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Austin Winslow Reflects on Canceled Tennis Season

Austin Winslow, at right, and teammate Stephanie Hass hold the state championship trophy after winning the tournament last year.

Darrah Sheehan, Staff Writer

May 14, 2020

Austin Winslow, a sophomore, has been putting in effort to make her tennis career as successful as possibl...

Colby Wren (l) and Sam Vigilante (r) in a game against CHS in May, 2019.

How Will Covid-19 Affect Student Athletes Next Fall?

May 7, 2020

The sports world has been drastically affected by the COVID-19 virus. The 2020 Summer Olympics were p...

Corona Virus Forces Schools to Close

Corona Virus Forces Schools to Close

March 13, 2020

Governor Ralph Northam has ordered all public schools in Virginia to be closed for a minimum of two ...

WAHS College Commits

WAHS College Commits

March 11, 2020

Lilly Argenbright, University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill, Rowing “I chose UNC because I felt at...

Seagraves Swings into a New Chapter

Seagraves Swings into a New Chapter

May 30, 2019

Senior Gavin Segraves has dominated in Albemarle County tennis ever since he moved here in his junior...

Boys and Girls Take Swim and Dive Titles

Boys and Girls Take Swim and Dive Titles

February 28, 2019

The Western boys and girls swim and dive teams made a huge statement at the state meet this past wee...

Girl's Basketball Wins Back-to-Back Jefferson District Title

Girl’s Basketball Wins Back-to-Back Jefferson District Title

February 14, 2019

The Western Albemarle girls basketball team secured the title as Jefferson District champions for the seco...

Rece Davis: “(UVA) is a great place for us to come.”

February 14, 2019

For the fourth time in the last five years, ESPN's College GameDay paid a visit to John Paul Jones Arena....

Tom Off Two: Interview with Basketball Player Tommy Mangrum

Tommy Mangrum is averaging 19.9 ppg this season

Evan Hajek, Sports Editor

February 11, 2019

What goals do you have for yourself this season? For myself, I guess just play better than I did last ...

Thinking Outside the Gym

Thinking Outside the Gym

February 7, 2019

Western Albemarle has worked to expand our athletic resources, including the construction of an auxiliar...

Davidson practices the karate style Shotokan, hoping to make it to the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo

Georgia Davidson Aims for Olympic Trials

January 31, 2019

For the first time in Olympic history, Kumite, a form of karate will be offered during the Tokyo Oly...

Cross Country Enjoys Early Success

Cross Country Enjoys Early Success

October 12, 2018

The Western Albemarle cross country program is having a great season from both the boys and girls te...