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Orchestras score high marks at UIL

Orchestras score high marks at UIL

Wingspan Staff
February 27, 2017
Filed under A&E, Showcase

The school’s five orchestras took part in the UIL Orchestra Concert and Sight-Reading Contest at Lebanon Trail High School Feb. 22-24 with each orchestra receiving top scores. Camerata (full orchestra), Symphonic, Sinfonia, and Philharmonic orchestras all received three 1's on stage and three 1'...

From classroom to dressing room

From classroom to dressing room

Brooke Colombo, News Editor
February 24, 2017
Filed under A&E

Red Rhythm is taking over the school Saturday to host its annual M.A. Dance Contest in which drill teams and dance companies from all over the state come to compete for the chance to advance to the national competition March 24-25 in Fort Worth.   Organized by team members, directors, parents, a...

Dancing her way to fame

Dancing her way to fame

Victoria Gong, WTV Staff Reporter
February 23, 2017
Filed under A&E, Showcase

Senior Crystal Wang is using social media to share her dance talent with the world. Wang goes by the stage name C-Diamond online and covers many hip hop songs and even creates her own choreography to the melodies. “I’ve been dancing for ten years and four years in a studio,” Wang said. “I...

Orchestras hoping to hit the right notes

Orchestras hoping to hit the right notes

Lucas Barr, Staff Reporter
February 22, 2017
Filed under A&E, Showcase

Orchestra heads to Lebanon Trail High School beginning Wednesday to compete in the UIL Orchestra competition with all five orchestras participating in the sight reading and concert competition. “I’m looking forward to performing and showing how much we’ve progressed this year,” sophomore violist Tanmay Mathur said. “I’ve been practicing about 45 mi...

Lacy shines at Talent Show

Lacy shines at Talent Show

Marisa Uddin, WTV Staff Reporter
February 21, 2017
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The annual talent show took place in the auditorium Friday night. Seniors Darnez Hall and Pranav Subramanian won the Twitter vote for crowd favorite for their original rap “The Best of Times”. Sophomore Dionn Lacy won first place for her cover of “Feeling Good”, while senior Crystal Wang won second place for d...

Band students ready for solo showcase

Band students ready for solo showcase

Ian LaPerre, WTV Staff Reporter
February 17, 2017
Filed under A&E, Showcase

Band students are gearing up for their solo contest this weekend. Every year students in every band must choose a solo piece to perform in front of judges as part of the solo contest. Before they get to that point though, students have to spend hours practicing so that they can perform their bes...

Review: Carlo’s Bakery

Review: Carlo’s Bakery

Catie Reeves, Staff Reporter
February 16, 2017
Filed under A&E, Reviews

Carlo’s Bakery of Cake Boss fame has found a new home in Frisco at Stonebriar Mall. Opening February 4th it has already helped thousands of customers and baked thousands of goods. The business first started as a small bakery in the town of Hoboken, NJ. Originally opening in 1910, it has been family owned f...

Redhawk Romance: 14 Days of Love – February 14

Redhawk Romance: 14 Days of Love – February 14

February 14, 2017
Filed under 14 Days of Love, Showcase

Love and relationships are a big part of life on a high school campus. Leading up to Valentine’s Day, Wingspan will take a look at 14 different relationships, one each day.

All-State students back from San Antonio

All-State students back from San Antonio

Kennedy Williams, WTV Staff Reporter
February 13, 2017
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Several band and orchestra students as well as their directors took the trip to San Antonio Wednesday through Saturday to enjoy the Texas Music Educator's Association at the Harry B. Gonzales Convention Center. “The convention rehearsals lasted about nine hours a day,” senior violinist Grace...

Redhawk Romance: 14 Days of Love – February 13

Redhawk Romance: 14 Days of Love – February 13

February 13, 2017
Filed under 14 Days of Love, Showcase

Love and relationships are a big part of life on a high school campus. Leading up to Valentine’s Day, Wingspan will take a look at 14 different relationships, one each day.

Redhawk Romance: 14 Days of Love – February 12

Redhawk Romance: 14 Days of Love – February 12

February 12, 2017
Filed under 14 Days of Love, A&E

Love and relationships are a big part of life on a high school campus. Leading up to Valentine’s Day, Wingspan will take a look at 14 different relationships, one each day.

Redhawk Romance: 14 Days of Love – February 11

Redhawk Romance: 14 Days of Love – February 11

February 11, 2017
Filed under 14 Days of Love, A&E

Love and relationships are a big part of life on a high school campus. Leading up to Valentine’s Day, Wingspan will take a look at 14 different relationships, one each day.

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