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Swimming Gets 2nd at AISD Invitational Meet

Arsh Gupta '23 swims butterfly in the 200 IM. This event consists of all four strokes.

By Victoria Novoa, Photographer

November 19, 2019

The swim team participated in the AISD Invitational meet on Friday, Nov. 15. There were two districts, 5A and 6A, and around 21 different schools at this meet. Overall, the Warriors ended up placing second with strong performances from both the girls’ and boys’ teams.  “I’m pretty happy with ho...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Takes Down Weiss 58-45 in Season Opener

With a defensive player on his side, Christian Robinson '20 dribbles the ball down the court. The first quarter ended 13-11, Warriors' lead.

By Ian Drerup, Video Editor

November 17, 2019

Varsity boys basketball started their season strong with a win against the Weiss Wolves 58-45 on Friday, Nov. 15.  The Warriors started the game evenly matched with Weiss and were barely able to take a lead in the beginning, but as the game progressed they began to pull ahead. Christian Robinso...

Varsity Volleyball Falls to Klein 3-1 in Third Round of Playoffs

Peyton Ferree '22 hit the ball towards the opponent and the play ended with the Warriors earning the point. Even though she is a sophomore, Ferree has shined a lot in games.

By Camille Marshall, Reporter

November 14, 2019

The varsity volleyball team traveled out to Hearne to battle against the Klein Bearkats for the Regional round on Tuesday, Nov. 12. The Tribe, parents, and sub-varsity athletes made the effort to travel far to support the ladies. Unfortunately, the Lady Warriors lost 3-1 in a heated battle.  “...

Despite Record Breaking Effort, Varsity Football Falls to Cedar Ridge in Season Finale

Running with the ball, RJ Martinez '21 looks to make a pass. The pass intended for wide receiver Joseph Kubelka '20 ended up incomplete.

By Jared Hyman, Photographer/Videographer

November 11, 2019

On a breezy Friday evening, varsity football concluded its 2019 season against the Cedar Ridge Raiders. Despite already being eliminated from playoff contention, they battled from the very first snap to the last whistle in a game that will go down in the record books. In a matchup in which both tea...

Varsity Volleyball Bests College Park 3-1 in Second Round of Playoffs

Head coach Tara Grant motivates her team in a timeout as Tomball Memorial starts to catch up. The Warriors scored multiple points after the timeout.

By Camille Marshall, Reporter

November 11, 2019

The varsity volleyball team traveled out of the area to play against the College Park Cavaliers for Area Playoffs on Friday, Nov. 8. Sub-varsity team athletes and parents made the effort to travel out to Brenham to support the Warriors. The team overcame the Cavaliers 3-1 and were given the title...

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Falls to Cedar Park Timberwolves 53-38 In Season Opener

Annalise Galliguez '20 and Kenzie Beckham '21 prepare to play defense.

By Ian Drerup, Video Editor

November 9, 2019

The varsity girls basketball team fell to the Cedar Park Timberwolves 53-38 in their first game of the season on Friday, Nov. 8.  The Warriors started strong with two three pointers and a two pointer scored by center Ginna Grant ‘21, but the Timberwolves took a small lead in the first period endi...

Varsity Volleyball Sweeps Tomball Memorial 3-0 in First Round of Playoffs

Receiving the other teams serve, Zoe Menendez '20 passes the ball up for someone else to hit. After graduation, Menendez will be heading to D1 school University of the Incarnate Word to continue her volleyball career.

By Camille Marshall, Reporter

November 8, 2019

The varsity volleyball team traveled out of the Austin area to battle against the Tomball Memorial Wildcats for the Bi-District Playoffs on Tuesday, Nov. 5. Many parents, athletes from the sub-varsity teams, and members of The Tribe traveled out to support the Lady Warriors. The team swept the Wildcats ...

Varsity Football Falls to Stony Point 45-28

Looking downfield, quarterback RJ Martinez '21 heaves the ball in hopes of finding an open receiver. Martinez tossed four touchdowns in the contest.

By Savannah Estabrook, Yearbooker

November 2, 2019

The varsity football team fought against Stony Point on Friday, Nov. 1 at Dragon Stadium, and hoped to gain a second win after dominating Leander in the previous week’s homecoming game. The Warriors went up against a tough line of opponents and lost with a score of 45-28. With a good start, ...

Freshman Volleyball Falls to Round Rock 2-0

Kimberly Kim '23 dives towards the ball saving it from touching the ground. This save helped the team gain a point.

By Victoria Novoa, Photographer

November 1, 2019

The freshman volleyball team went up against the Round Rock Dragons on Tuesday Oct. 29. Although the game was an intense affair, the Dragons ended up winning the match 2-0.  “We knew that going into the game it was going to be a tough match,” Kylie Wardlow ‘23 said.  In the first set,...

Cross Country Sends Two Athletes to State

Deepti Choudhury '21 places 7th in the 6A girls race. Choudhury went out with the top pack, and held on to finish the 5K in 18 minutes and 20 seconds.

By Nima Ashtari, Community & World News Editor

October 31, 2019

At the UIL Regional Cross Country Meet, nearly 200 of the fastest qualifying athletes in each region battled for coveted spots at the prestigious UIL State meet, held in Old Settlers Park. The regional meet, which began on Monday, Oct. 28 in Arlington, featured nine Warrior runners - two boys and...

Varsity Volleyball Crushes Round Rock Dragons 3-0 In Final Home Game of Season

The team celebrates after scoring a point. This was near the end of the third set, so tensions were high.

By Hayden Swanson and Alana True

October 30, 2019

The varsity volleyball team defeated the Round Rock Dragons once again and for the final time this season on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at home, dominating in all three sets. The annual Senior Night was also celebrated, which brought with it a massive crowd. The game kicked off with the Warriors scoring ...