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White Hawks Split Northern Border Battles

By Scott Ellingboe The White Hawks boys hockey team took to the road Thanksgiving weekend to wage battle with the Warroad Warriors, currently ranked fourth in the state, and the Lake of the Woods Bears. White Hawks vs. Warriors – Nov. 28 Friday’s game in Warroad, Minnesota presented an opportunity for redemption after an 8-0

Second Half Run Key to White Hawks Win

The Mound Westonka High School boys basketball team defeated Southwest Christian 59-54 in the White Hawks’ home opener Dec. 2. Senior Gabe Wear led all scorers with 25 points on the night. “It was a great game for Gabe, especially considering he’s had the stomach flu this week and found a way to fight through

White Hawks Wrestlers Host Turkey Burn Invite

Senior Sam Bennyhoff was dominant in winning his second consecutive Turkey Burn title Submitted photo The White Hawks wrestling squad hosted the second annual Turkey Burn Invite on Nov. 29 at Mound Westonka High School. The Turkey Burn marked the team’s first action of the year, and the White Hawks had a solid fourth-place finish

Westonka to Host ‘Hockey Against Hunger’ Drive

Winter arrived a bit early this year, so it seems appropriate that the White Hawks boys hockey team moved up its annual Hockey Against Hunger food drive to help stock the Westonka Food Shelf. Hockey Against Hunger has become an annual charitable event that plays an important role in the Westonka community. Anyone donating a

Download the White Hawks Winter Sports Poster

Stay up to date on all of your favorite White Hawks teams by downloading the winter sports calendar. The calendar can be found on the activities website under the Schedules tab or by clicking here. Print it off for your fridge or desk! For the most accurate White Hawks sports schedules (including changes to locations,

Thanks for Supporting Westonka Basketball

The Mound Westonka basketball teams would like to thank everyone who supported the White Hawks at the Chipotle fundraiser on Nov. 25. The event raised $1,400 for the Westonka Basketball Boosters, which has directly supported the teams through new uniforms, camps and tournaments, assistant coaches, etc. Without your support this is not possible – Thank

Boys Hockey Opens Season With Pair of Wins

By Scott Ellingboe (Photos by Sarah Reinhardt) The 2014-2015 Mound Westonka boys hockey season opened at home the weekend of Nov. 21-22 with games against Greenway and Hibbing/Chisholm. White Hawks Defeat Raiders in Season Opener The first game, against the Greenway Raiders on Friday, was very physical and seemed to catch the White Hawks somewhat

Wrestlers Look to Repeat Last Year’s Success

The Mound Westonka White Hawks wrestling team will look for more success this year after a breakout season last year. The White Hawks had a spectacular showing last season, going 17-5 and finishing second in both the Wright County Conference and in Section 6AAA. Individually, the White Hawks sent a record eight wrestlers to state

Westonka Bantam A is Consolation Champion

By Andrea Nelson (photo by Rich Silverstein) The Westonka Bantam A hockey team took to the ice for its first tournament of the year at the prestigious Coon Rapids Cardinal Classic. After a tough opening loss (4-6) to the St. Paul Capitals, the White Hawks rebounded nicely with a win over Duluth Denfield (4-2) and

‘Band Geeks’ is a Hit!

By Lorrie Ham The Mound Westonka High School Theatre Department presented four energetic performances of the musical comedy “Band Geeks” Nov. 13-16. The high-stepping tribute to high school marching bands and misfits everywhere was well-received by enthusiastic audiences at each show. Assistant director Meagan Anderson said, “We were fortunate enough to have the support from