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Wolf News

November 2, 2018

Tom Morris Honored at Game

In a special ceremony tonight between quarters at the Plano West Homecoming game, Honda and Dave Campbell’s Football recognized a long time Plano West football dad for his 15 years of service to Plano West Athletics. Over 650 nominations were received in the state of Texas, and Tom was selected as one of 15 to be honored this year.

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November 2, 2018, Plano Star Courier

East spoils West homecoming, rumbles over Wolves, 51-17

Senior running back Noah Scroggins broke loose for 60 yards on the first drive of the game, and it appeared that the Plano West football team was off and running both figuratively and literally in its Homecoming matchup with rival Plano East.

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November 2, 2018, Plano Star Courier

West's Shemar Pearl commits to Mizzou

On a visit to the University of Missouri last weekend, Plano West senior defensive end Shemar Pearl gave Mizzou head coach Barry Odom the news he wanted to hear. Pearl, a three-star recruit at defensive end, was ready to commit to the Tigers.

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November 1, 2018, Allen American

District 9-6A title up for grabs in Allen; crosstown foes renew rivalry in Plano

It’s an easy accolade to overlook for a program whose sights are annually set on a state championship, but Allen has never been one to diminish the value of a district title. This week, for the 13th consecutive year, Allen has a chance to secure that very accolade when they welcome Prosper.

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October 25, 2018, Celina Record

Mid-district progress report: Sizing up 9-6A football entering the homestretch

The 9-6A playoff picture isn’t lacking for congestion entering the back half of the district schedule. Despite boasting the state’s No. 1-ranked team in Allen, there’s plenty of excitement below with as many as six teams in position to vie for the remaining three playoff spots. That includes a four-way tie for third place between Plano East, Plano Senior, McKinney Boyd and McKinney. As the dust begins to settle in the coming weeks, here’s a look at how 9-6A stacks up past the midpoint.

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October 24, 2018, Allen American

Football: Plano, East look to break from 9-6A logjam; Allen looks to slow high-powered Boyd

There are no rest stops during Plano Senior’s homestretch, but the Wildcats can take pause in entering the most crucial phase of its season fresh off its most complete performance of the year. Although Friday’s 41-19 victory over rival Plano East kept Plano’s playoff hopes intact, head coach Jaydon McCullough’s bigger takeaway was the potential long-term significance of that performance.

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October 22, 2018, Plano Star Courier

West's Shemar Pearl commits to Mizzou

Plano West senior defensive lineman Shemar Pearl announced his commitment to the University of Missouri Monday, taking to Twitter to reveal his decision to join the Tigers. The physical defensive end thanked God, his family and his coaching staff at West for their support during his lengthy recruiting journey.

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October 22, 2018, Allen American

As 9-6A homestretch hits, playoff plot thickens

With three weeks remaining in the regular season, the District 9-6A playoff picture is somehow getting more and more congested. As many as seven of the district’s eight teams can stake viable claims to contending for a postseason slot, with only first-place Allen likely assured any breathing room from the rat race matriculating beneath in the standings.

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October 13, 2018, McKinney Courier-Gazette

Rapid Reaction Podcast: McKinney Boyd vs. Plano West (Football)

McKinney Courier-Gazette sports editor Kendrick E. Johnson recaps Friday's District 9-6A football game between McKinney Boyd and Plano West.

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September 26, 2018, Plano Star Courier

Rivalry renewed: Plano, West seek bounce-back wins

For two teams looking to snap losing streaks, Plano Senior and Plano West should have no trouble dialing up the intensity for Friday’s 7 p.m. rivalry showdown at Clark Stadium.

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September 20, 2018, Allen American

CRYSTAL FOOTBALL Predicting the final standings on the 9-6A gridiron

With three weeks of non-district preparations in the books, 9-6A football begins Thursday and all comers are eying a throne that hasn’t been relinquished in over a decade.

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September 15, 2018, Mesquite News

McGill tosses five TDs as Mesquite takes down West, 44-20

For the second time in as many weeks, the Plano West and Mesquite football teams – each still searching for 2018’s first winning result – were interfered with by the weather.

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September 15, 2018, Mesquite News

Rapid Reaction Podcast: Mesquite vs. Plano West

Plano Star Courier sports reporter Taylor Raglin recaps Friday's non-district matchup between Mesquite and Plano West. The Skeeters prevailed for a 44-20 victory over the Wolves.

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September 7, 2018, Plano Star Courier

Turnovers help Flower Mound put away Plano West, 45-21

Friday’s matchup between host Flower Mound and Plano West got off to an inauspicious start, with the first lightning strike showing up 45 minutes prior to kickoff and the game delayed by nearly two hours.

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August 30, 2018, Allen American

The Pick-It Line: SLM predicts high school football's Week One winners

During high school football season, the Star Local Media sports staff will predict the winners of 10 in-market games each week as part of its annual Pick-It Line.

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