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Next Man Up

The Argyle Eagles took on the LaVega Pirates in their final game of the season at McLane Stadium in Waco, Texas. (Sloan Dial / The Talon News)

Max Van Drunen, Reporter

December 17, 2019

The Argyle Eagles' undefeated season came to a close on Friday, Dec. 6, when they lost to the reigning 4A state champion, the Waco La Vega Pirates, 44-20 in the fourth round of the playoffs. Though the Eagles didn’t get the results they were looking for, the season was record-breaking. Senior Bo H...

Eagles End Regular Season Undefeated

Eagles End Regular Season Undefeated

Max Van Drunen, Sports Editor

November 11, 2019

For the fourth consecutive season, the Argyle Eagles ended their regular season a perfect 10-0. They did so, after defeating the Celina Bobcats 30-13, on the Eagles Senior Night, Friday, Nov. 8. The passing game for the Eagles was, once again, excellent this week, when senior Bo Hogeboom threw for...

Eagles Defeat Cardinals for District Title, Hogeboom Breaks School Record

Argyle Eagles vs. Melissa Cardinals Tennis at Argyle High School in Argyle , Texas on Oct. 10, 2019. (Josh Fritz | The Talon News)

Max Van Drunen, Sports Editor

October 29, 2019

The No. 1 Argyle Eagles went head-to-head versus the No. 10 Melissa Cardinals, on Friday, Oct. 25, at Argyle High School. Coming into this game, senior quarterback Bo Hogeboom needed only three touchdown passes to break the record for most touchdown passes in a career, which was previously held by Au...

Look at Bo Go

Argyle Eagles defeat the Chapel Hill Bulldogs at the first home game of the season, with help of quarterback Bo Hogeboom in Argyle Texas on September 13, 2019. (Jordyn Tarrant | The Talon News)

Sam Mykel, Junior Reporter

October 3, 2019

It's third down with fourteen yards until the first. The center snaps the ball and senior Bo Hogeboom drops back in the pocket. With three seconds left on the clock, Hogeboom throws the ball deep to Alex Gonzales and it's a touchdown. The game is won and records shatter. As the starting quarterback ...

Eagles Offense Decimates Bulldogs

Argyle Eagles defeat the Chapel Hill Bulldogs at the first home game of the season in Argyle Texas on September 13, 2019. Photos by Jordyn Tarrant / The Talon News

Max Van Drunen, Sports Editor

September 16, 2019

The first Argyle Eagle home game was on Friday, September 13, where they went head-to-head against the Tyler-Chapel Hill Bulldogs. Coming into this game, the Eagles have won 30 consecutive home games dating back to the 2012 season, where the Eagles fell to Abilene Wylie in the first game of the season. The Eagles off...

Eagles Pull Away Late to Defeat Reigning Champions

The Eagles defeat the La Vega Pirates with a score of 49-35 on September 6th, 2019. (Photo by Campbell Wilmot/The Talon News)

Max Van Drunen, Sports Writer

September 9, 2019

The top two football teams in all of 4A faced off on Friday, September 6, where the No. 1 Waco-La Vega Pirates faced the No. 2 Argyle Eagles at Willie Williams Stadium in Waco, TX. In 2015, the two teams faced off in the state championship, with La Vega coming out victorious. Then came the fourth round of the 2018 playoffs, where the Pirates knocked Argyle out of ...

The Eagles Soar Above the Yellow Jackets

Argyle Eagles defeat Stephenville Yellow Jackets at Tarleton State University in Stephenville, Texas on August 30, 2019. (Jordyn Tarrant / The Talon News)

Max Van Drunen, Sports Editor

September 1, 2019

For the second consecutive year, the Eagles faced a familiar foe, the Stephenville Yellowjackets. The two team faced off in last year's season opener, with the Eagles beating the Yellowjackets, 45-35. This year's offense looked better than ever going into the week one matchup. However, the defense wi...

Football Finally Arrives With the Start of Two-A-Days

The Argyle Eagles practice as the sun comes up on August 5, 2019 at Argyle High School. (Andrew Fritz  / The Talon News)

Max Van Drunen, Sports Editor

August 14, 2019

When August comes around, it’s a time where students and staff get a few last-minute vacations before school starts. However, for the Argyle Eagle coaching staff and players, August means two-a-days. Waking up for early morning practice and to shake off summers cobwebs in hopes of having a successful...

Eagles vs. Celina (Round 3 Playoffs 2018)

Eagles play Celina in Round 3 of the Playoffs at C.H. Collins in Denton, Texas, on November 23, 2018. (GiGi Robertson / The Talon News)

Campbell Wilmot, Director and Videographer

February 21, 2019

Eight Seniors sign on National Signing day

Eight seniors sign to their future colleges, on National Signing Day, on Wednesday, February 6.

Max Van Drunen, Sports Editor

February 10, 2019

On Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019, eight of Argyle’s best athletes signed to their desired colleges/universities in order to compete at the college level in football, baseball, volleyball, and beach volleyball. Oklahoma State University will be welcoming offensive lineman Preston Wilson to play footbal...

Eagles Overcome Deficit to Beat Bobcats

Eagles play Celina in Round 3 of the Playoffs at C.H. Collins in Denton, Texas, on November 23, 2018. (GiGi Robertson / The Talon News)

Max Van Drunen, Co-Sports Editor

December 2, 2018

For the past two years, the Argyle Eagles have made strong playoff pushes, that ended in the third round of the playoffs. This year the Eagles (14-0) faced a familiar foe, the Celina Bobcats (9-4), and after coming back from a deficit, clenched round 3 with a 26-22 final just before midnight Friday at C.H....

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