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Alyssa Skala

Alyssa Skala, Yearbook Managing Editor

(she/her) Alyssa Skala is a senior at West. She is a third year photographer on staff and a second year editor for yearbook. When she doesn't have her camera, Alyssa can be found playing softball and rowing.

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Caroline Chandler '21 serves the ball in her singles match against Prairie April 15.

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April 15, 2021
The girls basketball team poses for a picture after ending their state tournament run in the semi-finals.

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April 15, 2021
The West High student section celebrates after an and-one by senior Audrey Koch against Johnston March 4.

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April 15, 2021
Head coach BJ Mayer breaks down the team after a timeout against Johnston March 4.

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April 15, 2021
Matayia Tellis '21 circles the ball and looks for teammate Audrey Koch '21 to finish against Johnston March 4.

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April 15, 2021
Liv Williams '21 shoots inside the arc for two against Johnston March 4.

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April 15, 2021
Matayia Tellis '21 drives inward for a layup against Johnston March 4.

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April 15, 2021
Jenna Saunders '21 looks to move the ball against Johnston March 4.

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April 15, 2021
Audrey Koch '21 reaches for the ball during tip off of the 5A state semi-final, coming shy against Johnston March 4.

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April 15, 2021
Melae' Lacy '24 goes up for three against Johnston March 4.

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April 15, 2021
Jenna Saunders '21 mentally prepares herself to shoot free-throws after injury resulting on teammate Emma Ingersoll-Weng against Johnston March 4.

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April 15, 2021
Emma Ingersoll-Weng 
'22 fakes out a Johnston guard and goes up for two March 4.

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April 15, 2021
Anna Prouty '23 focuses on the basket to take a three point shot against Johnston March 4.

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April 15, 2021
Audrey Koch '21 guards Johnston March 4 at the 5A state semi-final game.

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April 15, 2021
Meena Tate '23 shoots from beyond the arc against Johnston March 4.

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April 15, 2021
Lucy Wolf '24 holds position after shooting a free-throw against Johnston March 4.

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April 15, 2021
Audrey Koch '21 prepares for tip-off in the first quarter of the girls basketball semi-finals March 1.

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April 15, 2021
Matayia Tellis '21 looks to move the ball cross court to an open teammate March 1.

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April 15, 2021
Meena Tate '23 shoots from beyond the three-point line against Waterloo West March 1.

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April 15, 2021
Lucy Wolf '24 drives to the basket March 1.

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April 15, 2021
Melae' Lacy '24 fights for a loose ball against Waterloo West March 1.

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April 15, 2021
Anna Prouty '23 looks to make a bounce pass to a teammate inside the free-throw line against Waterloo West March 1.

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April 15, 2021
Meena Tate '23 goes up for points against Waterloo West March 1.

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April 15, 2021
Anna Prouty '23 shoots a free-throw after being fouled by Waterloo West March 1.

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April 15, 2021
Emma Ingersoll-Weng '22 takes her first free-throw shot after being fouled by Waterloo West March 1.

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April 15, 2021
The student fans cheer after Meena Tate '23 knocks down a three pointer against Waterloo West March 1.

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April 15, 2021
Audrey Koch '21 breaks away and takes a layup against Waterloo West March 1.

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April 15, 2021
Head coach BJ Mayer jumps into the arms of assistant coach Kris Thorson after the final buzzer celebrating West's win in the 5A state tournament semi-final game March 1.

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April 15, 2021
Meena Tate '23 rushes back to fellow teammates after updating the 5A state tournament bracket following West's win against Waterloo West Mar. 1.

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March 2, 2021
Coaches and players from Iowa City West wave to the students and parents after winning the 5A state semi-finals against Waterloo West March 1.

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March 2, 2021
Emma Barker '22 fights hard in her last match of the constellation bracket Jan. 22.

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March 2, 2021
Previous state champion and teammate Salima Omari '20 cheers on Phoebe Burt '21 in her final match Jan. 23.

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March 2, 2021
Ava Davis '22 looks to her new head coach for guidance during her match Jan. 22.

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January 24, 2021
Marissa Goodale '22 wrestles her opponent at the state wrestling tournament Jan. 22.

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January 24, 2021
Marissa Goodale '22 tries to break the leg of her opponent Jan. 22.

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January 24, 2021
Marlie McBride '24 circles her opponent for points Jan. 22.

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January 24, 2021
Ava Davis '22 reaches at the leg of her opponent Jan. 22.

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January 24, 2021
Emma Barker '22 stares down her opponent during the girls state wrestling tournament Jan. 22.

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January 24, 2021
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January 24, 2021
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