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Tennis to compete in bi-district championship

Tennis to compete in bi-district championship

Benjamin Nopper, Section Editor

October 16, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Sports, Team Tennis

After ending its season on a 12-match winning-streak, the tennis team is scheduled to visit McKinney Boyd for the bi-district championship at 3:45 p.m. With the high possibility of rain in the forecast, there is a contingency plan for the match to be held tomorrow at 12:45 at the high school in case ...

Volleyball to host Denison on senior night

Volleyball to host Denison on senior night

Alexis Russell, Staff Writer

October 12, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Sports, Volleyball

The volleyball team (36-6, 6-0 district) will host Denison (6-23, 0-6) tonight at 5:30 p.m as the team partakes in its annual senior night, a celebratory tradition that will be held in honor of the Class of 2019. The senior class is made up of Sydney Brand, Grace Broussard, Avery Elliott, Morgan Elvin, Mi...

Battle of unbeatens

Battle of unbeatens

Benjamin Nopper, Section Editor

October 12, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Football, Sports, Top Stories

The top spot in District 7-5A Division II will be on the line tonight when the football team (4-0, 3-0 district) collides with the Frisco Reedy Lions (6-0, 4-0) at 7 p.m at Leopard Stadium. “There’s a level of excitement, and rightfully so,” head coach Todd Ford said. “We get the opportunity...

Soccer teams to host Juggle-athon fundraiser

Soccer teams to host Juggle-athon fundraiser

Ariel Kokoricha, Staff Writer

October 11, 2018


Filed under Sports

The boys and girls soccer teams are hosting a Juggle-athon on Saturday, Oct. 13 from 10 to 10:30 p.m. on the Willow Springs soccer field to raise money for their programs. The teams hope to raise $10,000 for improvements to their facilities. If the players reach their goal, the team will purchase new equi...

Pick Six: Staff experts look to bounce back after subpar week

Pick Six: Staff experts look to bounce back after subpar week

Benjamin Nopper, Section Editor

October 11, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Football, Sports

After a week that saw all of TRL's sports experts fail to post a winning record in their game predictions, the staff is back with a new guest picker, newspaper adviser and former professional sports writer "Crawfish" Corey Hale. Last week, Drew Doig and Drew Gager, along with guest picking school mascot LJ the Le...

Cross country boys and girls win district championships

Cross country boys and girls win district championships

Joe Vastano, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Fall, Featured Sports, Sports

The boys cross country team took its first steps toward a third consecutive state championship yesterday by winning the Class 5A District 10 championship at Myers Park in McKinney. The girls team also won the district team championship. For the boys, the team dominated the field by taking the top six...

Tennis to host McKinney North in final match of regular season

Tennis to host McKinney North in final match of regular season

Drew Doig, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Sports, Team Tennis

After another shutout win against a district opponent, the tennis team (14-1 overall, 4-0 district) will host McKinney North today at 4:30 p.m in the final district match of the season. Head coach Adam Cherry said the team is working hard to earn its final win in district play. “We have continued w...

Golf to travel to Abilene for Bill Wallace Memorial tournament

Golf to travel to Abilene for Bill Wallace Memorial tournament

Haydn Spooner, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Golf, Sports

The golf team is scheduled to tee off in Abilene for the Bill Wallace Memorial tournament this Friday hoping to sink in a top place finish. “This is one of the biggest tournaments we will play this year,” coach Brent Moseley said. “There will be 26 teams from around the state competing, incl...

Volleyball seeks to protect eight-game winning streak

Volleyball seeks to protect eight-game winning streak

Alexis Russell, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Sports, Volleyball

After completing a district-wide sweep (5-0 with no dropped sets), the volleyball team (34-8) heads into the second round of district play hoping to keep its eight-game win streak alive. The Leopards will face off versus the Class 4A Decatur Eagles (27-9) in a non-district match to be hosted at Advantage Sports Complex at 6:30 p.m. “Motivation is a key piece,” hea...

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