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Disney World Bound

April 1, 2019

Eighty-three students, in seven officers, competed in the state competition in Dallas Feb. 21-23.     The event was a total of 3 days, including opening ceremony day, competition day, and closing ceremony day where ...

The Bare Minimum

The Bare Minimum

February 27, 2019

End of A Season

Kelley Beeler, Sports and Opinions Editor

May 28, 2018

After making the playoffs, the boys lacrosse team lost to Reagan High School. The team finished 11-6 overall and finished the game against Reagan 9-15. “The team has really played their heart out this year,” Logan Ziccardi sa...

Maverick swimmers prove their speed through district, regional competition; boys’ relay advances to State

Alejandra Fraire, Copy editor

March 2, 2016

The last few weeks, the Mavs established themselves as some of the fastest swimmers in the district from district championships and regional meet with the boys’ 200m freestyle relay advancing to State Feb.19-20.   “(D...

Swimmers Earn All State Honors

Aleah Goldberg, Co-Editor-in-Chief

April 14, 2015

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...

Playing to State; The Top of the Team

Izzy Gallegos, Reporter

May 12, 2014

The golf team had five seniors named to the Academic All-State teams. Seniors Natalie Windolph and Zachary Gibbons made the first team of the Academic All-State, senior Brett Gassman made second team, and seniors Caitlin Blair...

Students Compete at TFA State

Amrin Madhani, Reporter

March 24, 2014

The week before spring break Keith Gruber (10), Jen Sloan (12) and Violla George (10) competed at the Texas Forensics Association, State Level. Once again, Gruber and Sloan enticed their audience by receiving 20th in State fo...

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