Tonight, the Lions won the USA National Prep Tournament Championship by beating #23 Teays Valley for the third time this season, 55-44. The Lions were led by Jayln McCreary’s 18 points and numerous, thunderous dunks that made the crowd stand on their feet. Chase Claxton continued his defensive prowless by shutting down multiple shooters for Teays Valley.
Lions News · Legacy Battles Back to Beat Hillcrest Prep, 58-48
The Lions advanced to the National Prep Championship game Friday night by beating Hillcrest Prep 58-48. Down 12 points at half, the Lions showed serious grit on the defensive end of the floor and chipped away at the lead. Senior Chase Claxton stole the show with his defensive efforts. Claxton held Hillcrest Prep Star and Arizona
The Lady Lions won its semi final matchup against Wilson Prep, 66-21. LEC had three players score in double figures. Sophomore Sandaja Vance led all scorers with 19 points, draining four 3 point field goals. Junior Laimani Simmons scored 13 points, while senior AZ Folkes chipped in 12 points. The Lady Lions earned a spot in the National Prep Championship game
Lions News · Lions Win National Tournament Opener 71-58
The Boys’ National Team won its opening game in Myrtle Beach against Word of God, 71-58. The Holy Rams jumped out to an early lead, but the Lions battled back for a 7 point half time lead. After losing a portion of the lead at the beginning of the 2nd half, the Lions went on a huge run
Lions News · Lady Lions Open Nationals with Victory
The Lady Lions opened the USA Prep National Tournament with a 42-37 win over Comenius in their icebreaker game. LEC was led by senior Aniyah Rice’s 14 points, as well as junior Randria Anderson‘s 12 points. LEC opens the championship bracket tomorrow at 2:00 PM vs. Wilson Prep.
Lions News · Anderson Receives D1 Offer From Longwood University
Junior point guard, Randria Anderson has received her first Division 1 scholarship offer from Longwood University (VA). LEC is very proud of Randria and looks forward to her helping the Lady Lions compete for a Prep National Championship in Myrtle Beach this weekend.
LEC’s boys’ and girls’ national programs travel to Myrtle Beach Thursday to compete in the USA National Prep Championships. The boys open up with Word of God Thursday @5:40 PM , while the girls play Comenius at 4:20 PM. Good luck Lions! For more information, click on the link below: https://www.usanationalprep.com/members
Lions News · All Teams Schedule: Week of Feb 25 – Mar 03
Feb 28 Girls National Basketball at USA Prep National Tournament (Thursday 2/28-Saturday 3/2) USA Prep National Tournament TBA
Lions News · LEC Boys’ National Complete Sweep of Teays Valley
Saturday afternoon, the Lions completed a season sweep of USA Today #24 Teays Valley. With the 75-69 win, the Lions finished their regular season with a 31-5 record. Three victories this season were earned against USA Today Top 25 opponents (two vs. Teas Valley, one against Huntington Prep. A legitimate question can be asked: how high in
This weekend our Lady Lions will travel to Mooresvill, NC to compete for the Girls’ Independent School National Championship. Their first game will be on Friday at 4:30 PM vs. DME Sports Academy. For more information, please visit: https://insiderexposure.wordpress.com/hs-events/ Good luck Lady Lions!