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The Lady Warriors huddle up to discuss their strategy going into the last few points of the fourth set. The Lady warriors needed a new strategy having dropped 2 out of the last 3 sets.

Varsity Volleyball Face Tough Loss 3-1 Versus Round Rock

Mallory Milner, Reporter September 22, 2023

On Friday, Sept. 15, the varsity volleyball team lost 3-1 through four sets to Round Rock on student night. Both teams exhibited high energy play with consistent offense, however Round Rock ultimately...

After the first set, the team gathered to have a quick talk about the game and refocus. Sadie Hill 26 led them in their Sko Wood! chant before they returned to the court.

JV Orange Volleyball Faces Setback After Losing to the Dragons 2-0

Mahek Sureka, Yearbooker September 19, 2023

On Friday, Sept 15, the JV Orange volleyball team lost to Round Rock being swept 2-0. Even with a quick lead in the first set from the Warriors, Round Rock quickly caught up and slowly edged them out,...

Nathalie Kiefer 26 prepares to receive a pass to set her team up for another fantastic kill. The JV White Volleyball team became a lot closer throughout the season and strives to work as a team.

JV White Volleyball Suffers Defeat to Round Rock 2-0

Isabelle Horonzy, Reporter September 19, 2023

On Friday Sept. 15, the JV White volleyball team faced off against the Round Rock Dragons on the Lady Warriors home court. The Lady Warriors fought hard through both sets but ultimately ended up losing...

The Lady Warriors huddle to discuss their strategy for the fourth set of the match. The Lady Warriors ended up winning the set to take the game in four sets.

Varsity Volleyball Best St.Stephen’s 3-1 in Second Home Game of the Season

Mallory Milner, Reporter September 11, 2023

On Tuesday, Sept. 5, the varsity volleyball team overcame St. Stephen’s Spartans in a tough four-set match. The game played out with the Lady Warriors taking the first set, losing the second in a tough...

The Lady Warriors gather together during their 1 minute time out in the first set. Communication and teamwork were a big focus in practice to start the season. No [I dont have one favorite Volleyball memory] because all of them are my favorite Kariza Guerra 26 said.

JV Orange Volleyball Notches a Win Against St. Stephen’s

Maddy Yendle, Reporter September 7, 2023

The JV orange volleyball team matched up against St. Stephen’s High School on Tuesday Sept. 5 at the Warrior's home court. Although it was a quick game with the Lady Warriors sweeping the Spartans 2-0,...

Lowering to the ground Harlow Hernandez 27 prepares to receive a ball flying over the net. The Lady Warriors worked extensively in practice to improve their offensive form.

JV White Volleyball Beats St. Stephen’s in Accidental Game

Isabelle Horonzy, Reporter September 7, 2023

On Tuesday Sept. 5 the JV white volleyball team completed a clean sweep of the St. Stephen’s Spartans in a game that was not actually supposed to happen. The JV team played the Freshman Spartans while...

Nathalie Kiefer 26 lowers to the ground to set up a potential kill. The Warriors strong offensive start to the season boosted their confidence coming into the game.

JV White Volleyball Has Winning Streak Snapped By Westlake 2-0

Isabelle Horonzy, Reporter August 31, 2023

The JV white Volleyball team matched up against the Westlake Chaps on Friday Aug. 25 in a game that kept the crowd excited. The Lady Warriors came into the night looking to extend their hot streak having...

Madelyn Ivy 27 serves the ball over the net in the second set. The warriors were trying to close the gap with their strong serves.

Freshman Volleyball Face Tough 2-0 Loss Against Westlake

Mahek Sureka, Yearbooker August 29, 2023

Fighting through adversity until the very end, the Freshmen volleyball team fell to Westlake 2-0 Friday Aug. 25, on their home court. The Warriors started the first set quick to score, notching two...

The Lady Warriors hudling up and rejoicing for their new win. The JV Orange Volleyball team went up against the Gateway Gators and came out victorious. The best thing about Westwood Volleyball is seeing everyone come together , not only at games but on the bus, in school, and even practice Trinity Osmer 26 said.

JV Orange Volleyball Takes a Chomp out of Gateway in 2-0 Sweep

Maddy Yendle, Reporter August 27, 2023

On Tuesday, Aug. 22, the JV Orange volleyball team went up against Gateway High School in their home court. The Lady Warriors played tough from start to finish and came out victorious winning both sets...

Huddling one last time before the game, the Lady Warriors prepare for their fight against Gateway. After a successful 2022 campaign the Warriors looked to keep their success going.

Varsity Volleyball Sweeps Gateway Gators 3-0 in Their First Home Preseason Game

Mallory Milner, Reporter August 24, 2023

On Monday Aug. 22, the varsity volleyball team defeated the Gateway Gators 3-0 in a packed match that had the whole student section loud and on their feet. The ladies not only showed off their ability...

The Warriors complete their pre-game cheer for the last time this season. Photo courtesy of @erinleephoto.

Varsity Volleyball Falls Short of Regional Quarterfinals Title in Jaw Clenching Game

Amy Simon, Sports Editor November 9, 2022

On Tuesday, Nov. 8, the Varsity Volleyball team competed against the Lake Travis Cavaliers for the round three regional quarterfinals title. Cheers and thumps from the packed stands and teams ricocheted...

The Warriors pose after winning the bi-district championship game. The team will be moving on to the area championship game.

Westwood Spears Jaguars For 3-1 Bi-District Champion Win

Prakrit Sinha, Reporter November 6, 2022

The Warriors claimed their bi-district 3-1 win on Tuesday, Nov. 2, against the Johnson High School Jaguars. The volleyball team played rigorously in each set, and the crowd cheered passionately during...

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