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Attention Firebird Nation: Football Pep Rally at Union Centre Skyline on Wed, Oct. 26 from 6-8 p.m.

It’s Skyline Time: The Union Centre Skyline (down from the Marriott) is sponsoring a Pep Rally for the Lakota West Football Team on Wednesday, Oct. 26 from 6-8 p.m. The Cheerleaders and Pep Band will be joining us for all the festivities. In addition, there will be drawings for prizes. Grab your friends/family for dinner and let’s […]

Lakota West vs. Colerain Football Game Info and Preview (Week 9)

Colerain (8-0) enters the game as the AP #1 team in the state and the #13 team in the nation according to MaxPreps.  They also hold a 57 game GMC win streak going back to 2008.  Despite winning the last two football games, it would be a tall task for West (2-6) to upset the mighty […]

Lakota West Football: Firebirds Win 2nd Straight in 33-7 Victory Over Middletown

Photo by Lou Spinazzola Lakota West 33  Middletown 7 Game Summary by Bob Ashby The first half belonged to the defenses with Lakota West holding Middletown scoreless and  West’s ‘D’ being credited with the only touchdown before the intermission.  Early in the first quarter Tayvion Ware blocked a Middie punt which then rebounded into the […]

Kemba Credit Union Athletes of the Week 10/10/16 – 10/16/16

2016-2017 Lakota West Kemba Credit Union Athletes of the Week PAST Athletes of The Week 10/10/16- 10/16/16 Will Nguyen Senior, Soccer & Football Will played a key roll in three varsity wins last week, two in soccer and one in football.  In Friday’s football win at Middletown Nguyen was the teams leading scorer with 15 points, […]

Lakota West Football: Vote Zelwn Robinson for Football Player of the Week

After rushing for 291 yards, throwing for 36 yards and scoring six touchdowns against Oak Hills last Friday in a 49-21 victory, Senior Zelwyn Robinson has been nominated for a few Athlete of the Week awards.  His six touchdowns in one game broke the previous Lakota West record of five TD set by Mike Lovell (2001) […]

Lakota West Football: Senior Brian Gillis is “Next Man Up”

By Bob Ashby Brian Gillis, Next Man Up In popular sports author John Feinstein’s recent book, “Next Man Up” he describes how important it is in the NFL for the back up players to be ready to step in on short notice when a projected starter becomes unavailable.  This is no less true in high […]

Lakota West Football: Firebird Offense Catches Fire in Victory over Oak Hills

Photo by Lou Spinazzola Lakota West 49 Oak Hills 21 Game Summary by Bob Ashby The Firebirds introduced a new look on offense and it paid off.  Former running back Zelwyn Robinson slid into the quarter backs spot and Brian Gillis moved into Zelyn’s running back slot leaving a befuddled Oak Hills defense  in their […]

Kemba Credit Union Athletes of the Week 10/3/16 – 10/9/16

2016-2017 Lakota West Kemba Credit Union Athletes of the Week PAST Athletes of The Week 10/3/16- 10/9/16 Zelwyn Robinson Senior, Football Zelwyn scored 36 points (six touchdowns) to set a new Lakota school district single game record in Friday’s win over Oak Hills at Firebird Field.  He led the team from the quarterback position to a much […]

Lakota West Football vs. Oak Hills Football Game Info and Preview (Week 7)

Lakota West (0-6) goes into Friday’s game in hopes of ending a disappointing six game losing streak.  The Oak Hills Highlanders (3-3, 2-1 GMC) are on a roll winning three of their last four games including last week’s 29-14 win over Middletown.  They’ve already matched the number of total wins they had in the previous two years […]

Lakota West Football: Firebirds fall to Princeton

Photo by Jenny Walters Photography Lakota West 7 Princeton 26 Game Summary by Bob Ashby Princeton led 14-0 at the end of the first quarter and were never seriously challenged. Zelwyn Robinson was the game leader in all-purpose yardage gained with 145 (75 receiving yards and 70 rushing yards). Robinson plunged into the end zone […]

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