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BREAKING: Football Game Postponed, Location Changed

BREAKING: Football Game Postponed, Location Changed

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

September 20, 2018


Filed under Sports

The varsity football matchup between Westside and cross-town rival Creighton Prep, previously scheduled for Thursday at 7 p.m., has been postponed until Friday, September 21, 2018, at 7 p.m. The game will now be played at Omaha Benson and the theme is still white out. Athletic Director Tom Kerkman broke...

Preview: Rivalry to Renew Thursday Night

Preview: Rivalry to Renew Thursday Night

Aidan Flairty

September 20, 2018


Filed under Sports

This is Prep week. A rivalry with much history and tradition is making its annual return. The Warrior football team will walk into the big game undefeated at 4-0 and are ranked #8 in Class A. The Junior Jays are 3-1 with a 42-21 loss to Lincoln High yet are ranked #7. The two teams will go to battl...

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


Filed under Sports

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...

Photo Gallery: Varsity Football Takes on Gretna

Photo Gallery: Varsity Football Takes on Gretna

Yamilett Ramirez

September 17, 2018


Filed under Photo Gallery, Sports

The Westside varsity football team defeated Gretna by a score of 49-13 on Friday, September 14, 2018.

Football team keeps the winning streak going with a blowout win against Gretna

Football team keeps the winning streak going with a blowout win against Gretna

Aidan Flairty

September 15, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Westside varsity football team held their undefeated record with a 49-13 win over the Gretna Dragons on Friday, September 14. This is the Warriors’ fourth win of the season and their third in blowout fashion. Sophomore Avante Dickerson put the first points on the board with a 35 yard touchdown w...

Sophomore Prepares for Season as Starting Quarterback

Sophomore Prepares for Season as Starting Quarterback

Lauren Kugler, Staff Writer

September 14, 2018


Filed under Feature, Sports

Football season is in full swing and that means the team is ready to show what they’ve been working for. Sophomore Cole Payton has been playing tackle football for nine years. His hard work and dedication throughout the past years has paid off as he is now the starting varsity quarterback. “Bein...

Tackle Talk: Week 4 (Westside vs Gretna)

Tackle Talk: Week 4 (Westside vs Gretna)

Hannah-Kate Kinney, WTV Managing/Segments Editor

September 14, 2018


Filed under Sports, Videos

Check in with Hannah-Kate Kinney ahead of Westside's week four matchup with Gretna.

Preview: Warriors Set for Clash with Dragons

Preview: Warriors Set for Clash with Dragons

Aidan Flairty

September 14, 2018


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

Westside is set to host their second home game of the season under the bright lights at 87th and Pacific. The ninth-ranked Warriors are undefeated and look to continue their streak on Friday, September 14, 2018 against the Gretna Dragons. The game is set to kick off at 7 p.m. Last Season, Gretna ...

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


Filed under Sports

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 ...

Photo Gallery: Varsity Football Hosts Lincoln Southeast

Photo Gallery: Varsity Football Hosts Lincoln Southeast

Yamilett Ramirez

September 12, 2018


Filed under Photo Gallery, Sports

The varsity football team hosted their first home game of the year on Friday, September 7, 2018 against Lincoln Southeast. The Warriors came away with a 29-14 win.

Recap: Warriors Outclash Knights in First Home Game of the Season

Recap: Warriors Outclash Knights in First Home Game of the Season

Aidan Flairty

September 7, 2018


Filed under Sports

The glimmering lights, a sea of red, and football are back for another go around at 87th and Pacific. The Westside varsity football team beat Lincoln Southeast on Friday, September 7th. The final score was 29-14 and the game improved the Warriors to a 3-0 record. The Warriors put their first points...

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