Tiger Tales

Ultimate Frisbee, the latest sport at Joliet West

Jaina Gliva, contributing writer

January 25, 2014

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Have you ever played frisbee before?  Well, the newest sports team at Joliet West (ultimate frisbee) is much more than a casual game of Frisbee. Freshman student, Christopher Spreitzer created the club team this past year,...

Two days difference?

Two days difference?

January 25, 2014

Tiger Paws Sectionals and Spirit Showcase

Kelsey Warren, contributing writer

January 24, 2014

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This Saturday, January 25th, the Tiger Paws will compete for the Sectional title as well as qualifying for the State competition at Morris High School. The girls have trained all season for this competition. The girls are quite ...

The life of a wrestler

Pilar Cisneros, Photographer

December 19, 2013

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Long hours of rigorous practices pushes each wrestler to improve his talents and defeat his opponent for their upcoming matches and tournaments. As we all know, wrestling isn’t as easy as you think. It takes lots of determination ...

Call me JTownBassMan

Call me JTownBassMan

December 19, 2013

Student athletes and responsibilities

Natalie Mander, Sports Editor

December 19, 2013

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The term "student athlete" is defined as one who must typically balance the roles of being a full-time student and a full-time athlete. They carry the responsibilities of setting an example for others and being an active particip...

West teachers dash

West teachers dash

December 19, 2013

Post-season blues

Patrick O'Connell, Editor-in-Chief

December 19, 2013

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The ending of a season is never easy. Athletes slowly become depressed over the idea of no more staying after school for practice and tournaments on the weekends until next year. It’s a rough experience to go through. Being in-sea...

Athlete awareness

Kortnie Hammac, staff writer

December 19, 2013

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Athletic awareness is a monthly meeting in the west auditorium for all the freshman and sophomores in season. The meetings are supposed to improve the knowledge of student athletes pertaining to drugs, their bodies, and safety. Al...

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