Tiger Times

Tigersharks beat Highland Park

October 29, 2010

The pressure was on. Highland Park–consistently the No. 1 team–had always presented stiff competition for the boys and girls swim team. During their dual meet Oct. 9 at Texarkana College’s Pinkerton...

Hooper looks to future after knee injury

Story by Mary Faith Covey October 29, 2010

Starting defensive end on varsity, with a full ride scholarship to Rice for football, and hopes to be drafted into the NFL, senior Edwin Hooper seemed to have life planned out. Everything was falling into...

Being on team builds sense of ‘family’

Story by Brianna Sellers September 29, 2010

They huddled together, hearts racing as the pressure built. The noise of the crowd was thunderous, but the team managed to drown out the chaos around them. They had one thing on their minds. Victory. “One…...

Drill team hat becomes tradition

Story by Cicely Shannon September 29, 2010

Junior Larkin Parks walks into the band hall. She animatedly cracks jokes with the few students present on the last few days of school. In her hands she holds a symbol of what she has worked for in drill...

Champion: Sandefur rejoins tennis team

Story by Wynne Tidwell September 29, 2010

Champion. It’s a word that gets tossed around a lot, but is often not used correctly.  A champion is a warrior, a fighter, one that does battle for another’s honor. It is doubtful that the conduct...

Swimmers take on tough competition-themselves

Story by Elizabeth Cook September 29, 2010

The beginning of the swim season for the Tigersharks started with a meet where swimmers competed with the best opposition, themselves. Time Trials at Texarkana College on Sept. 18 created a starting point...

Junior sets course record at TCC

Story by Elizabeth Cook, Sports Editor August 23, 2010

With the crowd screaming and clapping, junior Cole Kennedy completed his last putt, securing the new course record at Texarkana Country Club. “I wasn’t thinking about how far I was going to go,”...

Volleyball team shows ‘lots of potential’

Story by Julia Hurlburt, Staff Writer August 23, 2010

Volleyball this year brings new players, lots of potential and high hopes. With the loss of seven seniors from last year, the varsity team had to rebuild. New players include Riden Reiter, Tyler Autrey,...

Soccer girls join forces with cross country runners

Story by Autumn Sehy, Staff Writer August 23, 2010

She runs 40 miles each week, taking only Saturday off. Running an average of 7 miles a day for training, then the 2-mile long races during cross country season, sophomore Madison Sewell will cover hundreds...

Seniors vie for quarterback spot

Story by Duncan Stanley, Co-Editor in Chief August 20, 2010

The whistle chirps as the play is blown dead. Players jog back to their positions. A coach yells out, “White! You’re up!” Senior Austin White pulls his helmet on and runs out to the huddle. On his...

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