The Eagle Angle

Pregame Preview: Plano at Allen

Erik Young, Assistant Sports Editor

October 13, 2017

In a battle between two of the most notable high school football teams in the state of Texas: the Allen Eagles will face the Plano Wildcats at Eagle Stadium on Oct. 13. Allen has an all-time series lead of 16-6 when facing Plano. Plano finished last season with an overall record of 4-6 and a district re...

Eagles Drop a Blowout on the Wolves

Erik Young, Assistant sports editor

October 8, 2017

The Allen Eagles showed no fear playing against Plano West, winning by a score of 59-0. The win leaves the Eagles with a perfect district record of 2-0 and an overall record of 5-0. In a Thursday night lights showcase, the Allen defense kept West’s quarterback under pressure throughout the game...

Pregame Preview: Allen at Plano West

Erik Young, Assistant Sports Editor

October 5, 2017

With Allen’s second district game being on the road, the Eagles are looking for yet another perfect record in district play. The Allen Eagles will face the Plano West Wolves at Clark Stadium on Oct. 5. Plano West finished last year with an overall record of 1-9. They have started this season wi...

Allen Cross Country Has Sights Set on District

Erik Young, Assistant Sports Editor

October 4, 2017

The Allen High School Eagles cross country team will travel to North Lakes Park in Denton to compete in the District 6-6A Championship on Oct. 12. The Eagles are led by returning runners, junior Michelle Monroe and seniors Jacob Pruitt and Jeremy Carlo. The team has one race left before district....

Eagle Tennis Keeps Rolling

Eagle Tennis Keeps Rolling

Parker Primrose, Sports editor

September 27, 2017

Coming off of one of the biggest wins in the history of the program with the district tournament fast approaching, the Allen High School Tennis Team is in the midst of a season that has the potential to be remembered long after its conclusion. The team is ranked second in the 6A division with just four mat...

Dorothy Cobb Hits Her Marks

Erik Young, Assistant Sports Editor

September 25, 2017

At the beginning of her freshman year, Dorothy Cobb had never been in an archery competition before. Three years later, she’s won multiple state championships, and she placed second in the World Archery Championships this summer. “[When I was a freshman] I played the violin and I’ve been playing for ab...

Allen Pulls Away Late in Win Over Coppell

Brandon Barton, Staff writer

September 16, 2017

The Allen Eagles took down the formerly undefeated Coppell Cowboys by a score of 35 to 23. The Eagles and the Cowboys played a close and exciting game that went down to the wire. Though both teams put up a great fight, Allen pulled away in the fourth quarter with the win. While senior running bac...

Pregame Preview: Coppell at Allen

Erik Young, Assistant sports editor

September 15, 2017

In a clash between two currently undefeated teams, the Allen Eagles will face the Coppell Cowboys at Eagle Stadium on Sept. 15.  Allen has the all time lead of 5-1 when facing against Coppell. Coppell finished last year with an overall record of 10-3. With that being said,they have a really competitive tea...

Defense Dominates in Win Over Evangel

Parker Primrose, Sports editor

September 10, 2017

The Allen Eagles proved to be the superior bird in a 28-7 victory over the Evangel (LA) Christian Academy Eagles, leaving Allen with a perfect 2-0 record to begin the 2017 season. On a night dominated by the defenses, the Allen defensive line dictated the pace of the game and lead the charge in neutralizi...

Allen Makes A Statement Win Against Cedar Hill

Allen Makes A Statement Win Against Cedar Hill

Parker Primrose, Sports editor

September 1, 2017

  In a battle between Texas football titans, the Allen Eagles emerged victorious against the Cedar Hill Longhorns by a score of 23-8 to start the season with a win. The Allen defense owned the night, as the Eagle defensive line consistently dominated the line of scrimmage while the secondar...

Pregame Preview: Cedar Hill at Allen

Parker Primrose, Sports editor

August 31, 2017

In a battle between two Texas high school football giants with a combined seven state titles from the past 11 years, the Allen Eagles will take on the Cedar Hill Longhorns at Eagle Stadium on Sept. 1.  The game represents the first time the two schools have played since 2013, when Allen beat Cedar Hi...

Sweet state of mind

Sweet state of mind

Parker Primrose, Assistant sports editor

May 30, 2017

The Allen Eagle Men’s Volleyball team put a cap on their season with a 3-2 victory over Prosper at Ereckson Middle School on May 18. The Allen Eagles, in just their second season of existence, finished the season with a 7-1 record in addition to their state title. “It’s a great feeling to see all the har...