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Kohls Earns PR at Lions Invite

The Mound Westonka High School boys and girls cross country teams competed in the Lions Cross Country Invitational held Sept. 9 at Baylor Regional Park in Norwood Young America. In the girls competition, junior Ella Kohls was the top finisher for the White Hawks, achieving a personal best time of 16:17.99 on the 4k course and

White Hawks Come Up Short In First Away Meet

By Kristen Beyer The Mound Westonka-Holy Family girls swim and dive team took on the Waconia Wildcats at the first away meet this season and fell short in a 105-83 loss. The White Hawks started off the meet with a second-place finish in the 200-yard medley relay. In the next event, the 200-yard freestyle, junior

Busy Weekend for Volleyball

The varsity volleyball team played seven matches over two days at the Heritage Christian tournament in Maple Grove. They ended up in 5th place with a 3-4 record for the weekend. The JV team, after traveling about an hour to Visitation in Mendota Heights, came home with silver medals around their necks. Up this week

White Hawks Win Buffalo Invite

For the first time ever, the Mound Westonka High School girls tennis team finished first at the Buffalo Invite tournament, which was held Sept. 13. The format for the tournament was round-robin play, with four singles and four doubles teams in each round. MWHS defeated Buffalo 4-3, Waseca 5-2 and Becker 5-2. The White Hawks

White Hawks Hold Off Hutch

By Kendall Nygard After a 0-2 start, the White Hawks varsity girls soccer team now has a 4-2 record after defeating the Hutchison Tigers at home on Sept. 9. Coach Wayne Bellamy’s direction to “change it up” resulted in two goals from returning letter winners and sophomores Lila Finney and Sheridan Nygard. The Lady Tigers

Link Crew Drawings are for Everyone

By Lorrie Ham To celebrate the 10th anniversary of Link Crew, 10 monthly drawings will be held during the school year, in which anyone who enters is eligible to win a $100 Target gift card. The first drawing was held at the Link Crew Reunion in August. The next drawing will be held at the

Show White Hawks Pride with New Spirit Wear

VSA Custom Apparel, a leading provider of high-quality embellished apparel and accessories, is proud to be the new official spirit wear provider for the Westonka community. VSA owner Kristin (Chelberg) Williams (Mound Westonka High School class of 1991) and sales manager Pat Nelson (MWHS class of 1989) are excited to be working with their alma

Tournament Weekend

The varsity volleyball squad is headed to Heritage Christian in Maple Grove for a two-day tournament as a part of their fall festival. The White Hawks have taken home the first-place trophy three times in this tournament and have placed second or third on other occasions. First up on Friday night is Minnehaha Academy. The

Runners Compete in Gerry Smith Invite

The Mound Westonka High School boys and girls cross country runners competed in the Gerry Smith Invitational Sept. 4 in Montgomery, Minn. The boys team finished 11th out of 25 teams. Junior Michael Milner was the top finisher for the White Hawks, coming in 22nd out of 178 runners. Milner was followed by senior Jack

Girls Tennis Served First Conference Loss

After four consecutive Wright County Conference wins, the Mound Westonka High School varsity girls tennis team lost its first conference match to Holy Family Sept. 9 by a score of 3-4. The loss brought the White Hawks’ overall record to 12-3 and 4-1 in the conference. Victorious for the “Lady Hawks” were senior captain Rachel