Articles in the Sports Category
By Ella Prussa
Varsity baseball team went in to the district tournament with a 11-14 record and came out proving their record wrong. First, they upset the number 1 seed Millard North, then upset North Star in the second round of districts.
Under Coach Doug Kaltenberger, the team will move on to the state tournament hoping to earn some more wins. The team will meet Papillion LaVista South Saturday, May 11 at 10 a.m. at Werner Park.
The boys and girls track and field team is going to Lincoln High today, April, 25 for the city championship.
All students participating in the events will be dismissed from school at 11:40, the field events will start first at 1:30. The track events will start at 3:25. The meet is going to run late into the night, it is predicted to go until 8 p.m. but will will run ahead of schedule if all possible.
By Chance Farley
A track meet is at Wesleyan on March 9. Athletes have to be at the complex by 9 a.m. There will be a parent meeting at 9:30 a.m with head coach Ryan Mahoney and the meet begins at 10 a.m.
Some events maybe off schedule depending on the number of heats for each event.
All spectators and athletes must be out of the complex by 1 p.m.
By Amanda Hoyt
Spring is near, and with that comes spring sports! Within the past week some tryouts got canceled because of the snow but for others hard work at tryouts we now know who made the team. Check out the Varsity teams for Soccer and baseball!
Varsity Team for boys Soccer is:
Varsity team for girls Soccer is:
By Taylor LaCouture
Lincoln Southwest played Southeast for the district championship to head to state Feb. 26. This was the last game of the season to see who would be district champs.
Unfortunately Southwest lost 75 to 54, but it was a good crowd and they supported our Hawk basketball team. Students wore white masks as the theme for the game, and also wore white shirts for support.
It was a good season for the Hawks, and next year will be great too.
SW faces its big rivalry LSE!
This game on Feb. 26 is the A-7 boys basketball district final game. It will determine which team will go to state. The game is at 7 pm in the LSW main gym. The teams first played each other on Dec. 13 with Southeast winning with a final score of 48-45. Lincoln Southwest is the number one seed in the A-7 district and faces Lincoln Southeast which is the number two seed in the A-7 districts. It should be a good game so let’s pack …
By Yeji Lee
Wrestling has been preparing for state by having a strong season this year.
State is being held in Omaha at the CenturyLink Center from Feb. 14 to 16.
Lincoln Southwest is close behind Omaha Burke at 67 and 53 points respectively. With wrestlers such as Kenny Martin easily winning two matches and improving to 42-0, the race to the championship is a close call. Also in the team race are Grand Island and Kearney.
Lincoln Southwest has five semifinalists in the Class A state wrestling championship. Besides Martin, Eric Oltman is …
By Ella Prussa
One sport you don’t hear of very often in Lincoln is hockey; but many Southwest students are involved. The Lincoln Junior Stars hockey team is a part of the Midwest High School Hockey League (MHSHL) with a junior varsity team and a varsity team. For the 2012/2013 season, there are 13Southwest students on the varsity team- Jordan Wright (senior) is team captain and Drew Kober (junior) is a co-captain.
Clearly, the team is filled with Silver Hawks, but students from all around play with the Lincoln teams. Goalie Jarin …
By Chance Farley
Both boys and girls varsity won in their games last night vs Omaha Westside.
Boys: Lincoln Southwest 67, Omaha Westside 64. Boys now have an 11-7 record.
Girls: Lincoln Southwest 51, Omaha Westside 45. Girls now have a 15-3 record.
With these wins it helps boost the confidence of the teams going into tonight’s game at Lincoln Northeast.
Girls play at 5:45 p.m.
Guys play at 7:30 p.m.
Both boys and girls teams met Northeast previously at the HAC holiday tournament and defeated them.
By Brooke Brestel
The Southwest Varsity Swim and Dive Team have a meet tonight at LSW vs. Lincoln High. Diving will start at 4:45 and the swimming will start at 6 p.m.
Boys and girls Varsity Basketball Team have games tomorrow at LSW vs. East High School. The girls varsity game will begin at 5:45 along with the boys JV game and the boys game will begin at 7 along with the girls JV game.
Varsity Wrestling also has a meet on Saturday in Lexington starting at 9 a.m.
Go out this weekend and …