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Cross Country Heads to Region

Argyle Cross Country competes on Oct. 9, 2020 at Boyd High School. (Ella Rader / The Talon News)
November 4, 2020

After winning District last week, both cross country teams are headed to the Regional competition on Nov. 10. This is the first season that the boys' cross country team has won District since 2012, and...

Head Coach Todd Rodgers Hits 200 Career Wins

Coach Todd Rodgers celebrates 200 career wins after the Eagles defeated the Anna Coyotes at Anna High School on Oct. 9, 2020 (Isabella Rader / The Talon News)
October 30, 2020

Head coach Todd Rodgers led the varsity football team to a 45-7 win against the Anna Coyotes on Oct. 8. The crowd roared as the Eagles remained undefeated, but, along with this, Coach Rodgers was awarded...

Lady Eagles Look to Finish Season Strong

The Argyle Lady Eagles defeat Ponder at Argyle High School on Sept. 1, 2020. (Katie Ray / The Talon News)
October 1, 2020

With their winning record of 15-6, the Lady Eagles are halfway through district play and are looking to finish strong. This Friday, the Lady Eagles will take on Springtown at 4:30 p.m. for their homecoming...

The CJ Way

Senior CJ Rogers begins his first season as a starter on the varsity football team. (Nicholas West / The Talon News)
Senior Looks to Lead Team to Greatness
September 17, 2020

The crowd quiets as the ball flies through the air. It’s fourth down and the Eagles need this conversion like their life depends on it. Luckily, senior quarterback CJ Rogers is the one throwing it. His...

Eagles Shine in Debut Game

The Eagles start their season off with a win against Decatur in Argyle, Texas on Aug. 28, 2020. (Nicholas West / The Talon News)
August 29, 2020

The Eagles started off their season strong winning 56-9 against the Decatur Eagles on Friday night. The Eagles quickly took the lead, with running back Tito Byce (#9) scoring a touchdown in the...

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).
July 13, 2020

The Bass Fishing team gained attention as juniors Ashton Burton and Holton Mudd became state qualifiers during their region competition by catching a three-pounder with only a few minutes left. "My...

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)
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....

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)
March 7, 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...

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)
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...

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)
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...

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)
March 2, 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...

Freshman’s Big Break

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

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