The Warrior

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

Liz Droluk and Nicole Hooker, Entertainment Editor and Viewpoints Editor

November 13, 2018

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

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

  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...

Golf Team Shoots High; Coaches See Reason for Optimism for Next Year

Spencer Gustafson, Sports Editor

October 24, 2018

The Wantagh golf team has had at least one golfer make counties for the past nine years. Last year seven seniors  graduated from an outstanding team that included a six-year starter and three golfers who qualified for counties nine...

Football Team Drops Close Game to Bethpage

Chloe Janosko, Reporter

October 19, 2018

Last Friday night the Wantagh Warriors played the Bethpage Eagles at Bethpage. Wantagh took a 7-0 lead on Dylan Scott's 8-yard touchdown run with two minutes remaining in the first half but Bethpage edged Wantagh 14-7. Kyle ...

There’s a New King in Period 2 Ping Pong

Eddie Draude, Reporter

October 18, 2018

It was 2nd period in Senior study hall and “The Comeback Kid” (me) was playing ping pong and dominating but something was missing from my resume. I couldn’t defeat my study hall teacher, Mr. Kravitz. Mr. Kravitz  hadn...

Mayfield Ends Long Losing Streak for Cleveland

Erin Murphy, Reporter

October 16, 2018

Baker Mayfield, reigning Heisman trophy winner, has officially ended the 635-day winless drought for the Cleveland Browns. Mayfield, unlike the previous quarterbacks for the Browns in the last 2 years, led a second-half comeba...

Mets Send off Emotional Captain the “Wright” Way

Spencer Gustafson, Sports Editor

October 11, 2018

During a press conference on September 13 David Wright was choked up, announcing he would play his final game on September 29. This news shocked Mets fans and baseball fans alike. Wright had been dealing with a deteriorating back/neck...

Yankees in the Playoffs Again

Jillian Laino, News Editor

October 2, 2018

The powerful bats of Aaron Judge, Giancarlo Stanton, and Didi Gregorius have allowed the Yankees to become one of the best teams in major league baseball. With a record of 100-62, they are only behind the Houston Astros with a...

Merhing in Minnesota

Jill Laino and Jenna Loew, News Editors

September 26, 2018

What is 1,414 miles due west of Long Island? The answer is Minneapolis, Minnesota. And that’s where the girls varsity volleyball team will travel to on October 12. Captains Jill Laino, Julia Pugliese, and Kayla Rende organized...

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