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The student news source of Iowa City West High

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The student news source of Iowa City West High

West Side Story

The student news source of Iowa City West High

West Side Story

Joe Goodman

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor

Joe is in his second year working for the West Side Story publications as the sports editor. Joe plays golf, basketball and runs track at West High. He also enjoys biking and watching movies with his family.

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Community chest

Community chest

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
May 21, 2020
The boys and girls tennis teams pose after winning state titles at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Center.

Ascending the thrones

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
April 25, 2020
The Radish

The Radish

Joe Goodman and Isaac Young
February 25, 2020
The boys track used these uniforms from 2005 to 2012. They have been deemed the worst West uniform.

Top 10 best and worst of West uniforms

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
February 17, 2020
Jordan Christensen 22 is congratulated by his teammates after breaking the 100-yard breaststroke school record in a time of 58.97 seconds during a dual swim meet against Linn-Mar on Dec. 17.

Beneath the surface

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
December 27, 2019
One of five Lead West posters is displayed above the free weights in the West High weight room. Each poster focuses on one of Lead Wests five core values.

Club connection: Lead West

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
November 28, 2019
BJ Mayer talks to his team during a timeout against Cascade on Nov. 22.

Girls basketball season preview

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
November 24, 2019
Varsity wrestler Will Hoeft 20 jumps ropes during his open period as part of his weight cutting process. Hoeft placed sixth at the Iowa high school state wrestling meet last year competing with a torn ACL.

Mind over matter

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
November 17, 2019

Recruiting Trail with Lily Ernst

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
November 1, 2019
The offensive line sets up before a crucial third down play against Davenport North on Oct. 11 at Trojan Field.

Trojan Workhorses: Offensive linemen

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
October 25, 2019
Anu Dokun 20 poses for a photo before school on Sept. 19.

Forced to scramble

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
October 8, 2019
Tate Crane 20 lines up before the offense runs a play against Linn-Mar at the homecoming game at Trojan Field on Oct. 4.

West loses to Linn-Mar 28-12

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
October 5, 2019
The seniors celebrate their 22-16 win over the juniors during West Highs annual powderpuff game on Oct. 3, 2019.

Seniors sweep spirit games

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
October 4, 2019
Will Hoeft 20 tries to make a tackle while holding off blocks during the teams game against Dubuque Senior at Trojan Field on Sept. 20.

Football team loses to Rams 23-21

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
September 21, 2019
Andrew Tauchen 21 reads the green before a putt on the 13th hole during a home meet at Finkbine Golf Course in 2018.

Meet the boys golf captains

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
September 15, 2019
Quarterback Marcus Morgan 21 commands the huddle  during a scrimmage against Dubuque Hempstead at Dalzell Field in Dubuque on August 23.

Football season preview

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
August 28, 2019
West High softball players cheer on Ryleigh Mulcahey 19 from the dugout on her senior night in a game against Cedar Rapids Washington on June 25.

Learning how to win

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
June 27, 2019
Sneaker wars

Sneaker wars

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
May 15, 2019
As part of her duties as a manager for the West Wrestling team, Laurel Haverkamp 20 records a match during the West vs. Cedar Rapids Prairie meet on Feb. 2, 2017.

Managing the transition

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
May 2, 2019
Kolby Greiner 19 makes his way to the front of the pack during the boys 3,200 meter race on Thursday, April 26.

2019 Drake Relays qualifiers

Joe Goodman, Sports Editor
April 22, 2019
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