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WINGSPAN

  • 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.

Track and field spring into break

Track and field spring into break

Keegan Williams and Eilidh McGarva
March 3, 2017
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

The track team competed in the Coyote Relays on Thursday at Memorial Stadium. The meet consisted of all Frisco schools, Prosper, Mansfield Timberview, and Garland Sachse. WTV’s Eilidh Mcgarva has the recap. Below is a list of top 10 finishers for the school. Boys’ varsity 100 meters Daniel Lescay 200 me...

Rare injury doesn’t slow Wright down

Rare injury doesn’t slow Wright down

Kasey Harvey, Guest Contributor
March 2, 2017
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

Freshman competitive cheerleader Bailey Wright has been through a lot to continue to do what she loves. “She was actually born with her kneecap in two pieces,” mom Missy Wright said. “It got to the point where she couldn’t even lift her knee to tie her shoe. We wouldn’t have known anything ...

Softball seeks successful season

Softball seeks successful season

Jennifer Hernandez, WTV Staff Reporter
March 1, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The new season of the softball team has just begun and the coaches are finding lots of ways to prepare the team for the season ahead. “In the off season we worked a lot on building the team chemistry,” head coach Martha Richard said. “Then as season started we actually went to group dynamics and...

Featured Athlete: Cat Lychywek

Featured Athlete: Cat Lychywek

Catie Reeves, Staff Reporter
February 28, 2017
Filed under Featured Athlete, Sports

Years played:14 Pre-game meal: Chili Hype Song: "Look At Me" (Xxxtentacion) Inspiration: Mia Hamm Future Job: Neuroscientist/Neurosurgeon Wingspan: What got you interested in soccer? Lychywek: “Honestly I just played a bunch of different sports, and kind of ended up just latching on soccer.” ...

Monday sports recap

Monday sports recap

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor
February 27, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The winter sports season is coming to a close with wrestling and basketball seasons ending over the weekend as girls’ and boys’ soccer make a run towards the playoffs. Wrestling For the wrestling team, it was a trip to Cypress for the UIL state championship meet with the girls’ team finishing in...

Prosper buzzer beater: in their own words

Prosper buzzer beater: in their own words

Keegan Williams, Kasey Harvey, and Catie Reeves
February 24, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The first 31 minutes “My mindset coming into the game, I was nervous,” junior Jadyn Bennett said. “I wouldn’t say that it was my first playoffs game because we went last year, but it was my first playoff game that I got to play a lot. We were nervous, but still determined to win the game.”...

Basketball teams look to advance in playoffs

Basketball teams look to advance in playoffs

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor
February 24, 2017
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

Playoff action continues Friday night for both basketball teams as the girl’s and boy’s hope to extend their playoff runs with the girls’ team taking on Mansfield Legacy at 6 p.m. at the Curtis Culwell Center in Garland. “They are really good at the guard position, they are really athletic, h...

Chasing championship dreams

Chasing championship dreams

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor
February 23, 2017
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

Seeking state championships, nine members of the wresting team, five girls and four boys, are in Cypress for the state tournament Friday and Saturday at the Berry Center. For some wrestlers, like senior Jordan Robison, state is something that happens every year, but that doesn’t mean it gets eas...

Mize eyes a championship prize

Mize eyes a championship prize

Kasey Harvey, Staff Reporter
February 23, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

For many girls, the early elementary school years are a time for princesses, dance or maybe soccer or softball. But for senior Logan Mize it was something else; something she still has a passion for more than a decade later. “I had a friend named Jordan in first grade and I always hung out with hi...

Featured Athlete: Coleman Hatfield

Featured Athlete: Coleman Hatfield

Cole Engelbrecht, Guest Contributor
February 22, 2017
Filed under Featured Athlete, Sports, Sports Showcase

Pre game meal: Chick-Fil-A Hype song: “Obama” by Lil Pump Inspiration: Paul Pogba Years played: 12 years Wingspan: Why do you like playing soccer? Hatfield: “Because I get to hang with my friends, and it’s a lot of fun.” Wingspan: What’s your favorite part about the sport? ...

Basketball teams advance; soccer wins one, loses one

Basketball teams advance; soccer wins one, loses one

Maddie Owens, WTV Executive Producer
February 22, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

The calendar still says winter, but the things are heating up for the school's sports teams as both boys' and girls' basketball won tight playoff games Tuesday while both soccer teams took on Independence. WTV's Maddie Owens has a recap.

Weekend sports recap

Weekend sports recap

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor
February 21, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

From the pool to the pitch, it was a busy weekend for the school's athletic program. Here's a quick recap of the action. Swimming The swim team competed in the state meet on Friday and Saturday in Austin with the boys’ team finishing in 14th place. Pacing the team was senior Nikita Naumov, who f...

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