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Girls Soccer: State Tournament Preview

Girls Soccer: State Tournament Preview

Jorden Melson, Sports Editor

April 16, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top Story

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 away from playing in the state championship. Junior Brenna Scheffler who scored in the Regional Finals...

Academic UIL Advances to Region

Academic UIL Advances to Region

Staff, Staff Writer

April 10, 2019


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The UIL Academic team competed in the district meet. Overall Legacy earned 322.5 overall points. For team points, the journalism team and One Act won first in their divisions. The three CX debate teams won first, second and third and the speech team won second. Those who advanced to region will compete...

STUCO Wins District Presidency

STUCO Wins District Presidency

Jaden Mckinnon, Staff Writer

April 10, 2019


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Students hold hands tightly and dramatically bow their heads as they wait to hear the winner’s name. The announcement of “Legacy for president” relieves the stress of Student Council. On Saturday, Feb. 23, Texas Association of Student Councils (TASC) hosted their spring conference at Timber Creek High School. After mont...

Grade Game

Grade Game

Jazmine Necessary, Staff Writer

April 10, 2019


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Senior Katy Thomas flips through note cards in an attempt to cram every last detail into her brain before a test. Thomas has spent her four years at Legacy in a mixture of AP, TCC and on-level classes. Struggling with test taking, Thomas took hits to her grades with each comprehensive exam she took. ...

Sophomore Wins Legacy Legend Contest

Sophomore Wins Legacy Legend Contest

Kathryn Pedroza, Editor-In-Chief

April 2, 2019


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Choir hosted Legacy Legend Friday, March 29 in the PAC. Tickets were $5 at the door and counted for one vote toward an act. Extra votes cost $1. The act with the most votes won and will perform at next years Legacy Legend. Sophomore Mikaela Settle sang “Always Remember Us This Way” from A Star is B...

Girls Soccer Locked-In for Bi-District

Girls Soccer Locked-In for Bi-District

Jorden Melson, Sports Editor

March 28, 2019


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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 girls and boys soccer playoff games coming up. The girls soccer team finished the regular season undefeated in ...

Boys Soccer Prepares for Playoffs

Boys Soccer Prepares for Playoffs

Jorden Melson, Sports Editor

March 27, 2019


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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 the net. The Crowley goalkeeper misses the ball as it swooshes in the back of the net. The team goes...

Academic Decathlon Advances To State

Academic Decathlon Advances To State

Jazmine Necessary, Editor-In-Chief

March 4, 2019


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A song by Rico Nasty plays in senior Natalie Ponder’s head over and over as the other students in her room give their speeches. Finally, she walks in front of the judges and gives a speech on how music brings people together. The Academic Decathlon team competed at James Martin High School for their...