The Wildcat Roar

Varsity Soccer Rolls Over Lutheran North

Sam Dare, Staff Writer

September 2, 2015


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The Futbol Cats evened their season record to go 2-2 on the year after dominating Lutheran North 8-1. The scoring opened in the tenth minute after Jack Linton, senior, ran onto a perfect through ball, putting himself ahead of all the defenders. The goalie promptly ran for the ball, and Jack sliced...

Softball Cats Lose Quiet Game

Softball Cats Lose Quiet Game

Michael Alldredge, Staff Writer

September 2, 2015


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Coming off an easy win against conference foe Lutheran North, the Wildcat softball team faced off against a tough Kennedy Catholic club. Keely Sweet, senior, back in the circle after a brief respite, dominated in the first, inducing an easy grounder that she took herself to end the frame. In the home...

Varsity Volleyball Dominates Troy

Varsity Volleyball Dominates Troy

Michael Alldredge, Staff Writer

September 1, 2015


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Starting off the home schedule, the Lady Wlidcats faced off against a tough Troy Trojans squad. The game started with both sides trading points. The Trojans made it 2-1 on a net violation. An Elizabeth Sems, junior, kill evened it back up and an Avery Engelmeyer, sophomore, ace made it 5-4. The teams...

Varsity Field Hockey Falls to Parkway West

Jake Schroeder, Sports Editor

September 1, 2015


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Coming off their narrow loss to Oakville in the home opener, the Varsity Field Hockey Team faced off against the Parkway West Longhorns at home. Despite strong play, the Lady Cats fell 3-0. The first half started off slow, with both teams failing to create true chances. After a water break halfway...

JV Football Hangs Onto a Nail Biter

Preston Willis, Staff Writer

September 1, 2015


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Chad Briden, sophomore, and Grant Lavalle, sophomore, had some serious chemistry today, combining for over 200+ yards and 14 of the team’s 21 points, in a 21-19 win against St. Dominic on Monday. The team got off on the right foot when freshman Atlin Hall picked off the St. Dominic quarterback at...

Varsity Football Dominates in Home Opener

Varsity Football Dominates in Home Opener

Zach Shultz, Staff Writer

August 29, 2015


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Fresh off of their win at Festus, the Cats picked up right where they left off with a 42-6 trouncing over St. Dominic. The scoring started with 7:36 to go in the first quarter when Steve Webb, Junior, ran for a 13 yard TD. Andrew Kempen, Freshman, knocked in the extra point and the Cats took a 7-0 lead....

Field Hockey Falls to Oakville in Inaugural Home Game

Sam Dare, Staff Writter

August 28, 2015


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A beautiful summer afternoon was the perfect setting for the first home game of the Field Hockey season, as the Lady Cats took on the Oakville Tigers. The entire game was a back and forth affair, as opportunity after opportunity came and the ball glided between teams. Possession was shared relatively...

Futbol Cats Cruise against Whitfield

Jake Schroeder, Sports Editor

August 25, 2015


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The Futbol Cat's second game of the Metro Tournament was an away fixture as the Wildcats traveled to Priory to take on the Whitfield Warriors. The beginning of the first half was fought mostly in the midfield as both teams battled to make the most of possession. As the half wore on, the game began...

Softball Topples Rosati-Kain in First Win of Season

Sam Dare, Staff Writer

August 25, 2015


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To open the scoring, Annie Backs, senior, hit an RBI groundout scoring Izzi Clawson, sophomore, in the second AB of the game. The Wildcats further advanced runners to second and third, but squandered the opportunity. After a scoreless inning for the opposition, Erin King, sophomore, hit an RBI double...

Softball Falls to Incarnate Word in Season Opener

Nick Glanvill, Staff Writer

August 24, 2015


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Westminster's Softball team opened up their season with their home opener on Monday against the Incarnate Word Red Knights. The cats scored early but couldn't match the Knights late 6th inning surge, losing 4-3. Westminster's Keely Sweet, Senior, pitched a complete game, striking out 7 and giving...

Wildcats Thrash Festus in Season Opener

Jake Schroeder, Sports Editor

August 21, 2015


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The WCA varsity football team started right where they left off from last year's district title, trouncing the Festus Tigers 27-7. The Varsity Football Wildcats made the journey to Jefferson County to face off against the Festus Tigers in a much anticipated opener to the 2015 season. The Cats started...

Cardinals Preview

Cardinals Preview

Michael Alldredge, Staff Writer

March 23, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, Features, Sports, Top Stories

    After winning the Central Division last season, the Cardinals are heavy favorites to repeat. Returning 7 out of 8 starting fielders from last seasons club, they have bolstered their line up with the addition of power hitting outfielder Jason Heyward. Heward will fit nicely ...

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