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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...

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 ...

Football Team Travels Road to Playoffs

Football Team Travels Road to Playoffs

Alina McSpadden, Katelynn Ray, Katy McBee, Reporter

November 20, 2017


Filed under Football, Front Page

Varsity football heads into the 2017 playoffs with a 10-0 record after their most recent victory against Burkburnett, which captured the district title. The team has prepared and fought over the season and will now strive to win the state title, but first after losing home-field advantage with a coi...

Eagles Take Paris with 27-7 Victory

Eagles Take Paris with 27-7 Victory

Jaclyn Harris, Office Manager

October 2, 2017


Filed under Eagle Sports, Football, Front Page

The Eagles continue to hold their five-game winning streak after a 27-7 victory over Paris last Friday, Sept.  29. The game began with a pass to the 39 yard line by John Copeland (3), leading into a field goal by the Eagles with 7:33 left in the quarter. Paris' strong defense created a challenge fo...

Eagles Take on Wylie in First Home Game

Eagles Take on Wylie in First Home Game

Max Van Drunen, Junior Reporter

October 2, 2017


Filed under Eagle Sports, Football

On Friday Sept. 22, the Eagles dominated Abilene Wylie with a 56 - 7 win. With a great defensive presence, the eagles did not allow a single point in the first half. Under the Friday night lights there is always a shining star: that star was starting quarterback Jon Copeland, who took charge in th...

New Coaches Energize Staff for Football Season

New Coaches Energize Staff for Football Season

Connor Repp, Reporter

September 26, 2017


Filed under Eagle Sports, Football, Front Page

With every talented program, there is bound to be a turnover among the coaching staff. With the departure of Greg Mouser as defensive coordinator and middle linebackers coach, (former defensive line coach Daniel Lundy took over as defensive coordinator) coaches Blake Dunham and Ben Parks are taking o...

Eagles Defeat Lovejoy in Tom Landry Classic Season Opener

Eagles Defeat Lovejoy in Tom Landry Classic Season Opener

Miranda Downe, Managing Editor

September 3, 2017


Filed under Eagle Sports, Football, Front Page

Named most valuable offensive player and most valuable defensive players of the game, senior Jon Copeland (3) and sophomore Jake Sullivan (21) led the Argyle Eagles to a 42-21 victory over the Lovejoy Leopards in the Tom Landry Classic at Allen Eagle Stadium on Saturday. “I was a little unsure about the first gam...

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