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Football to face Lebanon Trail in road matchup

Football to face Lebanon Trail in road matchup

Benjamin Nopper, Section Editor

October 4, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Football, Sports

Currently riding a three-game winning streak to start the season, the football team (3-0 overall, 2-0 district) will make the 16 mile bus ride to Frisco ISD Memorial Stadium to take on Lebanon Trail(1-4, 0-3) tonight at 7 p.m. Head coach Todd Ford expressed desire for his team to build on the foundat...

Pick Six: New week, new predictions

Pick Six: New week, new predictions

Benjamin Nopper, Section Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Football, Sports

TRL’s sports staff is back again this week for another edition of Pick Six featuring guest picker LJ the Leopard, the school’s mascot. Joe Vastano led the pack last week, posting the first ever 6-0 record in Pick Six history. Drew Gager and Drew Doig both finished with winning records, while Ale...

Tennis looks to stay undefeated in district in Denison

Tennis looks to stay undefeated in district in Denison

Drew Doig, Staff Writer

October 2, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Sports, Team Tennis

After consecutive weeks of shutting out opponents, the tennis team (13-1 overall, 3-0 district) will hit the road to play district opponent, Princeton, today at 4:30 p.m. The team will look to stay undefeated in district play with a win over the Panthers. Senior Dylan Smith said he expects the tea...

Soccer players to host tournament for senior project

Soccer players to host tournament for senior project

Drew Gager, Staff Writer

October 1, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Featured Sports, Sports

A $100 prize is on the line for the winner of the four-against-four soccer tournament taking place at Willow Springs Middle School on Oct. 6 at 1 p.m. The entry fee is $10, and the proceeds from the tournament will benefit the Lovejoy Soccer Booster Club. Seniors Christian Kwon and Trey Reiner are h...

Football to host Denton Braswell in home opener

Football to host Denton Braswell in home opener

Benjamin Nopper, Section Editor

September 28, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Football, Sports

Three hundred and twenty-two days have elapsed since the last time the football team (2-0 overall, 1-0 district) took the field in a regular season game at Leopard Stadium, but the long drought will finally end as the Leopards will host the Denton Braswell Bengals (1-3, 1-0) tonight at 7 p.m. The festivi...

Fishing to compete in first tournament

Fishing to compete in first tournament

Haydn Spooner, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018


Filed under Featured Sports, Sports

The fishing team looks to reel in a first place finish this weekend while participating in its season opener on Lake Lewisville. The competition will be held this Saturday, Sept. 29, with anglers fishing from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.. Even after losing a couple of critical seniors who played a big part in the...

Pick Six: Staff predictions for the top games of the week

Pick Six: Staff predictions for the top games of the week

Benjamin Nopper, Section Editor

September 27, 2018


Filed under Featured Sports, Football, Sports

Select members of TRL's sports writing staff and this week's guest picker, college and career counselor Randy Trevino, predict the winners of the hottest NCAA football and NFL matchups of the week in the new Pick Six segment. We'll track the weekly and overall records for each of our prognostic...

Tennis to visit Sherman

Tennis to visit Sherman

Drew Doig, Staff Writer

September 25, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports, Team Tennis, Uncategorized

The tennis team (12-1, 2-0) will host district opponent, Sherman today at 4:30 p.m. The Leopards are riding a ten-match winning streak. The team is practicing hard this week in preparation for the Sherman Bearcats. “We are doing drills, playing practice matches, and conditioning every week,” h...

Volleyball looks to build on strong district start

Volleyball looks to build on strong district start

Alexis Russell, Staff Writer

September 25, 2018


Filed under Fall, Featured Sports, Sports, Volleyball

The volleyball team (31-6) opened the first week of its district season by sweeping both Wylie East (11-13) and Denison (6-18). The Leopards will look to continue their win streak tonight at home versus Sherman (12-16) at 6:30 p.m. “We have to make sure we don’t get complacent and lazy after a coupl...

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