The Football team hosts Monarch High today (Thursday) for their annual Spring Game, starting at 5:00. The game will be broadcast live online at www.cardinalgibbons.ihigh.com. Come out and cheer on the Chiefs! 5/23/13
The Boys Volleyball team defeated St. Thomas Aquinas on Thursday night 25-19, 24-26, 25-22, 25-20 to win the district championship at home. Gibbons will now play at Cypress Bay on Tuesday (7:00) for a spot in the State Tournament. Sophomore Corry Short had 27 kills, eight service points, seven digs and three blocks.
At the 3A Track & Field Regional Championships at Archbishop McCarthy on Wednesday (4/24), junior Stefan Duvivier won the high jump, clearing 6'4". He is pictured at left with Coach Cabey, Gibbons' jumps coach. Several other Chiefs also qualified for States: Andreina Martinez, Abby Perry, and Austin Blazs (pole vault); Victoria Vigarino (1600), Morgan Rodriguez (800), and the girls' 4 x 800 relay (Vigarino, Brittany Morgan, Catherine Haley, Rodriguez). The girls' team took 3rd and the boys finished in a tie for 10th place, out of 36 high schools in the region. Others to place: Ariel Turnley in the 400 (7th, breaking the freshman record with a 1:00.22), Vigarino in the 800 (7th), and the boys' 4 x 800 (6th) of Trevon Lee, Jake Roberts, Declan Rodriguez, and James Wich. Check out complete results. The State meet will be run at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville on Friday (5/3), check out all of the details and follow along online. Rodriguez, a UNF signee, will be finishing her high school career on her future home track. 4/28/13
Football players Ryan Giaratano (Jacksonville), Alfred Battle (Beloit), Casey Graves (Stetson), and Sean Whittaker (Webber) signed yesterday along with swimmer Diana Rodriguez (FAU), lacrosse player John David Brady (Rollins), volleyball player Kiel Bell (King), and basketball player Kiara Robinson (Broward).
The Chiefs defeated Everglades 25-11, 25-12, 25-22 yesterday at home. Dylan Hall had nine kills, five points, 12 digs, and three aces. Corry Short had 12 kills, seven points, 13 digs, and three aces. They host Park Vista for Senior Night tonight (Friday) at 6:30, and then CGHS hosts the District Tournament next week. 4/26/13
CGHS will host the Boys Lacrosse District Tournament for the first time this week. The two semifinals are tomorrow (Tuesday): the Chiefs versus Calvary Christian (5:00) and Pine Crest against Taravella (7:00). The final will be played Thursay at 7:00. Check out the bracket. Gibbons hosted the girls' tournament last year. 4/15/13
Gibbons hosted a memorable first dual meet on their new track on April 10th. Morgan Rodriguez won the first-ever race under the lights, taking the win in the 800 Meters by less than a second over her rivals from St. Thomas Aquinas. On Senior Night, Rodriguez was honored along with Austin Blazs, Ross Clark, John Hackett, and Kyle Jones. Abby Perry (4'10") and Stefan Duvivier (tied at 6'0") won the High Jump.
Quarterback Peyton Bender has verbally committed to a football scholarship at Washington State University. The Cougars play in the Pacific-12 Conference. The junior is very excited about the opportunity: "During my unofficial visit last week I got a good feel for the school and really liked the coaching staff.
The Varsity Baseball team topped Somerset Academy 6-5 in district action last night at Broward College in Davie. Dalton Jugovic had the game-winning RBI. Tyler Norris (2-0) finished the game on the mound for the win. 3/19/13