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The new fresh faces of basketball

The new fresh faces of basketball

Paige Schepperley, Staff Writer

January 27, 2017

“Being on the basketball team has been great,” Vernon said. “I love traveling with the team and riding the bus places together. It can be a lot of work at times but it is extremely rewarding and I wouldn’t trade this opportunity for anything else.”

Track and Field continues to sprint toward the finish line

Track and Field continues to sprint toward the finish line

Emma Taurence, Staff Writer

January 26, 2017

The indoor track and field team, along with Coach Ann Graham, are dedicated to their sport throughout the entire winter and diligently practice as much as possible. From working hard at practices each week to competing at meets throughout the season, the team constantly aims for faster times and higher scores.

Women’s basketball shoots for Cap 8 title

Women’s basketball shoots for Cap 8 title

Michael Magnuson, Staff Writer

December 20, 2016

“We finished 4th in the CAP8 with a 7-7 record, and we started 3 freshmen last year so hopefully that year of experience will prove to be helpful,” said Wollett. “We always have a goal to win the CAP 8 conference.”

Wrestlers hopeful for Mideast Regional Championships

Joseph Ortiz, Website Editor

December 20, 2016

The Wakefield wrestling program continues to win matches this year, placing in every tournament they compete in. Knowing what they are doing right and what improvements they need to make will be key to their success in the future.

Five athletes commit to colleges

Five athletes commit to colleges

Brendan Fusik, Sports Editor

December 7, 2016

Recently, five Wakefield athletes publicly signed to their future home and university. All of the student athletes looked eager to finish their high school education and move onto their college experience. Not all universities are the same so we asked each athlete what made them choose their future school. Hunter Stephens (...

Basketball team shoots for State Championships

Paige Schepperley, Staff Writer

December 2, 2016

“Everyone that is on the team is there because they are talented and willing to put in the work in order to be successful. We win as a team and we lose as a team so no matter what we have each others backs.” ~Ciannamea

Wakefield swim team propels toward improvement

Wakefield swim team propels toward improvement

Brendan Fusik, Sports Editor

November 30, 2016

The Wakefield swim team of 2016 recently had their first swim meet of the year. The boys placed third and the girls placed fourth in the meet against Millbrook, Leesville, and Sanderson.  For the last couple years, the swim team has not been greatly successful, however the swimmers always manage to...

Women’s golf team wins the CAP-8 championship three years in a row

Women’s golf team wins the CAP-8 championship three years in a row

Joseph Ortiz, Website Editor

November 8, 2016

“They’re leaders on and off the golf course. I am honored to be able to coach and get to know these bright young ladies.” ~Rietz

Cross Country hopes for brighter future

Cross Country hopes for brighter future

Michael Magnuson, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016

“I think this year was successful. We didn’t place that well in Cap 8, but as individuals I think the kids did well. I hope that next season my top runners can come back at the beginning of the season where they are right now.” ~Coach Schug

Wakefield men’s soccer team looks to the future

Wakefield men’s soccer team looks to the future

Emma Taurence, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016

“We worked really hard at the beginning of the season and despite the record, we have continued to work hard throughout, stay positive and work to improve both individually and as a team.” ~Cantrell

Wakefield volleyball slams the competition

Wakefield volleyball slams the competition

Brendan Fusik, Staff Writer

October 14, 2016

“I predicted that we would be second in the conference right behind Broughton and our only loss would be to Broughton, which are in fact both true.” ~Benda

Enloe can’t hang with the Wakefield crew

Enloe can’t hang with the Wakefield crew

Paige Schepperley, Staff Writer

October 14, 2016

“We have been working hard during practices and trying to stay focused every day by knowing what needs to be accomplished." ~McKay

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