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JV Boys Basketball Defeats Coldwater!

After a two week lay off, the Panthers welcomed the Coldwater Cardinals to the Den on Thursday night. After a sluggish first half, the Panthers found themselves down by a score of 26-20.  In the second half, they came out with some much-needed energy and were able to speed up the game and convert steals into

Varsity Girls Defeat Pennfield!

The Western Lady Panthers traveled to Pennfield to make up last Friday night’s game.  The Lady Panthers were ready to play and continued to work hard and push through the entire game.  The Panthers went into halftime ahead 30-24.  The third quarter was a huge quarter with a ten point gain.  Reece Hitt, Hillary Griffin,

Boys Freshman Basketball Downed by Hastlett

The Freshman Boys team hosted a non-league game with Haslett on Tuesday night. Playing in front of a near capacity crowd in The Den the young Panthers fell to the Vikings 52-39. Many fans walked away proud of the effort from the scrappy Panthers despite the loss. After falling behind 15-3 at the end of

Varsity Boys Basketball Defeats Pennfield!

The Western Varsity Boys Basketball team notched another comeback win on Tuesday night defeating the host Pennfield Panthers 49-46.  The Panthers of Western had not played a game in over a week and they looked rusty in the beginning.  Western found themselves down 8 early in the second quarter before grinding back to only be

2019 Hall of Fame Nominations Now Being Accepted

Western Community, we will be inducting the second class into the Western Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday, October 11, 2019. We need your help with the nomination process, please click on the link below to nominate an athlete, coach, team or community member that left a lasting impression on Western athletics. Nominations will be

8th Grade Maroon Girls Basketball Defeats Lumen!

The 8th grade Maroon team hosted the Titans from Lumen Christi last night. The Panthers came out strong and ready to play after having over a week off. Western led going into the 2nd half 19-13, but a few quick steals that were converted into points made the gap even larger. The Panthers defeated the

7th Grade Maroon Girls Basketball Defeats Lumen!

The 7th grade Maroon girls basketball team beat Lumen Christi 49-23 Monday night. Leading all scorers was Palmer Fortress with 17 points. Kayda Herrick scored 14 points and Kailee Adams added 5.  The Lady Panthers played aggressive defense and pushed the ball in transition. Ally Shroyer, Palmer Fortress and Bella Brushaber led the team in

8th Grade Gold Girls Basketball Defeated Lumen!

The 8th grade gold team hosted Lumen Christi on Monday night and defeated the Titans in a very close game. The team started strong in the first half and struggled with turnovers in the second. Luckily, they finished on the winning side with a final score of 25-22 . Shaunicy Hendrick led with 9 points.

7th Grade Gold Girls Basketball Defeats Lumen!

The 7th grade gold team improved to 5-0 on the season with a 21-6 victory over Lumen Christi.  The team over came a slow start and played great team defense.  Hailey Bowers did a great job running the point and scored 6.  Ashlyn Yeo, Gabi Davis, and Tessa Honsinger all chipped in 4 points.  Congrats

Wrestling Wins the I8 Conference Title!

Donavan Walters came back from dislocating his knee cap three weeks ago to winning the 140 pound title at the I-8 League wrestling tournament on Saturday.  Walters knocked off Jake Race, the number one seeded wrestler in his weight class and 10th ranked wrestler in the state, in the semi final.  He then went on