Varsity basketball falls to Allen in State semifinal

Aro Majumder, Lead Sports Writer

March 10, 2018

Out-coached, out-worked, out-played. Those aren’t phrases Westlake fans have been very familiar with this season as the team went 36-3 en route to the first State final four in school history. With the No. 1 team in Texa...

Varsity basketball State semifinal preview

Aro Majumder, Lead Sports Writer

March 9, 2018

No. 2 Westlake and No. 10 Allen meet in the State semifinals tonight at 8:30 p.m. in an unexpected clash after the latter beat No. 1 Guyer last weekend in their regional final matchup. The Chaps won’t get a chance at redempt...

Varsity basketball wins thriller at San Marcos to move on to Regional Semifinal

Aro Majumder, Lead Sports Writer

February 28, 2018

In what Wagner head coach Rodney Clark called a “brain fart,” his team allowed nine seconds to run off the clock after a Westlake inbounds pass with 11 seconds left in the game, before finally committing an off-ball foul to ...

Fourth quarter scoring explosion by senior Matthew Mayer fuels boys varsity basketball win over Judson in Area

Aro Majumder, Editor-in-chief

February 23, 2018

With starting guard senior Keonte Kennedy sidelined with an ankle injury, Westlake faced a situation they’ve dealt with only a handful of times this year — trailing going into the fourth quarter. Judson’s constant full-co...

Varsity football advances to State quarterfinal with win over Vela

Jake La Barbiera, Adam Jasper, Sports Editors

December 2, 2017

The quarterback is the heart of every team, and with a high-tier leader to throw the ball, a team can go very far. Junior quarterback Taylor Anderson was a man amongst boys in his 506-total-yard, seven-total-touchdown effort as...

Varsity football marches over Smithson Valley in Area playoff round

Jake La Barbiera, Adam Jasper, Sports Editors

November 26, 2017

It was a converted fourth-and-one in the fourth quarter that decided the fate of the Area Championship. With Smithson Valley’s offense threatening all night, Westlake head coach Todd Dodge took the risk up 38-31 and in posses...