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The Scots kilt the Tigers

The Scots kilt the Tigers

Story by Connor Brooks and Anna Grace Jones

November 19, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Texas High Tigers opposed the Highland Park Scots Nov. 18 for their first 5A district game at the Ford Center at The Star in Dallas. The Scots were undefeated in their district and the defending state championship title holders. The Tigers were 5-1 through district play. The final score was 56-49...

Standout football player set to play in prestigious event

Standout football player set to play in prestigious event

Story by Connor Brooks, sports editor

November 18, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Under Armour All American football game will be held at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida. It highlights the nation's top high school seniors from multiple schools. Tevailance Hunt, standout senior wide receiver, has been voted in by fans to play at this prestigious event. He went through four rou...

Same goal, different season

Same goal, different season

Story by John Morgan, sports editor

November 17, 2017


Filed under Sports

A season marked by explosive plays and exciting victories. A season marked by tragedy and loss. A season full of inspiration and hope. The Texas High Tigers, despite a rough start to the season, are riding high as winners of five straight heading in the postseason. They begin their playoff march in ...

The good, the bad and the ugly

The good, the bad and the ugly

Story by TJ Wall, staff writer

November 13, 2017


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

With the playoffs edging closer and closer each week, here’s some takeaways from week 10 in the NFL. New Orleans Saints Continue to Dominate: The New Orleans Saints continue to show out after a monster blowout win against the Buffalo Bills. The final score was 47-10. While the Saints’ offense ...

Rock ’em, Sock ’em

Rock ’em, Sock ’em

Story by TJ Wall, staff writer

November 10, 2017


Filed under Sports, TJ's Pigskin Report

This past week of the NFL was action-packed. Here’s three key points from week nine. Fights, Fights, and More Fights: UFC or NFL? Audiences couldn’t tell what they were watching during week nine. There were multiple fights that spanned across three games, resulting in five players being eject...

Get the vote, get the game

Get the vote, get the game

Story by Joseph Rodgers, news editor

November 7, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Senior football wide receiver Tevaliance Hunt has been entered into the contest to play in the Under Armour All-America Game on Saturday, Jan. 2 at the Orlando Citrus Bowl. The event will be televised live on ESPN-2 at noon ET and is sponsored by American Family Insurance and Intersport. For the first time ever, the players will be determined by an online voting contest by the public. “Football players from around the nation gather to play football on two different teams,” Hunt said. “It is a several day event, and we do camps and training at first and actual games la...

Texas High slips past Hallsville for Senior Night victory

Texas High slips past Hallsville for Senior Night victory

Story by Addison Cross, Anna Grace Jones, and Connor Brooks

November 4, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Video

The Texas High Tigers played the Hallsville Bobcats tonight for senior night. After winning against Greenville with a score of 40-20 last week, the team went into the game against Hallsville with a victory behind them. The game consisted of back and forth touchdowns, however, the Tigers came out of the game...

Lady Tigers send seniors off in style

Lady Tigers send seniors off in style

Story by John Morgan, sports editor

October 27, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Lady Tigers volleyball team ended their regular season on a high note with a sweep of the Greenville Lions. This win propelled the Lady Tigers (24-9 overall, 12-2 district) into a tie with Sulphur Springs for first place in district 16-5A. Both teams will face off in the district championship...

Some things never change

Some things never change

Story by TJ Wall, staff writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Sports, TJ's Pigskin Report

Week seven of the 2017-2018 NFL season brought a rematch of the Super Bowl LI, the Green Bay Packers’ first game without Aaron Rodgers and a last-second victory in the game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Oakland Raiders. Rematch of Super Bowl LI: Super Bowl Champs, the New England Patriots, faced ...

Texas High dominates Mount Pleasant

Texas High dominates Mount Pleasant

Story by Connor Brooks and Anna Grace Jones

October 20, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Video

The Texas High Tigers played the Mount Pleasant Tigers for the Homecoming game tonight. After a close loss to district rival Marshall two weeks ago and Coltin Clack, the starting quarterback injury, Riley Russell looked to prove himself during his second game of the season as starting quarterback. Texas ...

Expect the unexpeted

Expect the unexpeted

Story by TJ Wall, staff writer

October 19, 2017


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

Fans, coaches, players and fantasy owners are all in disbelief: Aaron Rodgers, arguably the current best quarterback in the league, is most likely out for the season. The Kansas City Chiefs’ undefeated streak comes to an end and Colin Kaepernick files a grievance accusing NFL owners of collusion. Intere...

Tigers claw way to victory

Tigers claw way to victory

Story by Nick Mitchell, Jackson Cheney, and Connor Brooks

October 17, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Texas High Tigers faced off against the Sulphur Springs Wildcats Oct. 13 at Wildcat Stadium. The game ended with 35-21 victory for the Tigers. On the first possession of the game, Texas High recovered a Wildcat fumble and gained yards leading to a short touchdown run by Chris Sutton. The PAT...