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

Lady Trojans Defeated by the Screaming Eagles

Lady Trojans Defeated by the Screaming Eagles
Women's Lacrosse
March 26, 2019

The Lady Trojan lacrosse team was defeated by the Ashley Screaming Eagles by a score of 14-3 on Thursday, March 21. The Lady Trojans fought their hardest without four starters but were unable to gain the...

WBHS Trojans Tame the SCHS Stallions

WBHS Trojans Tame the SCHS Stallions
Men's Baseball
March 21, 2019

The WBHS Trojans defeated the South Columbus Stallions by 13-2. The game lasted 5 innings after the Trojans run-ruled the SCHS Stallions. The team batting average for the Trojans was .391 while the Stallions...

WBHS Trojans Slay the SBHS Cougars

Braxton Powell listens closely to Coach Al Martin in the mid-half break.
Men's Lacrosse
March 18, 2019

On March 8th, at the end of the fourth quarter the WBHS Trojans officially slayed the SBHS Cougars for a second time with a final score of 6-5. The Trojans had 4 scorers, senior attacker and captain,...

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....

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...

WBHS Varsity Girls Basketball vs. East Bladen

December 7, 2018

WBHS Varsity Girls Basketball started the season with great enthusiasm. The girls played hard and they put all of their effort on the court. The varsity girls were winning at one point, but with 46 seconds...

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...

A Chip Shot From Champions

April 27, 2018

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...

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...

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