Leander High School's online student-run newspaper

The Roar

Leander High School's online student-run newspaper

The Roar

Leander High School's online student-run newspaper

The Roar

Kyle Gehman

Kyle Gehman, Editor-In-Chief

Hey! My name’s Kyle and this is my third year on staff and second year as Editor-In-Chief! I love photojournalism and being able to write for y’all another year. I’m currently an IB Diploma student *sighs* and I also play club soccer for Lonestar Academy. I hope you have another great year reading our content.

All content by Kyle Gehman

Testing is coming

April 21, 2018
Here is my aunt and I at the top of Illiniza Norte. It was a beautiful eight hour climb but very scary at times as several people have died trying to summit.

Destination: Ecuador

February 15, 2018
The seniors celebrated by having a party during PRIDE time with cookie cake and Chic-Fil-A. The remaining requirements they have to compete are CAS, TOK and testing in May.

4,000 words later…

January 24, 2018
One of the biggest stories that had an effect on a vast amount of people was the debate over NFL players protesting the national anthem at their games. Here the varsity football players stand for the national anthem before their game against Pflugerville.

A glance back on 2017

January 21, 2018
One problem with an excessive workload is that students can lose sleep. This can affect their academic performance.

Homework > sleep

November 27, 2017
Sophomore Xavier Dotson charges ahead against the Lobo defense. He would score the second touchdown of the game.

Saving the best for last

November 17, 2017
The Lions run out to start the game. The team currently has a record of 0-7.

Wrangled by the Rebels

October 26, 2017
The next dance performance for the Blue Belles and the Sapphires will be the Christmas Show. It will be held on December 9.

Calling all dancers

October 25, 2017
This years ACL lineup includes a wide variety of artists, with performers ranging from rappers such as Chance the Rapper and Jay-Z to indie artists such as Vance Joy and Solange. The full lineup and more can be found on the ACL app.

Keep an ear out

October 6, 2017
The Lions lost their third straight game last week to the Westwood Warriors. Next up they will play the Stony Point Tigers.

Warriors down the Lions

September 20, 2017
Senior Dalton Flowers celebrates his touchdown. This is his 4th of the year.

Bit by the Tigers

September 25, 2017
IT is a horror movie that follows the adventure of a group of kids trying to discover the reason for disappearances in their town. The villain is a clown called Pennywise.

Movie review: IT

September 23, 2017
The yearbook from last year was completely sold out. You can order yours now online for $60.

Now is their time

September 12, 2017
The Lions finished their preseason with a scrimmage against Belton on Friday morning. This is their final opponent before playing Ellison.

Eyes on the prize

August 25, 2017
I tore my left ACL and meniscus a year ago and so I still have to play with a brace today. Injuries like this are hard but can definitely change you for the better.

Long road ahead

May 19, 2017
Senior Patrick Wilbanks takes notes during a IB Psychology class. The main difference between IB and AP is that IB is more of a program while AP is a set of individual classes that don’t correlate with each other.

IB vs AP debate

May 15, 2017
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