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Freshman Volleyball Defeated by Vandegrift 2-0

Freshman Volleyball Defeated by Vandegrift 2-0

By Victoria Novoa, Photographer

September 19, 2019

The freshman volleyball team went up against the Vandegrift Vipers on Tuesday, Sept. 17. Although it was a close game, the Lady Warriors lost 2-0. “We knew coming into this game it was going to be tougher than any of the ones we played before,” Ella Wood ‘23 said. “But I feel that overal...

JV White Volleyball Falls Under Vandergrift 2-0

JV White Volleyball Falls Under Vandergrift 2-0

By Joanne Liu, Yearbooker

September 18, 2019

The JV White Warriors competed against the Vandegrift Vipers in a home game and lost 2-0 on Thursday, Sep. 17. “We played good, but we could have played a lot better,” Ellie Duff ‘22 said. “We weren’t talking as much as we should’ve been and our energy wasn’t as high as it should...

Varsity Volleyball Triumphs Over Vandergrift 3-1

Varsity Volleyball Triumphs Over Vandergrift 3-1

By Camille Marshall, Photographer

September 18, 2019

The varsity volleyball team fought against the Vandegrift Vipers on Tuesday, Sep. 17 in an intense battle for the top spot in District 13-6A, and the Warriors conquered them 3-1. The Tribe supported the Lady Warriors through the whole game.  “Home court was our advantage tonight,” head co...

JV Orange Volleyball Falls to Vandegrift 2-0

JV Orange Volleyball Falls to Vandegrift 2-0

By Audrey Lemen, Index Manager

September 18, 2019

On Tuesday, Sept. 17, the JV Orange volleyball team faced the Vandergrift Vipers, but lost 2-0. In the first set, the Lady Warriors started strong but fell back a few points, not winning the set. Following this loss, they played hard to keep the score from falling, and had little communication, an...

Cross Country Takes Third at Lago Vista Invite

Cross Country Takes Third at Lago Vista Invite

By Nima Ashtari, Community & World News Editor

September 16, 2019

The cross country team braved the hilly terrain of Lago Vista on Friday, Sept. 13 in a meet attended by 34 schools from the central Texas area. The varsity boys placed third with 90 points after being outrun by district rival Round Rock (36 points) and regional foe Liberty Hill (69 points). The ...

Varsity Volleyball Defeats Hendrickson 3-1

Varsity Volleyball Defeats Hendrickson 3-1

By Camille Marshall, Photographer

September 16, 2019

On Friday, Sep. 13, the varsity volleyball team played against the Hendrickson Hawks, defeating them 3-1. “It wasn’t really our best game,” Zoe Menendez ‘20 said. “But we all played strong and did a good job finishing.” In the first set, Hendrickson was the first to serve and won the...

Varsity Football Shoots Down Hawks in 28-27 Nail-Biter

Varsity Football Shoots Down Hawks in 28-27 Nail-Biter

By Vikram Joshi, Sports Editor

September 14, 2019

With the bands blaring and the crowd roaring, the varsity football team set up for their third game of the season on Friday, Sept. 13. The Warriors faced off against the Hendrickson Hawks at the Pfield in a showdown that came down to the wire. After a first half in which both offenses seemed unst...

JV White Volleyball Crushes Hendrickson 2-0

JV White Volleyball Crushes Hendrickson 2-0

By Yunoo Kim, Reporter

September 14, 2019

The JV White volleyball team won 2-0 against the Hendrickson Hawks away from home on Friday, Sept. 13. The match consisted mostly of short, quick plays, and the Warriors displayed swift communication.  The Warriors held a strong lead over the Hawks for the entire first set with skilled serves and...

JV Orange Volleyball Defeats Hendrickson 2-0

JV Orange Volleyball Defeats Hendrickson 2-0

By Melissa Brown, Reporter

September 14, 2019

The JV Orange volleyball team won their match against Hendrickson 2-0 on Friday, Sept. 13. After losing their previous game against the Cedar Ridge Raiders, the Warriors worked hard to ensure that they won this match.  “We all put in a lot of effort in this game,” Phia Parent ‘22 said. “We all really gell...

JV Football Splits Games Against Hendrickson

JV Football Splits Games Against Hendrickson

By Savannah Estabrook, Yearbooker

September 14, 2019

JV football’s Orange and White teams went up against Hendrickson on Thursday, Sept. 12th, and they came away with a loss of 41-30 for JV Orange and a win of 22-12 for JV White.  To open the games, the JV White team took the field. At the beginning of the first quarter, the Warriors started on defense. After ...

Freshman Volleyball Defeated By Cedar Ridge 2-1

Freshman Volleyball Defeated By Cedar Ridge 2-1

By Victoria Novoa, Photographer

September 8, 2019

The freshman volleyball team played against the Cedar Ridge Raiders on Friday, Sept. 6. Although it was a tough game, the Lady Warriors lost 2-1.  “I think we played really sloppy today,” Katie Liu ‘23 said. “We were way too laid back by the second set, and we didn’t really show up unti...

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