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Senior Claire Goedde celebrates graduation a semester early

Senior Claire Goedde celebrates graduation a semester early

Gabby Leon, Staff Writer

January 24, 2018

One of just three students in the class of 2018 to graduate in the first semester of their senior year, Claire Goedde celebrated the end of her high school years early. “When I was registering for my senior classes junior year, I noticed that I had fulfilled a lot of my credits,” Goedde said. ...

Susan Dean earns place in the Hall of Fame

Susan Dean earns place in the Hall of Fame

Grant Aden, Sports Editor

February 24, 2017

After 31 years of mentoring players, varsity volleyball coach Susan Dean has been selected for the Missouri High School Volleyball Coaches Association Hall of Fame. “Our organization has been around for a long time, and every couple of years they have an induction. Right now there are a total 18...

Dean reflects on retirement after 31 years of service

Dean reflects on retirement after 31 years of service

Sarah Lashly, Convergent Media Writer

October 24, 2016

“I think every memorable moment has a memorable kid in it, somebody that really grew as a player or had a life changing event happening in their life that we were able to be there,” Dean said.

Volleyball coach Susan Dean steps down after 18 years with longhorns

Volleyball coach Susan Dean steps down after 18 years with longhorns

Bridget Noonan

October 11, 2016

After 31 years of coaching volleyball, 18  instructing the Longhorns, varsity coach Susan Dean has decided to step down for retirement after this season. “It breaks my heart that this is Coach Dean's last season,” setter/ right-side hitter and senior Jamie Poppen said. “I feel so thankful tha...

Varsity volleyball hosts Webster Groves in historic reunion of coaches

Varsity volleyball hosts Webster Groves in historic reunion of coaches

Emily Dickson

September 20, 2016

On Sept. 20 girl's volleyball will host Webster Groves in a showcase of head coach Susan Dean’s career. All varsity coaches at the game will have played for the Longhorns under Coach Dean during their high school careers. Dean is an alumni to the Longhorn volleyball program. In the early 2000s,...

Teams honor veterans by joining the Heroes on Helmets program

Teams honor veterans by joining the Heroes on Helmets program

Grant Aden

September 19, 2016

To honor fallen veterans, the girls softball team joined the Heroes on Helmets program, a nationwide initiative that commemorates veterans who perished in action by displaying memorial stickers on players helmets. West is one of eight schools from across the nation participating in the program. “...

Gallery: Girls Varsity Volleyball highlights

Gallery: Girls Varsity Volleyball highlights

Nora Penhallegon, Staff Writer

November 1, 2015

Gallery: Varsity Volleyball vs. Parkway Central

Gallery: Varsity Volleyball vs. Parkway Central

Nora Penhallegon, Staff Writer

October 29, 2015

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