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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
After 8 months of preparing for a test that can give students college credit and the rigor of a college level class, students take their AP tests, and they’re right around the corner.
“AP classes help students develop skills that will help them be successful in college classes,” AP World History tea... Read More »
With the school year coming closer to an end some students must face their futures and decide on what they want to do. For seniors Logan Kronforst and Danielle Snow, the future holds promise for careers in the medical field.
“I naturally love the learning process and application of biology and chemist... Read More »