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Lakota West vs. Elder Football Scrimmage Info with Pictures

The Lakota West Firebird Football Teams scrimmage the Elder Panthers on Friday, August 23rd @Lakota West High School.  Freshmen start at 4:30pm, Junior Varsity at 5:30pm and Varsity at 7:00pm. Admission to the event is free.  However, the Lakota West Athletic Department will have Skyline Crosstown Showdown Tickets for sale.  Presale Showdown tickets are $8,

Senior Mikel Horton ranked #128 nationally by Rivals Prep Rankings

The most recent Rivals Prep Rankings has Senior Running Back Mikel Horton ranked nationally at #128 among all players irrespective of position.  He is the #14 ranked running back in the nation.   Earlier this year, Horton committed to play football at University of Kentucky following 2013 Graduate Kyle Meadows.  Horton is currently rated as

What is that flying over the football stadium?

If you were driving by Lakota West High School this afternoon, you may have thought the football team was the victim of a videotaping spy scandal.  Fortunately, it was 2002 Lakota West Graduate Ian Murray and his father Michael Murray using their Aerial Photography Unit named “Hawkeye.” Michael Murray is the owner of Murray Multimedia

1st Annual Women’s Soccer Alumni Game Was A Success

The Inaugural Women’s Soccer Alumni Game played last Saturday was a huge success with 27 former Firebirds making an appearance. The Firebird Alumni were coached by recently retired husband/wife coach combo Mark Kalkhoff and Tara Schafer-Kalkhoff.  Coach Schafer-Kalkhoff finished her 17 year head coaching career  with 203 wins placing her seventh highest among all current

Hagglund Named To MAC Hermann Trophy Watch List

Nick Hagglund really turning heads going into his senior year. Hagglund on another BIG watch list this season. Read all about it here:

8/11/13 – 8/17/13 BW’S BLAZIN’ Athletes of the Week

2013-2014 Lakota West Athletes of the Week 8/11/13 – 8/17/13   Jake Schrudder Senior, Golf Jake played  in four events this week leading the team in scoring in three of these matches and now has the teams low scoring average.  He tallied 78’s on both Wednesday and Thursday at the Fairfield Invitational and the Centerville Elks Invitational tournaments.  

Q & A with our NEW AD Scott Kaufman

Lets get to know more about our NEW Athletic Director in this nice article written by the Follow WEST AD Scott Kaufman on Twitter @

Fall Athletic Fees Reminder

All Fall Athletic Participation Fees are due by August 23rd.  Athletes with unpaid fees will be held out from participation starting at the end of the business day on Friday, August 23rd.


Check the link below for your individual or family sports passes.This is a GREAT opportunity for BIG savings for all WEST fans. The Athletic Department appreciates all your support! Go FIREBIRDS!!! LAKOTA WEST ATHLETIC SPORTS PASS

Dannemiller and McMahon Make All-Big Ten Preseason Volleyball Team

Lakota West Graduates Lexi Dannemiller and Liz McMahon have both landed on the 14-player All-Big Ten Preseason Volleyball Team. Dannemiller is currently a junior at the University of Michigan where she was named to the Big Ten All Academic Team as a sophomore and the Big Ten All-Freshmen Team as a frosh. McMahon is currently