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Potential price increase

Potential price increase

Vivek Sundararaman, WTV Staff Reporter

May 31, 2017


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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 ...

Football gears up for fall with Tuesday’s spring game

Football gears up for fall with Tuesday’s spring game

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor

May 23, 2017


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Football is back as the team gears up for its annual spring game Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. on the football field. “I think the way we’ve been practicing we are definitely ahead of where we were last year,” junior quarterback Carson Morris said. “I think that it's good because we can work o...

From coach to counselor

From coach to counselor

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor

May 22, 2017


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After starting the girls’ soccer program when the school opened in 2006, Cissy Blaisure is handing the reigns over to new head coach Lyz Mokler. However Blaisure isn’t leaving the nest; instead, she’s taking on a new position. Spending a year and a half taking extra classes on top of being ...

Friday’s physicals give athletes an early start

Friday’s physicals give athletes an early start

Mia Ricketts, WTV Staff Reporter

May 18, 2017


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Student athletes can get their athletic physical completed for the 2017-18 school year on Friday, before school gets out for summer. The early availability of physicals allows athletes to have a current physical for summer camps, instead of them having to find another means of obtaining one. Stu...

History making 4th place finish for girls’ golf

History making 4th place finish for girls’ golf

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor

May 17, 2017


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The girls’ golf team finished fourth in the UIL 5A State Tournament at Wolfdancer Golf Club in Bastrop, missing a spot on the podium by 25 strokes. “My rounds both days started off pretty slow,” senior Darby Deans said. “So by the time I made the turn I was already too many over par, but...

Sprinting to the top

Sprinting to the top

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor

May 16, 2017


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Eight athletes made their way to the University of Texas at Austin May 11-13 to compete in the UIL State Track Meet. Of the eight, three placed in their individual events, including sophomore Nissi Kabongo who placed second in the 800 meter run. “It was a really big accomplishment because I wor...

Featured Athlete: Sebastian Moreno

Featured Athlete: Sebastian Moreno

Catie Reeves, Staff Reporter

May 16, 2017


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Wingspan: How often do you practice for summer track? Moreno: “Every single day except for Friday and Sunday. I practice at Allen High School.” Wingspan: What events do you participate in? Moreno: “My favorite is the 200m because it’s not too long and it’s not too short. I like the ...

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