Category: Athletics

natatorium pool

New district Natatorium is ‘Dream Come True’ for Retired Coaches

June 25, 2021
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Walt Disney World isn’t the only place where dreams come true. According to retired swimming coaches Cindy Lane and Jon Ivonen, dreams come true in Arlington, too. Their longtime wishes finally came true when the Arlington ISD’s first district pool opened to swimmers last fall. Both coached club swimming and in the district for more…

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gymnasts qualify for state

Six Arlington ISD gymnasts head to state championship

April 27, 2021
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Most district athletes to qualify since 2011 Six Arlington ISD high school gymnasts are heading to the Texas High School Gymnastics Championship this week after qualifying at the Region IV Championship meet. The record-breaking team includes the most district athletes to qualify for state since 2011. The championship meet at Euless Trinity High School starts…

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Chris Owens, former Lamar High School student and football player, current University of Alabama football player

Arlington proclaims Feb. 9 Chris Owens Day

February 10, 2021
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Owens started at center for national champion Crimson Tide Back in February 2016, Arlington ISD hosted its annual national signing day event at the Professional Development Center. One of the nearly 70 students honored for receiving athletic scholarships that day was Lamar High School football player Chris Owens, a highly-rated offensive lineman heading to the…

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