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2023-2024 Viking Victories

Academic UIL Success!April 4, 2024

4A District 24 Academic contest is in the books and Lago Vista showed up and made us proud! Congratulate these students when you see them! Those qualifying will travel to  Stephen F. Austin State University (Nacogdoches) for the Regional Meet on April 27th.

LD Debate

  • Aiden Neel 3rd (Regional Qualifier)
  • De'Andre Holcomb 4th (alternate)

Informative Speaking

  • Jonah Farrington 3rd (RQ)

Persuasive Speaking

  • Thomas Rowland 3rd (RQ)
  • Cali Carpenter 6th

Math Team Runner up

  • Alex Hebert 3rd (RQ)
  • Westin Walker
  • Riley Caller
  • Ellie King

Accounting Team District Champions

  • Reagan Pharriss 1st (RQ)
  • Ace Richards 2nd (RQ)
  • Bebe Inman 5th (RQ)
  • Brodie Crowther (RQ)

Number Sense Team Runner up

  • Alex Hebert 1st (RQ)
  • Luke Walker
  • Riley Caller
  • Westin Walker
  • Brodie Crowther

Calculator Team 3rd Place

  • Emily Caperton 4th (alternate)
  • Riley Caller
  • Ace Richardson
  • Bebe Inman
  • Brodie Crowther

Social Studies

  • Victor Plua 6th
  • Brooks Prentice
  • Kaydence Wilson

Literary Criticism Team Runner Up

  • Aiden Neel 3rd (RQ)
  • Lilah Smith 4th (alternate)
  • Lily Olson 5th
  • Declan Stevenson

Ready Writing

  • Lilah Smith 2nd (RQ)
  • Lily Olson
  • Declan Stevenson


  • Westin Walker 3rd Physics 7th overall
  • Keegan Downs
  • Ripley Sinclair


  • Taryn Lasch
  • Alexis Boyd

Computer Science Team - 7 time consecutive District Champion

  • Lincoln Smith 2nd (RQ)
  • Alex Hebert 3rd (RQ)
  • Keith Beavers 5th (RQ)
  • Keegan Downs 6th (RQ)
  • Justin Joslin
  • Ripley Sinclair
  • Jackson Collins

Tennis Headed to Regionals!March 27, 2024

Viking Tennis competed at the district meet in Marble Falls this week. LVHS will send six Vikings to compete at regionals May 10 & 11!

  • Reagan McLaughlin: 2nd Place in Boys Singles
  • Bebe Inmann: 2nd Place in Girls Singles
  • Townsend Wheeler & Tanner Stegall: 2nd Place in Boys Doubles
  • Zac Zaleski & Colten Lane are back-to-back District Champs in Boys Doubles

One-Act PlayMarch 5, 2024

One Act Play cast on set at district competitionOne-Act Play Competed at District in Burnet on Tuesday. Congratulations to our one-act on a wonderful show!

Individual Awards:

  • Dana Jensen - Tech All-Star Cast
  • Ruby Reese - Honorable Mention All-Star Cast
  • Mackenzie Joshua - All-Star Cast

Powerlifting Powerhouse March 1, 2024

Lago Vista Girls Powerlifting placed 8th as a team at the 4A Regional Championship! Three Vikings are headed to state:

  • Lillianna Langendorf - Regional Champion
  • Reagan Phariss - 4th place
  • Carli Parker - 5th place

VASE Artists!February 17, 2024

Over the weekend, several of our art students competed in a regional art contest at Lake Travis High School. Our students competed against the entire region-1A to 6A-and came home with several perfect scores and a ton of medals!

Please congratulate:

  • Maya Ayoubi
  • Jasi Bingham
  • Alyssa Black
  • Koen Blakely
  • Zachary Bridges
  • Jade Clements
  • Sadie Darling
  • Iliana Faz
  • Isabella Jones
  • Eleanor King
  • Anna Kinslow
  • Chloe Patton
  • Emanuel Perez-Rangel
  • Luna Quintero
  • Ayelen Rodriguez-Molinero
  • Allisen Shipp
  • Hailey Shirley
  • Hanna Simmons
  • Lilah Smith
  • Ki Unbehaun
  • Aaliyah Valles
  • Lilly Wisdom
  • Marabella Woodford
  • Haley Wray

Statebound Works

We had 2 students and 4 artworks selected to compete at the State level later this spring. Please congratulate Lucy Rees and Lindsay Sanders on their state bound artworks!

DebatableFebruary 17, 2024

De'Andre Holcomb, Caliana Carpenter, and Thomas Rowland competed at the Debate at Westwood High School. Despite a high turnout of great competition for both debate styles we participated in, all three did extremely well!

For the Lincoln Douglas Debate, De'Andre won 2 out of 3 of his debates and narrowly missed making finals.

For the Persuasive Extemporaneous Speaking, Thomas and Cali both made it to the finals! Thomas skillfully placed 3rd and Caliana readily brought home 5th place!

DECA Champs!February 16, 2024

Four LVHS DECA students competed in the Texas Career Development Conference (CDC) competition in Houston. The Texas conference was attended by approximately 7,000 students and advisors. Westin Walker & Riley Caller received medals as Finalists (Event: Entrepreneurship Team Decision Making) for the International CDC competition. THEN, it was announced Westin & Riley advanced to Qualifiers for International CDC to be held in Anaheim, CA (April 27-30)!

Congratulate them on their academic success. Way to ROW!

National Runners Up!February, 2024

Viking Cheer wows again! They competed at the UCA National High School Cheerleading Championship in Florida.

They are National Runner Ups and we could not be more proud. Way to go ladies and Coach Baugh!

Tournament Champs!February 12, 2024

Lago Vista Spring Classic was held today at Point Venture Golf Club.

We are so proud of our ladies for battling through the cold & wind to WIN our tournament!

Team members: Bailey Burlew, Katelee Raggio, Lana Spedale, Alexa Smith, and Laney Bentley

Congratulations Bailey Burlew on the Tournament Championship, Katelee Raggio on the 3rd Place finish, Lana Spedale & Alexa Smith for tying for 5th place

Congrats Reese!February  2024

Reese Cromwell signed to play at soccer at Emmanuel College in Boston next fall. Way to go, Reese! LVHS is so proud of you!

PowerliftingFebruary 8,  2024

Congrats to our powerlifting team! These ladies competed at Lehman High School this weekend and brought home some medals!

  • Lilliana Langendorf - 2nd
  • Reagan Phariss - 2nd
  • Emily Wilson - 9th
  • Lilly Wisdom - 10th

CX Debate February 5,  2024

Jesse Welton and Peyton Brown competed at the District Cross-Examination (CX) tournament on Monday, February 5th. They placed 3rd after a day of fierce competition.

We are Viking Proud of your achievement!

Culinary Art February 2,  2024

Culinary Arts Students attended the 2024 Texas FCCLA Leadership Conference in Corpus Christi, participating in the Texas Cupcake Presentation, an individual event that promotes Hospitality and Culinary Arts. Students had to bake, decorate and display 6 cupcakes which were evaluated on overall appearance, cake flavor, texture, frosting consistency, flavor, originality, safety and sanitation, and presentation.
Way to go LV students and Mrs. Janson! They brought home 6 Gold medals and 2 Silver for their Family Consumer Science Assessments in Culinary Arts.

FFA January 2024

The Lago Vista FFA participated in the Travis County Youth Show. We came home with 2 Grand Champions, 1 Reserve Champion, 16 Blue Ribbons, 9 Red Ribbons and 1 White Ribbon!

Boys GolfJan. 29, 2024

The LVHS Boys Golf Team participated in their first golf tournament of the season at Hancock Park Golf. The Blue team placed 5th out of 21 teams. 

Team mebers (L-R): Dalton McKinney, Aidon Porter, Aidan Velasquez, Mason Taylor, Harper Moxley, Reed Ray, Gage Shook, and Bennett Lane

Burnet Invitational

UIL Speech and Academics attend several practice meets before their district meet in March. They competed in Burnet Jan 13th. 

Computer Science Team won 1st Place

Aiden Neel swept the Lincoln-Douglas debate tournament and came in 1st place! De'Andre Holcomb also did exceptionally well and came in 3rd place for the Lincoln-Douglas debate!

We also brought home hardware in Literary Criticism. Rowing right along to District!


All-State Band Jan. 6, 2024

Natalie Nied was selected as a member of the Texas All-State Band this past weekend after two grueling rounds of auditions going back to December. Natalie was chosen from over 10,000 students who auditioned at the Regional and Area levels in December and January. She will perform with the All-State Band in February at the annual Texas Music Educators Conference and Convention in San Antonio. This is truly an honor and we could not be more proud of her extraordinary talent! 

DECA Delivers!Jan. 9, 2024

On Tuesday, nine LVHS DECA students competed in the District 5 DECA Career Development Conference competition at the Kalahari Convention Center. Four students received medals and qualified to advance to DECA State CDC in February (Houston). Congratulate these students on their academic success.

DECA State Qualifiers

  • Hudson Neel (Sports & Entertainment Marketing Series)
  • Westin Walker (Entrepreneurship Team Decision Making)
  • Riley Caller (Entrepreneurship Team Decision Making)
  • Dylan Herrera (Automotive Services Marketing)
Hudson Neel Riley Caller & Westin Walker Dylan Herrera

State Champions!January 5, 2024

Congratulations to the LVHS Cheer Team and Coaches

Lago Vista wins its fourth-consecutive and fifth-overall #UILState Spirit Championship. The Vikings are crowned Conference 4A-D2 Champions and coach Katy Baugh was named the NFHS Coach of the Year! What a weekend for Viking Cheer! 


Football AwardsDecember 2023

Congratulations to the following 2023 Football All-District Selections

Offensive MVP:  Wyatt Herring

NewComer of the Year: Tripp Henderson

1st Team offense: Decker Sims, Tristin Tell, Davin Zurovetz

2nd Team Offense: Swayde Griffin, Cormyn Mosser, Dominic Garcia

1st Team Defense: Cole Meyers, Brooks Jackson, Swayde Griffin

2nd Team Defense: Graydon Burke, Gavin Smith, Decker Sims

Special Teams Players of the Year: Punter- Jax Rodriguez; Kick Returner - Decker Sims

Volleyball AwardsNovember 2023

The volleyball team was recognized for an outstanding season at the November Board of Trustees meeting. Coach Tara Domel introduced players and announced District and All-State Awards. Congratulations to this stellar group of young ladies - on and off the court!

District Honorable Mention
  • Mia Kinslow
  • Ellie Helton
  • Sydney Mosser
Second Team All-District
  • Mikayla Vasquez
First Team All-District
  • Brooke Everett
  • Sophia Berg
Hitter of the Year
  • Jada Malone
Academic All-District (entire team!)
Brooke Everett
Sana Felix
Jada Malone
Sophia Berg
Sydney Hiebert
Lana Spedale
Mikayla Vasquez
Mia Kinslow
Allisen Shipp
Claire Everett
Ellie Helton
Sydney Mosser
Abby Tristan
Texas Girls Coaches Association Academic All-State (seniors only with 94 or higher HS GPA)

Brooke Everett
Jada Malone

Texas Girls Coaches Association All-State Team

Brooke Everett


Debate October 2023


The debate team has participated in 2 competitions over the last 2 weekends. On October 21st, they took part in the Salado Online Debate Tournament.

  • Jonah Farrington took 1st place for Informative Extemporaneous Speaking

October 28th, they attended the Lampasas tournament - the first tournament for almost all of the debaters.

  • Andrew Morton came in 9th for Lincoln-Douglas debate
  • Jonah Farrington came in 5th place for Informative Extemporaneous Speaking
  • Carli Parker came in 5th for Lincoln-Douglas debate
  • Jesse Welton and Peyton Brown came in 11th for Cross Examination debate

Senior Night Oct 10, 2023

Senior Lady Vikings Brooke Everett, Alesandra Felix and Jada Malone were honored at the October 10th volleyball game. It's been a great 4-year run and you will all be missed. Good luck!

Bi-District Champions...x 4! Oct 10, 2023


Team Tennis defeated Caldwell 10-9 to claim the Bi-District Title! Four years in a row!

We LOVE it!

Regional Bound Oct 9, 2023

The Lady Vikings placed 2nd as a team today at the District Cross Country meet and have qualified to the Regional Championships.

Coming home with some hardware today:

  • Sophie Seewald 4th
  • Lilah Smith 5th
  • Hanna Simmons 12th
  • Molly Roberts 13th

Huge shoutout to Melissa Soto who stepped up to varsity today and beat her PR by over a minute!

While the boys team did not qualify for regionals, they had three medalists:


  • Sebastian Vasquez 13th
  • Mason Hrncir 15th


  • Westin Walker 9th

District Champs!Oct 5, 2023

Congrats to Team Tennis on their 4th year being District Champs and their 2nd year being UNDEFEATED District Champs! It was a tight match against Marble Falls with the Vikings winning 10-9. The team worked together to come from behind. Naidelyn Orozco battled it out to get us to a tied game and then Tanner Stegall came in clutch moving us into winning the 10th winning match needed that SEALED the District Championship!

Way to go Vikings! The following players are going into Bi-District Undefeated:

Boys Doubles
  • Zac Zaleski and Colten Lane
  • Nick Sosa and Kaius Northcutt
  • Boys Singles
  • Zac Zaleski, Townsend Wheeler, Tanner Stegall, and Nick Sosa
  • Girls Singles
  • Bebe Inman

  • Team Tennis will be facing Caldwell in Taylor, TX for the Bi-District Match, Tuesday 10/10/23.

    Lady Viking VolleyballOct 3, 2023

    Congratulations, Lady Viking Volleyball, for awesome district play last night (10/3/23). JV Blue won in 3 and Varsity won easily in 3 sets. Congratulations to Player of the Game Sophia Berg! Sophia had 15 kills and a 585 hitting %, plus 14 digs, and 1 service ace. Jada Malone added 9 kills and 6 blocks, while Mikayla Vasquez had 19 digs and 2 aces. Brooke Everett had 23 assists and 5 service aces. Freshman Abby Tristan added 4 aces.

    Friday, the Lady Vikings play Gateway here and finish the first round of district play. Make plans to be in the bleachers on Friday!

    District TennisSept 29, 2023

    Team Tennis (Viking Varsity Tennis) won their first Playoff match against Salado! Tuesday (Oct 3) they will travel to play Marble Falls for the District Championship.

    Lago is seeded 1st going into the championship match!

    Brooke E. 2K
    Sept 20, 2023

    Brooke had her 2000th assist in volleyball and was celebrated at the Sept 20th home game!
    Way to go, Brooke!

    They Refuse to Lose!
    Sept 18, 2023

    LVHS tennis team beat Salado 14-5 and are courting the District Tournament ranked 1st and undefeated!

    Homecoming 2023
    Sept 8, 2023

    Homecoming 2023 was a wonderful night all around. The Lady Vikings volleyball triumphed over Temple in a thrilling Homecoming victory, and the Viking football team dominated Giddings in a spectacular win!

    The Homecoming royalty proudly represented LVHS with grace and elegance - congrats Sabrina & Eliel.

    Homecoming festivities culminated with a dance to end an electrifying evening.

    Team Tennis
    Aug 31, 2023

    Team Tennis won their 2nd District Match against Burnet HS last night 11-8!

    Way to go Vikings!


    Cross Country - Living Life in the Fast Lane

    The girls cross country team has not wasted time in letting everyone know they are serious! The team has had success in 3 Invitationals - nothing can stop them now.


    8/19-Caldwell Invitational

    Lady Vikings started the season with a 6 mile relay placing 4th out of 14 teams

    8/25-Vista Ridge Invitational

    Sophie Seewald placed 6th of 97 runners and Hanna Simmons 13th and brought home some hardware

    9/1-Pro-fit Invitational

    Lady Vikings come in 7th of 27 teams-leading the Viking charge Sophie Seewald (12th/173) and Hanna Simmons (15th/173)

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