Swim teams kick off season with Midnight Madness

Will Benton, Sports Writer

December 2, 2016

Like all Westminster sports teams, the swim team have high hopes for the upcoming season. As usual, the season started with “midnight madness”, which is when the entire team jumps into the pool at midnight. Midnight madness...

Westminster cross country teams finish the 2016 season

Charlie Benedict, Staff Writer

December 2, 2016

First and second place finishes in state championships are almost expected with Westminster sports teams, and this year’s cross country teams were no exception. The girls’ team, led by head coach Amy Eubanks, went undefeated...

Wrestling season starts off strong

Miles Davis, Sports Writer

December 2, 2016

The wrestling season is underway and things are looking extremely promising for the MatCats.  The season is still young with the Varsity and Junior Varsity wrestling teams having their first meet last Saturday. “We’ve...

Volleyball overcoming state championship losses

Charlie Benedict, Sports Writer

October 31, 2016

Westminster volleyball has been a consistent force in Georgia. Each of the last three seasons the Cats have dominated their regular season opponents, before ultimately failing in the state championship. In 2013, the Cats went...

Powder-Puff football: Back on campus?

Jack Hunter, Sports Writer

October 31, 2016

On September 30th, the 11 th grade class officers held an on campus Powder-Puff football tournament for the 11 th grade. “Powder-Puff is the girl version of football. There’s no contact and you use belt flags,” said...

Senior Flag Football

Jack Minson, Sports Writer

October 31, 2016

In the midst of a so far great season for your Wildcat football team in Fritz Orr Stadium, the seniors who do not play for coach Gerry Romberg’s team have taken it upon themselves to create their own flag football league....

Lovett-Westminster Halftime Show

Miles Davis, Sports Writer

October 31, 2016

The varsity cheerleading team: they are the ones who run the show behind-the-scenes, bringing the excitement to the pep rallies and getting the crowd roaring on Friday nights. The team consists of sixteen girls that put on amazing...

Jack Cahillane: From Middle School lacrosse to pole-vaulting star

Sarabeth Hoffman, Staff Writer

September 30, 2016

Dictionary.com describes pole-vaulting as “a field event in which a leap or vault over a crossbar is performed with the aid of a long pole”, but senior Jack Cahillane will tell you that it is so much more. Cahillane, also...

Wildcats victorious in American Football Showcase in Ireland

Jack Minson, Staff Writer

September 30, 2016

This season, the Cats’ football team participated in the American Football Showcase  in Dublin, Ireland, an overseas American football tournament featuring college and high school. The tournament’s mission statement is to...

Implications of new GHSA reclassification

Miles Davis, Staff Writer

September 30, 2016

The fall sports season is under way, and there is a ton of excitement about what this athletic year has in store. If you have been looking at the schedules of Westminster’s athletic teams, you may notice a few unfamiliar opponents....

Softball team starts a new season

Jack Hunter, Staff Writer

September 30, 2016

Westminster’s varsity softball team is looking to replicate their success from previous years, as last year’s team finished with a strong record of 22-6. Duplicating their success will be challenging, as last year’s team...

Boys and girls varsity tennis teams win state tournaments

Casey Monyak, Staff Writer

May 13, 2016

On Saturday, May 7, two of the most decorated athletic program at Westminster, the varsity boys and girls tennis teams, won the state championship, the boys for the sixth year in a row. These victories were set by successes ear...