By John Devereaux WABC Liaison Westford Academy’s home opener against the Chelmsford Lions turned for the worst as the Ghosts took a heartbreaking loss to their rivals by a score of 31-0. Chelmsford’s offense looked cold to start as they were held to only two drives and no points in the first quarter. This was in part due to WA’s defense. It looked promising in the first quarter, with a couple of tackles to stop big gains and a huge sack by senior Mike Burns to stop a small drive that Chelmsford was starting. At the end of the first…
In a Friday night game on September fifth, the Varsity Girls’ Volleyball team suffered a tough loss to Algonquin High School, losing three matches to one.
by Kathleen McAleese Managing Editor Three of the returning Boys’ Varsity Volleyball players wait in anticipation for the opposition’s serve. They support each other on the court; they stand in different positions, yet they communicate and perform with precision as they call out each others names. These three members of the team have been named captains for the upcoming 2015 spring season. Conor Hanly, Dustin Torgerson, and Peter Hurley were named captains by Coach Russell Coward earlier this year. The three hold, what they would conceive, as reasonable expectations for the coming season. “We’d like to make the tournament,” said…
Seniors Matt Taglienti and Cody Hamel are planning to join the armed services next year, joining the Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) program and Navy, respectively.
Throwing oneself up in the air and over a pole may seem impossible and strange to most people, but for junior Qadir Barnard-Pratt, this is completely normal and an event in which he excels.
Social Studies teacher Scott Cruikshank spends his time in the summer teaching at a local acting camp.
SSPA, a theater arts camp at WA, has been introducing new participants to the art of acting for the past nine years.
Senior Dayle Welch is participating in a gap year program in Africa in the fall.