April 28, 2011 - The varsity Leonard Tigers finished their season last Saturday with a home game against their district opponents, the Melissa Cardinals. The boys suffered an 8-3 loss, being their fifth loss in five games to finish their 2011 season. Leonard statistics for each game are below.
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April 21, 2011 - The Leonard High School Class of 2011 got dolled and dressed up last Saturday, April 16, for their Senior Prom, held at Longhorn Hill Party Barn near Blue Ridge. While there, they took a moment for this photo as a group, one of many that they will take in the coming weeks as they finish their final year at Leonard ISD. - Photo courtesy of LHS Yearbook Staff
April 21, 2011 - A debater and a news writer from Leonard High School easily handled the competition Saturday at the Class 2A Region II UIL Academic Championships at Tarleton State University.
Senior Wesley Orr and junior Cory Martin earned medals in their respective events and will now represent Region II at the 2011 State UIL Championships in Austin on May 5-7.
LHS UIL Coordinator Greg Connelly had high praise for his troops.
"These two kids have worked harder than anybody else this year," Connelly said. "Cory was writing his debate cases very early in the year, and Wesley gave up his place on the UIL Spelling team to concentrate on journalism. It's no surprise that they have made it to the final stop on the tour."
April 21, 2011 - Andrew Caleb Spencer Simmons is the 17-year-old son of Eddie and Christy Simmons. He is a member of Blue Ridge Bible Church and has attended Leonard schools 13 years. During those years he has been active in baseball for four years, basketball for two years and band for four years.
In baseball he was named 2nd Team All-District one year, and Offensive Player of the Year one year. In band he achieved the status of Outstanding Brass one year, Outstanding Soloist one year and earned Sweepstakes with the LHS Band his senior year.
April 21, 2011 - Kacey Marie Chennault is the 18-year-old daughter of Jason and Tammy Chennault. She has attended Leonard schools for 13 years. During high school, she has been active in volleyball two years, FFA three years, cheerleader three years, drill team one year, and Beta club three years. Her honors include being named an FFA Officer three years, Co-Captain cheerleader one year, FFA Show Team two years, Homecoming Queen 2010-11 and Football Sweetheart 2010-11.
April 21, 2011 - Jacob Daniel Allen is the 18-year-old son of Craig and Cheryl Allen. He has attended Leonard schools 13 years and while at Leonard High School he has been active in FFA Show Team two years and an FFA officer three years.
April 21, 2011 - Leonard Elementary Star Students for the week of April 11-15 were (from left) Brayden Fisher, Broken Parks, Alexis English, Braden Sadler, Oddysey Stockton and Ireland Foley.
April 21, 2011 - Those students making the A and A/B Honor roll for the fifth six weeks at Leonard ISD are as follows in order by grade:
First Grade: A Honor Roll - Allison Blevins, David Brooks, Damien Brown, Justin Campbell, Karen Contreras, Dylan Daugherty, Dalton Doyle, James Flanagan, Ireland Foley, Armando Gomez, Josilyn Grady, Van Greeson, Maison Jackson, Oliver Lanier, Bryson Lokey, Tessa Malone, Alexandra Maxwell, Belicia Mott, Luke Murphy, Tyler Newby, Kristina Noriega, Maci Partridge, Justin Patterson, Brooke Perry, Kyle Proctor, Hunter Reaves, Braden Sadler, Braxton Savage, Jesse Shivers, Paiton Sudderth, Billy Watson, Reagan Whitehouse, Cutter Williams. A/B Honor Roll - Nicole Albert, Thomas Chandler, Avery Crossland, Christopher Daugherty, Alexis English, Lauren Hazelton, Carson Mashburn, Wyatt Monson, Jonathan Blayz Nelson, Kale Perkins, Ricky Rackler, Ethan Schoeman, Melissa Williams
April 21, 2011 - The Leonard girls' track team competed in the District 12-2A meet on Monday and Tuesday, April 11-12. Leonard scored 55 points to place fifth overall. Every relay and individual improved on their personal best for the year.
The top three individuals or relays in each event qualify for the Regional meet in Stephenville on May 2-3, and two Leonard runners - Taylor Conti and Katelyn Womack - earned their way to that meet.
April 21, 2011 - The Leonard boys' track team competed in the District 12-2A meet last week, and one - sophomore Alec Brockus, who was undefeated in the 1600-meter all season - will head to the Regional meet in two races.
Placing for the varsity boys were Alec Brockus - first in the 3200-meter, first in the 1600-meter; Dario Gomez - sixth in the Discus; Jarrell Washington - fifth in the 100-meter dash; Wesley Orr - fourth in the 300 hurdles, seventh in the 110 hurdles; Ty Lynn - seventh in 400-meter dash; Tyler Turner - eighth in triple jump; and Tyler Turner, Ty Lynn, Storm Taylor, and Jarrell Washington - sixth in the 800-meter relay.
Placing for the JV boys were as follows: Bradley Scruggs - first in 3200-meter, first in 1600-meter; Jordan Buckaloo - first in Discus, sixth in Shot put; Reed McBroom, Justin Bennett, Alex Taylor, Scott Bratt - sixth in 800-meter relay; and Alex Taylor, Justin Bennett, Scott Bratt, Bradley Scruggs - sixth in mile relay.