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White Hawks Defeat Royals

Senior Liz Mason takes second in the 200-yard freestyle against the Watertown Royals By Kristen Beyer The Mound Westonka-Holy Family girls swim and dive team won its fourth conference meet of the season against the Watertown Royals on Sept. 25. The White Hawks started the meet down by 10 points in the first half of

White Hawks Volleyball Loses Three Matches

By Jerry Barber The White Hawks’ first West Division conference match was played on Sept. 18 at Dassel-Cokato. The first set showed excellent team play by the White Hawks. They won the first set 25-21 with good play by junior Samantha LaTour in service receiving and digging and junior Tess Thurston hitting at the net.

Freshmen Practice Respect at Annual Retreat

By Lorrie Ham Mound Westonka High School freshmen and the senior Link Crew leaders took part in the annual Ninth Grade Respect Retreat Sept. 24 at the Pond Arena. Put on by the nonprofit organization Youth Frontiers, the Respect Retreat inspires students to respect themselves, to respect others and to stand up for respect in

Student Senate Promotes School Spirit

This year’s Mound Westonka High School Student Senate is led by senior Abe Thaler, president; junior Nikki Wharram, public relations chair; junior Meghan Matt, secretary; and senior Mitchell Wanous, vice president. Photo by Lorrie Ham By Lorrie Ham Even though the new school year started less than a month ago, members of the Mound Westonka

White Hawks Place High at Grasshopper Invite

The Mound Westonka High School boys and girls cross country teams hosted the Grasshopper Invitational Sept. 16 at Gale Woods Farm in Minnetrista. It was an exciting meet for all levels of runners, with the White Hawks earning first place in the boys middle school, boys JV and girls JV team events. The White Hawks

White Hawks Defeat Dragons, Take Second at Invite

By Kristen Beyer The Mound Westonka-Holy Family girls swim and dive team had a great week, winning its first conference meet against the Litchfield Dragons and taking second place at the Watertown Invitational. White Hawks Defeat Dragons At their third conference meet of the season on Sept. 18, the White Hawks came out strong with

White Hawks Thrill Home Crowd

The Mound Westonka White Hawks football team defeated the Annandale Cardinals in front of a lively home crowd Friday night. This was the White Hawks’ first win at Haddorff Field since 2010. The White Hawks, who were coming off a 13-33 loss to Orono, got on the board first, with sophomore running back Isaiah Cherrier

Link Crew Dance Kicks Off Exciting Year

By Lorrie Ham Mound Westonka High School students brought the excitement from Haddorff Field into the annual Link Crew Dance, which was held at the high school following the home football game on Sept. 19. “After an exciting White Hawks football victory, extra energy was brought by both the Link leaders and the eighth- and ninth-graders

White Hawks Celebrate Senior Day

By Tony Strong It was a bright sunny afternoon for the Mound Westonka White Hawks versus Chaska Hawks boys varsity soccer game Sept. 20 at Haddorff Field. Westonka parents and fans packed the bleachers for Senior Celebration Day to recognize this year’s graduating class. Despite the raucous home crowd, Chaska proved to be a formidable

C-Squad Tournament

This past Saturday, the White Hawks hosted their annual C-team Invitational.  Our C-team played well against some very tough teams.  Visitation came out the Champions.  This week the volleyball teams will face off against the Delano Tigers on Tuesday.  On Thursday, they will celebrate their Seniors and Parents against the Litchfield Dragons.