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Ilina Bozhkova wins sophomore of the year

Ilina Bozhkova wins sophomore of the year

by Kyle Gehman, Assistant Editor

The Kiwanis Club of Cedar Park awards a Sophomore of the Year award for a sophomore at each of the five...  Read More »

Feb 12

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

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Wrestling produces two district champs

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A wrestler competes at the Delco meet. The boys wrestled to 7th place in the tournament.

Wrestling produces two district champs

by Kyle Gehman, Assistant Editor

The varsity and JV wrestlers competed at the District Meet at Vandegrift High School. Six wrestlers qualified regionals and placed in the top four. “I thought that the team competed well,” Head Coach Adam McLain said. “They set a new standard for Leander HS wrestling. We hope to build and progress from this point on.” Six wrestlers placed in the tournament with two being district champs. Junior Ricky Smith won fourth in the 120 weight...  Read More »

February 11, 2016

Senior David Bonner dribbling down the court against East View last night. Bonner scored eight points total in the game.

Another one bites the dust

The Lions won last night's game against the East View Patriots 73-32. “We did really well,” junior Chase Cotton. “We definitely did better than last time we faced them even though we still won....  Read More »

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

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...  Read More »

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 »

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What I learned from COOL Week

What I learned from COOL Week

by Jack Densmore, Editor-in-Chief

COOL Week is an entire week where seniors in LISD get to be interns at a job site in the field they selected. For my COOL Week I interned for Hill Country News, a local print newspaper publication that publishes a paper every week. They cover local news, and sometimes state news. Working for Hill...  Read More »

February 11, 2016 • 0 comments

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

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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 • Comments Off

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. Varsity placed first in their division and JV placed fourth. “We really put a lot of time and effort and seeing it come out on the floor just made me want to cry,” junior Karina Martinez said....  Read More »

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