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Westonka Speech Places Third at Prior Lake Invite

By Kelsey Rausch Westonka Speech competed at the Prior Lake Invitational Feb. 1 and saw great success. First and foremost, the team had over 20 competitors receive awards, which resulted in a third-place finish overall for the team. Most notably, four entries earned NIETOC bids—one of three necessary to gain entry into the National Individual

White Hawks Wrestlers End Dual Meet Season

The Mound Westonka White Hawks wrestling squad recently ended their dual meet season, dropping the last four duals. The White Hawks were without four starters and struggled to fill a squad, contributing to the disappointing finish. “The injury bug really hit us and we’re hoping to get a few of the guys back before the

White Hawks Girls Hockey Ends Regular Season

By Bob Kuehl The Mound Westonka/Watertown-Mayer/Southwest Christian girls hockey team ended its season by winning two of its last three games. The victories over Delano (3-0) and Waconia (7-1) and the close loss to South St. Paul (2-1) meant that the White Hawks finished the regular season with a won-loss record of 16-7-2. It is

Westonka Speech Competes at Weekend Tournaments, Gormley is Poetry Champ

By Kelsey Rausch Last weekend, Westonka Speech competed in two different tournaments across Minnesota. Half of the team drove up to Marshall, Minnesota, to compete in the Marshall Speech Spectacular two-day tournament, Jan. 25 and 26. The other half of the team competed Saturday in Andover High School’s tournament. Most notably, junior Merrick Gormley came

Student Senate Presents Neon Lights: SnoDaze 2020

Student Senate Presents NEON LIGHTS SnoDaze 2020 Friday, February 14th 8:00 to 11:00 p.m. Mound Westonka High School Student Commons 9th-12th grade MWHS students welcome Black Light Dance – wear Neon and White to GLOW! $8.00 Presale On sale during all lunches – Monday 2/9 thru Friday 2/14 $10.00 At the Door Glow in the

White Hawks Girls Hockey Wins Two of Three

By Bob Kuehl The Mound Westonka/Watertown-Mayer/Southwest Christian girls hockey team won two of three games last week. They defeated conference opponents Hutchinson (4-3 in OT) and Litchfield (7-0) before falling to No. 9-ranked Mahtomedi by a score of 2-1. Against Hutchinson, the White Hawks struck first at 4:20 in the first period when eighth-grader Camryn

White Hawks Wrestlers Win Home Duals

The Mound Westonka White Hawks wrestling team got back on the mat after a week off, hosting a quad meet with New London-Spicer, Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted and Zimmerman on Jan. 23. The White Hawks won two of three duals with wins over conference rival New London-Spicer, and Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted, who will join the Wright County Conference

White Hawks Nordic Skiers Earn Conference Honors

By Ron McGown January’s cold weather may keep some people indoors and bundled up, but for the Mound Westonka White Hawks Nordic ski team, things are really heating up. On Jan. 14, the team competed in a 5K classic race at Theodore Wirth Park in Golden Valley, and junior captain Carly McGown led the White

White Hawks Boys Basketball on Top of WCC West

By Jenny Linder The Mound Westonka High School boys basketball team came out strong after Winter Break, going 4-1 so far in 2020. Class 4A St. Louis Park was the first post-break test for the White Hawks on Jan. 7. With sophomore Jason Spaeth leading the way with 23 points and senior Jameson Sexton netting 21, the