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Sports Out Of The Spotlight

Sports Out Of The Spotlight

Sophie Creager-Roberts, Staff Writer

May 11, 2017

Filed under Sports

When you think of sports at Western, most people think of the trifecta: football, basketball, and lacrosse....

Western Crew’s second Regatta recap

Tim DeSimone

November 11, 2013

Filed under Sports

      This past Regatta was an exciting one for Western Crew. With the team out in the waters of the Occoquan River, all rowers were trying their best, hoping to learn and win together.      Team Captains Erin Heald and Owen Coleman both excelled, each one medaling in an event. Erin was given a Medal for first place in th...

Rowing Flea Market

Tim DeSimone

September 19, 2013

Filed under News, Sports

This past Saturday all rowers were up early for this year’s flea market. Paintings, chairs, tables and vases of all sizes were strewn around the Cafeteria, while excited customers circled  tables and rowers moved around to assist where needed. Many customers filed out of the flea market with arms full of supplies, and a ...

Western Rowing Prepares for Victory

Tim DeSimone, Staff Writer

September 16, 2013

Filed under Sports

The school year is back. Football athletes march out to the practice field, cross country teams run around Old Trail, and freshman rower Maggie Vidal accidentally flips her boat into the waters of Beaver Creek. This silly mistake is OK for now. Novice rowers don’t have to worry about a regatta until the spring, but in the m...