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Youth and Government earns second premier delegation award

Youth and Government earns second premier delegation award

by Jack Densmore, Editor-in-Chief

The Youth and Government team won their second Premier Delegation award at the YMCA State Conference...  Read More »

Feb 9

A 3D dream

A 3D dream

by Michelle Parker, Staff Writer

Meticulously spitting out hot filament, this printer is unlike the hundreds found within the school....  Read More »

Feb 8

Flying high

Flying high

by Kyle Gehman, Assistant Editor

The Winter Guard performed at the Texas Color Guard Circuit last Saturday at Hendrickson High School....  Read More »

Feb 4

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Lions face Timberwolves, Mustangs

Dylan Hanna

Senior captain Dallas Sullivan attacks the Vandegrift defense. Sullivan is a forward but was unable to beat the Vandegrift defense in this game.

Lions face Timberwolves, Mustangs

by Kyle Gehman, Assistant Editor

The varsity soccer players played Cedar Park and Marble Falls and lost to Cedar Park 1-0 and tied Marble Falls 0-0. “I was happy to earn a point as the away team,” Head Coach Russ Girard said. “Although we haven't earned a district win yet, no other team has really pulled ahead of the pack.” The players came in hoping to take their chances well and defend strongly, but a lone goal by Cedar Park turned out to be the only goal of the game. “We...  Read More »

February 9, 2016

Sophomore Luis Montes kicking the ball down the field. The team beat Marble Falls 4-1 last Friday night.

JV boys’ soccer defeats Marble Falls

The JV boys’ soccer team lost to Cedar Park 1-0 last week. They made a comeback a few days later when they beat Marble Falls 4-1. “Angel Ruiz had two goals and was the team’s top performer”,...  Read More »

All of the girls' basketball teams lined up after the game for the school song. Varsity has already clinched the playoffs and will begin their playoff run next week.

Seniors sent off with a win

After wins against Vandegrift 50-48 and Cedar Park 41-38, the Lady Lions defeated Marble Falls. For the seniors, it was their last game in the gym of Leander High School. “The game meant so much to...  Read More »

Junior Kobe Thompson shooting for the basket against Vista Ridge. The Lions will play against the Rangers this Friday.

Cruising through Marble Falls

The Lions won their game last Friday night against Marble Falls 70-35, putting the Lions current record at six wins and five losses in district, and 15 wins and 12 losses overall. “We just wanted...  Read More »

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Top 10 movies coming out in 2016

Top 10 movies coming out in 2016

by Austin Graham, Assistant Editor

10. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story This movie made the list mostly because it’s Star Wars. I think it’s quite lame to have just come out with The Force Awakens and have the next Star Wars have nothing to do with it at all and be it’s own separate movie. It’s plot is a resistance group that’s o...  Read More »

February 9, 2016 • 0 comments

“This is not KFC”

“This is not KFC”

by Gigi Allen, Staff Writer

A topic close to my heart has crept its ways into the classrooms in school. Dress code. It is a topic that is brushed away with words like “oh, you're just complaining,” “why are you arguing for the right to dress slutty,” and “just follow the rules, it's easy.” But this issue is not just abou...  Read More »

February 6, 2016 • 0 comments

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Three band students qualify for All-State Band

Three band students qualify for All-State Band

by Garrett Gage, Staff Writer

80,000. This is the number of students who try out for the region band and of that number, only 1% become “All-State,” essentially the best in the state of Texas. Three students of that 1% belong to the Leander Band, one of them being freshman Eralp Orkun, who is the only freshman bassoonist in...  Read More »

February 5, 2016 • 0 comments

Musical Review: Anything Goes

Musical Review: Anything Goes

by Kyle Gehman, Assistant Editor

The arts department put on the musical Anything Goes last week from Thursday to Sunday. Anything Goes had its debut in 1934 on Broadway and has continued to be performed for years. The performance gets 5/5 stars. The story is about a Wall Street stockbroker named Billy Crocker, who was played by...  Read More »

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