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Boys basketball looks to continue playoff run against rival Highland Park

Boys basketball looks to continue playoff run against rival Highland Park

Alexis Russell, Staff Writer

February 22, 2019

Advancing to the second round for the first time since 2014, the boys basketball team (25-7) is set to face Highland Park (24-9) tonight at Lewisville High School at 7 p.m. “We’re primed and ready to go for this game,” head coach Kyle Herrema said. “We haven’t [won against Highland Park] in t...

Six for six

Six for six

Alexis Russell, Staff Writer

February 19, 2019

Senior Night has come and gone and now the reality has set in: this ride won’t go on forever. These guys have spent six years playing together, but from here on out, every game has the potential to be their last. In order to capture the essence of this year’s senior class of basketball players, on...

Swim and dive to travel to Austin for state meet

Swim and dive to travel to Austin for state meet

Benjamin Nopper, Section Editor

February 14, 2019

After a regional meet in which the swim teams qualified a school record eight swimmers, the program will now set its sights on this weekend’s state meet. The preliminary rounds for both swimming and diving will take place Friday afternoon, and the finals will occur Saturday afternoon at Lee and Joe Jamail...

Girls soccer set to face Sherman in home matchup

Girls soccer set to face Sherman in home matchup

Drew Gager, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019

The girls soccer team is set to face Sherman on Friday night at 7:15 p.m. The girls are coming off of a win against Denison High School on Tuesday, which was their first home district game of the season. Coach Ian Keeble said after Tuesday’s victory the team feels good about Friday. “The ...

Girls basketball to face Frisco Lone Star in first round of playoffs

Girls basketball to face Frisco Lone Star in first round of playoffs

Drew Doig, Staff Writer

February 12, 2019

Editor's note: The headline for this story previously stated the team would fact McKinney North. The headline has been corrected to state that Girls Basketball will face Frisco Lone Star. The Red Ledger regrets the error. After a tough loss to McKinney North in its final district game, the girl’s...

Boys basketball looks to maintain playoff spot in final two games

Boys basketball looks to maintain playoff spot in final two games

Alexis Russell, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019

Although the boys basketball team (22-7, 6-2) wasn’t able to come out on top in its rematch versus McKinney North (24-5, 8-0) on Tuesday, it is still ranked 19th in class 5A and has clinched the second seed in district. Despite this, the team is still looking to finish out district strong, as it hosts Wylie East ton...

Wrestling slated to compete in District 9-5A championship

Wrestling slated to compete in District 9-5A championship

Drew Gager, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019

The boys wrestling team is set to compete today in the District 9-5A meet. The opposition will include Creekview, Highland Park, McKinney North, Melissa, Princeton, Pittsburg, RL Turner, Newman Smith, and Wylie East. Head coach Mike Eaton said he believes in all of his varsity boys and doesn’t p...

New season, same foe

New season, same foe

Joe Vastano, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019

District season has arrived for the boys soccer team (10-2-1). They are set to play the Wylie East Raiders (7-3) in the district opener tomorrow night at 7:30. Wylie East is the only team from the 2018 season that is still in the same district this year. “Wylie East is supposed to be pretty good ...

Athletes make college choices at National Signing Day

Athletes make college choices at National Signing Day

Benjamin Nopper, Section Editor

February 7, 2019

On Wednesday, Feb. 6, five senior student-athletes signed their National Letters of Intent to continue their education and athletic careers. The athletes were surrounded by their families and teammates as they completed the next step in continuing their careers.  

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