By Bryan Criswell, TSB Staff
High School Hallways – Week of May 13th
High School Hallways is brief weekly digest of happenings in McKinney area high schools.
1) Mike Bruu: Requiring Best-of-3 Series in Baseball Playoffs Would Give More Legitimate Results
I believe it was a about this time last year that I was writing these very words for a column on this site. Read More.
2) McKinney Varsity Lacrosse Girls All-State Winners Announced
The McKinney Varsity Lacrosse girls team finished up its inaugural season with a district semifinal loss to District Champion Flower Mound in Southlake last weekend. Read More.
3) Local McKinney Lacrosse Players Participating the NT Classic Charity Event
The North Texas Classic Charity Lacrosse Event will take place Friday, May 17, at Coppell West Middle School. This is just a fun game for the best nominated high school girls to compete at a high level for a great cause. Read More.
4) Softball Playoffs: Boyd Outlasts Rockwall to Sweep Region Quarterfinal Series
Less than 24 hours after defeating the Rockwall Yellowjackets at home on Friday night, the McKinney Boyd softball team ventured an hour southeast to Rockwall. Read More.
5) Softball Playoffs: Home Runs, Dominate Pitching Key to Boyd’s Game 1 Win over Rockwall
In a battle of district champions, the margin for error is slim. Read More.
6) Spring Football: Boyd’s Ladd Plays for ‘Elite’ Status in Highly Touted Quarterback Competition
What do NFL stars Matthew Stafford, Tim Tebow, Andrew Luck, and McKinney Boyd quarterback Curtis Ladd all have in common? Read More.
7) Baseball Playoffs: Rockwall Sluggers Make the Difference, Eliminate MHS Lions in Area Round
Behind a couple of wind-aided home runs and a solid pitching performance by Carter Lilly, the Rockwall Yellowjackets defeated the McKinney High Lions baseball team 11-4 in game two of the UIL Class 5A Region II Area round series Saturday. Read More.
8) Baseball Playoffs: Lions Muster One Hit in Game 1 Loss to Rockwall
It appears the baseball gods weren’t too nice to McKinney schools when it came to offense on Friday night. Read More.
9) Baseball Playoffs: Waxahachie No-Hits North, Eliminates Bulldogs in Area Round
There are nights when pitchers have pretty good stuff and give their team a great chance to win. Read More.
10) McKinney North Wins Big at 2013 DSM High School Musical Theatre Awards
The Music Hall at Fair Park was filled with plenty of glitz and glam on Tuesday as the red carpet was rolled out for the Second Annual Dallas Summer Musicals High School Musical Theatre Awards, a celebration of musical theater excellence. Read More.
11) State Track & Field: Two North Athletes Finish in Top-5 in Discus Events
Two McKinney North Bulldogs finished in the top-five in their respective events at Friday’s UIL State track and field championships in Austin. Read More.
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