Tiger Tales

Girls’ Track advances to sectionals

Artecia Hill, staff writer

May 13, 2015

Making it to sectionals can be an exciting and nerve-racking experience. At sectionals, athletes have to compete well to advance to state. These runners are representing Joliet West, going against many other surrounding schools...

Starting strong to finish stronger

Izzy Bohanek, staff writer

March 17, 2015

This years’ Joliet West track team is having a great start to their season with great times coming from both the male and female sprinters and distance runners. The freshman and sophomores are stepping up to their A-game and...

Wrestling leaves it all on the mat

Izzy Bohanek, staff writer

February 11, 2015

Joliet West Wrestling has certainly made a name for themselves from the JV team to Varsity. The guys put in work everyday and it’s nearing sectionals and state; the meets that will truly test their stength and desire to succeed....

Club/Sport Spotlight: Bass Fishing

Joey Hein, staff writer

February 11, 2015

Joliet West High School sponsors a wide selection of clubs and after school activities. A lesser known interest that the school offers is bass fishing. This club is overseen by John Barber, a technology teacher at West, and...

Girls’ Varsity Basketball Team No Push Over

Mae Mastin, staff writer

February 11, 2015

From a new head coach to a competitive spirit and good times together, Joliet West Girls’ Varsity Basketball team continues to focus on the positives of the 2014-2015 season. Joliet West graduate John Placher returned to...

Senior wrestlers put up a fight

Jarrale Daniels, Sports Editor

January 28, 2015

A man once said that to win you must be tough. He believed that to win in life, one must be the toughest man on the field, mat, turf, etc. However, on Wednesday, January 14, 2015, my perception was changed a little. On this night,...

Game-Set-Match; Carney represents at state

Kelsey Warren, Sports Editor

October 29, 2014

Freshman Eileen Carney competed at the IHSA state girls tennis tournament this past weekend. It was no surprise that Eileen qualified because the Carney family is very well known in the Joliet Township tennis program. Jack Carney...

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