Key West Football Early Season Preview

By: Gus Wilson The Key West Fighting Conchs started off their season with a thrilling win in their preseason match up against Cypress Lakes winning 35-28 in overtime. The Conchs and Panthers battled back and forth, resulting in five separate lead changes and three ties throughout the five quarter game. Key West’s own Christian Opalsky, junior, scored 5 seconds into the start of the game, … Continue reading Key West Football Early Season Preview

Athlete spotlight: Internationally ranked pickleball champion, William Sobek

William Sobek first discovered pickleball when he was just four and a half years old. A beach day with his parents, introduced him to the sport and now at 14 years old, Sobek has traveled around the world to compete in numerous pickleball tournaments. Pickleball is a paddle sport that contains elements of badminton, tennis, and ping-pong. Two to four players use paddles to hit … Continue reading Athlete spotlight: Internationally ranked pickleball champion, William Sobek

Athlete spotlight: Cruse Sweeney

Key West High School (KWHS) has no shortage of outstanding athletes, all of whom work hard and bring pride to the Conchs. Cruse Sweeney’s name has been everywhere this swim season and his achievements are widely recognized throughout the school. Sweeney is a senior this year and is in his 15th year of swimming. When he was younger his parents pushed him to swim and … Continue reading Athlete spotlight: Cruse Sweeney