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Freshman Baseball Team Wins North Crowley Tournament

Ever Gregorio, Online Editor

March 9, 2016

Filed under Student Spotlight

The results of last weekend’s tournament are as follows:   Quarterfinals: Broncos 15 North Crowley 0   Semifinals: Broncos  11 Crowley 1   Championship: Broncos 12 Glen Rose...

Girls 4×100 team sweeps events at Feb. 25 Track Meet

Ever Gregorio, Online Editor

March 3, 2016

Filed under Student Spotlight

The team consists of Tiffany McKelphin, Jasmine Deckard, Lindsay Devore and Da’ja Ware. Additionally JV and varsity won the meet, beating Aledo, the defending regional champs. “Our girls did great. I picked up the medals...

Orchestra’s Superior Ratings Earn Sweepstakes

Ever Gregorio, Online Editor

March 3, 2016

Filed under Student Spotlight

Symphony and Chamber Orchestras performed at the Region 2 UIL Concert and Sight Reading Festival on March 2. Both groups received the Sweepstakes Award which is bestowed only to groups that receive a Superior rating both on the...

German Students take test, earn honors, prizes

Ever Gregorio, Online Editor

March 1, 2016

Filed under Student Spotlight

Last month 22 students participated in the National German Exam. Their scores were compared to other schools around country and 13 came away with awards. The following students will be receiving medals, certificates and some prizes...

Nine compete in North American Computational Linguistics Olympiad at UNT

Ever Gregorio, Online Editor

March 1, 2016

Filed under Student Spotlight

On Jan. 28, students from across the U.S. and Canada participated with only the top 10 percent to advance to the next round. Of almost 2,000 participants, sophomore Eleanor Halbert advanced to the second round which will take ...

UIL Academic teams place at fourth, final Invitational

Ever Gregorio, Online Editor

March 1, 2016

Filed under Student Spotlight

One week after the Ryan Invitational, the UIL Academic teams competed in Saginaw in their last meet before the April 2 District competition. Donna Son, TJ Akram and Hanna Chen again earned the First Place team award and sc...

Journalism, English and Spelling & Vocabulary UIL teams bring home Ryan trophies

Ever Gregorio, Online Editor

February 29, 2016

Filed under Student Spotlight

Again going head-to-head against surrounding 5A and 6A schools, the UIL Academic Teams competed on Feb. 13 at the Ryan High School Invitational B Meet. Awards were handed out for first-sixth place in each contest. In Spelling...

UIL Contestants Place Top Ten at Argyle Invitational

Ever Gregorio, Online Editor

February 29, 2016

Filed under Student Spotlight

With over 20 schools competing on Jan. 30, Academic UIL participants improve performance, as they prepare for the district meet in April. While Argyle only offered individual events, the Spelling and Vocabulary team continued...

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