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Eagles Cruise to a Homecoming Victory

Eagles Cruise to a Homecoming Victory

Max Van Drunen, Co-Sports Editor

October 8, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Football, Front Page

On Friday, October 5, the Argyle Eagles will look to continue the streak on Homecoming Week. Their opponent, the winless Sanger Indians. Argyle has been on a roll for the past two games scoring 138 points, but they wouldn't stop there. They continued to put up a ton of points, scoring a school record...

Eagles Overwhelm the Leopards.

Eagles Overwhelm the Leopards.

Max Van Drunen and Jordyn Tarrant

October 2, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Football, Front Page

The Argyle Eagles headed East, where they played the Liberty-Elyau Leopards at Sulphur Springs High School, in Sulphur Springs, TX. The Eagles will look to keep the streak alive and advance their record to 4-0, while the Leopards are trying to get a second straight victory, after beating Atlanta High...

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...

Students “Under Pressure”

Students “Under Pressure”

Trinity Flaten, Joe Walsh (Headline Writer), and Mark Mirelez (Headline Writer)

September 17, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Editorials, Fine Arts, Front Page, Opinions

As students progress through middle school and high school they tend to join many extracurricular activities like band, theater, and athletics. With students being in multiple activities, they are often pressured to find time for both or to drop one. “My freshman year [I was] in football. [I] definitely [felt pr...

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 ...

Two-a-days Kick Off Football Season

Two-a-days Kick Off Football Season

Max Van Drunen, Co-Sports Editor

August 14, 2018


Filed under Eagle Sports, Front Page, News, Uncategorized

In the early morning hours of August 6th, football coaches and players filled the field-house ready to get to work for the first day of two-a-day practices. Head Coach Todd Rodgers is starting with the basics for his players. "We just want to get back and assess the retention of the offensive terminology and defensi...

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...

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