Varsity boys’ basketball: Cowboys face off against Pembroke Pines Charter
BY ALYSSA KHAN AND JOSEPH STURGEON For the Cowboys, Tuesday night’s boys’ varsity basketball game was an interesting one.  The game ended in a 69-54 loss for the Cowboys, giving the team a record of 5-8 for the season. The game was against Pembroke Pines Charter’s Jaguars—a top team... Read more
A new start: The beginning of the spring season
BY KYLEIGH SPRIGLE The fall sports are coming to an end and the spring sports teams are starting to prepare. Tryouts have started for some and other teams have started conditioning and practicing. At CCHS, some of the most impressive teams play during the spring.  The boys’ soccer team... Read more
Swimming goes to states: The best of the best
BY KYLEIGH SPRIGLE The CCHS swimming and diving team went through districts and regionals to get their best competitors. Only one diver, three individual swimmers and two relay groups made it to states. The swimmers are judged individually or in their small relay group. There are only 24 swimmers... Read more
Cheerleading: Lady Cowboys compete at first meet
BY KAYLA GATES With the fall football season coming to a close, cheerleaders have fled the sidelines and taken to the fields. While the school team will no longer be cheering CCHS on during the games, the Lady Cowboys are making the most of their season by participating in... Read more
A lasting impact: How injuries affect an athlete’s mental health
BY KAYLA GATES Injuries are a nearly inevitable aspect of athletic participation. Intense gameplay often requires an athlete to retire to the sidelines for recovery. However, few truly understand the lengths at which an injury impacts an individual. Along with the physical challenges that accompany a severe injury, athletes... Read more
Sink or swim: Cowboys place second at swimming districts
BY KYLEIGH SPRIGLE The entire season was in preparation for the district meet. That one meet determines whose season will be over and who will move on. The next step is regionals, and then few will make it all the way to states. On Wednesday, October 30, Cooper City... Read more
Cowboys kick off the soccer season with tryouts
BY KAYLA GATES With the fall sports season quickly approaching, select CCHS students have emerged from the sidelines. In preparation for the upcoming competition, prospective players have taken to the field in hopes of making the 2019-2020 girls’ and boys’ soccer teams. Girls’ and boys’ soccer tryouts were held... Read more
The swimming and diving team tests the waters
BY KYLEIGH SPRIGLE The swimming and diving team had an unusual meet at Nova Southeastern University (NSU) on September 26. The team competed against Somerset Academy and NSU University School. The meet was different for the Cowboys because the two opposing teams are not in the same division as... Read more
Varsity volleyball: Lady Cowboys dominate in Dig Pink game
BY KAYLA GATES Pink consumed both the court and the stands at the girls’ varsity volleyball game this week. The Lady Cowboys came together to honor a cause close to home for many players. The success of the charitable event was matched by the victory obtained out on the... Read more
Varsity football: Cowboys couldn’t tackle the competition during their senior night
BY KYLEIGH SPRIGLE On Friday, September 20, the CCHS football team played a home game against Western.  One night per year is dedicated to all of the seniors from the football team, along with the band, cheer and color guard seniors. The Cowboys lost their senior night game 0-56.... Read more