Take ten with varsity head soccer coach Nuno Passos

Panther Prints Sports Editor Julio Munoz  went unplugged with head boys soccer coach Nuno Passos and ask him about his restructuring of the boys soccer program. Q: What are the essentials to building a soccer program from the ground up? A: “You’ve got to have structure in your program, you have to have discipline, and [...]

JV baseball looking to improve throgh tournament play

The junior varsity baseball season is underway as tournament play resume this week in the Art Blair home tournament.  The team is looking forward to playing in front of the home crowd an improving their record. “I love playing in the Duncanville tournament,” junior Benjamin Neal said. “We get to play in front of all [...]

Gatorade commercials to air late Spring featuring DHS athletes

Senior Dj Edwards normally would dress in his jersey and wrap his ankles for a football game, but this time he puts on make-up and poses for the Gatorade television ad. “It was a new experience for me,” Edwards said. “I was not used to having a camera in my face and striking so many [...]

Panther players deliver cheer to Charleton Methodist patients

Big and tough football players are not what many would associate with soft, cuddly welcoming stuffed animals. But as the school bus sways side-to-side more than 40 players gathered early Saturday morning on a bus to deliver cheer and happiness to patients at Charleton Methodist Hospital. On the surface the teddy bear collection project appears [...]

High School students take part in Dallas Stars Media Day

Greeted by a welcoming smile and a special treat of autographed Dallas Stars cards, writers and photographers invade the Stars’ territory as their practice session began. Armed with cameras, voice recorders, and wit, these eager journalists prepare for the occasion. This is standard ritual for reporters at a Stars home game, only this time the [...]

Taylor Harris: High school journalists gain knowledge at special Stars Media day

Stars should be used to the media, and the Dallas Stars hockey team is no exception. One by one, each Star piled into the practice arena  Feb. 28 for an ordinary day of practice. Except the arena was filled with more than dedicated fans or daily drop by visitors. It was the Media. High school [...]

Pantherette’s 17-0 winning streak snapped in Regional Semifinals

The Pantherettes 17-0 run to the playoffs ended with a tough 60-48 loss to Midland in the Region 1 semifinals game at Wilkerson Greines Auditorium in Fort Worth Feb. 26. “We came up short of our goal to go all the way and win a state championship game and win,” junior Morgan Bolton said. “but [...]

Sub-varsity girls basketball finishes season strong

With the girl’s basketball season closing another chapter, the sub-varsity teams are happy with the success they have experienced and what they have to look forward to in the coming years. “ We did good at first we were a little shaky but towards the end we started to get it together,” sophomore JV player [...]

Sub-varsity boys basketball finishes season with success

Shooting their last hoops in the Arena, the junior varsity basketball team was able to end their season classified as District Champs with a 11-1 season. For this team, both their pre-season and district record was a winning one. They beat out teams like LIncoln, Mesquite, and Lewisville in their preseason, and conqured their rival, [...]

Varsity tennis looking to seize Spring season, set eye on Regionals

Spring is the season where flowers boom, temperatures rise, and people ease down. However for the varsity tennis team this means swinging their rackets every day.  Coming off a  19-3 record in the Fall, the team is looking to improve their nearly perfect season by remaining undefeated and moving to Regionals. “We’re more focused now [...]