DSHS in First Place in First UIL Lone Star Cup Update
Following the first update to the 2018-19 Lone Star Cup standings that includes team tennis, cross country, and volleyball, Dripping Springs High School is tied for first in Conference 5A with 34 points. Also posting 34 points is Frisco Wakeland HS. Following in third through fifth places in the first 5A update are: Cedar Park HS, Lucas Lovejoy HS, and Highland Park HS.
Lone Star Cup points are awarded based on their team performance in district and state championships. The winning schools in each classification will receive the UIL Lone Star Cup trophy and a $1,000 scholarship. Events that are tallied for the competition include: state and area marching band, tennis, team tennis, cross country, volleyball, football, swimming and diving, wrestling, girls’ basketball, soccer, golf, track and field, academics, one-act play, softball, and baseball. During the 2017-18 school year Dripping Springs HS finished in fourth place in 5A, its highest finish ever.