2015 CBC Track and Field Season Preview

Ryan Scott, Turret staff writer

For the 2015 CBC track and field season, there are 87 student athletes that have come out to establish themselves as part of one of the best teams in St. Louis. Practices have begun and the young athletes have gotten a sense of the intensity of workouts and what head track coach, Brandon Tripp, is trying to accomplish this year.

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CBC Hockey: The Dynasty Continues

Jack Eagan, Turret staff writer

Yes, the legendary CBC Icemen have done it again. They breezed their way into their 14th state championship. With two resounding wins against a young Fort Zumwalt West team, the Icemen secured their spot in the Challenge Cup Final against Metro Catholic Conference rival St. Louis University High School. The Cadets were definitely looking for redemption after the devastating overtime loss to the Jr. Bills in 2013’s state final.

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CBC Celebrates Basketball Senior Night

 

Ronson Longley, Turret staff writer

On February 20 the CBC basketball team celebrated Senior Night .The four seniors on the team are Blake Bommarito, Ethan Goddard, Kenny Lesley, and Jerrick Powell.  For these seniors the standout moments in their high school sports careers will not be forgotten.

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CBC Wrestling Sets School Record

Kevin Anthony, Turret staff writer

The CBC wrestling team sent six wrestlers to the state tournament on February 19-21. The six wrestlers were freshmen Malik Johnson and Cevion Severado; sophomore Dj Shannon; and seniors Charles McNeal, Jake Lennox and Jordan Davis.

“The biggest challenges for the six qualifiers will be for them to relax and perform under the pressure,” said Coach Streb prior to the tournament.

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CBC Hockey: The Climb to the Top Continues

Jack Eagan, Turret staff writer

The CBC Icemen continue to steamroll through teams as they move towards their goal of a state championship. The first games of the playoffs were a breeze; with the Ice Cadets beating Duchesne High School 4-1 then taking on the promising Kirkwood High School team and taking them down in a close 3-2 win. In the last round of round-robin play, the Icemen took Westminster Christian Academy without a hitch, winning 9-1.

As the Icemen made their way nto the quarterfinals, it was said that the next two games would not be so easy. The Cadets took on the challenging Lancers from Lafayette High School. The Icemen came out firing and kept the intensity going. This style of play gave the Icemen a resounding 11-1 win. The next time the two teams met the outcome was about the same. The Icemen of course dominated again and finished with a 5-1 win. Now they go on to the semi-finals on February 19 and 21 against Fort Zumwalt West High School, who is making their first appearance in the challenge cup semi-finals. The Icemen are focused on one thing: winning the Challenge Cup.