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Coaches Bill Dushane and Luke McConn stand with junior Isabella Walsh after she receives her fourth place medal.

Celeste Hoover, Co-Editor-In-Chief

March 6, 2020

From all around athlete, to almost cougar star, to State wrestler, junior Isabella Walsh has done it all. After a successful third season on the Cinco wrestling team and a win at regionals, Walsh advanced to place fourth in State competition, Feb. 22.  “I was shocked when I found out I had plac...

Cinco Wrestlers Floor Competition

Cinco Wrestlers Floor Competition

Celeste Hoover, Co-Editor-In-Chief

December 3, 2019

After five successful matches, Cinco boys Varsity Wrestling team is in the middle of their 2019-2020 season. The team is relying on senior leadership after a close call with the district competition last year. “I’m feeling pretty good about this season, we have a younger team but I’m lookin...

Girls wrestling takes State championship

Girls wrestling takes State championship

Akhila Nair, Staff Writer

March 3, 2016

The Cinco Ranch girls wrestling team won the UIL State Wrestling Championship for the first time on Feb 20. Senior Taylor Rossario won the gold medal in the 185 pounds class after beating Langham Creek’s Kristyn Granat in 36 seconds. Sophomore Kayla De Leon placed first in the 138 lbs class with an 8-...

After 16 years, still wrestling for attention

Junior Blake Williams tries to maneuver to expose his opponents back to the mat to gain points.

Abdalla Khalil, Staff Photographer

March 23, 2015

Despite the fact that the University Interscholastic League sanctioned the sport of wrestling in 1999, it has often been viewed as an under appreciated sport in this region of Texas.. Wrestling’s history dates back to ancient Greek and Roman civilizations; that is not something that can be easily brushed a...

Wrestlers floor competition at State; Season comes to close with individual championship

Wrestlers floor competition at State;  Season comes to close with individual championship

Sara Saavedra, staff writer

April 11, 2014

The Cinco Ranch wrestlers competed at the UIL State Wrestling Championship on Feb.13 and 14 where they wrestled against other high school qualifiers. Among those who attended, junior Ricky Regas was named state champion with his 1-0 win against Allen High School. “I felt more relieved than anything,”...

Six wrestlers advance to state meet

Sofia Guevara, Feature Editor

February 14, 2014

Varsity Wrestling placed third in district for both girls and boys, with girls placing sixth and boys placing tenth at regionals. State will be held Feb. 14 and 15 in Dallas, where Senior Captain Niles Peebles, junior Ricky Regas, sophomores Charlotte Fowler and Cody Coger, seniors Ashley Deleon and...

Girls wrestling makes history

Elizabeth Hale, Co- Web Editor

January 25, 2013

On Jan. 22, the girls wrestling team won first place at the Morton Ranch Invitational Tournament, a first in Cinco Ranch history. The girls on the team who won were: Chasity Villarreal, Senior Quinn Hogan, Junior Tara Westmoreland, Junior Ashley Deleon, Junior Ariane Demers, Sophomore Taylor...

Wrestling coach joins 400 club

Michelle Chong, Features Editor

January 24, 2012

Wrestling coach William Dushane reached the 400th win of his career with a win on Saturday, Friday 14th. Dushane has been coaching since 1978 at three separate schools: St. Thomas in Houston, Notre Dame Prep in Michigan, and currently Cinco Ranch High School. “It’s been really great,”...

Lady grapplers hit mats

Ellie Sedgwick, Staff Writer

December 9, 2011

Wrestling— the first thing that springs to mind is probably a muscular, sweaty guy, tackling another muscular, sweaty guy. Now imagine one of them was a girl.  “I absolutely love being a part of wrestling,” sophomore Quinn Hogan said. “Yes, it is a lot of hard work, but it's so worth in...

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