The Red Ledger

Senior captain goes down in football game

Jessica Parrott, Staff Reporter

September 29, 2011


Filed under Sports

On Friday August 26th, the varsity football team opened their season against the Argyle Eagles. While team ended up losing the game 42-17, that was not the only loss they suffered that night. Senior captain Trey Carson left the game in the fourth quarter with a season ending shoulder injury. “I...

No injuries make for a cheerful squad

Elizabeth Bower, Staff Reporter

September 29, 2011


Filed under Sports

As the school year begins, the cheerleaders prepare for a jam-packed football season. With this comes pep rallies, and pep rallies mean routines. Lots of routines. In the past, performances meant getting as many people capable of producing a safe routine. Normally, this would be a difficult task,...

A week in the life of: A Majestic

A week in the life of: A Majestic

Samantha Wendt, Sports Editor

September 29, 2011


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

In preparation for the Friday night football, it’s not only football players and coaches who are working hard each and every day. Besides the cheerleaders and the band, there’s even more who must commit their valuable time to guarantee the perfect night for all those in attendance. To arrange an...

Competition for quarterback

Samantha Wendt, Sports Editor

September 16, 2011


Filed under Sports

The steady quarterback for the football team is still up in the air. Juniors Cullon Greene, a new transfer from Allen, and Zack Saffle are battling each other for the acclaimed starting quarterback title. Currently, Saffle is the starting quarterback on the stat sheets, but he has not separated himself...

New year, new assistant coach

Samantha Wendt, Sports Editor

September 12, 2011


Filed under Sports

In the past three years, the tennis team has experienced three different assistant coaching changes. The most recent of these changes has brought Will Davis to the district. A transfer from an assistant coaching job at Big Spring, a 3A school near Abilene, he will also be teaching PALS and P.E. at Sloan...

Friday night lights: not so bright

Ginger Hervey, Editor-in-chief

September 7, 2011


Filed under Sports

The first football game of the season; fans packed the stadium at Lovejoy High School dressed to the nines in Leopard apparel, ready to cheer on their team for a new season. The opposing team and state defending champions was the Argyle Eagles. With the heavy losses of last year’s graduating class...

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