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Student first, athlete second

Student first, athlete second

Diana Garcia, Reporter

February 7, 2020

Throughout the years West High School has been a competitive school with sports. In every sport, all  teammates and their coaches support one another, become close, and encourage academic success.  As an athlete, it is important to keep up with grades in order to be able to play and compete for Wes...

West hosts Steamwheelers game

West hosts Steamwheelers game

Naomi Walker, Reporter

March 1, 2018

West's Diamond Dancers, Pep-Band, and Marching Band performed at the Steamwheelers game on Sunday, Feb. 25. The varsity football team was also honored at the game. This is the first year that the Steamwheelers football team has returned to the Quad-Cities. The Steamwheelers started an outreach...

Interview with new football coach Justin Peters

October 19, 2015

New football coach Justin Peters comes from Colorado bringing a new direction for success, both on the field and off.

Coach works to change attitudes of players as well as community

Coach works to change attitudes of players as well as community

Iris Hayslett, Editor

September 28, 2015

New football coach Justin Peters, isn’t just changing the football team’s record; his plan is to change West students’ attitude toward success. School spirit is pumped up thanks to the team’s three straight wins. In just four short weeks, Peters has brought a new game plan to the halls of W...

Football team opens season with big win over North

Football team opens season with big win over North

Iris Hayslett, Editor

August 28, 2015

"Day by day, we get better and better, till we can’t be beat, won’t be beat" the football team shouts its new motto, and that’s exactly what the Falcons did in its season opener, defeating Davenport North 16-14 at Brady Stadium. West fans had lots to cheer about as the Falcon football team...

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