Swim team ties for 1st at district, girls takes 1st, boys 3rd at UT

The girls swim team earned 1st place at the District Championship meet on Saturday at The University of Texas with the boys team placing 3rd.  The combined team score tied for first place. Coach McCarthy was named District Coach of the Meet London Farris was named District Swimmer of the Meet   Multiple individuals and medley…

FFA students excel at Hays County Livestock Show

The FFA program found success in the Hays County Livestock Show last week. Students qualified for 44 sale lots at the premium sale held on Saturday at the Ranch Park.  Some of the major wins included: Madison Lebaron – Grand Champion Market Steer Kyle Herron – Grand Champion Breeding Doe and Reserve Champion Market Goat Carly Norton…

Powerlifting places 2nd in Georgetown

The powerlifting team had their first meet this weekend at Georgetown High School from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, The boys and girls teams both placed 2nd overall with several students winning 1st in their classes. The following are the lifters who placed: Boys 1st:  Ivan Venegas, Juan Rios, Matthew Hemphill, Jake Cox…

Tiger Daily News 1-24-18

Baseball tryouts are this Friday. Contact Coach Chris Payne if you have any questions. The Kindness Club is a new club on campus where you can meet new people and make a difference. The first meeting will be on Thursday, February 1 in Ms. Zahara’s, room B.105 Thursday, at 8:20 a.m. Tiger Shack has partnered…

17 DECA students qualify for state

The DECA Business Club advanced 17 students to State DECA competition at the end of February. Olivia Ford– Fashion Merchandising Promotion Plan Jessica Gallardo– Professional Selling Valari Graham– Business Law and Ethics Sydney Hetherington– Principles of Finance Nick Kann– Fashion Merchandising Promotion Plan Sean Kelly– Sports and Entertainment Marketing Colin McCraw– Sports and Entertainment Marketing…

Floral Design: Valentine’s Gifts

Dripping Springs High School’s Tiger Shack will be selling single roses and bouquets to the student body and community through Feb. 13 to be delivered to students on Valentine’s Day. “This is going to give the floral design students real hands-on experience on everything from the processing of the flowers, doing inventory, creating the arrangements,…

Three Special Olympics athletes qualify for state in bowling

Three Special Olympics athletes are advancing to the state bowling competition. Senior Brant Higgerson and junior Miguel Standridge will compete on Friday, Feb. 2 at Westgate Lanes at 11:30 a.m. and freshman Tony Touve will compete on Saturday, Feb. 3 at Highland Lanes at 12:15 p.m.

Tiger Daily News 1-17-18

Attention all of you baseball players!!!! Baseball tryouts will begin Friday, January 26. If you have any questions, contact Coach Chris Payne located in Room 1.211 or email chris.payne@dsisdtx.us Applications for Upper level health sciences classes are due Jan 31 to Mrs. Milner in A208. These courses that require apps include Health Science Practicum, Exercise…

Students tour Northern California colleges, tech campuses

English Gifted and Talented students flew to California for visits to Stanford University, The University of California – Berkley, and to tour the Apple and Google campuses. Stanford students with majors corresponding to the students shared what it takes to get into Stanford and how to  get the most of education. Their basic message was…