The pathway to success: students’ views on new athletic construction around campus

Matthew Cha, Sports Reporter

September 27, 2019

     Within the next year, Westminster will receive updated locker rooms under Alfred Thompson Stadium, a renovated and enlarged Campbell Hall, and a revamped Kent Field tennis court and parking lot area. While new renovations...

Remembering Pete Higgins

Remembering Pete Higgins

September 27, 2019

Braves poised to make deep playoff run in 2019 season

Franklin Brannen, Sports Reporter

September 27, 2019

     After losing to the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 2018 National League Divisional Series, Alex Anthopoulous, the general manager of the Braves, set out to improve his ballclub in the offseason. In November of 2018, Anthopoulo...

Senior J.D. Blitch Breaks Guinness World Record

Cate Stevens, Sports Reporter

September 27, 2019

     On Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, senior J.D. Blitch began his journey in an attempt to set a world-record of his own: the fastest mile ran while bouncing a ping-pong ball. The first step in setting a Guinness World Record begins ...

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...

Sports