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GALLERY: Freshman Football Falls to Leander Lions

GALLERY: Freshman Football Falls to Leander Lions

Katie Harris, Photographer

September 18, 2017


Filed under Football

Varsity Football Trounces Leander Lions

Varsity Football Trounces Leander Lions

Lindsey Thomas, Men's Sports Editor

September 15, 2017


Filed under Football, Showcase

Thursday night the Warriors trounced the Leander Lions, tagging them with a 0-3 record for the start of the Lions’ season. The Dragon stadium was pervaded with determination, prevalence, and upsurging motivation between the coaches and players. “I think they played well, I don’t think we ...

JV Football Takes Down Rouse Raiders 6-0

JV Football Takes Down Rouse Raiders 6-0

Stephanie Shih, Reporter

September 9, 2017


Filed under Football

  The JV football team took on the Rouse Raiders on Thursday, Sept. 7, and sustained a long and hard fought game. After many changes in possession without scoring, the Warriors pulled through in the fourth quarter to win 6-0 against the Raiders. In the first quarter, Kameron Colvin ...

Varsity Football Slips Up Against the Raiders

Varsity Football Slips Up Against the Raiders

Presley Glotfelty, Reporter

September 9, 2017


Filed under Football, Showcase

The Warriors' varsity football team stained the Bible Stadium with determination and hard work Friday night. Their sweat, kicked-up turf, and several empty rolls of medical tape all evidence left on the field. The team fought a relentless battle against the Rouse Raiders, but suffered a defeat o...

Varsity Football Conquers Lehman 63-13 Second Year in a Row

Varsity Football Conquers Lehman 63-13 Second Year in a Row

Lindsey Thomas, Men's Sports Editor

September 1, 2017


Filed under Football, Showcase

For the Warriors’ season opener game against the Lehman Lobos, the Warriors’ conquer the Lobos 63-13. This continues the Warriors two year streak of defeating the Lobos. “It honestly felt so good to be back. I hadn’t played since freshman year and completely forgot how exciting it is to ...

Warriors Show Off Spring Training at Spring Game

Warriors Show Off Spring Training at Spring Game

Lindsey Thomas, Men's Sports Editor

May 18, 2017


Filed under Football, Showcase

In the Warriors’ spring season closer, the defense triumphed over the offense in their annual spring scrimmage on Tuesday, May 16. This year’s spring game presented a competition factor that the Warriors have not seen in three years. “We have more depth at each position which creates mor...

Football Plays First Scrimmage of Spring Season

Football Plays First Scrimmage of Spring Season

Lindsey Thomas

April 27, 2017


Filed under Football, Showcase

Proving their skills, the Warriors divided into groups based on their proficiency and position, each with a full officiating crew that executed with little to no penalties. On Thursday, April 27 the teams played one of the three scrimmages against one another to kickstart spring ball. Spring fo...

JV Football Falls to Cedar Ridge Raiders

JV Football Falls to Cedar Ridge Raiders

Julia Kurtz, Reporter

November 7, 2016


Filed under Football

The Warriors pushed through their last game of the season on Thursday, Nov. 3 against the Cedar Ridge Raiders. Due to multiple execution errors and ill-fated circumstances, the Warriors were overcome, and the game ended with a score of 0-28. “Even though we lost I feel like we worked pretty ...

Varsity Football Falls to the Cedar Ridge Raiders 6-49

Varsity Football Falls to the Cedar Ridge Raiders 6-49

Lindsey Thomas

November 5, 2016


Filed under Football, Showcase

In the Warriors season closer, the Warriors (5-5) fall to the Cedar Ridge Raiders (10-0) 6-49. Although the Warriors fell short this game, they played their hearts out this season earning them three non district wins and two in district wins. “The most memorable part of this year would have t...

Freshman Football Suffers 22-44 Defeat by Pflugerville

Freshman Football Suffers 22-44 Defeat by Pflugerville

Stephanie Shih, Intro to Journalism

October 31, 2016


Filed under Football

On Thursday, Oct. 27, the freshman football team took on the Pflugerville Panthers on the Warrior Bowl field. However, after a tremendous effort in the second half, the Warriors couldn’t push through and were defeated with a score of 22-44. “I feel like I did my job and I feel like I played g...