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The student news site of Liberty High School in Frisco, Texas


Sarah Philips

Sarah Philips, Editor-in-chief

Sarah Philips is a senior and highly involved in the school. She has competed in UIL Journalism all four years of high school, and placed fifth in News Writing at the State Meet in Austin in May 2015.

In addition to being the 2015-2016 Wingspan Editor-in-chief, her titles include National Honor Society President, Junior Frisco Women’s League President, member of Student Council, Academic UIL team member, connoisseur of AP classes, Independent Study and Mentorship student and Gryffindor (Potterhead for life).

She hasn’t slept in the last four years, but survives on a very healthy mix of Starbucks or RaceTrac coffee (depending on how broke she currently is), the three C’s (Chipotle, Cane’s, and Chick-fil-A) and chocolate.

If she could have lunch with any five people, she would choose Jesus, J.K. Rowling, Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, and Emma Watson, just to see what would happen. Wingspan is everything she’s ever wanted for the media program at the school, and her only regret is not having it before her senior year.

All content by Sarah Philips
Opinion: A thank you to Frisco schools

Opinion: A thank you to Frisco schools

Sarah Philips, Guest Contributor
August 29, 2016
Saturdays citywide election featured voters rejecting the bid to allow wider liquor sales in Frisco while runoffs for city council will take place June 18.

Voters say no to liquor

Sarah Philips, Editor-in-chief
May 9, 2016
Damages from a prom after party have resulted in financial consequences for a group of seniors.

Costly consequences

Sarah Philips, Editor-in-chief
May 5, 2016
A busy week for sports will see the tennis team seek to send individuals to state while track, golf, softball and baseball also continue their seasons.

[Photo] Spring sports rush

Arman Kafai, Lead Sports Reporter
April 18, 2016
Cheer tryouts are March 8, but candidates and their parents must attend the meeting Feb. 26 in the auditorium.

District changes cheer policy

Sarah Philips, Editor-in-chief
April 4, 2016
Head football coach Chris Burtch consoles his daughter Katelyn after the 41-34 loss to Canyon in the 2016 state semifinals.

[Photo] Family games

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor
January 12, 2017
Players shoot at different baskets during Wednesdays shootaround.

Enjoying the experience

Sarah Philips, Editor-in-chief
March 3, 2016
Philips with one of her best friends and former teammate, Riley McGuiness right after their last ever home game at the Nest.

Opinion: Leaving my hoops dreams behind

Sarah Philips, Editor-in-chief
February 29, 2016
Senior Sara Ahmed paints a canvas with a colorful flower.

Student Council to donate canvases

Sarah Philips, Editor-in-chief
February 4, 2016
Senior midfielder John Wynia poses with friends Sebastian Nivon and Seth Picasso. Picasso also signed with Dallas Baptist University the same morning.

[Photo] John Wynia

February 3, 2016
Senior defender Bailey Blalock poses with her teammates after signing with Texas Southern University

[Photo] Bailey Blalock

February 3, 2016
Senior midfielder Seth Picasso poses with his parents after signing with Dallas Baptist University

[Photo] Seth Picasso

February 3, 2016
Senior offensive lineman Alec Jamar poses with his parents during signing day, who are proudly wearing Northwestern Oklahoma State colors.

[Photo] Alec Jamar

February 3, 2016
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