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Cade Logan Places 2nd at Smith Invitational

Cade Logan Places 2nd at Smith Invitational

Boone Gilbreath, Staff Writer
September 20, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, Sports Stories

He looked up to only see the finish line. The light at the end of the tunnel. Cade Logan, exhausted from the constant running during the race, ended up finishing 2nd out of around 150 runners at his first cross country meet of the season. He felt relieved to finally be able to rest after running a 5k... Read more »

Tennis Starts Strong Despite Low Numbers

Tennis Starts Strong Despite Low Numbers

Lauren Hargrove, Staff Writer
September 17, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, Sports Stories

As senior Joshua Hogue takes the court, he takes a deep breath and fidgets with the tennis ball in his hands before he serves to his opponent. Legacy varsity tennis has won five games and lost three with their most recent win against Timberview on Sept. 13. “We have gotten off to a really good... Read more »

Varsity Football Begins District

Varsity Football Begins District

Phillip Smith, Sports Editor
September 16, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, Sports Stories

As the ball snapped, sophomore Jalen Catalon scanned the field in search of the ball carrier, spotted them and broke a full fledged sprint toward them slamming his shoulder pads into their chest, knocking them onto the illuminated turf of the Friday night game against Aledo. Jalen was named Dalla... Read more »

Junior Varsity Football Teams Split

Junior Varsity Football Teams Split

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

Sophomore David Hannaman was a third-string quarterback for the freshman football team during the 2015-16 season. He rarely saw the field and because of that, he had little room to improve as a player. This year, however, he’s the leader for the new sophomore team and developing into a better player... Read more »

MISD Changes to Under Armour Contract

MISD Changes to Under Armour Contract

Jake Stacks, Staff Writer
September 12, 2016
Filed under News, Sports Stories

The air outside of the locker room is electric with the roar of a Friday night lights crowd, but inside the mausoleum of hard work and white walls, the screams of the fans of these athletes lessens to a static rumble. The Legacy football players themselves sit in silence or mutter to themselves, contemplat... Read more »

Coach Murdock Resigns, Takes Summit Counselor Job

Coach Murdock Resigns, Takes Summit Counselor Job

Phillip Smith, Sports Editor
May 20, 2016
Filed under News, Recent Stories, Sports Stories

Following an intense weight lifting session, Coach Marchie Murdock sits his basketball players down in the humid, rubber-scented air of the weight room, along with his fellow coaches, Robert Young and Bryan Dibley. The room soon quiets as he begins to speak in a low, solemn tone, attaining the undivided a... Read more »

Shannon’s Run: MISD Honors Teacher With 5K Race

Shannon’s Run: MISD Honors Teacher With 5K Race

Ashley Richardson, Sports Editor
May 6, 2016
Filed under News, Sports Stories, Top Story

Shannon Mabe was one of the first teachers hired to work at Donna Shepherd Intermediate School when it initially opened. After teaching for 18 years, Ms. Mabe was diagnosed with Melanoma Cancer in 2012 and later passed away in 2015. Mansfield will host a 5K titled ‘Shannon’s Run’ in honor of Ms. ... Read more »

Q&A With the Bronco Baseball Team

Q&A With the Bronco Baseball Team

Ashley Richardson and Jacob Friedberg
May 5, 2016
Filed under Sports Stories, Top Story

As sophomore Ryan Hill walks up to the plate, he tries to stay as focused as possible. The crowd yelling his name, the pitcher digging his cleats in the mound, so many things are going on around him, but he must relax. The pitch is thrown and Hill makes contact. A run scores and the Broncos win. ... Read more »

Girls’ Softball Makes Undefeated History

Girls’ Softball Makes Undefeated History

Hannah Shaffer, Staff Writer
April 28, 2016
Filed under Sports Stories, Top Story

Senior Lisa Hart takes a deep breath and closes her eyes as she begins to focus on the upcoming game. Being a part of the varsity girls’ softball team, Hart goes through what she needs to do in order to succeed in keeping up her team’s successful streak. “Being on top feels pretty good. It’s harde... Read more »

Boys’ Golf Advances to State Tournament

Boys’ Golf Advances to State Tournament

Phillip Smith, Sports Editor
April 21, 2016
Filed under Sports Stories, Top Story

Sophomore Kolton Newman anxiously gazes at his strategy sheet as he prepares to swing the golf club, sending the ball across the course on his practice round. Boys’ golf enters their second state tournament in school history on April 25 to 26. The 5A State Tournament will be held at the Hyatt ... Read more »