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Then freshman Perla Flores finishes the 3200 at the 2019 Jerry B. Griffin Invitational track meet on Wilemon Field.

JERRY B. GRIFFIN INVITATIONAL TRACK MEET THIS SATURDAY

By Bianca Cisneros, Photographer February 13, 2020

The boys and girls track program will host its annual Jerry B. Griffin Invitational track meet at 8 a.m. Saturday on Wilemon Field. “I considered that the most challenging event is the two miles because...

ARCHER BREAKS RECORD

ARCHER BREAKS RECORD

By Paola Diaz, Photographer December 5, 2019

Sophomore Vanessa Tran-le broke her own archery record with score of 288 last month. She is the top female archer in the district and a first-time belt holder for SHHS. “I was really surprised with...

ORTIZ SIGNS WITH SMU

ORTIZ SIGNS WITH SMU

By Moises Castro, Editor-in-Chief November 13, 2019

Senior Jose Ortiz signed with Southern Methodist University today to play soccer. “I was just happy and excited because that's another chapter in my life; going to college,” Ortiz said. “Especially...

GIRLS BASKETBALL TRYOUTS TODAY,  TOMORROW

GIRLS BASKETBALL TRYOUTS TODAY, TOMORROW

By Bianca Cisneros, Photographer October 17, 2019

The girls' basketball program will hold tryouts from 3 to 5 p.m. today and tomorrow in Gym A. “I'm looking for a mature player on the court and off the court because if they are trying to go to the...

JV2 BOYS SOCCER TEAM UNDEFEATED

By Jaylan Davis, Staff Writer February 13, 2019

The JV2 boys soccer team has an undefeated record (12-0) so far this season. “It’s going well as far as wins, but we need to work on controlling the ball,” Jaime Vasquez said. Forward Eric...

FOUR MEN’S WRESTLERS ADVANCE TO REGIONALS

FOUR MEN’S WRESTLERS ADVANCE TO REGIONALS

By Martin Villasenor Jr., Staff Writer February 13, 2019

The men’s wrestling team is doing better this year than last year, but the team can always improve, head coach Jonathan Cruz said. “I’m confident that at least eight of our students would make...

NEXT STOP: STATE

NEXT STOP: STATE

By Yesenia Vargas, Staff Writer December 14, 2018

The girls cross country team will work on advancing from regionals to the state meet next season. “The season was actually great,” junior Yureni Gutierrez said. “I’m still hoping to get better...

LADY TEXAN BASKETBALL WILL USE TEAMWORK TO IMPROVE THIS SEASON

By Hailey Hernandez, Staff Writer December 14, 2018

This season the varsity girls basketball team will focus on communication on and off the court and on making the team better overall, junior Jimena Cortez said. Cortez said she’s working hard physically...

STRONG TO THE FINISH: Freshman Tavion Jenkins runs to ward the in-zone in a game against the Lamar Vikings Oct. 25 on Wilemon Field. Jenkins said he started playing football when he was 12 years old and that balancing sports with school work is not difficult for him because he’s a student athlete. “I’m motivated to keep playing because my team needs me,” he said. “After all nobody wants to end up on the bench.” Photo by Alaja Moore.

FRESHMEN FOOTBALL WILL WORK ON BLOCKING, TACKLING FOR NEXT SEASON

By Luis Herrera, Staff Writer December 12, 2018

This year’s freshman football season was better than last year, head coach Scott Chance said. “The kids were more skilled this year than they were last year,” he said. “We had more talent than...

Varsity boys soccer team, 2017-18.

HIGH EXPECTATIONS FOR THIS SEASON

By Moises Castro, Editor-in-Chief December 11, 2018

Head coach Joey Rodriguez has high hopes to win the state championship this soccer season, as the program just wrapped up tryouts Nov. 28. Last year the varsity team did not make it past the second...

VARSITY SOFTBALL TEAM DETERMINED TO MAKE A MARK

VARSITY SOFTBALL TEAM DETERMINED TO MAKE A MARK

By Sarah Cruz and Daisy Arreguin May 30, 2018

Two first team all district players, two second team all district players, two honorable mentions, and three district games were won during the 2018 softball season. “You learn something new everyday,”...

TEXANS STRENGTHEN OFFENSE, DEFENSE FOR NEXT SEASON

TEXANS STRENGTHEN OFFENSE, DEFENSE FOR NEXT SEASON

By Alejandro Rivera and Luis Herrera May 24, 2018

To improve its playoff chances for the 2018-19 season the varsity football team will work on its offensive and defensive plays, assistant head coach Antonio Stinson said. “Ideally, we would like to...

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