Westlake takes action after ’89 homecoming’s racist stunt

Shelby Sperling, Head Trends and Traditions

March 11, 2019

Just one look at Westlake’s demographics will show that the student body is predominantly white with most students' families fitting into the middle-to-upper-middle socioeconomic bracket. These factors contribute to the reputation...

Varsity girls soccer team leads District, prepares for playoffs

Abigail Murr, Reporter

March 11, 2019

Coming to the end of their season, the varsity girls soccer team has two games left in District play: 7:45 p.m. March 8 at home and 7:45 p.m. March 13 at the Burger Stadium annex field. The Lady Chaps are currently placed first...

Varsity boys soccer charges through District, ready for playoff run

Ben Rose, Reporter

March 11, 2019

The varsity boys soccer team currently has an overall record of 16-3-3 and a District record of 9-2-2, as of March 7. If the team can maintain a good record, it will have a shot at the District Championship and qualify for the...

Sports gambling column: Week 24

J.T. Sparks, Editor-in-Chief

March 5, 2019

Through all the years I’ve been watching the NBA, one thing has been constant. LeBron James playing in the playoffs. This season, barring a miracle, James and his Lakers team will not be competing in the postseason. This season for the ...

Lesser-known Netflix original movie deserves more love

Catherine Barany, Reporter

March 4, 2019

If you have a Netflix streaming account — or are even remotely connected to anyone who does — odds are you’ve either seen or are well aware of two of summer 2018’s biggest movies. One, in my opinion, was very high-qua...

Varsity baseball defeats Boerne in Pennybacker Classic

Jake LaBarbiera

March 4, 2019

Last Saturday night, the Chaps played host to Boerne Champion High School in the Pennybacker Classic tournament. Senior Preston Hackney took the mound for Westlake, pitching for two and a third innings. For most of the game, the...