Frisco, Texas

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wrestling programs

League . They play at Dr. Pepper Arena High school sports All Frisco Independent School District's High Schools have Academic Decathlon, football, basketball, baseball, soccer, softball, volleyball, track and cross-country, swimming, golf, power-lifting, tennis and wrestling programs available for student athletes. Others Frisco is home of the Superdrome, an outdoor velodrome. Frisco also has an Olympic size state-of-the-art natatorium. The Frisco Baseball & Softball Association (FBSA) has been in action since its establishment in 1984. The Frisco Football League (FFL) is an organized recreational league that allows children to play football before entering football in the school district. References *'''September 28:''' Interstate 795 (Interstate 795 (North Carolina)) in North Carolina is officially approved by AASHTO. '''MLS Cup 2006''', the 11th edition of Major League Soccer's championship match (MLS Cup), was played between the New England Revolution and the Houston Dynamo to decide the champion of the 2006 season (2006 Major League Soccer season). The game was played at Pizza Hut Park in Frisco, Texas on November 12, 2006. Houston won 4-3 on penalty kicks, after a 1-1 draw following extra time. It was the first penalty shootout (Penalty shootout (association football)) in MLS Cup history. District description The district is located wholly within Denton County (Denton County, Texas). It is one of three serving Denton County. In terms of geography it comprises the eastern and southeastern portions of the county. Major cities in the district include the majority of Lewisville (Lewisville, Texas) and those portions of Carrollton (Carrollton, Texas), Dallas (Dallas, Texas), Frisco (Frisco, Texas), and Plano (Plano, Texas) that extend into Denton County. Towns and cities served by these area codes: :Addison (Addison, Texas), Allen (Allen, Texas), Anna (Anna, Texas), Avalon (Avalon, Texas), Bardwell (Bardwell, Texas), Blue Ridge (Blue Ridge, Texas), Carrollton (Carrollton, Texas), Cedar Hill (Cedar Hill, Texas), Celina (Celina, Texas), Cockrell Hill (Cockrell Hill, Texas), Combine (Combine, Texas), Copeville (Copeville, Texas), Coppell (Coppell, Texas), Crandall (Crandall, Texas), Dallas (Dallas, Texas), DeSoto (DeSoto, Texas), Duncanville (Duncanville, Texas), Elmo (Elmo, Texas), Ennis (Ennis, Texas), Farmers Branch (Farmers Branch, Texas), Farmersville (Farmersville, Texas), Fate (Fate, Texas), Ferris (Ferris, Texas), Flower Mound (Flower Mound, Texas), Forney (Forney, Texas), Forreston (Forreston, Texas), Frisco (Frisco, Texas), Garland (Garland, Texas), Glenn Heights (Glenn Heights, Texas), Grand Prairie (Grand Prairie, Texas), Highland Park (Highland Park, Texas), Highland Village (Highland Village, Texas), Hutchins (Hutchins, Texas), Irving (Irving, Texas), Italy (Italy, Texas), Josephine (Josephine, Texas), Kaufman (Kaufman, Texas), Lancaster (Lancaster, Texas), Lavon (Lavon, Texas), Lewisville (Lewisville, Texas), Little Elm (Little Elm, Texas), Maypearl (Maypearl, Texas), McKinney (McKinney, Texas), Melissa (Melissa, Texas), Mesquite (Mesquite, Texas), Midlothian (Midlothian, Texas), Milford (Milford, Texas), Murphy (Murphy, Texas), Nevada (Nevada, Texas), Oak Leaf (Oak Leaf, Texas), Palmer (Palmer, Texas), Pecan Hill (Pecan Hill, Texas), Plano (Plano, Texas), Princeton (Princeton, Texas), Prosper (Prosper, Texas), Red Oak (Red Oak, Texas), Rice (Rice, Texas), Richardson (Richardson, Texas), Rockwall (Rockwall, Texas), Rosser (Rosser, Texas), Rowlett (Rowlett, Texas), Royse City (Royse City, Texas), Sachse (Sachse, Texas), Scurry (Scurry, Texas), Seagoville (Seagoville, Texas), Sunnyvale (Sunnyvale, Texas), Talty (Talty, Texas), Terrell (Terrell, Texas), The Colony (The Colony, Texas), University Park (University Park, Texas), Venus (Venus, Texas), Waxahachie (Waxahachie, Texas), Westminster (Westminster, Texas), Weston (Weston, Texas), Wilmer (Wilmer, Texas) and Wylie (Wylie, Texas). In addition, Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport is served by area code 972. The '''Texas Tornado''' are a Junior A hockey team located in Frisco (Frisco, Texas), Texas, USA. The team joined the North American Hockey League's Central division in 1999 (and moved into the newly formed southern division three years later) while located in North Richland Hills, Texas, and have enjoyed unprecedented success since their expansion year. The Tornado hold the NAHL regular season record. Also in 2005, the Sol qualified as one of three NPSL West representatives for the Region IV U.S. Open Cup (U.S. Open Cup Website qualifying tournament, where the Sol won its group and then went on to beat the Salinas Valley Samba for the tournament championship and a spot in the USASA National Open Cup. The Sol would later meet the Samba in Santa Rosa in the first round of the U.S. Open Cup itself. At the USASA National Open Cup in the August heat of Frisco, Texas, in the semifinals the Sol faced the AAC Eagles of Chicago who prevailed 2-1. With this result, the Sol's 2005 campaign came to an end.


title game'

news story?id 4949141 title Division I adopts 20-team bracket, moves FCS title game to Frisco, Texas author Caplan, Jeff date February 26, 2010 publisher ESPN accessdate 2010-02-26 Baseball The Texas League AA minor league baseball team Frisco RoughRiders, a minor league affiliate of the Texas Rangers (Texas Rangers (baseball)), play in Frisco at the award-winning Dr Pepper Ballpark

; The tournament has historically been played in November and December; with the latest expansion to a 20-team field, the championship game moved from December to January. From 1997 (1997 NCAA Division I-AA football season) through 2009 (2009 NCAA Division I FCS football season), the title game had been played in Chattanooga (Chattanooga, Tennessee), Tennessee at Finley Stadium (W. Max Finley Stadium), the home football venue of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

the 2012 season. For thirteen seasons, the title game was played in Chattanooga, Tennessee, (1997–2009), preceded by five seasons in Huntington, West Virginia, where host Marshall (Marshall Thundering Herd football) advanced to the title game in four of the five years. From 1976 to 2002


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Thomas was inducted into the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame. He and his wife currently operate the Kurt Thomas Gymnastics Training Center in Frisco, Texas. His gym has hosted the USAG (USA Gymnastics)-sanctioned Kurt Thomas International Invitational gymnastics meet annually since 2003. Kurt Thomas was recently inducted into yet another Hall of Fame in 2011 and attended a fashion show featuring sports stars with his wife, Becky. group3 Cities and towns 100k


football basketball

League . They play at Dr. Pepper Arena High school sports All Frisco Independent School District's High Schools have Academic Decathlon, football, basketball, baseball, soccer, softball, volleyball, track and cross-country, swimming, golf, power-lifting, tennis and wrestling programs available for student athletes. Others Frisco is home of the Superdrome, an outdoor velodrome. Frisco also has an Olympic size state-of-the-art natatorium


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be relocating to Frisco, Texas to resume play in the 2010-11 season as the Texas Legends. *'''June 22:''' The South Carolina Department of Transportation adopts a new design for their state highway shields. A plain rectangle with "S.C." will be replaced by a blue design with a small logo above the number. Unlike the 2006 change in Oklahoma, signs will only be replaced when they would otherwise need replacement. *'''September 28:''' Interstate 795 (Interstate 795 (North Carolina)) in North Carolina is officially approved by AASHTO. '''MLS Cup 2006''', the 11th edition of Major League Soccer's championship match (MLS Cup), was played between the New England Revolution and the Houston Dynamo to decide the champion of the 2006 season (2006 Major League Soccer season). The game was played at Pizza Hut Park in Frisco, Texas on November 12, 2006. Houston won 4-3 on penalty kicks, after a 1-1 draw following extra time. It was the first penalty shootout (Penalty shootout (association football)) in MLS Cup history. District description The district is located wholly within Denton County (Denton County, Texas). It is one of three serving Denton County. In terms of geography it comprises the eastern and southeastern portions of the county. Major cities in the district include the majority of Lewisville (Lewisville, Texas) and those portions of Carrollton (Carrollton, Texas), Dallas (Dallas, Texas), Frisco (Frisco, Texas), and Plano (Plano, Texas) that extend into Denton County. Towns and cities served by these area codes: :Addison (Addison, Texas), Allen (Allen, Texas), Anna (Anna, Texas), Avalon (Avalon, Texas), Bardwell (Bardwell, Texas), Blue Ridge (Blue Ridge, Texas), Carrollton (Carrollton, Texas), Cedar Hill (Cedar Hill, Texas), Celina (Celina, Texas), Cockrell Hill (Cockrell Hill, Texas), Combine (Combine, Texas), Copeville (Copeville, Texas), Coppell (Coppell, Texas), Crandall (Crandall, Texas), Dallas (Dallas, Texas), DeSoto (DeSoto, Texas), Duncanville (Duncanville, Texas), Elmo (Elmo, Texas), Ennis (Ennis, Texas), Farmers Branch (Farmers Branch, Texas), Farmersville (Farmersville, Texas), Fate (Fate, Texas), Ferris (Ferris, Texas), Flower Mound (Flower Mound, Texas), Forney (Forney, Texas), Forreston (Forreston, Texas), Frisco (Frisco, Texas), Garland (Garland, Texas), Glenn Heights (Glenn Heights, Texas), Grand Prairie (Grand Prairie, Texas), Highland Park (Highland Park, Texas), Highland Village (Highland Village, Texas), Hutchins (Hutchins, Texas), Irving (Irving, Texas), Italy (Italy, Texas), Josephine (Josephine, Texas), Kaufman (Kaufman, Texas), Lancaster (Lancaster, Texas), Lavon (Lavon, Texas), Lewisville (Lewisville, Texas), Little Elm (Little Elm, Texas), Maypearl (Maypearl, Texas), McKinney (McKinney, Texas), Melissa (Melissa, Texas), Mesquite (Mesquite, Texas), Midlothian (Midlothian, Texas), Milford (Milford, Texas), Murphy (Murphy, Texas), Nevada (Nevada, Texas), Oak Leaf (Oak Leaf, Texas), Palmer (Palmer, Texas), Pecan Hill (Pecan Hill, Texas), Plano (Plano, Texas), Princeton (Princeton, Texas), Prosper (Prosper, Texas), Red Oak (Red Oak, Texas), Rice (Rice, Texas), Richardson (Richardson, Texas), Rockwall (Rockwall, Texas), Rosser (Rosser, Texas), Rowlett (Rowlett, Texas), Royse City (Royse City, Texas), Sachse (Sachse, Texas), Scurry (Scurry, Texas), Seagoville (Seagoville, Texas), Sunnyvale (Sunnyvale, Texas), Talty (Talty, Texas), Terrell (Terrell, Texas), The Colony (The Colony, Texas), University Park (University Park, Texas), Venus (Venus, Texas), Waxahachie (Waxahachie, Texas), Westminster (Westminster, Texas), Weston (Weston, Texas), Wilmer (Wilmer, Texas) and Wylie (Wylie, Texas). In addition, Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport is served by area code 972. The '''Texas Tornado''' are a Junior A hockey team located in Frisco (Frisco, Texas), Texas, USA. The team joined the North American Hockey League's Central division in 1999 (and moved into the newly formed southern division three years later) while located in North Richland Hills, Texas, and have enjoyed unprecedented success since their expansion year. The Tornado hold the NAHL regular season record. Also in 2005, the Sol qualified as one of three NPSL West representatives for the Region IV U.S. Open Cup (U.S. Open Cup Website qualifying tournament, where the Sol won its group and then went on to beat the Salinas Valley Samba for the tournament championship and a spot in the USASA National Open Cup. The Sol would later meet the Samba in Santa Rosa in the first round of the U.S. Open Cup itself. At the USASA National Open Cup in the August heat of Frisco, Texas, in the semifinals the Sol faced the AAC Eagles of Chicago who prevailed 2-1. With this result, the Sol's 2005 campaign came to an end.


athletic complex

(Texas) 35W to Fort Worth. Loop 288 (Texas State Highway Loop 288) partially encircles the city; it passes through the northern limits of the city by C. H. Collins Athletic Complex and the eastern side near Golden Triangle Mall. Highway 77 (U.S. Highway 77 (Texas)) and 377 (U.S. Highway 377 (Texas)) go through the historic town square and Highway 380 (U.S. Highway 380 (Texas)) connects Denton to Frisco (Frisco, Texas) in the east and Decatur (Decatur, Texas) on the west. In 1976, one of the original homeowners associations petitioned the city of Frisco (Frisco, Texas) to remove the area from its extraterritorial jurisdiction. A vote was held in January 1977, and the City of The Colony was officially incorporated at that time (the name Colony was already in use, and thus the current name with the definite article (Article (grammar)) was chosen). In 1987, the small lakeside community of Eastvale (Eastvale, Texas) and The Colony voted to merge. The town has grown significantly since then.The renowned 350 member TCHS Marching Band marched in the 1997 Tournament of Roses Parade. The Colony High School Lady Cougars Soccer Team was the 2007 Class 4A State Champion. New Jersey Nets point guard and Olympic gold medalist Deron Williams played for The Colony High School The city is bordered on the west by Lewisville Lake and Lewisville, Texas, on the north and east by Frisco, Texas and on the south by Carrollton, Texas and Plano, Texas. Approximately 23 miles of shoreline on Lake Lewisville are contained within the city's boundaries (the basis for one of the city's nicknames, "City by the Lake"), including two peninsulas. Questions over whether the event would be held in 2008 began when in April that year Ozzy Osbourne announced that he would be headlining the Canadian Monsters of Rock festival. *'''September 28:''' Interstate 795 (Interstate 795 (North Carolina)) in North Carolina is officially approved by AASHTO. '''MLS Cup 2006''', the 11th edition of Major League Soccer's championship match (MLS Cup), was played between the New England Revolution and the Houston Dynamo to decide the champion of the 2006 season (2006 Major League Soccer season). The game was played at Pizza Hut Park in Frisco, Texas on November 12, 2006. Houston won 4-3 on penalty kicks, after a 1-1 draw following extra time. It was the first penalty shootout (Penalty shootout (association football)) in MLS Cup history. District description The district is located wholly within Denton County (Denton County, Texas). It is one of three serving Denton County. In terms of geography it comprises the eastern and southeastern portions of the county. Major cities in the district include the majority of Lewisville (Lewisville, Texas) and those portions of Carrollton (Carrollton, Texas), Dallas (Dallas, Texas), Frisco (Frisco, Texas), and Plano (Plano, Texas) that extend into Denton County. Towns and cities served by these area codes: :Addison (Addison, Texas), Allen (Allen, Texas), Anna (Anna, Texas), Avalon (Avalon, Texas), Bardwell (Bardwell, Texas), Blue Ridge (Blue Ridge, Texas), Carrollton (Carrollton, Texas), Cedar Hill (Cedar Hill, Texas), Celina (Celina, Texas), Cockrell Hill (Cockrell Hill, Texas), Combine (Combine, Texas), Copeville (Copeville, Texas), Coppell (Coppell, Texas), Crandall (Crandall, Texas), Dallas (Dallas, Texas), DeSoto (DeSoto, Texas), Duncanville (Duncanville, Texas), Elmo (Elmo, Texas), Ennis (Ennis, Texas), Farmers Branch (Farmers Branch, Texas), Farmersville (Farmersville, Texas), Fate (Fate, Texas), Ferris (Ferris, Texas), Flower Mound (Flower Mound, Texas), Forney (Forney, Texas), Forreston (Forreston, Texas), Frisco (Frisco, Texas), Garland (Garland, Texas), Glenn Heights (Glenn Heights, Texas), Grand Prairie (Grand Prairie, Texas), Highland Park (Highland Park, Texas), Highland Village (Highland Village, Texas), Hutchins (Hutchins, Texas), Irving (Irving, Texas), Italy (Italy, Texas), Josephine (Josephine, Texas), Kaufman (Kaufman, Texas), Lancaster (Lancaster, Texas), Lavon (Lavon, Texas), Lewisville (Lewisville, Texas), Little Elm (Little Elm, Texas), Maypearl (Maypearl, Texas), McKinney (McKinney, Texas), Melissa (Melissa, Texas), Mesquite (Mesquite, Texas), Midlothian (Midlothian, Texas), Milford (Milford, Texas), Murphy (Murphy, Texas), Nevada (Nevada, Texas), Oak Leaf (Oak Leaf, Texas), Palmer (Palmer, Texas), Pecan Hill (Pecan Hill, Texas), Plano (Plano, Texas), Princeton (Princeton, Texas), Prosper (Prosper, Texas), Red Oak (Red Oak, Texas), Rice (Rice, Texas), Richardson (Richardson, Texas), Rockwall (Rockwall, Texas), Rosser (Rosser, Texas), Rowlett (Rowlett, Texas), Royse City (Royse City, Texas), Sachse (Sachse, Texas), Scurry (Scurry, Texas), Seagoville (Seagoville, Texas), Sunnyvale (Sunnyvale, Texas), Talty (Talty, Texas), Terrell (Terrell, Texas), The Colony (The Colony, Texas), University Park (University Park, Texas), Venus (Venus, Texas), Waxahachie (Waxahachie, Texas), Westminster (Westminster, Texas), Weston (Weston, Texas), Wilmer (Wilmer, Texas) and Wylie (Wylie, Texas). In addition, Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport is served by area code 972. The '''Texas Tornado''' are a Junior A hockey team located in Frisco (Frisco, Texas), Texas, USA. The team joined the North American Hockey League's Central division in 1999 (and moved into the newly formed southern division three years later) while located in North Richland Hills, Texas, and have enjoyed unprecedented success since their expansion year. The Tornado hold the NAHL regular season record. Also in 2005, the Sol qualified as one of three NPSL West representatives for the Region IV U.S. Open Cup (U.S. Open Cup Website qualifying tournament, where the Sol won its group and then went on to beat the Salinas Valley Samba for the tournament championship and a spot in the USASA National Open Cup. The Sol would later meet the Samba in Santa Rosa in the first round of the U.S. Open Cup itself. At the USASA National Open Cup in the August heat of Frisco, Texas, in the semifinals the Sol faced the AAC Eagles of Chicago who prevailed 2-1. With this result, the Sol's 2005 campaign came to an end.


play football

. The Frisco Baseball & Softball Association (FBSA) has been in action since its establishment in 1984. The Frisco Football League (FFL) is an organized recreational league that allows children to play football before entering football in the school district. References * City of Frisco official website * http


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sequences in the Dallas area during the summer prior to the season, then film the remainder of the season in the Los Angeles area; less than half of the episodes in a given season had on-location sequences filmed in Dallas. MGM built a full-size replica of the Southfork Ranch backyard and pool on one of its soundstages, allowing for filming of "location" shots during the latter part of the season. Well-known residents include current Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim outfielder Torii


title game' *

news story?id 4949141 title Division I adopts 20-team bracket, moves FCS title game to Frisco, Texas author Caplan, Jeff date February 26, 2010 publisher ESPN accessdate 2010-02-26 Baseball The Texas League AA minor league baseball team Frisco RoughRiders, a minor league affiliate of the Texas Rangers (Texas Rangers (baseball)), play in Frisco at the award-winning Dr Pepper Ballpark

; The tournament has historically been played in November and December; with the latest expansion to a 20-team field, the championship game moved from December to January. From 1997 (1997 NCAA Division I-AA football season) through 2009 (2009 NCAA Division I FCS football season), the title game had been played in Chattanooga (Chattanooga, Tennessee), Tennessee at Finley Stadium (W. Max Finley Stadium), the home football venue of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

the 2012 season. For thirteen seasons, the title game was played in Chattanooga, Tennessee, (1997–2009), preceded by five seasons in Huntington, West Virginia, where host Marshall (Marshall Thundering Herd football) advanced to the title game in four of the five years. From 1976 to 2002


football game

: fc.dallas.mlsnet.com t104 about About . Although FC Dallas has not yet won a MLS Cup, they won the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup in 1997. Retrieved on October 20, 2006. The college Cotton Bowl Classic football game was played at the stadium through its 2009 game (2009 Cotton Bowl Classic), but has moved to the new Cowboys Stadium in Arlington. The Dallas Sidekicks, a former team of the Major Indoor Soccer League (1978–1992) Major Indoor

Frisco, Texas

'''Frisco''' is a city located in Collin (Collin County, Texas) and Denton (Denton County, Texas) counties in Texas. It is part of the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, and is located approximately 25 minutes from both Dallas Love Field and Dallas Fort Worth International Airport. With major highways north-south and east-west, the city is well-positioned on the path of growth in the Dallas area.

As of December 1, 2014, the city had a population estimated at 144,640. and also the fastest-growing city in the nation from 2000 to 2009. In the late 1990s, the northern Dallas–Fort Worth Metroplex suburban development tide hit the northern border of Plano (Plano, Texas) and spilled into Frisco, sparking explosive growth into the 2000s. Like many of the cities located in the booming northern suburbs of Dallas, Frisco serves as a bedroom community for many professionals who work in the Dallas–Fort Worth Metroplex.

Since 2003, Frisco has received the designation "Tree City USA" by the National Arbor Day Foundation. Tree Cities A 2007 ''Forbes'' study named Frisco as the seventh-fastest growing suburb in the United States.

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