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Football to visit Kaufman for first round of playoffs

Football to visit Kaufman for first round of playoffs

Benjamin Nopper, Section Editor

November 15, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Football, Sports, Uncategorized

After missing out on claiming home field advantage a week ago, the football team (7-2 overall, 6-2 district) will be forced to hit the road to take on the Kaufman Lions (7-2, 6-2) in the first round of the District 5A Region II playoffs tomorrow at 7 p.m. Assistant coach Dustin Gunter said his team...

Girls basketball to compete in The Colony tournament

Girls basketball to compete in The Colony tournament

Drew Doig, Staff Writer

November 15, 2018


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

After a 5-2 start to the non-district season, the girls basketball team will go on the road to play in The Colony tournament this Thursday through Saturday. The Leopards will open up pool play against Frisco Reedy, Lake Dallas and Hebron. “The Colony will be a tough test for our team,” head coach L...

Volleyball to face rival Dripping Springs in state semifinal

Volleyball to face rival Dripping Springs in state semifinal

Alexis Russell, Staff Writer

November 15, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Sports, Volleyball

Embarking on its eighth state tournament appearance since 2008, the volleyball team (44-6, 10-0 in district) will face long-time playoff rival Dripping Springs (33-15, 14-0) tomorrow at 1 p.m at the Curtis Culwell Center as it looks to secure its spot in the state finals. “In 2014, we played [Dr...

Pick Six: The bye week approaches

Pick Six: The bye week approaches

Benjamin Nopper, Section Editor

November 15, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Football, Sports

After each picker managed to post a winning record last week, the staff is back, including senior baseball player Jordan Yoder. Last week's guest picker, senior Lizzie Weichel posted a record of 4-2, improving the guest picker record to an overall 25-17. Due to Thanksgiving break, the staff will take a b...

Boys basketball to open season against Lebanon Trail

Boys basketball to open season against Lebanon Trail

Alexis Russell, Staff Writer

November 13, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball, Featured Sports, Sports, Winter

After finishing 7-2 in preseason play, the boys basketball team looks to start its season off strong versus a Lebanon Trail tonight at home at 7:30 p.m. Head coach Kyle Herrema said his team has a “super hungry” and “super aggressive” mindset heading into the season. “I think we’ve j...

Volleyball advances after knocking off Liberty

Volleyball advances after knocking off Liberty

Alexis Russell, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Sports, Volleyball

After a decisive 3-1 victory over the Liberty Redhawks (25-14, 23-25, 25-15, 25-21) on Tuesday, the volleyball team (43-6, 10-0 in district) will play Red Oak (26-16, 9-1) this Friday at 7 p.m. at Berkner High School for the chance to advance to the regional finals. “We knew walking in to the game that we needed to treat each point like we were in the state championship,” senior Michelle Foster said. “So, we came out and we played our best and let e...

Football hopes to clinch home field advantage on senior night

Football hopes to clinch home field advantage on senior night

Benjamin Nopper, Section Editor

November 9, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Football, Spring

After clinching a playoff spot a week ago, the football team (7-1 overall, 6-1 district) now has its sights set on earning its final win of the regular season against the Frisco Raccoons (5-4, 5-2) tonight in order to gain home field advantage in the first round of the playoffs. The senior night contes...

Photo Gallery: Volleyball defeats Frisco Liberty in playoffs

Photo Gallery: Volleyball defeats Frisco Liberty in playoffs

Grace Nguyen, Section Editor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports, Uncategorized, Volleyball

The volleyball team dispatched Frisco Liberty on Tuesday and solidified a spot in the semi finals.

Swim and dive seeks to snap losing skid in Dallas Cup

Swim and dive seeks to snap losing skid in Dallas Cup

Drew Gager, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018


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

After two consecutive losses, the swim teams will look to get back on track at the Dallas Cup meet on Friday at the Tom Muehlenbeck Recreation Center at 10 a.m. Even though the Leopards boys and girls team lost to Highland Park in their most recent meet, swimmer Alex Burns said she believes the te...

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