Tiger Tales

Striving to be the Best

Anna Eklund, Contributing Writer

October 9, 2014

Freshman student athletes are rising to the top, and making the varsity teams for prestigious sports at Joliet West. “The students have to be special,” said Coach Almon of the Girls Cross Country team. “Making a Varsity...

Sports and Spirit

Izzy Bohanek, Contributing Writer

October 9, 2014

The school spirit, otherwise known as the club, “Wild West” and Joliet West Football teams have certainly made a name for themselves this year. The student section “Wild West” has been by the football players’ sides...

Under the Lights on Friday Night

Jarrale Daniels, Sports Editor

October 6, 2014

The football program has seen many recent upgrades to their program. Some of the upgrades were new jerseys, an all football athletic performance class, which is a tryout, staff changes, and now the addition of one Friday night...

A New Trainer comes to West

Breeana Meadows, Staff Writer

October 6, 2014

A new trainer is here, replacing the previous trainer Matt Nohern, and his name is Cory Brown. He studied at Miami University of Ohio, which is in Oxford, Ohio. Before coming to Joliet West he was employed at Crystal Lake Orthopedics....

Wild West Student Fan Section

Kelsey Warren, Sports Editor

October 6, 2014

Joliet West High School recently gained some school spirit that was very unexpected. At Saturday’s homecoming football game, students gathered at Joliet West in the football stadium decked out in yellow and black to cheer on...

Karales takes on AP

Courtney Rubino, Views Editor

October 6, 2014

Seventh period athletic performance class now has a new teacher, Mrs. Karales. She currently teaches Freshman PE, Sophomore PE, Health, and now AP. Along with teaching many different gym and health classes, she also has other...

Alex Tibble wins the CSN Football Athlete of the Week Award

Kelsey Warren, Sports Editor

October 6, 2014

Each week a new student-athlete in Illinois is featured on Comcast Sports Net for something they did to help their team achieve a new goal. For the week of September 21, junior quarterback, Alex Tibble and the Joliet West Tigers...

Tigers take home gold at Homecoming

Jarrale Daniels, Staff Writer

September 10, 2014

The day was September 6, 2014. The Tigers came out sporting their new yellow jerseys. As the drums played loud, the boys walked under the bleachers towards the turf where they would do battle. Head coach, Jason Aubry led the yellow...

Big titles in a little league

Kelsey Warren, Sports Editor

September 4, 2014

Chicago’s own Jackie Robinson West Little League baseball team brought home the United States Championship title on August 23, 2014. The team had an outstanding 6-0 record in the Great Lakes Regional Tournament; that championship win lead t...

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