Canyon Echoes

NFL Mock Draft: the Day Before

NFL Mock Draft: the Day Before

Andrew Bailey, Reporter

April 25, 2018

As the 2018 NFL draft is only one day away, it is time to do one final prediction: what 32 young men will get their names called in the first round, and in what order? Also- this draft will include the current order (including trades), and I can make as many reasonable mock trades as I want. :). Also,...

Can Mohamed Salah Win the Ballon D’or?

Can Mohamed Salah Win the Ballon D’or?

Andrew Bailey, Reporter

April 24, 2018

Mohamed Salah- the Egyptian Messi. After being signed by Liverpool from Roma this summer for a club-record 42 million euros, the left-footed winger has been on a mission to dominate, scoring 40 goals in 45 games for the Reds, along with laying on 13 assists. He is leading the Premier League in goals,...

Boys Soccer vs. Hernandez – 4/19/18

Boys Soccer vs. Hernandez – 4/19/18

Andrew Bailey, Reporter

April 24, 2018

On April 19th, Canyon Vista soccer season kicked off. The combined 7th and 8th grade team were hot, ready, and raring to go into a new year of matches. Their first opponent? Hernandez Middle school. And the home opener did not disappoint. Hernandez kicked off, but our Mustangs started the game pressing...

2017-2018 Soccer Teams

2017-2018 Soccer Teams

Alexia Clamou, Reporter

April 19, 2018

The Soccer Team Try-Outs took place this week on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.  The new teams have been chosen for this season. Here are the following athletes who made the soccer team. Girls:                                                                     ...

Good Week/Bad Week – April 4th-11th 2018

Good Week/Bad Week – April 4th-11th 2018

Andrew Bailey, Reporter

April 15, 2018

What drama in the Champions League this year! The four quarterfinal matchups promised to be interesting story lines to follow, and they did not fail to live up to their expectations. From heroics in Rome to a meltdown in Madrid, relieve all the best moments of the Champions League Quarterfinals! Good...

CVMS Soccer Try-Outs

CVMS Soccer Try-Outs

Alexia Clamou, Reporter

April 9, 2018

CVMS soccer try-out are from Monday, April 9th through Wednesday, April 11th. It is a three-day try-out. They start at 3:35 and end at 5:00. Last year the boys' soccer team got the district championship! We are hoping this year girls and boys can manage to get that title. This year's coaches are Coach...

District Meet

District Meet

Alexia Clamou, Reporter

April 6, 2018

The District Meet happened on April 4 and 5, and the Mustangs had quite a showing! 7th grade got 193 points. Second place was far behind with 87 points; that's a really big difference! 7th and 8th-grade girls earned individual District Championships! Canyon Vista and Ridgeview were pretty close but our...

Soccer Season 2018 Preview

Soccer Season 2018 Preview

Andrew Bailey, Reporter

April 6, 2018

On April 9th, 10th, and 11th, district-mandated STAAR testing will commence for students at our school. But who cares about that? After school on those days, boys and girls in seventh and eighth grade that think they have a shot go through tryouts for the finals team of the 2017-18 school year: the soccer...

March Madness 2018: The Year of the Upset

March Madness 2018: The Year of the Upset

Andrew Bailey, Reporter

April 3, 2018

Last weekend, the NCAA college basketball tournament kicked off. The most unpredictable sporting event in the world was ready, and upset alert came on early. Throughout the weekend, underdogs destroyed expectations and ruined the hopes of many people aiming for a perfect bracket or a national championship...

Horse-Riding Unit (and therapy dogs)

Horse-Riding Unit (and therapy dogs)

Erith Won, Reporter

April 1, 2018

Starting next year, our school's gym is having a horse-riding unit! We will be renting our horses from Spicewood Farms. The unit will last for about two months, and will start in early October. "I cannot believe we haven't thought of this before. This will be a great opportunity for the students ...