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NBW girls hit it out of the park

June 6, 2016 1:12pm |

On Tuesday, April 12th, in just the 3rd game of the season, the New Berlin West girl’s softball team took home a great victory against rival school Eisenhower. “The girls really put a lot of work into it,” Assistant coach Tim Minik stated, “They should […]

2015-2016 wrestling enjoying successful season

February 5, 2016 11:38pm |

As the 2015-2016 New Berlin Varsity Wrestling season starts, athletes are getting prepared for a physically and mentally challenging season. Coach Patrick Detmer says that he is looking forward to the season and seeing the one year older and more experienced team, out on the […]

Seniors make a splash at last home meet

February 5, 2016 11:34pm |

On January 6, the New Berlin Marlins boys co-op swim program took part in a historic meet for the team. Not only was it senior night, but it was also the last time the Marlins would have a meet at West’s pool, as the upcoming […]

Winter sports preview

November 20, 2015 2:54pm |

As the fall sports season comes to a close, athletes and coaches alike are gearing up for what the next season has in store. Winter sports include boys swim, girls and boys basketball, and wrestling. Boys Swim: The Marlin’s co-op swim team, coached by Ryan […]

Football team reflects on season, improving for the future

November 20, 2015 2:52pm |

The New Berlin West Vikings varsity football team had a bit of a rough season, going 2-9. They have lost games against Milwaukee Lutheran, Pius, Greendale, Pewaukee, and Eisenhower among others. “The biggest problem facing our team is that we’re beating ourselves up,” Says New […]

“With the first pick in the NFL draft…”

May 14, 2015 7:43am |

Between April 30 and May 2 of 2015, the NFL draft occurred at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, located in Chicago, IL. All 32 NFL teams geared up to choose between the nation’s top college football prospects. Many notable names from the NCAA were […]

March Madness- frolf style

March 20, 2015 8:21am |

Juniors at New Berlin West have partaken in an up and coming sport and are on the road to success. What started as a trip to play a round of frolf has become a rapidly growing institution. Although juniors make up a majority of the […]

Tips to a successful March Madness bracket

March 17, 2015 7:54am |

Every March, millions of college basketball enthusiasts put their knowledge to the test filling out a NCAA bracket. Although it is one of the most difficult things to do, considering no one has ever created the perfect bracket, there are multiple ways to give yourself […]

NCAA tournament preview

March 12, 2015 8:13am |

With the 2015 NCAA tournament approaching and Championship Week (conference championship games) upon us, here is a preview to what the tournament field will look like when it is announced next Sunday, March 15. The number one seeds are already set. They are the undefeated […]

Girls basketball advances to Sectional Finals

March 12, 2015 7:58am |

On Thursday March 5, the New Berlin West Lady Vikings defeated Cudahy in the Sectional Semi-Final game. The Lady Vikings advanced one more time in the playoff rounds and will now be playing in the Sectional Final game this upcoming Saturday. The stands were a […]