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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.

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

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...

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.

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Shreds Stony Point Tigers 57-45

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...

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.

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

Running, Cesar Frias '20 passes the ball to a teammate. Frias was an aggressive player and had a good overall game offensively and defensively.

Varsity Boys’ Soccer Earns 4-1 Victory in Clash With Cedar Ridge

By Jared Hyman, Photographer/Videographer February 13, 2020

The varsity boys' soccer team took on the Cedar Ridge Raiders on Feb. 11, a cold and rainy Tuesday night. Despite the cold, the offense, led by a hat trick from Nikola Djordjevic ‘21, turned up the heat...

Guard Mahogany Wright '23 blocks an enemy Lion from passing the ball to her teammates. Wright is the only freshman that made the varsity team.

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Declaws Leander Lions 66-32 In Final Game of Season

February 13, 2020

The varsity girls’ basketball team fought the Leander Lions for their Senior Night in a high scoring game and came out with the win, 66-32. The parents of the athletes decorated the gym with orange...

Arjun Seth '21 goes face to face with an opposing Viper. Seth was able to hit a three late in the fourth quarter to cut Vandegrift's lead to one.

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls in Much-Hyped Clash vs. Vandegrift 33-29

By Sourav Dhar, Sports Editor February 10, 2020

In an absolutely packed Field House, the varsity boys’ basketball team took on district foe Vandegrift on Friday, Feb. 7, in a match that was highly anticipated across the Westwood community. Instead...

Smothered by a Viper, Blane Holschuh '21 looks for a teammate to pass to. Holschuh was a key offensive contributor for the Warriors in the win.

JV Boys’ Basketball Downs Vandegrift 55-43

By Camille Marshall, Reporter February 10, 2020

The junior varsity boys’ basketball team took down the Vandegrift Vipers on Friday, Feb, 7. The Warriors came out of the fast-paced and aggressive game winning 55-43. “Our team lost to them...

Louis Niemerg '21, his host mother, and the team stand for a moment of silence to honor his brother who passed away the day before the game. During the game, Niemerg scored one goal and honored the life of his brother.

On Emotional Night, Varsity Boys’ Soccer Beats Leander 5-0

By Jared Hyman, Photographer/Videographer February 6, 2020

On the cold and windy night of Tuesday, Feb. 4, the varsity boys’ soccer team caged the Leander Lions, shutting them out 5-0, in a game that honored and celebrated the life of Justus Niemerg, who...

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