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Varsity Volleyball Declaws Leander Lions 3-2 in Future Warriors Match

Varsity Volleyball Declaws Leander Lions 3-2 in Future Warriors Match

By Audrey Lemen, Reporter, Snapchat Manager

September 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Volleyball

The varsity volleyball team defeated the Leander Lions in five long sets on Tuesday, Sept. 25. With the future Warriors watching close by and supporting the team, the team won with a score of 3-2  The Lady Warriors were the first to score in the first set and fought hard to stay ahead of the Li...

Freshman Volleyball Overcomes Leander 2-1

Freshman Volleyball Overcomes Leander 2-1

By Saaraa Sunesara, Reporter

September 26, 2018


Filed under Volleyball

The freshman volleyball team took on the Leander Lions on Tuesday, Sept. 25, winning two sets out of three. The girls came in and went out strong scoring 25-14 in the first set and 25-17 in the last set. During the second set, the team lost 25-22; the girls were up by two points before the Lions ca...

JV Orange Volleyball Tames Leander Lions 2-0

JV Orange Volleyball Tames Leander Lions 2-0

By Caera Learmonth, Reporter

September 26, 2018


Filed under Volleyball

On Tuesday, Sept. 25, the JV Orange team dominated the Leander Lions and finished the game 2-0. “The game overall went really well, we were playing a little down to their pace at the beginning, but we definitely picked up the pace and played to our level,” Coach Amber Hall said. In the ...

Cross Country Races at Camp Tejas Invite

Cross Country Races at Camp Tejas Invite

By Nima Ashtari, Reporter

September 26, 2018


Filed under Track, Field, & Cross-Country

The Cross Country team continued its hallmark season at the Camp Tejas Invite on Sept. 21 in Giddings, TX. The varsity boys managed to place fourth despite unfavorable conditions and the absence of one of their runners. The JV boys took first, beating their closest contender, Vista Ridge, by 12 points. T...

Varsity Tennis Dominates Kingwood 15-4

Varsity Tennis Dominates Kingwood 15-4

By Vikram Joshi, Reporter

September 22, 2018


Filed under Tennis

In a competition against Kingwood High School, varsity tennis played hard and emerged victorious with a final score of 15-4. “The match went very well, Kingwood is a top 25 team in the state and we stepped up," head coach Travis Dalrymple said. "We got a good start in doubles going 5-2, and ...

Varsity Football Bounces Back with Dominant 27-7 Win Over Vista Ridge

Varsity Football Bounces Back with Dominant 27-7 Win Over Vista Ridge

By Sourav Dhar, Reporter

September 22, 2018


Filed under Football, Showcase

The varsity football team bounced back from a crushing loss and dominated the Vista Ridge Rangers on the road at Gupton Stadium with a score of 27-7. The Warriors scored on the first play from scrimmage - a RJ Martinez ‘21 82-yard rocket to a wide open Oliver Yu ‘20 - and never looked back, domi...

JV Football Falls To Vista Ridge 18-13

JV Football Falls To Vista Ridge 18-13

By Ian Drerup, Reporter

September 21, 2018


Filed under Football

On Thursday, Sept. 20, JV football took on the Vista Ridge Rangers in the pouring rain and lost 18-13. “I held on pretty well to guys who were soaked,” Aaron Hanson ‘21 said. “I’m surprised they didn’t slip out of my grip.” During the first two quarters the Warriors did their b...

JV Football Falls to Hendrickson 36-7 and 44-6

JV Football Falls to Hendrickson 36-7 and 44-6

By Kamille Galloway, Opinions Editor

September 16, 2018


Filed under Football

On Thursday, Sept. 13, the JV football team took on the Hendrickson Hawks at Hendrickson High School. The two teams, distinguished as Team A and Team B, both fell short to the opposition with scores of 36-7 and 44-6, respectively. The first game began with Team B, and started out with a slow bu...

Cross Country Claims Titles at Jarrell Meet

Cross Country Claims Titles at Jarrell Meet

By Nima Ashtari, Reporter

September 16, 2018


Filed under Track, Field, & Cross-Country

The cross country team competed in the Annual Mesquite Run in Jarrell, TX on Sept. 15. All four teams managed to come away with impressive victories on a difficult course teeming with mud and slippery surfaces. The varsity boys took first place in a decisive win, taking five of the spots among the top 15 ru...

JV White Volleyball Triumphs Over Hendrickson 2-0

JV White Volleyball Triumphs Over Hendrickson 2-0

By Ian Drerup, Reporter

September 15, 2018


Filed under Volleyball

The JV White volleyball team triumphed 2-0 against the Hendrickson Hawks on Sept. 14. Hendrickson got the first point of the set, but the Warriors regrouped and caught up. As one team scored a point, the other retaliated right after. Finally the Warriors took the lead near the end of the set, and they...

JV Orange Volleyball Takes Down the Hendrickson Hawks 2-0

JV Orange Volleyball Takes Down the Hendrickson Hawks 2-0

By Audrey Lemen, Reporter, Snapchat Manager

September 15, 2018


Filed under Volleyball

On Sept. 14, the JV Orange volleyball team dominated the Hendrickson Hawks and rapidly finished the game 2-0. The Lady Warriors were consistent with their digs and defense, keeping the score close between the teams. “The first set was really close to begin with and then we pulled away, and t...