Lions trap Bears for easy win, shutout

BO WILLIAMS, Staff writer

October 28, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The junior varsity football team took on the Brownsboro Bears on their own turf on Oct. 13 and won 21-0.

ON A ROLL: Lions de-claw Panthers, team rolls into key matchup versus Vandals

KASEY RUIZ, Staff writer

October 27, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The varsity football team beat Mabank last Friday 50-14. The win makes the Lions undefeated in district with wins against Terrell, Crandall, Athens, Brownsboro, and Mabank.

Tennis team bound for regional tournament for 17 years in a row

MICHAEL SIJ, Staff writer

October 27, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports, Tennis

The KHS tennis team squares off in regionals on Wednesday, and is hoping for success. The tennis team is 3rd in state already, but they hope to achieve more. What makes the tennis team so great at KISD is that they learn ever...

Lions’ late score lifts team to tie with Brownsboro

LUKE ANDERSON, Staff writer

October 26, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Kaufman Lions freshman football team tied the Brownsboro Bears 14-14 on Oct. 13.

DESTROYING DISTRICT: Tennis team wins all 3 district matches

BRAEDON GOLDRING and LUIS JANSEN

October 24, 2016

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The Lions tennis team competed against the Crandall Pirates on Oct. 11 winning the district title with a 19-0 victory.

QUEENS OF THE COURT: Varsity Lady Lions make clean sweep against Terrell

MADDIE WOODY, Staff writer

October 24, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

After a tough loss to Caddo Mills, the Lady Lions traveled to Terrell on Friday.   Winning in three sets, the girls dominated with scores of 25-13, 25-12, 25-17. Everyone played well, defense and offense, led by the team capt...

Lions JV football team swats Athens

KHS SPORTS

October 14, 2016

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Last week’s junior varsity game against Athens was a total blowout with a 34-0 Kaufman victory.

JV Lions beat Crandall in close one

GONZALO SANCHEZ, Staff writer

October 14, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The junior varsity football team beat Crandall 7-6 on Sept. 29.

TACKLING TWITTER: Sophomore Michael Andrus reports from sidelines via Twitter for FOX Sports Southwest

CESAR FARFAN, Staff writer

October 14, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Kaufman Lions have caught the attention of FOX Sports and with this achievement, Michael Andrus will be updating and commentating to Twitter during football games.

Freshman Lions punish Hornets

LUKE ANDERSON, Staff writer

October 13, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Kaufman Lions freshman football team beat the Athens Hornets last thursday.

Runners sprint past competition in Grand Prairie

CHEYENNE MELTZ, Staff writer

October 13, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The KHS cross country teams competed on Sept. 29 at the Ken Gaston Invitational held at the regional race course site in Grand Prairie.

SMASHING SUCCESS: Huge efforts bring nice wins over Argyle and rival Wills Point for tennis team

BRAEDON GOLDRING  and LUIS JANSEN

October 5, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Lions tennis team competed against the Argyle Eagles on Sept. 27 and came back with a big 16-3 victory.

PRO SOCCER: FC Dallas rolls through MLS, ready for playoffs

BO WILLIAMS, Staff writer

October 4, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Every season in Major League Soccer there are 34 games that lead up to the playoffs. This season FC Dallas has already played 32 of those 34 games with a record of 15-8-8. Putting them in first place.

REBOUNDERS: New coaches hope to turn around Lady Lions basketball

KAYLA SELLERS, Staff writer

October 3, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Thump, thump, thump. Basketballs pound the gym floor. Randy Chavez blows the whistle and yells “baseline!” Sweat drips from the girls face’s from sprinting up and down the court. After the defensive drills, it’s time to play some basketball.

XC RUNNERS TORCH COMPETITION: Boys, girls take 1st, JV teams earn perfect score

CHEYENNE MELTZ, Staff writer

September 30, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The KHS cross country teams competed at the Van Invitational last Saturday with the boys and girls both placing first.

Freshman team comes up short versus Terrell

LUKE ANDERSON, Staff writer

September 30, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Last Thursday was the start of the district season for the KHS Lions freshman football team and played the Terrell Tigers coming up short 35-20.

TEARING UP THE TIGERS: Lions rally for big win over Terrell

KASEY RUIZ, Staff writer

September 29, 2016

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The Kaufman Lions varsity football team defeated the rival Terrell Tigers with score of 31-21 for their first district victory of the season.

Lady Lions volleyball teams top Quinlan

LAUREN TUCKER, Staff writers

September 29, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The freshman and junior varsity volleyball teams played their third district game last Tuesday night in Quinlan and both teams came away with a victory.

VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: JV, freshmen teams off to nice start

FROM KHS SPORTS

September 28, 2016

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The Kaufman freshman and junior varsity volleyball Lady Lions started their season off on Aug. 9 against Life School. Both teams came away with a win and scored multiple wins in pre-district play.

TENNIS ROUNDUP: Lions crush competition in September

BRAEDON GOLDRING and LUIS JANSEN

September 28, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports, Tennis

The KHS varsity tennis team has been on a tear in September, winning every match throughout the month.

Lady lions win big in recent games

MADDIE WOODY, Staff writer

September 27, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

The Lady Lions had two big victories in the last week over Ferris and Quinlan, bringing their district record to 2-1. The ladies played the Quinlan Panthers Tuesday night in Quinlan. The girls played awesome with a lead in ever...

Freshman Lions drop game to Denton Braswell

SIDNE VALADEZ and LUKE ANDERSON

September 22, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The freshman football team played at Denton Braswell last week. The freshman Lions played better than their previous game but unfortunately lost 38-12.

INSIDE CROSS COUNTRY: Lions looking for big season, keep streak alive

CHEYENNE MELTZ, Staff writer

September 21, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

How does a cross country meet work? When teams go to meets, coaches run seven athletes on varsity and the top five that cross the line first score points for their team.

XC runners dominate in Canton

CHEYENNE MELTZ, Staff writer

September 21, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The cross country teams competed at the Canton Invitational on Saturday with the boys taking first and the girls taking second.

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...

GOOD FOOTING: Varsity boys cross country team runs with dedication

JARIZA PEDROZA, Staff writer

September 20, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

It's 5:45 a.m., and Jesus Leija, Spencer Keith, and Noah McBride are running a mile warm up on the track followed by sprints or maybe a four mile run. While KHS students are asleep, these boys along with their team are ready to work. Running takes dedication and hard work, and the Kaufman cross country varsity boys take dedication to the next level.

Cross country teams make strides at Southlake Carroll

CHEYENNE MELTZ, Staff writer

September 16, 2016

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The KHS cross country team had another meet last saturday at the Southlake Carroll Invitational. The team did much better than the previous meet, and coach Denver Stone was proud of his team putting a nice effort.

Lady Lions battle against Caddo Mills

MADDIE WOODY, Staff writer

September 16, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

The Lady Lions played their first district game on Tuesday night against Caddo Mills and came up on the short end.

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