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Player feels at home with family on the field

Stephani Whisenant May 2, 2012

The pitcher is in the zone - strike one, strike two, then the crack of the bat as the ball bounces across the infield toward the shortstop. The shortstop makes the grab and fires, off-balanced, toward...

A Pennie Saved is a penny earned; student earns scholarship

Davis Downey April 18, 2012

It can be difficult for many students to adapt to the increasing pressures of academics coupled with athletic opportunity. Senior Shavon Pennie has not only adapted, but has also grown stronger from his...

Student skills rewarded with scholarships for baseball

Eva Araujo April 10, 2012

The pitcher walks up to the mound feeling the weight of the ball in his hand. He takes a deep breath focusing in on his target. He tightens his grip on the ball, winds up, and releases. The catcher frames...

Soccer player kicks into gear on and off field

Regina Flores February 29, 2012

Discipline, leadership, and determination are only a few qualities that make an athlete great. After years of playing soccer, junior Jaime Thompson has developed all of these characteristics and more. “I’ve...

Swinging into a passion for golf

Maurissa Ramirez February 24, 2012

Checking the wind speed and direction, choosing the correct club, stepping up to the tee and swinging, hoping to make it to the green - those are just some of the steps junior Clayton Hudson goes through...

Takin’ it to the hoop

John Fuller February 3, 2012

ESPN is a fixture in most households across the nation, but few viewers have the chance to personally know the athletes featured on the television channel. Bryan High students are an exception, as senior...

Tennis star ‘serves’ others

Eva Araujo November 29, 2011

To some, tennis is just a hobby or a sport, played just to exercise. But that’s not the case for one particular senior mixed-doubles tennis player. Senior Jacob Preston has been playing tennis since...

Fun pastime turned competitive

Marisa Lindeman November 9, 2011

Most people who find themselves splashing in the water do it to pass the time in the hot Texas summer, but some take this pastime to a competitive level. Senior Haley Clark is an example of this. Not only...

Snapping into rhythm, student remains centered

Emma Raleigh October 26, 2011

Under the glow of the stadium lights and with the roar of the crowd behind him, senior Lance Graul can be seen each Friday night snapping the ball into play for the Vikings and marching alongside the band. Yet,...

Student learns life lessons through volleyball

Stephani Whisenant September 21, 2011

Determination is an important value on and off the court, and one student who possesses that ability is senior volleyball player Alyssa Micheletti. Micheletti has been on the volleyball team since her...

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