Wildcat Tales

Drill team faces antagonism from student section

Drill team faces antagonism from student section

Mari Brown, Staff Writer & Featured Columnist

November 9, 2014

Although the Planoettes and the student section are rooting for the same school, there have been tensions between the two -- causing the drill team to have to sit with the band during football games. It all started at the second football game of the season. The drill team sat in the student section...

Plano vs. Flower Mound Marcus Varsity Football Live Blog – Oct. 30, 2014

Plano vs. Flower Mound Marcus Varsity Football Live Blog – Oct. 30, 2014

Cameron Drummond, Sports Writer

October 30, 2014

A final thanks to all who have followed our live blog both tonight and throughout the season, again your final score is Plano Senior 41   Flower Mound Marcus 7.  A resounding Senior Night victory for the Wildcats is highlighted by 2 TDs each from Lopaka Yoro and Brandon Stephens, while Brooks Pan...

Plano vs. Plano East Varsity Football Live Blog – Oct. 10, 2014

Plano vs. Plano East Varsity Football Live Blog – Oct. 10, 2014

Cameron Drummond, Sports Writer

October 10, 2014

  Thank you to all who have followed out live blog tonight, have a great weekend. Again the final score is Plano Senior 34   Plano East 6. *GAME NOTE: Plano Senior RB Brandon Stephens had 3 TDs tonight, along with 17 carries for 178 yards in the victory. FINAL SCORE: PLANO SENIOR 34   PLANO EAST 6 ...

Wildcats hand Wolfpack first loss in intercity rivalry game

Wildcats hand Wolfpack first loss in intercity rivalry game

Cameron Drummond, Sports Writer

October 3, 2014

Overcoming long-shot odds and a multitude of penalties throughout the game, the Plano Senior Wildcats edged out a 17-14 victory over rivals Plano West at Clark Stadium on Friday night, earning their fourth win of the season in the process. The Wildcats, not favorited to win against the Wolves, started...

Plano vs. Flower Mound Varsity Football Live Blog – Sept. 26, 2014

Plano vs. Flower Mound Varsity Football Live Blog – Sept. 26, 2014

Cameron Drummond, Sports Writer

September 26, 2014

To all who have followed us tonight, thank you, and have a good night. Again, the final score is Plano Senior 35   Flower Mound 13. The Wildcats improve to 3-2 on the season and 2-1 in district play with the win.  The Wildcats win on Homecoming Night as RB Brandon Stephens runs rampant on Fl...

Plano vs. Allen Varsity Football Live Blog – Sept. 18, 2014

Plano vs. Allen Varsity Football Live Blog – Sept. 18, 2014

Cameron Drummond, Sports Writer

September 18, 2014

Thank you again and have a good night! Thank you to all who have followed our live blog tonight from Clark Stadium, where Allen has defeated Plano Senior by a 42-3 score.  A game dominated from start-to-finish by the Eagles, there was no other result on the cards tonight at Clark Stadium. QB Kyle...

Plano vs. Hebron Varsity Football Live Blog – Sept. 12, 2014

Plano vs. Hebron Varsity Football Live Blog – Sept. 12, 2014

Cameron Drummond, Sports Writer

September 12, 2014

Thank you to all who have followed our live feed tonight, with the final score again giving the win to Plano Senior by a 35-14 score. *GAME NOTE: Brandon Stephens scored 4 of the Wildcats' 5 TDs on the night, surpassing his season high of 3 from last week. Plano Senior meanwhile improves to 2-1 with the...

Plano vs. Irving MacArthur Varsity Football Live Blog – Sept. 5th, 2014

Plano vs. Irving MacArthur Varsity Football Live Blog – Sept. 5th, 2014

Cameron Drummond, Sports Writer

September 5, 2014

Thank you to all who followed the game via our coverage, and have a good night. That concludes our live coverage of tonight's varsity football game with the final score of Plano Senior 34  Irving MacArthur 20. Plano Senior moves to 1-1 on the season with the win, while Irving MacArthur falls t...

Wildcats complete sweep of Rockwall, clinch spot in regional semifinals

Wildcats complete sweep of Rockwall, clinch spot in regional semifinals

Haley Samsel, Sports Columnist

May 17, 2014

Surrounded by a packed park, the varsity baseball team avenged last year’s playoff disappointment in a dominant performance against Rockwall on Fri., May 16, winning the game 6-0. Plano completed the sweep in the best-of-3 series and captured the regional quarterfinal title on Friday after winning...

Boys soccer’s playoff hopes dashed in loss to Pearce

Haley Samsel, Sports Columnist

March 29, 2014

After advancing to the postseason for the first time under head coach Doug Adams, the boys soccer team was defeated 1-2 by J.J. Pearce in an overtime nail-biter that came down to the final minutes of the game. Senior defenseman and the coach's son, Jon, claimed the Wildcats’ sole goal of the night...

Hockey state championship game: Plano vs. West

Luis Escamilla, Journalism 1 Writer

March 7, 2014

As winter rolls on and spring begins, the hockey team ends their season with an outstanding record of 15-4 at state playoffs. Last night they went up against the undefeated Plano West hockey team, who were seeking their 3rd championship. Varsity forwards senior Jacob Lowery and junior Zack Stilinovich,...

Swimming and diving team finish fourth at State Championships

Swimming and diving team finish fourth at State Championships

Connor Gray, Journalism 1 Writer

February 25, 2014

The Boys' Swimming and Diving Team finished 4th at the State Championships on Feb. 21 and the 22. Previously the mens' and womens' swim teams competed in the regional swim meet on Saturday, Feb. 8 with the mens' team finishing in first place and the womens' team finishing fourth, at the Rockwall ISD...