Varsity Hockey Starts Season With A Slam!

Melissa Strome

November 22, 2016

Laker Varsity Hockey defeated Troy Athens in their opening game of the season. The Lakers started off down, but managed to battle back to even and then eventually win the game. The Lakers had lots of practice, but nothing prepared them for this. Starting off slowly, Troy clinched a 3-1 lead. "Even when we were down a ...

Upcoming Winter Sports

Upcoming Winter Sports

Ryan Horwitz

November 16, 2016

The fall sports season is over at West Bloomfield High School, and the Lakers are now transitioning into the winter sports season. The winter season includes the following sports: boy's basketball, girl's basketball, snowboarding, skiing, wrestling, competitive cheer, figure skating, gymnastics, hockey,...

From Kicks to Concussions

From Kicks to Concussions

Deepa Jha and Ryan Horwitz

November 3, 2016

 Imagine if one mistake could stop you from doing what you love. That's exactly what happens to thousands of soccer players every year.     Multiple injuries can take a player out of the game temporarily. These injuries can include things as trivial as an ankle sprain. Sprains are the most com...

West Bloomfield snatches victory against Farmington High School

West Bloomfield snatches victory against Farmington High School

Ryan Horwitz

October 25, 2016

The Lakers faced Farmington High School at 7 o'clock on Friday, October 21 at West Bloomfield High School and finished on top with a final score of 56-13. The Lakers struck first and without hesitation when Davion Johnson, running back, received the ball from a direct snap and dashed 80 yards for...

Lakers dominate Troy Athens

Lakers dominate Troy Athens

Ari Felhandler

October 20, 2016

After suffering grueling back-to-back losses to both opponent Southfield A & T and rival Clarkston High School, the West Bloomfield High School Varsity football team was able to bounce back with authority against their Troy Athens competition to win 49-21. The Lakers entered this highly contested mat...

Varsity Boys Tennis Regionals

Varsity Boys Tennis Regionals

Melissa Strome and Ryan Horwitz

October 10, 2016

The West Bloomfield varsity boys tennis team was within arms reach of reaching their team goal of advancing to states, last Thursday, October 5. The Lakers almost achieved their goal of moving on to the MHSAA state tournament, however the team fell two points short and did not advance. Although l...

Field Hockey Senior Night

Field Hockey Senior Night

Melissa Strome

October 4, 2016

Senior Field Hockey Night was a night that the seniors on the team will always remember. Monday, September 26 marked the night that field hockey athletes were able to showcase the hard work that they put in during their entire high school career. Even with the defeat by Brighton with a final score of 2-1, the ...

Lakers Score Big Against Stoney Creek

Lakers Score Big Against Stoney Creek

Madison Ruiz, Melissa Strome, and Ari Felhandler

September 27, 2016

The West Bloomfield High School football team competed against Stoney Creek at the annual action packed homecoming game. The Lakers' record was 2-2 prior to the highly anticipated match, but thanks to everyone's excitement the Lakers were able to improve t0 3-2.    The game had an eventful start with St...

Innocent Mistake, Harsh Rule

Innocent Mistake, Harsh Rule

Ari Felhandler

September 27, 2016

The West Bloomfield High School Lakers plowed through their fierce rival Birmingham Groves in a thrilling overtime 31-28 victory in the first match of the season. However, the celebrations were cut short as WBHS was stripped of their victory due to a technical error made by the West Bloomfield Athletic...

Senior Girls Dominate Powderpuff Game

Senior Girls Dominate Powderpuff Game

Ryan Horwitz and Jo Fogarasi

September 23, 2016

The seniors once again defeated the juniors during the 2016 annual powderpuff game with a final score of 12-0. There were some major plays for the seniors on Wednesday, September 21st that were key aspects of the victory. Destini Cannon, senior, scored a 40 yard touchdown run to put the seniors ahead...

Laker Varsity Football wins 3rd game against Lake Orion

Laker Varsity Football wins 3rd game against Lake Orion

Madison Ruiz and Melissa Strome

September 13, 2016

The West Bloomfield High School Varsity football team competed against Lake Orion Friday, September 9th at 7:00 pm. This was their third game and second home game of the season. The game began with a quick touchdown by Lake Orion. However, don’t be fooled, the Lakers soon hastened their comeback...

Serving Up Their Senior Year!

Serving Up Their Senior Year!

Lauryn Azu

May 24, 2016

This year’s seniors on the WBHS Boy’s tennis team had a good season, closing out the year with three wins, four losses, and two ties. This team finished with one of the top records in their league, and also the four doubles team was league champion. Boy’s tennis wrapped up with an above 0.50...

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