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‘Taking it Game by Game’: Eagles Heading to Waco for Next Round of Playoffs

‘Taking it Game by Game’: Eagles Heading to Waco for Next Round of Playoffs

December 7, 2013


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Argyle's hard fought  45-38 victory over Gilmore in the quarter-final round on Nov. 29 sends the eagles one game closer to that coveted state game on Dec. 20, but they are taking it 'game by game', and the next playoff round will take place at Waco Midway at 6:30 Monday, Dec. 9, where the eagles will...

Eagles Champions Over Buckeyes After Tough Game

Eagles Champions Over Buckeyes After Tough Game

December 1, 2013


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At John Kincaide Stadium in Dallas this Friday night, the 3A D2 Regional Championships culminated in a resounding Eagle victory over the Gilmer Buckeyes. With a final score of 45-38, the game was by far the toughest the boys played this season, as the two teams traded touchdowns all the way to the end....

Garnett Captures ‘Superior’ Sports Photography at JEA/NSPA National Contest in Boston, Nov. 15

Garnett Captures ‘Superior’ Sports Photography at JEA/NSPA National Contest in Boston, Nov. 15

November 19, 2013


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Varsity Football Will Play Melissa for Area Championship @ Prosper Stadium Friday at 7 p.m.

Varsity Football Will Play Melissa for Area Championship @ Prosper Stadium Friday at 7 p.m.

November 19, 2013


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Varsity football will face Melissa this Friday, 11/22/13, in Prosper at 7:30pm in the Area round of the playoffs.  Pre-game playoff ticket prices for students are $5.00, adults are $6.00, and all tickets are $7.00 at the gate.  Tickets will be on sale in the Birdcage at AHS from Wednesday at 8:30am...

Freshman Laina Sorensen Wins 3rd at Cross Country State Championships

Freshman Laina Sorensen Wins 3rd at Cross Country State Championships

November 11, 2013


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With a personal best time of 11:51.10, freshman Laina Sorensen sprinted to the finish among a highly elite crew of cross country runners this past Saturday at Old Settlers Park in Round Rock, Texas.  Sorensen, who was competing in her first UIL state championship race, had originally set out to make...

Cross Country Freshman, Laina Sorensen to Compete in State Meet

Cross Country Freshman, Laina Sorensen to Compete in State Meet

November 9, 2013


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Freshman, Laina Sorensen will compete in the state cross country meet on Saturday at 10:40 a.m. at Old Settlers Park in Round Rock, Texas. In a pre-state interview this week, Laina revealed her competitive nature. "I like to increase my time," she said. "And, I'd like to set a personal record." Laina...

Senior Sam Sizelove Leads Team out at last District Home Game Against Celina

Senior Sam Sizelove Leads Team out at last District Home Game Against Celina

November 8, 2013


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Senior Sam Sizelove leads the Eagles out at their last district home game against Celina.  Sizelove was injured during the game against Aubrey the previous week.  Argyle remains undefeated in district play.

Seniors Honored as Football Continues Undefeated in District Play

Seniors Honored as Football Continues Undefeated in District Play

November 8, 2013


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The last home football game of the season takes place tonight against Celina (Nov. 8), and honors the class of 2013 seniors beginning at 6:30 p.m.    

Lady Eagles VB Continues Playoff Run, Dominates Community Competition in Area Round (3-0)

Lady Eagles VB Continues Playoff Run, Dominates Community Competition in Area Round (3-0)

November 8, 2013


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The Lady Eagles played Nevada's Community HS Braves on Thursday at Prosper in the Area Round of competition, sealing the win in a 3-0 sweep. Argyle will play Decatur this coming Tuesday evening at Byron Nelson for the Regional Quarter-Final round of playoffs at 7 p.m. Be sure to come out and support...

VB Beats Gainsville Winning First Playoff Game (3-0)

VB Beats Gainsville Winning First Playoff Game (3-0)

November 8, 2013


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In the first playoff game of the season, Argyle (31-9) beat Gainsville (19-21) 3-0 (25-10, 25-14, 25-21).  Eighmy Dobbins had 14 kills and Brooke Robertson had 13. Their serve percentage was 73%, which made it easy to secure another victory under their wings. The lady eagles VB team move on to play...

Midnight Madness to Show Off Varsity Basketballers, Nov. 8

Midnight Madness to Show Off Varsity Basketballers, Nov. 8

October 31, 2013


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It is once again time for Midnight Madness on Friday, Nov. 8 following the varsity football game. Midnight Madness is a special night for basketball at AHS. It is the night that basketball shows off the new girls’ and boys’ varsity teams. It is a time for the community to come together and cele...

VB Undefeated in District, Last home game against Aubrey (3-0)

VB Undefeated in District, Last home game against Aubrey (3-0)

October 30, 2013


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Argyle remains undefeated in district in their last home game of the season. Argyle swept Aubrey, winning (3-0). Alyssa Bruton and Eighmy Dobbins each had 11 kills, and the team's server percentage was 73%. Once again the team had no problem securing a victory. The Lady Eagles will be traveling...

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