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Boys basketball secures 31st seed, home playoff game tomorrow night

Connor Fagan, Staff Writer

February 20, 2018

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Boys’ basketball wrapped up its regular season with a 12-11 record, which was s enough to secure a playoff position that has resulted in a home game tomorrow night at Greeley West High School against Brighton.  The Spartans' st...

Velasquez opens up State wrestling tonight with tough match

Tyler Holmes, Staff Writer

February 15, 2018

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To qualify for the state tournament for wrestling is extremely tough. In the past three years, Greeley West  has had fewer than five athletes compete at the State Tournament held at the Pepsi Center. Tonight. 106-pounder Dion...

Sepeda’s summer work paying off for Spartans’ basketball team

Connor Fagan, Staff Writer

January 26, 2018

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The Greeley West Boys’ basketball team has matched their win count from last year already with nine wins. Last year they finished 9-15 and this year they are 9-8. Many changes have occurred with more experience in the players...

Wrestler experiences first rivalry

Jacelyn Hays, Staff Writer

January 22, 2018

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On Wednesday, the Greeley West wrestling team lost to town rival, Greeley Central. Although West and Central face each other every year in a huge city rival, Alonzo Ruiz faced Central for the very first time. Alonzo Ruiz is...

Girls basketball team looks to improve in second half of games

Jarod Clark, Staff Writer

January 11, 2018

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The girls basketball team is still looking for its first league win of the season after returning from winter break. The Spartans are 4-8 overall after losses to Horizon and Rocky Mountain in the past week. Against Rocky Mountain,...

Boys basketball team starts season 2-2

Connor Fagan, Staff Writer

December 7, 2017

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The boys’ basketball team is off to a fast start having played four games in the past week. On November 30, they kicked off their season in Scottsbluff, Nebraska in the Western Conference Tournament. The Spartans won their...

Swim teams combine for super team

Jacelyn Hays, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017

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The Greeley West girls swimming team is going into the season with heads high. This year’s team consists of 30 girls from Greeley West, Greeley Central, and Northridge High School. This is the first time that Greeley has combined...

Wrestlers hope for big things

Tyler Holmes, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017

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Wrestling season is back and the Spartans are hopeful for another good season. As the new season is about to start the Spartans are realizing their great potential for another great season. For many sports, the offseason is...

Girls basketball excited with speed

Jarod Clark, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017

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The Greeley West girls basketball team is full of new faces that are looking forward to the 2017-18 season. They are looking to have the best season they’ve had in the past few years because of an upgrade in talent. One of...

Only one senior makes boys basketball team’s roster

Brody Clark, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017

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Over 70 kids showed up and tried out to see if they were able to make a Greeley West basketball team last week. After pairing down cuts, 30 remain, hopeful of keeping momentum from last basketball season alive. This season,...

Football season ends with loss to Loveland

Connor Fagan, Staff Writer

November 9, 2017

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Last Saturday, Greeley West's football season came to an end when the Spartans lost 34-7 against Loveland. Loveland got off to a fast start after forcing an Aaron Rojas fumble on the very first drive, which Loveland recovered....

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