THE FEATHERDUSTER

Stars shine bright as varsity football defeats Lehman, earns third straight win

Jake La Barbiera, Adam Jasper, Sports Editors

September 28, 2018

Filed under Sports

Kicker senior Gabriel Lozano has made a name for himself over his last two years on varsity football, earning a five-star recruiting status and garnering a lot of attention from colleges. After a slow start this season, missi...

What to expect: Red-hot varsity football takes on Lehman

Jake La Barbiera, Adam Jasper, Sports Editors

September 28, 2018

Filed under Sports

It's been two straight weeks of domination for Westlake, having outscored Akins and Austin High 124-0 in total. Now, the Chaps travel to Lehman to face the Lobos, who they soundly defeated 56-7 last year.   What to expect...

Counselor explains PeaceBox to come on Tuesday

Jill Dodson, Reporter

September 28, 2018

Filed under News

On Oct. 2, the PeaceBox will visit the campus to help students and teachers take a moment for themselves and breathe. “The owner of PeaceBox is Stacy Thrash, who is going to be with the peace box all day long,” student...

Sports gambling column: Week Three

J.T. Sparks, Editor-in-Chief

September 24, 2018

Filed under Sports

Well, well, well. Here we are again. At this point, I’m probably a degenerate gambler, because I bet another $40 in the wee hours of Friday night. I took the Bengals to win the AFC North, at +215 odds, and the Chiefs to win the AFC West...

Varsity football plays the lights out in defeat of Austin High

Jake La Barbiera, Adam Jasper, Sports Editors

September 21, 2018

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The visitors’ side of Ebbie Neptune field was packed with traveling Austin High fans, ready to watch their team take on their long-hated rival, Westlake. Vulgar chants, powder in the air, a camo color scheme and more contribut...

What to expect: Westlake vs Austin High rivalry set to be rekindled

Jake La Barbiera, Adam Jasper, Sports Editors

September 21, 2018

Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

It’s homecoming week. One of the most well-attended games of the season awaits us Friday. Westlake is coming off the back of an enthralling win over Akins, 67-0. And as we know, when the Chaps get on a roll, it’s really di...

Sports gambling column: Week Two

J.T. Sparks, Editor-in-Chief

September 17, 2018

Filed under Sports

Over the weekend, I had the single most unexpected gambling loss of my gambling career. Of course, I’ve only officially made three bets, so that isn’t saying much. Anyway, remember how I almost bet on the Maryland money line to beat T...

Pep rally photo gallery

Pep rally photo gallery

September 17, 2018

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