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Warrior Football Hosts Annual Spring Game

Warrior Football Hosts Annual Spring Game

May 18, 2018

The Warrior football team hosted the annual White versus Orange game on May 17, ending in a victory for the White team with a score of 23-0. At the beginning of the first quarter, new quarterback ...

Seniors Sign College Banner

Seniors Sign College Banner

May 9, 2018

As a means to share future university plans, senior students gathered to sign their names under their committed colleges on Tuesday, May 1. The collective banner of diverse plans will be be proudly displa...

Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Open Letters

Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Open Letters

May 2, 2018

To close our Sexual Assault Awareness Month series, we collected a few personal letters and stories of direct experiences with sexual assault. These stories are all an act of courage, opening up the conversation...

NHS Hosts Warrior Fest As Fundraiser for Thirst Project

NHS Hosts Warrior Fest As Fundraiser for Thirst Project

May 1, 2018

On the cool afternoon of Friday, April 27, students gathered together after school at the Warrior Bowl to celebrate Warrior Fest, an annual Westwood tradition held in order to help earn money for t...

Julian Miller ‘18 Celebrates A Magical Night at Prom

Julian Miller ‘18 Celebrates A Magical Night at Prom

April 27, 2018

It’s like a scene from a movie. The godmothers, Caitlin Hernandez ‘18 and Zoë-Marie Johnson ‘18, watched over the gym in their luxurious outfits of T-shirts and jeans. Seeing how much Julian ...

Girls’ Waterpolo Advances to State

Girls’ Waterpolo Advances to State

April 25, 2018

The girl’s water polo team secured their spot at the state championship tournament after a successful regionals tournament, which took place from Thursday, April 19 through Saturday, April 21 at the ...

Students Experience an Enchanting Night at Prom

Students Experience an Enchanting Night at Prom

April 25, 2018

Once upon a time… ...at the Oasis restaurant, students gathered together onto the dance floor for their 2018 Junior and Senior Prom. On the night of Saturday, April 21, everyone went through...

Students Hold Second Walkout for Gun Regulation

Students Hold Second Walkout for Gun Regulation

April 25, 2018

Students held their second walkout this year to protest gun violence and lack of gun regulation on Friday, April 20, the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School Massacre. Along with a speech and ...

Sexual Assault Awareness Month: The Issue with ‘Boys will be Boys’

Sexual Assault Awareness Month: The Issue with ‘Boys will be Boys’

Connor Cowman, Reporter

April 23, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Voices

Brock Turner, a name now loathed by the majority of America. He was a three-time All-American swimmer who enrolled in Stanford University in 2014 on a full swimming scholarship. However, his accomplishments in...

Varsity Softball Concludes Season Against Raiders

Varsity Softball Concludes Season Against Raiders

Nicolle Duvall, Reporter

April 22, 2018

Filed under Baseball & Softball, Showcase, Sports

The Lady Warriors suffered a 10-0 loss to the Cedar Ridge Raiders in their final game of the season on Friday, April 21. Despite the heavy loss, the team’s biggest focus was celebrating their last ...

Varsity Baseball Honors Seniors

Varsity Baseball Honors Seniors

April 21, 2018

For the final game of the season, the Warriors came out to their home field on April 20 to play the Cedar Ridge Raiders and honor the seniors on the team. The night consisted of a double header with t...

Sexual Assault Awareness Month: How to Deal with Rumors

Sexual Assault Awareness Month: How to Deal with Rumors

April 19, 2018

The rumors are everywhere. Cycling around the halls, whispered across desks, scattered over social media. Spoken from mouth after mouth into ear after ear. “Did you hear? He did that to her.” “She d...