The West Wind

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

Swim meet 12/19

Swimmers warming up in the pool
West Brunswick competes in swim meet versus South and Laney.
December 19, 2019

84 Feet: Men’s Basketball Review

Ja'vian McCray pushes past topsail defender to make a layup
March 1, 2019

Down by 9 with five seconds left on the game clock, the seniors on the men’s basketball team watched their final moments in a Trojan uniform tick away. The men’s varsity basketball team ended their...

The Life of a Student-Athlete: The Balance

Sophomore Lacrosse Player, Elizabeth Norfleet poses for the camera with her lacrosse equipment and binder.
February 28, 2019

As a student-athlete, maintaining a balance between academics and athletics can be exhausting. Being a student-athlete myself, I have experienced firsthand how challenging it can be to excel at both....

Track & Field Season Preview

Junior Samuel Linton practices for Shot Put
February 18, 2019

  Track and Field is a sport which includes athletic contests established on the skills of running, jumping, and throwing. This year, our track team has a combined total of four coaches: Coach...

Jesse’s Hot Takes

January 23, 2019

Anyone who knows me, knows three things: I love Post Malone, I play football, and I can’t get enough about sports; this column is an opportunity for me to share some of my ideas and my hot takes on sports...

Exploring the option of a 64 team college football playoff.

Exploring the option of a 64 team college football playoff.
January 23, 2019

Mike Leach discusses the college playoffs with KREM 2 News via Youtube. Most college football fans remember when the four team college football was introduced. It brought a lot of excitement but some...

Lady Trojans Defeat the North Brunswick Scorpions

The Lady Trojan bench gets hyped up after Aaliyah McCray sinks a basket and gets fouled creating a potential three point play.
Women's Basketball
January 8, 2019

The Lady Trojans started off the new year on the right foot on Friday, January 4th, 2019 the Lady Trojans secured their second win of the season against the North Brunswick High School Scorpions. In recent...

National Signing Day

From left to right: Katelyn Fulford, Morgan Beeler, Savannah Branch, and Dylan Jeffries pictured in the back. All athletes committed to Division II and Division III schools.
Softball & Baseball
November 16, 2018

On November 15th, 2018 four West Brunswick High School seniors signed their National Letters of Intent to play softball and baseball at the collegiate level. Savannah Branch signed with the Barton College...

Swim Season Begins

Swim Season Begins
First Meet of the Season
November 16, 2018

On November 15, the WBHS swim team held their first meet against teams from Ashley, South, and a group of home-schooled students. Each competing team performed well. West Brunswick's very own Keyon Berinji...

WBHS Trojans v. NBHS Scorpions

Joi Sturdivant the Varsity Women's Soccer goalkeeper recuperates after getting scored on.
Varsity Women's Soccer
May 30, 2018
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

Cierra Watts and Kaitlyn Rhea share a moment during the game
May 30, 2018

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...

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