Wildcat Tales

Lady wildcats strive to triumph another state championship

Lady wildcats strive to triumph another state championship

Grayson Krumnow, Sports Editor

January 11, 2019


Filed under Sports

    The girl's basketball team have begun their quest to repeat as state champions, playing several key non-conference games to open the season.     The team started the season with a perfect record of 10-0, including a 4-0 record at home and 2-0 in away games.     The Lady Wildc...

Wildcat volleyball team digs deep into the playoffs

Wildcat volleyball team digs deep into the playoffs

Tyler Luker, Staff Writer

January 11, 2019


Filed under Sports

    Despite being underdogs, the Lady Wildcats volleyball team made their deepest playoff run in five years, however, their run came to an end against Prosper on Nov. 6 in the third round, losing in four sets.     Senior co-captain Grace Glasscock thinks this season has been a success altho...

Wildcat basketball team is ambitious to have lasting run in playoffs

Wildcat basketball team is ambitious to have lasting run in playoffs

Grayson Krumnow, Sports Editor

January 11, 2019


Filed under Sports

 The boy's basketball team have begun their fall season, playing their first games against Frisco Heritage, Mesquite, Frisco Lone Star tournament and Desoto and holding a record of 4-3.     The boys were unsuccessful in their season opener, losing the tough game against Frisco Heritage by ...

Senior Ashlyn Hilliard triumphs race in Round Rock

Senior Ashlyn Hilliard triumphs race in Round Rock

Isis Kazadi, Opinion Editor

November 26, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Ashlyn Hilliard conquered the state championship cross country race in Round Rock walking away as not only a school record holder for the 5k, but with a 6A State Champion title on her belt.     Hilliard has been steadily working her way to becoming a champion since her sophomore  year, fir...

Golf teams showing early signs of success

Golf teams showing early signs of success

Grayson Krumnow, Sports Editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

Tournament wins set tone for season this spring The varsity boys and girls golf teams are continuing to play their fall tournaments before district play in the spring. The boys come fresh off a first place victory at the Prairie Lakes tournament on Oct. 2. This is the third of five total tourname...

Volleyball team fighting way into playoffs

Volleyball team fighting way into playoffs

Tyler Luker, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

Varsity team trying to keep season alive with win The Lady Wildcats volleyball team is looking to win a playoff spot in a tiebreaker match against McKinney Boyd on Oct. 26 in Allen despite a slow start to the season. Teri Minnis, volleyball coach, has created a game plan to defeat McKinney Boyd. ...

Wildcat football looking for new groove

Wildcat football looking for new groove

Grayson Krumnow, Sports Editor

September 26, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Varsity team trying to find winning path to finish season The Wildcat football team has begun their 2018 season with non-conference games against Hebron, Eastwood El Paso and Rowlett. The team started the season with a tough one point loss to the Hebron Hawks, with a score of 27-28, but showed l...

Cross Country upping game

Cross Country upping game

Tyler Luker, Staff Writer

September 25, 2018


Filed under Sports

Both boys and girls teams striding to improve The Wildcats cross country teams are looking to improve their performances over last season’s early ending for most of the runners at the UIL District 6A meet. Senior Ashlyn Hillyard was the only Wildcat to participate in the state meet, finishing third in...

Helmet rule cause change

Helmet rule cause change

Grayson Krumnow, Sports Editor

September 25, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Sports

New NFL rule changes play at all levels With the implementation of the NFL’s new helmet rules announced in May, it has not just changed the play of pro football, but changes football played at all levels, including play for the Plano Wildcats. “It is a foul if a player lowers his head to initi...

Wildcat volleyball clawing way to success

Wildcat volleyball clawing way to success

Isis Kazadi, Opinion Editor

September 25, 2018


Filed under Sports

  The Lady Wildcats conquered Rockwall Heath in a riveting five set away game to start the season, striking Heath with violent attacks, rock solid defense and an undying urge to win. The match went five long, hard sets that required the utmost of teamwork to win. “[The game] really helped...

Girls Softball Advance to State

Julie Reynolds, Online Editor

May 29, 2018


Filed under Sports

Coach Bersosa is proud of her team and they will advance to the semi finals on Friday, June 1. against Atascocita at University of Texas at Austin. Please congratulate the girls on their accomplishment.

Planoettes become National Champions

Julie Reynolds, Online Editor-in-chief

March 29, 2018


Filed under News, Sports

Planoettes received the Super Team National Champion Title and 6th place out of 120 teams, please congratulate the following ladies: Soloists – 5th runner-up Amy Driscoll 3rd runner-up Jami Friedman 2nd runner-up Abbey Barnett   National Miss High Kick Company Marissa Chotiner Camille Lindholm   ...

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