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Princeton High’s best athletes of 2021-’22

Princeton High’s best athletes of 2021-’22

The Princeton Panthers athletic program celebrated a state champion, multiple playoff teams and an overall successful 2021-22 school year. With several top athletes’ waiting in the wings, the Panthers will hit the ground running the next year, hoping to replicate...

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Self, Dade lead Panther’s backfield

Self, Dade lead Panther’s backfield

Replacing one of your best players is never easy but necessary in high school football. That is the case for the Princeton Panthers, who replace starting running back Junior Ombati. The Lamar University signee led the team with 1,477 all-purpose yards last season and...

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Speer leads Panther O-line

Speer leads Panther O-line

The Princeton Panthers are eager to get back on the football field this season, led by the workhorses up front. Princeton returns two starting offensive linemen to an offense that is experiencing plenty of changeovers. For head coach Eric Chandler, that group will be...

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Seven Panthers earn postseason awards

Seven Panthers earn postseason awards

The Princeton Panthers wrapped up their regular season with seven all-district team members. After several close losses during the season, Princeton (3-11, 7-20) finished seventh in the District 10-5A standings. Despite the results, the Panthers had two players named...

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Young Panthers battle in spring game

Young Panthers battle in spring game

The Princeton Panthers unofficially opened the 2022 season with the annual spring game last Friday, May 20. The team has the daunting task of replacing 30 seniors from their varsity roster. Second-year head coach Ervin Chandler believes the players are putting in the...

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Princeton football schedule set for 2022 season

Princeton football schedule set for 2022 season

Football season is around the corner for the Princeton Panthers With spring football in full swing and a new season in the fall, there is plenty of changes and reasons for excitement for the program. Division II District 7-5A features some new teams, including...

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Panthers optimistic despite roster turnover

Panthers optimistic despite roster turnover

The Princeton Panthers are entering year two with head coach Ervin Chandler and are optimistic for the upcoming season. Despite several key losses from last season’s team, the spirit in spring practice is high and the coaching staff has noticed the effort put forth on...

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Princeton star wins state championship

Princeton star wins state championship

Gavin Champ was eager to win a state championship for himself and the Princeton community. On Friday, he realized that dream, winning the state championship in the boys 5A triple jump. He finished with a distance of 48-5.5, four inches ahead of second place Kedrick...

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