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Bass Fishing Team Makes a Splash

Juniors Ashton Burton and Holton Mudd advance to the state Bass Fishing tournament on June 28 (photo courtesy of Argyle Bass Fishing Team).

Gracie Hurst, Reporter

July 13, 2020

The Bass Fishing team gained attention as juniors Ashton Burton and Holton Muddbecame state qualifiers during their region competition by catching a three-pounder with only a few minutes left. "My accomplishments in the bass team have included placing top 30 out of close to 200 teams in multiple ...

Lady Eagles Take Second in State

The Argyle Lady Eagles took on the Fairfield Lady Eagles at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas on March 7, 2020. (Katie Ray | The Talon News)

Jaclyn Harris, Web and Print Director

March 8, 2020

The Argyle Lady Eagles took second place in the UIL state tournament with a 40-39 loss in overtime to the Fairfield Lady Eagles.  “This season has been incredible,” Senior Rhyle McKinney said. “Our bond this year has been the best it’s ever been from the beginning to the end. Just after th...

Eagles Advance to State Tournament

The boys basketball team wins the regional playoff game in Lubbock, Texas and will advance to the state tournament. (Alex Daggett / The Talon News)

Alex Daggett, Reporter

March 8, 2020

After a narrow victory over Clint, the Eagles defeated Pampa 46-29 in the second round of the region playoffs in Lubbock. They will advance to the state tournament for the first time since 2016. The Eagles jumped out to a fast start, scoring 18 points in the first quarter limiting the high powered ...

Lady Eagles Defeat Fredericksburg, Advance to State Finals

The Lady Eagles took on the Fredericksburg Billies on March 6, 2020 at the Alamodome. (Katie Ray | The Talon News)

Jaclyn Harris, Director of Web and Print

March 6, 2020

The startling disparity between two 4-A state semi-finalists came to a head at the first round of the championship today. Five time consecutive state champions, the Argyle Lady Eagles, took on the Fredericksburg Lady Billies, who had not seen a state championship in 25 years.  Following a 49-38 v...

Girls Soccer Looks Ahead to Playoffs

The Lady Eagles celebrate after beating Springtown 7-0 on February 21, 2020 at Argyle High School. (Alex Daggett / The Talon News)

Iyona Bracy, Junior Reporter

March 5, 2020

As the girls soccer team finishes district play, they are currently undefeated and sitting in first place in district. The Eagles have not let an opponent score on them in the past three games and are working hard to continue getting better so they can maintain that shutout streak in their final district ...

Lady Eagles Advance to State

The Lady Eagles Defeat the Bridgeport Sissies at Lubbock Christian University on Feb. 29, 2020. (Rylie Halk | The Talon News)

Jaclyn Harris, Director of Web and Print

March 3, 2020

Following an emotional success over Canyon, the Lady Eagles defeated the Bridgeport Sissies 42-38 in the second round of Region playoffs. The team will advance to the state tournament, where they are looking to continue their five-year championship streak.   No. 1 Canyon was picked to win heading into ...

Freshman’s Big Break

Zach Eades competes in a tournament on Dec. 7, 2019.  (Laini Ledet/ The Talon News)

Alex Daggett and Sam Mykel

January 22, 2020

He takes a deep breath and readjusts the tape on his hands as he readies for another set. He gingerly grabs his left hand, still not fully comfortable using it so soon after breaking it a few weeks before. He gets down on the mat and waits for the set to start. The referee's hand drops and he wins in minut...

High Hopes for Girls Soccer Season

Girls soccer beat Liberty 2-1 in their first scrimmage of the season on December 17, 2019 at Liberty Christian School in Argyle, Texas. (Alex Daggett / The Talon News)

Rebecca O'Neal, Junior Reporter

December 18, 2019

State Champs. That has been the girls soccer team’s goal since their defeat in the third round of playoffs last season. This year, however, that goal seems more possible than ever. Both the girls and Head Coach, Marc Koke, are on the same page as far as their goals for this season.  “We’re...

Next Man Up

The Argyle Eagles took on the LaVega Pirates in their final game of the season at McLane Stadium in Waco, Texas. (Sloan Dial / The Talon News)

Max Van Drunen, Reporter

December 17, 2019

The Argyle Eagles' undefeated season came to a close on Friday, Dec. 6, when they lost to the reigning 4A state champion, the Waco La Vega Pirates, 44-20 in the fourth round of the playoffs. Though the Eagles didn’t get the results they were looking for, the season was record-breaking. Senior Bo H...

Lady Eagles Breeze Past Melissa, Improve Record 7-3

The Lady Eagles Shelby Henches (35) goes up for two as the Eagles go head to head with the Melissa Cardinals At Argyle High School in Argyle, Texas on Dec. 2, 2019. (Alex Daggett/ The Talon News)

Alex Daggett, Junior Reporter

December 4, 2019

The Lady Eagles went head to head with the Melissa Cardinals on Tuesday night. The Lady Eagles went into the game with a 6-3 record and were attempting to rebound after last week's loss to Lee in the Nike Hoopfest tournament, while Cardinals came in red-hot on a two-game winning streak, beating their l...

Tennis Team Breaks School Record

Varsity tennis player Nick Loveday competes in the Regional Quarterfinals at Krum High School on October 22, 2019. (Katie Ray / The Talon News)

Iyona Bracy, Junior Reporter

November 19, 2019

This year's tennis team has made it closer to state regionals than any other years passed. “This is the first time we have been this successful as a team which is a great achievement for any program,” Coach Jordan said.  One of the things that has changed this year’s team is the addition of Coach Hend...

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