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JV Girls’ Basketball Falls to Cedar Ridge 46-40

JV Girls’ Basketball Falls to Cedar Ridge 46-40

By Ruhee Nemawarkar, Reporter

January 12, 2019


Filed under Basketball

The JV girls’ basketball team had an intense game against the Cedar Ridge Raiders on Friday, Jan. 11. After a close match with multiple turning points and fouls, the Warriors fell to the Raiders 46-40. Cedar Ridge began the first quarter by gaining an immediate four point lead, and the Warri...

Freshman Girls’ Basketball Defeated by Cedar Ridge 53-35

Freshman Girls’ Basketball Defeated by Cedar Ridge 53-35

By Rosie Deal, Reporter

January 12, 2019


Filed under Basketball

The freshman girls’ basketball team couldn’t manage a win against the Cedar Ridge Raiders on Friday, Jan. 11. They lost 53-35, fighting until the bitter end. Cedar Ridge started the game strong, taking the lead early on. The Warriors didn’t give up, scoring their first point when Gabbi Wallace ...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls to Stony Point 55-54

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls to Stony Point 55-54

By Hayden Swanson, Reporter

January 9, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Showcase

The varsity boys’ basketball team was unable to defeat Stony Point on Tuesday, Jan. 8, with a close score of 55-54. This was a crushing defeat for the Warriors, especially since the majority of the game was in their favor. Stony Point began the first quarter with maximum intensity, which led...

Freshman Girls’ Basketball Defeats Mavericks 37-20

Freshman Girls’ Basketball Defeats Mavericks 37-20

By Kamille Galloway, Opinions Editor

December 16, 2018


Filed under Basketball

The girls’ freshman basketball team defeated the McNeil Mavericks on Friday, Dec. 14 at a home game by a score of 37-20. The Mavericks were unable to keep up when faced with the Warriors’ successful throws and offense. Westwood started the game off ahead of the opposition with two points a...

JV Girls’ Basketball Take Down McNeil 56-24

JV Girls’ Basketball Take Down McNeil 56-24

By Ian Drerup, Reporter

December 15, 2018


Filed under Basketball

The JV girls’ basketball team took on the McNeil Mavericks on Friday, Dec. 14 and won 56-24. The Mavericks began the game well with a few two-pointers, but the Warriors didn’t let them keep the lead for long. Jaslyn Williams ‘20 got a two-pointer and Serena Baruah ‘21 made a three-poi...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls In Intense District Clash vs. McNeil 48-37

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls In Intense District Clash vs. McNeil 48-37

By Sourav Dhar, Reporter

December 15, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase

The varsity boys’ basketball team looked to bounce back from Tuesday, Dec. 11’s loss at home against Round Rock as they traveled to face another district foe, the McNeil Mavericks. Facing a hostile environment away from home, the Warriors looked to head home with a win on Friday, Dec. 14, but ended up dropping this game against...

Varsity Girls Basketball Delivers in 66-28 Win vs. McNeil

Varsity Girls Basketball Delivers in 66-28 Win vs. McNeil

By Nima Ashtari, Reporter

December 15, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase

Rowdy fans and high tensions provided the backdrop for the Friday, Dec. 14 varsity girls’ basketball game, which saw the Warriors demolish the McNeil Mavericks in a one-sided blowout that ended 66-28. Makayla Coy ‘19 had a highlight performance, leading the team with 26 points and 11 rebounds...

JV Boys’ Basketball Slips Past Round Rock 53-46

JV Boys’ Basketball Slips Past Round Rock 53-46

By Kamille Galloway, Opinions Editor

December 13, 2018


Filed under Basketball

The JV boys’ basketball team took on the Round Rock Dragons in an intense game on Tuesday, Dec. 11 in the field house, resulting in a win of 53-46. The game began with the Warriors in the lead, who started the night off with a lot of energy from each player. As the score kept fluctuating for bo...

Freshman Orange Achieves Third Win Against Round Rock 43-34

Freshman Orange Achieves Third Win Against Round Rock 43-34

By Caera Learmonth, Reporter

December 12, 2018


Filed under Basketball

On Tuesday, Dec. 11, the freshman orange boys’ basketball team triumphed against Round Rock with a final score of 43-34. “I thought it was a great game, the kids played really well,” Coach Paul Thailing said. “And it was important for us as we went out and got our third district win in a...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Drops Rivalry Game vs. Round Rock 55-46

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Drops Rivalry Game vs. Round Rock 55-46

By Sourav Dhar, Reporter

December 12, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase

The varsity boys’ basketball team squared off in a fierce rivalry game with the Round Rock Dragons on Tuesday, Dec. 11. On a night where the fans were loud and both teams played with a lot of heart, the Warriors came out of the game with an unfortunate loss, as the home team fell by a score of 55...

JV Girls’ Basketball Concedes to Vista Ridge 41-40

JV Girls’ Basketball Concedes to Vista Ridge 41-40

By Risha Sur, Reporter

December 9, 2018


Filed under Basketball

The JV girls’ basketball team took on the Vista Ridge Rangers in a tense game on Dec. 7. The Lady Warriors came back much stronger than their previous game on Tuesday, however the eventful game ended in a 41-40 loss. The first two quarters featured excellent ball movement by Serena Baruah ...

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Falls Against Vista Ridge 56-48

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Falls Against Vista Ridge 56-48

By Sourav Dhar, Reporter

December 8, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase

Spectators were treated to an entertaining contest on Friday, Dec. 7, as the varsity girls’ basketball team looked to defend their home court against the Vista Ridge Rangers, but the team fell in a tight match with a final score of 56-48. Makayla Coy ‘19 led the Warriors with 14 points and fou...