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Update: Girls Bowling Team Makes History

Bowling, Samantha Spalding, 9, practices for the girls bowling team at the Forum Bowling Lanes on Jan. 30.

Zach Planche, Staff Writer

March 5, 2020

Update: For the first time in the team’s history, the girls’ Bronco bowling team advanced to playoffs. The team advanced to state on March 1 and competed in San Antonio in March. Coach Mike Young experienced similar success with the boys team last year and looks forward to the challenge. ...

One-Act Advances To Bi-District

The One-Act cast performs their show,

Cameron Dudzinski and Kamryn Hannigan

March 4, 2020

Legacy theater advanced to the UIL One-Act Play Bi-District 5-5A competition on March 3, 2020 with their show “Kodachrome.” Legacy advanced along with Crowley High  School and Burleson High School. Abby Ewing, 11, received the Honor Crew award, Seth Matthews, 11, received Honorable Mention All-...

MISD Offers Free SAT For Juniors

Graphic by Matthew McCoy on Canva.

Cameron Dudzinski, Staff Writer

February 25, 2020

On March 25 Legacy will provide an SAT throughout the school day for the junior class. MISD has covered the price for the test, and students will not need to sacrifice a Saturday or find transportation. The decision to give the SAT was made to test and evaluate the juniors who have not taken the t...

Basketball Honors Kobe Bryant With Whiteout

John Muhammad, 11, dribbles down the court against Seguin. Boys' varsity lost 79-76

Amber Adams, Staff Writer

February 3, 2020

On Friday, Jan 31, both the JV and varsity basketball girls’ and boys’ teams had a whiteout in honor of Kobe Bryant and the Calabasas 9. Bryant and the Calabasas 9 died in a helicopter crash on Jan 26. Junior Emarie Wachsmann plays for the JV girls’ basketball team and was honored to play during th...

Red Out Celebrates Basketball

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Nina Banks, Staff Writer

January 20, 2020

Legacy StuCo will coordinate Red Out Week from Jan. 21-24. Red Out Week will celebrate the basketball team’s accomplishments this season and students are encouraged to participate in the designated dress-up days. Red Out Week concludes with the annual Red Out pep rally. “We do a lot during the fall to honor foot...

Teacher Plans Annual Calculus Brunch

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Matthew McCoy, News Editor

January 8, 2020

AP Calculus teacher Sarah Kamphaus will host the annual AP Calculus Alumni Brunch for current and former students on Jan. 10 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Food will be provided by current students and Mrs. Kamphaus hopes alumni will motivate them as they head into the second semester. “Especially mid-year, kinda in a slump her...

Students Compete in Battle of the Classes

Students Compete in Battle of the Classes

Matthew McCoy, News Editor

October 28, 2019

Legacy StuCo will host the Battle of the Classes from Oct 28 to Nov 1 to boost school spirit across the campus. StuCo will award points to the classes throughout the week to win the Spirit Stick during the pep rally on Nov 1.  “[Battle of the Classes] is to increase school spirit, we want everybody to fee...

Soccer Team Fundraises With Pancakes

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Matthew McCoy, News Editor

October 22, 2019

The Legacy girls’ soccer team will host a pancake breakfast fundraiser on Oct. 26, from 8-10 a.m. in the cafeteria. Tickets cost $10 and the team will serve pancakes, eggs, sausage, orange juice and coffee.  “It works in two ways,” coach Zachary Hallak said. “We get to raise money and it’...

MISD To Host College and Career Night

MISD will host the annual College and Career Night on Thursday, October 24.

Jenna Smith, Staff Writer

October 19, 2019

MISD will host the annual College and Career Night on Thursday, Oct. 24, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at The Center. Students can speak with colleges and representatives from both military and technical schools. Seminars about the ACT, SAT and financial aid will also be available.  Pre-AP Algebra II teacher Ms. Julie Gross se...

Varsity Volleyball To Host Volleyball Clinic

Payton Hyden, 11, and teammates huddle during game against Everman on Sep. 20.

Sarah Akande, Sports Editor

October 9, 2019

The Legacy varsity volleyball team will host a volleyball clinic on Oct. 12 from 8:30 a.m to 11 a.m in the school gyms. Head volleyball coach, Amanda Shingleton, decided to host the volleyball clinic for the first time. “This is our first year to host this clinic,” Shingleton said. “We decided to ma...