The Western Hemisphere

Wrestling Looks to Continue Hot Streak

Wrestling Looks to Continue Hot Streak

Conor O'Dea, Staff Writer

January 24, 2017

The WAHS varsity wrestling team began their tournaments this season on December 3rd. This year, six returning seniors from last year’s team that finished 9th in the region. They have two wrestlers ranked in the top ten of the state in each of their weight classes, so they are poised to have a successful...

New Ship, Same Waters

New Ship, Same Waters

Evan Hajek, Staff Writer

November 29, 2016

Before tryouts had even started, the Western Albemarle swim team was already hard at work. The team had started out of season training about a month before the week of tryouts. Out of season training is a lot of work both in and out of the water. The conditioning done outside of the water is called dryland...

Boys Basketball Hopes for Another Historic Season

Boys Basketball Hopes for Another Historic Season

Ben Masselli, Sports Editor

November 22, 2016

After a strong finish to last season, the boys basketball team, led by Coach Darren Maynard, returns a wealth of talent this winter. After Western recorded the deepest playoff run in school history last year, culminating in a loss to Virginia basketball powerhouse IC Norcom High School, the Warriors are n...

Preview in a Podcast: WAHS Playoff Football – 1

Preview in a Podcast:  WAHS Playoff Football – 1

Alex Lehmbeck and Ben Masselli

November 11, 2016

https://soundcloud.com/westernhemisphere/preview-in-a-podcast-wahs-playoff-football-1

Preview in a Podcast — WAHS vs. AHS Football

Preview in a Podcast — WAHS vs. AHS Football

Alex Lehmbeck and Ben Masselli

November 3, 2016

https://soundcloud.com/westernhemisphere/preview-in-a-podcast-wahs-vs-ahs-football

Preview in a Podcast — UVA vs. Louisville Edition

Preview in a Podcast — UVA vs. Louisville Edition

Alex Lehmbeck and Ben Masselli

October 29, 2016

https://soundcloud.com/westernhemisphere/preview-in-a-podcast-louisville-edition

Preview in a Podcast: UVA – UNC Edition

Preview in a Podcast: UVA – UNC Edition

Alex Lehmbeck and Ben Masselli

October 21, 2016

https://soundcloud.com/westernhemisphere/preview-in-a-podcast-unc-edition

Western Football Tops Louisa 38-30

Western Football Tops Louisa 38-30

August Lamb, Photo Editor

October 19, 2016

A gallery of the 2016 Homecoming game versus Louisa County

Preview in a Podcast: UVA – Pitt edition

Preview in a Podcast:  UVA – Pitt edition

Ben Masselli and Alex Lehmbeck

October 13, 2016

https://soundcloud.com/westernhemisphere/preview-in-a-podcast-pitt-edition

WAHS Football Crushes Monticello at Home

WAHS Football Crushes Monticello at Home

August Lamb, Photo Editor

September 30, 2016

Photos from the Varsity Football game against Monticello High School on September 23rd.

WAHS Golf Takes 3rd at Districts

WAHS Golf Takes 3rd at Districts

Alex Lehmbeck, Staff Writer

September 24, 2016

The Western Albemarle Warriors varsity golf team competed in the Jefferson District golf tournament last week, taking place at the Lake Monticello Golf Course in Fluvanna County. The Warriors, led by all-district senior Dixon Hass, finished third, behind the Albemarle Patriots and the Louisa County ...