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Soccer

Kaleia Coughlin 26 dribbes the ball towards the sideline to gain more space for the Warriors.

Varsity Girls’ Soccer Ties Raiders at First Home Game

Lena Boas, Reporter January 28, 2023

On Tuesday, Jan. 24, the Warriors played the Cedar Ridge Raiders for their first home game of the season, which ended in a 1-1 tie. From kick-off, both teams played a very physical game. Despite the...

Justin Yu 26 runs to receive a pass from a teammate. Yu recieved the pass quickly and then made a pass to an outside midfielder hoping for a shot on goal.

JV White Soccer Falters to Round Rock 2-0

Ruhi Singh, Heritage Sports Editor January 25, 2023

In their district opener on Friday, Jan. 20, the JV white boys’ soccer team battled against the Round Rock Dragons. Although the Warriors put up a good fight and displayed determination and teamwork,...

Rodrigo Garcia 26 turns to receive a pass from a defender. Garcia then made a pass to a midfielder and got open to get the ball back.

JV White Boys Soccer Snags a Win Against Rouse Raiders

Ruhi Singh, Heritage Sports Editor December 16, 2022

Heading into their fast-approaching season, the JV white boys’ soccer team faced off against the Rouse Raiders at the Warrior Bowl and snagged a win of 2-0. Starting the game off strong, the Warriors...

Jackson Connor 24 dribbles the ball away from a defender. He was able to gain some space and pass the ball down the line.

JV Orange Boys’ Soccer Starts Season off With 0-0 Tie Against Rouse Raiders

Hannah Ashtari and Amy Simon December 10, 2022

On Friday, Dec. 10, JV Orange boys' soccer tied 0-0 against the Rouse Raiders. This was the first scrimmage of the year and the team’s first game under the coaching of new assistant coach Chris...

Rahul Kuthiala 25 passes the ball to a teammate. He recognized the defender on his back and quickly ran for an open pass.

Feeling Neutral: Varsity Boys’ Soccer Ties Rouse 0-0 in First Scrimmage of Season

Amy Simon, Sports Editor December 10, 2022

On Friday, Dec. 9, the varsity boys’ soccer team competed against Rouse for the first scrimmage of the year. Although the team held possession of the ball most of the time, the score remained neutral,...

Aisi Concannon 22 prepares to make a play in the midfield.

Varsity Girls Soccer Ties Against Rival Round Rock 0-0

Ruhi Singh, Heritage Sports Editor March 7, 2022

On Tuesday, March 2, the Lady Warriors battled against district rival, the Lady Dragons at their home field, the Warrior Bowl. Although the game yielded a tie with a score of 0-0, strenuous effort and...

Padt Skawratananond 23 traps the ball out of the air before playing it to a forward.

Varsity Women’s Soccer Team Conquers Stony Point 9-0

Mallory Milner, Reporter February 17, 2022

On Tuesday, February 8, the Lady Warriors varsity soccer team triumphed 9-0 versus the Stony Point Tigers. The ladies not only displayed their fantastic offensive and defensive capabilities, but showed...

Aisi Concannon 22 prepares to make a play in the midfield.

Varsity Girls Soccer Ties with Round Rock 0-0

Mallory Milner, Reporter February 8, 2022

On Tuesday, February 1, the Lady Warriors faced off their rival the Round Rock Dragons 0-0 at their field. Although there were no goals, both teams displayed impressive talent and determination in an intense...

Kate Cooper 24 advances into space and passes to her teammate. Cooper then ran into space in an effort to get open for a pass.

Varsity Girls Soccer Secures Win Over Hutto Hippos, 8-0

Ruhi Singh, Heritage Sports Editor February 7, 2022

Riding high from a 3-0 win against the Vista Ridge Rangers, the varsity girls soccer team faced off against the Hutto Hippos at their home field, the Warrior Bowl, and dominated with a win of 8-0. By...

Varsity Boys Soccer Falls to McNeil 4-1

Varsity Boys Soccer Falls to McNeil 4-1

Jay Bettadpur, Journalism 1 January 25, 2022

On a disappointing night, the buzzer sounded on a 4-1 win for the McNeil Mavericks (1-0) over the Westwood Warriors (0-1) at Maverick Stadium, Jan. 23. The game seemed to be in the Warrior’s favor early,...

Molly Harvey 24 kicks the ball down the line to a teammate, keeping the Warriors in possession of the ball.

JV Women’s Soccer Dominates Season Opener 3-0

Lena Boas, Reporter January 25, 2022

In the first game of the season on Jan. 21, the JV women’s soccer team crushed the McNeil Mavericks 3-0. The Warriors had won only one of their four preseason games.   “I felt super proud because...

The team rejoices after the buzzer hits. The Warriors won the game 2-1 allowing them to advance to round two.

Varsity Girls’ Soccer Beats Westlake 2-1 In Dramatic Round One Showdown

Amy Simon, Sports Editor March 28, 2021

The varsity girls’ soccer team began their playoffs with a bi-district game against the Westlake Chaparrals. The Warriors had just finished third overall in the district and came into the game eager...

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