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TrackCats Sprint Into a New Season

James H., Staff Writer

March 20, 2019

Filed under School Sports

Westminster Track and Field athletes recently started their season with a home meet against Wesleyan, Lovett, and Perimeter on Thursday, March 14. The girls won and the boys finished second, behind Perimeter. Athletes got to ...

The Reasoning Behind Cut Sports

Lia D., Staff Writer

February 25, 2019

Filed under School Sports

The middle school offers many sports during all three seasons, from equestrian to baseball to squash. The majority of these sports have limited spots for athletes, leaving only cross country, swimming, and track and field open to eve...

A-T-L: Middle School Students Rally for New Soccer Team

James H., Staff Writer

February 22, 2019

Filed under National Sports

With the popularity of soccer growing very quickly, many students are excited to show their support for Atlanta United, a team that was founded in 2014 and started playing in 2017. Atlanta United home games are in the Mercede...

8th Grade Boys Take Championship Basketball Title

Mack T., Staff Writer

February 21, 2019

Filed under School Sports

This winter, the four middle school basketball teams faced tough opponents and worked hard through numerous practices and games. Each of the players tried their hardest even if they were facing the toughest competition they h...

The Fight for the Lombardi: Super Bowl LIII

Tyler H., Staff Writer

February 6, 2019

Filed under National Sports

Last Sunday, February 3, marked Super Bowl LIII where the veteran New England Patriots battled the upstart LA Rams at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. This game is one of the most watched sporting events in the nation and millio...

Super Bowl Hype Starting to Sweep the Middle School

December 14, 2018

Filed under National Sports

February marks Super Bowl LIII , one of the most watched events in the world. Many students in the middle school watch the Super Bowl every year and have very strong opinions on the NFL playoffs in general. Students are ver...

Calling All Spring Sport Athletes

Janine H., Staff Writer

December 12, 2018

Filed under School Sports

As the first semester wraps up, middle school students begin to prepare for spring sports. The sports offered for middle schoolers are Track and Field, Lacrosse, Baseball, Golf, Tennis, and for the eighth grade girls, JV Gymnastics. A...

Nationally Known: Westminster Squash

George M, Staff Writer

December 6, 2018

Filed under School Sports, Sports

This fall many seventh and eighth graders tried out for both the developmental and varsity squash teams. Westminster has a renowned squash program that has won many national titles in both the girls and boys divisions. “Squash...

Pigskin Picnic: An Annual Tradition

Rhodé O., Staff Writer

October 11, 2018

Filed under School Sports

The Pigskin Picnic is a beloved tradition that kicks off the school year the first week of September. In a survey taken by 128 students, about 80 percent of them did attend the Pigskin Picnic this year. It is clear that...

BatCats Off to Winning Season

Jenny J., Staff Writer

September 19, 2018

Filed under School Sports

The middle school softball team, made up of 16 players, is off to a winning season with a 9-3 record. Marist, one of the three schools who defeated the BatCats, has been tough competition, according to the players. Lia D.,...

Eighth Grade Football: Cats Reach Midseason

Ikechi A., Staff Writer

September 13, 2018

Filed under School Sports

The eighth grade football players have kicked off their season with a 2-1 start, defeating GAC 26-0 and Wesleyan 34-0. The Cats showed grit and hard work in triumphing ­­­­­over two strong teams. They played a close match...

VolleyCats Serve up a New Season

Janine H., Staff Writer

September 12, 2018

Filed under School Sports

By Janine H. The VolleyCats are in the midst of another exciting season. The Green and White teams have already played 11 games and have currently won five. This season, the VolleyCats have played many competitive schools such as St. Pius twice, Inman, So...

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