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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...

Prosper finishes 2nd in Prosper ISD Tournament

Prosper finishes 2nd in Prosper ISD Tournament

Zach Markey, Sports Writer

December 9, 2016


Filed under Blog, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

Boys basketball finished second in the highly competitive Prosper ISD tournament last week. Junior forward Zach Wrightsil and sophomore guard Josh Davis both made the all-tournament first team with their impressive play throughout the weekend. Prosper won their first three games of the tournament a...

Football Wins All District Honors Awards

Football Wins All District Honors Awards

Morgan Harris, Reporter

December 9, 2016


Filed under Sports

Jenae Arias Coach of the Year - Brandon Schmidt Offensive MVP - #5 Nathan Powter Defensive MVP - #44 John Brannon 1st Team Tight End - #86 Maurice Landers HBack - #85 Aidan Carr Wide Receiver - #1 Everett Jefferson Offensive Line - #64 Travis Dafft Safety - #10 Blake Harrington Outside Linebacker - #2 J...

Archery Team Shooting for Success

Archery Team Shooting for Success

Morgan Harris, Reporter

December 5, 2016


Filed under Sports

Advisor Becky Hedges founded the Prosper archery team, wanting to give Prosper students a chance to improve in confidence, composure, and teamwork. “My son, Andy Hedges, a sixth grader at Reynolds, had been on an NASP archery team since in 4th grade at New Haven Elementary in Kentucky,” Hedges ...

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