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Girls Varsity Basketball: Season In Review

| 02/23/2015 | 0 Comments

This season did not go quite as planned for the Girls Varsity Basketball team. After starting off strong with a win in their second game, the girls ended their season with only two more wins, losing fourteen more. The final record of 2-12 in conference and 3-15 overall was much lower than they had hoped […]

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Boys Basketball Wins Second Straight

| 01/12/2015 | 0 Comments

Following a key comeback win vs Copaige, the Colts faced Centerreach on Thursday with hopes of remaining undefeated in the league. The team came out strong, leading 14-0 after the first quarter and 42-12 at the half. The Colts never looked back, as the game ended with a score of 84-26. The team was led […]

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Boys Basketball Suffers First Loss of Season

| 01/04/2015 | 0 Comments

After a strong 4-0 start to the season, the varsity basketball team lost its first game to Holy Trinity, one of the top teams on Long Island. After a strong start that had the Colts leading 25-13 at the end of the first quarter, the rest of the game was controlled by Holy Trinity, resulting in […]

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Boys Basketball Starts Season with a Win

| 12/11/2014 | 0 Comments

Hundreds of fans filled the gyms bleachers as the Colts took on Hills East in a non-league matchup, Wests’ first game of the season. The game started our close, as the score was 10-9 after the first quarter. A run late in the second quarter led by a thunderous dunk by Richard Altenord and capped […]

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Winter Spirit Day for a Cause

| 12/07/2014 | 0 Comments
Winter Spirit Day for a Cause

At High School West, homecoming week is often one of the greatest highlights of the year for students and teachers. However, more often than not, students feel as if the school spirit and pride portrayed during the week of homecoming was short lived. During the fall pep rally, students get a chance to show off […]

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Hills West Girls Basketball Loses to East Islip in the Final Seconds

| 01/20/2014 | 0 Comments

This Wednesday the Hills West Girls Basketball played a thrilling game against East Islip. West’s starters senior Dani Desabato, junior Brittany Hodge, sophomores Alyse McAlpine and Samantha Pierre-Louis, and freshman Tori Harris, started off the game with high intensity. The girls were in their element and and had excellent defense, offense and overall teamwork. When […]

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The Colts Pick Up Their Fifth Win against East Islip

| 01/15/2014 | 0 Comments

The West Varsity Basketball team played their eighth game of the season yesterday against East Islip. Hills went into the game with a four and two conference record, while East Islip had a three and four conference record. The Colts beat East Islip by a score of 58 to 49. Senior Terry Harris led the […]

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Hills West Girls Basketball Loses to West Babylon

| 01/12/2014 | 0 Comments

This Thursday the Hills West girls basketball team had a tough matchup against West Babylon. They played well but struggled in the first half of the game. The girls gave up the ball too easily on offense, having numerous turnovers from bad passes. Furthermore they had trouble finding good opportunities to shoot the ball. With […]

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