The Roar

Theater department sets sail with ‘Anything Goes’

February 26, 2020

The ship is docked and ready for departure into a tale of romance, deception, and comedy. The production team cordially invites you to come and see “Anything Goes,” the spring musical about an evangelist-turned-nightclub singe...

JV basketball looks to next season

February 26, 2020

The junior varsity basketball team ended with a 1-17 record, so obviously the team is looking to improve during the offseason. A handful of players are bound to be promoted to the varsity team, but the majority of the team wil...

Rapper Pop Smoke dead at 20

February 24, 2020

Bashar Jackson, also known the Brooklyn rapper Pop Smoke, died Wednesday morning in Los Angeles during what appeared to be a home invasion. He was 20 years old. "I honestly really liked his music,” Bryson Louse (9) said....

Research students reflect as presentations begin

February 21, 2020

Science Research students at West Shore began their presentations at the Melbourne Square Mall Friday. The classes have been preparing all year, and now that the work is done they are beginning to look back on their preparations...

Purrfections to perform before Nationals

February 20, 2020

The dance season is drawing to a close and the national competition is weeks away. The  Purrfections dance team has learned and prepared three routines to bring to the competition. Before leaving, however, the dancers will perfo...

Busy schedule moves Valentine celebration

February 19, 2020

Valentine's Day is a time to show your affection and bring love and joy to those around you; however, this year, the story tells a different tale. Many teachers simply do not have the time for the holiday, choose to not celebrate,...

Lake Highland Prep ends girls’ soccer title run

February 19, 2020

Despite winning time-of-possession, the girls' soccer team lost to Lake Highland Prep 3-1 Tuesday night in the Class 3A, Region 2 final in Orlando. The Lady Wildcats (16-3-3) fell one match short of making the Final Four for the...

Himes, Garridolee pace track meet

February 19, 2020

Ashley Himes (10) placed 14th out of 39 runners in the 1600-meter run to pace West Shore at the Merritt Island Invitational track meet Feb. 14. “I felt like I did well, but could have done better,” Hilmes said.  ...

Boys’ lacrosse season opens Tuesday

February 14, 2020

The boys’ lacrosse team will open the season at Cocoa Beach on Tuesday at 6 p.m., but not before participating in a Saturday preseason tournament against Melbourne and Rockledge which will be held at Melbourne Central Catho...

Boys’ lacrosse eyes season-opener

January 29, 2020

After nearly four months of lacrosse conditioning, the boys' team is preparing to start the season. The team opens with a preseason tournament at Cocoa Beach on Feb. 18 followed by a regular season-opener home game against Melbourne ...

Distance runners ready for track season

January 28, 2020

High-school track has only just begun, but for many runners training started when the last season ended. Distance runners have continued their training from the cross-country season up to now by competing in local competitions...

’Minecraft:’ One update received, another anticipated

January 28, 2020

Last month we saw the release of the “Minecraft” 1.15 update, which added unexpected creatures to the game: bees. Not only bees, but their hives, and several bee-related mechanics have players buzzing with excitement. The vi...

Science Research prepares for presentations

January 28, 2020

Students in Science Research are beginning to practice and prepare their projects for presentations coming up later this semester at the Melbourne Square Mall. They are starting to learn the ways in which to respond to a judge...

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