Westwood Horizon

Varsity Softball Knocks Down Vista Ridge 7-5 in District Opener

Swinging, Quincy Jones '21 makes an attempt to hit the ball. This was the second strike for Jones.

By Camille Marshall, Reporter

February 29, 2020

The varsity softball team squared off against the Vista Ridge Rangers in windy conditions for their first district game of the 2020 season on Tuesday, Feb. 25. After much preparation from scrimmages with other schools and a tough tournament in Galveston, the Lady Warriors triumphed 7-5. “I thought t...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Slays Cypress Lakes Spartans 47-43 in Intense Playoff Showdown

Christian Robinson '20 catches a rebound. The Warriors had great defense and crashed the boards after halftime with a 10-0 run.

By Hayden Swanson, Managing Editor

February 27, 2020

The varsity boys’ basketball team overcame the Cypress Lakes High School Spartans in a brutal, down-to-the-wire match during the playoffs. This is the second time ever that the Warriors hosted a playoff game, and despite a very rough start, they defended their home court 47-43. Right off the ...

Varsity Boys’ Lacrosse Annihilated by Round Rock Dragons 9-4

Sprinting towards the goal, Coby Koch '20 dodges enemy Dragons and attempts to score. The Warriors were ultimately unable to score during the first quarter of the game.

By Ian Drerup, Video Editor

February 20, 2020

The varsity boys’ lacrosse team took on the Round Rock Dragons at home on Wednesday, Feb. 19, and unfortunately lost 9-4. In the first quarter, the dragons asserted their dominance and scored two points, while ensuring the Warriors were unable to score any. The second quarter brought some h...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Shreds Stony Point Tigers 57-45

Brandon Parks '20 jumps to pass the ball to a teammate over the blocking defender. The play ended in a foul on Westwood giving Parks two free throws.

By Vikram Joshi, Horizon Editor in Chief

February 16, 2020

During the final home game of the season and the Warriors’ senior night, the students came out in full force to support the team on Friday, Feb. 14. With nine seniors graduating this year, the Warriors made it a night to remember, beating the Tigers in dominant fashion while the crowd roared ...

JV Boys’ Basketball Falls to Stony Point 67-61 in Final Home Game of Season

Point guard Robbie Jeng '21 goes around an enemy Tiger to try and get to where his teammate can pass him the ball. This was the last home game for the JV boys' basketball team this season.

By Emily Malone, Photographer

February 16, 2020

The JV boys’ basketball team played their last home game of the 2019-2020 season on Friday, Feb. 14. The Warriors faced off against the Stony Point Tigers, and ended up losing the game 67-61. “It felt like every home game but there was a voice in the back of my head saying ‘This is our la...