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Varsity Tennis Tops Tomball Memorial 12-0 to Advance in Team Tennis Playoffs

Varsity Tennis Tops Tomball Memorial 12-0 to Advance in Team Tennis Playoffs

By Catharine Li, Reporter

October 19, 2019

Securing a staggering 12-0 overall win against Houston’s Tomball Memorial Wildcats, the varsity tennis team added yet another victory to advance in the UIL Conference 6A Team Tennis playoffs on Monday, Oct. 14.  Getting straight to work, the Warriors took an incredible commanding lead of 7-0 after ...

Varsity Volleyball Clips the Hendrickson Hawks 3-0

Varsity Volleyball Clips the Hendrickson Hawks 3-0

By Camille Marshall and Ishika Samant

October 16, 2019

The varsity volleyball team took down the Hendrickson Hawks 3-0 on Tuesday, Oct. 15 during Future Warriors Night. Athletes from Canyon Vista Middle School and Grisham Middle School came to the Field House to support the Warriors. The program staff sold shirts from past years and held a serving conte...

Varsity Volleyball Sweeps Cedar Ridge 3-0

Varsity Volleyball Sweeps Cedar Ridge 3-0

By Camille Marshall, Photographer

October 9, 2019

The varsity volleyball team played against the Cedar Ridge Raiders on Tuesday, Oct. 8, during an away game and won with a final score of 3-0. The ladies wore pink scrunchies honoring breast cancer awareness for the Raiders’ Pink Out game. “We went into this game trying to have a strong blo...

JV Orange Tennis Match Against Georgetown Gets Rained Out

JV Orange Tennis Match Against Georgetown Gets Rained Out

By Amoli Agarwal

October 9, 2019

The JV Orange tennis team faced off against Georgetown High School on Monday, Sept. 30 on home turf.  Only three matches were completed before the game was rained out. The coaches and players were disappointed with the outcome, but the game will be rescheduled. “These kinds of situations are ...

JV White Volleyball Takes Out Mavericks 2-0

JV White Volleyball Takes Out Mavericks 2-0

By Emily Malone, Photographer

October 5, 2019

The JV white volleyball team beat the McNeil Mavericks, winning in both sets. The Lady Warriors started the game with a five point lead of 8-3 in their first set and continued ahead of the Mavericks. Their lead only grew as the game continued. The girls were willing and ready to use the practice they p...

“It’s Pretty Incredible”: Varsity Tennis Captures Tenth Consecutive District Title

“It’s Pretty Incredible”: Varsity Tennis Captures Tenth Consecutive District Title

By Catharine Li, Reporter

October 5, 2019

Under the Texas sun and on the “W” of their home courts, the stage was set for the varsity tennis team to embark on the first step of their journey towards the State Championships: the District 13-6A Team Tennis Championship on Friday, Oct. 4. After nearly four hours of intense playing, the t...

JV Orange Volleyball Reigns in Mavericks 2-0

JV Orange Volleyball Reigns in Mavericks 2-0

By Yunoo Kim, Reporter

October 5, 2019

The JV Orange volleyball team defeated the McNeil Mavericks 2-0 on Friday, Oct. 4 at home, where the players and coaches could be seen wearing pink t-shirts and accessories off-court in support of breast cancer patients. The Warriors started the first set strong with Phia Parent ‘22 scoring the first po...

Varsity Volleyball Decimates McNeil Mavericks 3-0

Varsity Volleyball Decimates McNeil Mavericks 3-0

By Ian Drerup, Reporter

October 5, 2019

The varsity volleyball team took on the McNeil Mavericks on Friday, Oct. 4 for the second time this year and won once again 3-0. Along with the game, the school hosted a raffle for Dig Pink day, and all proceeds went to support breast cancer awareness. “This was our second round playing them s...

Varsity Football Tames Mavericks in 38-34 Shootout

Varsity Football Tames Mavericks in 38-34 Shootout

By Vikram Joshi, Sports Editor

October 5, 2019

Under the lights at Dragon Stadium for the third week in a row, the varsity football team looked to snap a two-game losing streak with a showdown against McNeil. Both offenses featured powerful rushing attacks, but that didn’t keep the game from turning into a shootout that came down to the wire. Al...

Varsity Tennis Secures Effortless 11-0 Victory in District Semi-Final

Varsity Tennis Secures Effortless 11-0 Victory in District Semi-Final

By Catharine Li, Reporter

October 5, 2019

The varsity tennis team took on the Vista Ridge Rangers in the district semi-final on Thursday, Oct. 3, securing an impressive overall victory by a score of 11-0.  The team took to the courts immediately, gaining an early 7-0 start in doubles. Line one boys Daniel Antov ‘21 and Marko Mesaro...

JV Orange Football Crushes McNeil 35-0

JV Orange Football Crushes McNeil 35-0

By Savannah Estabrook, Yearbooker

October 4, 2019

On Thursday, Oct. 3, the JV Orange football team took on the McNeil Mavericks. In the first quarter of the game, wide receiver Rayan Momin ‘22 scored the first touchdown within the first five minutes. This was later followed by an interception by the Warriors shortly after McNeil gained pos...

Varsity Volleyball Crushes Stony Point Tigers 3-0

Varsity Volleyball Crushes Stony Point Tigers 3-0

By Claire Janson and Ishika Samant

October 4, 2019

The varsity women’s volleyball team dominated Stony Point High School on Tuesday, Oct. 1 at home with a final score of 3-0. Large crowds came to support them as they were triumphant in three sets. “I think that we didn’t play down to their level and we kept as our own level of energy and our level t...

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