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Varsity Boys’ Basketball Puts On Defensive Clinic In 51-33 Win vs. Vista Ridge

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Puts On Defensive Clinic In 51-33 Win vs. Vista Ridge

By Sourav Dhar, Reporter

January 19, 2019

Filed under Basketball, Showcase

The varsity boys’ basketball team took on the Vista Ridge Rangers on Friday, Jan. 18 in hopes of erasing the memory of their loss against Hendrickson earlier in the week.  On Faculty Night, th...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Defeated by Cedar Ridge 57-43

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Defeated by Cedar Ridge 57-43

January 12, 2019

In a back and forth game of long runs, the varsity boys’ basketball team was eventually defeated 57-43 by the Cedar Ridge Raiders. Despite the lopsided score, the game on Friday, Jan. 12 was actual...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls to Stony Point 55-54

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls to Stony Point 55-54

January 9, 2019

The varsity boys’ basketball team was unable to defeat Stony Point on Tuesday, Jan. 8, with a close score of 55-54. This was a crushing defeat for the Warriors, especially since the majority of ...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls In Intense District Clash vs. McNeil 48-37

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls In Intense District Clash vs. McNeil 48-37

By Sourav Dhar, Reporter

December 15, 2018

Filed under Basketball, Showcase

The varsity boys’ basketball team looked to bounce back from Tuesday, Dec. 11’s loss at home against Round Rock as they traveled to face another district foe, the McNeil Mavericks. Facing a hostile...

Community Remembers Myles Hutcheson in 63-60 Varsity Boys’ Basketball Nail-Biter

Community Remembers Myles Hutcheson in 63-60 Varsity Boys’ Basketball Nail-Biter

December 8, 2018

Earlier in the week, Myles Hutcheson ‘20, one of the players on the Vista Ridge boys’ basketball team, passed away in a car crash. During the game on Friday, Dec. 7, many people remembered him...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Advances to Second Round Playoffs Defeating Bulldogs 63-55

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Advances to Second Round Playoffs Defeating Bulldogs 63-55

February 21, 2018

On Tuesday night, the Warriors stained the Rangers court, taming the Bowie Bulldogs 63-55. The Warriors came out and proved strength that will be seen again on Friday. “This game was intense ...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Conquers Raiders 68-61 Advancing to Playoffs

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Conquers Raiders 68-61 Advancing to Playoffs

By Lindsey Thomas, Men's Sports Editor

February 15, 2018

Filed under Basketball, Showcase

Facing off against the Cedar Ridge Raiders for the second time in district, the varsity boys’ basketball team defeated the Raiders 68-61, advancing to first round playoffs for the first time since 2015...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Slays the Dragons 46-41

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Slays the Dragons 46-41

February 7, 2018

Finalizing their victory over the Round Rock Dragons (6-4) in two close wins, the Warriors (5-5) validated their strength on Tues. Feb. 6. The Warriors are currently ranked number four in district...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls Short to Hendrickson 67-55

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls Short to Hendrickson 67-55

January 2, 2018

  On the freezing night of Jan. 2, the Warriors took on the Hendrickson Hawks in their district opener. Due to inclement weather conditions the JV and freshman games had been cancelled, leaving va...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Wins in Buzzer Beater over Leander Lions 42-40

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Wins in Buzzer Beater over Leander Lions 42-40

By Lindsey Thomas, Men's Sports Editor

December 12, 2017

Filed under Basketball, Showcase

After the Warriors won the Leander tournament over the weekend (Dec 7-12), they sealed a win against the Leander Lions on Monday, Dec. 11, with a buzzer beater by Latham Robinson ‘18. This allowed...

JV Boys’ Basketball Falls to Vandegrift Vipers

JV Boys’ Basketball Falls to Vandegrift Vipers

December 2, 2016

On Tuesday, Nov. 29 the JV boys’ basketball took on the Vandegrift Vipers. The Warriors seemed evenly matched with the Vipers, but were unable to win in the end. The first quarter started well...