Girls Varsity Soccer Beats McCallum in First Round of UIL Playoffs

photos by Alex Lunn The Dripping Springs varsity girls soccer team won round one of playoffs against McCallum 2-0 on March 24 at the new Tiger stadium Sophomore Jessica Carmichael said it was an amazing feeling to make it to playoffs. “Playoffs was what we had hoped for from the beginning of the season,” Carmichael said, “and it was the hard work and teamwork that … Continue reading Girls Varsity Soccer Beats McCallum in First Round of UIL Playoffs

Speech and Debate Team Wins District

The Dripping Springs HS Speech and Debate Team won the UIL 26- 5A UIL District tournament last Thursday by more than 50 points. Students who placed individually were… Gwyneth Pietrzyk- 1st place-Poetry Interpretation *Advances to the Regional tournament Tori Listoe- 1st place- Prose Interpretation *Advances to the Regional tournament Catherine Manning- 2nd place-Persuasive Speaking *Advances to the Regional tournament Jackson Laws- 2nd place- LD Debate … Continue reading Speech and Debate Team Wins District

UIL Academics District Results

Computer Science (Jad Jadeja) 3rd Place Team Ryan Gahagan 5th place Number Sense (John Adams) Ryan Gahagan 3rd Rachel Nix 6th *3rd Place Team Ready Writing (Karen Tiller) Hailey Hodsden 1st Current Events (Kara Kothmann) Alex Yount 6th *2nd Place Team Computer Applications (Jen Riddlebarger) Rachel Nix 1st Varun Verma 3rd Accounting (Todd Raimond) Varun Verma 6th *2nd Place Team Spelling (Sara Freeman) Michael Martinets … Continue reading UIL Academics District Results

CX Debate Team Finishes Top 16 at State

photo provided by Christy Trussell During spring break, the team of Christopher Gearing and Riley Wheaton and the team of Christian Pundt and Katy Reeves competed at the UIL State Cross Examination Debate tournament at the University of Texas. These students qualified for the state tournament by sweeping the 26-5A UIL District Championship in January. They debated the topic, Resolved: the United States federal government … Continue reading CX Debate Team Finishes Top 16 at State

Lana Del Rey – Discography and Love

Ever since January of 2012, Lana Del Rey has wowed the music audiences of the world with her “debut” album Born to Die (not counting her completely unknown or talked about album Lana Del Ray). Her arguably most popular song ever, Summertime Sadness and its remixes, come from Born To Die. Other smaller singles such as Born to Die, the flagship song, and Video Games, … Continue reading Lana Del Rey – Discography and Love