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Alyssa Skala
(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.

Alyssa Skala, Yearbook Managing Editor

Dec 01, 2020
West UNICEF club to host “Among Us” tournament (Story/Media)
Nov 10, 2020
ICCSD to move fully online starting Nov. 16 (Story)
Nov 04, 2020
Life in the fast lane (Media)
Oct 23, 2020
West High Weekly 10.23.20 (Story)
Oct 20, 2020
Rising stars: Emma Stammeyer ’24 & Melae’ Lacy ’24 (Media)
Oct 09, 2020
West High Weekly 10.9.20 (Story)
Oct 01, 2020
Boys golf places third on senior night (Story)
Sep 30, 2020
Trojan Bolts dominate Golden Eagles in first home meet (Media)
Sep 07, 2020
Women of Troy beat J-Hawks in hard-fought battle (Story)
Aug 25, 2020
Women of Troy fall to Kennedy in three sets (Story)
Aug 18, 2020
ICCSD announces safety measures for hybrid learning and joins suit against Gov. Reynolds (Story/Media)
Aug 18, 2020
High school e-registration webinar recap (Story/Media)
Jul 16, 2020
Women of Troy defeat Wahawks in regional quarterfinals (Story)
Jul 03, 2020
Women of Troy split with Linn-Mar on senior night (Story)
Jun 24, 2020
Baseball and softball teams fall to Liberty (Story/Media)
Jun 24, 2020
Bolts overpower Women of Troy (Story)
Jun 19, 2020
Baseball team falls to Xavier in first home game of the season (Media)
Jun 04, 2020
Scarcity scares (Media)
Jun 03, 2020
6 things that bring us joy despite tough times (Story)
Jun 01, 2020
Car parade held to congratulate class of 2020 (Media)
May 13, 2020
Stay-at-home athletes (Media)
May 01, 2020
Yearbook distribution to take place May 15 (Story/Media)
Apr 26, 2020
College admissions process Q&A (Story/Media)
Apr 20, 2020
Required learning: grades and credit options released (Story/Media)
Apr 17, 2020
Rumor patrol: COVID-19 (Story/Media)
Apr 11, 2020
District decides to continue voluntary online schooling (Story/Media)
Mar 08, 2020
Stretching the limits (Media)
Mar 04, 2020
AFT on break, adds time to classes (Story/Media)
Feb 02, 2020
Point-counterpoint: the Democratic primaries (Media)
Feb 01, 2020
Boys handily control Little Hawks (Media)
Feb 01, 2020
Basketball teams split with Little Hawks (Story)
Jan 27, 2020
West BPA members compete at regional competition (Media)
Jan 25, 2020
West girls and boys basketball reign over Liberty High in double-header (Story/Media)
Jan 25, 2020
Women of Troy get back on track with road win over Liberty (Story)
Jan 25, 2020
Atypical scorers help boys basketball pass Liberty in second half splurge (Story)
Jan 23, 2020
Student Senate designs first course fair (Media)
Jan 22, 2020
Boys basketball team overpowers Waterloo West 53-32 (Story/Media)
Jan 19, 2020
SPIT performs annual production (Media)
Jan 07, 2020
Boys basketball knocks off highly-ranked Dubuque Hempstead (Media)
Nov 10, 2019
No cap recap: Fall sports (Media)
Oct 12, 2019
Hoover heroic for playoff-hopeful Trojans (Media)
Oct 06, 2019
Trojan Workhorses: Emma Dunlap ’22 and Kearsten Lenth ’22 (Media)
Aug 28, 2019
Football season preview (Media)
Jul 12, 2019
West rallies to beat City in extras (Media)
Jun 27, 2019
Learning how to win (Media)
Jun 06, 2019
Staying green while chasing gold (Media)
May 18, 2019
Senior Night: Boys Soccer (Story/Media)
May 02, 2019
Managing the transition (Media)
Mar 27, 2019
Don’t panic (Story)
Feb 28, 2019
Pump it Up to move locations for third trimester (Media)
Dec 04, 2018
West defeats Grand View Christian (Story/Media)
Oct 24, 2018
WSS staff recommends Youtubers (Media)
Oct 23, 2018
Lucy’s Lowdown: life’s unequal race track (Media)
Oct 18, 2018
West volleyball season over, Kennedy advances (Story)
Oct 09, 2018
Art teacher becomes new tech director for Theatre West (Media)
Sep 11, 2018
Club Connection: Students for Open Discussion (Media)
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Alyssa Skala