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Westminster Alumni Lead Mizzou to Fight For a Cure

John Pottebaum, Class of 2016, is a creater, host, and Marketing Director of Fight Night.
March 4, 2020

Columbia, MO: In a place where people so often forget to stay involved in their community, five Westminster alumni and current Mizzou students combat this trend through an organization responsible for...

Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball Teams Prepare for Districts at Home

Brooke Highmark leads her team in scoring for the year. She'll have to play well for the Wildcats to make a run.
March 2, 2020

It’s the perfect storm. On both of our basketball team’s best seasons in years, Westminster also happens to be hosting the Class 4 District 4 tournament.  The District tournament began on Saturday,...

Wildcats Lose Heartbreaker without Star Player to Conclude Regular Season Play

Casen Lawrence played the game of the life on Wednesday, scoring 16 points including 12 from beyond the arc.
February 27, 2020

The boys basketball team’s thrilling comeback was thwarted on Wednesday night after a series of lost breaks and uncharacteristic play. The final score of the Wildcats’ final regular season game was...

Distance Runners: Where Are They Now? Part II

Brendan Grbcich runs a race during his time at Westminster.
February 26, 2020

In Part 1 of Distance Runners: Where Are They Now?, we caught up with the Everett brothers covering their experience of running in college and their life today. In this edition of “Distance Runners:...

Junior Annessa Shively Chooses Arkansas to Play Soccer

Annessa Shively has verbally committed to play soccer for the University of Arkansas.
February 25, 2020

Earlier this month, Annessa Shively verbally committed to Arkansas to play division one soccer. “It had been my dream since freshman year to play D1 soccer, and now it’s coming true,” said Shively. Annessa...

Important Day Delivers Mixed Results throughout Westminster Athletics

Senior Bennie Anderson kisses the Town and Country Cup. The Cup will remain at Westminster.
February 23, 2020

Friday’s loaded slate of sports ended in the same way it began: heartbreak. On the school’s biggest sports day of the year, we saw more crushing defeats than we did victories.  We’ll start at...

Girls Basketball supports Play For Kay in Pink-Out Game

The Westminster and Duchesne girls pose for a picture before the game.
February 21, 2020

Last night, the girls basketball team partnered with Duchesne to honor the Play For Kay foundation with a pink-out game. Each team wore Play For Kay shirts and headbands during warmups, and the Wildcats...

The Biggest Day in Westminster Sports

Today is one of the biggest days in Westminster sports. We hope to see you at basketball and hockey this evening.
February 21, 2020

Gooooood morning, Westminster! It’s a great day to be a Wildcat. In fact, I can hardly think of a better time to be a fan of Westminster sports. Let’s take a moment to reflect. Two of our five...

Town and Country: Titletown; It’s a Great Day to Be a Wildcat

It's a big night. We hope to see you there.
February 21, 2020

If your blood bleeds #255aa8, this Friday night is the biggest night of your calendar year. A few hours full of must-see sporting events rivaling that of June 15th, 2008 will take place all throughout...

Wildcats Ruin Senior Night for Lutheran South Once Again

Casen Lawrence played well for the Wildcats on an otherwise uncharacteristically bad night.
February 20, 2020

The boys basketball team took on the Lutheran South Lancers on Tuesday. The Wildcats came into the game with a record of 19-3 while the Lancers began play at 8-16. While this may indicate a blowout, it...

Girls Basketball Defeats Cape Notre Dame

Sophomore Brooke Highmark pushes the ball down the floor against the press.
Brooke Highmark, Staff Writer
February 14, 2020

This past Wednesday night, the girls basketball team pulled off an impressive upset against the former 18-2 Cape Notre Dame Bulldogs by a score of 57-44. The Wildcats now have a record of 19-4, without...

Wildcats Roll Past Fort Zumwalt East in First Round of Playoffs

Jack Bystrom scored four goals in two games against Fort Zumwalt East.
February 11, 2020

After another promising regular season, the hockey team is yet again on the prowl to get back to the Wickenheiser Cup game at the Enterprise Center. Coming into the series, the Wildcats had won six of...

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