Westview High School is proud to join the Metro Conference and offer varsity and sub-varsity sports during its opening year. Students will participate in Class A athletics in all sports except football, which will participate in Class B.
Westview, which will open with only freshmen and sophomores,
OPS Director of Athletics John Krogstrand said in a statement that the decisions were made after discussions with Principal Thomas Lee at Westview.
“Our focus is always on opportunities for the students we serve, and that is driving the decisions we make amid a complicated scheduling equation,” he said.
The rationale included that “each school receives a full schedule of varsity and subvarsity competitions as well as providing like opportunities for all of our schools and participants.” The Metro was preferable to a league of mostly Class B teams for temporary membership while the school adds grades in 2023 and 2024, or competing without a league.