Lions slay Bengals, team ready to take on rival Terrell

KASEY RUIZ, Staff writer

September 21, 2016

Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

The Lions had a great win of 42-3 last Friday at home against Denton Braswell, which is a first-year school. Starting the first quarter, running back Marquithias Johnson ran for the first touchdown at 5:16 which started the game off...

JV FOOTBALL: Lions come up just short against Bishop Lynch

PAYTON CRAWFORD and KATELYN MINNICK

September 16, 2016

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The Kaufman junior varsity football team had a rough night Sept. 8 against Bishop Lynch starting off strong with a score 7-0 with the Lions ahead in the 1st Quarter.

VARSITY FOOTBALL: Lions lose disappointing game against Bishop Lynch

KASEY RUIZ, Staff writer

September 15, 2016

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The varsity Lions football team had a disappointing 28-14 loss against Bishop Lynch last Friday. Halfway through first quarter, the teams traded possessions with the Friars hitting a big run deep into Lions territory. The Lions...

Varsity Lions claim victory against Mineola

KASEY RUIZ, Staff writer

September 9, 2016

Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

The Lions varsity football team recovered from a tough week one loss, with a win of 41-31 against Mineola awarding Jeramy Burleson’s first win as head coach.

JV football team swats Yellowjackets

SIDNE VALADEZ and LUKE ANDERSON

September 7, 2016

Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

The Lions junior varsity football team earned a win once again last week with a 27-0 victory over Mineola.

TOUGH LOSS: Lions fall in crazy game to Lindale

KASEY RUIZ, Staff writer

August 31, 2016

Filed under Football, News, Showcase, Sports

The Lions varsity football team opened the season with a heartbreaking loss 42-39 last Friday against Lindale. At 5:25 in the first quarter, Lindale scored on a screen pass from deep in Lions’ territory. Later in the quarter...

JV Lions kick off season with win against Lindale

KATELYNN MINNICK, Staff writer

August 30, 2016

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The JV lions football team won their first game Thursday at Lions stadium with the score of 27- 21.

Freshman football team takes loss in season opener against Lindale

SIDNE VALADEZ, Staff writer

August 30, 2016

Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

The Lions freshman football team opened the season with a 13-0 loss last Thursday night at Lions Stadium.

DON’T BE SO DEFENSIVE: Coach Hylander wins Texas Football Coach of the Week Award

HANNAH POLK and JULIA MCCOY

November 17, 2015

Filed under Arts, Features, & More, Football, Showcase

KHS football team’s assistant coach Darren Hylander was nominated for Built by Nature’s #voteforcoach online contest, Dave Campbell’s Texas Football Coach of the Week. With the help of KHS faculty, students and community, Hylander won the contest and was rewarded with a price package that included $500 worth of chocolate milk to fuel the team.

B&G FOOTBALL PICK ‘EM CONTEST WEEK 2: Fritz, Gandara lead Week 1, Lott trails behind

ENRIQUE GANDARA, Staff writers

September 24, 2015

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After week one theres a six way tie with the record of (8-4) Denver Stone, Dan Crawford, Craig Barker, Sonia Burleson, Elanna Hylander, and Sean Chaffin. The lowest record is by Michael Lott with 7-5.

Spring football, getting ready for next season

ZACHARY HARPER and CHRIS HERNANDEZ

May 21, 2015

Filed under Arts, Features, & More, Football, Sports

Spring football began recently, and players and coaches are working hard to get better for next season.

National Signing Day recap

SPENCER MURREY, Staff writer

April 1, 2015

Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

Feb. 3 is the first Wednesday of February and is National Signing Day. The first day a high school senior can sign a binding national letter of intent for college football. This event is a big deal for colleges every year and there are always many surprises.

SUPER BOWL REVIEW: Why the Seahawks lost

AUSTIN WEATHERLY, CONNOR PETSCH, and HANK MAKERNEY

February 5, 2015

Filed under Football Playoffs, Showcase, Super Bowl

The Super Bowl was a tough game for both teams. The game came down to the Seahawks last offensive play, when quarterback Russell Wilson threw an interception to seal the game for the Patriots. Through all the chaos, the Patriots came away with a 28-24 win.

SUPER BOWL PREVIEW: Seahawks vs. Patriots

HANK MAKERNEY, CONNOR PETSCH, and AUSTIN WEATHERLY

January 29, 2015

Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

The 12-4 Patriots and the 12-4 Seahawks will be traveling to Glendale Arizona for the 49th Super Bowl. The Seahawks will be looking to follow up the Patriots back to back Super Bowl XXXVIII & XXXIX wins.

Argyle, Navasota set for 4A State Championship

SPENCER MURREY, Staff writer

December 15, 2014

Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

In the fifth round of the 4A Division 1, the No. 2 Argyle Eagles played the Graham Steers at Bearcat stadium in Aledo. The Eagles barely came out with a win over the steers with a final score of 23-20. They will play in the state championship this week at AT&T Stadium.

ANALYSIS: Season in review Lions Remarkable Season

Hank Makerney and Connor Petsch

December 10, 2014

Filed under Football, Sports

By: HANK MAKERNEY & CONNOR PETSCH ANALYSIS: Season in review Lions Remarkable Season The Lions had a pretty interesting season this year. With new coaching staff and a new program it took a little while for the Lions...

GAME PREVIEW: Kaufman vs. Argyle in Round 2 of the playoffs

HANK MAKERNEY and CONNOR PETSCH

November 20, 2014

Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

After the playoff win against the Princeton Panthers, the Lions hope to get a huge victory against the Argyle Eagles in Carrolton in their second postseason game of the season. The Lions will travel with starting running back...

PULLING BACK THE CURTAIN: Kaufman looks to knock Argyle off of their winning streak

BLAKE REYNOLDS, Staff writer

November 19, 2014

Filed under Football, Showcase

The Lions are fresh off of a 42-35 win over Princeton last week, but the opponent looks to be tougher this week with No. 2- ranked Argyle. The Lions are clearly the underdog in this one and look to that for motivation.

CRUSHING CRANDALL: Lions top Crandall for 8th straight year

ALAN BERMUDEZ, Sports Editor

October 17, 2014

Filed under Activities, Football, Showcase, Sports

There was a roar in the air Friday night when the Kaufman Lions took on their arch rivals the Crandall Pirates. The match-up was full of intensity, sweat, and plenty of tears for the Pirates as the Lions crushed the Pirates 42-28.

LOOKING FOR A VICTORY: Lions look to get their first win against the 0-4 Wildcats

ALAN BERMUDEZ, Sports editor

September 26, 2014

Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

This week your Kaufman Lions will face the Palestine Wildcats, both teams going into the match-up 0-4. One team will get their first win in the Lions stadium Friday night.

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