West Springfield High School Newspaper

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West Springfield High School Newspaper

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West Springfield High School Newspaper

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Students celebrate the return of fall football with the Spartans home opening victory against Mount Vernon High School. After a year and a half of virtual learning, students show their excitement to be back in-person for  school sporting events.
Return of fall football
Robert Morrison, Sports Editor • September 29, 2021

With the resumption of fall football underway, feelings of widespread unity among the student body have begun to reveal themselves and emerge...

While WS athletic facilities have reopened to the public again, mask mandates indoors and other COVID-19 safety protocols are still in effect.
COVID-19 protocols spark discussion for student athletes
Brendan Talbot, ETC. Editor • September 29, 2021

As the fall sports season kicks off, let’s revisit how athletes are keeping safe during the pandemic and what they think about the safety precautions....

Senior Ashley Smith high jumping.
Stellar seniors
Robbie Kugler, Staff Writer • May 23, 2021

WS track athletes recently competed in their one and only home meet of the spring track season. The event doubled as Senior Night, where students...

Cross County mishap leads to new mask policies for Fall/Spring sports
Cross County mishap leads to new mask policies for Fall/Spring sports
Ella Johnson, Staff Writer • May 21, 2021

In the midst of fall sports in April, senior Jane Bruenjes was running a cross country race when she passed out, all while wearing a mask. Intense...

The team is setting up for the start of their routine at states. Each athlete gets into position and waits for the music to start playing.
Cheer team competes at states
Anne Foote, Staff Writer • May 14, 2021

West Springfield Spartan Cheerleading has won regionals and placed third at states during their competition season after spending months in preparation.  “I...