“It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.” – Epictetus
Student of the Week
Congratulations to our Canton ISD Student of the Week, 11th grader Aivia Strege. Aivia is the daughter of Robin and Darren Strege. She is active in Band, Student Council, Leadership, and Archery. Mr. Rhoten says, “Aivia always has a smile on her face! She is very involved on our campus, maintains excellent grades, and does a great job of leading by example.” When she gets out of school she would like to go to Texas A & M. In her free time she likes to go camping and fishing with her family. Congratulations Aivia!
On Monday night our Eaglette junior high volleyball teams secured a 4 game sweep of Athens with all of our teams winning.
On Tuesday night our high school Eaglette volleyball teams also completed a 3 game sweep of Athens. On Friday night the Eaglettes completed another 3 game sweep of Cumberland. The Eaglettes are currently ranked #17 in the state and 4-0 in district.
On Thursday night our JV Eagles defeated Center 48-20. On Friday night our varsity Eagles fell to Center but will be back in action at home against Van on Friday night.
Big congratulations to Ace Reece. Ace was selected to play in the Futures All-Star Game at Fenway Park this past weekend and finished with an RBI single and 4 walks on the day.
Congratulations to Lainy Hewi & Ariana Davis who placed in the Top 20 out of almost 200 competitors in the Floral Cup Contest at the East Texas State Fair. Morgan Dunn and Payton Bray also won first place in their event at the East Texas State Fair as well.
This year Canton High School started an ESports team with Mrs. Theresa Oliver serving as their sponsor. We currently have 35 students competing.
Congratulations to CHS ESports team Juice Clan Valorant on their 13 - 9 victory over Richardson High School. Team members are captain Conner Chastain with team members Trystan Cavitt, Christian Henderson, Sebastian Pennell, and Zane Shook.
Congratulations to the CHS ESports Juice Clan Siege team for defeating Cedar Falls High School CF Ambush 7 to 2. Team members are Trystan Cavitt, Conner Chastain, Matthew McRoy, Nathan Roberts, and Beck Robinson.
The Running Eagles competed at the Rains Invitational on Thursday, September 22. The Varsity Girls were meet champions out of 16 teams and 121 runners. Congratulations to Graycee Willson who finished 2nd and Lana Stapleton who finished 5th. Kevin Velazquez finished 4th overall for the boys.
Sept. 24- JH Volleyball at Lindale Tournament; JH CC at Eustace
Sept. 26- Strategic Planning Meeting at CES Cafeteria at 6:00 p.m; JH Volleyball vs. Brownsboro
Sept. 27- Volleyball vs. Brownsboro; Choir All Region Auditions
Sept. 28- See You at the Pole; JH Eustace Meet
Sept. 29- JH Football vs. Van; Freshman/JV at Van; FFA State Fair Show
Sept. 30- Volleyball vs. Van; Football vs. Van
Oct. 1- Cross Country at University of Arkansas Chili Pepper Invitational; Band at Mesquite Marching Contest
Go Eagles & Eaglettes!