Category Archives: Sports

Dream Builders: Underdog Success Story of Seguin High School’s Swim Team

Dream Builders is a show on MyArlingtonTV that highlights the ways our community is helping kids dream big, nurture their creativity, polish their skills and develop the tools they need to achieve their American Dream as young adults. The latest Dream Builders episode focuses on student-athlete Gerald Hodges and the true underdog success story of…

Troy Aikman Announces New Restaurant to Open at Texas Live! in Arlington

Cowboys Legend Troy Aikman unveiled exciting details today for his first restaurant and entertainment concept — Troy’s — that will open later this summer at Texas Live! in Arlington’s Entertainment District. Plans for the venue were shared by Aikman as part of an exclusive first look at the construction progress of Texas Live!, the…

NFL Draft in Arlington Was Highest-Rated, Most-Watched Draft Ever

Everything is bigger and better in Texas! The NFL Draft, held last week at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, was the highest-rated and most-watched draft ever, according to the NFL. The NFL expanded this year’s draft coverage to broadcast television for the first time. The complete, three-day NFL Draft averaged a combined 3.6…

April 2018 Student-Athlete of the Month: Tatum Henderson

Tatum Henderson, a senior for Martin High School’s girls basketball and track teams, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for March 2018. Tatum is a two-time 1st Team All-District basketball player and was selected as Team Captain for both her junior and senior seasons.“Her work…

City, Texas Rangers Partner for Pearcy Elementary Acts of Kindness Event

The City of Arlington’s Kindness Initiative continues to grow thanks to the generous hearts of the community’s children. To recognize youth who are spreading kindness throughout The American Dream City, the City’s Community Relations Commission has launched a new program with the help of local businesses to reward participating students. Thanks…

Dream Come True: AISD High Schools Take the Stage at the 2018 NFL Draft

Football captains from six Arlington ISD schools took the stage alongside NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to represent the Dallas Cowboys during the team’s 1st round pick at the 2018 NFL Draft in The American Dream City. Below is the list of AISD high schools whose football players were represented on Thursday,…

NFL Legacy Project: Arlington ISD to Receive $1.8 Million Football Field Renovation

The City of Arlington, Dallas Cowboys, Gene and Jerry Jones Family Arlington Youth Foundation, NFL Foundation and Hellas Construction teamed up Wednesday to ensure that the legacy of the NFL Draft extends far beyond the week’s festivities in a groundbreaking ceremony at Workman Junior High School. At the ceremony, the Gene…

Students Celebrate Health and Wellness at Fuel Up to Play 60 Event at AT&T Stadium

Nearly 500 students from Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington area elementary schools visited AT&T Stadium on Tuesday for a youth health and wellness celebration hosted by the Dallas Cowboys, Dairy MAX, NFL and Fuel Up to Play 60. The celebration honored schools and students that have achieved Touchdown status with Fuel Up to Play…

Catch a Ride on Milo, Arlington’s Autonomous Shuttle, During NFL Draft

Heading out to AT&T Stadium for the NFL Draft Experience this weekend? Here’s your chance to also experience a ride on the transportation technology of the future. The City of Arlington is offering free rides on the Milo autonomous shuttle on a first-come, first-serve basis during the NFL Draft event, set…