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West Side Story

The student news site of West High School

West Side Story

The student news site of West High School

West Side Story

Alaina Greenlee

Alaina Greenlee, Video Editor

(she/her) Alaina Greenlee is a junior at West in her second year on staff. When she's not making dope videos or ballin' on the volleyball court, she's probably eating fruit snacks while attempting to crack dad jokes.

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Mic’d Up: Mayowa Dokun

September 24, 2021
Teammate Tamiah Teran 23 hands off a basket to senior Liv Williams between games.

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July 2, 2021

Yolked: Sliced

May 31, 2021

No eggceptions

May 26, 2021
After stepping off the court or getting out of the pool, being unsatisfied with a performance is difficult to overcome for athletes. Learning how to handle these off days is what separates novice athletes from the elite.

Post-performance

February 19, 2021
Do not worry if you were a little lost throughout 2020, two WSS news anchors are here to help lay out the year.

2020: Is it over yet?

December 29, 2020
An athletes performance is heavily determined by their mental state.

The mental block

November 19, 2020
Greta Kraske 23 and the Iowa City West girls swim team after they placed first during a conference meet at Linn-Mar on October 26, 2019.

Thrown in the deep end

November 7, 2020
A three-week pause in West High athletics has impacted team atmospheres and athletes mentalities.

[Video] Broken season

October 17, 2020

Yolked: banana bread

October 2, 2020
West High Weekly 9.25.20

West High Weekly 9.25.20

September 26, 2020
Will Hoeft 20 scoops up the ball in the first game.

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September 26, 2020
Ian McAreavy 21 warms up before the doubleheader.

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September 26, 2020
Will Hoeft 20 slides after the ball in the first game of the double header on June 23.

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September 26, 2020
Matthew Cupp 20 tries to force out a base runner at the Liberty doubleheader.

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September 26, 2020
Marcus Morgan 21 makes a catch and forces out a Liberty player in first game.

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September 26, 2020
Noah Desaulniers 22 pitches late in the second doubleheader game.

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September 26, 2020
Brett Cherry 20 forces out a Liberty player on first.

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September 26, 2020
Marcus Morgan 21 and Ben Vander Leest 20 question a call by the umpire.

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September 26, 2020
Marcus Morgan 21 returning to home base after hitting a home run as the team rushes to celebrate the play.

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September 26, 2020
Ian McAreavy 21 after losing the first game of the double header

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September 26, 2020
Mason Dains 20 safely makes it to first base in the first game of the doubleheader.

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September 26, 2020
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