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Westwood Horizon

The student news site of Westwood High School.

Westwood Horizon

The student news site of Westwood High School.

Westwood Horizon

Minutes before the game, the girls huddle up enthusiastically. Hands interlocked, our athletes showed the crowd unbreakable team spirit.

Varsity Volleyball Triumphs Over Austin High in 5 High Stakes Sets

By Camille Marshall, Sports Editor November 5, 2021

On Nov. 2, the Lady Warriors traveled to Austin High School to battle against the Austin High Maroons for the first round of playoffs. Coming in as the underdogs, the team endured throughout the five sets,...

In a celebration, Lola Fernandez 23 high fives Alex Kriz 23. After each play the team came together to regroup before starting again.

Varsity Volleyball Gets Burned By Round Rock 3-1

By Rosie Deal, Executive Editor October 28, 2021

In their last game before playoffs, on Tuesday Oct. 26, the varsity volleyball team fell victim to Round Rock in a 3-1 loss after four hard-fought sets. “My regret is not winning but that's the...

Running onto the court, the entire volleyball team celebrates their victory over the Raiders. The team won all three sets.

Varsity Volleyball Sweeps Cedar Ridge During Western Night

By Mallory Milner, Reporter September 28, 2021

On September 24, the varsity volleyball team sweeped Cedar Ridge in an exhilarating three set match. The lady warriors had lost to Cedar Ridge in one of their previous tournaments, however they managed...

Minutes before the game, the girls huddle up enthusiastically. Hands interlocked, our athletes showed the crowd unbreakable team spirit.

Varsity Volleyball Overcomes Westlake in a Five Set Thriller

By Mallory Milner, Reporter September 2, 2021

In an exciting five set showdown, the varsity volleyball team bested the Westlake Chaps. The Lady Warrior’s exhibited not only their solid defense and formidable attacks, but their rock hard mentality...

The Lady Warriors laugh while waiting for the game to start. The team won the game 2-0.

JV Orange Volleyball Takes Down Leander 2-0

By Yunoo Kim, Community & World News Editor October 26, 2019

The JV Orange Volleyball team was victorious against the Leander Lions 2-0 on Friday, Oct. 25. Parent Night filled the gymnasium with encouraging cheers that grew increasingly louder as the game drew close...

Returning the Mavericks serve, Alex Kriz 23 bumps the ball. Despite the close score at the time, the Lady Warriors pulled ahead and won the first set 25-23.

JV Orange Volleyball Reigns in Mavericks 2-0

By Yunoo Kim, Community & World News Editor October 5, 2019

The JV Orange volleyball team defeated the McNeil Mavericks 2-0 on Friday, Oct. 4 at home, where the players and coaches could be seen wearing pink t-shirts and accessories off-court in support of...

Cheering, Alex Kriz 23 celebrates with her team. They were celebrating winning a point against Stony Point. [We need to improve on] keeping our energy higher, Kriz said.

JV Orange Volleyball Taken Down by Stony Point Tigers 2-0

By Alana True, Photo Editor October 2, 2019

The JV Orange volleyball team fought against the Stony Point Tigers on Tuesday, Oct. 1. The Warriors were unable to come away with a victory and lost 2-0. “I think we can improve on effort and...

Phia Parent 22 pushes the ball over the net. Being unable to catch up to the Rangers, the Lady Warriors lost the point during the second set.

JV Orange Volleyball Loses to Vista Ridge 2-0

By Ian Drerup, Video Editor September 21, 2019

The JV Orange volleyball team took on the Vista Ridge Rangers on Friday, Sept. 6. Although the Lady Warriors did their best, they lost 2-0.  The Warriors started the game well, scoring the first...

Looking up, Melani Helms 22 prepares to bump the ball. This play ended with Westwood losing the point.

JV Orange Volleyball Falls to Vandegrift 2-0

By Audrey Lemen, Index Manager September 18, 2019

On Tuesday, Sept. 17, the JV Orange volleyball team faced the Vandergrift Vipers, but lost 2-0. In the first set, the Lady Warriors started strong but fell back a few points, not winning the set. Following...

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