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Keeping up the tradition

Keeping up the tradition

April 10, 2017

The Tiger tennis team pulled out a first place victory on the both the boys and girls side at their district tournament held April 5-6 at the home courts. This is the 27th time time consecutively that the tennis team has been the district champions on both sides. The team had four first place finishes...

Girls softball takes down Bobcats

Girls softball takes down Bobcats

April 6, 2017

The Texas High Lady Tigers continued their softball district season with an outstanding 10-0 victory against the Hallsville Bobcats on March 31. “We had one of our best games of the season,” coach Robbie Hatfield said. “We had great pitch and defense, and we scored several runs. Hallsville hit...

Girls soccer reflects on season after tough loss

Girls soccer reflects on season after tough loss

April 5, 2017

The Lady Tigers soccer season ended on Friday, March 24 with a tough loss in the first round of playoffs. Texas fell 3-0 to Poteet High School in Mesquite. With an overall season record of 16-7-2 the team finished third in district. “Our season started off like it did last year,” sophomore Sa...

Bobcats claw their way to victory

Bobcats claw their way to victory

March 20, 2017

Friday, March 10, the boys soccer team hosted the Hallsville Bobcats during Texas High senior night. The seniors honored were: John Debenport, Marc Jaramillo, Zachary Lewis, Isidro Hernandez, Alex Hernandez and Isaiah Davis. The game commenced after the seniors were applauded, and the Tigers began w...

Mount Pleasant proves too much for Tigers

Mount Pleasant proves too much for Tigers

March 5, 2017

Despite a solid first half performance, the Tiger boys’ soccer team were handed a 3-0 loss by Mount Pleasant on March 3. Mount Pleasant controlled much of the possession in the game which eventually wore down the defense and led to highly deserved goals as a result. “We started off strong ...

Tigers end basketball season with loss to West Mesquite

Tigers end basketball season with loss to West Mesquite

February 24, 2017

The boys basketball team began its playoff run Tuesday, Feb. 21, but it was short lived. After winning the last four games of the season, including an overtime thriller against Hallsville, the Tigers advanced to the first round against a familiar foe–West Mesquite. West Mesquite defeated the Tigers in the fir...

Swimmers compete in state meet

Swimmers compete in state meet

February 22, 2017

The Tigersharks swim and dive team traveled to Austin for the 5A state swim meet, held on Feb. 17-18. The team got in the finals for two events, the one meter diving and 50 yard freestyle. Senior Ohemaa Barnes came in 15th in the 50 yard freestyle after finishing 16th the previous day. Senior H...

Tigers roll in playoffs on high note

Tigers roll in playoffs on high note

February 12, 2017

Junior Elias Thurman blocks a shot from the opposing team. The Tigers defeated Hallsville 64-58 taking a win on senior night.The senior night game for boys varsity basketball was on Feb. 10. The Tigers pulled through last minute after an intense close game for a win with 64-58. The game kicked off w...

Senior breaks school record for most career goals

Senior breaks school record for most career goals

February 6, 2017

Senior Rachael Shewmaker beat the school record for most career goals in Texas High history on Friday, Jan. 27. The Lady Tigers beat Greenville in their first district game 7-0, with Shewmaker scoring 4 goals. The previous record–76 goals–was held by 2015 graduate Hannah Brantley. Shewmaker finished ...

Girls soccer secures top spots in tournaments

Girls soccer secures top spots in tournaments

January 24, 2017

The girls varsity soccer team won first and third place in two consecutive tournaments. Each tournament lasted three days during which the team played five games per tournament. On Jan. 5-7, the Lady Tigers competed in the Spring Hill Lady Panthers Invitational in Longview. The tournament was based ...

Battle of the cats

Battle of the cats

January 17, 2017

The Texas High Tigers faced off against the Greenville Lions at a home game that ended with an outstanding win of 89-51 on Friday, Jan. 13. The game started out strongly for the Tigers as quick offensive plays opened the game up 24-10 in the first quarter. After several major saves by #35 Trevalence...

Tigersharks take first in TISCA meet

Tigersharks take first in TISCA meet

November 29, 2016

The Tigersharks got an impressive win at the Northeast Texas TISCA Championship on Nov. 19. Texas High hosted the meet with 26 different schools and 424 participants in attendance. “It was bigger than any meet I'd ever been to, and certainly the biggest meet we had ever hosted in the past,” ...

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