Archive for Sports

Renovations long overdue for Spratt

December 3, 2014 Comments

Albert Shelby

Unless sports are absolutely irrelevant to you, I am pretty sure you have heard about the renovations that plan to take place at Spratt Stadium. For the longest time, I have suggested that we do something with Spratt, because, as time had passed, our stadium was starting to look old. The field and its surroundings […]

Dareon Jones profile: The gentle giant

December 3, 2014 Comments

Albert Shelby

He sports the number 15 in honor of his favorite player Carmelo Anthony from the New York Knicks. Can Western forward Dareon Jones play like Anthony? That’s for you to decide. One thing that Jones does have that shows resemblance to Anthony: his warm-hearted spirit on and off the court. When Anthony is on the […]

Coach Weiberg’s competitive bunch

December 3, 2014 Comments

Albert Shelby

Coach Brett Weiberg’s first season at the helm was like a roller coaster ride. The season started off promising, but injuries, eligibility issues and lack of team chemistry ultimately derailed their season. Weiberg is back for his second year and feels a lot more comfortable than before. After losing some key seniors, he had to […]

High powered teams clash in MIAA opener

December 3, 2014 Comments

Michael Penn

Western will put their four-game win streak on the line, as they begin MIAA play against the Fort Hays State University Tigers. Through the first six games of the season, Western compiled a 5-1 record including a 110-49 win against Robert Morris College and a four game home win streak. During their success, the Griffons are […]

Heartbreaking loss ends historic season

November 12, 2014 Comments

Michael Penn

Western’s historic season came to an end Wednesday with a loss to Fort Hays State University in the first round of the MIAA Tournament. The Griffons entered the MIAA Tournament for the first time in school history as the sixth seed. Throughout the game they relied on their stout defense to take them into double-overtime, […]

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