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By Jeff Seidel and Jeff Seidel,Contributing Writer | November 10, 1993
The power of Western helped turn out the lights on Walbrook.Western's Chanel Wright, Renee Smith and Danielle Davis dominated play at the net to help the top-seeded Doves sweep visiting and fourth-seeded Walbrook, 15-9, 15-7, 15-8, in a Class 4A North regional semifinal last night.City-Wide champion Western, which has won 15 straight matches, will play host to the region final tomorrow night at 7 against Perry Hall, a victor over Edmondson. Walbrook finished at 10-4.The power of Wright (5 feet 11)
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By Jeff Seidel and Jeff Seidel,Special to The Sun | November 15, 1994
GAITHERSBURG -- For Western, trying to return the Quince Orchard serves proved tough, coping with its speed difficult and trying to do something at the net nearly impossible.Quince Orchard relied on its speed, power and teamwork to dominate from start to finish and roll to a 15-5, 15-6, 15-0 victory over Western in the Class 4A state semifinal last night at Watkins Mill High School.Quince Orchard (18-1), which advances to the state final on Saturday at Catonsville Community College, needed only 54 minutes to defeat Western (18-1)
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By Jeff Seidel and Jeff Seidel,Special to The Sun | February 26, 1994
The gifts sat on a desk in the Western physical educationoffice. A basket of flowers, a box of roses, a doll and several cards -- all of which arrived soon after the game ended.These presents did not come in celebration of the 69-34 victory host and No. 2 Western scored over No. 14 Poly in the Baltimore City Public Schools championship last night. Instead, they came for Western coach Breezy Bishop, who registered her 500th career victory in the game.For Western, this was the 12th Baltimore City championship in the past 16 years.
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By Derek Toney | February 22, 1991
For the past decade, the Baltimore City Public Schools Girls Tournament title game has matched Western and Walbrook, but last night in a semifinal at Western, Lake Clifton almost changed that.The Lakers scared the No. 1 Doves for three quarters before tiring and falling, 53-32, before a sellout crowd of 300.Western (23-1) will meet Walbrook in the finals Sunday at 2 p.m. at Morgan State's Hill Field House. Western defeated the Warriors, 68-49, in the City-Wide finals Friday. Walbrook advanced with a 69-45 victory over Poly in the other semifinal.
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By Katherine Dunn and Katherine Dunn,Sun Reporter | September 28, 2006
Poly senior Erin Cox was pretty happy about last night's volleyball victory at Western, but she won't celebrate too much right now. "I won't be satisfied until we win the city championship," Cox said. Last night's 29-27, 29-27, 21-25, 25-12 victory was the Engineers' second straight regular-season win over the Doves, but Western came back last year to win a grueling five-game city title match. Cox, a 5-foot-8 outside hitter who had 12 kills and did not miss a serve, said the Engineers (5-0)
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By Kevin Eck and Kevin Eck,CONTRIBUTING WRITER | March 9, 1997
After a 15-point loss to Gwynn Lake in December dropped Western's record to 3-3, Doves coach Breezy Bishop held an intense hour-long meeting with her team in the locker room."
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By Kevin Eck and Kevin Eck,Contributing Writer | March 5, 1995
Western senior Chanel Wright signed an autograph for a fan yesterday and then took a moment to reflect on her last home game, which had ended minutes earlier."
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By Kevin Eck and Kevin Eck,Contributing Writer | January 6, 1994
It wasn't that long ago that a Western-Walbrook game was considered the highlight of the girls basketball season.Standing-room-only crowds would fill the gymnasium to see the city's top two teams. On several occasions, a No. 1 ranking was at stake.In recent years, however, the once-competitive rivalry has become somewhat one-sided in Western's favor.The trend continued yesterday at Western, as the top-ranked Doves routed unranked Walbrook, 78-40, in a City-Wide 4A League game.Western has won the past three meetings between the schools by an average margin of nearly 37 points.
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By Kevin Eck and Kevin Eck,Contributing Writer | May 12, 1995
Southern senior pitcher Kristie Triplett wanted to get at least one victory over Western before she graduated.Southern coach Jack Nehsmann wanted to get at least one win over the Doves this decade.Both goals were accomplished yesterday.Shortstop Felicia Holman went 3-for-3 with four RBIs and Michelle Wilt hit two doubles as the Bulldogs pounded out 11 hits and took advantage of eight Western errors to post a 14-7 victory at Latrobe Park.With the victory, Southern all but clinched the City-Wide 4A Division title.
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