The Patriots just can’t stop winning

Julia Rhee, Sports Reporter

February 28, 2019

Few could have predicted Tom Brady’s rapid ascent from college backup and late sixth-round pick to bona fide stardom, except perhaps Brady himself. Even fewer could have predicted the dynastic success that the Brady-led Patriots...

Squash team looks to compete

Allie Woods, Sports Reporter

February 28, 2019

Despite squash being an unpopular sport in the south, the girls and boys Westminster squash teams consisting of 7 th -12 th graders and led by seniors Thomas Rankin, Neeya Patel, and Zain Palanpur pulled through with several...

Adidas becomes official athletic sponsor

Lauren Kennedy, Sports Reporter

February 28, 2019

After a year and a half of negotiations, Westminster signed a three-year contract with Adidas. Contrary to popular belief, Adidas is the first official athletic sponsor in Westminster history. Athletic director Tim Downes rejected...

Catfish reel in state championship

Colin Suddath, Sports Reporter

February 28, 2019

Although their season is over, the memories made this winter will surely last a lifetime. Over the course of two weeks, the Westminster Swim and Dive team took home 1st place in both the annual Atlanta metro meet and the State...

Atlanta United Gears Up for New Season After Championship Run

Matthew Cha, Sports Reporter

February 28, 2019

Last year, Atlanta United, in only its second MLS season, was crowned champions after defeating the Portland Timbers in the MLS Cup final in Atlanta. Josef Martinez won MLS Cup MVP, after winning the Golden boot and MLS regular...

Robotics team looks forward to future victories

Riya Jayanthi, Arts Reporter

February 28, 2019

Westminster’s robotics team is one of the many decorated teams on campus; over the past three years, the Wiredcats have taken home multiple victories at their regional and state competitions and advanced to Worlds, winning fifth...

The NFL playoffs are nearing an end as a Rams vs. Patriots Super Bowl matchup is set

Andrew Mao, Sports Reporter

February 1, 2019

Playoff football. The most exciting time of the year for football fans as each snap, catch, interception, or fumble could make or break a team’s entire season. NFL players around the country work hard during the offseason...

Students React to 2019 College Football Playoffs

Lauren Kennedy, Sports Reporter

February 1, 2019

The number of teams in the College Football Playoff could soon be increased to eight from the original four, according to rumors circulating in the world of sports. The debate of the right number of teams in the playoffs happens...

A Look into Zion Williamson’s Sensational Season

Aydin Bandukwala, Sports Reporter

February 1, 2019

If you’ve checked social media recently, it’s likely that you’ve seen one of the many incredible dunks by the Duke University star freshman, Zion Williamson. Known for his dominant playing style, the eighteen-year old...

Trail Cats continue long legacy of success

Allie Woods, Sports Reporter

December 7, 2018

After another long and exciting season, the Westminster girls and boys cross country teams were able to triumphantly pull through with another two state championships. The race was held in Carrollton, Georgia. Following Westminster’s...

Volleyball team looks to improve upon strong season

Julia Rhee, Sports Reporter

December 7, 2018

Westminster Volleyball’s tradition of excellence has been well documented, with each new season adding to the already impressive collection of region titles and state championships amassed throughout the program’s existence....

Students react to recent football-related deaths

Matthew Cha, News Reporter

December 7, 2018

On June 13, 2018, Jordan McNair, a 19 year-old football player at the University of Maryland, died after two weeks of hospitalization from heat stroke. McNair, who was running 110 yard sprints by command of Maryland head Coach...

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