Falcons kick off football season

West Henderson football began their official season this past Monday, Feb. 8. The Falcons are looking for another successful year despite their season getting pushed back.Their schedule begins with a scrimmage...

Recap: Falcon win against Watuaga Pioneers

The West Henderson volleyball team went up against Watauga High on Thursday Jan. 14. The Lady Falcons traveled to Watauga’s home court for the second game of the playoffs. West started the game off scoring...

Student athletes struggle with season changes

For the past four years, the last month of summer has always brought me the most joy. It is not because I went to the beach, the pool or even on a road trip. Instead, it was starting the school volleyball...

A record-breaking night of athletics

A record-breaking night occurred for West Henderson athletics as seniors Alec Baynard and Ben Bryson broke two school records on Tuesday, Feb. 4. Baynard broke the record for most wrestling match wins with...

Preview: volleyball state championship

The West Henderson women's volleyball team has advanced to the North Carolina 3A volleyball state championship, and will face off against the Chapel Hill High School varsity volleyball team on Saturday, Nov. 9...

Falcons beat Eagles 41-10

The West Henderson Falcon football team won their third game of the season against the East Henderson Eagles on Friday, Sept. 6, 41-10. “Any time you play a county school everything is more on the line,”...

Baseball team headed to playoffs

The West Henderson Falcons baseball team defeated the Asheville Cougars in the first round of playoffs with a 6-3 win on May 2. They are now moving on to the second round of playoffs to take on Northwest...

Player of the Week: Claire Johnson

The West softball team has had their challenges this year, but said they are optimistic about the rest of the season. The team, consisting of primarily upperclassman, is full of depth and potential, according...