While most students were winding down for the holiday break, our winter athletes were still hard at work on the court, field, and mats representing Canterbury with pride.
Here are some student-athletes that shined in the weeks leading up to and during the holiday break.
Boys Basketball Leroy R. '24 In games against Southwest Florida Christian Academy (12/6), Barron Collier High School (12/8), and King High School (12/10) leading up to the holiday break, Leroy put up 41 points, grabbed 23 rebounds, and dished out 19 assists for the Cougars.
Brisun H. ‘26
Brisun led all Cougar scorers at the prestigious City of Palms Classic over the break. In three games, Brisun notched 41 points and 11 rebounds against some of the country’s top high school programs, including No. 3 Paul VI out of Virginia.
Girls Basketball Kaya L. '25 Kaya has been instrumental in the girls basketball early successes, helping lead the Cougars to a 6-3 start on the season. Leading up to the holiday break, Kaya averaged 14 points and four rebounds on the week.
Girls Soccer Evelyn J. '27 While juggling finals, Evelyn helped the Cougars post a shut-out win against Oasis High School. She recorded five saves as the Cougars went on to win it 1-0. This was her third shutout of the season. Way to go, Evelyn!
Bennett S. '26 In his inaugural season with the Cougar wrestling team, Bennett has taken the 160 weight class by storm, posting a 12-1 record with seven of those wins coming by pin. The Cougar coaching staff is looking forward to great things from him through the remainder of the season.
The winter athletic seasons have kicked into high gear, as many teams are making pushes to get into the district tournaments.Click here to find a list of upcoming games and matches to support your Cougar student-athletes.