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‘One more’ motto marks steps
to lacrosse championship

‘One more’ motto marks steps<br> to lacrosse championship

Kennedy Wyles

May 16, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

"One more." This is the slogan the boys lacrosse team drilled into their heads as motivation to continue through their season. Practicing five or six days a week for two hours, the boys took one game at a time, and, and after one last game, the team claimed the 2019 district and super regional c...

Analysis – Baseball clinches district title in 1st 6A season, set to face Lakeview Centennial in first round

Analysis – Baseball clinches district title in 1st 6A season, set to face Lakeview Centennial in first round

Zach Markey, Sports Columnist and Editor

April 29, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Varsity baseball has continued their success all the way to their first district title in Class 6A with a final regular-season record of 27-5. Clinching district titles has become a pedestrian thing for Prosper baseball; however, this one has to mean little more for the program. There was no telling...

Analysis – Boys golf performs well in district tournament; Punzo advances to regionals

Analysis – Boys golf performs well in district tournament; Punzo advances to regionals

Zach Markey, Sports Writer and Editor

April 15, 2019


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Boys golf showcased well at the district tournament the week of April 5, placing third overall as a team. Although this wasn't a good enough result for the entire team to advance to regionals, standout senior Marco Punzo placed fifth individually, which advanced him to the next round. Advancing to ...

Prosper hosts track meet, athletes break records

Prosper hosts track meet, athletes break records

Justin Hudson, Kester Muthalaly, and Zachary Markey

March 28, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Slideshows, Sports

Sophomore photographer Justin Hudson shot the following photos during the March 8 20th Annual Dan Christie Relays, which were held at Prosper High School. Prosper athletes continue to head to meet after meet. For a list of the next appearance, see the schedule posted below the gallery and/or check out...

Varsity soccer looks to play Rowlett in 1st playoff round

Varsity soccer looks to play Rowlett in 1st playoff round

Ana Arredondo and Kennedy Wyles

March 27, 2019


Filed under Multimedia, Showcase, Sports

Soccer players Eric Rodriguez, Nolan DaRosa, Jack Simonini and Preston Cutler share details about  the season and their plan for their first playoff game. They will play Rowlett Thursday at 8 p.m. at McKinney North.

Analysis – Soccer wraps up district, ready to face Rowlett in playoffs

Analysis – Soccer wraps up district, ready to face Rowlett in playoffs

Ryan Stanley, Reporter

March 27, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Boys' soccer finished their district season Friday with a 7-4-3 record. After coming off a hot streak in the first part of district competition, the team struggled in their last four games with a disappointing 0-3-1 slide. Impressive district start Following a frustrating preseason with a 2-2-3 re...

Analysis – Baseball begins first 6A season with impressive 18-2 record

Analysis – Baseball begins first 6A season with impressive 18-2 record

Zach Markey, Sports Writer and Editor

March 22, 2019


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

Baseball has been on fire as of late. They head into Friday's fourth district game with an 18-2 overall record, while being flawless - 3-0 - in district play thus far. The Eagles couldn't have asked for a better transition from the 5A division to the highly competitive 6A. The main strength of the team...

Softball anticipates district play following preseason

Softball anticipates district play following preseason

Zach Markey, Sports Writer and Editor

March 1, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Softball season began in early February, and the Lady Eagles are fresh off two quality tournament performances. Prosper is set to play in the Flower Mound tournament following the cancelation of their tournament in Houston. With the team sitting at an 8-5 record, a strong performance could lift the record...

Girls basketball falls short despite memorable playoff run

Girls basketball falls short despite memorable playoff run

Zach Markey, Sports Writer and Editor

February 27, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Lady Eagle basketball season came to an unfortunate close as they fell to their district foe, Allen, by a final score of 58-53 Saturday afternoon. Prosper was able to maneuver all the way to the regional finals but came up a little short. The ladies seemed to have controlled most of the game, but...

Wrestling teams to compete at 6A state championship

Wrestling teams to compete at 6A state championship

Grace Williamson, Reporter

February 22, 2019


Filed under Sports

The girls and boys wrestling teams will compete at the 2019 state championship tournament Feb. 22-23. Last year, the boys took the 5A title, and now nine state qualifiers will compete for the 6A win. “You have to place top four to go to state,” sophomore Chase Parham said. “We had f...

Basketball falls in first round of playoffs; finishes valuable first season in 6A

Basketball falls in first round of playoffs; finishes valuable first season in 6A

Zach Markey, Sports Writer and Editor

February 21, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Boys basketball season came to an end following the Eagles' 80-55 loss at the hands of South Garland Tuesday night. Prosper made the playoffs after finishing in fourth place in the district, which matched them up with the Colonels, who were undefeated in their district, in a tough first round. South Gar...

Junior offensive tackle commits to UT football

Junior offensive tackle commits to UT football

Ana Arredondo, Reporter and Photographer

February 14, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After receiving his first offer from Colorado Boulder during his sophomore year, offensive tackle Jake Majors said he knew he wanted to continue playing football far after his high school career. Majors, a four-star offensive lineman, announced his commitment to the University of Texas on Jan. 24. ...

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