The West Wind

Volleyball Sets off on a New Season

Players huddle between sets
December 8, 2020

On December 1, The Trojan volleyball team played their first game back since COVID-19 against the Topsail pirates. After playing 3 sets, the pirates took home the win. Players observed new mask rules and...

Back in The Swing of Things: It’s Time for Softball Workouts!

Trojan softball is preparing for a unique season but the girls couldn't be more excited to be back on the field!
West Brunswick's sports are finally back and softball is excited to get the season rolling while also keeping everyone safe. With the new guidelines that North Carolina has provided for school sports, every player is required to wear a mask and maintain a safe distance from each other.
November 18, 2020

Cross Country Practice

All Cross Country members taking off as they start their run.
Cross Country practice has started again for the season. This year practice will look a bit different in order to be taking place during a pandemic. Coach Carroway is required to take every student's temperature before they attend practice and masks are to be worn.  
October 23, 2020


Gracie Griffin Is Officially A Falcon

Pfeiffer University is where Gracie Griffin plans to spend her years studying while also playing for their softball team, go Falcons!
Today was a big day for Senior Gracie Griffin, she officially became a member of the Pfeiffer softball team. All her hard work on the softball field and in the classroom has paid off. Once a Trojan always a Trojan and Go Falcons!
October 22, 2020

Jumping Into Volleyball Workouts

Girls from the JV and Varsity volleyball teams practiced in the main gym for their first day of workouts.
A glimpse into one of the first volleyball workouts with first year coach, Andrienne Bannerman.
October 7, 2020

Trojan Men’s Lacrosse Team Wins 17-8 Versus Rival South Brunswick

#14 Ryan Wagner coming off the field
The West Brunswick High School Men's Lacrosse Team cinched a victory against rival South Brunswick High School. Goals by Bailey Gentle, Ryan Wagner, Hayden McKeithan, William McRainey, and Austin Simmons
March 11, 2020

Swim Team Banquet

Swim Team Banquet
March 10, 2020

    The swim team celebrated after a great season, and although they didn't win at regionals, they still qualified. Coach Fletcher was sad to see her four senior boys go...

2020 Hall of Fame Ceremony

2020 Hall of Fame Ceremony
Between games the Trojans honor the new Hall of Fame Inductees.
March 1, 2020

With the Hall of Fame being fairly new to West Brunswick as it is just the second year there was some new faces added to the Hall. The Trojans honored them with a dinner and the induction was held in between...

The Lady Trojans lose to North Brunswick 50-42

The Lady Trojans lose to North Brunswick 50-42
A hard fought loss for the Lady Trojans varsity basketball team.
March 1, 2020

The varsity women basketball team suffer a tough loss against rivals North Brunswick in what was an exhilarating game for fans of both teams. This was a big game as the conference tournament edges closer...

Junior Varsity Ladies Soccer Exhibition

Coach Leonard gives the team a pep talk during half time
JV ladies soccer faces Lumberton High school
February 27, 2020

Tuesday, Feb. 25th the JV Lady Trojans faced Lumberton High school in a scrimmage to prepare for the season at hand. Trojans lost with barely a minute on the clock during the final quarter 1-0, before...

The Men’s basketball team defeated the Topsail Pirates 62-53

Jadyn Parker at tip off.
Big conference win for the varsity Boys basketball team.
February 24, 2020

The Varsity Men's basketball won 62-53 against the Topsail Pirates on Friday night, making this there ninth win in the last ten games. This win was a very big one for the boy's team.

Lady Trojans defeat Topsail 54-48

Tudie Hill doing the girls basketball tip off.
Big conference win for the varsity girls basketball team.
February 24, 2020

The lady Trojans won  54-48 against the Topsail Pirates last Friday night, January 10th. This was an important win for the Trojans as conference winds down.

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