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...

Wrestling team takes conference championship title

On Thursday, Jan. 23, the West Henderson Falcons routed the Enka Jets by a score of 32 to 25, winning the Western Mountain Athletic Conference title, and maintaining their unbeaten streak up to this point in...

Teacher appreciation match inspires wrestlers

As he walked under the spotlight, junior Jackson Chandler saw his favorite teacher, Rebecca Hanson, sitting beside his coaches on the bench. He knew that she was there to support him no matter the outcome of...

Junior achieves 100 and counting

Alec Baynard, junior, beat his personal goal of 100 wrestling wins on Jan. 2 when he pinned his opponent in the gymnasium of North Henderson High School. “After I got my 100th match, I came off the mat...

West to host Falcon Frenzy this weekend

West Henderson has now hosted one of the biggest wrestling tournaments in North Carolina, the Falcon Frenzy, for 21 years. “The Falcon,” as it is called by the West wrestling team, has been a major source...

Player of the Week: Josh Nesbitt

The West Henderson wrestling team is off to a hot start with a dominating win against McDowell, 52-26. The team has no shortage of leadership and experience, with seniors Dillon Higgins, Cody Shamburger,...

November sports

Varsity Football West Henderson @ Asheville, 11/2, 7:30 pm   JV Football West Henderson @ Asheville, 11/1, 7:00 pm   Cross Country State, 11/3, 10:00 am   Swimming Hendersonville YMCA,...