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PREVIEW: Westside Boys to Take on Tough Millard North Squad

PREVIEW: Westside Boys to Take on Tough Millard North Squad

Jaden Taylor and Tristan Alvano

January 24, 2020

This Friday, January 24th, the 8-4 Westside Warriors boys basketball team will take on the 12-2 Millard North Mustangs on the road. The Mustangs have played and beaten multiple top ten teams this year including a win against Creighton Prep in the Metro final 71-65. The Warriors are looking to bounce ...

Westside Girls Use Team building to Garner Success

Westside Girls Use Team building to Garner Success

Kate Kroeger, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

January 24, 2020

In case you have been living under a rock, the Westside varsity girls basketball team is 13-4 and at the top of their game.  We see the buckets, we see the W’s, we see the chemistry, but how does this all come together?  This team lives by the motto of BCD. No blaming, no complaining, and no deflecting ...

Westside Falls Just Short Against Thunderbirds

Westside Falls Just Short Against Thunderbirds

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

January 24, 2020

Coming into Tuesday night, the fifth-ranked Westside and third-ranked Bellevue West boys basketball teams had hopes of getting a little more secure in upcoming district placement.  With yet another top ten matchup for these two teams, on paper, the game seemed to be fairly even on both sides, it t...

LIVE: Bellevue West at Omaha Westside

LIVE: Bellevue West at Omaha Westside

Jaden Taylor and Jonathan Snover

January 21, 2020

The Bellevue West Thunderbirds travel take on the Omaha Westside Warriors in a Tuesday night showdown. Girls at 5:30 and boys to follow.

Boys Basketball to Take on Division 1 Commit, Top Ten Matchup Tuesday

Boys Basketball to Take on Division 1 Commit, Top Ten Matchup Tuesday

Jaden Taylor and Tristan Alvano

January 21, 2020

Following a snow day across all of Omaha last Friday, Westside’s top ten matchup against Bellevue West was moved to today, Tuesday, January 21st. After thrashing Creighton Prep 85-61 and beating Elkhorn South 63-47, the Warriors took down the Lincoln East Spartans this past Saturday 66-56. With that ...

Westside Girls Prepare for Top Six Matchup with Spartans

Westside Girls Prepare for Top Six Matchup with Spartans

Connor Stephens, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

January 18, 2020

On Saturday. January 18th, the Westside Girls basketball team will travel to play the third-ranked Lincoln East Spartans. Head Coach Steve Clark said that, with the Warriors loaded schedule, they don’t have a lot of time to prepare for each game the way they might like to. “A three game week is ...

Warriors Glide Past Jr. Jays in Big Win

Warriors Glide Past Jr. Jays in Big Win

Jaden Taylor, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

January 13, 2020

Going into Friday night’s game against Creighton Prep, a top ten rivalry win was the main thing on Senior Jadin Booth’s mind. However, starting the night Booth was very much so in striking range of achieving something very few players in high school hoopers history have done. With a 29 point nigh...

LIVE: #3 Creighton Prep at Omaha Westside

LIVE: #3 Creighton Prep at Omaha Westside

Jonathan Snover and Jaden Taylor

January 10, 2020

It may be snowing outisde, but inside the main gym at Westside High School, one of Nebraska's best rivalries is heating up. Join Jonathan Snover, Jaden Taylor and the Warrior Television crew at 7:15 p.m. as Westside looks for the upset over the 2020 Metro Holiday Tournament runners-up.

Preview: Westside Set for Big Matchup with Jr. Jays

Preview: Westside Set for Big Matchup with Jr. Jays

Jaden Taylor and Tristan Alvano

January 10, 2020

On Friday night, the Westside varsity boys basketball team will tip-off against the Creighton Prep Junior Jays in the main gym at Westside High School. The Warriors are coming off a shortened stint in the Metro Holiday Tournament after losing in the opening round to Papillion-La Vista South. After dropping fro...

RECAP: Girls Basketball Metros

RECAP: Girls Basketball Metros

Connor Stephens, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

January 9, 2020

Last week, the girls basketball team competed in the Metro Holiday Tournament from December 30th to January 3rd at Ralston Arena. Coming into metros, the Warriors were looking to build off a strong 6-2 start to the season and establish themselves as a top contender in Class A. The Warriors didn’t ...

Warriors Roll Past Crusaders Despite Foul Troubles

Warriors Roll Past Crusaders Despite Foul Troubles

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

January 8, 2020

When star senior Jasmine McGinnis-Taylor was called for her fourth foul early in the second half of Wednesday night's 55-42 win over Omaha Marian, she knew she had backup. Despite her being on the bench for the majority of the third quarter, Westside was able to maintain a 13 point lead going into the...

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