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Football’s Future Success

Football’s Future Success

Jorden Melson, Staff Writer
January 11, 2017
Filed under Recent Stories, Sports Stories

Junior Clayton Franks gets down in his three-point stance and stares down the defensive end directly in front of him. The ball snaps and Franks collides with the defensive end from Highland Park. His arms lock under the defensive end’s pads, and he drives him back onto his butt. Senior Kendall Catalon... Read more »

Soccer Experiences Sudden Growth

Soccer Experiences Sudden Growth

Khalid Ahmed, Staff Writer
January 9, 2017
Filed under News, Sports Stories, Top Story

With the boys’ soccer season just around the corner, there has been an increase in the amount of students trying out for the team. About 90 students tried out this year, ten more than last year, with a cutoff of 60 players. This, however, comes to no surprise for Legacy boys soccer coach, Coach Michae... Read more »

Q&A With Girls’ Basketball Guard Keslyn King

Q&A With Girls’ Basketball Guard Keslyn King

Jorden Melson, Staff Writer
January 4, 2017
Filed under Recent Stories, Sports Stories

Q: Why do you play basketball? A: I play basketball because I love the sport. I love that you can play with your best friends and form bonds with other girls. Q: What positions do you play in basketball? What position do you wish you could play? A: I play point guard, shooting guard, small ... Read more »

Freshmen Boys Basketball Observation

Freshmen Boys Basketball Observation

Kendra Washington, Staff Writer
December 13, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, Sports Stories

The freshmen boys basketball team trudge back in the gym and start warming up as the halftime seconds tick down. They’re behind by a few points to Arlington Martin, and from the looks of it, they won’t make a comeback. The scoreboard buzzes and players of both teams fill the court as the game resu... Read more »

Girls’ Basketball Expect Playoff Berth

Girls’ Basketball Expect Playoff Berth

Jorden Melson, Staff Writer
December 7, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, Sports Stories

Late into the fourth period, Coach Michelle Morris calls a timeout and comes up with a scheme to win the game. The timeout ended, and it was crunch or clutch time for the Broncos. Sophomore Ja’Lyric Giles takes the ball and throws the inbound pass to freshman Harmoni Turner. Turner crosses over avo... Read more »

Getting Into the Swing of Things

Getting Into the Swing of Things

Boone Gilbreath, Staff Writer
November 30, 2016
Filed under Sports Stories, Top Story

Second baseman Cade Logan could not miss a ball with his new and improved routine. Logan learned new things about his swing from the new baseball swing program, and he seems to be progressing with each and every swing he takes. Head Baseball Coach Chris McMullen changed almost everything about the... Read more »

Varsity Football Makes School History, Advance to 4th Round of Playoffs

Varsity Football Makes School History, Advance to 4th Round of Playoffs

Kendra Washington, Staff Writer
November 26, 2016
Filed under Sports Stories

Varsity football will advance to round four of playoffs after defeating Wakeland 42-10 at The Ford Center in Frisco. Senior kicker, Jacob Rowland, accounted for six points. “Our message tonight was unity is power,” Rowland said. “We have some injuries that we’re battling, [but] fourth rou... Read more »

Broncos Defeat Cleburne in Round 1

Broncos Defeat Cleburne in Round 1

Lauren Hargrove, Staff Writer
November 16, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, Sports Stories

The Cleburne kicker walks backward and counts his steps. He turns around, checks to make sure his team is ready and sprints toward the ball. It flies into the air and falls right through senior Bryan Freeman's arms. Cleburne recovers the kick to make a touchdown later in the quarter. Although the Br... Read more »

Sidelined

Sidelined

Jorden Melson, Staff Writer
November 14, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, Sports Stories

Seniors Ramone Smothers and Brandon Bosecker stood on the sideline cheering on as they watched senior Kendall Catalon dodge defenders and sprint 45 yards to the end zone against Red Oak. Both Smothers and Bosecker are both out for the rest of the season due to injuries, and they had to watch as the te... Read more »

Broncos Predicted To Go Deep in Playoffs

Broncos Predicted To Go Deep in Playoffs

Kendra Washington and Felicity Veliz
November 10, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, Sports Stories, Top Story

Junior outside linebacker and wide receiver Jordan Bunch can feel adrenaline increasing in his body, as his teammate starts his team’s ritual chant. He can see the stadium lights dripping in through the front of the tunnel. The cheers of the crowd come together as a muffled roar while his team spr... Read more »