Prairiland FFA Talent Team

ffaprairielandffa.jpgPrairiland FFA Talent Team competed at the Area VI FFA Convention Monday, February 24. They took the honor of receiving 1st Place advancing them to the State FFA Convention which will be held this summer in Ft Worth.

Front row: Bryce May and Trey Anderson; Back row: Jonathan Ruckman, Lauren Jeanes, Mr. Stapleton (FFA Advisor), Elizabeth Hines, and Luke Chipman

Prairiland Students Qualify for the All Region Band Clinic and Concert

prairieland hs bandPrairiland High School had 3 students qualify for the All Region Band Clinic and Concert in January.  

They are from left to right: Kenzie Jackson, Josh Crawford and Lily Gibson.  Kenzie Jackson received first chair, first band on alto saxophone and qualified to compete at the Area competition in January as well.  

Prairieland Jr. High had seven students qualify for the All Region Band Clinic and Concert which will be held in January.  

They are from left to right:  Morgan Landreth, Daylan Whitely, Tyler Holt, Matt Bland, Alex Lamb, Lindsey Bliar Bethel and Trace Smith.  Trace Smith received first chair on Alto Saxophone. 

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Prairiland Lady Patriots middle school basketball results

The Prairiland Lady Pats traveled to DeKalb to take on the Lady Cubs last week. The 7th grade B team squeaked out a win by a score of 8-7. Leading scorer for 7B was Kayleigh Potter with 4 points. Savanna Moore and Kameron Reeves chipped in with 2 points a piece.

Prairiland Patriot LogoThe 7th grade A team continued their strong start by winning their game 28-7. Keagan Maroney had a good game offensively, with a game high 10 points. Alexis Williams was a key contributor off the bench with 6 points. Skyler Kelley, Kayla Spray, Hannah Brown, and Madison Story had 4, 4, 2 and 2 points, respectively.

The 8th grade B added to their perfect record with a hard fought 8-6 victory. Kayleigh Potter lead the team with 4 points. Madison Cannedy and Jaycie Philip each had 2 points in the win for 8B.

The 8th grade A team, despite missing 3 players, lost a very close game in overtime, 25-21. Emalee Freelen lead the way offensively for the Lady Pats with 6 points. Erin Butler finished up with 5 points. Lauren Ross, Blair Upchurch, and Alyssa Harris had 4, 4, and 2 points, respectively.

District action will kick back up Tuesday, December 17, against Clarksville.

Prairiland Lady Patriots 7th and 8th grade basketball results

The Prairiland Lady Patriots took on Rivercrest last week. The 7th grade B team won their game 19-2. Leading scorers for the 7B team were Savannah Moore, Morgan Harris, and Sierra Warner who had 5, 4 and 4 points respectively. Alyssia McCormick, Kayleigh Potter, and Chesney Baker each had 2 points.

img_pd_133923_scrcvxDespite missing a starter due to illness, the 7th grade A team still won their game 24-21. A strong second half was the difference for the Patriots. Shacoya Dennis was a key spark and led the way both offensively and defensively with 10 points and several steals. Kayla Spray had 5 points,  Skyler Kelly had 4, Keagan Maroney had 3 points, and Alexis Williams chipped in with 2 points.

The 8th grade B team won their game 12-10. Leading scorers for the 8B team were Shelby Spears and Madison Cannedy who each had 3 points. Carsyn Fernandez, Kayleigh Potter, and Makali Moore each added 2 points a piece. The win improved the girls record to 3-0.

The 8th grade A team fell to the Lady Rebels 40-19. Jessica Rocha and Erin Butler lead the way offensively for the 8A team with 5 points a piece. Ashton Torres, Stephi Fontenot, and Alyssa Harris scored 4, 3, and 2 points respectively.

Chisum and Paris school districts closed on Monday; two-hour delay at Prairiland

IMG_5514Due to the winter storm over the weekend, hazardous road conditions and many still experiencing power outages, Chisum and Paris school districts have announced that all of their campuses will be closed on Monday, December 9.

Paris ISD has also announced a two-hour delayed start on Tuesday, December 10.

Prairiland will have a two-hour delay at its campuses on Monday. Classes will start at 10 a.m.