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Seven Athletes Sign National Letters of Intent Wednesday

Seven Athletes Sign National Letters of Intent Wednesday

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

November 13, 2019

Senior student athletes and their families, teachers and coaches gathered on Wednesday morning in the Guidance IMC to celebrate each respective athlete signing their National Letter of Intent. Here is what each athlete had to say about their commitment. Trevor Barajas: Baseball at Iowa Western Community...

Greco Announces Retirement After 26 Years

Greco Announces Retirement After 26 Years

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

August 8, 2019

In the spring 1994, Westside baseball was looking out on a new horizon with new head coach Bob Greco taking the reigns. Twenty-six seasons, 21 state tournament appearances and 13 titles later, the math instructor is stepping down from his post as head man. "What a wonderful opportunity it was for...

Season Recap: Westside Baseball Falls Short of Goal in 2019 Spring Season

Season Recap: Westside Baseball Falls Short of Goal in 2019 Spring Season

Connor Stephens, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

May 17, 2019

The Westside Baseball teams season came to an end in the districts final on may 4th after beating Columbus in the semifinal earlier in the day. Westside had a great season and just missed receiving the wildcard to get into the state tournament. Head Coach Bob Greco felt the team had a great season and...

Westside Tops Mustangs, Moves on to Don Kraft Final

Westside Tops Mustangs, Moves on to Don Kraft Final

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

April 26, 2019

The Westside baseball team was two runs from their 14th victory of the season on Monday night when they welcomed Millard North to Warrior Field. Then, Drake Donahoe drove in two insurance runs to give the Mustangs a 7-4 lead. So, when the Warriors were slated for a rematch with Donohoe's squad five...

Westside Baseball Remains Positive Despite Injuries

Westside Baseball Remains Positive Despite Injuries

Connor Stephens, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

April 25, 2019

The Westside varsity baseball team's season has been up and down through 21 games of the season, but they have managed to make it out 5 games over .500 with a 13-8 record. Westside has also earned a ranking of ninth in the Class A state rankings via the Omaha World-Herald. Head Coach Bob Greco said he fe...

Reserve Baseball Reflects On Season

Reserve Baseball Reflects On Season

Elizabeth Matz, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019

After a slow start, reserve baseball is now on a seven game winning streak; improving their record to nine and three. According to the coaches and players, the baseball team has had a great season so far. Freshman Soren Szejk, a member of the reserve baseball team, said that overall, the season h...

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 Walk Off to Take Down Second-Ranked Storm

Warriors Walk Off to Take Down Second-Ranked Storm

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

March 25, 2019

The second-ranked Elkhorn South baseball team was on an eight game winning streak in the regular season dating back to the 2018 spring as they traveled to Warrior Field on Monday. With a two run lead in the sixth inning, it looked like that was going to continue on another day. But Westside junior Jaxon...

Seven Student Athletes Sign National Letter of Intent

Seven Student Athletes Sign National Letter of Intent

Alex Goldstein, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

February 11, 2019

On February 6, 2019, seven Westside students signed their national letter of intent to continue to play sports at the collegiate level. “Signing day gives the athletes a chance to further their sports career, it's a great opportunity because they to do the thing they love at a higher level, and I’m re...

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