Vandegrift Voice

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Grammy Night Brings Surprises, Unique Performances

Danielle Docherty, Sports Editor

February 18, 2011

Filed under Entertainment, Music/Movies/Television

The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards took place at the Los Angeles Staples Center Arena Sunday night with stunning debut performances and unexpected winners. The Grammys started with a tribute to Aretha Franklin, nominee and winner...

Girls’ Basketball Falls Short Of Playoff Hopes

Taylor Watson, Editor in Chief

February 18, 2011

Filed under Campus, News, Sports, Uncategorized

After ending their regular season, the varsity girls’ basketball team found themselves in a three-way tie for fourth place in the district. As a result, they played two games last weekend, in hopes of securing the final playoff...

Valentine’s Day: Red Roses, Fairytales, and Broken-Hearted Blues

Danielle Docherty, Sports Editor

February 14, 2011

Filed under Lifestyles

So your knight in shining armor rides in on his powerful horse and saves you, the damsel in distress, from the tower of heartbreak you’ve been locked up in.  He sweeps you off your feet and together you ride off into the sunset...

Vandegrift Hosts Incoming 8th Graders

Pryunka Maheshwari, News Editor

February 14, 2011

Filed under Campus, News

Where do I go? Who do I talk to? Should I sit down?  Every year, a new class of freshmen is forced to ask these questions, and the class of 2015 is no exception. Despite the fact that most students are not looking forward t...

Viper LAX Begins Season

Taylor, Editor in Chief

February 14, 2011

Filed under Sports

January 29 marked the start of the spring season for Vandegrift Lacrosse. The Varsity boy’s team won 9-6, and the JV boys’ team won 7-4 against Vista Ridge. Although the sport is not school sanctioned, those who participate...

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Taylor Watson, Editor in Chief

February 1, 2011

Filed under Breaking News, Campus, Community, News

Newsflash: This week it is really, really cold outside. Today, residents all over Austin and many other United States cities woke up freezing their butts off.  “I like the cold, but right now I think it is too cold,” Mrs....

Junior Class Rings Available For Order

Danielle Docherty, Sports Editor

February 1, 2011

Filed under Campus, News

As the junior class enters the spring semester, they inch closer and closer to their last and final year of high school. While the school year dwindles by, the Class of 2012 starts to face the reality that these are their final...

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