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Athletes Advance to Regional Track Meet

Athletes Advance to Regional Track Meet

Max Van Drunen, Reporter

April 23, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Front Page, Track

On Wednesday, April 18, the Argyle track team had 18 athletes compete in the area track meet at Decatur High School. Argyle got fourth in the meet, scoring 149 points. Argyle will have many athletes that competed in field events move on to the regional track meet, like Preston Wilson, who competed ...

Bell Receives 2017 State Golf Coach of the Year

Bell Receives 2017 State Golf Coach of the Year

Kayla Ralph, Reporter

April 20, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Front Page, Golf

Having guided the Argyle boys golf team to three back-to-back state championships, Coach Brady Bell has played a monumental role in Argyle sports over the last eight years. He most recently gained notability after being announced as the 2017 State Golf Coach of the Year. “I was sent a letter fr...

Track Runs in District Meet

Track Runs in District Meet

Max Van Drunen, Reporter

April 17, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Front Page, Track

On April 11 and 12, the Argyle track team competed in the district track meet. Argyle came second in the track meet behind Decatur, scoring 258 points to Decatur’s 375. In the field events the Argyle men's team won three out of five, including the high jump event where senior Trent McCloud won wit...

Golf Sweeps District

Golf Sweeps District

Miranda Downe, Managing Editor

April 16, 2018


Filed under Announcements, Eagle Sports, Front Page, Golf

Both Argyle Boys teams and the girl's golf teams all advanced to the regional tournament. The girls placed second as a team and Hannah Wood finished fourth. Molly Yarbrough, Sarah Greiner, and Madelyn Diomede all made the All-District Team. The girls will play at the regional tournament in Canton on...

Senior Leads Success in District Tournament

Senior Leads Success in District Tournament

Max Van Drunen, Reporter

April 11, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Front Page, Tennis

Eagle Tennis has been rolling through their tournaments as one of the top teams in the district. The tennis team has been led by senior Michael Rigsby, who will try to compete for a state championship this year. Michael has been playing tennis since middle school, and has been on varsity all fo...

Soccer Advances to Playoffs

Soccer Advances to Playoffs

Connor Repp, Sports Correspondent

April 2, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Front Page, Soccer

The Eagles soccer team is on their way to an area playoff match-up with Midlothian Heritage at the Birdville ISD Athletic Complex at 8 p.m. tomorrow. After posting a 15-5-2 record the Eagles have certainly earned their second round bye. The Eagles have been lead by Connor Banar who lead the team with 27...

Baseball, Softball Work Through District Schedules

Baseball, Softball Work Through District Schedules

Max Van Drunen, Reporter

March 28, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Eagle Sports, Front Page, Softball

Lady eagles softball kicked off their district play on Tuesday March 20th in a disappointing loss against the Decatur Eagles at home. Overall softball is currently 7-14 and 1-1 in district. They hope to come together as a team are determined to make it out on top in district play, while also adva...

Soccer Wraps Up District Play

Soccer Wraps Up District Play

Kiernyn Lund, Junior Reporter

March 7, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Front Page, Soccer

As district play comes to an end, the boys and girls soccer teams have their last game March 12th vs Celina High School. Both teams have had their ups and downs this season, but hope to push through and make a big appearance in playoffs. “Our team is very young this year,” senior Holly Higgs said...

Lady Eagles’ Basketball Wins 4-Peat

Lady Eagles’ Basketball Wins 4-Peat

Stacy Short, Reporter

March 3, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Front Page

As one of only sixteen schools in UIL history to win four straight state championship games in a row, the Lady Eagles controlled this year’s momentum and the game to come out on top and become the UIL Division 4A state champions at the Alamodome in San Antonio, TX on March 3. "It's just an incredible a...

Lady Eagle’s Basketball Team Wins State Semi Final

Lady Eagle’s Basketball Team Wins State Semi Final

Stacy Short, Reporter

March 2, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Front Page

After a “hot” start by opponent Houston Wheatley in the state semi-final game, the Argyle Lady Eagles rallied in the second half to win with a final score of 62-46 and will now play in the championship against Veterans Memorial from Judson ISD on Saturday at 7 p.m. in the Alamodome, San Antonio, ...

Wrestling Closes Season at State

Wrestling Closes Season at State

Connor Repp, Sports Correspondant

February 28, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Front Page

The Eagles wrestling team’s season ended over the weekend at the Berry Center in Cypress Texas as Heath Roth failed to repeat as the state champion, losing in the championship round with a score of 3-0 to earn the silver medal. Freshman Cullen Davee also went to state as an alternate but did not see...

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