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Sophomore Finds Passion in Cross Country

Sophomore Finds Passion in Cross Country

Hayden Calendine, Reporter

November 8, 2017


Filed under Cross Country, Eagle Sports, Front Page

The thundering of hearts and feet are all one can hear in the midst of a cross country meet. Lanie Rodgers pulls ahead in nearly every race and shows the Argyle spirit in every top five and first place finish she has earned. "As far as competition goes, her numbers speak for themselves; she’s rea...

Cross Country Finishes Strong at State

Cross Country Finishes Strong at State

Brayden Ratcliff, Senior Reporter

November 17, 2016


Filed under Cross Country, Eagle Sports, Front Page, News

The girls cross country team and senior Ben Splain competed at the state meet in Round Rock, TX on Nov. 12. The girls placed 10th as a team, with individual placements including Splain finishing 11th, freshman Rhyle McKinney in 15th, and freshman Lanie Rodgers in 22nd. "I think everyone did a great job,...

Boys and Girls Cross Country Looks Strong Heading into District

Boys and Girls Cross Country Looks Strong Heading into District

Connor Repp, Reporter

September 30, 2016


Filed under Cross Country

The boys and girls cross country teams once again are aiming for a state title with the boys lead by the senior Ben Splain with juniors Spencer Strachan and Alberto Barraza turning in multiple impressive finishes as well. With two victory’s including several individual top five performances, the boys...

Freshmen on Varsity Cross Country

Freshmen on Varsity Cross Country

Avery Austin, Reporter

October 8, 2015


Filed under Cross Country, Front Page, Student Life

This year two freshman, Faith Stapleton and Caroline Roth, made the cross country team. They, also, happen to be two of the best runners on the team. Being the youngest member on a team can be really intimidating; especially coming from middle school last year. "I was nervous at first," Roth said. "But th...

Cross Country Boys

Cross Country Boys

Avery Austin, Reporter

October 7, 2015


Filed under Cross Country, Eagle Sports, Front Page, Uncategorized

This season's boys cross country have had quite the winning streak so far. The Varsity team consist of seven people, and the JV team consist of ten. "We are doing amazing," Senior Zane Mohar said. "we have won four meets and three of them were in a row." Running cross country has many advantages--you...

Girls Cross Country Advance to State

Girls Cross Country Advance to State

Erin Eubanks, Reporter

November 3, 2014


Filed under Cross Country, Front Page

The girls varsity cross country team placed third in the girls 4A race in regionals at Lynn Creek Park on Nov. 1. The top four placed teams advance to the state meet in Round Rock, TX on Nov. 8. With a six year gap since the last state advancement, none of the varsity girls have competed at state ...

Cross Country’s Messy Mud Race

Cross Country’s Messy Mud Race

Annabel Thorpe and Erin Eubanks

September 9, 2014


Filed under Cross Country, Eagle Sports

The mud pit was only part of the obstacle-filled Cross Country course, which was held  in Denton at Camp Copass on Thursday. Argyle runners completed the race in nice timing compared to the their competitors. Many team mates cheered junior Anna-Marie Woolums on into placing 8th in the varsity gir...

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