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Congratulations Swimmers!

Congratulations Swimmers!

by Maddie Badowski, PR & Advertising Director

November 30, 2016

Congratulations to the Varsity swimmers, placing 22nd as a team (out of 90 teams) and to the girls for setting a new school record in the 200 freestyle relay! Congratulations as well to out individual event finalists: Kate Hilton, Weylen Chang, and James Baldwin. Photo Credit: Yearbook Staff ...

Family That Swims Together Stays Together

Family That Swims Together Stays Together

by Briana Lao, Copy Editor

October 27, 2016

The swim team has already won a meet against the McKinney Boyd High School team, 244 to 113, less than one month into the start of the season. With the major Texas Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association (TISCA) meet coming up on Nov. 18 (Preliminaries) and 19 (Finals), the coaches and team members a...

Tennis Kicks Off Season

Tennis Kicks Off Season

by Van Malone, Sports Editor

September 6, 2016

Tennis began it’s 2016-2017 season with a win against Wylie 17-2 on Tuesday, Aug. 27. The team had the match in control for most of the evening, as several of the sets ended in wins by three or more matches. For boys doubles, Senior Dylan Patel and Senior Winston Centeno  beat their opponents 6...

The Madness

The Madness

by Van Malone, Staff Writer

April 7, 2016

14, that is the number of AP top ten teams that have lost since January 1. Now don't get this twisted--the NCAA tournament has always produced its share of big-time upsets. Take Mercer vs. Duke in 2014; it had the makings of an easy Duke win and the Bears were a lowly 14 seed. Many thought they couldn't...

The 50th Big Game

The 50th Big Game

by Van Malone, Staff Writer

February 10, 2016

The first seeded Denver Broncos and the first seeded Carolina Panthers came into this Super Bowl in Santa Clara, Calif. riding high. The Panthers, at that point 17-1, had only lost to the Atlanta Falcons. They beat the Seattle Seahawks 31-24 in the divisional round and the Arizona Cardinals 49-15 in...

Broncos bring home Superbowl victory

Broncos bring home Superbowl victory

by Van Malone, Staff Writer

February 8, 2016

The first seeded Denver Broncos and the first seeded Carolina Panthers came into this Super Bowl in Santa Clara, Cali. riding high. The Panthers, at that point 17-1, had only lost to the Atlanta Falcons. They beat the Seattle Seahawks 31-24 in the divisional round and the Arizona Cardinals 49-15 in ...

No time like tee time: get to know the girl’s golf team

No time like tee time: get to know the girl’s golf team

by Emi Nakahara, Copy Editor

January 29, 2016

At the first mention of golf, most already have a clear image in their mind: old white men in light yellow sweater vests, shooting the breeze on a spring afternoon and discussing retirement as they weakly tap a ball into a hole with a club. But to the girl's golfing team, this stereotype could not be...

Football playoff run falls short against tough Denton Ryan team

Football playoff run falls short against tough Denton Ryan team

by S.B Moosa, Staff Writer

November 17, 2015

The football team's promising run in the 2015-16 season came to an end following a 56-33 defeat at the hands of Denton Ryan on Nov. 13 at the C. H. Collins Stadium. Denton Ryan hit first with junior quarterback Spencer Sanders finding sophomore Gabriel Douglas for a 28-yard touchdown pass. Plano East...

Panthers to take on Denton Ryan in first playoff game

Panthers to take on Denton Ryan in first playoff game

by Katelyn Van Sligtenhorst, Editor-in-Chief

November 13, 2015

This morning, the floors of the gym shook with the pounding of feet. Pinkies high, students swayed to the fight song. The football team whistled and yelled as the drill team, cheerleaders, dance groups and band performed amid cries of "East side!" and "Go panthers!" It's been four years since Plano...

East falls to Allen 58-23 in final regular season game

East falls to Allen 58-23 in final regular season game

by S.B Moosa, Staff Writer

November 10, 2015

Plano East ended their regular season with a loss as they fell 58-23 to Allen on Nov. 6 at the Eagles stadium. Plano East marched into the game with a two-game winning streak, but even that was not enough to halt the undefeated Allen. "We had been doing really well this season," senior Alexandra...

Panthers set to face off against Allen for final regular season game

Panthers set to face off against Allen for final regular season game

by Spencer Humphrey, Head Designer

November 6, 2015

On Friday, Nov. 6 the Panthers will face off against the Goliath that is Allen High School's football team in their final regular season game, at 7:30 PM at Eagle Stadium in Allen. This comes as the Panthers have had a triumphant year, returning to dominance in the Plano football scene. This season has...

Eastside Madness

Eastside Madness

by S.B Moosa, Staff Writer

November 4, 2015

With Eastside Madness showcasing a slam dunk contest and a chance for a contestant to walk away with $10,000, nothing short of madness was expected to ensue. The event, which serves as the official kickoff to the season for the girls and boys basketball teams, occured on Oct. 30 in the Plano East...