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PREVIEW: Warriors Head to Lincoln for Their First True Test

PREVIEW: Warriors Head to Lincoln for Their First True Test

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

September 13, 2019

Week three is upon us and the Warrior varsity football team is headed up against their first true challenge of the season in the Lincoln Southeast Knights. The Warriors start this week coming off of two convincing wins against two unranked teams in Pavilion La and Bellevue East. Through those games, the ...

Westside Football Improves to 2-0 with Win

Westside Football Improves to 2-0 with Win

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

September 9, 2019

Last Friday, September 6th, the Westside varsity football team hosted the Papillion-La Vista Monarchs. The Warriors came into the week fresh off a game one win against the Bellevue East Chieftains and jumped into the number three spot in the Class A rankings. The Monarchs, however, came off a week one...

PREVIEW: Warriors Look to Improve to 2-0 Against Papillion-La Vista

PREVIEW: Warriors Look to Improve to 2-0 Against Papillion-La Vista

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

September 6, 2019

After shutting out the Bellevue East Chieftains, the Warriors come into week two up against the Papillion-La Vista Monarchs. The Monarchs this year have a new head coach Tim Williams who coached five seasons at Class B Waverly. The team also brought back four starters on the offensive line as well a...

Westside Rolls Past Chieftains in Season Opener

Westside Rolls Past Chieftains in Season Opener

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

September 3, 2019

Football season is once again here and the Warrior football team this past Friday faced off against the Bellevue East Chieftains in their season opener. At home, the Warriors were able to get back to primetime football. Wide receiver Grant Tagge said he felt delighted to get back on the field and pl...

Warrior Football Looking to Start Off Season on a Good Note

Warrior Football Looking to Start Off Season on a Good Note

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

August 30, 2019

The day has come. The start of the Warrior football season is upon us. After an 8-1 regular season in 2018, the Warriors lost for the second straight year in the state playoff quarterfinals. With many players returning from last season the team has the experience to push them to a possible state title ...

PREVIEW: Football Setting High Goals With Experienced Team

PREVIEW: Football Setting High Goals With Experienced Team

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

August 23, 2019

The Westside varsity football team comes into the 2019 season having their eye on a state title. After a tight quarterfinal loss to Millard West to end last year’s season the Warriors went into the offseason hungry. Throughout many months of lifting and conditioning, the team has seemed to be very ...

Senior Football Player Raises Money With Unique Organization

Senior Football Player Raises Money With Unique Organization

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

August 14, 2019

High school athletes are constantly on the field or court competing for their respective school, but not often is an athlete given the chance to raise money for a cause while doing it. In the case of Grant Tagge, a special organization has given him the chance to donate money for every highlight play ...

Westside Football Trio Earning Attention from Next Level

Westside Football Trio Earning Attention from Next Level

Nathanael Monjarez, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

May 13, 2019

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...

Seven Student Athletes Sign National Letter of Intent

Seven Student Athletes Sign National Letter of Intent

Alex Goldstein, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

February 11, 2019

On February 6, 2019, seven Westside students signed their national letter of intent to continue to play sports at the collegiate level. “Signing day gives the athletes a chance to further their sports career, it's a great opportunity because they to do the thing they love at a higher level, and I’m re...

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