Though the varsity softball team didn’t do so well at their scrimmages, they learned from their mistakes and went on to win both their tournaments and their first district game against Richardson. In their annual Kaitlin Seidel tournament, they won the first four games and only tied the fifth because they ran out of time.
The Mustang wrestling team had wrestlers qualify for the regional and state wrestling tournaments. They had two placers at state this year, which showed the team that the hard work they put in does pay off.
The basketball team had a tough season against tough competition. Players felt like they were competitive in every game but a few plays in some critical games kept the team out of the playoffs.
The track team has had many coaching changes leading up to this season. However, the new staff has started the team off early in hopes that extra preparation will help the team to succeed as the season goes on.
High school students who want to play sports have two basic choices. Some people say club sports is the better options, but others say school-sponsored sports are the way to go. A individual’s choice may depend on the benefits he sees from each.
The football team had the same losing record as last year, However, the team seemed to keep games closer. The change in coaches has had a positive impact on the team and has made the team believe that they can win.
The varsity volleyball team has put in a lot of work into this year’s season and have won 15 games so far this year. They had to be one of the top four teams to be able to go to district.
The cross country team competed in a meet in Austin Sept. 16–18. They went to the largest meet in Texas that weekend and bonded outside of competing.
The Mustangs played a tough overtime football game against Irving Nimitz and got a much-needed first win for their first home football game.
Coach Collins has had a vast career in sports and coaching. He is coming to Pearce making changes but also keeping the program similar in many aspects.