Fall sports preview

Cate Stevens, Sports Reporter

May 1, 2020

With the cancellation of spring sports due to the outbreak of COVID-19, many student-athletes and coaches are shifting their focus to the upcoming fall sports season. Last fall, Westminster came home with two state championshi...

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...

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...

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...

The 2018 Wildcat Football Team: Where are they headed?

Russell Wagman, Sports Reporter

November 2, 2018

As the fall sports around campus come to an end, the Westminster varsity football team approaches not only the end of the regular season, but the beginning of playoffs as well. The Cats hope to make a strong run in the playoffs,...

Varsity football coach Gerry Romberg leads team both on and off the field

Andrew Mao, Sports Reporter

September 28, 2018

As Westminster football has kicked off their season with a 2-2 record, the games played under the Friday night lights is all we see. What we do not see is all the behind the scenes work that the players put in everyday to get...

Senior Flag Football and Powder Puff traditions live on

Julia Rhee, Sports Reporter

September 28, 2018

        Senior year comes with some inherent benefits such as senior patio and senior lot, just to name a few. Along with these eponymously designated physical spaces, seniors also enjoy special traditions that date back to th...

College football is finally here

Colin Suddath, Sports Reporter

September 28, 2018

On Saturday, August 25th, the long awaited college football season was finally underway. Despite the four televised games being absolute blowouts, football was finally back. With the season upon us, many fans are ecstatic and...

Eagles defeat Patriots for Super Bowl LII victory

Jack Hunter, Sports Reporter

March 5, 2018

After losing their franchise quarterback Carson Wentz, all odds were against the Eagles as they defeated arguably the best quarterback-head coach duo in the NFL: Tom Brady and Bill Belichick. Coming into the game, the Eagles ha...

Falcons downed by Eagles in NFL playoffs

Jack Minson, Sports Reporter

January 26, 2018

The Atlanta Falcons’ run at back to back Super Bowl appearances came up short two weekends ago against the Philadelphia Eagles. The 15-10 loss in the divisional round ended the Falcons season. The Falcons phenomenal season last y...

Georgia squanders lead in national championship

Andrew Mao, Sports Reporter

January 26, 2018

The 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship in Atlanta was a game for the ages as Alabama defeated Georgia in overtime. Alabama head coach Nick Saban won his sixth national championship prompting many to call him t...