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The 4th Annual Powderpuff Football Game

The 4th Annual Powderpuff Football Game

Molysha Brown and Deiona Stanley

November 8, 2018


Filed under Galleries and Video, Sports, Student Life

On November 7, 2018, West Brunswick hosted the Powderpuff Football game for the female students of the school. After a rain bearing game, the Junior-Sophomore team came away with a hard-fought victory.

Today in Sports: NFL Week Six

Today in Sports: NFL Week Six

Jesse Bellamy, Sports Director

October 15, 2018


Filed under Columns, Sports

The first six weeks the NFL season have been thrilling; whether it's been controversial penalties, overtime thrillers, or superstar holdouts, the NFL has not disappointed. The holdout of Le’veon Bell has been a huge hit for the Steelers and has been a main factor in the team's struggles early on. Bell will reportedly return to practices and the field during the Steelers’ week 7 ...

NHL Stanley Cup

Jesse Bellamy, Staff Writer

May 30, 2018


Filed under Sports

The wait is over, the NHL final has begun, and although both teams are looking for their first Stanley Cup, their situations differ quite a bit.   The Washington Capitals, who are in their 43rd season and have only appeared in one previous final where they were swept by the Detroit Red Wings, ...

WBHS Trojans v. NBHS Scorpions

WBHS Trojans v. NBHS Scorpions

Molysha "Moe" Brown, Staff Writer

May 30, 2018


Filed under Galleries and Video, Sports

The varsity women's soccer team finished off a season filled with ups and down with a record of 5-13-1 overall and 2-12 in conference.

Trouble Catching Funds

Trouble Catching Funds

Brandon Aycock, Staff Writer

May 30, 2018


Filed under Sports

A team that goes 24-2 compared to a team that goes 4-8, nowhere close to even having a winning season, is given less respect and financial support. Though not logical, this is the current state of things for the West Softball Team. The softball team has been extremely overlooked in the past and ...

NBA Playoffs

Jesse Bellamy, Staff Writer

May 21, 2018


Filed under Sports

With the NBA playoffs in full effect and historic performances happening every night, we as fans are witnessing one of the best times in the NBA.   Lebron James is arguably having one of his best postseasons yet and it may be his most important legacy wise, as many believe that Lebron’s...

Lacrosse Senior Night

Lacrosse Senior Night

Becca Jackson, Online Manager

May 15, 2018


Filed under Sports

The men's and women's lacrosse teams honored their seniors together at their last home games of the season.

West Brunswick’s Men’s Lacrosse v. New Hanover

West Brunswick’s Men’s Lacrosse v. New Hanover

Breanna Trudeau, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018


Filed under Galleries and Video, Sports

The West Brunswick men's lacrosse team loss to the New Hanover Wildcats 20-1.

A Chip Shot From Champions

April 27, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Men’s Golf Team strives to improve their skills on the links and better the team’s connection with each other. In a sport that requires mental focus and stability, the athletes practice ways to remain consistent in their game. Junior golf starter, Walker Soucek, feels he is pushing the t...

Recurring Rivals

Recurring Rivals

April 27, 2018


Filed under Sports

School rivalries have played a huge role in high school sporting events since the beginning of competitive sports. West rivalry against the Topsail baseball teams stands out among others. A rivalry between these two powerhouse teams really escalated once the two started having bitter close games...

West Brunswick v. J.T. Hoggard: Men’s Lacrosse

West Brunswick v. J.T. Hoggard: Men’s Lacrosse

Breanna Trudeau, Staff Writer

April 24, 2018


Filed under Galleries and Video, Sports

The West Brunswick men's lacrosse team fell to the J.T. Hoggard Vikings with a final score of 20-0.

The NFL Draft

The NFL Draft

Jesse Bellamy, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018


Filed under Sports

With the NFL draft a little over a week away, many teams are trying to figure out who they are going to draft in the first round. While not all legends are drafted in the first round, this is the most important round of the draft because the first round is where you draft players that you believe w...

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