go. Go. Score. Timeout called by Coach Trocquet to regroup with his team. Coach Dan Trocquet, in his second year as varsity basketball coach, impacts the players according to senior Jaivon Gordon. “Really...

Celebrating the Fall athletes on Cougar Day

Blue spirit

Story by: Rebekah Kish, News Editor

October 9, 2013

Coaches showed off Fall athlete’s everyday hard work and dedication at Cougar Day on Aug. 24 in the auditorium.     Varsity running back coach Ryan Tatum said he likes getting the opportunity to hang out with parents and community members outside of school setting. “Cougar Day brings us tog...

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