Sunday, October 17, 2021

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Sweat drips down the boy's forehead, running slowly down his face, past his chin as it trickles down his focused expression, eyes targeting the hoop in front of him. The rough, coarse skin of the basketball feels comfortable in the player's hands. He raises the ball up to his face, his concentration focused on aiming the ball until the...
Jesuit's JV Gold Basketball team has continued it's excellent performance from the preseason to district play, winning it's first six district games by an average margin of 34 points!The first district opponent the Rangers faced were the Irving Tigers, in which Jesuit delivered a 74-36 beat down. Forward Luke Laufenberg 16' told me, "We were just simply the more...
The Jesuit basketball team has been having a phenomenal season, going 27-5 and clinching the No. 1 seed in the district. However, the real success of a team's season starts now, as the Rangers start their playoff run as one of a few select teams with a good chance to contend for state.The Rangers took on the Sachse Mustangs...
The week of January 31, 2011, had a normal two district games scheduled for the Rangers but both Tuesday and Friday nights’ matchups were postponed due to the ice storm that hit Dallas that week. Needing to make up the games, the district rescheduled the games for Monday and Wednesday of the next week. Monday, February 7th’s makeup was against...
Over Thanksgiving Break, in addition to eating turkey and sitting on the couch, the Jesuit Varsity Basketball team played a home game against powerhouse Lakeview Centennial, the team they beat in the playoffs last year with a spectacular buzzer beater. Jesuit also played Madison, the 3A State Champions on Tuesday December 3 at the Walsh Gym. Though the team...
On Wednesday, December 30, the varsity basketball team tipped off against JJ Pearce, starting district play for the first time in their new district. The team has been able to find success early and continue to build ass they get closer to the playoffs. J.J. Pearce (12/30) Coming off a two-week break due to COVID-19 exposure, the team took on the...
If you’ve ever attended a Jesuit Ranger Varsity basketball game, you’ve seen a man, standing 6’6”, pacing along the side of the court, shouting plays to the team as he encourages them to play their best. Always well dressed in a suit and tie at the game’s start, but acclimated during play to the stuffy Jesuit gym with sleeves...
Competing in a lively four games in just one week, the freshman basketball team came out on top in their first, with a 6 point win over Mesquite. Then, over the course of a weekend, Jesuit Freshman Gold played 3 back-to-back, heated games against other district teams in a Plano East tournament. Optimistic and ripe with the talent, Jesuit...

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