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Three Wrestlers Place at State Tournament

Three Wrestlers Place at State Tournament

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

February 19, 2019


Filed under Sports, Wrestling

Chants of "Let's Go Bow" rang out from the western side of the CHI Health Center Omaha, wrestling fans came as one to recognize the two new four-time state champions and a contingent of Westside fans cheered as senior Nolan "Deuce" Miller-Johnston broke the school record for wins in a season. It was...

Wrestler Perseveres Despite Condition

Wrestler Perseveres Despite Condition

Elizabeth Matz, Staff Writer

February 15, 2019


Filed under Feature, Sports, Wrestling

Junior Jacob Vincentini juggles three sports, academics and diabetes. Diabetes is a chronic condition that affects a person’s overall health. People with diabetes have double the risk of heart disease and stroke. It is also important for them to control what they eat as well as how often they exerc...

Warriors Fare Well on Day One, Two Wrestlers Still Alive in Hunt for Gold

Warriors Fare Well on Day One, Two Wrestlers Still Alive in Hunt for Gold

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

February 14, 2019


Filed under Sports, Wrestling

On Saturday, February 9, 2019, the Westside wrestling team traveled to Columbus for the district A3 tournament. They qualified five wrestlers for this weekend's NSAA State Individual Wrestling Championships at CHI Health Center Omaha. Cade Haberman (285), Quincy Hogan (220), Cole Haberman, (170), Nolan...

Five Westside Wrestlers Qualify for State at District Tournament

Five Westside Wrestlers Qualify for State at District Tournament

Tommy Connelly, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

February 12, 2019


Filed under Sports, Wrestling

On February 9th, the varsity wrestling team traveled to Columbus, Nebraska, to compete in the NSAA District A3 tournament. Westside wrestling left with five people that will be advancing to State. The wrestlers that have made it to State are Cole Haberman, Cade Haberman, Michael Colling, Quincy Hogan a...

Grueling Practices, Competition Helps Wrestling Team Succeed

Grueling Practices, Competition Helps Wrestling Team Succeed

Tommy Connelly, Sports Journalism Staff Writer

January 29, 2019


Filed under Sports, Wrestling

As the wrestling season begins to wind down, the wrestlers start to prepare for districts within the next couple weeks. The season started for the wrestling teams at the end of November and goes up to about the end of February for some. During the season they do what's called “hell week” which is...

LIVE STREAM: Westside Wrestling Hosts Ralston

LIVE STREAM: Westside Wrestling Hosts Ralston

Joe Graves and Ryan Adkins

January 17, 2019


Filed under Sports, Wrestling

The Westside wrestling team hosts Ralston High School for Senior Night.

Sports Winter Break in Review

Sports Winter Break in Review

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

January 7, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Swim & Dive, Wrestling

Girls Basketball The Varsity girls basketball team spent their break on the court in Bellevue, at Ralston Arena and they finished it up at home. The girls went 5-1 over break with wins over Bellevue West, Omaha Central, Omaha Benson and Millard West. They improved to 9-3 on the season, and they currently...

Freshman Girl Makes History on Mat

Freshman Girl Makes History on Mat

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

December 18, 2018


Filed under Sports, Wrestling

She's a champion. Last night, an all-girls wrestling tournament was held in Nebraska City. Although Westside has been competing in tournaments of this kind all season, this one happened to have a bit more meaning. Freshman Alicia Gubalke became the first girl in Westside wrestling history to win an...

Sophomore Standout Learns from Tough Loss to Top-Ranked Junior Jay

Sophomore Standout Learns from Tough Loss to Top-Ranked Junior Jay

Eli McCabe, WTV Staff

December 10, 2018


Filed under Sports, Wrestling

Westside sophomore Cade Haberman wrestled the former number 1 ranked heavyweight in the state at the Creighton Prep and Underwood High School triangular on December 4, at Creighton Prep High School. At the triangular, Haberman took on the number one heavyweight wrestler in the state. The now numb...

Season Preview: Experienced Wrestling Team Looks Forward to Success

Season Preview: Experienced Wrestling Team Looks Forward to Success

Eli McCabe, WTV Staff

November 27, 2018


Filed under Sports, Wrestling

Seven. Four. One. Seven state qualifiers, four state medalists, and one state champion. This is emphasized by Westside’s wrestling head coach Michael Jernigan. If the team were to meet all of this, they would be in a position to be a top-10 ranked team. Success as a team comes only when ther...

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