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Sophomore Competes at Different School Due to Lack of Trap Program at Westside

Sophomore Competes at Different School Due to Lack of Trap Program at Westside

Josh Siegel, Sports Journalism Co-Editor-in-Chief

May 20, 2019


Filed under Sports

Athletic success is something that is natural at Westside, and with over 15 varsity sports for boys and girls, it isn’t hard to see why. However, many sports are not sponsored by the school or the state, meaning that they have to create clubs that compete independently of the school. While many athle...

Westside Sprinters Earn Wild Cards to State Meet

Westside Sprinters Earn Wild Cards to State Meet

Will Cohen

May 17, 2019


Filed under Sports, Track & Field

At the end of the A-4 District track meet, Juniors Dylan Folda and Darian Sopka had not yet qualified for the State meet. Late Saturday, May 12th, it was determined that Folda and Sopka had qualified due to filling wildcard spots. Sokpa (100m) and Folda (300m hurdles and 110m hurdles) competed in the distr...

Season Recap: Westside Baseball Falls Short of Goal in 2019 Spring Season

Season Recap: Westside Baseball Falls Short of Goal in 2019 Spring Season

Connor Stephens, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

May 17, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Westside Baseball teams season came to an end in the districts final on may 4th after beating Columbus in the semifinal earlier in the day. Westside had a great season and just missed receiving the wildcard to get into the state tournament. Head Coach Bob Greco felt the team had a great season and...

Young Westside Tennis Team Takes on State Tournament

Young Westside Tennis Team Takes on State Tournament

Jonathan Snover, Sports Team Co-Editor-In-Chief

May 16, 2019


Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Westside varsity girls tennis team took on the 2019 NSAA Class A Girls Tennis Championships on Thursday, May 16, 2019. The team was allowed an entrant in the following categories: #1 Singles, #2 Singles, #1 Doubles and #2 Singles. The results of the day are as follows: Despite none of the four...

SEASON RECAP: Girls Soccer Looks Ahead to Next Year, Moseley Steps Down

SEASON RECAP: Girls Soccer Looks Ahead to Next Year, Moseley Steps Down

Jaden Taylor

May 14, 2019


Filed under Soccer, Sports

Last Thursday, the Westside girls soccer team lost to the first ranked Millard West Wildcats in the first round of the state tournament, ending their season. Although the team lost many key players last year, they stayed consistent throughout this year and kept above .500 ending the regular season with ...

Tennis Team Wraps Up Season at Metro, State Tournaments

Tennis Team Wraps Up Season at Metro, State Tournaments

John Maier, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

May 14, 2019


Filed under Sports, Tennis

This past week, the varsity girls tennis team traveled to Omaha South to compete in the Metro Conference Tournament. The team competed against many schools from the metro area and got a good feel for what the state tournament could look like. Head Coach Jordane Warkentin said that the team played well ...

Westside Football Trio Earning Attention from Next Level

Westside Football Trio Earning Attention from Next Level

Nathanael Monjarez, Staff Writer

May 13, 2019


Filed under Football, Sports

On Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019 an LSU scout came to talk to Westside head football coach Brett Froendt and assistant coaches about LSU’s football program being interested in their players. Three sophomores, Avante Dickerson, Cole Payton, and Cade Haberman were mentioned during the scout's sit down wit...

Westside Track and Field Teams Host to District Meet

Westside Track and Field Teams Host to District Meet

Tommy Connelly, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

May 10, 2019


Filed under Sports, Track & Field

Westside High School is hosting a NSAA Track and Field District meet on Friday, May 10. The districts were rescheduled from May 8 due to the weather conditions. The track events will take place at 2 p.m. Westside is hosting Bellevue West Senior High School, Elkhorn, Elkhorn South, Millard South, Millard N...

Girls Soccer Prepares for State Matchup on Thursday

Girls Soccer Prepares for State Matchup on Thursday

Jaden Taylor

May 8, 2019


Filed under Soccer, Sports

Tomorrow, the Warriors girls soccer team heads to Michael G. Morrison Stadium to face off against the first ranked Millard West Wildcats in the first round of the state tournament. The road to the state tournament was very different for both of these clubs. The Warriors headed into districts off of tw...

Season Recap: Boys Soccer Rebuilds During Trying Year

Season Recap: Boys Soccer Rebuilds During Trying Year

Aidan Flairty

May 8, 2019


Filed under Soccer, Sports

Last week, the boys soccer team took on Bellevue West in district play. Although the team did not make it to state like previous seasons, they still had its victorious moments such as wins over Millard West, Omaha Central and making the Metro Conference Tournament semifinals. Ethan Goldner was a senior on t...

Westside Girls Don’t Give Up, Qualify for State Tournament

Westside Girls Don’t Give Up, Qualify for State Tournament

Jonathan Snover, Sports Team Co-Editor-In-Chief

May 2, 2019


Filed under Soccer, Sports

The Westside varsity girls soccer team was on the outside looking in on the top ten in Class A wildcard points heading into their first district game of 2019. Behind an early goal from Kaley Heinz, the Warriors squeezed by the first round of the postseason with a 1-0 win. On Thursday, the Warriors...

Boys Soccer Prepares for District Play

Boys Soccer Prepares for District Play

Aidan Flairty

April 29, 2019


Filed under Soccer

 The boys soccer team is going into a very important part of the season as districts starts on Tuesday, April 30. So far ,the warriors have had ups and downs this season. The ups include victories over ranked teams such as Millard West and Omaha Central and the downs include a 2-0 loss to Creighton...

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