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Pirates optimistic for new season, face early tests

Pirates optimistic for new season, face early tests

It’s been a difficult start the season for the Wylie Pirates basketball team, but reinforcements are on the way as they prepare for a long district season. The Pirates finished second in District 9-6A last season with a 12-2 district record but hope to be able to...

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Raiders ready for 6A challenge

Raiders ready for 6A challenge

The Wylie East basketball team just missed out on the playoffs last season but is ready to step up to the 6A level. Under first-year head coach Brent Kelley, Wylie East finished sixth in the district standings last season, but saw major strides taken from the season...

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Wylie East, Wylie earn 9-6A football accolades

Wylie East, Wylie earn 9-6A football accolades

Wylie East and Wylie finished first and second respectively in the District 9-6A standings and earned postseason accolades to show. Terrell Washington Jr led the way for the district champion Raiders, who won the 9-6A title in their first season in UIL's top...

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Wylie shutout by Duncanville in area round

Wylie shutout by Duncanville in area round

The Wylie Pirates season came to an end Friday night at McKinney ISD Stadium, losing 41-0 to the Duncanville Panthers. The Panthers scored all 41 points in the first half as they held the Pirates to negative yardage over the first two quarters. Wylie quarterback...

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Rockwall Heath knocks out Wylie East in first round

Rockwall Heath knocks out Wylie East in first round

It was a nail-biter until the end in Wylie East’s bi-district playoff matchup with the Rockwall-Heath Hawks.  Neither team was able to gain much momentum offensively, but an experienced Heath team prevailed, giving the Raiders a first-round exit by a final score...

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Wylie defeats Horn in first round of playoffs

Wylie defeats Horn in first round of playoffs

Winning isn't always a beauty contest and the Wylie Pirates have perfected winning ugly this season. The Pirates (8-3, 6-2 in 9-6A) scored one offensive touchdown, one defensive touchdown and one touchdown on special teams to defeat Mesquite Horn 21-11 in the...

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Wylie ISD playoff schedule

Wylie ISD playoff schedule

Wylie ISD playoff schedule: 6A Region II, Div II Rockwall Heath vs Wylie East Friday, 7:00 PM @ Wylie Stadium 6A Region II, Div I Mesquite Horn vs Wylie High Friday, 7:00 PM @ Eagle Stadium in Allen All tickets for playoff games will be sold online. Please note, there...

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