West Side Stories

Songs for the Score

October 21, 2013


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Update: Meylor reached the third round in the State tournament on Friday, achieving in the top 16 in the state. Top-level sports players often use pre game rituals to keep their edge. Nicole Meylor, the number one singles player on girls varsity tennis, is no exception. As Meylor heads off to Madison fo...

Duel in the Pool 2013

October 9, 2013


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Photographs by Leah Karrels On Monday, the 7th of October, West football players competed against the girls swim team in a variety of swimming events. View the photos below or check out a slideshow of the images. [smugmug url="http://wauwatosawest.smugmug.com/hack/feed.mg?Type=gallery&Data=3240887...

Trojan Girls Varsity Tennis Season Leads to Great Record

October 9, 2013


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By Zoe Stack and Jonathan Weithaus Photographs by Leah Karrels Update: Nicole Meylor won at sectionals on Wednesday. Saying that the 2013 Varsity Wauwatosa West girls tennis team has had a good season is merely an understatement. The team has been great this year, winning the Triple Crown, which the Trojans accomplished by winning the confer...

Girls Tennis Players Compete at Subsectionals

October 9, 2013


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By Sarah Schuster and Brandon Thao Photographs by Leah Karrels On October 7th, 2013, Wauwatosa West hosted Varsity girl’s tennis subsectionals. Nine area schools competed Monday for placements in the sectionals. Many of the teams competing claimed to be having great seasons, although some weren’t exact...

West Beats Pius XI High School 42-12

September 16, 2013


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On Friday, September 13th, the Tosa West Varsity football team beat Pius 42-12. "It was a really good experience," said West junior Christian Morzinski, who played both offense and defense on Friday. "Even though we were down 12-6 at halftime, we never lost hope and we knew we could come back," said...

10 Things You Should Know About the Indianapolis 500

May 28, 2013


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Some people view the month of May as the last full month of school, or they view it as playoffs for both NBA and NHL, but worldwide to racing fans the month of May is all about the “Greatest Spectacle in Racing” also known as the Indianapolis 500.  For those that don’t know about it or don’t...

Baseball is Back

April 16, 2013


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It’s that time of the year again -- time to get out the grills and brats, because America’s greatest pastime, baseball, is finally here. Baseball fans have been waiting for nearly forever the season to start, but Major League Baseball is back. With the new season come changes to both Miller Park...

Fantasy Football Keeps West Fans Engaged in the Game

February 14, 2013


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Football fans who get into a league for fantasy football expect it to be fun and laid back and you can make your own decisions, but then there are some league’s where it is fantasy football 24/7. Making trades, late waiver pick-ups and late substitutions to get certain guys in before 11am Fantasy football...

Trojans Defeat New Berlin to Clinch Place in Play-offs

October 7, 2012


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The Tosa West Varsity Trojans blew out New Berlin Eisenhower with an impressive score of 42-0 Friday, September 30 on their home field, clenching a long awaited spot in the playoffs. “We’ve moved on to a new Tosa West,” player Orin Eckes said after the game. Students crowded the bleachers dressed in white and green for the game last Friday. School s...

Duel in the Pool

September 27, 2012


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Photographs by Brett Clarke On Tuesday, September 25th at 6 pm the girls' swim/dive team and the football team met in the Wauwatosa West pool for a variety of swim competitions. This competition was dubbed Wauwatosa West's first annual "Duel in the Pool," and the mantra of this even was "real athle...

West Football, Friday, September 22nd

September 25, 2012


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Despite a West touchdown by Senior James Brock in the opening 2 minutes of the game, the Tosa West Trojans lost to the undefeated Pewaukee Pirates 27 - 6 on Friday night, September 22nd. Hours before the game, players from West were not intimidated by Pewaukee’s future Division One Quarterback. When to...

West Volleyball Season Update

September 21, 2012


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On the night of September 17, 2012, Germantown High School defeated Wauwatosa West Boys Volleyball Team in an overtime match at Tosa West. Germantown and Tosa West were tied with two games each. Wauwatosa West lost their fifth match by only two points giving Germantown the win. According to the Wauwatosa West Head Coach Kyle Sikora, “The ...

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