The West Wind

Preseason Early Take: Trojan Baseball

Preseason Early Take: Trojan Baseball

Katelyn Lewis, Staff Writer

January 28, 2020

Spring sports are right around the corner, and baseball workouts are in full swing. With a new head coach and eleven prospective seniors, many are wondering what this season will look like.  Senior Reid Miller is looking forward to the change in coaching while adjusting to the changes that the coac...

WBHS Trojans Out-Bat the Laney Buccaneers

WBHS Trojans Out-Bat the Laney Buccaneers

Kayla Ward, Ad and Fundraising Manager

March 30, 2019

The WBHS Varsity Baseball Team played Laney High School on Friday, March 28th. The Trojans easily defeated the Buccaneers the final score was 7-0. The Trojans batting average was .429 compared the Buccaneers batting average of .087, the Trojans tallied 12 hits against the Buccaneers while only allowing...

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.

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 Bulldogs. Branch will play softball and attend school to pursue a medical career. Morgan Beeler...

Recurring Rivals

Recurring Rivals

April 27, 2018

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...

Baseball Season Preview

Brandon Aycock

March 15, 2018

With the previous year’s team going to the fourth round of playoffs, the West Brunswick varsity baseball team has confidence in advancing to the state tournament. The last state title at West Brunswick for baseball was in 2004 with the voted best starting nine in all of the region. Many young varsi...

The Return of Coach A

Photo courtesy of Kate Williamson.

Tyler Babson, Staff Writer

January 29, 2018

Back again from a brief time in retirement, Coach A is returning for a year to coach West Brunswick varsity baseball. Most people believe that Coach A is a tough coach, but his strategic style has a lot of purpose. “There is three things I've learned from a old coach before me: to be successful...

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