JV FOOTBALL: Lions come up just short against Bishop Lynch

PAYTON CRAWFORD and KATELYN MINNICK

September 16, 2016

Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

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.

Yearbooks, senior ads on sale now – get yours

SIDNE VALADEZ, Staff writer

September 16, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The KHS 2015-16 yearbook is sold out! But on the bright side … the yearbook for 2016-17 is ready to order. The book costs $65 and can be reserved in yearbook advisor SeanChaffin’s classroom, A5.

VARSITY FOOTBALL: Lions lose disappointing game against Bishop Lynch

KASEY RUIZ, Staff writer

September 15, 2016

Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

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...

COWBOYS PREVIEW: A season of mystery, team hopes to overcome adversity

GONZALO SANCHEZ, Staff writer

September 9, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Dallas Cowboys season kicks off on Sunday at home against the division rival New York Giants. The team will be hoping to improve on last seasons 4-12 record.

Cross country teams split up, compete at two different meets

CHEYENNE MELTZ, Staff writer

September 9, 2016

Filed under Cross Country, Showcase, Sports

The KHS cross country teams split up and competed at two different meets this past Saturday. Coach Denver Stone said that the varsity team could have done better at a big, very competitive meet hosted by Flower Mound-Marcus, bu...

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.

Tennis team defeats early competition

BRAEDON GOLDRING, Staff writer

September 7, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports, Tennis

The Lion tennis team competed against Midlothian Heritage on Friday.  Kaufman jumped up quick in doubles sweeping all seven matches from the Jaguars.  The rally continued into singles with the Lions winning 11 of the 12 matches, maki...

XC team sweeps competition at Run with the Lions meet

CHEYENNE MELTZ, Staff writer

September 6, 2016

Filed under Cross Country, Showcase, Sports

The KHS cross country team swept the competition last Saturday at the Run with the Lions meet at the Kaufman Sports Complex.

FOOTBALL & FISTFIGHTS: Big brawl after 1968 game in Mineola remembered

AUSTIN JACOBS and JESSE CAMPBELL

September 2, 2016

Filed under School history, Showcase, Sports

KHS plays Mineola tonight and here's a story from the past about a huge fight between the two teams in 1968.

Cross country team hosts BBQ fundraiser

KATELYNN MINNICK, Staff writer

September 1, 2016

Filed under Cross Country, Showcase, Sports

KHS educational aide Mike Compton and coach Denver Stone will be hosting a barbecue fundraiser for the cross country team on Oct. 1 at David’s Grocery store in Kaufman.

LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION: Friday’s pep rally goes live on SMAT Facebook page

KHS staff reports

September 1, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Kaufman’s SMAT team will be streaming a live video news feed of the Friday pep rally. This is the first live event of the year for the group. The video will go live at about 8:10 a.m.

Lady Lions volleyball hit the court with fast start

MADDIE WOODY, Staff writer

September 1, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

The Lady Lions Varsity are off to a nice start to their season this year. The team’s record is 14-9 they have been in three tournaments this month. The most recent tournament was Aug. 25 at Forney High School. The team end...

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

Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

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.

Varsity tennis ends with a bang

MEAGHAN SCALES, Staff writer

May 20, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Kaufman’s mixed doubles team for tennis qualified for state. Despite their efforts, they came up short in the tournament and didn’t medal.

LET’S GO CLUBBING: Club sports help KHS athletes improve skills

MATTHEW BAILEY, Staff writer

May 18, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

KHS is a multi-sport school, with each sport having its own individual star. Each star has developed from practicing outside of school and playing in clubs for their respective sport. In Kaufman, however, there’s no place for some of the sports to practice day in and day out.

NBA FINALS PREDICTIONS

Enrique Gandara

May 16, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The NBA finals are underway and here are some predictions for some of the best two teams in each conference.

Kaufman mixed doubles team off to state

MEAGHAN SCALES, Staff writer

May 16, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

State is coming up for qualifiers Jacob Mays and Katy Hall as they prepare for the special date.

JV tennis dominates at district

KHS Sports

May 2, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Kaufman JV tennis team competed in the district tournament on April 13, ending their spring season. Both the boys and girls events won with perfect scores as a team and winning first and second in every division individually.

Varsity tennis takes home gold at regionals

KHS Sports

May 2, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The varsity tennis team had their regional tournament on April 18-20, after lots of rain, came out with outstanding results.

Varsity tennis roundup – Lions dominate district

KHS Sports

May 2, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The KHS varsity tennis team has had many tournaments in the last few weeks, bringing home many of the awards not only individually, but as a team as well, including a district championship.

ROCK STAR RUNNERS: Ladies track team dominates district for 7th straight year

KASEY RUIZ and JACKY FAZ

April 26, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Lady Lions track team placed first at district for the seventh year in a row in Crandall on April 13-14. The varsity girls also qualified for area.

JV track team finishes district runner-up

ASHLEY WEAVER, STAFF WRITER

April 26, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The junior varsity boys track team traveled to Crandall for the district meet, on April 13 and came home in second place with a total of 216 points.

Varsity boys track team earns bi-district championship

KENZIE KERSH, Staff writer

April 25, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The varsity boys track team came home being bi-district champs. The team came in second to their rivals Crandall.

JV baseball team struggles, notches win versus Forney 

NICK GUERRERO and CARLOS CARRILLO

April 25, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Sophomore starting pitcher Adrian Flores threw four shutout innings. Freshman Jason Ibbera relief’s one inning and allowing 8 runs. Sophomore Closer for the game was Dylan Jackson ending it with not allowing a run.

Boys golf team ends season in regional tournament

WENDY VASQUEZ and MADDIE WOODY

April 22, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Kaufman varsity boys golf team competed in the regional golf tournament in Van Zandt last week.

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