The Marquee

Marauders are district champions

This is the third time in the program's history that the football team became district champions. They achieved it in 1995 and 1997.

Samson George

November 3, 2019

The Marauders were victorious over the Irving MacArthur Cardinals last night with a final score of 49-13. This win made the Marauders the 6-6A district champions for the first time since 1997. The game was also head coach Kevin Atkinson's 100th career victory. “It’s a great night,” Atkinson sai...

Marauders to play Irving MacArthur Cardinals

The Marauders played the Irving MacArthur Cardinals last year (pictured above) and came out on top 34-17. The Marauders' last game was against Flower Mound and they got the win 34-31.

Samson George

November 1, 2019

The Marauders will play their last regular season home game against Irving MacArthur Cardinals tonight at 7 p.m.   If the Marauders come out on top, they will be the district champions for the 2019 season. The team has achieved this twice before, in 1995 and 1997. “Getting this district win ...

Game, set, match

Senior Ryan Mouakket was inspired to give tennis a shot in sixth grade while watching it on TV with his dad. He now aspires to earn a state title.

Ayra Charania

October 30, 2019

While Senior Ryan Mouakket cannot point to one specific source for his competitive nature, it has always been a part of him. During an elementary school field trip to the Perot Museum, Ryan came across the Sports Run exhibit. The exhibit had simulations of animals like cheetahs and professional athletes....

Swimming against the current

Senior Emma Vega (right) smiles with her teammate, senior Corey McGrath (left), at her swim banquet junior year. Emma had surgery on her left arm the week before the dinner and had to wear an arm sling to the event.

Samantha Thornfelt

October 28, 2019

Editor’s note: this story was named as a superior sports feature in the TAJE Best in Texas contest and it won first place for sports in the Press Women of Texas high school contest. It also won first place for sports stories in the National Federation of Press Women contest and the National Fed...

Marauders qualify for playoffs

The Marauders came out on top at the Mound Showdown game. Last year, the team lost to Flower Mound 59-21.

Samson George

October 26, 2019

The Marauders are playoffs bound after reclaiming the mound over the Flower Mound Jaguars 34-31 last night. They are the first team in the 6-6A district to secure a playoff spot. “You know it's been great, it’s been four or five years [since] Marcus has been in the playoffs,” junior quarterba...

Taking the mound

Football won the homecoming game 60-0 (pictured). The Marauders also came out on top last week 15-7 against Coppell.

Samson George

October 24, 2019

The Marauders will head across town tomorrow at 7 p.m. to take on the Flower Mound Jaguars in the annual Mound Showdown game. “It's a big week. Flower Mound, Battle of the Mound, it's going to be a big game,” sophomore safety Zach Ohlemeier said. “We're going to a tough team, but we’ve had a...

Marauders defeat Coppell 15-7

Head coach Kevin Atkinson celebrated with the team after their win against the Coppell Cowboys. Last week, the Marauders beat the Hebron Hawks 24-14.

Samson George

October 19, 2019

The Marauders beat the Coppell Cowboys 15-7 last night. The team is first in the district with a 6-1 record. In the first half, the Marauders’ offense punted on every drive and didn't score. The Cowboys, however, got a touchdown with about seven minutes left in the second quarter. This made the sco...

Marauders to play the Coppell Cowboys

Last week, the Marauders beat the Hebron Hawks 24-14.

Samson George

October 17, 2019

The Marauders will try to keep their winning streak alive tomorrow night when they play against the Coppell Cowboys. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. in Marauder stadium. “Once we shut down their run game, we will stop their pass game,” senior linebacker Michael Carignan said. The Marauders were able to...

Marauders get the win over Hebron

The Marauders celebrated their win after the game. It was their fifth straight victory of the season.

Samson George

October 12, 2019

The Marauders beat the Hebron Hawks 24-14 in last night's game. After the win, the team chanted one phrase throughout the stadium — “the M is back.”  The Marauders are currently 3-0 in district play. “We have the ability to obtain what we need to get [a win],” junior running back Ryan Ross said. ...

Marauders to take on Hebron

The Marauders beat the Nimitz Vikings 53-7 at their last game.

Samson George

October 10, 2019

The Marauders are looking to keep their winning streak alive tomorrow night against the Hebron Hawks. The game will be in Marauder Stadium at 7 p.m. If they come out on top, it will be their fifth straight victory. “[We need to] focus on each day,” offensive coordinator Tim Morrison said. "If ...

Making a splash

The swim team holds pinkies as they wait for the shootout to begin. At the beginning of big races, the athletes will join together in anticipation and support of their teammates.

Adriana Pueskens

October 8, 2019

On Sept. 28, the swim and dive team competed at the annual Ranger Relays at the Robson and Lindley Aquatics Center, Southern Methodist University. Thirteen schools competed in the meet, which was comprised solely of relay events. The Marauders have been kicking off their season with the Ranger Relays f...

Batting with the best

Sophomore Haidyn Sokoloski runs onto the field with her teammates at a varsity game last season.

Madi Olivier

October 8, 2019

As her mom drove, sophomore Haidyn Sokoloski opened her phone to find an old email notification across her lock screen. She was about to ignore it, but the words sitting in the subject line grabbed her attention.  “USA Softball U17 Women’s National Team.” Sokoloski quickly opened it and rea...

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