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Dive team strives for new heights in district, regional competitions

Dive team strives for new heights in district, regional competitions

Grace Williamson, Reporter

February 6, 2019


Filed under Sports

The dive team competed in the regional meet Jan. 31. Sophomores Parker Burton and Kalee Morgan placed fifth and eighth. The divers swept district, placing first, third, fourth and fifth, but did not place high enough in regionals to advance to state. “There were about 15 girls and 20 guys that ...

Analysis – Soccer looks ahead to district season following slow preseason

Analysis – Soccer looks ahead to district season following slow preseason

Zach Markey, Sports Writer and Editor

January 29, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Boys' soccer has won three of their last four matches following a disappointing 0-3-2 start to their preseason. This winning streak has seen the Eagles knock off Little Elm, Justin Northwest and district opponent Plano East in comeback fashion. Friday night comeback After being down 2-0 Friday night to...

Senior kicker plays in Under Armour All-America game

Senior kicker plays in Under Armour All-America game

Ana Arredondo, Reporter and Photographer

January 16, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

When Cade York first started to play football, he said he believed he would be kicking soccer balls at the collegiate level instead of making field goals. But, after attending the Kohl's Kicking Camp in July, York was ranked the No. 2 kicker and punter in the United States.   The Louisiana State Unive...

Sophomore golfer heads to college-level tournament

Sophomore golfer heads to college-level tournament

Grace Williamson, Reporter

January 16, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Sophomore Haili Moore is approaching this tournament just like it's any other. But, her nerves remind her that it's one of the biggest competitions of her high school golf career - so far. In her second year of high school, Moore was selected by the First Tee of North Florida to compete Jan. 13-19 i...

Analysis – Basketball continues consistent play through winter break, beyond

Analysis – Basketball continues consistent play through winter break, beyond

Zach Markey, Sports Writer and Editor

January 14, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Basketball finished winter break with an above-average six wins in eight games. Although students were absent from school, the team still played multiple district games and participated in the Dallas Independent School District Holiday Invitational. To start off winter break, the Eagles fell to an impressive...

Girls’ cross country – A job well-run

Girls’ cross country – A job well-run

Grace Williamson, Reporter

December 18, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Aubrey O’Connell, 17:59. Sadie-Leigh Gonzales, 19:12. Tatum Castillo, 19:21. Madison Christy, 19:36. Emily Kern, 20:13. Alexis Svoboda, 20:17. Kirstin Towle, 22:02. Girls cross country made district history when they attended Nike Cross Nationals for the first time. The team placed 20th overall, rank...

Analysis – Basketball looks to bounce back from 2 losses against Richardson, The Colony

Analysis – Basketball looks to bounce back from 2 losses against Richardson, The Colony

Zach Markey, Sports Columnist and Editor

December 14, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Varsity basketball lost two games against difficult opponents Richardson (8-2) and The Colony (12-1) this past Friday and Tuesday nights. The Eagles fell against Richardson by a score of 63-49 and The Colony 60-46. Prosper now drops to a 6-7 record 13 games into the season, and the Eagles find themselves...

Senior point guard scores 1,000 points in his career

Senior point guard scores 1,000 points in his career

Ana Arredondo, Reporter and Photographer

December 13, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Walking into the Marauder gym, the varsity basketball players were ready to come out with their first road victory of the season. But there was something bigger on the line for one individual player as he stood only 13 points shy of hitting an all-time high in his athletic career. Senior Josh Davis,...

Analysis – Basketball starts season with highs & lows, performs well in district tournament

Analysis – Basketball starts season with highs & lows, performs well in district tournament

Zach Markey, Sports Columnist and Editor

December 6, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

There have been two completely different sides of the varsity boys basketball's 6-5 record through 10 games. After a slow 1-3 start to the year, the Eagles bounced back with an impressive showing at the annual Prosper ISD Sewell Boys Basketball Classic tournament,  even though they fell to The Colony...

Sports Column –
Prosper finishes 1st 6A season, looks ahead to next

Sports Column – </br>Prosper finishes 1st 6A season, looks ahead to next

Zach Markey, Sports Editor and Columnist

November 29, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

Prosper saw their season end Saturday night with a brutal 63-17 loss to the Longview Lobos (12-0) at The Star in Frisco. The Eagles didn't hold a single lead the entire night and fell behind the Longview offense. Although the Eagles put up 17 points, the offense struggled for most of the game and co...

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