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Battle of the Boot: West beats City 44-0

Photo taken by Hannah Muellerleile
October 6, 2012

In spite of freezing temperatures on Friday night, West dominated and won 44-0 against City, bringing home the Boot trophy for the first time since 2004.

Trojans trounce Dubuque Senior

Trojans trounce Dubuque Senior
September 23, 2012

A mildly cold Friday night set the stage for a meeting between West and Senior, both 4-0 teams in their division. The game started off in the Trojans favor, coming with a touchdown early in the first....

Trojans win 62-37 over CR Washington

Trojans win 62-37 over CR Washington
September 2, 2012

Friday night, the Trojans defeated CR Washington 62-37 at their first home game of the year.

West wins 16-5 victory over Solon Spartans

West wins 16-5 victory over Solon Spartans
May 29, 2012

Monday night, the Trojan baseball team took on the Solon Spartans, resulting in a huge 16-5 win for West. The game ended early due to a ten point lead by the fifth inning, which was established at the...

Athletes awarded at spring sports ceremony

May 21, 2012

As we approach the end of the school year, it is only natural to reminisce over the past ten months. Included in those memories somewhere is probably the tremendous athletic success we have seen. From...

West High boys track team wins state

May 21, 2012

The Trojans won the 4A state track meet on May 19 at Drake Stadium in Des Moines. They won their second state championship with 75 points, outscoring second place Cedar Falls by 25.5 points. In addition...

West celebrates opening of Barker Field

West celebrates opening of Barker Field
May 17, 2012

    It’s been a year since former West High principal Ed Barker made a $270,000 donation amidst the Go for the Goal Campaign’s fundraising efforts. And Barker Field is finally open. A...

West shuts down Dubuque teams

May 13, 2012

west vs dubuqueThe West High girls soccer team just clicked Saturday during their two games in Dubuque when they beat Senior 9-0 and Wahlert 5-0. “ I thought our games went very well. We really connected...

Super shutout: Women of Troy sweep City in soccer

Super shutout: Women of Troy sweep City in soccer
April 26, 2012

 The West High girls soccer team has done it again. While fans lined up at the University of Iowa soccer field for the boy-girl double header, the Womens of Troy’s soccer team cruised to an easy 5-0...

Marv Reiland passes the baton to new athletic director: Scott Kibby

March 11, 2012

The back-to-back basketball championships aren’t the only events making news in the West High athletic office. Scott Kibby will be replacing Marv Reiland as West High’s athletic director next...

Girls 4A state basketball championship

March 9, 2012

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LLA1BlmAZy4&feature=player_embedded Video of pictures and interviews from the Women of Troy Basketball season.   Video by Emily Medd

Gracie Gold: a figure skater’s story

Gracie Gold: a figure skater's story
March 8, 2012

Gracie Gold, U.S. National Junior Ladies Champion for figure skating, tells her story about how she became a competitive. By Hannah Merrill http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=caPHivHyuXE&context=C37736b2ADOEgsToPDskLz5loqHNX_cWI3b3pBR-Tb

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