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Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls to Spring Dekaney in Second Round Playoffs 70-52

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls to Spring Dekaney in Second Round Playoffs 70-52

February 24, 2018

On Friday, Feb. 23, the varsity boys’ basketball team went up against the number four team in the state for their second round of playoffs, the Spring Dekaney Wildcats. Although the Warriors lost, th...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Advances to Second Round Playoffs Defeating Bulldogs 63-55

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Advances to Second Round Playoffs Defeating Bulldogs 63-55

February 21, 2018

On Tuesday night, the Warriors stained the Rangers court, taming the Bowie Bulldogs 63-55. The Warriors came out and proved strength that will be seen again on Friday. “This game was intense ...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Conquers Raiders 68-61 Advancing to Playoffs

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Conquers Raiders 68-61 Advancing to Playoffs

By Lindsey Thomas, Men's Sports Editor

February 15, 2018

Filed under Basketball, Showcase

Facing off against the Cedar Ridge Raiders for the second time in district, the varsity boys’ basketball team defeated the Raiders 68-61, advancing to first round playoffs for the first time since 2015...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Slays the Dragons 46-41

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Slays the Dragons 46-41

February 7, 2018

Finalizing their victory over the Round Rock Dragons (6-4) in two close wins, the Warriors (5-5) validated their strength on Tues. Feb. 6. The Warriors are currently ranked number four in district...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls Short to Mavericks in 2OT 55-51

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls Short to Mavericks in 2OT 55-51

January 31, 2018

As the second round of district play continues, the Warriors traveled to McNeil High School on Jan. 30 to take on their rival, the Mavericks. Previously, the Warriors beat the Mavericks 60-47, but t...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Takes Down the Panthers 64-61

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Takes Down the Panthers 64-61

January 18, 2018

  On the night of Jan. 17, the varsity boys basketball team (4-1) took on the Pflugerville Panthers (4-1). The Warriors recovered from a shaky start, but came back to win 64-61 and gave th...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Clobbers Stony Point 53-38

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Clobbers Stony Point 53-38

January 10, 2018

On Jan. 9th, the first day back from winter break, the Warriors (2-1) took on the Stony Point Tigers (0-4) on their home court. The crowd included fans of all ages including the Grisham and Canyon V...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Vanquishes Mavericks 60-47

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Vanquishes Mavericks 60-47

By Lindsey Thomas, Men's Sports Editor

January 6, 2018

Filed under Basketball, Showcase

  In their second district game against the Warriors' sister school, McNeil High School, the varsity boys' basketball team conquered the McNeil Mavericks 60-47. Over the course of this gam...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls Short to Hendrickson 67-55

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Falls Short to Hendrickson 67-55

January 2, 2018

  On the freezing night of Jan. 2, the Warriors took on the Hendrickson Hawks in their district opener. Due to inclement weather conditions the JV and freshman games had been cancelled, leaving va...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Wins in Buzzer Beater over Leander Lions 42-40

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Wins in Buzzer Beater over Leander Lions 42-40

By Lindsey Thomas, Men's Sports Editor

December 12, 2017

Filed under Basketball, Showcase

After the Warriors won the Leander tournament over the weekend (Dec 7-12), they sealed a win against the Leander Lions on Monday, Dec. 11, with a buzzer beater by Latham Robinson ‘18. This allowed...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Conquers the Hays Rebels 59-49

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Conquers the Hays Rebels 59-49

December 5, 2017

The Westwood Warriors (7-3)  faced off with the Hays Rebels (5-4) on Tuesday, Dec 5th. With the Field House crowded with parents and students who displayed cut out heads of the varsity players, the W...