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Hometown Throwdown: A Third Chance

Major Melson, 12, warms up before the Border Brawl against Jenks on Aug. 29.
September 12, 2019

He takes his position on the field, and senior Major Melson’s hands start to shake. He feels the surge of nerves course through his body. In what feels like a matter of minutes to him, the game ends,...

Border Brawl Moves To Mansfield

Broncos Take On Jenks, Oklahoma in Hyped Rematch
August 26, 2019

Confidence in the varsity football team rises as they prepare for the border brawl against the Jenks Trojans on Thursday, Aug. 29.  At last year’s hyped Border Brawl, the Broncos lost to the Trojans...

Softball: Survive and Advance

Katie Shoemaker, 12, hits the softball in their game against Centennial
May 2, 2019

Slowly, the tear travels down the carved path of the one before it. Junior Haylee Gutierrez feels solemn knowing her time with her senior teammates is diminishing and this is the last time they will ever...

Weekend Recap

Shawn Newberry, 11, throws a pitch in their game against Waxahacie.
May 2, 2019

The boys’ and girls’ track teams competed at the Regional Track Meet in Lubbock over the weekend. The boys’ team won the Regional Meet, and qualified for the State Meet in six events. Senior Ife...

Boys Track Prepares for Region Competition

Ayo Adeyi, 11, runs in the JV boys 4 x 200 m relay race. (Ellie Brutsche photo)
April 26, 2019

He sets his lips and moves his leg back and forth trying to further its grip on the track. Junior Jordan Watkins takes off from his stance and propels his hand back to receive the baton as he pushes forward....

Girls Soccer: State Tournament Preview

The team celebrates in the final seconds of their game against Aledo. They defeated Aledo 1-0.
April 16, 2019

The girls soccer team defeated Centennial and Aledo in the regional tournament. Previously the Broncos have never made it out of the Regional tournament but that has changed and the team is now one game...

Girl’s Soccer State Playoff Information

The girl's soccer team celebrates after winning the regional game. The team will play in the state semi-finals on April 18 at 12 p.m.
April 14, 2019

Over the weekend at the Regional 5A Tournament, the girl's soccer team defeated Aledo 1-0 at Memorial Stadium in Wichita Falls and Burleson Centennial 2-0 at Vernon Newsom Stadium. The team advanced to...

Girls Soccer Ready for Regional Tournament

Brigid Murray, 12, dribbles the ball toward the goal in the playoff game against Birdville.
April 11, 2019

Senior Kaylee Murray dribbles the ball down field. She looks up at the goal, then at her teammate running toward the goal. She then focuses back on the ball and crosses it to teammate Olivia Jackson who...

Girls Soccer Locked-In for Bi-District

Ashely Perez, 12, dribbles the ball past a defender in her game against Burleson.
March 28, 2019

Every sports team from Legacy competed in a playoff game this year. Football, tennis, swimming, bowling, girls and boys basketball and volleyball all went to the playoffs. The streak stays alive now with...

Boys Soccer Prepares for Playoffs

Bryan Ukeje, 12, dribbles the soccer ball down the field against Burleson.
March 27, 2019

Freshman Mateo Murrillo kicks the ball downfield to teammate senior Bryan Ukeje. Before the ball can reach the ground, Ukeje jumps and strikes the ball with his head. The ball takes a path directly to...

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