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Analysis – Soccer looks ahead to district season following slow preseason

Senior Nolan DaRosa, No. 14, dribbles the ball in midfield. The boys will be looking for another win after playing Plano East. The Eagles will play Dallas Jesuit Tuesday, Jan. 29, at 7:30 p.m. at home.

Zach Markey, Sports Writer and Editor

January 29, 2019

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

Cade York, No. 98, kicks a 59-yard field goal in the first quarter of the Under Armour All-America game. The kick marked the longest in the game's history.

Ana Arredondo, Reporter and Photographer

January 16, 2019

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 Haili Moore prepares for her golf tournament. She competed in the Florida Harder Hall tournament, Jan. 9-12.

Grace Williamson, Reporter

January 16, 2019

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...

Prosper Plays Plano Senior 57-53

Senior point guard Josh Davis defends Dillian Walker, No. 32, as his teamate sets a screen. Davis and the Eagles were able to hold off the Wildcat offense in a 57-53 victory. Prosper will face McKinney and Plano East this upcoming week in district games.

Sydney Washburn, Kester Muthalaly, Zach Markey, Photographer, Writer

January 14, 2019

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Analysis – Basketball continues consistent play through winter break, beyond

Senior Josh Davis, No. 11, and Sophomore Luke Chancey, No. 33, block the ball from Plano Senior opponent Senior Stanley Joseph,  No. 10, in  the center. Both Eagles' efforts helped Prosper win 57-53. Prosper will face off against McKinney High and Plano East this week.

Zach Markey, Sports Writer and Editor

January 14, 2019

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 - Emily Kern, Aubrey O'Connell, Tatum Castillo, Madison Christy, Alexis Svoboda, Sadie Gonzales and Kirstin Towle - take a minute for a Nike Nationals picture. They placed 20th out of 22 teams. “Going to Nike Nationals has been like a dream all of high school so to achieve this goal felt really good, but when you get there, you realize there are so many goals ahead,

Grace Williamson, Reporter

December 18, 2018

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

Sophomore Amman Allan, No. 5, looks to make a basket as Richardson's defender Aaaron Heft, No. 10, tries to block  him. They played Friday, Dec. 7, at home. The Eagles lost to Richardson 63-48.

Zach Markey, Sports Columnist and Editor

December 14, 2018

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 Josh Davis, No. 11, warms-up before a game last season. Davis recently hit the 1,000-point mark in a game against Marcus High School Dec. 4.

Ana Arredondo, Reporter and Photographer

December 13, 2018

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

Senior point guard Josh Davis, No. 11, will be honored Friday, Dec. 14, before the home varsity game at about 7:25 p.m. for crossing the 1,000-point mark in his varsity career. Here, he waits for the next play in a game earlier this season against McKinney North. Davis ended this game with 11 points. Prosper fell to the Bulldogs 64-72 this night, but they won last night, Dec. 4, against Flower Mound Marcus 52-34.

Zach Markey, Sports Columnist and Editor

December 6, 2018

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

Senior kicker Cade York, No. 27, lays on the turf to reflect on his last football game as a Prosper Eagle. Fellow teammates Derien Ivy, No. 2, Aidan Sciano, No. 44, and Tyler Bailey, No. 17, gather around York. The Eagles fell 63-17 to the Longview Lobos Saturday night at The Star in Frisco.

Zach Markey, Sports Editor and Columnist

November 29, 2018

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...

Varsity football plans for 1st-round playoff matchup against Naaman Forest

Senior Devoncy Maloy, No. 6, returns a kick against Plano Senior High Friday, Nov. 9. The Eagles prevailed 43-35, knocking Plano out of the playoff race. The win also allowed Prosper to host their first 6A playoff game at Eagle Stadium against Naaman Forest High School.

Zach Markey, Sports Editor and Columnist

November 16, 2018

After a close 43-35 win over Plano last week, varsity football looks forward to their next matchup: a first-round playoff game against Garland Naaman Forest. Naaman Forest is no stranger to the Eagles, as the squad played its very first game of this season against the Rangers. Prosper won handily then,...

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