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Girls’ Water Polo Advances to State

Aleah Goldberg, Co-Editor-in-Chief

May 13, 2015

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As the water polo season came to an end, Maverick swimmers earned two final recognitions. The girls water polo team was among the last 16 teams in the state still playing and three swimmers made the All-Region team. Also,...

Boys’ LAX Ends Regular Season, Advances to Playoffs

Kendal Higgins, Reporter

May 8, 2015

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The boys’ lacrosse regular season ended April 22 with a score of 16-11 beating Georgetown. This game had been rescheduled from April 2 to April 22 due to the Eagle’s field being used by soccer. The boys only lost one district...

Boys’ LAX Take Another Win Against St. Michael’s

Kendal Higgins, Reporter

April 14, 2015

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“We are going to win,” senior Zac Shelton said. Sheltons’ prediction was correct. The Mavericks took revenge against St. Michael's on April 8. “They beat us last year so it was nice to beat them this year,”...

Swimmers Earn All State Honors

Aleah Goldberg, Co-Editor-in-Chief

April 14, 2015

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Because they placed in the top 24 in the state, many McNeil swimmers earned All State Honors. “Everyone’s times are compared to everyone else’s in the entire state,” senior Cara Chin said. “So you just have to swim...

Swimmers Begin Water Polo Season

Aleah Goldberg, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 30, 2015

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After a long swim season, some swimmers began the third water polo season in school history at the first tournament at Round Rock High School on Mar. 26. The girls’ team of 18 won one of two games while the boys’ team of 11...

Hard Loss Against Hendrickson for Softbal

Luisa Perry, Reporter

March 25, 2015

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Starting off district play against Hendrickson, the softball team faced a harsh 1-17 loss at the hands of the Lady Hawks. “Hendrickson hit the ball very well but they also capitalized on our errors,” coach Terri Pierce said. One...

Season Ends for Lady Mavs Basketball

Sam Collins, Reporter

March 4, 2015

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The Lady Mavs basketball team ended its season Feb. 10 against Stony Point High School with a final score of 48-58. The girls unfortunately did not make it to playoffs. While the girls wish they had made it to playoffs, they...

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