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Hendrickson Hinders Warriors’ Advances, Westwood Defeated 1-0

Hendrickson Hinders Warriors’ Advances, Westwood Defeated 1-0

By Emma Monreal, Yearbooker

January 16, 2019


Filed under Soccer

On Tuesday, Jan. 15, the boys’ JV orange team played the Hendrickson Hawks on a cold, windy night. The teams were well matched, but the Warriors ultimately lost 1-0 in a nail-biting defensive brawl. “I think the game went very well. We pushed them with all we had, Hendrickson’s a very good team,...

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Knocks Down Cedar Ridge 58-42

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Knocks Down Cedar Ridge 58-42

By Hayden Swanson, Sports Editor

January 13, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Showcase

The varsity girls’ basketball team triumphed over Cedar Ridge on Friday, Jan 11, finishing with a strong score of 58-42. The Warriors had previously lost to the Raiders in an away game, and were able to get their revenge this time around. This match also served as Faculty Night, with several te...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Defeated by Cedar Ridge 57-43

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Defeated by Cedar Ridge 57-43

By Vikram Joshi, Sports Editor

January 12, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Showcase

In a back and forth game of long runs, the varsity boys’ basketball team was eventually defeated 57-43 by the Cedar Ridge Raiders. Despite the lopsided score, the game on Friday, Jan. 12 was actually quite close, with the Raiders only pulling away for good in the final two minutes. The Raid...

JV Girls’ Basketball Falls to Cedar Ridge 46-40

JV Girls’ Basketball Falls to Cedar Ridge 46-40

By Ruhee Nemawarkar, Heritage Portraits Coordinator

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, Heritage Sports Coordinator

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, Sports Editor

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 16, 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, Sports Editor

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, Community & World News Editor

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 14, 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, Managing Editor

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...