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Boys Swimming Breaks Multiple Records in First Major Meet

Boys Swimming Breaks Multiple Records in First Major Meet

Katy Terry, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

December 12, 2019

On Saturday, December 7th, the girls and boys swim team raced in their first major invite at Burke. The girls team overall placed 3rd and the boys placed 2nd with amazing scores by the team. One individual that showed amazing performances was freshmen, Nate Germonprez.  “My motivation to keep swimming and growin...

Recap: Westside Boys Split Pair of Opening Weekend Games

Recap: Westside Boys Split Pair of Opening Weekend Games

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

December 11, 2019

This past weekend, the Warrior boys varsity basketball team started off their season with a four-team tournament alongside Lincoln Northeast, second-ranked Bellevue West and the Fremont Tigers. The Warriors came into the weekend ranked fifth amongst Class A teams and looked to prove that they belonged in ...

Haberman Brothers Dominate as Westside Drops Two

Haberman Brothers Dominate as Westside Drops Two

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

December 10, 2019

When sophomore wrestler Cole Haberman fell in the semifinals of the Blair Invitational, he felt a shade of disappointment. According to Cole, however, the season goes on, and he proved that with a pinfall win over seventh-ranked Joey Glogowski of Omaha Creighton Prep on Tuesday night. "I was kind...

Veterans, Freshmen Roll at Opening Tournaments

Veterans, Freshmen Roll at Opening Tournaments

Nathanael Monjarez, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

December 10, 2019

Westside Wrestling recently faced off in back to back meets on  Friday, December 6th, and Saturday, December 7th. As a whole, Westside placed 3rd in Blair, while wrestler Logan Edwards placed first, Ryan Zatechka took third, Cade Haberman first and Cole Haberman took third. While the team did not p...

Watching Weight is Key in Wrestlers’ Success

Watching Weight is Key in Wrestlers’ Success

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

December 10, 2019

Before now-senior Jacob Vincentini’s eighth grade year, his weight wasn’t something he thought much of. That all changed when he decided to go out for the wrestling team.  “When I began wrestling, my dad had warned me about cutting weight,” Vincentini said. Now, four years later, V...

PREVIEW: Boys and Girls Swimming Looks Forward to Promising Season

PREVIEW: Boys and Girls Swimming Looks Forward to Promising Season

Katy Terry, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

December 6, 2019

The end of the year is upon us which means winter sports are right around the corner. The girls and boys swim teams are ready to start their season strong and successful. They look to be just a competitive as last year and have more swimmers at state. Assistant coach Richard Rider looks to have new swimmer...

PREVIEW: Wrestling Looking for More Success This Season

PREVIEW: Wrestling Looking for More Success This Season

Nathanael Monjarez, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

December 6, 2019

It's the end of fall sports and the beginning of the winter season for the Westside wrestling team.  This 2019-2020, coaches will consist of head coach Michael Jernigan, assistant head coach Reed Weber, JV head coach Nick Schroeder and head freshmen/girls wrestling coach Bob Mulligan, along with a sta...

PREVIEW: Westside Girls Basketball Looks to Continue Success

PREVIEW: Westside Girls Basketball Looks to Continue Success

Connor Stephens, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

December 5, 2019

The Westside girls basketball season is upon us and with a pre-season ranking of #8, the warriors have high hopes heading into the season. Head coach Steven Clark said he only has one goal in mind and that is to repeat the magic of 2018 and win a state championship. “State championship is always our goal. We...

PREVIEW: Westside Boys Basketball Looks to Build on Success

PREVIEW: Westside Boys Basketball Looks to Build on Success

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

December 5, 2019

While the first set of snowflakes stick to the ground and the thermometer seems to be stuck below 40 degrees, people start to hibernate inside. It’s that time of the year again where Westside’s winter set of sports start off their seasons.  The Warriors varsity boys basketball team officially tips off th...

SEASON PREVIEW: Westside Diving Looks Ahead to Season

SEASON PREVIEW: Westside Diving Looks Ahead to Season

Bo Lucas, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

December 4, 2019

A new winter sports season is upon us. This means another diving season for several students at Westside High School. Coach Katie, as referred to by multiple divers, said she is very excited for the season. “I look forward to every year. Every season is different and brings different challenges,...

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...

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