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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, Top Story

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. Then he turns around, checks to make sure his team is ready, then sprints at 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 »

Bronco Basketball Madness

Bronco Basketball Madness

Khalid Ahmed, Staff Writer
November 4, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, Sports Stories

As I walk into the varsity gym, the sound of basketballs bouncing on the hardwood fills the air. It was the beginning of the first Bronco Basketball Madness at Legacy High School. The JV and varsity basketball teams were on the court having a shoot around as the audience got settled. There were about 5... Read more »

Summit Finally Falls to Legacy

Summit Finally Falls to Legacy

Jorden Melson, Staff Writer
November 4, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, Sports Stories

Coach Melson got the best birthday present he could’ve asked for. His football team beat the Summit Jaguars for the first time since the school opened in 2007. The Broncos beat Summit 42-31. Not only did the varsity win, all levels beat summit’s football team. The Broncos ruined Summit’s chanc... Read more »

Mitchell Joins Basketball Staff, Season Begins

Mitchell Joins Basketball Staff, Season Begins

Phillip Smith, Sports Editor
November 2, 2016
Filed under Sports Stories

As the ball arcs downward and ricochets off of the rim, senior Brandon Reeves catches it with two hands in mid-air, throws the ball through the net and pulls the rim down with all of the weight in his body. Head Boys' Basketball Coach Cornelius Mitchell then blows his whistle and waves his arms signaling the excited players to hud... Read more »

Broncos Hope to Defeat Summit for First Time

Broncos Hope to Defeat Summit for First Time

Jorden Melson and Kendra Washington
October 26, 2016
Filed under Sports Stories

Lake Ridge Quarterback, Jimmy Bean, drops back in the pocket, scans the field and throws it to his receiver. However, senior Kyle Pruitt breaks on the ball, intercepts it and returns it fifty-three yards setting the Legacy offense in good position to score. The Broncos won the game 49-39, improving th... Read more »

Q&A With UAB Commit Jaycee Cook

Q&A With UAB Commit Jaycee Cook

Boone Gilbreath, Staff Writer
October 24, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, Sports Stories

Sophomore Jaycee Cook has recently signed to play at the highest collegiate level, Division One, for her pitching and playing on the field. What school did you commit to? “I committed to the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB).” Can you explain the committing process? “For sof... Read more »