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Westside Girls Use Team building to Garner Success

Westside Girls Use Team building to Garner Success

Kate Kroeger, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

January 24, 2020

In case you have been living under a rock, the Westside varsity girls basketball team is 13-4 and at the top of their game.  We see the buckets, we see the W’s, we see the chemistry, but how does this all come together?  This team lives by the motto of BCD. No blaming, no complaining, and no deflecting ...

Westside Falls Just Short Against Thunderbirds

Westside Falls Just Short Against Thunderbirds

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

January 24, 2020

Coming into Tuesday night, the fifth-ranked Westside and third-ranked Bellevue West boys basketball teams had hopes of getting a little more secure in upcoming district placement.  With yet another top ten matchup for these two teams, on paper, the game seemed to be fairly even on both sides, it t...

Westside Swimmers Split Dual with Marian, Creighton Prep

Westside Swimmers Split Dual with Marian, Creighton Prep

Daniel Nguyen, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

January 23, 2020

On Tuesday, January 21, the Westside girls and boys varsity swimming teams hosted the Marian Crusaders and the Creighton Prep Jr. Jays. Coming into this matchup, both of the Westside teams were undefeated, and they were hoping to keep it that way. Prior to the meet, junior Elizabeth Harding said the key ...

LIVE: Bellevue West at Omaha Westside

LIVE: Bellevue West at Omaha Westside

Jaden Taylor and Jonathan Snover

January 21, 2020

The Bellevue West Thunderbirds travel take on the Omaha Westside Warriors in a Tuesday night showdown. Girls at 5:30 and boys to follow.

Boys Basketball to Take on Division 1 Commit, Top Ten Matchup Tuesday

Boys Basketball to Take on Division 1 Commit, Top Ten Matchup Tuesday

Jaden Taylor and Tristan Alvano

January 21, 2020

Following a snow day across all of Omaha last Friday, Westside’s top ten matchup against Bellevue West was moved to today, Tuesday, January 21st. After thrashing Creighton Prep 85-61 and beating Elkhorn South 63-47, the Warriors took down the Lincoln East Spartans this past Saturday 66-56. With that ...

Westside Girls Prepare for Top Six Matchup with Spartans

Westside Girls Prepare for Top Six Matchup with Spartans

Connor Stephens, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

January 18, 2020

On Saturday. January 18th, the Westside Girls basketball team will travel to play the third-ranked Lincoln East Spartans. Head Coach Steve Clark said that, with the Warriors loaded schedule, they don’t have a lot of time to prepare for each game the way they might like to. “A three game week is ...

Westside Dive Team Continues Successful Season

Westside Dive Team Continues Successful Season

Bo Lucas, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

January 16, 2020

The Westside Dive Team is a very experienced group. Coach Katy Saalfeld puts in hard work that sometimes goes unnoticed but shouldn’t. She works hard with every diver to help make the team as a whole better. Along with Westside having a great coach, Saalfeld they also have great senior leaders.  ...

Warriors Split Senior Night Duals

Warriors Split Senior Night Duals

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

January 15, 2020

When senior wrestler Jacob Vincentini stepped onto the mat at home for the final time on Tuesday, he had one goal in his mind: redemption. After being pinned less than one minute into last Friday's Millard West Invite by Papillion-La Vista's Pavle Petrovich, Vincentini was ready for a second match. "I...

Haberman Rolls, Team Follows as Wrestling Season Goes on

Haberman Rolls, Team Follows as Wrestling Season Goes on

Caleb De La Cruz and Nathanael Monjarez

January 13, 2020

Over winter break, Westside wrestling competed in both Wahoo and Creighton Prep tournaments. On December 21st, Westside wrestled in Wahoo, leaving with three finalists and three champions. Overall Westside placed 3rd in the tournament. Two weeks later ,on January 4th, Westside went to Creighton Prep...

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