The Warrior

New Phys. Ed. Option – Advanced Physical Education

Erin Murphy, Reporter

January 31, 2019

Filed under Sports

Physical Education class has always been a full year course that is taken every other day. Playing traditional sports like football, soccer, volleyball, basketball. For the 2019-2020 school year there is a new gym option, Honors...

Iaquinta Defeats Lee Again in UFC Main Event

Eddie Draude, Reporter

January 11, 2019

Filed under Sports

Wantagh own Ragin’ Al Iaquinta defeated Kevin Lee by unanimous decision in the Main Event UFC fight night, on December 15 in Milwaukee. This make twice that Iaquinta has beaten Lee by unanimous decision.In the first fight ...

Lamelo Ball Ineligible to Play in College

John King, Sports Editor

January 4, 2019

Filed under Sports

Teenage basketball phenom, Lamelo Ball, who verbally committed to play college basketball for the UCLA Bruins and then played professional basketball in Lithuania, has been ruled ineligible to now play in college. Before dr...

So You Want to Drive for NASCAR?

Ethan Herman, Reporter

December 7, 2018

Filed under Sports

Imagine speeding around a track in a $250,000 race car with thousands of people watching you.  Moving at speeds of around 200 miles per hour for about 3 hours these races can get intense. The smallest move can cause a fatal crash an...

The Saga of Wantagh Cheerleading – Hoping for a 4th Straight County Title and a First National Title

Kayla Doyle and Juliana Cupelli, Reporters

November 21, 2018

Filed under Sports

The argument about whether cheerleading is a sport is long over. It’s more like a full-time job.  Not only do we cheer for 8 months while other sports last 3 months at most, but as a team Wantagh varsity cheerleading has ...

“Don’t Limit Your Challenges, Challenge Your Limits”

Liz Droluk and Nicole Hooker, Entertainment Editor and Viewpoints Editor

November 13, 2018

Filed under Sports

The Wantagh girls’ varsity swim team worked hard throughout their season.The girls practiced 6 days a week for about an hour and forty-five minutes each day. During practice, the girls do many challenging sets, like the iconic...

Baymen Merge with Plainedge

John King, Sports Editor

October 29, 2018

Filed under Sports

Last year the Baymen did the unthinkable. The boys went on a 6-game win streak including the playoff semi-final game which they won 4-3 in double overtime over Locust Valley/North Shore. After that game the Baymen advanced to the...

Girls’ Tennis Aces Comraderie

Alexa Salerno, Reporter

October 25, 2018

Filed under Sports

  Lead by Coach Moran, this year's Wantagh girls’ varsity tennis team was one to remember. Coming closer and closer every year to the playoffs, the tennis team never fails to impress. This year’s singles players included junio...

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