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Wrestling to compete in dual district championship

Wrestling to compete in dual district championship

Drew Gager, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019


Filed under Featured Sports, Sports, Winter, Wrestling

The duals district championship for boys wrestling begins today at 5:30 p.m. at Sloan Creek Intermediate School. Sophomore Dalton Braun is excited to see what the team could do and is eager for a chance at the team title “The dual is important to me because I would like to see my team to win,” Braun...

Girls basketball looks to rebound against Denison

Girls basketball looks to rebound against Denison

Drew Doig, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019


Filed under Featured Sports, Girls Basketball, Sports

After a tough 59-38 loss against a top-seeded Wylie East team (18-10, 6-0 in district) Tuesday, the girl’s basketball team (16-15, 2-4) will look to get back on track tonight when they host Denison (18-10, 5-1) at 6:15 p.m. Head coach Lance Boxell said Denison is a complete team with good guard ...

Boys basketball to wrap up first round of district

Boys basketball to wrap up first round of district

Alexis Russell, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019


Filed under Boys Basketball, Featured Sports, Sports

After a 49-42 loss to McKinney North (20-5, 4-0 in district) last Friday put an end to its undefeated district record, the boys basketball team (15-4, 3-1) looks to keep up with the top-seeded Mustangs as they host the Denison Yellow Jackets (15-6, 1-3) tonight for Teacher Appreciation Night at 7:30...

Boys soccer looks to sharpen up for district in final week of preseason

Boys soccer looks to sharpen up for district in final week of preseason

Joe Vastano, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Featured Sports, Sports, Winter

Fresh off a tournament championship in Forney last weekend, the boys soccer team (9-2) has a matchup tomorrow night against Denton Ryan (2-4-1)  at home at 7:15 p.m. At Forney, the Leopards played a total of five games, winning four of them. Their only loss came against West Mesquite by a score of...

Running West

Running West

Arushi Gupta, Staff Writer

January 22, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Track

It wasn’t until senior Jake Chamberlin answered a certain phone call that he considered attending the school he will soon call home- West Point. After six years of running with the track team, Chamberlin’s talent has led him to be one of a handful of students accepted to run for the United Stat...

Boys basketball to face McKinney North in battle for first place

Boys basketball to face McKinney North in battle for first place

Alexis Russell, Staff Writer

January 18, 2019


Filed under Boys Basketball, Featured Sports, Sports, Winter

The only two undefeated basketball teams remaining in District 15-5A will meet tonight in a highly-anticipated matchup that will take place on the Leopards’ homecourt at 7:30 p.m. Both the Leopards (16-6, 2-0) and the McKinney North Bulldogs (18-5, 2-0) head into the game boasting a 2-0 district record, but only one will come out with its winning streak intact. Head coach Kyle Her...

Girls basketball to host McKinney North

Girls basketball to host McKinney North

Drew Doig, Staff Writer

January 18, 2019


Filed under Featured Sports, Girls Basketball, Sports, Winter

After losing three out of four games to start district play, the girls basketball team (15-14, 1-3) will look to bounce back tonight, hosting McKinney North (8-16, 2-2) at 6:15 p.m. The Bulldogs are led by junior Chelsea Wooten. The 5-7 guard has averaged 16 points per game this year along with four rebounds and assists as well. In their last game, McKinney North defeated district opp...

Girls soccer set to compete in third tournament

Girls soccer set to compete in third tournament

Drew Gager, Staff Writer

January 17, 2019


Filed under Featured Sports, Girls Soccer, Sports, Winter

Six games into the season, the girls soccer team is off to a quick start with a record of 4-1-1. The second tournament of the year begins today and will continue through the weekend with games held at Anna and Melissa. Today the team faced Paris and 11:30 a.m. and Friday the girls take on Argyle at 10 ...

Boys soccer to participate in Forney tournament

Boys soccer to participate in Forney tournament

Joe Vastano, Staff Writer

January 17, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter

Before beginning its head-to-head matches, the Leopards will play one more tournament today in Forney after posting a 6-1 record in its first two tournaments. The Leopards’ first matchup will be against the Rockwall Yellowjackets (2-6). Senior Christian Kwon said that although his team is not familia...

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