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The Western Hemisphere

The student news site of Western Albemarle High School

The Western Hemisphere

The student news site of Western Albemarle High School

The Western Hemisphere

Youth Track Excels with New and Returning Runners

Youth Track Excels with New and Returning Runners

Jeff Dodson, Staff Writer January 26, 2017

With a strong returning roster led by great experience, the WAHS girls varsity indoor track and field team is primed for this excellent season. Unlike the boys team, the girls are entering this calendar...

At practice, wrestlers learning new techniques

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...

Both WAHS Swim teams are reigning State Champions

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...

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...

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.