Changes to the Football Season

Michael Hierro, Writer

September 15, 2020

As the 2020 Texas high school football season approaches, so do many questions as to how everything is going to be run due to COVID-19. Many smaller schools were allowed to start their season on time, but Garland was forced to make many adjustments to their schooling and sporting schedules. The Lake...

Senior Night: The Last Dance

Varsity football vs Rowlett

Jalen Garrett, Writer

November 6, 2018

That school across the lake has been a sworn enemy to Lakeview for the past 14 years. From 2004 to 2017, Lakeview has lost to Rowlett by an average of 16.6 points. Unfortunately, Rowlett defeated Lakeview 24-7 for the fifteenth time during their game on November 2. Even though Lakeview didn’t get the...

Lakeview Falls to Wylie, 28-16

Varsity football vs Wylie

Jalen Garrett, Writer

October 29, 2018

Lakeview’s varsity football team took on the Pirates of Wylie High School at Homer B. Johnson on Friday, October 5. The final score came out to be 28-16 with the Pirates taking the game. This was the first matchup against Wylie in Lakeview’s history. Wylie came out blazing the first quarter -...

Lakeview vs. Jesuit: A Football Playoffs Photo Story

Players end the game with the school's traditional point.

Alyssa Johnson, Writer

March 23, 2018

Unfortunately, the game did not end like the team and the fans would have hoped, but it was an amazing night filled with lots of support from the parents, students, drill team, cheer and band. Despite the many injuries that night including senior Roderick Armstrong (Defensive End), the boys pushed through...

The Biggest LETT Down so Far

Crying Players

Nena Roland, Writer

November 10, 2017

Last Friday night’s game was said by many to be “the best game of the season.” The Patriots took on the Rowlett Eagles at HBJ stadium, which was featured on Fox Sports as the game of the week. After what happened at last year’s close game against the Eagles with Lakeview losing by one point in...

Lakeview Beats Garland for the Second Year

Nena Roland, Writer

November 6, 2017

October 13’s Thursday night football game at Williams stadium was an important one for our varsity players. Last year’s game against Garland High School was the first time in 21 years we had beaten them. It was also the game when the post-game handshake turned into fights between the players. Wit...

Lakeview vs. North Mesquite

Mauricio Sneed scores at Cotton Bowl

Nena Roland, Writer

September 21, 2017

The Lakeview Patriots varsity football team took on the North Mesquite Stallions last Friday at the Cotton Bowl stadium. These past two games have not played out well for our players. Halftime came and went, and the score was 28-0, North Mesquite. It wasn't until halfway through the fourth quarter we finally go...

Hallway Pep Rally Playoffs Round 2

Alex Webb, Reporter

December 5, 2016

This is the first time in 20 years that the Lakeview Centennial Varsity football team has went to the playoffs. And this time, the football team are going to the 2nd round. “We had a hallway pep-rally for first round, so we should go all out and have a gym pep rally for the 2nd round,” senior Dejohn Jones said...

Playoffs Round 2

Madison Plunk

December 1, 2016

Lakeview’s Varsity football team took on the Westbrook Bruins in Palestine, a long 2 hour drive from home, in the 2nd round of playoffs. The game ended with a score of 45-69, Bruins taking the win. The last time Lakeview went to the 2nd round of playoffs was in 1988, where they lost against Marshal...

Playoff Spirit Week

Playoff Spirit Week: Character Day

Ma'Kalah Haire-Edwards, Reporter

November 14, 2016

Twenty one years ago, in 1995, we were in the playoffs and now in 2016 we have finally ace it again. In celebration, a spirit week was held with themes differing from Hoco week. “I'm really glad we have this surprise spirit week,” senior Tahirih Mendy said. “I was starting to get really bo...

Playoffs Round 1

Varsity football vs. Lake Highlands

Madison Plunk, Photo Editor

November 14, 2016

The Lakeview Centennial Patriots took on the Lake Highlands Wildcats last week in the first round of football playoffs at HBJ stadium. The team showed up, eager to play in playoffs for the first time in 21 years. Everyone from the players to the fans stood before the game, Patriot Pride running t...

Lc vs Rowlett

Sam Okoro, Reporter

November 8, 2016

On October 20th the Lakeview Centennial Varsity football team played Rowlett High School. In an epic showdown the Patriots scored 62 points in the game, but came up short and lost by 1 point. The game was very close from the beginning of the game till the last play. The Patriots have still made it to the...