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Golf tees off at Frisco Lakes tournament

One in a series of golf baskets sits lined up along the high school golf range. The golf team competed at the Frisco Lakes Golf Club Sept. 21.

Caroline Wilburn, Sports Editor

September 23, 2020

Click the photo above to start a short slideshow with captions full of information about moments from the golf team tournament on Monday, Sept. 21, at Frisco Lakes Golf Club. Here are few more details for the fans: Who: Golf Team – Led by head boy's coach Nick Sharp and head girl's coach Ryan Salinas What: Boy...

Relay Team breaks 200-yard freestyle record at swim meet

Coming up from his dive into his lane, Hayden Jestes breaks out with the first 50-yard butterfly leg.  Jestes, a senior, competes on the varsity team. He competed in the 200 individual medley event.

Christi Norris and Caleb Audia

September 17, 2020

Click the photo above to start an entire slideshow with captions full of information about moments from the first competition for the swim team on Wednesday, Sept. 16, against Prosper's Rock Hill High and Frisco's Independence High School. Here are few more details for the fans: Who: Swim Team - L...

Tennis team falls to Guyer, looks to play McKinney

As he runs for the ball, senior Jett Anderson attempts to hit a one-handed backhand. Anderson has been on varsity since he was a freshman and plays in the No. 1 singles and doubles positions this year.

Caroline Wilburn, Neena Sidhu, and Maddie Moats

September 16, 2020

Slideshow, facts combine to offer details for fans Click the photo above to start an entire slideshow with captions full of information about moments from the 6-13 loss for varsity tennis on Tuesday, Sept. 15, against Denton Guyer. Here are few more details for the fans: Who: Tennis Team - Led by...

Prosper volleyball serves up 2 scrimmage wins

With arms raised, Ella Chaney moves to make a kill. Chaney, a sophomore, is beginning her second year on varsity.

Christi Norris, Emma Hutchinson, and Neena Sidhu

September 12, 2020

Click the photo above to start an entire slideshow with captions full of information about moments from the first two scrimmage wins for varsity volleyball on Friday, Sept. 11, against Wakeland and Aledo. Here are few more details for the fans: Who: Volleyball Team - Led by head coach Erin Kauffman ...

Tennis team wins 1st season match, looks to play Little Elm

Reaching to secure a point during his match, sophomore Cameron Youtsey takes his racquet to the ground and lunges for the ball. The tennis team played its first series of matches against Plano East Tuesday, Sept. 8, on the home courts.

Christi Norris and Caroline Wilburn

September 9, 2020

Click the photo above to start an entire slideshow with captions full of information about moments from the 12-7 win for varsity tennis on Tuesday, Sept. 8, against Plano East, here are few more details for the fans:   Who: Tennis Team - Led by head coach Mandy Weaver and assistant coach Hol...

Strokes of genius: new head swim coach brings change, fresh start to program

At a morning practice, head swim coach Trey Sullivan gives instruction to his athletes.

Caroline Wilburn and Christi Norris

September 8, 2020

After Title IX requirements forced Texas Tech University to cut its swim program, swimmer Trey Sullivan found himself without a team. Unable to let go of his passion, he made a streamline for East Texas State, now known as Texas Commerce, where he started their first swim program. Now the head sw...

Sports Brief: Athletic director says coaches, athletes continue following COVID-19 plan

To discuss the impact of COVID-19 on athletics and how athletes and coaches are adjusting, sports editor Caroline Wilburn and athletic director Valerie Little sit down in the ENO newsroom to talk. Little said she thinks the district is doing well so far.

Caroline Wilburn, Sports Editor

August 28, 2020

In spite of challenges created by a hybrid-learning school start as well as heightened care protocols placed on athletic teams, athletics director Valerie Little said she is impressed by how her coaches and athletes have followed the guidelines to stay safe.  “I think, and this may sound negat...

Editorial: Athletes deserve voice in season changes

Football players kneel at the end of practice while their coach talks. The Big 10 and Pac-12 conferences announced their football season will be cancelled for the 2020 fall season.

ENO Staff, Caroline Wilburn, and Christi Norris

August 19, 2020

Big 10 and Pac 12 are the first large, well-known conferences to announce their plans for the 2020 fall sports season. Within hours, people started voicing their opinions, some in support and some not. It made sense that college football would be cancelled in the midst of a global pandemic. It made s...

UIL Medical Advisory committee struggles to set guidelines as sports seasons begin

A still life photo captures a basketball, volleyball and football wearing a mask. The medical advisory committee members talked about recommendations today, Aug. 7, that they could give regarding play and protocols for the 2020 year, and how a Covid-19 diagnosis will be handled.

Caroline Wilburn and Christi Norris

August 7, 2020

Members of the Texas University Interscholastic League Medical Advisory Committee admitted in their virtual meeting held over Zoom today, Aug. 7, that they are struggling to put together a set of rules for high school athletes due to the constantly-updating COVID-19 information. “The purpose of the Me...

UIL announces delay to fall sports for 5A-6A

A tennis racket, volleyball, football, running shoes and gloves wait to be used by high athletes. The University Scholastic League took action today, July 21, to delay fall sports for 5A and 6A conferences, including volleyball, football, tennis and cross country. The first competions for each sport will not occur for at least five weeks.

Caroline Wilburn and Christi Norris

July 21, 2020

  UIL announced that sports will be delayed for the fall 2020 semester. For 5A-6A districts, football games are delayed to a Sept. 24 start, while volleyball games are delayed until Sept. 14. However, Cross country, tennis, and marching band can compete, starting Sept. 7. "UIL is tasked...

Senior wrestler adds academic all-state honors to state championship comeback after ACL injury

Senior Rylan Bonds wrestles his opponent during the competition for the state champion title. Bonds wrestles in the 220-pound weight class.

Grace Williamson, Sports Editor

April 28, 2020

When senior wrestler Rylan Bonds suffered a serious injury in his left leg, he was unsure if he would wrestle his last season of high school. But after a determined recovery, Bonds finished the season as the 6A wrestling state champion of the 220 pounds weight class. He qualified for state after he placed secon...

‘Fridays Are For The Girls’ features varsity baseball members

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Emily Reish

April 24, 2020

  DISCLAIMER: There will be dead air due to recording the podcast being recorded at home via Google Hangouts Meet - on deadline. We're committed to giving you the live, unedited realness, though. In this episode, junior Emily Reish sits with Prosper Varsity Baseball players junior Clay Kindiger,...

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