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Sophomore Charlize Aventuna competes in state at the Berry Center of Northwest Houston

First Time Wrestler Makes State

Denisse Alejandro, Writer May 2, 2023

As the first wrestler in the school’s history, sophomore Charlize Aventuna competed at this year’s UIL state competition. For Charlize, it was strange to be the first to go to state, since she’s...

Swim Team Members Represent at State

April 26, 2023

On February 17th, the Swimming and Diving team competed at the UIL 6A State Meet. In order to qualify for state, swimmers must place top two at regionals in their respective events, while divers must place...

Girls Swim Win First; Boys Place Second in Greater Houston Dual Meet Tournament

April 26, 2023

  On the week of October 17, the varsity swim team competed in the Greater Houston Dual Meet Tournament, which spanned from Thursday to Saturday morning. The girls got first place within their...

Texas A&M upset by Appalachian State

Jacob Fisher, Managing Editor October 14, 2022

“I had to google this team to make sure they’re even real” those are the now infamous words spoken by a Texas A&M University’s yell leader at the traditional midnight yell that took place the...

Seniors take a break during 7th period tennis practice. Left to right: Kristen Marinelli, Melaney Duran, Jenny Nguyen, David Naples, Chase Roliard, Simone Lucas and Malia Kendrick.

Seniors reflect on importance of Team Tennis experience

Maria Rodriguez, Writer October 14, 2022

Tennis is considered an individual sport. However, team tennis is the opposite. The goal of a team tennis tournament is to rally up more points than the opposing team. The players compete in individual...

The band marches during halftime at the football game against Liberty, Las Vegas.

On the right note

Amelia Lackey, Editor October 14, 2022

Faced with multiple challenges this year but coming up with solutions along the way, the band has taken what could’ve turned into a disastrous beginning of the school year into a testament to the hard...

California Love: How the Rams’ poise and stellar defense brought a championship to LA

Jacob Fisher February 21, 2022

On the first play of the 3rd quarter, just minutes after a legendary California-themed halftime show performed by Hip Hop legends Dre Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, 50 Cent, Kendrick Lamar and Mary J Blige,...

Juan Giron celebrates after the race

Atascocita XC boys race at Houston Half Marathon

Oliver Maldonado February 21, 2022

Varsity cross country runners Noah Joy (12) and Juan Giron (11), ran the Houston half marathon on Jan. 16, 2022.  “The race went well,” Giron said. “I didn’t expect to run that fast, but I...

Cougar Athletics Rising to be Elite Powerhouse

Justin Grande February 18, 2022

To be known for a specific sport in the collegiate world is pretty common. For instance Vanderbilt University is the emphasis of college baseball, Duke University has basketball, and of course Alabama...

CFB National Championship

Oliver Maldonado, Jacob Fisher January 19, 2022

The Georgia Bulldogs won the College Football National Championship in a rematch with The University of Alabama with a score of 33 to 18.  The first half was largely a defensive game with no touchdowns...

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