Tennis Team Getting Ready

As Reported By: James Arellano The Madison Varsity Tennis team is ready to ace the upcoming season! After making it to the state finals last season, Maya Bowe will return. The hopes are high to start the season off strong. “We have a lot of seniors on Varsity they have improved a lot since they…

Mavs Are Met!

As reported by Alaina Soule The Madison community was full of excitement gathered at Heroes Stadium on Wednesday, August 17, 2022, as friends, family, and supporters greeted and met the Mavericks. The annual “Meet the Mavericks” event celebrated student organizations and athletes as hundreds showed up to be introduced to this year’s student body. As…

Absolutely Fab!

Reported by staff Fabiola Vargas-Gonzalez has been named as the  Chief Editor of The Advocate. Fabiola is a senior who is part of the AMP.  She has been taking the animal science classes for two years,preparing herself for her future career. Into her third year of journalism,our editor enjoys the craft because she likes telling…

Swimming Into a New Season

By Monika Garcia After a great swim season this past 2021-2022 year, many swim team members are excited to start the next season off fresh with captain (and incoming senior) Alina Nguyen. “My hopes for next year as captain is that to see the team grow even more,” said Nguyen. As other leaders know, being…

Meaningful Maroon

As reported by Monika Garcia   Madison gathered to show their support for the community of Uvalde, where a deranged gunman opened fire on Robb Elementary School, ending the lives of 19 young children, along with 2 teachers, and many wounded several. In memory of the many who lost their lives, many Maverick students, teachers,…

Some Enchanted Evening

After a two-year hiatus, the Prom has returned.  The class of 2022 and others celebrated the evening at the Westin San Antonio North hotel. Among the bright colors, fancy format wear, and music, were plenty of smiles and happiness.       Coming back strong from a break during the global pandemic, the prom was…

Budding Buddies

By Erin Rabel The Guild Dogs for the Blind (GDB) puppy club here at Madison is gaining many new puppy members. Puppies have been coming in waves joining the James Madison GDB puppy club. Since March 29th, the Madison puppy pack has grown by 11 more pups. That isn’t all though; there are still more…

Kitties Need a Home

Two little kittens were found under a car by Senior Mikaya Garcia early Wednesday near Madison. This homeless duo needs permanent shelter. Attached is a video of Daisy Mae giving some love to the two kittens, currently known as “Dolly” and “Maverick”. If you are interested please contact Mr. Otley at rotley@neisd.net Daisy Mae with…

Making a Grand Exit

By Monika Garcia  In only a few weeks, the class of 2022 will be walking the stage and receiving their diplomas. With the last two years being different than usual, many seniors are excited they are almost done. During the lunch periods of April 13th, 2022, seniors lined up in front of the school to…