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A Historic Win! - The Wakeland Wolverines come out victorious, beating Woodrow Wilson High School 38-7. Beating Wilson was probably one of the best feelings I’ve had with football. We haven’t won a playoff game in over 4 years, so that was another goal that we had set as leaders on the team. To be able to accomplish that and see our hard work be rewarded is like no other, C. Myer said. The Wolverines will be playing their second playoff game against Highland Park on Nov. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Eagle Stadium in Allen, Tx.

Kick Off to Round Two

After beating Woodrow Wilson High School with a score of 38-7, the Wakeland High School Varsity Football team advances in Playoffs.
Ashley Deckert and Paris Bashlor, Editors-in-Chief November 18, 2021

Wakeland High School’s Varsity Football team has advanced to the Playoffs.  The Wolverines played against Woodrow Wilson High School’s Wildcats this past weekend, beating them with a score of 38-7. “Beating...

Thomas takes on state...times two

Thomas takes on state…times two

Maci Martin, Reporter November 16, 2021

Going to a state competition is a great accomplishment for a team or individual. Now imagine going to two state competitions in the same week.  Junior Emma Thomas attended state for band and cross...

Senior Jared White escapes the Knights with a big run for a first down. Wakeland defeated Independence 49-0 on Oct. 7 at The Ford Center. Photo by Sarah Hazelip.

Wolverine Football is Playoff Bound

Joshua McDaniel, Reporter November 12, 2021

The Wakeland football team has an overall record of 7-2 and finished third in district through the regular season.  Wakeland football had a successful season despite some setbacks against Lone Star and...

FISD proposes new potential school zones. With the upcoming 2022-2023 school year, FISD will be making changes to school zones to prevent overcrowding in schools, as well as add students to the new schools that will open next fall.

Frisco ISD Makes Plans to Alter School Zones for the 2022-2023 School Year

With the opening of Panther Creek High School and Minett Elementary School next fall, the District makes plans to rezone schools in Frisco ISD.
Paris Bashlor, Editor-in-Chief November 4, 2021

Within Frisco ISD, there are 11 high schools, 17 middle schools, 42 elementary schools, as well as 3 special programs schools. Minett Elementary School and Panther Creek High School will be added to that...

Put the Pep in the Pep Rallies

Put the Pep in the Pep Rallies

Maci Martin, Reporter October 27, 2021

Pep rallies are a contributor to school spirit. They are meant to get the school community hyped up for the big football game that night.  But this year, pep rallies have looked a little different. Last...

Preparing to Compete! - Through hard work, Wakeland Band has been able to prepare for their competition season. Competition season is the best! Its a lot of hard work and really long days, but the feeling of accomplishment at the end of the show is definitely worth it! Thomas said. This Sat., the band will be performing and competing in the UIL Region Marching Contest at 10:30 a.m..

Battle of the Bands

Wakeland Band prepares for their competition season.
Ashley Deckert and Paris Bashlor, Editors-in-Chief October 15, 2021

As the season goes on, Wakeland Band has been preparing for upcoming competitions. The band starts preparing for competitions in mid-July during band camp.  “The time leading up to competition is...

Bringing out the festivities! - With homecoming coming up, students get ready to celebrate with school spirit. I’m most looking forward to hoco because it’s my senior year, Stover said. Wakelands homecoming will be on Sept. 17, 2021.

Mums, Garters, Suits, Dresses, Oh My!

Students of Wakeland High School get ready to celebrate homecoming.
Paris Bashlor and Ashley Deckert, Editors-in-Chief September 10, 2021

It’s that time of year again! Homecoming is right around the corner, and students are making preparations for the events ahead. Most students celebrate homecoming by going to the game, taking pictures,...

The cheer team sells mums and garters to students so they can easily  design what they want for their date. Wakeland homecoming is Sept. 17, 2021. Photo by Kate Nosel.

History of the Mum

The tradition of homecoming mums did not begin in the Lone Star State, but Texans made it better
Maci Martin, Reporter September 8, 2021

Everything is bigger in Texas - and that is obvious when it comes to homecoming mums. Once a Texas only tradition, it has permeated into the neighboring states of Oklahoma and Louisiana. “The first...

Vital Nutrition

Vital Nutrition

Vitality Bowls is a superfood cafe located in Frisco, Tx that serves açaí bowls, smoothies, and eventually healthy wraps, toasts, salads, and savory bowls.
Ashley Deckert and Paris Bashlor, Editors-in-Chief May 7, 2021

Vitality Bowls has been around in Frisco for the past few years, starting at Starwood off of Lebanon and Legacy. Its Eldorado location opened up in August 2017.  “Vitality Bowls is a superfood cafe...

A Wave of New Beginnings - Junior Kyle Davis creates new hats for his new clothing line, starting with a Hooked on Jesus design. I started to have a lot of ideas of designs to put on clothing, Davis said. Aside from hats, he will also be selling and producing hoodies and shirts.

A Wave of Blessings

Junior Kyle Davis launched his own clothing line called Wave of Blessings.
Ashley Deckert, Editor-in-Chief April 7, 2021

After seeing the success of other clothing brands, Kyle Davis was inspired to start his own called Wave of Blessings.  “I was just inspired by other brands, so I thought I should try one myself,”...

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