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From left to right, Danny Martinez '24, Sherwood Piercy '23, and Luis Hernandez '24 huddle together during half time in preparation for the rest of the game. Despite the Warrior's stronger defense in the second half, the game ended in a 41-0 loss.

Freshman/JV Football Vanquished by Vipers With a 41-0 Shutout

By Amy Simon, Reporter November 7, 2020

With a three-game losing streak, the Warriors were eager to redeem a win on their home field against Vandegrift. However, they fell short of that goal with a 41-0 shutout game. With most of the points...

While a defensive player clings on to his back, Nate Anderson '21 runs towards the end zone. The play resulted in Warrior first touchdown making the score 7-0.

Varsity Football Takes Down Stony Point in District Opener 42-15

By Daphne Longenbach, Reporter October 30, 2020

Continuing the season after a two-week quarantine period, the varsity football team took on the Stony Point Tigers on Monday, Oct. 26. The Warriors started off strong with 28 points in the first half,...

Varsity poses with their medals six-feet apart and wearing masks, holding the number one in the air. This is the team’s 11th district title in a row, and it’s their first step towards the goal of winning the state championship.  “I was happy with our performance today. We had a few hiccups here and there, but we definitely set the tone for the match. We just have to keep capitalizing on the net and making the most of our chances,” Coach Travis Dalrymple said.

Varsity Tennis Secures 11th District Title in a Row with 11-1 Victory over Vandegrift

By Amoli Agarwal, Reporter October 26, 2020

Loud roars of “Sko Wood” and electrifying cheers signaled the 11-1 defeat of the Vandegrift Vipers on Tuesday, Oct. 20, securing the varsity tennis team’s 11th consecutive district title. As...

Leaping to poach the ball at the net, Nicolas Pesoli '21 extends with a backhand volley to put away the ball. This season marks the first year that Pesoli has played for a high school tennis program.

Varsity Tennis Stomps McNeil 10-0 in District Semi-Final

By Catharine Li, Assistant A&E Editor October 22, 2020

Hands clasped tight through fence holes, cheers erupted as the varsity tennis team watched as the final matches sealed a 10-0 overall victory over the McNeil Mavericks in the district semi-final on...

KyAnh Truong '21 hugs an opposing swimmer after a race last season. Truong announced she will continue her swimming career at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina.

Swimmer KyAnh Truong ’21 Announces Commitment to Duke

By Victoria Novoa, Photographer October 15, 2020

On Monday, Aug. 10, swimmer KyAnh Truong ‘21 announced her verbal commitment to Duke University.  Truong has been swimming since she was six years old, starting off at her summer league swim team,...

Shireen Gore '22 races the 100-yard butterfly on Friday, Sept. 25. Gore and her team in the 200-yard medley were able to place in first in this tri-meet.

Swim Team Prevails at Tri-Meet Over Cedar Ridge, Lake Travis

By Victoria Novoa, Photographer October 11, 2020

On Saturday, Oct. 3, the varsity swim team competed at a tri-meet against Cedar Ridge and Lake Travis, coming in first by over 100 points.  “I’m so happy the team so far is undefeated,” Bria...

Kneeling, Abby Gregorczyk '21 gets ready to bump the ball to someone else on her team against Hutto on Friday, Oct. 2. Due to a positive COVID-19 test occurring in the team, play will be postponed until at least Saturday, Oct. 17.

Volleyball Games Postponed Due to Coronavirus Concerns

By Camille Marshall, Reporter October 8, 2020

After three weeks of sports being able to run smoothly for Westwood athletes, COVID-19 has spread to the courts. An announcement was made to the volleyball program that a member was in contact with the...

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