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Cook shuffle passes to a teammate in a game against John Burroughs.

Westminster Alum Transfers to #1 Team in America

Brooke Highmark, Co-Editor of Sporting December 6, 2020

Aaron Cook has put Westminster on the map. After a high school and collegiate career full of achievement and success, he has transferred and begun to play his final season of basketball at Gonzaga University,...

Coach Snyder played four years of football at Washington University in St. Louis.

Get to Know Westminster’s Athletic Director, Cory Snyder

Colin Ring, Staff Writer December 1, 2020

As one might imagine, Cory Snyder has always loved sports from a young age. “Growing up I played everything,” said Snyder. “In high school [In New Carlisle, Ohio] I played a couple years of basketball,...

WBB Starting Five

Hope Linam, Staff Writer December 1, 2020

Margaret (Marty) Briner: Senior Marty Briner, more commonly known as “Mart Mart” by her teammates, has been with the girls basketball program for four years and is one of the three captains this...

Allie Lytle, senior, swims the 500 for time trials at practice.

Culture and Leadership Lead the Way

Marty Briner, Co-Editor of Sporting November 30, 2020

The class of 2020 left big shoes to fill, but just like every year, the preceding class will rise up. Margo O’Meara, senior, will be very influential in the success of the team. She is a three time...

Jack Wooldridge, Caleb Bross, Harry Ottsen, juniors, and Matthew Burgess, senior, attend strength and conditioning to prepare for the season.

2020 Cats on Ice

Gus Duda, Staff Writer November 30, 2020

The Cats on Ice are looking to build upon an average 11-9-1 regular season last year with notable wins over Edwardsville, Fort Zumwalt East, and Seckman. However, the team had a lackluster performance...

The boys swim team competes at state on November 15th.

Boys Swim Breaks Records

Evan Kohn, Staff Writer November 18, 2020

This year’s boys swim team made a solid run in state. Despite some setbacks, they gave their best effort and overcame the adversity. Specifically, at the beginning of the season, several of the players...

The JV and varsity teams circle in prayer at the start of practice.

Girls Basketball Looks to Make a Statement

Sam Vestal, Staff Writer November 18, 2020

In recent years, the Westminster girls basketball program, led by Kat Martin, has encountered a shocking amount of success after experiencing several losing seasons in years prior. As they continue to...

Brett. St. John and Kirk Briden, seniors, square off in practice.

Wrestling Against the Odds

Nolan Jones, Staff Writer November 17, 2020

Three years ago, the wrestling program faced a major shift in leadership as Tim Muehleisen, the founder of the program, stepped down. He then passed the torch on to a former assistant of his, Coach Wadley....

Sam Vestal, junior, shoots a hook shot in the lane.

Junior Strong

Brooke Highmark, Co-Editor of Sporting November 17, 2020

Last year, the boys basketball team encountered a lot of success. They won the district championship against Priory, tied their conference, beat St. Mary’s in the first round of state playoffs, and ended...

Margo O'Meara signs with Duke University.

Fall Signing Day

Marty Briner, Co-Editor of Sporting November 13, 2020

Of these eight athletes, five of them are baseball players. Nick Moten and Zach Dantuono will be playing division one at Mizzou together. Adam Ebling will be playing division one at Tulane University....

The girls had a great time racing at one of the nicest courses in the Midwest.

Girls Cross Country Competes in State Meet

Colin Ring, Staff Writer November 12, 2020

The four girls who qualified out of the district meet on October 30th ran in the state meet on Thursday, November 5th. Annessa Shively, senior, finished 33rd, Kharis Perona, junior, finished 61st, Kate...

Carly Vick, junior, catches a long pass out of bounds.

Nail-biting Powderpuff Game Results in a Senior Victory

Gus Duda, Staff Writer November 9, 2020

This past Halloween afternoon, October 31st, Westminster hosted their annual powderpuff game. The senior class of 2021 and the juniors of 2022 engaged in a high intensity battle until the final seconds...

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