Boys Basketball Begins with Heartbreak

After weeks of preparation, it was time for the Red Devils to show everyone in Berberian Gym what they had spent months to attain; a victory. On Wednesday November 22, the West Side boys’ basketball team suffered a devastating loss to the McCutcheon Mavericks in their first game of the season. As the face-off began, […]


I got the chance to interview one of the winningest coaches in West Side history, Coach Fry, and one of the football players, Samir Ahsan. As the interview carried on into the overarching themes of the 2017-18 football season, I was taken aback by how positive the whole football team was; they were motivated from the past season and […]

Fish Out of water

After school on October 12th, the West Lafayette High School swim and dive teams met with the FISH Aquatics team on the field behind Happy Hollow Elementary School. Every two weeks the two groups take a break from their normal conditioning routine to engage in a game of ultimate frisbee. This tradition has been going […]

Red Devil Cheerleaders bring Pep

As students settled down in the stands, the West Lafayette cheerleaders smiled on the side of the basketball court. On Friday October 6, the Red Devil cheerleaders brought pep to the students and faculty of West Side in the Berberian Gym during the homecoming pep rally. Back and stronger than ever, the squad has six […]

Senior Night Focuses on Family


Volleyball Seniors Crush Senior Night

Volleyball senior night was on the last home game of the season this Tuesday, October 4th. The six radiant seniors, Claire Downey, Sierra Vanhorenbeck, Emily Brose, Teagan Parker, Alyssa Yeoman, and Riley Holloway walked out to the front with their families, as their names were called, where they were celebrated for their four years in […]

Boys Soccer Senior Night Success

Students Cheer on Devils for Victory

Student Section Motivates Football Team in Win Against Central Catholic        

Defeating the Drought

After scoring 35 in the first half and shutting out Central Catholic, the Devils knew this was their game. This past Friday, September 29, the football team visited Lafayette Central Catholic for one of the biggest games of the season. Hundreds of fans piled into LaRocca Field to view the showdown. The Devils did not […]


Saturday, September 16, was the 2017 Girls Golf Sectionals. For sectionals in golf, the 5 top players of the team, based on their scores during the season, compete against the top 5 players of several other schools. The top five players for West Lafayette Jr. Sr. High school included , Darby Bigelow (Grade 11) as […]

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