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Crossing the Finish Line: MS Track Finishes Strong at State

Teja G. and Sai T.

May 17, 2017

Filed under Audio, Multimedia, School Sports, Sports

The MS track and field team has no shortage of talent. The boys and girls performed well during the main season, but their last challenge was the State MS Track and Field Meet. The athletes and coaches prepared and trained hard...

2017-2018 Cheerleading Tryouts!

Olivia H. and Sadie H.

May 10, 2017

Filed under Audio, School Sports

As the school year starts to wrap up cheerleaders are starting to shift into gear. Rising ninth grade girls are starting to get excited for the 2017-2018 cheerleading tryouts. Coaches and students share their thoughts about tryouts!

Butker Moves From Wildcat to Yellow Jacket to Panther

Daniel V., Staff Writer

May 5, 2017

Filed under National Sports, School Sports

Last weekend, Westminster’s very own Harrison Butker ‘13 was drafted by the Carolina Panthers as the 233rd overall pick during the seventh round of the NFL draft. One article said Graham Gano, the Panthers current starting...

Upper School Sports…So Many Options!

Amy Z., Staff Writer

May 5, 2017

Filed under School Sports

Photo Courtesy of Westminster Website Softball in the fall? Swimming in the winter? Lacrosse in the spring? With so many options, the rising ninth graders will have plenty to think about as they begin to make their plans for next year. There are many teams to choose f...

MS Girls Tennis Undefeated, Finish 8-0

Allie B., Staff Writer

April 27, 2017

Filed under School Sports

Photo Courtesy of Coach Blodgett The Middle School Girls Tennis season started with the first day of tryouts on Jan. 30. The tryouts lasted two weeks and around 30 girls came out for the team. The final roster consisted...

Girls Lax Team- Ready for BT Rematch

Evelyn H., Staff Writer

April 26, 2017

Filed under School Sports

Back in February, the middle school girls lacrosse team was getting ready for tryouts. Now, almost two months later, with a record of 6-1-1, they are preparing to finish a very successful season.   Player Eleanor C. said, ...

MS Golf Season Recap

April 25, 2017

8th/9th Grade Baseball–Players in the Making

Ben M., Staff Writer

April 12, 2017

Filed under School Sports

Photos Courtesy of John Montag Throughout the spring semester, the eighth and ninth grade baseball team has been working hard as they compete with teams throughout the Atlanta Metro Area. Despite the team’s losing record,...

A Grand Slam Season Underway for MS Boys Tennis

March 31, 2017

Filed under School Sports, Sports

The middle school boys tennis team is one of the best in its league. In the past two years, only one game has been lost in total, and with the 2017 tennis season now in full swing, the boys are planning to start a new winning streak. This year brings some new changes. The bo...

MS TrackCats Take Their Mark

Daniel V., Staff Writer

February 8, 2017

Filed under School Sports, Sports

Every year fast Westminster students gather in the spring to run track. This year they have a very strong team and are looking forward to a good season. Jim Falcetti, a coach for the middle school track team, said, “I’m...

Girls Tennis Preview

Samantha F., Staff Writer

February 6, 2017

Filed under School Sports, Sports

The tennis season starts at the end of January and ends in early May. Each year, around 25 girls try out for the team and around 12 or 14 make it. There is a mixture of new and returning players each year from grades seven and...

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