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Emma Henard advances to state

Emma Henard advances to state

Gillian Knowles, Online Editor-in-Chief November 11, 2020

Sophomore Emma Henard placed 10th at the regional meet Tuesday and will compete at the state meet in Austin later this month.  The boys’ cross country team also competed at the regional cross country...

Hawks head to playoffs

Hawks head to playoffs

Spencer Richardson, Reporter November 10, 2020

After a close game this past Friday, the Hawks (7-3) lost to the Gilmer Buckeyes (9-1) 28-31, dropping their last district game.  “Both teams played hard and we all really wanted to win,” senior...

Varsity Football Game Cancelled for Oct. 23

Gillian Knowles, Online Co-editor October 19, 2020

The varsity football game scheduled for Friday, Oct. 23 against Spring Hill has been cancelled due to members of their football team being quarantined because of COVID-19.   The scheduled game will...

Lady Hawks ready for second half of district competition

Lady Hawks ready for second half of district competition

Allie Forand, Staff Reporter October 10, 2020

The Lady Hawk volleyball team will face LE Tuesday night, hoping to extend their district record to 5-1. “I think it will be a really good game for us to work on plays and get prepared for the tougher...

Junior Harleigh O'Neal makes a spikes the ball during a home game against Gilmer.

The Lady Hawks sweep past LE and North Lamar

Emma Boehmke, Reporter October 2, 2020

Last Friday, The Lady Hawks volleyball team swept the Lady Leopards to give them their second district win of the season. Junior Sarah Hale and senior Katie Ferguson lead the team in kills with 7 apiece....

Senior Nick Martin is tackled by an Argyle player during the second quarter of the game.

Hawks prepare for Carthage rematch

Spencer Richardson, Reporter October 1, 2020

The Pleasant Grove Hawks (3-1) face the Carthage Bulldogs (2-0) Friday for the homecoming game. The Hawks are ranked number 18 in the state while Carthage is ranked number 16. "We have played pretty...

Sophomore Emma Henard runs a race during the Avery cross country meet.

Cross country team successful at first meet

Nathan Hutcheson, Reporter September 1, 2020

Cross country will look a little different this fall because of the pandemic. Runners are required to wear masks and social distance every morning before they start to run. Once the workout begins,...

JV Volleyball huddles together in a timeout during the Beckville game.

‘Setting’ a new normal

Alexandra Norton, Print Editor August 28, 2020

When the Lady Hawk volleyball team got the news that they would be starting school in person, their next question was about sports. “I knew things were going to be iffy this season, so I honestly...

Senior Captain Anthony Mejia blocks a Sabine player from getting the ball. Anthony is one of two captains for the varsity team. Against Sabine, he felt that the team's effort improved.

Boys’ Soccer Gets Unexpected Win Against Sabine

Hawks get first win of the season, gain confidence.
Anjel-Ali Ormond, Online Editor-in-Chief January 29, 2020

  Boys’ varsity soccer won 3 to 1 against Sabine on Friday, Jan. 24. The win was great for the boys, bringing their record to 1-2, with Sabine being the first win of the varsity soccer season. The...

Coach Lucas Wacha walks to the sidelines during a Varsity football game here at Pleasant Grove. Wacha plans to join the XFL in the spring, a new football league just recently created.

Coach Lucas Wacha Drafted to the XFL

Nathan Hutcheson, Reporter October 31, 2019

Last Tuesday, coach Lucas Wacha was selected into the XFL in the seventh round by the Tampa Bay Vipers. The XFL is a professional American football league that has eight teams, and will have its first...

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