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Splashing into State

Jenny Jiang, Staff Writer
February 8, 2017
Filed under Sports, Swimming

Cougars dominated the regional swim meet this past weekend with a team championship, scoring 79.5 points over the second place team. Girls swimming received second place overall, while the boys received first place for the fourth year in a row. These athletes start their days off by jumping into the cold poo...

Girls cross country team places sixth at State meet

Nandika Masingka, Staff Writer
December 8, 2016
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

Shoes slap the ground with the vigor and ferocity of a tiger about to pounce. The only thing running through their minds is the intense need to pass up the girl in front of them. In the periphery, crowds are cheering, but they block it out and focus on the end goal. The air is getting cooler...

Boys golf takes 10th at state

Samuel Teas, Features Editor
April 27, 2016
Filed under Golf, Sports

The boys varsity golf team finished 10th place at their state competition Monday and Tuesday at Legacy Hills Golf Course. The two top golfers on the team were juniors Cade Kiser and Jared Bray, who scored 154 and 155, respectively. The team also tied with New Braunfels High School....

Cross Country mud runs at UIL State Meet, girls place sixth

Cross Country mud runs at UIL State Meet, girls place sixth

Joanne Chavali, News Editor
November 9, 2015
Filed under Cross Country, Sports, Top Stories

The girls cross country runners placed 6th at State Saturday on a sloppy course at Old Settlers Park in Round Rock. Sophomore Reagan Kappel placed second individually winning her silver medal in 18 minutes and 44.9 seconds while Senior Nathan Gift, on the boy's team, placed eighth individually. The...

Girls and boys soccer advance to state semi-finals

Girls and boys soccer advance to state semi-finals

Joanne Chavali, Staff Writer
April 15, 2015
Filed under Soccer, Sports, Top Stories

Student spectators excused to support Georgetown matches

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Tangled up in testing

Snovia Moiz, Voice Editor
May 9, 2014
Filed under Voice

Between Advanced Placement (AP) Exams, End of Course Exams (EOCs), District Level Assessments (DLAs) and  the State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness (STAAR), more than a few students are feeling the pressure of the last few weeks of school. It is time to question if students are testing more ...

Girls soccer to play Hebron hawks in state semi-finals

Girls soccer to play Hebron hawks in state semi-finals

Emily Burleson, News Editor
April 17, 2014
Filed under News

The girls soccer team will play Hebron High School in the state semi-finals game at 11 a.m. April 17 in Georgetown, a suburb of Austin. Students with signed permission slips were allowed an excused absense to attend the game through their own transportation or buses provided by the school. For the...

Golf teams advance to state

Golf teams advance to state

Molly Wade, Co-Web Editor
April 22, 2013
Filed under News

The girls and boys golf team will advance to state for the third consecutive year in a row.  UIL state championship will take place in Austin, Texas. They finished as runner-up at regionals after a playoff for second place with the team they tied with, Clear Lake. Maddie Luitwieler finished as the...

State education funding policies ruled unconstitutional

Trevor Nichols, News Editor
February 14, 2013
Filed under News

Travis County District Judge John K. Dietz ruled the state of Texas’ current educational funding system unconstitutional on Feb. 5.  The ruling follows a lawsuit charging that the state  did not provide adequate funding for quality education. “[The state] increased requirements in STAAR, the...

Jamel James commits to Texas State

Joe Goodwin, Staff Writer
February 8, 2013
Filed under Football, Sports

The trail of senior Jamel James college football decision came to an end last Sunday when he finalized his commitment to Texas State. After decommiting from Notre Dame last December, James reconsidered his possibilities and chose Texas State five days before National Signing day on Feb.1st. The runnin...

Going out of state brings whirlwind of emotions

Shiva Mirzahaidar, staff writer
May 15, 2012
Filed under Features

Before the school bell rings for the last time, all the goodbyes are said, and every suitcase is packed, seniors may notice the proximity of the beginning of their college career. While this new adventure involves taking on new responsibilities, branching out, and meeting new people, attending a coll...

Students compete in UIL District Meet

Trevor Nichols, staff writer
April 5, 2012
Filed under News

Students participated in the Academic UIL district 19-5A meet at Memorial High School on Saturday, March 24. Cinco Ranch placed third overall in the district, scoring 242 total points. Taylor High School placed second with 265 points, and Seven Lakes High School placed first in the district with 514.5 p...

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