Graduation 2014

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Our seniors have reached the last chapter of their lives and are awarded what they earned

Academic signing

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Our seniors are getting ready to sign themselves to their future and start a new beginning with there future careers. Academic signing has picked a handful of seniors to earn a scholarship and join their college in the fall.

Eagles win events, place 3rd in 5AState Track and Field

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Individual Events Regionals

The DeSoto High School track teams sent an impressive number of members to the State Track Meet in Austin May 9-10 after winning both Regional Titles. Both teams saw success in several individual events, vaulting both teams to third place state titles for 2014.

 

DeSoto Boys Team Results – State 3rd Place

State Champion (1st)                      Chevis Armstrong (11th)                 110 meter hurdles

State Champions (1st)                    Trevin Chambers, Nick Orr,           4×200 Relay Team

LaDarren Brown, London Dunn

4th Place                                            Saige Revell                                     Long Jump

 

DeSoto Girls Team Results – State 3rd Place

State Champion (1st)                      Alexis Duncan                                  100 meter hurdles

State Champion (1st)                      Kira White                                         200 meter dash

State 2nd Place                                 Camry Grigsby                                 800 meter

State 2nd Place                                 Latyria Jefferson                              high jump

6th Place                                Aleyh Christopher, Camry Grigsby           4×400 Relay Team

Mariah Crawford, Shaporria Montgomery

 

2014-15 5A ALL-STATE Team*

Alexis Duncan          Sophomore

Camry Grigsby         Senior

Latyria Jefferson      Junior

Kira White                 Sophomore

 

Camry Grigsby was also voted to the 2014 4A-5A ALL-STAR Team*


*Texas Girls Coaches Association

 

 

 

SportsDay’s 2014 Girls All-Area Track and Field Team

SPRINTERS KIRA WHITE, DeSoto, So.

At state meet: The young sprinter won gold in the 100 meters with a time of 11.66 seconds. She also ran on the 400-meter and 800-meter relays that finished eighth and seventh, respectively.

Notable: White and teammate Alexis Duncan were the only area 5A athletes to qualify for state in three events.

MIDDLE DISTANCES CAMRY GRIGSBY, DeSoto, Sr.

At state meet: Won silver in the 800 meters with a time of 2:11.26 and anchored the 4×400 relay that finished sixth.

Notable: Grigsby ranked second in the area in the 800, trailing only state champion and athlete of the year Aaliyah Miller.

HURDLERS ALEXIS DUNCAN, DeSoto, So.

At state meet: Duncan won gold in the 100 hurdles and also qualified as part of DeSoto’s 4×100 and 4×200 relays.

Notable: Duncan saved her best for the end of the season, running a season-best 13.36 at the Region I meet before a gold-medal worthy 13.39 at state.

 

SportsDay’s 2014 Boys All-Area Track and Field Team

 

COACH OF THE YEAR DONALD MILLER, DeSoto

At state meet: The DeSoto boys sent nine athletes to state, the most of any Class 5A team in the area. DeSoto took third place in the overall team standings, five points shy of champion Humble Kingwood.

Notable: Miller has helped maintain the success of the tradition-rich DeSoto track program, which won a state title in 2012. The team qualified in four state events and won gold in the 800-meter relay and 110 hurdles. Miller, who is in his second year as head coach at DeSoto, also serves as an assistant football coach. He was a two-year starter at fullback for Texas State.

RELAYS DESOTO’S 4×200

Members (in racing order): Trevin Chambers, Nick Orr, LaDarren Brown, London Dunn

At state meet: The top-ranked 4×200 relay in the nation, DeSoto ran a blistering 1:24.56 to win gold.

 

HURDLERS CHEVIS ARMSTEAD, DeSoto, Jr.

At state meet: Armstead ran a season-best 13.82 seconds to claim gold in the 110 meter hurdles.

Notable: The junior came a long way in a year after finishing eighth with a time of 14.25 last year.

 

Hallway Parade

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Honors Assembly

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Junior Crossover

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Our Juniors becoming Seniors IMG_5233

Eaglettes Dinner

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