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Mansfield Lake Ridge hands Prosper first loss of season

Mansfield Lake Ridge hands Prosper first loss of season

Zach Markey, Sports Writer

September 12, 2017


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

Mansfield Lake Ridge handed Prosper their first loss of the season Friday after a final score of 33-16. The night was not one to remember for Prosper, as they were slow from the very start. Both the offense and defense struggled, despite their impressive performance from just a week ago against Beorne...

Prosper wins season opener against Beorne Champion behind Kaleb Adams’ impressive performance

Prosper wins season opener against Beorne Champion behind Kaleb Adams’ impressive performance

Zach Markey, Sports Writer

September 5, 2017


Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase, Sports

The football team got off to a great start to the season Friday as they defeated Beorne Champion in Georgetown 43-17. Prosper took a 28-0 lead after the first quarter, and never looked back. The Eagles had a brilliant rushing performance all night, and the defense played excellent, especially in the...

Early school start prevents Prosper from extra practice

Early school start prevents Prosper from extra practice

Zach Markey, Sports Editor and Writer

August 31, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The football team might be a few steps behind the competition when their much anticipated season begins Friday. While the abnormal mid-August start to the school year has put Prosper students in the classroom, it has also taken Prosper football players off the field. "We usually have a whole week...

LaVar Ball: Great Dad or Overbearing Figure for his kids?

LaVar Ball: Great Dad or Overbearing Figure for his kids?

Zach Markey, Sports Writer and Editor

April 6, 2017


Filed under Blog, Sports, Uncategorized

Star UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball saw his season with the Bruins end March 24 when they lost their NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 matchup against the Kentucky Wildcats. In his likely last game with UCLA, Lonzo had a dismal 10 points, 8 assists, and 3 rebounds for his standard. Ball had been averaging over 14...

March Madness prediction: battle of the bulldogs in title game

March Madness prediction: battle of the bulldogs in title game

Zach Markey, Sports Writer

March 16, 2017


Filed under Blog, Sports, Uncategorized

My Final Four comes down to Villanova, Gonzaga, Louisville, and Butler to win the National Championship.   March has finally arrived, and in addition to the warmer weather and spring break, the infamous "March Madness" basketball tournament is set to begin. If you are unfamiliar, "March M...

Prosper’s season ends in heartbreak against Frisco Liberty

Prosper’s season ends in heartbreak against Frisco Liberty

Zach Markey, Sports Writer

February 22, 2017


Filed under Blog, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

Boys basketball had their season end Tuesday night when they faced Frisco Liberty in their first (and last) playoff game. The contest ended in heartbreak fashion, with Liberty sophomore Zion Richardson tipping in a missed shot to win the playoff game at the buzzer, 51-49. A disappointing and painful lo...

Prosper prevails against Lake Dallas 59-48 to clinch playoff spot

Prosper prevails against Lake Dallas 59-48 to clinch playoff spot

Zach Markey, Sports Writer

February 8, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Sports

Jenae Arias Boys basketball won a contest against Lake Dallas Tuesday night, 59-48. Once again, the Eagles were led by the scoring of Zach Wrightsil, as he dropped a team-high 17 points. The game was close at the half when Prosper only held a 2 point lead. However, the Eagles pulled away by outs...

PHS vs. TCHS

PHS vs. TCHS

February 6, 2017


Filed under Sports

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Prosper picks up two big wins against Carrollton teams

Prosper picks up two big wins against Carrollton teams

Zach Markey, Sports Writer

January 27, 2017


Filed under Blog, Sports, Uncategorized

Boys basketball won two games against Carrollton R.L Turner and Newman Smith Tuesday and last Friday. Prosper won Friday's game against Newman Smith, 55-37, and Tuesday's matchup 76-44 in a blowout against R.L Turner. The two wins increase Prosper's win total to 17, and improves them to 4th place in...

Prosper falls to Little Elm 61-50 for 3rd district loss

Prosper falls to Little Elm 61-50 for 3rd district loss

Zach Markey, Sports Writer

January 19, 2017


Filed under Blog, Sports, Uncategorized

Boys basketball took their 7th loss of the season Tuesday night against the Little Elm Lobos. The game remained close throughout, until the Lobos pulled away with a 20 point 4th quarter to take the game 61-50. The leading scorers for Prosper once again were junior forward Zach Wrightsil with 19 points, and sophom...

Prosper continues solid season through school break

Prosper continues solid season through school break

Zach Markey, Sports Writer

January 17, 2017


Filed under Blog, Sports, Uncategorized

Boys basketball continued their solid season of play through christmas break and the first  two weeks back from late Dec. to early Jan. The boys competed in a tournament and then began their district run. They picked up wins against notable teams like Carrolton Creekview in district play, in additi...

Lady Eagles take on the Lady Jaguars

Taylor Hickey, Reporter

December 15, 2016


Filed under Lifestyles, Sports

This past Tuesday, the Lady Eagle's hosted the Lady Jaguars of Mansfield Summit in another pre district game. The Lady Eagles fell short of a victory trailing the Lady Jaguars with a final score of 65-53. The Lady Eagles battled throughout the whole game keeping the score close, sadly they could not...

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