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Tigersharks advance four teams in State Swim Meet

Tigersharks advance four teams in State Swim Meet

Story by Racheal Sizemore, photographer

February 18, 2018


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Shellogg only Tigershark to advance individually

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Tigers defeat the Lions

Tigers defeat the Lions

Story by Matt Prieskorn, sports editor

February 17, 2018


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The Texas High School varsity girls’ soccer team played against the Greenville Lions on Friday, Feb. 16. The first half was dominated by Texas High, with the ball staying on the Greenville side almost the entire time. The Tigers missed out on several goals early on, with one ball knocking off the c...

Tigers shipwreck the Pirates

Tigers shipwreck the Pirates

Story by Jay Williamson, managing editor

February 16, 2018


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Tigers boys’ basketball hosted the Pine Tree Pirates on Feb 13. The game began with a contested floater by JJ Sparkman-Hawkins of Pine Tree after the Pirates won the tip off. The Tigers’ first bucket came off a three pointer in the corner by Vonderic Stanley making the score 3-4 Pine Tree. Thr...

Lady Tigers try to crawl to the top

Lady Tigers try to crawl to the top

Story by Connor Brooks, sports editor

February 16, 2018


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The Lady Tigers basketball team will be facing off against the Lady Redhawks from Liberty High School for the area championship tonight at 8 p.m. They will be playing at the neutral location of Wills Point High School. The Tigers have an overall record of 14-2. The Redhawks have an overall record of 23-12...

What are the best workouts in sports?

What are the best workouts in sports?

Story by Victoria Van and Jay Williamson

February 15, 2018


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In the realm of athletics, there’s always a variety of ways athletes prepare. Whether it’s strength training, running or other forms of exercise, different workouts are useful for each individual sport. Here are some of the best workouts each athlete in a sport prefers to practice. In basketball,...

Mount Pleasant pummels Tigers

Mount Pleasant pummels Tigers

Story by Celeste Anderson, editor in chief

February 15, 2018


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The Texas Tigers took home a devastating loss in soccer Wednesday night, losing 13-0 to the Mount Pleasant Tigers. The first half of the game started off fast, with Mount Pleasant ready to play right out of the gate. They scored their fist goal three minutes into the game. After that, the Texas Tigers...

Rocky conditions in Rockwall

Rocky conditions in Rockwall

Story by Matt Prieskorn, sports editor

February 12, 2018


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The boys golf team kicked off their spring season debut in Rockwall at Rockwall Golf and Athletic Club on Feb. 9-10. The weather tested each player in the tournament. The first day consisted of 30 mph gusts of wind that influenced every shot that was hit. Senior Matt Prieskorn led the team with a 76 ...

Fly, Eagles Fly

Fly, Eagles Fly

Story by TJ Wall, staff writer

February 8, 2018


Filed under Sports, TJ's Pigskin Report, Top Stories

“Fly, Eagles Fly” could be heard all around the city of Philadelphia on Sunday night after the Eagles defeated the Patriots in Super Bowl LII. I think it is safe to say that at the beginning of this season, hardly anyone thought the Eagles would be able to pull off their first Super Bowl win. Howev...

Swimming upstream

Swimming upstream

Story by Joseph Asher, staff writer

February 8, 2018


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The Texas High Tigersharks performed well at the UIL Region 4-5A Championships, with 19 swimmers and divers qualifying for the state championship meet. Both the boys and the girls team dominated the competition, winning the overall meet. Two individual awards were given to senior Courtney Lourens f...

Super Bowl LII preview

Super Bowl LII preview

Story by TJ Wall, staff writer

February 3, 2018


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The Super Bowl is finally here! After all of the waiting, after all of the anticipation, after all of the predictions, after all of the chaos in the playoffs it’s finally here! Here’s a little preview to get you prepared for this year’s championship: Tom Brady: As you can tell if you’ve kep...

Easy Super Bowl foods

Easy Super Bowl foods

Story by Victoria Van, entertainment editor

February 1, 2018


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During the Super Bowl, everyone expects two things: a good game and even better food. All of these Super Bowl foods cost less than $10 and take less than 20 minutes to prepare with never ending meat and delicious cheese. Each recipe serves four to six people. Hamburger Sliders 16 pack of hamburger slider buns One pound of ground beef or turkey One package o...

Tigers dethrone Wildcats

Tigers dethrone Wildcats

Story by Matt Prieskorn, Jay Williamson

January 31, 2018


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Texas High Tigers boys basketball hosted the Sulphur Springs Wildcats on Jan 30. The game started with the Wildcats winning the tip and scoring with an easy pick and roll. The Tigers got on board with a three point shot by Kyle Wright but the Sulphur Springs towering defense kept the Tigers at bay for most...