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Varsity Volleyball Destroys Westlake 3-0

Varsity Volleyball Destroys Westlake 3-0

By Camille Marshall, Photographer

August 29, 2019

On Tuesday, Aug. 27, the varsity volleyball team played against Westlake in an intense back-to-back game. The ladies defeated the Chaparrals 3-0. “The game was tough but we worked really hard to finish it in three sets,” Audrey Quesnel ‘20 said. For the first set Westlake served first an...

Cross Country Opens Season at Vista Ridge Invite

Cross Country Opens Season at Vista Ridge Invite

By Nima Ashtari, Community & World News Editor

August 26, 2019

After a grueling summer of training, the cross country team began racing on Friday, August 23 at the annual Vista Ridge Invitational, hosted by Vista Ridge High School. In a competitive field of 40 schools from across the state, the varsity boys stood out, earning 6th place overall, while the vars...

Varsity Tennis Clinches 12-7 Win Against The Woodlands

Varsity Tennis Clinches 12-7 Win Against The Woodlands

By Catharine Li, Reporter

August 23, 2019

  On Thursday, Aug. 22, the varsity tennis team faced the Woodland Highlanders on their home court, with a huge overall victory of 12-7.  The game began with doubles matchplay as the Warriors emerged strong and gained an early lead. In line one, Gaurav Singh ‘20 and Daniel Antov ...

JV White Volleyball Demolishes Hays 2-0

JV White Volleyball Demolishes Hays 2-0

By Alondra Garza, Photographer

August 21, 2019

On Tuesday, August 20, the JV White volleyball team came out on top in a heated match against Hays. Starting off strong, the Lady Warriors were up 5-3 within the first few minutes and quickly scored 4 more points. With a strong serve, Lydia Harris ‘22 increased the Warriors’ lead to 10-7....

Varsity Volleyball Dominates Hays 3-0

Varsity Volleyball Dominates Hays 3-0

By Camille Marshall, Photographer

August 21, 2019

On Tuesday, Aug. 20, the varsity volleyball team crushed the Hays Rebels 3-0 in the first game since school started. The bleachers were packed with the support of parents, students, and alumni. “We played really well last night,” head coach Tara Nelson said. “I wasn’t expecting us to come o...

Freshman Volleyball Overpowered by Hays 2-0

Freshman Volleyball Overpowered by Hays 2-0

By Yunoo Kim, Reporter

August 21, 2019

On Tuesday, Aug. 20, the Lady Warriors lost 2-0 to the Hays Rebels. The first point of the game went to the Rebels, but the Warriors quickly caught up with a strong team effort. In the beginning of the first set, the Warriors played a tense game in which the score difference was never over fou...

JV Orange Volleyball Defeated By Hays 2-0

JV Orange Volleyball Defeated By Hays 2-0

By Serena Manwani, Reporter

August 21, 2019

On Tuesday, Aug. 20, the Orange Lady Warriors played the Hays Rebels, but unfortunately lost 2-0. “We lost that game ourselves,” coach Amber Hall said.  “I don’t think they beat us - we beat ourselves.” Starting off strong, the Warriors won the first point of the game when the Rebels hit the b...

Varsity Football Competes in 7v7 Tournament

Varsity Football Competes in 7v7 Tournament

By Vikram Joshi, Sports Editor

May 26, 2019

  On Saturday, May 25, Westwood High School hosted a 7v7 football tournament. After initially struggling, the Warriors found a rhythm but just fell short of qualifying for the state tournament. In their first game against Lake Travis High School, the opposing team’s offense came out stro...

Varsity Football Competes in Spring Game

Varsity Football Competes in Spring Game

By Hayden Swanson, Sports Editor

May 15, 2019

After weeks of preparation, the varsity football team played their annual scrimmage on Tuesday, May 14. The final score was 45-45, which included additional points awarded for successful maneuvers. The first quarter was somewhat uneventful, with each team unable to score thanks to strong defensiv...

Varsity Softball Suffers 13-2 Loss to Cedar Ridge on Senior Night

Varsity Softball Suffers 13-2 Loss to Cedar Ridge on Senior Night

By Sourav Dhar, Sports Editor

April 21, 2019

The varsity softball team squared off against the Cedar Ridge Raiders for their Senior Night game on Thursday, April 18. Before the first pitch was thrown, the Warriors honored seniors Alyssa Popelka, Chelsea Terranova, Haily Lozano, and Gabby Garcia for their contributions over their time with ...

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