Easy Win for Red Devils Girls Tennis

Boys Tennis: Hitting their Stride

West Lafayette’s Boys Tennis team has been in a constant rise, and has had a lot of recent success.  After winning conference and sectionals the Devils went into regionals on a roll.  Winning 4-1 against Twin Lakes in the first round of regionals they had a tough path facing Carmel in the finals.  Unfortunately West […]

Girls tennis swings into form

The spring 2015 Girls’ Tennis Team is off to a good season. After a little bit of a rocky start, where the team only won 1 of the first 5 games, West Lafayette has rekindled its competitive fire, winning the past 4 matches 5-0. Coach Tim Wright had a lot to say on his teams […]

WL sports for dummies

For some, sports are not in their main interests and therefore they are uninformed about what actually goes on with our school sports. Given that, here is some basic information about West Side sports. -Girls Tennis Coach: Tim Wright Key Players: Sasha Sokolchik ’15, Miriam Frank ’13, Rival: Harrison Last Sectional Title: 2012 Season: Spring -Boys […]

Featured Athlete: Miram Frank

Miriam Frank plays calm and consistent. “She’s really quiet, but when she speaks it’s always encouraging,” said Rachel Berry ’13 of fellow senior Miriam Frank.  “I’ve never heard her say a bad thing.” Miriam began playing tennis 13 years ago at the age of six.  Coming from a family of tennis players, including grandparents, parents, […]

Spring sports bloom

Baseball: The team looks to bounce back from last season’s sectional championship loss to eventual state champions Western Panthers.  The Red Devils do return a couple of key pieces from last year that helped them to a 20-win season. Returning players that saw quality playing time at the varsity level last season include Brian Bangs ’13, […]

Fall Sports Recap

Boys XC:  The boy’s cross-country team started the season off on the right note, picking up good finishes in all of their meets.  The season is not over yet and the runners still  hope to make it to state and do well there.  “Everyone has improved and we all came together as a team this […]

alan min king of court

Some people might say that Alan Min’14 is an exciting tennis player and good student who brings a strong work ethic and commitment to the boy’s varsity team.  Alan is a team leader for all of the aspiring tennis players at West Side.  “He inspires everyone by bringing a positive mentality to all games and […]

Meet West Side’s own Jake-of-all-trades

By Abby Bien Jake Weiss is a multi-talented man. Not only is he successful in the classroom, he sings, plays sports, is a Superfan captain, and is an all-around likeable guy. Jake’s hearty laugh and smile help him to have a positive influence on the school population. He always seems to be having a good […]

Girl’s tennis team ready to serve up success

The coming of spring marks the beginning of the tennis season, and this year, West Side’s team is making some changes. Not only is head coach Tim Wright making cuts for the first time this year, but also some of the team’s top players, including junior Sarah Cai, are leaving this season. While the loss […]

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