Intern breaks gender stereotypes in weight room

Jack Minson, Staff Writer

February 26, 2016

Filed under Sports

Westminster recently hired Katelyn Peterson, a new female strength and conditioning coach, to intern with current strength and conditioning coach Eric Lougas. She is currently studying at the University at Idaho and is joinin...

Students, coaches anticipate successful track season

Miles Davis, Staff Writer

February 26, 2016

Filed under Sports, Track and Field

As winter sports are wrapping up, track and field prepares athletes and coaches for the new season ahead. Starting back up over the past few weeks and led by new head coach Gary Jones, the season has been an eventful period for ne...

Basketball teams start strong, look to region matchups

Jack Minson, Staff Writer

January 29, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Both the varsity girls and boys basketball teams are finding amazing success this year and hope to continue that success as they move forward through the rest of their seasons. The boys currently have a record of 16-2 and rece...

Alby’s tourney journey

Albert Zhang, Sports Editor

January 29, 2016

Filed under Opinions, Sports, Tennis

Jan. 15. Aurora, Il, just outside of Chicago. The Aurora Cup, a four-star international table tennis tournament. As a nationally ranked player, I have grown accustomed to traveling to play: Chicago, Beijing, D.C., Baltimore, De...

24-hour relay raises awareness for cystic fibrosis

Aveed Mantifar, Staff Writer

January 29, 2016

Filed under Sports

As exams concluded the first semester and winter break commenced, the 24-Hour Relay has again come and gone at Westminster. This decade-old tradition is a school running event where about 10 people form a team and take turns ru...

Annual Aquathon to raise awareness for ALS

Andrew Lingle, Staff Writer

December 11, 2015

Filed under Sports

Although the first semester is quickly coming to a close, the Upper School has begun to prepare for one of its biggest charity events of the year: the Aquathon. Varsity swimming coach Pete Higgins organizes the annual event with th...

The secret lives of student adventurers

Naima Turbes, Staff Writer

December 11, 2015

Filed under Sports

Have you ever wanted to skydive, summit a mountain, or discover your mental and physical limits? If you answered yes to any of these questions, consider consulting numerous Westminster students that have seized the opportunit...

MatCats look forward to success

Grant Pinkston, Staff Writer

November 20, 2015

Filed under Sports, Wrestling

The Westminster wrestling team has historically been very successful in Georgia over the past years. With eight state championships, the wrestling team has had a lot of experience in winning big tournaments. This year, head co...

Atlanta Hawks aspire to build upon past achievement

John Farley, Staff Writer

November 20, 2015

Filed under Sports

The Atlanta Hawks are off to a hot 8-3 start and hope to recreate last season’s success, when they placed ranked first in the Eastern Conference in the regular season. In the playoffs last season, the team advanced to the confer...

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