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The independent student media site of West Linn High School

WLHSnow

The independent student media site of West Linn High School

WLHSnow

David Tyree (85) performs the “helmet catch” to help defeat the previously undefeated New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLII.

The Super Bowl’s history

Joseph Murphy, Sports Editor February 11, 2022

Originally called the AFL-NFL Championship, the Super Bowl debuted in 1967 between the AFL’s Kansas City Chiefs and the NFL’s Green Bay Packers. This was the only Super Bowl to not have a sold-out...

Quarterback Mark Sanchez fumbles the ball off of Brandon Moore’s bottom on 2012 Thanksgiving night. This play is renowned for being called “The Butt Fumble.”

Who will feast this Thanksgiving?

Joseph Murphy, Sports Editor November 24, 2021

Since 1934, the NFL has held a football game on Thanksgiving, with the exception of 1939-1944, due to World War II.  The first ever Thanksgiving clash was between Detroit and Chicago, and there have been...

WL vs. OC infographic

Battle of the Bridge; Century Edition

Megan DeVall, Sports Editor April 5, 2021

In the 100th continuous Battle of the Bridge, West Linn defeats Oregon City 40-13. The game was played at Pioneer Memorial Stadium in Oregon City with celebrations of the two cities. Check out this infographic...

Spring Sports Update

Megan DeVall, Sports Editor March 30, 2021

2020-2021 Athletics Update

Megan DeVall, Sports Editor September 25, 2020

Associated Student Body members stir up the spirits of the crowd at the 6A football semifinals

New football coach promises a bright future

Lillian Gottschling, Co-Feature Editor May 24, 2020

As of late January 2020, West Linn announced the hiring of Keanon Lowe as a new football coach, following the retirement of Coach Chris Miller, which was announced earlier this school year. Lowe spoke...

Parked on the track, the Chick-fil-A vendor makes its first reappearance at the game against Lake Oswego, after an accident kept it from being present at two consecutive home games.

“No ill will”

Matilda Milner, Co-Editor in Chief November 8, 2019

Gender Sexuality Alliance (GSA) club’s Oct. 30 Instagram post began conversations about the appropriateness of a vendor present at home football games. The comment section of the post served as grounds...

Homecoming king and queen, Averi Fels and Dane Cava.

A century of homecoming

Madelyn Tabor, Photo Editor October 10, 2019

The sun sets over the football field as the Lions line up for a play in the first quarter.

Lions defeated at home by Central Catholic Rams

Sydney McCrone, Staff Reporter October 5, 2019

Pep bands, excited students, energetic cheerleaders and determined players. The first game of the season on Sept. 6 was a close game with the Central Catholic Rams, who ended up winning 35-27.  With...

At the first football game of the season, students, parents, and staff alike wait in line at the Chick-fil-A food truck.

Historically problematic Chick-fil-A comes to West Linn

Paige Rodriguez, Arts and Culture Editor September 18, 2019

Football games are a cultural staple for high schools. Hundreds of students gather to hang with friends, cheer on their team, and of course, get a bite to eat. On Sept. 6, Chick-fil-A was served at...

The West Linn lions during their first game against Central Catholic.

Everything you need to know about the upcoming football season

Orion Forest and Sam Misa September 13, 2019

Football season is back. The West Linn Lions came out roaring in their first game but came up short against Central Catholic in the blackout game this past Friday. Don’t worry though, the Lions are not...

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