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Soccer midseason

Soccer midseason

Curtis Zachry

February 22, 2011


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The varsity boys’ soccer team is in the middle of their season and they are preparing to square off against Atlanta tonight and Texas High this Friday. Despite many early set backs, the team has gone on a roll of late and have gone 4-2 in their last six games. “The team has really been playing good...

They’ve Got The Power

They’ve Got The Power

Josh Whitt

February 7, 2011


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Sophomore Tyler Wellborn wakes up at 6 a.m. and no matter how hungry, he passes on breakfast and heads straight to the high school. Riding in the cold school bus, trying to stay awake, Wellborn prepares himself for the powerlifting meet. It’s the same routine he’s always followed, but this year...

Living The Fantasy Off The Field

Living The Fantasy Off The Field

Josh Whitt

December 15, 2010


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12 weeks in, junior Kevin Luthringer is undefeated. It’s something he had in common with the New York Giants, and it’s something he’s proud of, considering he’s the only one in his league with a perfect record. “I love it every time I win,” Kevin said. “When I do, I know I am the best...

Kicking It Into Gear

Kicking It Into Gear

Curtis Zachry

December 15, 2010


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As senior Chris Tatum leans down to tie his shoe, he takes a quick breather. Two miles down and only two more to go. As Tatum passes head coach Matt Wright, he hears a word of encouragement to keep running. All of this running is part of the new soccer coach’s practice schedule making sure his players...

Seniors Sign Letters To Play College Sports

Seniors Sign Letters To Play College Sports

Michaela James

November 10, 2010


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Volleyball season may have ended for senior Tiffany Hunnicutt, but her volleyball career isn't quite over. Golf season hasn't started yet for senior Sean Romero, but he's looking forward to golf beyond next spring. Wednesday morning, Romero signed to play golf at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque,...

Lady Hawks Soar Past Carthage

Lady Hawks Soar Past Carthage

Mark Northam

November 4, 2010


Filed under Sports

The Lady Hawks volleyball team found themselves in a familiar place Nov. 1 as once again they competed in post season play.  They took one step further into the playoffs after ending the Carthage Lady Bulldogs season in four sets. The Lady Hawks took the lead early by winning the first set 25-23.  During...

Tennis Hawks Win Match

Taylor Trippe

September 30, 2010


Filed under Sports

The Pleasant Grove varsity tennis team defeated Atlanta Sept. 29 in a dual match at home. The Hawks won all five girls’ matches, as well as ten out of the 15 boys’ matches. Freshmen Charlie Goins, Travis Alkire, and Weston Bullard won both their singles and doubles matches, as well as juniors Matt...

Lady Hawks Win “Pink Out” Battle

Kaitlin Schmidt

September 29, 2010


Filed under Sports

It took five games, but the varsity volleyball team won their first meeting with in-town rival Liberty-Eylau Tuesday night at the Rader Dome, giving the Lady Hawks a 2-0 district record as they get ready to face Atlanta Friday night at home. "It was the best game we've played to date," coach Jenny...

Hawks Pull Off Win Of The Season

Hawks Pull Off Win Of The Season

Kaitlin Schmidt

September 10, 2010


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With an "undefeated" record in the new Hawk Stadium looming over them, the Hawks soared in a game so intense it rivaled the playoff game against Argyle last year. The Hawks pulled of their first win of the season with a final score of 20-15.

State Championship Rings

State Championship Rings

September 1, 2010


Filed under Sports, Video

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