West Springfield High School Newspaper

The Oracle

West Springfield High School Newspaper

The Oracle

West Springfield High School Newspaper

The Oracle

Winter Sport Scores
Girls Varsity Basketball Results
Boys Varsity Basketball Results
Fall Sport Scores
Varsity Football Results
Varsity Field Hockey Results
Spring Sport Scores
Varsity Baseball Results
Varsity Softball Results
Boys Varsity Soccer Results
Girls Varsity Soccer Results
Boys Varsity Lacrosse Results
Girls Varsity Lacrosse Results
The Girls Cross Country team posing together for a group photo after competing at the Nike Cross Regionals (NXR). After sweeping first place at Districts and Regionals, they finished third at States and finished third in an unusually small field of 10 teams at NXR.
Girls Cross Country dominance continues
Robbie Kugler, Viewpoint Editor • December 16, 2021

This year, the Girls Cross Country team was in complete contrast with the Boys team. Both teams swept first place at Districts and Regionals,...

The Boys Cross Country team posing at Regionals. They swept first place at District and Regionals this year, powered primarily by the efforts of their senior runners.
A swan song for XC seniors
Robbie Kugler, Viewpoint Editor • December 16, 2021

Cross Country athletes finally concluded their lengthy season with the Nike Cross Regionals (NXR), competing in the Southeast regional meet against...

George Mason, similar to other programs within the area, faces a new season full of change and challenges.
College basketball tips off locally
Robert Morrison, Sports Editor • December 16, 2021

The men’s 2021-2022 college basketball season is now underway and teams within the area have resumed competition after a COVID-ridden season...

NBA stadiums are back to being packed full of fans but the growing conflict within the league has some worried about the future yet to come.
NBA off to rough and rocky start to 75th season
Luke Yates, Entertainment Editor • December 16, 2021

The last two years have been challenging for all sports, basketball included. From the 2019-2020 bubble playoffs to the empty arenas and uncertainty...

Manny Baskerville plays quarterback in place of the injured Adrian Mejia during the Homecoming game against Oakton. Mejia is one of many athletes across the sports world who has fallen plague to injury this year, as the wave of injuries is affecting not only the rest of high school athletics, but college and professional sports as well.
Wave of injuries strikes athletic world
Brendan Talbot, ETC. Editor • October 28, 2021

Injury rates in athletics have increased dramatically both in high school football and the athletic world at large. The Spartan football team...