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West Side Story

  • Student Senate Executive Board elections are on Wednesday

  • The Drake Relays for track start Thursday

  • The orchestra program has a concert on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.

  • The Functional Programs talent show will take place at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday

  • Check @WSSAthletics on Twitter for updates on sports events this week

Volleyball team aces regionals, moves on to state

November 2, 2011
Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Through the emotional drainage and physical loss of teammate Caroline Found ‘12 the West High Volleyball team has done it again. After beating Des Moines Roosevelt (26-24, 25-17, 25-15) and Cedar Rapids Washington (25-11, 25-10, 25-16), both in only three games, the team qualified yet again for the st...

Women of Troy place 11th at state xc

October 30, 2011
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

The Women of Troy placed 11th at the state cross country meet Saturday, October 29th with 228 points. Junior Molly Leveille was the top finisher for West High, placing 12th with a time of 14:29. Following Leveille was Pombie Silverman '13 and Ashlynn Yokom '14, placing 16th and 35th, respectively. ...

Iowa City West vs. Dubuque Hempstead

October 20, 2011
Filed under Sports, Video, Volleyball

MVC Champions, Iowa City West defeat Dubuque Hempstead. Woot woot! httpv://

Iowa City West vs. Cedar Rapids Washington

October 18, 2011
Filed under Football, Sports, Video

The last home game for the Iowa City West Trojans 2011 season! Watch the video for some pre-game and student coverage, the marching band performance and of course highlights! httpv://

West varsity beats Xavier

Frank Weirich
October 4, 2011
Filed under Football, Sports

The West High Trojans defeated Xavier in a stunning 49-19 victory. The victory was very welcome during the Homecoming weekend. Exceptional plays dominated the game, along with early quarter touchdowns. Below are some highlights of the game.  

Girls XC place third at CRI

September 11, 2011
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

The West High girls varsity cross country team placed third overall at the Cedar Rapids Invitational Sept. 8th at Noelridge Park. The Women of Troy produced 91 points after team champions Iowa City City High (49 points) and Marion Linn-Mar (61 points). According to head coach Mike Parker, the team was ...

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