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  • Graduation rehearsal Thursday after school in the gym

  • No school Monday, May 29 (Memorial Day)

  • No school Friday (May 26 - bad weather make-up day)

  • June 2 is the last day of school

  • Class of 2017 graduation is June 3 at the Dr Pepper Arena at 1:30 p.m.

Fish and Akin finish first

Fish and Akin finish first

Wingspan Staff
September 8, 2015
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

The Labor Day weekend meant a trip to Southlake for the cross country teams as they took part in the Southlake Invitational. Competing against schools from throughout the area, it was a day of firsts for both the boys and the girls. Junior Josh Akin came home first (16:39.32) for all school classifi...

Football and volleyball fall Friday night

Football and volleyball fall Friday night

September 6, 2015
Filed under Sports

The Labor Day weekend was anything but a vacation for the school's sports teams. The action began Friday with a home volleyball game against Wakeland and continued with the football team traveling to McKinney to take on McKinney.

Ticket kiosk provides new options for students and staff

Ticket kiosk provides new options for students and staff

Sarah Philips, Editor-in-chief
September 4, 2015
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

In a partnership with Toyota Stadium, the school district has installed ticket kiosks in the front office of every high school that allow students and faculty to buy tickets for football games and other events at Toyota Stadium. “Athletics and the fine arts provide a great display for our student...

Redhawks soar past Rangers

Redhawks soar past Rangers

Wingspan Staff
September 2, 2015
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

In two District 9-5A matches, the tennis team has been virtually unbeatable winning by a combined score of 37-1. The last win came at home Tuesday against Lone Star with the Redhawks winning 18-1.  

Tennis takes on Lone Star

Tennis takes on Lone Star

Rahmin Jawaid, Staff Reporter
September 1, 2015
Filed under Sports

With three dual matches in the books, the tennis team is off to a perfect 3-0 start. The team seeks its fourth straight win Tuesday at 4 p.m. as it hosts Lone Star HS in a District 9-5A match. Wingspan sat down with sophomore Lamia Zuberi, a second year player for the varsity tennis team, to talk abou...

Football falls in season opener

Football falls in season opener

Halle Barham, Staff Reporter
August 31, 2015
Filed under Sports

The 2015 football season is officially underway with the Redhawks hosting a non-district matchup versus Denison Friday. Here is WTV's Halle Barham with the recap.

Football kicks off season Friday night

Football kicks off season Friday night

Josh Gray, Staff Reporter
August 28, 2015
Filed under Sports

After spring ball and weeks of summer practice, the football team looks to make those hours count Friday night against Denison in a non-district game at 7 p.m. at Toyota Stadium. “The two first non-district games are vitally important,” head football coach Chris Burtch said. “It gives you an opportuni...

The fleet footed Fish

The fleet footed Fish

Amber Holt, Staff Reporter
August 27, 2015
Filed under Sports

With one meet in the books, the cross country team is gearing up for its second event of the season Saturday in Denton. For sophomore Carrie Fish, it’s a chance for her second straight win as she took first in the FISD Invitational. As the team gets ready for Saturday’s meet, Wingspan caught up with the fleet footed sophomore.   Wingspan: Going into this season were you surprised with how well you did at the meet or what was your mindset going...

Volleyball falls to Independence

Volleyball falls to Independence

Sarah Philips, Editor-in-chief
August 26, 2015
Filed under Sports

The opening game in District 9-5A play didn't go the way the Redhawks had hoped as they fell to Independence in 4 games. The Knights jumped out to a 2-0 lead, winning 25-16 and 25-23 before the Redhawks took game three 25-18. But that would be as close as the Redhawks would get as fell in game four...

Off and running

Off and running

Wingspan Staff
August 24, 2015
Filed under Sports

After weeks of running with each other and against the clock, Redhawks cross country teams took part in their first meet of the year Saturday at Warren Park. The girls team finished in 6th place with sophomore Carrie Fish finishing first overall and junior Yuilana Lorenso placing 5th. The boys ...

Saturday night summer lights

Saturday night summer lights

Wingspan Staff
August 16, 2015
Filed under Multimedia, Showcase, Sports

Showcasing its team midway through summer practice, the football team put on a practice and scrimmage for fans Saturday night.

Practice, practice, practice

Practice, practice, practice

Wingspan Staff
August 4, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Three weeks before the first day of school, the volleyball team is trying to get in as much practice as possible before its first scrimmages Friday night against Marcus High School and McKinney North High School. The team began practice Monday with three separate practices in the gym. ...

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