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Swinging into Playoffs

Swinging into Playoffs

Josh McDaniel and Sayde Blanchette May 4, 2023

With the year coming to a close, the Wakeland softball and baseball teams look to finish their seasons strong in the playoffs. The softball team finished 1st in district with a record of 13-1. Their...

Stews Crew

Stew’s Crew

Sayde Blanchette, Reporter April 14, 2023

Coach Stew has been a football coach for 40 years. He has coached generations of FISD athletes, some of whom are now FISD coaches, and continues to teach and support Wakeland students and athletes. Although...

Preparing for Playoffs

Preparing for Playoffs

Faith Blount, Hailey Gaas, and Addison Domino April 13, 2023

This year’s varsity softball team has been sweeping the floors this season, scoring a seat in the playoffs. They are currently number one in the district with a 10-1 record, with their only loss against...

Photo via @wakeland_golf on Twitter.

Wakeland Golf Stays on Par with Past Success

Ella Olfers, Reporter April 1, 2023

Wakeland is known for having highly competitive sports and academic teams. A year-round sport that many think is just the spring is golf - and the teams have been successful year after year. The girls'...

Photo via @WakeSoccer on Twitter.

Wolverines Win Area against West Mesquite

Josh McDaniel, Reporter March 31, 2023

Wolverines were victorious again in a 3-2 overtime thriller against West Mesquite in the Area Championship.  In the game, they played with confidence as they navigated through new and familiar experiences...

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Wolverines Advance after Penalties

Josh McDaniel, Reporter March 28, 2023

Up 3-2 in penalties after two saves from senior goalkeeper Hayden Owens, senior defender Ryan Gibson lined up to take the final kick.  As the students anxiously looked onward from the edge of the bleachers,...

Photo by Haley Reasor.

Wolverines Look to Continue Winning Ways

Josh McDaniel, Reporter March 24, 2023

The Wolverines are headed to the playoffs again!  After years of success, performing in the playoffs has almost become synonymous with the Wakeland boys soccer team.  They were state champions in 2021...

Once a Coach, Always a Coach

Once a Coach, Always a Coach

Rachel Dickerson, Reporter February 16, 2023

Athletic programs change from year to year for tons of reasons. Players come and go, and so do coaches. But this coach is sure to stick around.  Coach Frare has been the assistant softball coach for...

The Rise of Lacrosse

The Rise of Lacrosse

Rachel Dickerson, Reporter December 7, 2022

When most people think of Texas sports, football comes to mind. Football is one of the most popular and celebrated sports in the state, but there are many other sports that are forgotten because of this.  One...

Round One Knockout

Round One Knockout

Sayde Blanchette, Reporter November 16, 2022

The Wakeland varsity football team has come together to fight through playoffs surpassing their first opponent, the Birdville Hawks, and advanced to the second round. “We have a motto that we came...

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