Westside Wired

Preview: Warriors, Knights Set for Week Three Matchup

Preview: Warriors, Knights Set for Week Three Matchup

Aidan Flairty

September 7, 2018


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

After two successful road games, the Warrior football team has shown excellence on both sides of the ball. Westside is 2-0 and will play their first home game of the season against the Lincoln Southeast Knights on Friday, September 7th at 7 p.m. The team has outscored their opponents 93-7 in two gam...

Coach Sortino comes to the High School

Coach Sortino comes to the High School

Nathanael Monjarez, Staff Writer

September 7, 2018


Filed under Feature, News, Sports

Football season has finally arrived at Westside and so has junior varsity’s head coach, Jack Sortino. Sortino used to teach at Westside middle school and at the end of the day, head to Westside High School to coach. Sortino's transferring to the high school had to do with reasons both on and off th...

Freshmen on Varsity Tennis Emerge as State Contenders

Freshmen on Varsity Tennis Emerge as State Contenders

Peter Collins and Jude Lowe

September 6, 2018


Filed under Feature, Sports

Photo by Emily Bauer   Freshmen Clark Rue and Josh Rosenblatt recently qualified for the Varsity tennis team. Rosenblatt has been playing tennis for seven years. Rue has been playing for eight years, and said he plans on trying out in college. “I am going to play [tennis] all four years in high...

Freshman Golfer Breaks 18-Hole School Record

Freshman Golfer Breaks 18-Hole School Record

Connor Stephens, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

September 5, 2018


Filed under Sports

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...

Photo Gallery: Varsity Football at Papillion-La Vista

Photo Gallery: Varsity Football at Papillion-La Vista

Yamilett Ramirez

September 4, 2018


Filed under Photo Gallery, Sports

The varsity football team took to Papillion-La Vista Foundation Field on Friday, August 31, 2018, and they came away with a 38-7 win.

Photo Gallery: Varsity Boys Tennis Hosts Creighton Prep

Photo Gallery: Varsity Boys Tennis Hosts Creighton Prep

Emily Bauer

September 4, 2018


Filed under Photo Gallery, Sports

The varsity boys tennis team took on Omaha Creighton Prep on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at home. They dropped the dual 7-2 with wins coming from the doubles team of Clark Rue and Ryan Vester (8-5) and Jake Bonnett and Josh Siegel (8-2).

Recap: Team Efforts Show as Warriors Roll Past Monarchs

Recap: Team Efforts Show as Warriors Roll Past Monarchs

Eli McCabe, WTV Staff

September 1, 2018


Filed under Sports

Seven points. That’s all the Westside defense has allowed in their first two games of the 2018 season. On August 31, against the Papillion-La Vista Monarchs, Westside put on a show while scoring 38 points and giving up 7. Scoring both through the air and on the ground. With a strong defensive performance,...

Preview: Warriors Zoned in on Second Test Despite Monarchs’ Struggles

Preview: Warriors Zoned in on Second Test Despite Monarchs’ Struggles

Aidan Flairty

August 31, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Warrior football team will look to continue their early success against the Papillion-La-Vista Monarchs in the second game of the season on Friday, August 31st. Kickoff time will be 7 p.m. and the game will be held at Papillion-La Vista South’s Foundations field. The Monarchs started the season...

Season Preview: New Coach, Change in Culture Look to Help Warriors to Success

Season Preview: New Coach, Change in Culture Look to Help Warriors to Success

Alex Goldstein, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

August 30, 2018


Filed under Sports

After finishing last season as district runner up, Westside’s girls varsity volleyball team is back this season with  new coach Korrine Bowers at the helm. The team has also been training extensively in the offseason. Returning player Morgan Mumford explained the offseason workouts. “We held a lot o...

Photo Gallery: Varsity Football Takes on Bellevue East

Photo Gallery: Varsity Football Takes on Bellevue East

Yamilett Ramirez

August 27, 2018


Filed under Photo Gallery, Sports

The Westside varsity football team took a trip to see the Bellevue East Chieftains on Friday, August 24th, 2018. The Warriors opened their season with a 52-0 win.

Recap: Goldner Wins, Warriors Shine at Class of the Metro Meet

Recap: Goldner Wins, Warriors Shine at Class of the Metro Meet

Will Cohen

August 26, 2018


Filed under Sports

On Saturday, the Warrior cross country teams started out their 2018 season. Senior Ethan Goldner came into the season with extremely high expectations, and those expectations were quickly met when he came in first at Class of the Metro. Goldner finished the 5k in 17 minutes and 12 seconds, edging out...

Recap: Westside Skids By Bellevue East to Open Season

Recap: Westside Skids By Bellevue East to Open Season

Aidan Flairty

August 24, 2018


Filed under Sports

It's what everyone has been waiting for all summer, football season. And now the Westside student body and community have finally been able to enjoy a football game for the first time since november. The Warriors started off the season on the night of Friday, August 24th. The team went on the road and...

The Student-Run News Site of Westside High School in Omaha, Nebraska. Keeping you WIRED in to all things Westside.