Team camaraderie and bonding is important and can be displayed through various actions, including something as simple as traveling together. Some bus rides are longer than others and finding a way to pass the time can be tricky. Whether the boys’ soccer team is traveling as far as South Bend or as close as Harrison, […]

Senior Spotlight

As the girls’ soccer season comes to a close, seniors say “sayonara” to many memories made.

Boys Soccer Works Hard In The Offseason

They West Lafayette boys’ soccer team had one of their most successful seasons ever during 2017. They advanced to regionals, only narrowly missing the opportunity to go to semi state. The loss at regionals motivated the returning players to work even harder than before after the season. The incoming seniors continue to work hard during […]

Senior Night Focuses on Family


Boys Soccer Senior Night Success

Boys Soccer Loses to Harrison

Last Thursday the West Lafayette Boys Soccer team suffered a painful loss to Harrison, 5-1. Harrison is currently ranked number 1 in the state, while West Lafayette is currently ranked 53rd according to One of the team’s biggest successes last year was a tie with Harrison at their home, and the momentum from that […]

Nate Smith

As a soccer player and superfan captain Nate Smith has his hands full during the fall season.  “I think being the junior superfan captain is pretty cool and i was looking forward to it since my freshman year”, Smith said.  As the soccer team battles through the season the team hopes for a couple more […]

Indoor soccer keeps players sharp

Legacy Sports Club has become a great place to not only stay in shape for the soccer season, but have tons of fun doing it.  Their indoor field accommodates adult, high school, and youth leagues ranging from competitive to social along with their own training sessions. “It has become so popular because it is so […]

The World’s game, America’s team

This summer’s World Cup in Brazil is shaping up to be one for the ages.  With one of the toughest fields in recent years, all teams should have to work to get through the group stages. The United States Men’s national team has one of the toughest roads to the round of 16 having to get […]

Girls’ soccer wins State

  A state championship for any sport is the culmination of endless hours of effort and tremendous amounts of teamwork.  On November 2nd, Coach Aaron Blessing and his girls soccer team achieved just that with a 2-0 win against Gibson Southern in the class A final at Michael A. Carroll stadium. “We talked about winning […]

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