Wildcat Tales

Track and field prepares for state meet

Junior Charles Brockman (right) competes alongside Allen senior Bryce Douglas in the boys 300-meter hurdles at the District 6-6A track and field meet in Flower Mound. (Photo courtesy of Plano Running)

Taryn Evans, Staff Writer

May 4, 2016

Several Plano runners advanced in the track and field postseason following their performances in the district, area and regional meets. The results of the district meet, held early this April at Marcus Stadium in Flower Mound, sent 10 individual competitors and one relay team to the area round. J...

Wrestling prepares for district meet

Plano wrestling in action during the McKinney North duals on Jan. 16 at McKinney North High 
School. Photo by Kelly Jones.

Ashlee Salfelder, Staff Writer

February 2, 2016

Currently standing with an 8-4 record in dual matches and placing in three tournaments so far, the boys wrestling team has had a successful season heading into the district meet. The team began the season with a third place showing at the Cougar Dual Tournament in mid-November, which followed their op...

Girls soccer seeks postseason return

Senior #22 Claire Gantzer controls the ball in the varsity match against Lewisville on Jan. 12. The game finished in a 3-0 win for Plano.  Photo credit to Varsity Views.

Khara Ekes, Staff Writer

February 1, 2016

With the knowledge that there is a tough season ahead of them, the girls varsity soccer team is preparing to try and make a return to the postseason for the first time since 2010. In order to do so, varsity head coach Mary Clarke has studied the team’s performance over the past few seasons to try ...

Boys soccer aims for bounceback season

Jon Roth attempts to flick the ball on during the varsity game against Allen on Jan. 19. The match ended in a 2-2 draw. Photo credit to Varsity Views.

Amanda McNatt, Staff Writer

February 1, 2016

Following a disappointing last season, the boys varsity soccer team hopes to get back on track this year. After winning only three district games and finishing last in District 6-6A in 2015, team members like senior goalkeeper Jose Madrigal are determined to perform better this season. “We ...

Wildcats top Farmers on Senior Night

Plano and Lewisville players shake hands following their varsity football game on Nov. 6. (Photo by Plano QB Club)

Cameron Drummond, Sports Editor

November 11, 2015

Plano ended the 2015 season on a high this past Friday night, defeating the Lewisville Farmers 37-17 on Senior Night at Kimbrough Stadium. Senior running back Brandon Stephens led the way for the Wildcats in his final high school game, rushing for 212 yards and three touchdowns against a beleaguered...

Volleyball playoff preview: Hebron

Cameron Drummond, Sports Editor

November 9, 2015

To help Wildcat fans out, the Wildcat Tales will preview each opponent that Plano Senior will face in the state volleyball playoffs prior to their match with the Wildcats. For the third round of the playoffs, the Wildcat Tales staff introduces Plano’s opposition, the Hebron Hawks. School – Heb...

Game 10: Lewisville

Cameron Drummond, Sports Editor

November 6, 2015

To help Wildcat fans out, the Wildcat Tales will be posting a weekly preview of each Plano Senior football opponent prior to their clash with the Wildcats. To finish the season, the Wildcat Tales staff introduces Plano’s week eleven opponents, the Lewisville Fighting Farmers. School - Lewisville High School. Locatio...

Volleyball playoff preview: Colleyville Heritage

Cameron Drummond, Sports Editor

November 5, 2015

To help Wildcat fans out, the Wildcat Tales will preview each opponent that Plano Senior will face in the state volleyball playoffs prior to their match with the Wildcats. For the second round of the playoffs, the Wildcat Tales staff introduces Plano’s opposition, the Colleyville Heritage Panthers....

Volleyball playoff preview: Denton Guyer

Cameron Drummond, Sports Editor

October 31, 2015

To help Wildcat fans out, the Wildcat Tales will preview each opponent that Plano Senior will face in the state volleyball playoffs prior to their match with the Wildcats. For the first round of the playoffs, the Wildcat Tales staff introduces Plano’s opposition, the Denton Guyer Wildcats. Scho...

Game 9: Flower Mound Marcus

Cameron Drummond, Sports Editor

October 27, 2015

To help Wildcat fans out, the Wildcat Tales will be posting a weekly preview of each Plano Senior football opponent prior to their clash with the Wildcats. Following the bye week, the Wildcat Tales staff introduces Plano’s week 10 opposition, the Flower Mound Marcus Marauders. School - Edward S. Marcus High School. L...

Volleyball clinches playoff berth on Senior Night

Wildcat seniors pose around the Senior Night banner. First Row: Shalom Ifeanyichukwu, KK Magee (manager), Maggie Cross, Megan Duncan. Second Row: Madeline Johnson, Maggie Sagers, Madelyn Cole, Gabby Howard, Emma Tecklenburg. (Photo by Plano Volleyball)

Mari Brown, Staff Writer

October 26, 2015

Volleyball seniors secured passage to the playoffs this past Friday night following a victory at home against Flower Mound Marcus.   The win coincided with the celebration of Senior Night for the volleyball team, as a special ceremony for the seniors took place following the game. Senior libero ...

Wildcats stumble to third straight defeat

Plano junior Jacoree Sanders returns a fumble during the 21-7 defeat at home to McKinney Boyd. (Photo by Varsity Views)

Cameron Drummond, Sports Editor

October 20, 2015

Ineffectiveness and an inability to take the opportunities presented to them marred the Wildcat offense again on Friday night, as Plano slumped to a 21-7 Homecoming game defeat to the McKinney Boyd Broncos. The Wildcats opened the game with two consecutive third down conversions on runs from senior...

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