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Dunford to Become Next Girls Soccer Head Coach

Dunford to Become Next Girls Soccer Head Coach

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

June 18, 2019

In January, former girls soccer head coach Nathan Moseley was looking for an assistant to add to his coaching staff. When the search was complete, Elite Boys Academy technical director Chris Dunford was on the sidelines. Now, six months later, Dunford has agreed to become the next head of the Westside...

SEASON RECAP: Girls Soccer Looks Ahead to Next Year, Moseley Steps Down

SEASON RECAP: Girls Soccer Looks Ahead to Next Year, Moseley Steps Down

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

May 14, 2019

Last Thursday, the Westside girls soccer team lost to the first ranked Millard West Wildcats in the first round of the state tournament, ending their season. Although the team lost many key players last year, they stayed consistent throughout this year and kept above .500 ending the regular season with ...

Girls Soccer Prepares for State Matchup on Thursday

Girls Soccer Prepares for State Matchup on Thursday

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

May 8, 2019

Tomorrow, the Warriors girls soccer team heads to Michael G. Morrison Stadium to face off against the first ranked Millard West Wildcats in the first round of the state tournament. The road to the state tournament was very different for both of these clubs. The Warriors headed into districts off of tw...

Season Recap: Boys Soccer Rebuilds During Trying Year

Season Recap: Boys Soccer Rebuilds During Trying Year

Aidan Flairty

May 8, 2019

Last week, the boys soccer team took on Bellevue West in district play. Although the team did not make it to state like previous seasons, they still had its victorious moments such as wins over Millard West, Omaha Central and making the Metro Conference Tournament semifinals. Ethan Goldner was a senior on t...

Westside Girls Don’t Give Up, Qualify for State Tournament

Westside Girls Don’t Give Up, Qualify for State Tournament

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

May 2, 2019

The Westside varsity girls soccer team was on the outside looking in on the top ten in Class A wildcard points heading into their first district game of 2019. Behind an early goal from Kaley Heinz, the Warriors squeezed by the first round of the postseason with a 1-0 win. On Thursday, the Warriors...

Boys Soccer Prepares for District Play

Boys Soccer Prepares for District Play

Aidan Flairty

April 29, 2019

 The boys soccer team is going into a very important part of the season as districts starts on Tuesday, April 30. So far ,the warriors have had ups and downs this season. The ups include victories over ranked teams such as Millard West and Omaha Central and the downs include a 2-0 loss to Creighton...

PREVIEW: Girls Soccer vs. Lincoln Pius X

PREVIEW: Girls Soccer vs. Lincoln Pius X

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

April 22, 2019

The Westside Varsity Girls Soccer team finishes their regular season tonight going up against the unranked Lincoln Pius X Thunderbolts. The seven and six Warriors look to get some extra momentum going into Districts this next coming week after a teeter-totter sort of regular season for the team. The team b...

Warrior Boys Make Deep Run in Metro Tournament, Fall in Semifinal

Warrior Boys Make Deep Run in Metro Tournament, Fall in Semifinal

Aidan Flairty

April 11, 2019

The boys soccer team wrapped up metros on Saturday, April 6th. The squad had a busy schedule during the tournament as they played three days in a row. They started out well with a 1-0 win over Millard West on April 4th and a 2-1 victory over Omaha Central on April 5th. However, they finished the tour...

Heinz Works Magic as Warriors Pull Even

Heinz Works Magic as Warriors Pull Even

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

April 1, 2019

Senior Kaley Heinz led the Westside girls soccer team into Monday night's matchup with Omaha Bryan with six goals on the season. She kept her momentum going, scoring three goals in the first 38 minutes of the match. Heinz said there could've been more goals, but she was happy to get the result. "It...

OPINION: Spring Sports Need Support All Season Long

OPINION: Spring Sports Need Support All Season Long

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

March 26, 2019

Sports are full of moments. This season, Westside beat Creighton Prep in what was arguably a surprising 37-2 result, they advanced to the state basketball tournament on a game-winning, buzzer-beating shot that ended up on SportsCenter and junior Jaxon Henderson hit off a walk-off to end an eight game...

Warriors Fall Short Against Junior Jays Monday

Warriors Fall Short Against Junior Jays Monday

Aidan Flairty

March 26, 2019

On Monday, March 25, the well-known rivalry between Creighton Prep and Westside was displayed at Phelps Field as the two schools went to battle in soccer. The Junior Jays would leave with a 2-0 win under their belt. Daniel Wood is a senior for the Warriors, and he shared his thoughts on the game. ...

Scholarship Opportunities Provide Next Level Experience for Players

Scholarship Opportunities Provide Next Level Experience for Players

Will Cohen

March 13, 2019

Girls varsity soccer has many returning players that were key to the team's success the past year including six returning seniors. Four players will also be continuing on to play soccer at the collegiate level. Ryley Nolin, Sylvia Fehr, Georgia Wimmer and Kaley Heinz are going to be playing at Universi...

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