Lakers Anchor Up for the Season

Lakers Anchor Up for the Season

Ryan Horwitz
May 19, 2017
Filed under Check It Out, Sports

The Lakers finished their post-season run yesterday with a tough loss to the Lake Orion Dragons. Throughout the season the Lakers saw much improvement. From simple things like handling, passing, and shooting to the more intricate things including running plays, defensive formation, and rolling lines....

Lakers Taking Big Shot in David and Goliath Game

Lakers Taking Big Shot in David and Goliath Game

Ryan Horwitz
May 18, 2017
Filed under Check It Out, Showcase, Sports

Tonight at 7 pm, the varsity Lakers Lacrosse team will be facing not only Lake Orion High School, but the odds stacked against them. The Lakers have had a tough season, winning only 2 games out of 11. Tonight they will be facing Lake Orion High School, a dominant force in the Lacrosse realm, ranked...

Victory for the Ages

Victory for the Ages

Ari Felhandler and Ryan Horwitz
May 8, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

WEST BLOOMFIELD- A lacrosse intensity actively in display from many years prior returned tonight to this struggling Laker team.   The West Bloomfield High School boys lacrosse team faced off against Warren Mott High School on the Lakers’ home field. Each team desperately needed to improve u...

Lakers Lacrosse Making Improvements

Lakers Lacrosse Making Improvements

Ryan Horwitz and Ari Felhandler
April 26, 2017
Filed under Check It Out, Sports

On Tuesday, April 25 the Lakers suffered a heartbreaking 11-10 loss in the final seconds of their best game yet against Motor City Club Lacrosse. Yesterday's game was the Lakers best so far this season, with goals coming in bunches. Nick Long (10) aided the Lakers' effort by scoring 3 goals, along...

WB Girls JV Soccer beat Dearborn 8-0

Madison Ruiz
April 13, 2017
Filed under Check It Out, Sports

The west Bloomfield girls Junior Varsity soccer team defeated Dearborn Fordson Wednesday, April 12 8 to 0. West Bloomfield dominated the field within the first few minutes.In the first half the lakers took lead scoring 7 goals in the first 30 minutes. Lakers Tori Ramfos, Chloe Gasso, and Gabbie Green ...

Wildcats Roar Past Lakers

Wildcats Roar Past Lakers

Ari Felhandler
April 11, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

WEST BLOOMFIELD- Wildcats gnaw away at defeated and defenseless Lakers. The West Bloomfield High School varsity lacrosse team looked to take on a very talented and well strung Oxford offense on Tuesday, April 11 after suffering a grueling defeat to Chelsea. Oxford absolutely dominated the offensiv...

Laker Lacrosse Looking to Make Improvements

Laker Lacrosse Looking to Make Improvements

Ryan Horwitz
March 29, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Laker Lacrosse season is off to a start, so far two games in to the season. On Friday, March 24th, the JV and Varsity teams had their first games of the season against Utica Ford. Freshmen Sam Hughes and Sverre Sears played very well for the first game, scoring 4 and 3 goals respectively. Juniors...

The Mighty, Mighty Lakers

The Mighty, Mighty Lakers

Melissa Strome and Ari Felhandler
March 24, 2017
Filed under Sports

The Breslin bound Lakers blew past the Troy Colts in the quarterfinals at the University of Detroit Mercy's Calihan Hall in Detroit. West Bloomfield made their way to the playoffs with an adequate 12-8 record to go along with a stunning buzzer beater against Novi to win 67-66 to make it to the Class A...

Lakers Take Over Calihan Hall

Lakers Take Over Calihan Hall

Melissa Strome and Ryan Horwitz
March 21, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Tonight the varsity basketball team will be contending for a spot in the final four. The Lakers will be in an all-out battle with Troy High School at 7 pm in Calihan Hall in the quarter finals match. Students are encouraged to wear green and support the boys as they compete in the tournament in hopes to c...

PLAYOFF MATCH: Lakers Prevail Over Highlanders

PLAYOFF MATCH: Lakers Prevail Over Highlanders

Ari Felhandler
March 14, 2017
Filed under Sports

HOWELL- The Lakers devour the spotlight set on the long-awaited regional trophy.   The valiant Lakers prevailed despite a tirelessly fought match by Howell High School. The Lakers’ offense exploded early on, dominating the board and maintaining the offensive tempo. This Lakers 36-23 halft...

“L Boyz” to kickoff season against Walled Lake Western

“L Boyz” to kickoff season against Walled Lake Western

Kori Tucker
March 13, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

       This Laker Football update is brought to you by beginning sports writer Kori Tucker, junior. Stay tuned for more articles written by Beginning Writing for Publication students.          Coming soon this August, West Bloomfield High School and Walled Lake Western will be opening up thei...

(Lacrosse) Spring Fever

(Lacrosse) Spring Fever

Ryan Horwitz and Ari Felhandler
March 2, 2017
Filed under Check It Out, Showcase, Sports

The 2017 lacrosse season is approaching swiftly as the snow begins to melt and the flowers begin to blossom. The Lakers struggled last year with a losing record as they endured a long, tough regular season schedule. Last year’s Lakers fought with conviction and pride in their first round playoff m...

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