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Lakota Grad, Major “Musket” Johnson, Pays Tribute to MSGT Corey Hood in GABP Flyover

On Wednesday night, the Cincinnati Reds hosted a Military Appreciation Night and a couple of Lakota West heroes were involved.  Major Kevin “Musket” Johnson (Lakota West Class of ’00) started the evening by flying over the GABP in a B1 bomber during the end of the National Anthem.  Johnson was a classmate and friend of […]

Cincinnati Reds Will Honor MSGT Corey Hood as Hometown Hero Tonight (9/30)

Tonight’s Cincinnati Red’s game will include a special Hometown Hero moment In Memoriam for Lakota West Alum (’01) Corey Hood.  MSGT Hood’s wife, Lyndsay will be in attendance standing in for Corey. Hood, a member of the Army Golden Knight parachute team, was critically injured during a skydiving maneuver at the Chicago Air and Water Show in […]

Funeral Arrangements for Lakota West Graduate Corey Hood

Master Sergeant Corey Hood (Lakota West Class of 2001), a member of the Army Golden Knights parachute team, was critically injured during a skydiving maneuver at the Chicago Air and Water Show on Saturday.  Sunday afternoon, Hood succumed to those injuries. A funeral service for Corey Hood will be held Saturday, Aug. 22 at Lakota West […]

363 West Student-Athletes named to Honor Roll in 2014-2015 School Year!

West Firebirds student-athletes are not only getting it done on the playing fields, but they are making tremendous strides in the classroom as well. More than 72% of all Firebird student-athletes made High Honor/Honor Roll for the 2014-2015 school year, meaning they earned a 3.0 grade point average or higher. Of those 363 student-athletes, 255 […]

Lakota West Wrestling Alumni: Scott Fetzer’s Coaching Tree Continues to Grow

Photo: Coach Fetzer with Coach Kessler and Tyler Green- 2007 Retired Lakota West Head Wrestling Coach Scott Fetzer built an impressive resume as the head coach of the Lakota West wrestling team from 1997-2009.  He was named the GMC Coach of the Year five times and twice won Cincinnati Coach of the Year honors. Fetzer led […]

Lakota West Student-Athletes Named Cincinnati Enquirer Winter All-Stars

The Cincinnati Enquirer printed their Winter Prep All Star issue yesterday.  Several Lakota West student-athletes are honored in the publication for the winter season accomplishments: Girls Basketball (link) D-1 Player of the Year: Lauren Cannatelli D-1 Coach of the Year: Andy Fishman District 15, Division I All-Star: Arianna Whitaker Underclassmen All-Stars: Nia Staple and Danielle […]

Lakota West Wrestling: Mason Quinn and Aaron Edwards Wrap Up High School Wrestling Careers at SWOWCA All-Star Meet

On Wednesday evening, Seniors Aaron Edwards and Mason Quinn wrapped up their high school wrestling careers at the 11th annual- Southwest Ohio Wrestling Coaches Association (SWOWCA) Senior All-Star Meet at Sycamore High School.  The meet honors seniors in the Southwest Ohio district who were district qualifiers.  The wrestlers are split into two teams and it’s […]

Lakota West Wrestling: Andrew Acuna and Mason Quinn Finish 5th at Districts

The Lakota West wrestling team finished their season on Saturday with a 15th place at districts.  Senior Mason Quinn (145lbs) and Junior Andrew Acuna (182lbs) both finished in 5th place and are both OHSAA state alternates.  Of the eleven Firebird wrestlers at districts, they were the only two to place at districts. Link to completed […]

Bw’s BLAZIN’ Athletes of the Week 3/2/15 – 3/8/15

2014-2015 Lakota West Bw’s Blazin’ Athletes of the Week PAST Athletes of The Week 3/2/15 -3/8/15 Andrew Acuna Junior, Wrestling Andrew tied for the highest placing West finish, fifth, in the Southwest Ohio district meet held at Fairmont this weekend.  Acuna’s four wins at the district meet raised his season total to a Firebird team best […]

Bw’s BLAZIN’ Athletes of the Week 2/23/15 – 3/1/15

2014-2015 Lakota West Bw’s Blazin’ Athletes of the Week PAST Athletes of The Week 2/23/15 -3/2/15 Logan Brown Senior, Wrestling Logan won the 126 pound sectional championship title at the Centerville 2 sectional meet on Saturday.  He was the only Firebird to win an individual championship and led the effort to secure the team championship for […]



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