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Westside Golf Qualifies for State Tournament

Westside Golf Qualifies for State Tournament

Alex Goldstein, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

May 20, 2019

After finishing second at the district championship in Fremont last week, with Kolby Brown and Grant Jabenis tying for fifth place, and Jacob Hellman with an eighth place finish, the Warrior golf team is headed to state in Norfolk. At the district tournament, the team finished with a 35-over par score wi...

Senior Golfer Has Eyes on State Championship

Senior Golfer Has Eyes on State Championship

Will Cohen

April 17, 2019

Westside senior Grant Jabenis has been the top player for the Warrior boys golf team so far this season. Jabenis recently won his first tournament this year at the Papillion-La Vista Invite, and he said he expects this year to be brimming with success. Most golfers pick up the game from a very young a...

Freshman Earns Co-Champion Honors at State Tournament

Freshman Earns Co-Champion Honors at State Tournament

Connor Stephens, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

October 12, 2018

Rain rain and more rain at Norfolk Country Club during the girls golf state championship, this even caused the second round to be canceled. This was the first time since 2015 that the whole team qualified for state, which gave them high hopes and expectations going into the the championship. All ey...

Freshman Golfer Wins State Championship, Team Fares Well in Norfolk

Freshman Golfer Wins State Championship, Team Fares Well in Norfolk

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

October 11, 2018

Kaitlyn Hanna stepped foot on the course as a member of the Westside High School golf team for the first time ever on Thursday, August 16, 2018. Fifty-three days later, she was sharing a gold medal with Marian senior Jalea Culliver. On a wet Monday afternoon in Norfolk, five Westside golf team members...

Preview: Girls Golf to Take on State Tournament in Norfolk

Preview: Girls Golf to Take on State Tournament in Norfolk

John Maier, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

October 8, 2018

On Monday, October 8th, the varsity girls golf team will travel to Norfolk Country Club to play in the Class A state girls golf meet. This will be their second visit to Norfolk this season, as they also competed there on September 13th. The team will play the first 18 holes on Monday, and the second...

Freshman Wins Title, Golf Team Shines at Metro Championship

Freshman Wins Title, Golf Team Shines at Metro Championship

Connor Stephens, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

October 1, 2018

On the cold, wet and rainy morning of september 25, 2018 the Metro Conference Girls Golf Championship was held at Elmwood Park Golf Course. The Warriors came into the event with 3 second place finishes and multiple finishes inside the top 10. “Like every golf team and coach we practice our chipping and p...

RECAP: Girls Golf Takes on Challenging Norfolk Tournament

RECAP: Girls Golf Takes on Challenging Norfolk Tournament

Connor Stephens, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

September 19, 2018

On Thursday, September 13, 2018, the Westside girls golf team traveled to a tournament o in Norfolk. Norfolk Country Club, the home of the NSAA State Golf Championship is considered to be one of the toughest courses on Westside’s schedule and the best field in Nebraska high school golf, this is alway...

Preview: Girls Golf Prepares for Tough Norfolk Tournament

Preview: Girls Golf Prepares for Tough Norfolk Tournament

John Maier, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

September 12, 2018

On Thursday September 13, 2018, the girls golf team will travel to Norfolk, Nebraska, for the Norfolk Country Club tournament. This is their fifth tournament of the season, and the team, led by head coach Barry Glanzer, hopes to continue a hot streak. “Out of the four tournaments, we’ve got three second [place ...

Freshman Golfer Breaks 18-Hole School Record

Freshman Golfer Breaks 18-Hole School Record

Connor Stephens, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

September 5, 2018

A freshman shooting the girls golf school record? No problem. Freshman Kaitlyn Hanna shot a 71 at Tara Hills Golf Course on August 22nd. “I would say chipping and putting is what was working out there, also my drives were straight down the middle every time,” Hanna said. Hanna worked with the co...

Season Preview: Girls Golf Team Not Phased by Youth

Season Preview: Girls Golf Team Not Phased by Youth

John Maier, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

August 22, 2018

 Following a state tournament appearance last season from now-senior Lili Fogland, the girls golf team hopes to make a team appearance in state this season with a rebuilt team headlined with lots of youth. “We’ve got a lot of young players and one senior who medaled last year at State,” hea...

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