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Cross Country team wins big in Saturday meet

Jack Roberts, Sports Editor

September 1, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, News, Sports

Arvada West’s cross-country team placed first in both the men’s and women’s Cross Country races this Saturday, August 26 at the annual D’Evelyn Dash 5K race.   The meet was attended by over a thousand runners from 35 differe...

AWest is about to get a lot more a’track’tive

Caitlin Danborn, Reporter

October 31, 2016

Filed under News, Sports

The current track at Arvada West High School is fifty-three years old--literally as old as the school--and is only one lane, made of rock, gravel, and cinder. However, the Friends of the Wildcats Foundation is working to change that. The Friends of the W...

Slowing down the pace, holding back the team

Scott Kordziel, Reporter

January 23, 2014

Filed under Sports

   In the 2012-2013 regular season, the Denver Nuggets were playing their best basketball since joining the NBA in 1974. The team totaled 57 wins in an 82 game season, a new franchise record. Then, they lost in the first ro...

White bleeds purple

Jake Regan, Editor

November 12, 2013

Filed under Sports

   Charles “CJ” White  is a football player and a junior at Arvada West High School. White has been playing football since he was 6 years old when his dad first gave him the opportunity to play by telling him to be athlet...