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  • DECA’s first meeting is August 30 at 8:30 a.m. or 4:15 p.m. in C243

  • Boys soccer tryouts (for those not currently in the class) are Nov. 28-30 after school on the turf field. See Coach Kaiser in room C112

  • CTE Center’s FISD mock trial team will hold an information meeting over the try-out process on August 31 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the CTE Center

  • Monday is the first day of school with 1st period beginning at 9:00 a.m.

Tuesday sports recap

Tuesday sports recap

Mady Daddario, WTV Sports Producer
August 23, 2017
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

Both the volleyball team and the tennis team were in action Tuesday with both teams coming away with the win. WTV's Mady Daddario recaps the action.

Invitation to run

Invitation to run

Kasey Harvey, Sports Editor
August 23, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

There will no sleeping in for the girls' cross country team this weekend as they take part in their first meet, the Frisco ISD Invitational, Saturday at 7:00 a.m. at Warren Park. But while a new year has started, the team’s goals have remained the same. “I am expecting big things from this season,” head girls’ cross cou...

Featured Athlete: Jenna Wenaas

Featured Athlete: Jenna Wenaas

Catie Reeves, Assistant Sports Editor
August 22, 2017
Filed under Featured Athlete

Years Played: 7 Wingspan: What are you goals as a team for this season? Wenaas: “Probably just to do as well a we can and place really well in districts to be able to go to playoffs. Just to have fun too.” Wingspan: What does your training look like? Wenaas: “Right now we just prac...

Athletic fee helps fills budget holes

Athletic fee helps fills budget holes

Keegan Williams, Editor-in-chief
August 21, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Facing a budget shortfall of several million dollars, the Frisco ISD Board of Trustees instituted an athletics fee for the 2017-18 school year. Called “pay to play” by many people on campus, the district isn’t calling it something else. “The operational fee is in place to offset transpo...

Peek ahead at the 2017-18 year in sports

Peek ahead at the 2017-18 year in sports

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor
June 2, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

NFL draft With the opening of The Star last year, and the many opportunities it has, Frisco has become a prime contestant for the 2018 NFL Draft. Although retail construction still going on with numerous restaurants and a hotel set to open by 2018, the entire facility is expected to be ready by May 20...

Top five sports moments of 2016-17

Top five sports moments of 2016-17

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor
June 1, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The 2016-17 school year featured a bunch of stand out performances in athletics with several events standing out and being chosen as the top five sports moments of the year. The opening of the Ford Center One of the biggest events to take place this year was the opening of the Ford Center at The Star. ...

Potential price increase

Potential price increase

Vivek Sundararaman, WTV Staff Reporter
May 31, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Attending some sports games might be getting a bit more expensive next year. WTV’s Vivek Sundararaman has the details.

Tar won’t slow down Palmer’s heels

Tar won’t slow down Palmer’s heels

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor
May 30, 2017
Filed under Sports

Senior Isaiah Palmer signed his national letter of intent with the University of North Carolina Tuesday morning to continue his career on the track. “I'm most excited for a new challenge,” Palmer said. “In college I'll be pushed everyday and it'll help me improve.” Palmer's signing with North C...

Featured Athlete: Kristen Masucci

Featured Athlete: Kristen Masucci

Catie Reeves, Staff Reporter
May 30, 2017
Filed under Featured Athlete

Wingspan: How long have you been doing summer track? Masucci: “This is my first year.” Wingspan: What club are you a part of? Masucci: “Texas Express. We practice at Lovejoy high school.” Wingspan: How do you think it will prepare you for the upcoming year? Masucci: “I think since I...

Recovery road

Recovery road

Kasey Harvey, Staff Reporter
May 25, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

For 12 years, dancing was freshman Taylor Wenzel’s life. But a recent discovery brought her dancing days to a sudden stop. “It happened a year and a half ago,” Taylor said. “I was doing a grand battement. I had a misshapen bone in my hip so it just clipped it kind of weird and tore my hip labrum. I had to get surgery to fix...

New UIL sports unlikely to be added soon

New UIL sports unlikely to be added soon

Kasey Harvey, Staff Reporter
May 24, 2017
Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

From golf to wrestling, there are 13 UIL sports. For years there has been debate as to what should be the next sports added, with the UIL last studying proposals in 2016 concerning two sports to add: water polo and/or lacrosse. Neither sport was added, but UIL deputy director Jamey Harrison said on...

Featured Athlete: Peyton Groves

Featured Athlete: Peyton Groves

Catie Reeves, Staff Reporter
May 23, 2017
Filed under Featured Athlete

Hype song: “All I do is win” by DJ Khaled Inspiration: Coaches; Carson Morris, Danny, and Blake Wingspan: What made you want to do Powderpuff? Groves: “I decided to do Powderpuff basically because it was something I could do with all of the other girls in my grade and represent the class of ...

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