The Jagwire

UIL to make 6A a Reality

Josh Martella, Staff Writer

December 5, 2013

Summit has a possibility to become 5A again for the first time in four years. The catch: the University Interscholastic League will also be creating a sixth division, 6A. There were rumors of the addition throughout the summer...

Jags Ready for the Next Round

Josh Martella, Staff Writer

November 22, 2013

This Friday, the Jaguars will look to do something they haven’t done in nearly a decade: get past the second round of playoffs. The last time they were able to do so was in 2004 when Summit beat San Angelo Central, 26-9, but...

Jags Lifted into Playoffs

Josh Martella, Staff Writer

November 14, 2013

After losing their first three games of the season, Summit now finds themselves playing more than the 10 games they scheduled. With a win over Lancaster, the Jaguars ended the season in a tie for second in District 15-4A, making...

Band Booster Craftfest

Fatima Baig, Staff Writer

November 8, 2013

Craftfest is on Nov 9th in the Summit High School Band Hall and throughout the school. Craftfest is an event where a individual people come and sell their different products. “From tote bags, to jewelry, to Christmas...

Down to One for Jags

Josh Martella, Staff Writer

November 7, 2013

With one game left in the season to decide who goes to playoffs, the goal for Summit is simple: win. A victory over Lancaster, a defending state finalist, would secure playoffs for the Jaguars. While Summit has the better record...

New Exemption Policy

Bethany Darwin, Editor

November 1, 2013

Students can look forward to having an additional excused absence and still be able to receive their exemptions for mid term finals. "The exemption policy haas been modified so now students are able to miss two days of school,"...

Summit Survives Ennis

Josh Martella, Staff Writer

October 31, 2013

While it may not have been the result they wanted, Summit avoided a disaster last Thursday, losing 19-3 to an undefeated Ennis team. The loss gave the Jaguars their fifth of the season and put them in a tie with Lancaster for...

2013 National Merits

Sidney Dodd, Staff Writer

October 22, 2013

The school board will recognize six students Tuesday for their academic efforts. Madeline Hanes and Ireoluwawam Olagbami, Lindsey Doublet and Autum Lott were among those who received honors from the National Merit Scholarship...

Jags Win Homecoming Nail-Biter

Josh Martella, Staff Writer

October 17, 2013

After losing their first three games of the season, the Jaguars are in control of their playoff destiny. A 35-28 win over the Lake Ridge Eagles improved Summit’s overall record at 2-4. But more importantly, they are 2-1 in district...

Jags Win First of the Season

Josh Martella, Staff Writer

October 3, 2013

It may have gone down to the final seconds but the Jaguars finally have their first win of the season. Summit scored a season-high 38 points on Waxahachie in route to the victory. It took five weeks into the season for the...

Jags Preparing for District Play

Josh Martella, Staff Writer

September 26, 2013

While they’ve started off with an 0-3 record, the Jaguars will have a chance to redeem themselves this week when district play begins. This is the most critical portion of the season as it determines who reaches the playoffs...

Summit to Play Rivals for 13th Time

Josh Martella, Staff Writer

September 13, 2013

Sept. 13, Summit and Mansfield will play each other for the 13th time at Newsom Stadium. The Jaguars won eight of the first nine and Mansfield has won the last three games. “Mansfield has had the upper hand,” head coach...

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