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Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls to Spring Dekaney in Second Round Playoffs 70-52

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls to Spring Dekaney in Second Round Playoffs 70-52

Lindsey Thomas, Men's Sports Editor

February 24, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase

On Friday, Feb. 23, the varsity boys’ basketball team went up against the number four team in the state for their second round of playoffs, the Spring Dekaney Wildcats. Although the Warriors lost, they put up a great fight, ending their season with 24 wins of 36 total games. Kicking it off i...

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Falls Short to Hendrickson in Third Round of Playoffs

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Falls Short to Hendrickson in Third Round of Playoffs

Alyssa Kamouie, Reporter

February 24, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Tuesday, Feb. 20 marked the third round of playoffs for the Lady Warriors at the Delco Center against the Hendrickson Hawks. Unfortunately, round advancement went to the Hawks when a layup was executed by an opposing team member, ultimately taking the Warriors’ lead and ended the match 60-59. Th...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Advances to Second Round Playoffs Defeating Bulldogs 63-55

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Advances to Second Round Playoffs Defeating Bulldogs 63-55

Lindsey Thomas, Men's Sports Editor

February 21, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase

On Tuesday night, the Warriors stained the Rangers court, taming the Bowie Bulldogs 63-55. The Warriors came out and proved strength that will be seen again on Friday. “This game was intense and a relatively close game until the end of the game when we won by eight points,” Brandon Kothlow ...

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Defeats Klein and Moves to Third Round of Playoffs

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Defeats Klein and Moves to Third Round of Playoffs

Presley Glotfelty

February 17, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

After a vicious fight against the Klein Bearkats, the Lady Warriors took home another win on Friday, Feb. 16 and will advance to the third round of playoffs. The game was a close match and ended 54-43. Each team faltered their lead the first quarter, going back and forth being on top. As the game kicke...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Conquers Raiders 68-61 Advancing to Playoffs

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Conquers Raiders 68-61 Advancing to Playoffs

Lindsey Thomas, Men's Sports Editor

February 15, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase

Facing off against the Cedar Ridge Raiders for the second time in district, the varsity boys’ basketball team defeated the Raiders 68-61, advancing to first round playoffs for the first time since 2015. For the Warriors' last home game, they recognized all the seniors and all their hard work f...

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Overthrows Del Valle in First Round of Playoffs 80-61

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Overthrows Del Valle in First Round of Playoffs 80-61

Kate Connors, Social Media Director

February 13, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

  On the night of Feb. 12, the Lady Warriors’ varsity basketball team traveled to the Delco Center to take on the Del Valle Cardinals in their first round of playoffs. The Lady Warriors never lost their lead throughout the game which enabled them to win 80-61 and advance to the next round o...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Defeats Pflugerville 53-51

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Defeats Pflugerville 53-51

Sathvik Allala, Reporter

February 12, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase

During a riveting game against the Pflugerville Panthers, the varsity boys' basketball team rose to the occasion and defeated their opponents in a close match 53-51. As the Panthers were a competitive team, the audience fell captive to the thrilling twists and turns the game had to offer, on Friday Feb. 9....

JV Boys’ Basketball Falls to Dragons 57-51

JV Boys’ Basketball Falls to Dragons 57-51

Sathvik Allala, Reporter

February 11, 2018


Filed under Basketball

After a long fought game, the JV boys’ basketball team lost to the Dragons with a final score of 57-51. Though they were able to beat the Dragons, weeks before, the Warriors maintained a burdening disadvantage under the Dragons throughout most of the game, on Tuesday Feb. 6. "We have played th...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Slays the Dragons 46-41

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Slays the Dragons 46-41

Lindsey Thomas, Men's Sports Editor

February 7, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase

Finalizing their victory over the Round Rock Dragons (6-4) in two close wins, the Warriors (5-5) validated their strength on Tues. Feb. 6. The Warriors are currently ranked number four in district, fighting their way for a spot in playoffs. “The last Round Rock game was pretty similar to thi...

Freshman Orange Boys’ Basketball Falls to the Dragons 57-50

Freshman Orange Boys’ Basketball Falls to the Dragons 57-50

Stephanie Shih, Reporter

February 7, 2018


Filed under Basketball

The freshman boys’ orange basketball team took on the Round Rock Dragons on Feb. 6. Although it was a home game for the Warriors, the boys fell to the Dragons with a final score of 57-50. After the Warriors won the tip-off, Eric Kipper ‘21 scored the first two points of the game with Luca Cipleu ‘21 ma...