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The men’s and women’s varsity cross country team run at the regional meet. After running a strong race, the men’s team placed fourth and the women’s team placed third.

Cross Country Season Overview

As cross country season comes to a close, no one can deny the incredible progress the men’s and women’s cross country teams have made since…



A typical swim meet consists of 11 events-- eight individual and three relay. The four competitive swimming stroke are freestyle, backstroke, butterfly, and breaststroke.(Photo Courtesy of Mariana Herrera Caro)

Swimming to Victory

  On November 16, 2016 the Leesville Road High School Women’s Swim Team traveled to their first meet. Sanderson was the host of the meet,…






Basketball players listen to Coach Daniels during tryouts.They wait for him to give the agenda for practice on first day of tryouts. (Photo courtesy of Kyla Stone-Houze)

Students Tryout for Basketball Teams

  Tryouts for men’s and women’s basketball started Monday, October 31.  At 2:30 p.m., tryouts for women’s basketball went first in the main and auxiliary…






The soccer team lines up and awaits the starting line to be announced. The Pride overcome Rolesville with a score of 7-0.

Men’s soccer dominate Rolesville

The Leesville Road men’s soccer team bounced back Tuesday night from last week’s 1-0 loss to Cardinal Gibbons with a 7-0 victory over Rolesville. The…









Elise Hall, center, pole vaults at a meet earlier in the season. Regionals will be held on May 14.  Photo Courtesy: Sydney Stark

Leesville Track Hosts Cap-8

On Saturday, April 30, the Leesville track team hosted the Cap-8 finals meet. The conditions were damp, but it didn’t stop many athletes from having…


A team is there for one another and soon a bond is created. With the right components and mindset from all the players, a team can be a family.

There is No “I” in Team

Many students at Leesville participate in afterschool programs. Whether it is a sport, theater or chorus, the same principle applies to all members: there is…




The seniors pose for a picture in Marshall L. Hamilton stadium with Coach Paul Dinkenor. The winner of the Millbrook v Leesville game will decide the first place spot in the CAP-8.

Senior Night

As the Pride women’s soccer season is getting to the home stretch, the last home game is rapidly approaching. The final game played at Marshall…




The Cap 8 has endured several alterations over its many years of existence. The conference is now subject to another change beginning the 2017 school year.

Gone with the Old, in with the New

Leesville Road High School is a member of the Cap 8 conference along with Broughton, Enloe, Heritage, Millbrook, Sanderson, Wakefield and Wake Forest. After a…



Jordin Mosely looks to make a play. Mosley’s goal in the second half gave the Lady Pride a cushion. Photo Courtesy: Emma Sheppard

Lady Pride stave off Huskies

On Wednesday night, the Lady Pride faced a formidable opponent. Coming in at 12-0-2, the Lady Pride were undefeated and sat atop the Cap-8 conference….



Jalen Benjamin, (5), shoots a floater against Wakefield during basketball season. Benjamin is one of many impressive freshmen athletes, which span across several sports. Photo Courtesy: Varsity Views

Underclassmen, Upper Echelon

It is extremely challenging to be on a varsity team in a competitive sport as a ninth grader. Furthermore, it is rare to start as…


North Carolina is a great place for any baseball program to grow and thrive. With dedicated coaches and players, NC baseball teams will be a force to be reckon with.

Take Me Out to the Ball Game

In the Triangle area, big name colleges are known for their powerhouse sports teams. When you hear the name Tobacco Road, one sport comes to…




The LRHS Stunt team was started this season as part of a county initiative to expand varsity sports. Pictured here are stunt members working on their routines.

New varsity sport added at Leesville

This up and coming spring season, Leesville is adding another female varsity sport to their repertoire. STUNT, a more competitive and technical based version of…