The School Newspaper of West Shore Junior/Senior High School

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  • Thanksgiving holiday. No school Nov. 22-24.

  • Winter sports team photos will be taken Nov. 17 at 3:45 p.m. in the gym.

  • Middle-school play scheduled for Nov. 18 in the school auditorium.

Sophomore drifts from traditional Thanksgiving

November 20, 2017

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Sophomore Bella Stazzone hopes to finalize her vacation plans as Thanksgiving break approaches. The Stazzones are considering going to the Bahamas on a Disney Dream Cruise with relatives from her dad's side of the family. "We...

Girls’ lacrosse workouts begin

November 20, 2017

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The girls’ lacrosse team began team workouts Thursday. The team will hold conditioning on Mondays and there will be open-facility workouts on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Conditioning will be open only to the boys’ and girls...

Tumbling classes boost cheerleaders

November 20, 2017

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Members of the cheerleading team have the opportunity to take tumbling classes at the Extreme All Stars Cheer and Dance. Anyone who is on the cheer team can take tumbling classes once a week on Tuesdays for $35 a month. Cheerleaders...

Injuries deplete Purrfections dance squad

November 20, 2017

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Several Purrfections dancers are hurt or recovering from major injuries, stressing the team as the winter sports season begin. "So there's basically four injuries right now," junior Macie Goldfarb said. "Jessie [Shaw] had a...

Eight selected for All-County bands

November 20, 2017

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Members of school band competed in Brevard’s All-County, an audition where they play scales and etudes and compete for a spot in the All-County Band.  Jack R., an eighth-grade baritone player, placed first chair in the...

French Honor Society inducts 37

November 20, 2017

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Freshmen Shannon Kay and Cassidy Kuhar were two of the 37 students inducted into French Honors Society Nov. 8. "It felt really good since it's like being brought onto a team," Kay said. "I expected there to be fewer people." Kuhar...

Satellite edges depleted boys’ team 2-1

November 20, 2017

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With the absence of seven players who were playing in the Capital Area Soccer League tournament in North Carolina, the boys’ varsity soccer team lost to Satellite 2-1 Thursday. “We knew that we were going to be missing ...

School gymnasium gets benched

November 17, 2017

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Benches were recently installed outside the gym for students to use. The new benches are another addition to the upgrade in athletic facilities. "They were the ones that were in front of the café," Assistant Principal...

Lady Wildcats’ soccer blows out Bayside

November 16, 2017

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Sophomore Jonelle Plahuta assisted on three goals as the Lady Wildcats' soccer team shut out Bayside 7- 0 Monday night. "In the first half we were playing a little slow and we were a little off with the tempo and pace of the...

Basketball teams get new stomping ground

November 13, 2017

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Security upgrades and a redesigned cafeteria were not the only renovations the school underwent during the summer. The Wildcats’ home court was also refurbished. Changes include new two-tone hardwood and team brandings. “The...

Blue-Silver game returns — with modifications

November 13, 2017

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It was girls against the boys — again. The school’s soccer teams brought back the co-ed Blue and Silver game following a two-year hiatus in an attempt to get players and fans excited for the upcoming season. The game kicked...

Boys’ crew fall season comes to a close

November 13, 2017

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The Space Coast boys' varsity crew took its rowing to Augusta, Ga., and Novice crew to Stetson University in Deland to compete on Saturday in the final races of fall season.  "My favorite season in crew is fall season...

Bramel’s return lifts cheer team

November 13, 2017

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With the varsity cheer squad preparing for the upcoming games, challenges and hardships arise, as well as injuries. Sophomore Emmy Bramel has been out of the season due to a knee injury but is now returning for game season. ...

Boys’ soccer preseason opens against Montverde

November 7, 2017

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The boys' soccer preseason opens tonight at 7:30 against Montverde Academy on the Melbourne High School field. "Montverde hasn't lost in five years," sophomore goalkeeper Cooper Stein said. "So I'm hoping we can at least keep...

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