Eagle Brief: Nov. 1-5

Theatre performs Lion King, wrestling begins season

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Cate Emma Warren

Fast asleep, sophomore Kwasi Boamah, who plays Young Simba, hangs off the edge of the stage. Above him are freshman Angelina Cuello, who plays Timon, and junior Stone Porter, who plays Pumba. The musical, ‘The Lion King Jr.’ will open Nov. 4., and continue through Nov. 6. Visit prospertheatre.com for tickets and more information.

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Eagle Update

Upcoming

  • Varsity girls golf will compete in the Fall District Preview away Monday, Nov. 1, at 8 a.m.
  • Varsity girls basketball will play Frisco Liberty away Monday, Nov. 1, at 5 p.m.
  • Varsity volleyball will play Flowermound in the bi-district playoffs Tuesday, Nov. 2, at 6:30 p.m.
  • Varsity 2 boys golf will compete in the Plano ISD Tournament series away Wednesday, Nov. 3, at 8 a.m.
  • Varsity girls basketball will play Wylie away Friday, Nov. 5, at 5:30 p.m.
  • Theatre will perform their Lion King Musical Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Nov. 4-6, from 5-7 p.m.
  • Varsity football will play McKinney Boyd away Friday, Nov. 6, at 7 p.m.
  • Varsity boys and girls cross country will compete in the UIL 6A Grand Championship away Saturday, Nov. 6, at 9 a.m.
  • Varsity boys and girls wrestling will play in the Prosper Varsity Team Trials home Saturday, Nov. 6, at 10 a.m.

Uplifting

Cross country competed at their regional meet Saturday, Oct. 23:

  • Junior Shewaye Johnson placed third overall
  • Senior Aubrey O’Connell placed fifth overall