Student documentary looks back on Argyle’s 2013 football season

One of the best things about having a great season is looking back at it a few months later. It’s fun to relieve those moments of joy, when for one once, your team wasn’t always on the losing end of the final score.

The Talon, Argyle’s student newspaper, produced this short documentary on the Eagles’ run to the 2013 3A Division II football state championship. The documentary will be submitted for an upcoming University Interscholastic League contest.

It’s a very solid effort for a group of high school kids, and it’s definitely worth watching. In case you’re wondering, we’re 174 days away from the first games of the season.


Why the UIL should be watching the state lieutenant governor’s race

State Senator Dan Patrick (R) joins David Dewhurst in the May 27th run-off for the state's lieutenant governor position. Patrick has previously authored bills regarding private and parochial schools joining the University Interscholastic League. (Louis DeLuca/The Dallas Morning News)

Most people around the state shuffled to their nearest polling station and cast their votes in Tuesday’s primaries.

Maybe you weren’t one of those people, but you enjoy high school athletics. Well, it’s time to start paying attention.

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What to expect: Argyle vs. Waco La Vega

Argyle hopes to celebrate on Saturday when it faces Waco La Vega for the Class 3A girls basketball state title. (Ashley Landis/For the Dallas Morning News)

It won’t get much better than it’s going to get on Saturday.

No. 1 vs. No. 2. Waco La Vega vs. Argyle. Flying mascot vs. eye-patched mascot.

Grab an overpriced hot dog and find your seat inside the Frank Erwin Center, because it should be a pretty good game.

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Class 3A state tournament: What to watch for in Austin

Delaney Sain and the Argyle Lady Eagles look to pick up the school's second girls basketball state title this weekend in 3A state tournament in Austin. (David Minton/Denton Record-Chronicle)

Theoretically, the four teams playing in this weekend’s Class 3A state tournament have an equal chance of winning the state tournament.

But we know the odds aren’t in everybody’s favor.

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Argyle moves past disputed finish of regional final against Celina

By now, you have probably heard about all the chaos regarding the final seconds of last Saturday’s girls basketball 3A Region II girls final at Texas A&M-Commerce between Celina and Argyle

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Argyle, Celina set to meet in Region II final

Argyle and Celina will play at 1 p.m. today in the 3A Region II final. The winner advances to the 3A state tournament in Austin next weekend. (David Minton/Denton Record-Chronicle)

COMMERCE — I think we all saw this one coming.

In a few hours, Argyle and Celina will play for the third and final this season, with the winner headed to the Class 3A girls basketball state tournament.

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Girls basketball: District 10-3A’s top teams set for regional tournament

Throughout the season, it was clear that District 10-3A was one of the strongest girls basketball districts in the state.

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Guyer-Wichita Falls boys basketball game rescheduled

Because of the inclement weather that refuses to leave the area alone, Guyer-Wichita Falls boys basketball game scheduled for Friday night has been rescheduled, according to the Record-Chronicle’s  Adam Boedeker.

The two teams will play at 3 p.m. on Saturday at Guyer in the final home game for the Wildcats.


Ryan defensive tackle J.T. Williams picks Southern Miss

Ryan senior defensive tackle signed with Southern Miss on Wednesday. He chose the Golden Eagles over Massachusetts and Houston Baptist. (Mike Mezuel II/For the Denton Record-Chronicle)

A few months ago, it looked as if J.T. Williams was headed to the Southeastern Conference.

Then a few weeks ago, the stress mounted as Williams’ options to play college football dwindled.

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Ryan’s Sekou Clark signs with Vanderbilt

Ryan senior defensive end Sekou Clark flashes the "Anchors Down" symbol after he signed with the Southeastern Conference school on Wednesday morning. (Ben Baby/Denton Record-Chronicle)


Before last weekend, Ryan senior defensive end was committed to Louisiana-Monroe and planned on taking an official visit to Boise State before national signing day.

Then Vanderbilt came in and ruined all those plans.

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