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Wrestling looks to build momentum at TCA meet

Wrestling looks to build momentum at TCA meet

Drew Gager, Staff Writer

January 12, 2019


Filed under Featured Sports, Sports, Winter, Wrestling

The boys wrestling team will be meeting at Trinity Christian Academy this weekend. All weight classes for the boys will be competing in this meet. In order to prepare for the meet, many of the wrestlers have been managing their weight and diet, which coach Mike Eaton has a specific system for. ...

Girls basketball seeks first district win

Girls basketball seeks first district win

Drew Doig, Staff Writer

January 11, 2019


Filed under Featured Sports, Girls Basketball, Sports, Uncategorized, Winter

Hoping to obtain its first district win of the season, the girls basketball team (14-13, 0-2) host the Sherman Bearcats (6-16, 0-2) at 6:15 p.m. Head coach Lance Boxell said the home court has the potential advantage could be huge for the team tonight. “We need to continue to be the team that is...

Boys basketball set to commence district season

Boys basketball set to commence district season

Alexis Russell, Staff Writer

January 11, 2019


Filed under Boys Basketball, Featured Sports, Sports, Winter

Through the first 20 games of the season, the boys basketball team has gone 14-6, including a consolation championship in the Prosper tournament and placing first overall in the Great East Texas Shootout. The Leopards will look to start their district season out on the right foot as they host the She...

Moving but still close to home

Moving but still close to home

Benjamin Nopper, Section Editor

December 14, 2018


Filed under Featured Sports, Other, Sports

Even though his final high school football season recently came to an end, there is still plenty of football left to be played for senior Ben Mason. The 28th ranked center in the class of 2019 just announced his commitment to play college football at Southern Methodist University. Mason also holds offers f...

Swim and dive to take on The Colony in dual meet

Swim and dive to take on The Colony in dual meet

Drew Gager and Benjamin Nopper

December 13, 2018


Filed under Featured Sports, Sports, Swim and Dive, Winter

Lovejoy swim and dive is scheduled for a dual meet against the Colony tonight at 6 p.m. The meet will be held at LISD Eastside Aquatics Center. Head swim coach Matt Franks said the upcoming meet will be a key indicator for the team’s composition moving forward. “Tonight's meet will help Co...

Boys basketball looks to carry momentum after winning tournament

Boys basketball looks to carry momentum after winning tournament

Alexis Russell, Staff Writer

December 13, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball, Featured Sports, Sports, Winter

After a 4-0 performance to win the championship at the East Texas Shootout in Brownsboro last weekend, the boys basketball team (10-2) will play in four games and a tournament over the break before its district home opener versus Sherman on Jan.11. “We just gotta keep leaning on our ‘D’ and play unselfish ...

Pick Six: Let the bowls begin

Pick Six: Let the bowls begin

Benjamin Nopper, Section Editor

December 12, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Football, Sports

In what will be the penultimate edition of Pick Six, TRL' sports experts welcome their graphic designer Grace Nguyen, who is responsible for producing the Pick Six graphic each week. She will look to replicate the success of last week's guest, senior Luke Ledebur, who posted a record of 5-1. Next week...

Girls basketball to host Home School Athletics Association

Girls basketball to host Home School Athletics Association

Drew Doig, Staff Writer

December 11, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Girls Basketball, Sports, Winter

The girls basketball team (12-7) will host the Home School Athletics Association (6-11) in a non-district game tonight at 6:30 p.m. Coach Lance Boxell said he believes the game tonight will be a quality matchup for the team. “HSAA has a good point guard and some girls with length,” Boxell said. “We wi...

Boys basketball to compete in Brownsboro ISD tournament

Boys basketball to compete in Brownsboro ISD tournament

Alexis Russell, Staff Writer

December 6, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball, Featured Sports, Sports, Winter

With a consolation championship under its belt after an impressive 3-1 performance in the Prosper ISD Boys Basketball Classic last weekend, the boys basketball team (6-2) will travel to compete in the Great East Texas Shootout in Brownsboro today, where they will play start by playing Marshall at 6:40 p.m. Senior Kyle Olson ...

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