Area Sports

Lady Cougars advance to Regional Semifinals with wins last week

By David Clute Leon 3 – Lovelady 0 Coming off a decisive win over Cayuga in the Bi-District round of the playoffs, the Lady Cougars moved to the Area match against the Lovelady Lady Lions. The game, played at Fairfield High School, attracted many fans from both schools and each team was well supported by…

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Coach Colvert/Cougars face challenging 2020 gridiron schedule

By Bobby Barr The upcoming football campaign finds the 2020 Leon Cougars facing some of the usual challenges a new season brings as well as a couple of unusual new ones. After dropping their first six contests of 2019, the 3-8 District 9-2A Cougs never quit or lost faith, won three district games in a…

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Lady Cougars are State 2A Runner Up

  The Lady Cougars were defeated on Friday, November 22 by the Crawford Pirates. The season ended for both teams at the UIL State Volleyball Tournament in Garland. Crawford completed a season that saw them at the top of the TGCA poll for most of the year. After Leon’s district win in Iola, the Lady…

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Lady Cougars play for State Title

  The Lady Cougars defeated the Wink Lady Cats on November 30 in four sets – 25-12, 25-23, 20-25, 25-6, and will play the Crawford Lady Pirates today (November 22) at 3 pm. See next weeks Messenger for details of the two games played in Garland.

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