Westside Athletic Club: News

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Congratulations to all Winter Sports Athletes, Coaches and Parents!
WAC would like to thank you all for representing Westside High School and making us all proud to be Warriors!

Swimming and Diving
Westside had 22 swimmers and divers who qualified for the 2014 State Swim and Dive Meet

Sophomore Elizabeth Amato-Hanner won the 200 freestyle and the 100 back stroke. At metros, she won the 100 backstroke, and also she won the 200 IM, setting a new meet record with her winning time. She was named the co-swimmer of the Metro meet.

Top finishers at the Girls State Meet include:
Maggie Kroeger, Peyton Stover, Grace Porter and Hannah Miller -9th place in the 200 IM
Ashlee Wigness 10th place in 200 freestyle
Savanah Couillard- 11th place in 200 freestyle
Grace Porter - 10th place in 200 IM
Ashlee Wigness - 10th place in 100 butterfly
Savannah Couillard - 11th place in 100 freestyle
Kylene Abraham - 12th place in 100 freestyle
Grace Porter - 8th place in 500 freestyle
Elizabeth Amato-Hanner, Savanah Couillard, Abraham and Miller - 4th place in 200 free relay
Peyton Stover - 11th place in 100 breastroke
Amato-Hanner, Couillard, Porter and Abraham - 3rd place in free relay
Erin North - 9th in Diving
Maddie Simon - 22nd in Diving

Top finishers at the Boys State Meet include:
Jacob Andrews
Alexander Bayles
Jimmy Esola
Ben Kerby
Sam Kupka
Paul O'Dell
Max Peterson
Cameron Port
Danylo Serednytsky
Jack Watasbaugh

Girls Basketball
All Metro
3rd Team - Jay Bridgeman
Honorable Mention - Mallory Thompson, Rachel Kaup

All Nebraska Honorable Mention- Jay Bridgeman, Mallory Thompson, Rachel Kaup

Boys Basketball
All Metro
1st team - Kevin Metoyer
2nd team - Michael Herrmann
Honorable mention - Jake Meyers, Mike Kiger, Brock Nemecek, Sam Wilkinson, Trae Meeks

All Nebraska
1st team - Kevin Metoyer
2nd team - Michael Herrmann
Honorable Mention - Mike Kiger, Brock Nemecek, Jake Meyers


Westside had four wrestlers that qualified for the state tournament: Joe Wiles, Dylan Sorrell, Jacob Kent, and Ismail Hamze.

Ismail Hamze placed 6th at State.

Varsity Events This Week                                        April 14- April 21, 2014

*Boys Soccer Metro Conference Tournament @ Norris Middle School
*Baseball @ Bryan   

*Girls Tennis @ Bellevue West
*Boys Golf @ Tara Hills Golf Golf Course
*Girls Soccer @ Bellevue West

*Boys Soccer @ Omaha South

*Girls Tennis @ Kearney
*Track and Field @ Papillion-LaVista South
*Boys Golf Invitational @ Willow Lakes Golf Course
*Baseball Metro Tournament TBA

*Baseball Metro Tournament TBA
*Boys Soccer vs. Lincoln Southwest @ Seacrest Field
*Girls Soccer vs. Lincoln Southwest @ Seacrest Field

*Baseball Metro Tournament TBA

Westside Stadium Chairs $40
Purchase at Lawlors @ 84th & J St.
Must pay with Check or Cash
Make Checks payable to "Westside Athletic Club"
Lawlor's Store Hours
*M-F: 9-8
*Sat: 9-6
*Sun: 12-5 

All Westside sports schedules are available at http://www.mhsaaconference.org.


Scholar Athlete and Spirit Awards Banquet

The 2014 Scholar Athlete and Spirit Banquet will be held on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at the Scott Conference Center. The banquet will begin at 6:30 p.m. with dinner, awards will follow. This year’s guest speaker will be Guy Ingles. Guy “The Fly” Ingles is a graduate and 3 varsity sport letterman of Westside High School, class of 1967 and a member of the Inaugural class of the Westside Sports Hall of Fame. Guy attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and was a member of the 1970 National Championship team as well as a member of the Nebraska Football Hall of Fame.

Westside varsity athletes and varsity spirit squad members in grades 10-12 with a 6.4 Mark Point Average or a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or above will be honored. Two - $3,000 scholarships will be awarded by the Masterson Foundation to a male and female member of the senior class who have maintained a balance of academic excellence while participating in a varsity sport. Applications are available in the guidance office.

Invitations will be mailed in early April to qualifying varsity athletes and spirit scholars. The banquet is sponsored by the Westside Athletic Club.