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West-Central MVPs work hard to achieve goals as seniors

Jorge Vazquez, Staff Writer

October 11, 2019

Being an MVP in a rivalry games means a lot for athletes. At Greeley West, two Seniors, Rodrigo Perez and Hugo Castillo, earned this award at the Central-West game.  Both  Perez (running back and cornerback) and Castillo (linebac...

Start your engines: Car Caravan prepares to show off West’s school spirit to community

Evan DeMeyer, Staff Writer

October 3, 2019

There will be yelling and screaming.  There will assuredly be blue and gold.  And count on some creative themes, as nothing says West-Central rivalry like flat, strangled or smashed stuffed Wildcats. The tradition of the Car ...

Football team hopes to avoid pregame drama for rest of season

Kylie Worsham, Staff Writer

September 6, 2019

Greeley West played its first official game of the season last Friday night, August 30. They lost to Arapahoe 14-13 after missing a two-point conversion. Some can’t help but wonder if the results may have been different without...

Greeley West students prepare for upcoming football season with excitement

Kylie Worsham, Staff Writer

August 23, 2019

With the football season fast approaching, players, cheerleaders, and fans are feeling the excitement that comes with the first game of the year. Students all around West spend weeks leading up to the first game of the season,...

Football success, future plans coming together for senior class

Hailey Ortega and Osborne Earl Smith

November 14, 2018

As Greeley West’s football team primed for a battle with Montrose, two of its seniors were looking at potential college opportunties to play beyond Decemeber. Head coach Jason Renouf stated that seniors Garrett Beckman and...

Football team’s fundraising takes on holiday seasons

Tyler Holmes, Staff Writer

January 11, 2018

At Greeley West, many of the athletic teams venture off and compete in a tournament out of state. The baseball team goes to California and the girls and boys basketball teams go to Nebraska. When you travel to play in these tournaments,...

Football season ends with loss to Loveland

Connor Fagan, Staff Writer

November 9, 2017

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....

NFL players should make statement without kneeling during anthem

Brody Clark, Editorial Writer

September 26, 2017

Over the last few years, the National Football League has had controversy over kneeling for the national anthem and it has caused a big deal. This last Sunday, the NFL took even a bigger stand for what they believe in. President...

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