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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.

Shot at state on the line for 14 wrestlers

Shot at state on the line for 14 wrestlers

Wade Glover, Staff Reporter
February 17, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

14 of the school’s varsity wrestling team are competing in the 5A-Region II wrestling tournament Friday and Saturday at Wakeland High School with the chance to make the state meet Feb. 24-25 on the line. “It is an honor to have kids that are good enough wrestlers to be at a regional meet because ...

Swimmers off to state

Swimmers off to state

Vivek Sundararaman, WTV Staff Reporter
February 16, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The UIL 5A state swim meet is this Friday and Saturday. Five Redhawks qualified for the state meet with a sixth going as an alternate. “Some of the biggest changes this season is that it’s pretty much the same group of guys, but we’ve all had a year to progress and get faster," sophomore Jack...

Soccer teams get PK wins, basketball takes down the Titans

Soccer teams get PK wins, basketball takes down the Titans

Wade Glover, Staff Reporter
February 15, 2017
Filed under Sports

Winning was the theme Tuesday night as both soccer teams and boys’ basketball scored wins.   Boys’ basketball For the boys’ basketball team it was the final game of the regular season in District 13-5A play with a 60-45 win over Centennial earning the team locked third place in the final ...

Featured Athlete: Zion Richardson

Featured Athlete: Zion Richardson

Catie Reeves, Staff Reporter
February 14, 2017
Filed under Featured Athlete, Sports, Sports Showcase

Wingspan: How long have you been playing basketball? When did you start? Richardson: “I first started playing basketball when I was three, with my dad.” Wingspan: What is your favorite part about basketball? Richardson: “My favorite part about basketball is probably winning and scoring, p...

Win and advance

Win and advance

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor
February 14, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The girls’ basketball team defeated Little Elm 52-46 Monday in the first round of 5A playoffs to advance to the second round. The team looked to be in cruise control with a 20 point lead going into the fourth quarter, but the Lobos rallied to make things close. “Being able to play three really re...

Road to state begins Monday night for girls’ basketball

Road to state begins Monday night for girls’ basketball

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor
February 13, 2017
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

The girls’ basketball team starts it's playoff run Monday night at McKinney High School at 7 p.m. against Little Elm. “I just expect it to be an exciting atmosphere with our girls fully prepared and really wanting this moment,” head coach Ross Reedy said. “One of the things that’s difficult...

Boys’ basketball hopes to give seniors a win

Boys’ basketball hopes to give seniors a win

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor
February 10, 2017
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

The boys’ basketball team takes on Wakeland Friday at 7:15 p.m. in the Nest on Senior Night, the last home game of the season. “We have two games left,” head coach Daniel Melton said. “It’s extremely important because if we win tonight and we win Tuesday night, we tie Wakeland for third but we won head to head both so that would give us the third place in distric...

Boys’ soccer seeks to topple Titans

Boys’ soccer seeks to topple Titans

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor
February 9, 2017
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

The boys’ soccer team is playing Centennial in a home game Friday night at 7:30 p.m. to try and escape a tie for first in District 13-5A play. The team is looking to get back on the winning track after falling to Wakeland on Tuesday and three points for a win would go along way in helping the Redhaw...

Girls’ basketball claims share of championship

Girls’ basketball claims share of championship

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor
February 8, 2017
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

It was a busy Tuesday night for the school’s sports teams as girls’ and boys’ basketball as well as girls’ and boys’ soccer all played to defend the Nest. Basketball took on Reedy, with the girls’ team taking the win 55-34 in their last District 13-5A game of the season to claim a share of the championship along w...

Featured Athlete: Nikita Naumov

Featured Athlete: Nikita Naumov

Catie Reeves, Guest Contributor
February 7, 2017
Filed under Featured Athlete

Wingspan: How long have you been swimming and what made you start? Naumov: “I’ve been swimming for about six years. I played a lot of sports when I was young, but I had really bad allergies so swimming was the only sport that I could do.” Wingspan: What is your favorite part about swimming?...

Basketball gets split decision at Frisco

Basketball gets split decision at Frisco

February 6, 2017
Filed under Sports

District 13-5A play continued Friday when the basketball teams took on Frisco. WTV's Maddie Owens has the recap.

Parks finds his place in Portugal

Parks finds his place in Portugal

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor
February 3, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Most recent graduates are either in college or still trying to find their way but 2015 graduate Keaton Parks is well into his first professional career. Playing professional soccer in Portugal for Varzim S.C., Parks has already begun to live out his lifelong dream. “I wanted to stay home go to college w...

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