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JV Baseball Falls Short to Raiders 9-7

JV Baseball Falls Short to Raiders 9-7

Kate Connors, Social Media Director

April 18, 2018


Filed under Baseball & Softball

In their final home game of the season, the JV orange baseball team took on the Cedar Ridge Raiders on April 17. The Warriors worked hard to compete against the Raiders, but ultimately lost 9-7. The Warriors started out the game strong as they scored the first two runs of the game. Ian Keas ‘19 was ...

JV White Baseball Falls to Raiders 8-3

JV White Baseball Falls to Raiders 8-3

Kate Connors, Social Media Director

April 18, 2018


Filed under Baseball & Softball

On the night of April 17, the JV white baseball team took on the Cedar Ridge Raiders in their final home game of the season. The game was full of good competition, but ultimately the Warriors lost 8-3. In the first inning, both teams were able to score one run. Neither team was able to score again until the ...

Varsity Softball Burned by Dragons 7-4

Varsity Softball Burned by Dragons 7-4

Alex Reece, Reporter

April 15, 2018


Filed under Baseball & Softball, Showcase, Sports

Despite a hard-fought game, the Lady Warriors lost to the Round Rock Dragons 7-4 in their ten-inning battle on Friday, April 13. With only two games left in the season, the Lady Warriors will now have to win both to qualify for playoffs. The top of the first inning went smoothly with three quic...

Track and Field Finds Success at District Meet

Track and Field Finds Success at District Meet

Emily Lu, Editor-in-Chief

April 13, 2018


Filed under Track, Field, & Cross-Country

Finishing the season on a high note, the track and field team took home several medals and had nine varsity athletes qualify for the next round of competition at the District 13-6A Track and Field Championships on April 11-12. While individual athletes found success at the meet, the JV girls’ tea...

Varsity Baseball Falls to Panthers 8-6

Varsity Baseball Falls to Panthers 8-6

Kate Connors, Social Media Director

April 11, 2018


Filed under Baseball & Softball, Showcase

The Warrior baseball team faced off against the Pflugerville Panthers on Tuesday, April 11, on the Warriors home field. Both teams were eager to start the week’s series which allowed for a competitive match, but in the end the Warriors lost 8-6. The first inning started out with Nicky Manass...

GALLERY: Varsity Tennis Sweeps District Titles

GALLERY: Varsity Tennis Sweeps District Titles

Leonie Schwarz, Photographer

April 7, 2018


Filed under Tennis

Boys' Team Tennis District Champion: Westwood Girls' Team Tennis District Champion: Westwood Boys' Singles District Champion: Gaurav Singh '20 2nd Place: Daniel Xiong '21 Boys' Doubles District Champions: Anirudh Margam '20 and Varun Somarouthu '20 2nd Place: Navin Baruah '18 a...

Girls’ Water Polo Defeats Austin 10-1

Girls’ Water Polo Defeats Austin 10-1

Amy Ma, Reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under Aquatics

The girls' water polo team played Austin High school on Monday, April 2, at Lee and Joe Jamail Aquatic Center. The girls won with an official score of 10-1, although the judges stopped counting the scores in the second half of the game. After making state last year, the girls’ water polo team b...

Varsity Girls’ Soccer Named Area Champions in Double-Overtime Thriller

Varsity Girls’ Soccer Named Area Champions in Double-Overtime Thriller

Kate Connors, Social Media Director

April 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Soccer

On Tuesday, April 3, the Lady Warriors traveled to Giddings to take on the Klein Bearkats for the area playoff game. The two teams were eager to clinch the title of area champions as the game went into double overtime. The Lady Warriors maintained steady defense and built up their attacks well, winni...

Varsity Boys’ Soccer Falls to Tigers 3-1 in Second Round Playoffs

Varsity Boys’ Soccer Falls to Tigers 3-1 in Second Round Playoffs

Christiano Araujo, Reporter

April 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Soccer

On Tuesday, April 3, the varsity boys’ soccer team fought against the Spring Woods Tigers in the second round of playoffs, hoping to take home their first area championship win in nearly four years, unfortunately ending the game with a 3-1 score that favored the Tigers. Even though the outcome of ...

Varsity Baseball Falls to Dragons 7-5

Varsity Baseball Falls to Dragons 7-5

Kate Connors, Social Media Director

April 4, 2018


Filed under Baseball & Softball

On April 4, the Warrior baseball team took on the Round Rock Dragons at home to begin their three game series. After the first pitches were thrown, lightning struck nearby which caused a 30 minute delay. However, this did not throw off the players and still allowed for a competitive game, which ...

Varsity Boys’ Soccer Defeats Trojans 1-0, Advance to Round-2 Playoffs

Varsity Boys’ Soccer Defeats Trojans 1-0, Advance to Round-2 Playoffs

Christiano Araujo, Reporter

April 2, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Soccer

On the evening of Thursday, March 29, the varsity boys’ soccer team fought against the Anderson Trojans in the first round of playoffs, hoping to get their first bi-district playoff win in nearly four years, and ending the night with an astounding victory for the Warriors with a score of 1-0. Wh...