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Wrestling into the postseason

January 16, 2018 8:30pm | Josh Pike

Wrestling is something that often doesn’t get as many fans cheering compared to other sports like football and basketball, but it is a sport that definitely deserves recognition. So far this year, the New Berlin Wrestling  team has competed in dual meets and multiple tournaments. […]

WIAA conference realignment creates controversy

June 8, 2017 6:04pm | Katey Devine

Change. A word embraced by some, but dreaded by others. Change in the form of conference realignment is not a new concept here in Southeastern Wisconsin. Conferences commonly become realigned as some schools leave and others join. In 2012, our own Woodland Conference saw a […]

Review Of Super Bowl Ads

March 1, 2017 2:28pm | Wesley Evans

The Super Bowl is over, and with the largest televised event in America having aired, it’s time to analyze the most important thing about the big game: the ads. The ads for Super Bowl LI were definitely not as great as the game, which many […]

Best ski and snow places near by

February 8, 2017 2:00pm | Wesley Evans

Winter is here, and with the snowy season in full effect, many have dusted off their skis and snowboards to hit the slopes. Unfortunately, lots of people don’t know places close to Southeastern Wisconsin to ski/snowboard. If you’re one of those people, don’t worry. Ranked […]

United Boys Dig Their Way to 3rd Consecutive State Trip

December 20, 2016 2:02pm | Alaina Ward

New Berlin United had another victorious season this year, finishing with a record of 25-12 and falling just short of the state championship game. It was the team’s third straight trip to state in the last three years. In the state semifinal match against Catholic […]

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 […]