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Senior Football Player Walks On to Lincoln

Senior Football Player Walks On to Lincoln

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

December 18, 2019

Earlier this morning, senior Grant Tagge officially signed with the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. With the recent NCAA rule change in 2017, Tagge was given the opportunity to sign during the early signing period compared to National Signing Day which will occur on February 5th.  Tagge, who h...

RECAP: Westside Plays Tough Game in Lincoln, Takes State Runner-Up

RECAP: Westside Plays Tough Game in Lincoln, Takes State Runner-Up

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

December 4, 2019

On Tuesday, November 26th the Warrior Varsity Football team setup against the Bellevue West Thunderbirds for the Class A State title game at Memorial Stadium. With temperatures as low as 22º at game time and a light snow which had fallen only minutes before kickoff, conditions on the playing field were not i...

PREVIEW: Westside Prepares to Face Off Against Thunderbirds in Championship

PREVIEW: Westside Prepares to Face Off Against Thunderbirds in Championship

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

November 26, 2019

The Nebraska Class A State Football Championship sets center stage tonight at Memorial Stadium as the #4 Bellevue West Thunderbirds take on the #7 Westside Warriors. Only two teams get the opportunity to be in this situation, and only one will come out with the state championship trophy.  The Warriors are c...

Westside Football Has History in State Championship

Westside Football Has History in State Championship

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

November 26, 2019

The stage is set.  For the first time since 2013, the Warrior Varsity football team will be headed down to Memorial Stadium for the NSAA Class A State Championship Game. Tonight, the team will be looking to bring in their first state football championship in 37 years by taking down the #4 Bellevue...

Taylor Time: Football Beat Writer Predicts State Championship

Taylor Time: Football Beat Writer Predicts State Championship

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

Two teams, one game, one goal. The biggest game on the biggest stage sets up the best two teams in all of Class A on the night of Tuesday, Nov 26, and the game will not disappoint. Coming into this matchup, I am holding a 14-0 record in the postseason. The magic number 15 is very close to reality. He...

Warriors Top Patriots, Qualify for State Championship

Warriors Top Patriots, Qualify for State Championship

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

November 17, 2019

For the first time since 2013, the Westside will head to Memorial Stadium to compete for the state title. This past Friday, November 15, 2019, the Warriors took down the third-seeded Millard South Patriots on the road by a 31-14 score. After dropping the regular-season finale against the Patriots,...

Westside Football Prepares for Semi-Finals of State Tournament

Westside Football Prepares for Semi-Finals of State Tournament

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

November 15, 2019

One game away from heading to the Class A state championship. Later today, November 15th, the Warrior varsity football team will head down to Buell Stadium at Millard South High School to go up against the third-ranked Millard South Patriots. With just four teams left in the state tournament, the pr...

Taylor Time: Football beat Writer Predicts State Semifinals

Taylor Time: Football beat Writer Predicts State Semifinals

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

November 12, 2019

Four teams. Three games. A state title. Before the Nebraska high school football season comes to an end, a state champion must be decided. All four of these teams have gone through 11 long weeks of the season and still find themselves standing close to the top of Class A. Two more weeks, and a champion w...

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