Westwood Horizon

Volleyball

Audrey Quesnel '20 spikes the ball. The play added another point to their score, which put them even farther in the lead making the score 21-12.

January 27, 2020

Football

After halftime, the team emerges from the tipi. The Warriors were down 34-21 when going into the second half.

January 27, 2020

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Tops Vista Ridge 63-55

Eyeing his man, Santi Campos '20 anticipates his assignment's next move. Thanks to good defense, the Warriors were able to prevent the Rangers from scoring on this possession.

By Vikram Joshi, Horizon Editor in Chief

January 26, 2020

After a tough loss to Hendrickson, the varsity boys’ basketball team bounced back on Vista Ridge’s home court with a triumph in the back-and-forth clash on Friday, Jan. 24. Following a slow first quarter, both offenses got going and racked up the points, but neither team pulled away. After a...

Varsity Boys’ Soccer Tramples McNeil in 4-0 Rout

Tom Gentot '20 dribbles the ball upfield with an opponent close behind. Gentot passed the ball to teammate Cesar Frias '20.

By Nima Ashtari and Darya Mohajeri

January 26, 2020

After recovering from a shaky start in district play, the varsity boys’ soccer team used the home field to their advantage to close out their third consecutive win, scoring four goals on the McNeil Mavericks to grab a 4-0 district victory on Friday, Jan. 24. Niko Djordjevic ‘21 had a highlight p...

JV Boys’ Basketball Conquers Hendrickson 42-40

While watching out for the opposition, Robbie Jeng '21 dribbles the ball in the first quarter. The game started off slowly with the Warriors trailing by four points.

By Srilekha Cherukuvada, Dreamcatcher Editor in Chief

January 22, 2020

The JV Boys’ basketball team inched past the Hendrickson Hawks and scored a win for the Warriors on Tuesday, Jan. 21. The Warriors fought hard and set the score at 42-40. “We played pretty good defensively,” coach Drew Rigney said. “We probably could have scored a little more on the offense, but wh...

JV Girls’ Soccer Crushed by Round Rock Dragons 1-0

Defender Cate Defendorf '23 recovers the ball and dribbles it back to her teammates. Despite their efforts, the Lady Warriors were unable to score in the first half of the game.

By Keana Saberi, Arts & Entertainment Editor

January 22, 2020

The JV girls’ soccer team went head to head with the Round Rock Dragons on Tuesday, Jan. 21 in their third game of the season. They played an offensive game while showing good defensive strategies and executing clean passes but ultimately lost 1-0.  “Round Rock is always going to be our harde...

Varsity Boys’ Soccer Blitzes Vista Ridge in 3-0 Win

With a Ranger trailing on his side, forward Niko Djordjevic '21 dribbles the ball upfield. Djordjevic advanced the ball and made a successful pass.

By Jared Hyman, Photographer/Videographer

January 20, 2020

After a tough loss to open district play against Hendrickson, the varsity boys’ soccer team looked to get back in the win column in their home opener against the Vista Ridge Rangers on Friday, Jan. 17. The offense capitalized on key miscues by Vista Ridge and the defense shut down the opposing atta...

Swim and Dive Team Sweep at District Meet

Sonny Wang '23 and Nathan Early '20 congratulate each other after the 100 meter freestyle. Wang came in second by a hundredth of second behind Early.

By Victoria Novoa, Photographer

January 20, 2020

The swim and dive team prevailed at the annual district meet on Friday Jan. 17. The boys came in first against eight other teams, and the girls came in second. Collectively, the Warriors came in first overall.  In the weeks leading up to the meet, coach Matthew McBrearty and assistant coach Austin Franklin changed th...

JV Orange Boys’ Soccer Defeats Vista Ridge Rangers 1-0

Victor Brown '21 runs towards the ball.

By Lucia Santaolalla, Dreamcatcher Extras & Spanish Editor

January 20, 2020

The JV orange boys’ soccer team defeated the Vista Ridge Rangers on Friday, Jan. 17 with a score of 1-0. The teams had to play hard and fight to make the victory, but the only goal of the game wasn’t scored till the last 10 minutes of the second half.  “The other team was tough, but we c...

Varsity Girls’ Soccer Overwhelms Vista Ridge Rangers 4-0

Hailey Martinez '21 scans the field looking for a teammate to pass the ball to while working around an opponent. She was able to successfully get past her opponent and make a pass.

By Emily Malone and Vikram Joshi

January 19, 2020

Riding high off of three straight wins, the varsity girls’ soccer team headed to Vista Ridge on Friday, Jan. 17 with momentum on their side and showed out with a dominant performance. After a close first half, the Warriors poured it on in the second half to finish the match 4-0 with goals from...