The Hawk Eye

Photo Gallery: Basketball 9/24

Kai Fernando , Reporter September 30, 2020

The fall season for the boys basketball team started on Sept. 24 when they competed against Coppell and Lewisville. The team beat Coppell 53-31 and lost to Lewisville 40-42 .    “The team...

Senior midfielder Ava Meyer practices shooting drills outside of school. The team practices everyday in order to prepare for the upcoming soccer season.

Senior athletes look forward to final season

Hailey Dirks and Joshua Kim, Managing Editor and Reporter September 22, 2020

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, sports are continuing with rule changes in an attempt to keep everyone safe. Seniors reflect on past seasons and look forward to their final season, despite unprecedented...

Senior Ben Grider plays a singles match during fourth period Sept. 15. The tennis team has been practicing drills and is focusing on skill-oriented training.

Swinging through COVID-19

Mia Nguyen and Christa Jophy September 18, 2020

The fall tennis season officially started on Sept. 8 with a match against McKinney High School, after the season was halted due to COVID-19 last spring. The team will play its next match against Grapevine...

The offensive linemen line up to run through a play at practice on Sept. 16. On Friday, the team will compete against another team for the first time since Nov. 15 in a scrimmage against Allen.

Football adapts to COVID-19 safety regulations

Katlynn Fox, Emma Short, and Grace Edgeworth September 18, 2020

In preparation for the upcoming season, the football team has implemented safety precautions to protect coaches and players against COVID-19.  “Logistically, it's been difficult,” offensive coordinator...

The Silver Wings prepare to perform at halftime during a football game on August 30. After football season ended, the girls started preparing for their annual Spring Show which has been canceled due to COVID-19. “As hard as practices were, I miss them a lot,” captain Mariah McCardell said. “We have a habit of complaining about waking up super early, but at the end of the day, those girls are what got me through those early mornings and now I don’t get to see them. I wish I had taken the time to realize how lucky I am.”

Dancing through change

Kate Knauff, News editor April 29, 2020

COVID-19 has brought changes to everyone’s lives. Whether it is online-schooling or sports cancelations, everyone has had to adapt to changes. For the Silver Wings, that means adapting and improvising...

Junior Connor McGinnis hits a ball during a game. The baseball season was halted before districts.

Senior athletes reflect on spring season cancellations

Mia Nguyen, Web Editor April 28, 2020

On April 17  the Universal Interscholastic League announced that all Spring activities and championships would be cancelled due to COVID-19. Sports such as softball, baseball, lacrosse, soccer, tennis...

Ways to stay fit during quarantine

Ways to stay fit during quarantine

Henry Hays, Sports Editor April 16, 2020

With Covid-19 keeping almost everyone at home, it is practically impossible to go to the gym and workout. However, there are simple things people can do to keep in shape and get a good workout at home....

Junior Trent McCown dives back into first after the pitcher tries to pick him off at the Hebron vs. Prosper scrimmage on February 24. Varsity practices during fourth period.

Baseball to play in Lewisville tournament from Thursday to Saturday

Kate Knauff, News editor March 11, 2020

The baseball team will play six games in the Lewisville tournament this Thursday through Saturday at Hebron. “The tournaments help us get prepared for district,” coach Steve Stone said. “The whole...

Sophomore Ethan Connolly practices performance for WGI on Feb. 25th in the auxiliary gym. WGI is being held in March, and if they make it to finals, they’ll get to perform at the UNT Coliseum.

Colorguard finishes first at NTCA competition

Mitchell Mayhaw, Reporter February 27, 2020

The colorguard team finished first at the North Texas Colorguard Association (NTCA) competition on Feb. 15. “Winning NTCA means that our hard work is paying off,” junior Karen Lopez said. “We...

Senior Tre Henry is pitching the ball against Prosper at Hebron. Pitching is one of the teams strengths this year, according to Stone.

Baseball prepares for upcoming season

Mitchell Mayhaw, Reporter February 26, 2020

Baseball will start its season on Feb. 27 against McKinney High School at 11 a.m. at home. “We have had three weeks of practice and two weeks of scrimmages, and we start our three weeks of tournaments...

Juniors Rohan Agarwal and Robert Herrera pose for a photo.

Double Trouble

Mia Nguyen, Web Editor February 12, 2020

The spring tennis season started Jan. 31 with competing schools all over the metroplex. During the fall season, tennis competes as a team; in the spring, athletes compete individually in singles and doubles...

soccer

Girls soccer prepares to face MacArthur

Mitchell Mayhaw, Reporter February 7, 2020

The girls soccer team will play a home game against Irving MacArthur on Feb. 7 at 7:30 p.m. “We have learned from our mistakes in games by assessing our weaknesses in every circumstance,” assistant...