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In order to slow the spread of COVID-19, nearly all professional sports leagues have canceled their games. However, some leagues are producing virtual content with video game tournaments between the players to continue to entertain viewers safely. Photo courtesy of Pxfuel.

Professional Sports Leagues Produce Alternate Content in Face of Pandemic

By Vikram Joshi, Horizon Editor in Chief April 1, 2020

Since nearly every sports league in the world has canceled its regular games due to the global pandemic caused by COVID-19, many regular viewers are stuck at home with an extra amount of time on their...

Sandwiched in between two defenders, Christian Robinson '20 attempts to pass the ball. This was during the first quarter and the energy was high.

Varsity Boys’ Basketball’s Playoff Run, Season Ends vs. Wylie 43-29

By Sourav Dhar, Sports Editor March 11, 2020

Traveling up to Dallas, the varsity boys’ basketball squad took on the Wylie Pirates in the Ellis Davis Fieldhouse on Friday, March 6. Following a momentous win over district foe Vandegrift and hoping...

Tait Joynt '21 lays off a fastball, resulting in a walk. Joynt closed off the game on the mound, pitching the final three innings while earning the win, giving up only one run.

Varsity Baseball Slugs By Elgin 18-16 at Dell Diamond

By Jared Hyman, Photographer/Videographer March 10, 2020

On Tuesday, March 3, the varsity baseball team squared off against the Elgin Wildcats in a special non-district game at the Dell Diamond, home of the Round Rock Express, the Triple-A (AAA) affiliate...

Reaching for the net, Santi Campos '20 tries to make a dunk. Even though Campos didn't make the shot, he pulled a foul and made both foul shots.

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Triumphs Over Vandegrift, Moves On to Regional Semifinals

By Vikram Joshi, Horizon Editor in Chief March 5, 2020

In a gym so packed that the doors were closed early and filled with constant roars and chants during every possession, the varsity boys’ basketball team faced off against Vandegrift in a playoff...

Jack Brinson '22 barrels the ball up, resulting in a single. Brinson posted 5 hits and had a .500 on base percentage over the weekend. Photo courtesy of Eric Hyman.

GALLERY: Varsity Baseball Undefeated In First Tournament

By Jared Hyman, Photographer/Videographer March 2, 2020

Swinging, Quincy Jones '21 makes an attempt to hit the ball. This was the second strike for Jones.

Varsity Softball Knocks Down Vista Ridge 7-5 in District Opener

By Camille Marshall, Reporter February 29, 2020

The varsity softball team squared off against the Vista Ridge Rangers in windy conditions for their first district game of the 2020 season on Tuesday, Feb. 25. After much preparation from scrimmages...

Christian Robinson '20 catches a rebound. The Warriors had great defense and crashed the boards after halftime with a 10-0 run.

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Slays Cypress Lakes Spartans 47-43 in Intense Playoff Showdown

By Hayden Swanson, Managing Editor February 27, 2020

The varsity boys’ basketball team overcame the Cypress Lakes High School Spartans in a brutal, down-to-the-wire match during the playoffs. This is the second time ever that the Warriors hosted a...

The Warriors celebrate after Niko Harris '20 scores a goal. This was the final goal of the night, making the score 3-0.

GALLERY: Varsity Boys’ Soccer Takes Down Round Rock 3-0

By Darya Mohajeri, Heritage Editor in Chief February 24, 2020

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