Makayla Smith, sophomore infielder and pitcher, was named the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Player of the Week for games played over Feb. 17-23. Makayla was 19 of 21 for a tremendous average of .905 for the week and reached the bases in 21 of 23 plate appearances!! Bravo Makayla!! Lady Panther Basketball Players named to the All-District Team are: Krysten Coburn, Defensive MVP; Kaylee Strickland, Corbin Gillespie, and Payton Coburn , First Team; Sissy Peters, Second Team; Alexis Morton, All Defensive Team; and Raygan Cook and Kendall Waddle, Honorable Mention. Congratulations Lady Panthers! Five Panthers signed to play sports on National Signing Day. Jordan Blake will play football at Baylor, Jakari Dillard will play football at Texas Tech, Martreveus Jackson will play football at Arkansas Tech, Marcellus Hill will play soccer at Ouachita Baptist, and James Nash will run track in Dodge City, Kansas. Congratulations Panthers! Lady Panther Kaylee Strickland signed last fall to play softball at Texas Tech. Bravo! Congratulations to these volleyball players for earning Academic All-District Honors: Alexis Morton, Lindsey Tarby, BriAna Lacey, Shelbi Cook, Haley Lewis, Kaylee Dotson, Raygan Cook, Shaina Bail and Kendall Waddle! Applause to these football players named to the Academic All-District Team: Eli Anthony, Triston Beadle, Michael Bowers, Brendon Bowland, Marcellus Hill, and Ernesto Rodriguez! Rachael Mukweyi has been selected to the TGCA Academic All-State Team. Bravo Rachael!!
Kristen Chapa heads to NFL Nationals for the 4th year in a row! Five Panthers will join Kristen at the meet in Kansas City in June and the UIL Team won the Grand Sweepstakes Award, the Top Speech Award, and the Top Congress Award! Bravo Team! Please click for details!
Destination College Workshop "Writes" of Passage: How to Write a Personal Statement, College or Scholarship Essay, 6:30-8 p.m., Tuesday, March 4, at the Collin College Living Legends Conference Center at the Sprng Creek Campus in Plano. The workshop is free but registration is required. Click for details.
the PHS Choir participated in the Solo Contest on February 8 and two choir members are headed to State! Congratulations to Lauren Lumley and Melannie Palafox! Bravo to Elyssa Albaugh, Logan Medina, Natalie Muniga, Mariah Ray Perdue, Monsserrat Rodriguez, and Zakarie Wayman for your outstanding performances!
Our FFA performed exceptionally well at the Collin County Junior Livestock Show! PHS students who placed first are: Ashlee Adams, also Reserve in Shorthorn Heifer; Case Hendrix, Shorthorn Heifer; Kaylee Little, Breeding Rabbit; Kyra Skinner, Champion/Reserve and Division Champion, Chianina Heifer; Makayla Smith, Reserve, Cross Market Pig; Derek Strawn, Reserve, Finewool Cross Market Lamb; and Lindsey Tarby, Hereford Heifer. Brianna Hensley, 2nd in Brangus Heifer and won Reserve. Congratulations Panthers!
Congratulations to the Defensive MVP Logan Teel and the Utility Player of the Year Marcellus Hill and the 16 Panthers who were selected to the All-District First Team! Eight Panthers were chosen for the Second Team and five Panthers were named Honorable Mention! Please click for details!
Evelyn Garcia and Logan Roberts were chosen as students of the month for November. Applause to both! Darlin Salas and Chase Campbell were selected as the Students for the Month of October! Bravo! The students picked for the month of September are Paola Martinez and Jorge Amador. Congratulations Students!