Girls’ Soccer Advances to Second Round of Playoffs

Girls’ Soccer Advances to Second Round of Playoffs

Ben Townsend, News Editor
March 30, 2015 • 136 views
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After a convincing 6-0 win against Dallas Samuell in the first... Read more »

Girls’ Soccer Looks to Go Further in Playoffs

Girls’ Soccer Looks to Go Further in Playoffs

Ashley Richardson and Jacob Friedberg
March 26, 2015 • 146 views
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Focus and dedication finally paid off for the Legacy girls’ varsity soccer team this season as they finished second in their district. The team clinched their playoff spot by defeating Red Oak, putting them where they wanted to be in the district standings. Senior Stevie Riddle feels that finishing... Read more »

Track Challenges Runners Emotions

Track Challenges Runners Emotions

Haley Yelle, Staff Writer
March 25, 2015 • 176 views
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At the crowded table, senior Beau Billings checks in for his races and receives his number. His nerves intensify as he prepares for his race. Billings tries to tone everything out after the official called his heat to the line. Now in position, he silently prayed and waited for the start. The gun sounded... Read more »

Varsity Baseball Sets High Expectations For Upcoming Season

Varsity Baseball Sets High Expectations For Upcoming Season

Alanna Zaskoda, Editor-In-Chief
March 19, 2015 • 188 views
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Sophomore Grant Moore walked onto the field for the first day of baseball tryouts; slightly nervous, but confident. He later learned he had earned his spot as a catcher on the varsity team. “Im excited about getting to know everyone this year,” Moore said. “And winning games.” Moore is not... Read more »

Swim Team Makes Statement At State Swim Meet

Swim Team Makes Statement At State Swim Meet

Haley Yelle, Staff Writer
March 4, 2015 • 357 views
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Water splashes out of the side of the UT pool as sophomore Sam Sok stands at the edge waiting for his opportunity to jump in and swim. The lanes overflow with people, leaving barely enough room to move. A sense of excitement and nervousness fill the air, for the biggest meet of the season starts in an... Read more »

Varsity Softball Off To A Strong Start

Varsity Softball Off To A Strong Start

Hannah Garcia, Staff Writer
February 26, 2015 • 283 views
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The locker room blared with music while sophomore Shelby Owens frantically strapped on her knee brace before the big game against Mansfield High School. Infielders and outfielders hustled on the field forming two separate lines to begin their game rituals. Chanting projected from the field as the girls’... Read more »

A Helping Hand: Trainers Assist Athletes

A Helping Hand: Trainers Assist Athletes

Anna Jordan, Staff Writer
February 19, 2015 • 248 views
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Meghan Qualls drags herself out of bed and scrambles to find the lamp switch to turn on the light. ​Monday. 5 a.m. pitch black outside: The beginning of a long day. As the morning sky starts to fade into a lighter shade of dark blue, senior Meghan Qualls throws on her sweatshirt and heads downstairs. “I... Read more »

Track Team Runs Off Of Previous Successes

Track Team Runs Off Of Previous Successes

Anna Jordan, Staff Writer
February 17, 2015 • 236 views
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Last year, the boys’ track team was a success. A few of the boys were able to go to state and compete and together the team brought back many achievements. With this year’s season starting, Coach Bates feels confident about the talent on the team and the direction the season will go. “I think... Read more »

Powerlifting

Powerlifting

Heather Hines, Staff Writer
February 11, 2015 • 226 views
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Perspiration could be smelled in the humid air when the doors to the field house opened. A dim roar concealed itself behind stone walls until turning into the weight room, when the hollering of power lifters, coaches and athletic trainers became overwhelming. The powerlifting team hosted a practice... Read more »

Student Athletes Commit to Colleges

Student Athletes Commit to Colleges

Ashley Richardson and Jacob Friedberg
February 4, 2015 • 339 views
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With the help of friends, family and coaches, seven students will sign the contract to play their sport at their future college. Taaj Bakari, committed to play football at Oklahoma State University (OSU) looks forward to playing his sport in college. “It’s a good school and they always compete... Read more »