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WB Falcon JV Basketball 2022

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Front (l-r): Jarrel Barte, Caleb Bush, Teague Havener, Arian Jannings, Brock Thuleen, Anthony Moad, Cayden Scheetz. Back: Conner Bush, Seth McGinity, Reed Mercer, Layton Diewold, Coach Mike Radloff.
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The SpongeBob Musical presented by WBHS

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West Burlington High School presents ‘The SpongeBob Musical’ Dates of Performance: Friday, December 9, 2022 at 7 pm Saturday, December 10, 2022 at 7 pm Sunday, December 11, 2022 at 2 pm
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West Burlington High School presents ‘The SpongeBob Musical’ Dates of Performance: Friday, December 9, 2022 at 7 pm Saturday, December 10, 2022 at 7 pm Sunday, December 11, 2022 at 2 pm
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West Burlington High School presents ‘The SpongeBob Musical’ Dates of Performance: Friday, December 9, 2022 at 7 pm Saturday, December 10, 2022 at 7 pm Sunday, December 11, 2022 at 2 pm.
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West Burlington High School presents ‘The SpongeBob Musical’ Dates of Performance: Friday, December 9, 2022 at 7 pm Saturday, December 10, 2022 at 7 pm Sunday, December 11, 2022 at 2 pm.

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WB Crowns Homecoming King & Queen 2022

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Quentin Bonar and Lauren Summers are crowned West Burlington High School Homecoming King and Queen for 2022 at Thursday night’s pep assembly, September 8, 2022.
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Quentin Bonar and Lauren Summers are crowned West Burlington High School Homecoming King and Queen for 2022 at Thursday night’s pep assembly, September 8, 2022.

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Golden Hawks top Falcons, 28-18

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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Carsen Jones (24) watches a 2pt conversion slip from his grasp after Mid-Prairie’s Collin W Miller (10) tips it away Friday night at Bill Nelson Field in West Burlington.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Wide Receiver Dylan Kipp (10) straight-arms Mid-Prairie’s Cain Brown (2) as he carry the ball inside the five-yard line to setup a Falcon touchdown.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Travain Donaldson (18) slips away from Mid-Prairie’s Dylan Henry (21) in the fourth quarter Friday night in West Burlington.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame QB Caden Schwenker (1) tosses ball to an official as teammate Jackson Riley (3) congratulates Schwenker on his touchdown Friday night against Mid-Prairie at Bill Nelson Field in West Burlington.
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No 4 (2A) Falcons SOAR over Grayhounds, 3-0

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West Burlington’s Isabelle Blaufuss (18), McKenna Marlow (10), Isabelle Ritter (21), and Abigail Bence (20) celebrate after defeating their friendly cross-town rivals, The Burlington Grayhounds, Thursday, August 25, 2022 in West Burlington, Iowa. WB defeated BHS in 3-sets, 25-15, 25-17, and 25-15.
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West Burlington’s Sophia Armstrong (19) led the match with two-blocks and five-kills against Burlington, Thursday, August 25, 2022 in West Burlington, Iowa. WB defeated BHS in 3-sets, 25-15, 25-17, and 25-15.
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West Burlington’s Sophia Armstrong (19) and Isabelle Ritter (21), leap to block a shot from Burlington’s Giovanna Orr, Thursday, August 25, 2022 in West Burlington, Iowa. WB defeated BHS in 3-sets, 25-15, 25-17, and 25-15.
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West Burlington’s McKenna Marlow (10) hits the ball over the net against Burlington, Thursday, August 25, 2022 in West Burlington, Iowa. WB defeated BHS in 3-sets, 25-15, 25-17, and 25-15.
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West Burlington Libero Lauren Summers (33) keeps the ball in play against Burlington, Thursday, August 25, 2022 in West Burlington, Iowa. WB defeated BHS in 3-sets, 25-15, 25-17, and 25-15.
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West Burlington July 4th Parade 2022

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Independence Day Celebration Parade, West Burlington, Iowa, July 4, 2022.
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Independence Day Celebration Parade, West Burlington, Iowa, July 4, 2022.
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Independence Day Celebration Parade, West Burlington, Iowa, July 4, 2022.
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Independence Day Celebration Parade, West Burlington, Iowa, July 4, 2022.
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Independence Day Celebration Parade, West Burlington, Iowa, July 4, 2022.
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Independence Day Celebration Parade, West Burlington, Iowa, July 4, 2022.
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Independence Day Celebration Parade, West Burlington, Iowa, July 4, 2022.
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Independence Day Celebration Parade, West Burlington, Iowa, July 4, 2022.
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Independence Day Celebration Parade, West Burlington, Iowa, July 4, 2022.
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Independence Day Celebration Parade, West Burlington, Iowa, July 4, 2022.
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WBND Falcon Bowling Team 2021

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Front (l-r): Natalyn Blakeman, Emma Martin, Ryne Rogers, Aurora Jones, Jenna Crowner. Second: Micah Mixer, Damion Snyder, Zach Hite, Merek Murphy, Nick Snyder, Dalton Hammond, Reagen Van Niewaal. Third: Lauren Allen, Emylea Hocking, Daniel Tovias, Sariah Garrison, Regan Garr, Head Coach Lauri Allen. Back: Lucas Lieb, Spencer Krantz, Jordan Nupp, Jack Spencer, Savannah Payne, Miya Barngrover.
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WB Falcons top WACO, 3-1

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West Burlington’s Taryn Havener (28) dives to keep the ball in play against WACO Tuesday night (Sept. 7) at West Burlington. Seventh ranked Class-3A West Burlington defeated WACO, 25-20, 23-25, 25-7, 25-15
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West Burlington’s Alexandrea Kellen (1) keeps the ball in play against WACO Tuesday night (Sept. 7) at West Burlington. Seventh ranked Class-3A West Burlington defeated WACO, 25-20, 23-25, 25-7, 25-15.
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West Burlington’s McKenna Marlow (10) sends the ball over net against WACO Tuesday night (Sept. 7) at West Burlington. Seventh ranked Class-3A West Burlington defeated WACO, 25-20, 23-25, 25-7, 25-15.
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West Burlington’s Isabella Ritter (27) sends the ball over net against WACO Tuesday night (Sept. 7) at West Burlington. Seventh ranked Class-3A West Burlington defeated WACO, 25-20, 23-25, 25-7, 25-15.
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West Burlington’s Sophia Armstrong (19) sends the ball over net against WACO Tuesday night (Sept. 7) at West Burlington. Seventh ranked Class-3A West Burlington defeated WACO, 25-20, 23-25, 25-7, 25-15.
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West Burlington Fans cheer for their volleyball team against WACO Tuesday night (Sept. 7) at West Burlington. Seventh ranked Class-3A West Burlington defeated WACO, 25-20, 23-25, 25-7, 25-15.
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West Burlington’t Isabella Blausfuss (18) serves against WACO Tuesday night (Sept. 7) at West Burlington. Seventh ranked Class-3A West Burlington defeated WACO, 25-20, 23-25, 25-7, 25-15.
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West Burlington’s Lauren Summers (33) serves against WACO Tuesday night (Sept. 7) at West Burlington. Seventh ranked Class-3A West Burlington defeated WACO, 25-20, 23-25, 25-7, 25-15.
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West Burlington Teammates, McKenna Marlow (10), Grace Hoenig (21), Abbey Bence (20), Lauren Summers (33), Taryn Havener, and Alexandrea Kellen, celebrate their win over WACO Tuesday night (Sept. 7) at West Burlington. Seventh ranked Class-3A West Burlington defeated WACO, 25-20, 23-25, 25-7, 25-15.
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West Burlington Coach Maureen Heath congratulates her team after their win over WACO Tuesday night (Sept. 7) at West Burlington. Seventh ranked Class-3A West Burlington defeated WACO, 25-20, 23-25, 25-7, 25-15.
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Bloodhounds top Falcons, 23-0

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Fort Madison Wide Receiver Kane Williams (21) scores a touchdown against West Burlington – Notre Dame Friday night at Bill Nelson Field in West Burlington. Fort Madison won 23-0.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Pierce Westerbeck (39) blocks extra point kick by Fort Madison’s Xander Wellman (11) Friday night at Bill Nelson Field in West Burlington. Fort Madison won 23-0.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Linebacker Travain Donaldson (18) celebrates after stopping Fort Madison’s Jacob McGowan (22) from scoring before the end of the first half Friday night at Bill Nelson Field in West Burlington. Fort Madison won 23-0.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Fans cheer for their Falcons Friday night at Bill Nelson Field in West Burlington. Fort Madison won 23-0.
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‘Nomophobia’: 9 In 10 Students Battle Fear Of Being Without Smartphone

Click here: Researchers at the American Academy of Medicine conclude that “nomophobia,” or the fear of being out of smartphone contact, is “extremely common” among college students.