Varsity volleyball started off their season with a win at Elk Grove 26-24, 25-23 in an intense match. Sophomore Krysta B. is pictured crushing a ball to add to the lead. Freshman Clare O. adds “This was a great way to start my volleyball career off at West.” Come support the girls at their first home game Thursday at 6!Read More
Westerner Editors| Aug 21, 2018
Girls Varsity Tennis: First doubles team Marie B. and Hana D. beat Fenton today during the first away game of the season. “It’s still the beginning of the season, so I have a lot to improve on, but I’m off to a good start,” sophomore Hana D. said.Read More
Overall, the Maine West team won against Fenton 5-0.
Westerner Editors| Aug 20, 2018
Getting ready to serve dinner, Voice for the Nameless helps out at Inspiration Corporation. “This has changed from being a simple volunteer opportunity to an ongoing experience that has helped me be a better person, but more importantly, it makes people’s lives better,” senior Abdi Mustafa said.Read More
Westerner Editors| Aug 15, 2018
Girls tennis, along with other fall sports, are starting their seasons already! Come support our varsity girls tomorrow at 4:30 at their first home game. “I’m really impressed with the new players on varsity, and I think this season will be great because I’m only seeing improvement,” junior Alex M. said.Read More
Westerner Editors| Jun 16, 2018
The Taste of Des Plaines was held over the course of two days, Friday and Saturday in downtown Des Plaines. The festival featured free live music, different games, food from local restaurants, wine, and even a climbing wall. Many were able to enjoy their time listening to the live bands in the designated seated area, while others with children were provided a family area full of different games.Read More
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