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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 Druen, 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, Arg...

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...

Eagle Baseball Looks to Strong Season

Eagle Baseball Looks to Strong Season

Connor Repp, Sports Correspondant

February 1, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Eagle Sports, Front Page

The Eagles Baseball team is primed to make a deep run in the playoffs where familiar foe Texarkana Pleasant Grove will almost certainly wait. Either the Eagles or Pleasant Grove has represented Region II the past 8 years. The Eagles have lost some significant talent over the past year with mainstays Co...

Seniors Lead Drive for State Championship

Seniors Lead Drive for State Championship

Max Van Drunen, Reporter

January 29, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Eagle Sports, Front Page

The Eagles, after dominating their regular baseball season, haven’t missed the playoffs since 2008. This year they are led by senior pitcher Parker Abrego, along with pitcher and first basemen Bryson Hudgens. “I don’t remember what made me want to play,” Hudgens said. “The first thing that I ...

Lady Eagles Basketball Clench State Spot for 4th Straight Year

Lady Eagles Basketball Clench State Spot for 4th Straight Year

Stacy Short and Gigi Robertson

February 25, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Eagle Sports, Front Page, Uncategorized

The semifinal game against the Ranchview Lady Wolves was anything but slow.  The Eagles' strategic play carried them through a very strong defensive competitor. With lots of adrenaline, hearts racing, electricity, and some general chaos throughout, the Wolves came ready to play ball, but the smarter...

The Aftermath of Lady Eagle Basketball

The Aftermath of Lady Eagle Basketball

Jocelyn Pierce, Reporter

June 27, 2016


Filed under Baseball, Community, Eagle Sports, Front Page

As the Lady Eagles go out with a bang (a 35-1 record for the 2015-2016 season), their goal of earning a "back to back" state championship has been conclusively accomplished. "Basketball season was so fun this year," Sophomore forward Gabby Standifer said. "It was my first year here but we're all...

Eagles Participate in ‘Wonderful Wednesday’

Eagles Participate in ‘Wonderful Wednesday’

Hudson McCabe, Reporter

October 14, 2015


Filed under Baseball, Eagle Sports, Front Page, News

For most students, Wednesday is just another day of the week, but for the boys' basketball team, Wednesdays are especially "wonderful". Every Wednesday, the Eagles basketball team does intense running and cardio to get in "basketball shape". This weekly tradition started upon the arrival of head...

Josh Hamilton Returns to the Rangers, Bringing Team Success

Josh Hamilton Returns to the Rangers, Bringing Team Success

Troy Jones, Reporter

July 23, 2015


Filed under Baseball, Front Page, Reviews

Josh Hamilton, or better known as the athlete who propelled the Texas Rangers' two consecutive World Series appearances, is back home with the Rangers.  After two hardening seasons with the Los Angeles Angels filled with injuries, drug and alcohol problems, and unsatisfactory performance, Hamilton has...

Argyle Baseball Wins 4A State Championship

Argyle Baseball Wins 4A State Championship

Caleb Miles, Photography Editor

June 12, 2015


Filed under Baseball, Eagle Sports, Front Page

In their second showing for the state title, the Argyle Eagle baseball team brought home the 4A UIL Baseball State Championship after defeating West Orange-Stark 7-3 at the UFCU Disch-Falk Field in Austin, TX on June 11. This was Argyle’s fourth sports state championship this year, with eleven total...

Eagles Defeat Wylie Bulldogs in State Semifinal

Eagles Defeat Wylie Bulldogs in State Semifinal

Christopher Piel, Reporter

June 10, 2015


Filed under Baseball, Eagle Sports, Front Page

The school year may have come to a close, but the baseball team's drive for a title has not. In the UIL State Semifinals in Austin, Texas on June 10, the Eagles came out with yet another victory to advance to the state finals. After their 9-4 victory over Abilene Wylie Bulldogs, the Eagles will face...

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