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Junior Varsity Preps for District

by Siandhara Bonnet, Staff Writer

September 29, 2012

Filed under JV Football

On September 27, the JV Red Football team played against their big time rivals, the Cedar Park Timberwolves. In the first quarter, quarterback Andrew Wheeler, sophomore, made a touchdown. The extra point was good which started...

Crosstown Showdown Preview

by Valerie Garner, Editor-in-Chief

September 28, 2012

Filed under Football

Play time is over because this Friday’s game is the very first district game of the season. Because we are a 4A school, we’ll be playing Cedar Park. Leander will be going into the game undefeated, while Cedar Park currently...

Lions Extend Winning Streak Against Manor

by Cody Arnstadt, Staff writer

September 20, 2012

Filed under Varsity Football

The Lions 3rd game this season, and continued their winning streak with a 28-7 victory against the Manor High School Mustangs. Their practice really showed during their game. During the first quarter of the game, the Lions ...

Junior Varsity Off to a Strong Start

by Siandhara Bonnet, Staff Writer

September 14, 2012

Filed under JV Football

The JV Red team started off the season with a win against the Vista Ridge Rangers 48-0. In the second game against the Pflugerville Hendrickson Hawks, the Lions won with a score of 16-0. The defense, offense, and special...

Freshmen Teams Off to a Promising Start

by Siandhara Bonnet, Staff Writer

September 14, 2012

Filed under Freshman Football

In the first game of the Freshmen Red football season, the Lions tied the Pflugerville Connally Cougars 6-6. In the second game, the Lions had a disappointing loss against the Pflugerville Hendrickson Hawks last week with...

Pride of Lions Eats Flock of Hawks

by Valerie Garner, Editor-in-chief

September 11, 2012

Filed under Varsity Football

The Lions kicked off the season with a 35-7 win against Connally High School. It was the first time that the Lions won their season opener since 2008. On September 7, Leander continued their running attack that they used to...

Lions secure district title, playoff spot

November 1, 2011

Filed under Varsity Football

By JK Monroe The cold front that moved in Friday night, Oct. 28, had little effect on the fans or the team. Fans stayed in the game and the Lions never quit in the 14-7 victory over Westwood. This win not only snapped the Warr...

Caleb Woodward leads Lions to 4th straight win against Eagles

September 27, 2011

Filed under Varsity Football

By JK Monroe The last time the Lions fell to the Georgetown Eagles was the 2007-2008 season and on this beautiful Friday night Homecoming, they tacked on another win with a final score of 40-14, which was needed after a rough ...

Battle on Bagdad

September 15, 2011

Filed under Varsity Football

By Italia Gonsalvez The biggest rivalry in the district traces back to the dawn of Cedar Park. Every football season when both teams step onto the field, the flame is ignited again. Our boys are no longer just players but warriors...

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