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Eagles Dominate Bulldogs in Road Opener

Eagles Dominate Bulldogs in Road Opener

Max Van Drunen, Co-Sports Editor

September 18, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Football, Front Page

On Friday, September 14, the Argyle Eagles packed their bags and headed to Tyler, TX for the teams first away game of the season against the Tyler Chapel Hill Bulldogs. Coming into this game, Argyle has been in back to back close games, winning by 10 against Stephenville, and two points against La Vega. The Bulldogs have struggled on both sides of the f...

Students “Under Pressure”

Students “Under Pressure”

Trinity Flaten, Joe Walsh (Headline Writer), and Mark Mirelez (Headline Writer)

September 17, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Editorials, Fine Arts, Front Page, Opinions

As students progress through middle school and high school they tend to join many extracurricular activities like band, theater, and athletics. With students being in multiple activities, they are often pressured to find time for both or to drop one. “My freshman year [I was] in football. [I] definitely [felt pr...

Last Minute Comeback

Last Minute Comeback

Max Van Drunen, Joe Walsh (Headline Writer), and Mark Mirelez (Headline Writer)

September 11, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Football, Front Page

On Friday, for the first time since the state championship game in 2015, the Argyle Eagles went up against the Waco La Vega Pirates (33-31). The only remaining players from that match-up are Linebacker Chase Petter, Linebacker Blake Michels, Defensive Back Brenden Dixon, and Wide Receiver Dillon Carter. With...

Eagles are Victorious Against Stephenville

Eagles are Victorious Against Stephenville

Max Van Drunen, Co-Sports Editor

September 4, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Football, Front Page

On Friday, August 31, the Argyle Eagles faced the Stephenville Yellow Jackets at Argyle High School to begin the 2018 football season. These two teams battled it out on Dec. 1, 2017, in the UIL state regional semi-final game, Stephenville came out with the win in that contest. As the senior linebacker, Chase Pet...

Football Seeks Revenge Against Rival

Football Seeks Revenge Against Rival

Max Van Drunen, Joe Walsh (Headline Writer), and Mark Mirelez (Headline Writer)

August 29, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Football, Front Page

On Friday the football team will begin their quest for a state championship with a rivalry dating back to Dec. 1, 2017, the UIL state regional semi-final game against Stephenville High School, which Argyle lost to Stephenville 28-31, ending their dreams at a state championship. With a new season on the way, the team will ...

Two-a-days Kick Off Football Season

Two-a-days Kick Off Football Season

Max Van Drunen, Co-Sports Editor

August 14, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Front Page, News, Uncategorized

In the early morning hours of August 6th, football coaches and players filled the field-house ready to get to work for the first day of two-a-day practices. Head Coach Todd Rodgers is starting with the basics for his players. "We just want to get back and assess the retention of the offensive terminology and defensi...

Baseball Breaks Record in State Tournament

Baseball Breaks Record in State Tournament

Jordyn Tarrant, Reporter

June 10, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Eagle Sports, Front Page

Argyle ended a remarkable season by bringing home the gold and making history as the first team to go undefeated in 15 years. The team ended with a 37-0 record after defeating Sweeny in the State Championship on June 8th. The Eagles also took home the No. 1 rank in the nation as the only undefea...

Baseball Takes on Pleasant Grove

Baseball Takes on Pleasant Grove

Max Van Drunen, Co-Sports Editor

June 5, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Eagle Sports, Front Page

This season, Argyle baseball has dominated from the start, going 32-0. Most recently, Argyle won against Melisa HS in a best of three series, 2-0. Argyle was consistently one of the top 5 teams throughout the season and heading to the playoffs as the top team in the nation. Thursday, May 24th, Argy...

Boys Golf Places 2nd at State

Boys Golf Places 2nd at State

GiGi Robertson, Sports Editor

May 16, 2018


Filed under Announcements, Front Page, Golf

Congratulations to the boys golf team on placing second at the UIL 4A State Tournament. The boys secured the program's third second place finish at the State tournament in the golf programs history. Senior, Luke Griggs, finishes his high school career with two State Championships and one second p...

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