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The Red Ledger

The online student news source of Lovejoy High School

The Red Ledger

The online student news source of Lovejoy High School

The Red Ledger

Sophomore Samantha Basson dribbles the ball to her teammates. Basson had three rebounds for the Leopards.
Girls basketball faces undefeated Wylie East
January 19, 2021

On Friday, the girls varsity basketball team lost to Wylie East by a score of 67-35. “We got off to a rough start,” senior guard Soli...

Sophomore guard no. 30 Linnea Maddux dribbles in place before shooting her free throw. Maddux scored two points for the Leopards.
Leopards face Prosper Rock Hill
January 11, 2021

On Friday, the boys and girls varsity basketball teams played district games against Prosper Rock Hill. The boys team came out with a win, but...

Sophomore Samantha Basson shoots for a point. Basson scored 28 points in the game.
Girls basketball finalizes pre-district play
December 9, 2020

The girls basketball team came out with a 55-45 senior night loss against the Van Alstyne Panthers last Friday, and a 47-38 loss to the Trinity...

The Leopards celebrate as senior outside hitter no. 18 Megan Dierecks scores a point. The Leopards played against the Colony and won all three sets.
Volleyball wins first district game
September 13, 2021

On Friday, the varsity volleyball team won their first district game against The Colony not losing a set.  “Overall, we did pretty good,”...

Junior middle hitter no.12 Hannah Gonzalez celebrates with senior setter no. 9 Averi Carlson. The volleyball team will be playing against The Colony on Friday in their first district game.
Varsity volleyball defeats McKinney Boyd at home
September 8, 2021

The varsity volleyball team defeated McKinney Boyd high school on Friday in a sweep of three sets. “[The game] went really well,” head...

Junior Averi Carlson sets the ball. Carlsons set allows senior Lexie Collins to hit the ball for a return.
Volleyball named state champions for second consecutive year
December 15, 2020

Junior Grace Milliken fires the ball over the net for a kill. Her teammates rush the court and fall to the floor. State champions for the eighth...

Sophomore runner Leila Ngapout sprints towards the handoff to freshman runner Kendall Coppinger in the 4x200 meter relay. Freshman runners Lauren Dolberry and Madeline Smith are also on the relay team.
Track, field athletes advance to regionals
April 16, 2021

The track team competed in the UIL area meet on Wednesday, and 10 athletes advanced to the regional meet, which will take place on Saturday,...

Freshman high jumper and distance runner Caroline Dolberry glides over the high jump bar. Dolberry claimed first place for JV girl’s high jump clearing 4’8”.
Boys, girls track teams advance to area
April 6, 2021

As freshman Kailey Littlefield circled the track for the second time to complete her 800 meter run, she accomplished a new personal and school...

Freshmen Kailey Littlefield prepares for a run. Littlefield attended the Amateur Athlete Union this past summer.
Freshman attends Junior Olympic Games
September 17, 2020

In the beginning of August, freshman and varsity track runner Kailey Littlefield attended the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) Junior Olympic Games...

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Girls varsity swim team captain Amelia Poulton holds the district championship plaque  after the team won the meet. This is the second year in a row that the team has won the district meet.
Girls swim team won consecutive district championship title
January 22, 2021

Yesterday, the girls varsity swim team won the district championship at the meet in Prosper, making it the second year in a row. “It [the...

Senior Jed Jones practices his backstroke. Jones looks to defend his state title in the 200 IM
Swim and Dive looks to carry momentum into state.
February 11, 2020

With the state preliminary and finals coming up this weekend, the swim and dive team will look to dive in after a historic regional performance....

Senior Jed Jones practices his backstroke. Jones looks to defend his state title in the 200 IM
Swim and dive shatters school records at state
February 26, 2019

The swim and dive teams set 10 new school records at the state meet in Austin. The girls swim team finished 11th overall, and the boys...

Senior Trevor Malik leads the schools runners at the beginning of the race. Malik finished in first out of the schools runners and in eighth overall.
Cross country competed at state level
December 2, 2020

The cross country team, despite breaking record times, was not able to make the podium at the state meet in Round Rock on Nov. 23. The boys team...

Junior Matt Murray runs at the Fall Festival meet. The cross country team won the regional meet for both the boys and girls.
Cross country sweeps regionals, look towards state
November 11, 2020

The boys and girls varsity cross country teams each took first place in the Region Two meet on Monday at the Jesse Owens Memorial Complex in...

Junior Tate Barr runs up a hill at Myers Park. The high school cross country team won districts in all four races.
Cross country prepares for regional meet
October 30, 2020

On Tuesday, the cross country team participated in the district meet. The girls and boys varsity teams qualified for the regional meet that will...

Freshman Madeline Smith competed at UIL regionals this week. She is on the doubles team.
Tennis learns from regionals
April 29, 2021

The tennis team closed out their season at the regional tournament yesterday and Wednesday of this week.  “Making it to the regional tournament...

The tennis team poses with their district trophy. The tennis team will be competing in the regional tournament on April 27 and 28.
Tennis advances to UIL regionals
April 16, 2021

The tennis team brought home district championships in three events after their tournament this Tuesday and Wednesday and will advance to the...

Senior Samantha Hayward aims to return a serve during practice.
Tennis to play in first spring tournament
January 25, 2018

After coming off its fall season, the tennis team will transition into individual and doubles competition rather than playing as a team. The...

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