The Lady Titans’ Hoops Hopes

By Ashley Keller The Lady Titans hosted their first playoff game on Feb. 25, defeating Standley Lake 45-33.  The Lady Titans will play the Poudre Impalas at 6:30 p.m. today, Feb. 28. In their last regular season game, the Lady Titans defeated the Chaparral Wolverines 40-36 on Feb. 21. It was a tight battle with the game heating up after the second quarter when the teams were tied. By the end of the third quarter, Legend was headed to the win. In the game against Chaparral, point guard Kristen Gallagher, junior, was named player of the game with 8 points, … Continue reading The Lady Titans’ Hoops Hopes

Girls’ Basketball Winning Streak is Snapped after a 50-31 loss against ThunderRidge

By Ashley Keller The Lady Titans suffered a loss last Friday against the ThunderRidge Grizzlies. This came after they won the three previous games before losing to ThunderRidge. The girls overall is currently 9-6. They will be playing a game tonight at Rock Canyon at 7 p.m. “In 5A we’ve never won more than nine games. We’re feeling pretty good right now. Having 12 wins would give us a winning record. We’re really focused on hitting double digits in wins [this season],” Coach Eli Moore said. Sophomore Haley Hildenbrand was chosen as Player of the Game for the Heritage game … Continue reading Girls’ Basketball Winning Streak is Snapped after a 50-31 loss against ThunderRidge

Varsity Girls win last two games

Photos by Ashley Keller and Catherine Liggett The girls started their league season Friday, Jan. 17 with a 59-27 win at home against Littleton. Joey Sale put up a double-double with 11 points, 10 rebounds and 5 blocks. Legend followed up that win with another home victory over Heritage, 50-28, last night. Coach Eli Moore’s Player of the Game went to sophomore Haley Hildenbrand who scored 14 points. Continue reading Varsity Girls win last two games

After a Tough Week, Girls Basketball Looks to Improve

By Ashley Keller The Lady Titans lost two straight games last week. They played on Jan. 7 against the Mesa Ridge Grizzlies, losing 62-27. The next day, the girls played against the Pine Creek Eagles and were defeated 45-39. The two losses ended a three game winning streak. “I think the losses have made us stronger. They have given us something to learn from,” Junior Captain Megan Jordan said. While Jordan is the team captain, the team has also been impacted by a surprising player, junior point guard Kristen Gallagher. She has played good defense, with an averaging two steals … Continue reading After a Tough Week, Girls Basketball Looks to Improve

Girls basketball reaches for the next step

  By Ashley Keller The thing about a young team is that they get older. The “building years” end and the expectations rise. That’s the case with the girls’ varsity basketball team.“As Coach [Eli] Moore said, ‘the honeymoon is over,’” junior Joey Sale, one of the captains, said. Being made up of a team of 12 players, nine being sophomores, made for tough wins and losses.  For the last two years, girls basketball has had a record of 9 wins and 15 losses. Those juniors have now gained more experience playing on at the varsity level and are ready for … Continue reading Girls basketball reaches for the next step

Girls’ Basketball Teams Kick off Season with Wins

By Kyle Kercheval Lady Titans’ Basketball started out their season with a 48-44 win over the Greeley West Spartans at the Coliseum last night. In a tightly contested battle, Legend was able to out score the Spartans 14-10 in the fourth quarter behind the play of junior Kaitlin Ludwig. The Titans’ guard totaled 13 points on the offensive end and also contributed on defense with five steals, one of which came in the closing minutes of the fourth quarter. Junior Kristen Gallagher also sunk key free throws late in the game. The varsity team’s next match-up will be on the … Continue reading Girls’ Basketball Teams Kick off Season with Wins