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Westside to Play Kansas City School Saturday

Westside to Play Kansas City School Saturday

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

January 19, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports

On Saturday, January 19, 2018, the 11th edition of the Nebraska Prep Classic will be held at DJ Sokol Arena on the campus of Creighton University.  The schedule is headlined by two primetime games featuring out of state teams: Kansas City Central Academy of Excellence, or Central High, and Denver East,...

Thompson Hits Mark as Warriors Outlast Jr. Jays

Thompson Hits Mark as Warriors Outlast Jr. Jays

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

January 15, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Three miles is all that separates Creighton Preparatory School and Westside High School. But on Tuesday night, as 1,800 devoted basketball fans filled the gym at 90th and Pacific, students from the two schools were feet from each other as the varsity basketball teams were slated to go head-to-head. That...

LIVE STREAM: Westside Basketball Hosts Creighton Prep

LIVE STREAM: Westside Basketball Hosts Creighton Prep

Ryan Adkins and Joe Graves

January 15, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Westside Boys host their crosstown rival the Creighton Prep Jr. Jays at Westside High School in Omaha, NE.

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

January 11, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Uncategorized

The Westside girls and boys varsity basketball teams will play host to Omaha Burke on Friday, January 11, 2019. The Westside girls, who hold a 10-3 record following a Metro Conference Tournament run and win over Omaha Marian, will kick things off at 5:30 p.m. The Omaha Burke girls, who hold a 7-4 reco...

Sports Winter Break in Review

Sports Winter Break in Review

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

January 7, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Swim & Dive, Wrestling

Girls Basketball The Varsity girls basketball team spent their break on the court in Bellevue, at Ralston Arena and they finished it up at home. The girls went 5-1 over break with wins over Bellevue West, Omaha Central, Omaha Benson and Millard West. They improved to 9-3 on the season, and they currently...

PREVIEW: Westside Boys Look to Bounce Back Against Top Recruit, Thunderbirds

PREVIEW: Westside Boys Look to Bounce Back Against Top Recruit, Thunderbirds

John Maier, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

December 20, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Warriors will look to rebound from a heartbreaking loss to Lincoln East against a tough opponent in Bellevue West. This will look to be another tough matchup as the Thunderbirds are ranked 3rd in the state and we were among the unanimous top-ranked team in the state during the preseason as voted...

Basketball Teams Ready for Tough Weekend Tests

Basketball Teams Ready for Tough Weekend Tests

Connor Stephens, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

December 14, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Westside varsity basketball has started off the season with a 4-0 start. Westside is coming off 2 wins against Millard South and Norfolk this past weekend and Westside has been preparing this week for Millard West and Lincoln East. Senior Chase Thompson is averaging 20.3 points per game while Junior Ja...

Metro Conference Basketball Brackets Released by Area Athletic Directors

Metro Conference Basketball Brackets Released by Area Athletic Directors

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

December 11, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

  The 2018 Metro Conference Tournament brackets have been released. The Westside girls will open play on Friday, December 28, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. against Omaha Central. The boys team will play Omaha Burke at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 29, 2018....

RECAP: Westside Splits Doubleheader with Millard South

RECAP: Westside Splits Doubleheader with Millard South

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

December 7, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Westside varsity basketball teams hosted the Millard South Patriots on Friday, December 7, 2018. Behind 24 points from Jayme Horan, the Patriots came on top in the girls game, 48-42. However, the Westside boys team was able to top Millard South, 59-31, behind junior Jadin Booth's 18 points. The...

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