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White Hawks Boys Golf Wins Conference Championship

The Mound Westonka High School boys golf team won the 2019 Wright County Conference West division, edging out New London-Spicer by 10 strokes. This was the third title for the program in the past four seasons. “The squad this season was different from past teams in that we had a variety of players fire the lowest

Westonka DECA Sends Large Contingent to International Conference

Mound Westonka High School sent 19 students to the 2019 DECA International Career Development Conference in Orlando, where over 22,000 business and marketing students competed for elusive glass trophies, each recognizing a Top 3 placement in the world. MWHS had the second-highest contingent of Internationals competitors of any Minnesota school this year. The MWHS students

White Hawks Boys Tennis Wraps Up Regular Season

By Jenny Linder The Mound Westonka High School boys tennis team wrapped up the regular season with a flurry of activity, including two make-up matches. First up was a trip to Delano on May 7 to face off against the conference opponent Tigers. The White Hawks came home with a 5-2 victory with wins by

Softball Has Packed Schedule Leading Up to Playoffs

By Tera White Mound Westonka softball has had a busy schedule, catching up on weather-related cancellations with doubleheaders in the final weeks of the season. The White Hawks traveled mid-week to their farthest conference rivals, Litchfield and New London–Spicer. Games become more intense with a back-heavy schedule, and Westonka won the last three of their

White Hawks Baseball Handed Weekend Loss to Delano

By Bob Kuehl The Mound Westonka High School baseball team lost to Delano last Saturday, May 11, by a score of 6-3. It was the only game played all week because of the rain on Wednesday. The Tigers struck for three runs in the top of the second with only one hit, as senior pitcher Sam

All Teams Schedule: Week of May 13 – May 19

May 13 Girls Varsity Golf at Annandale High School, Dassel-Cokato High School, Glencoe-Silver Lake High School, New London-Spicer High School, Watertown-Mayer High School Conf Golf (9) @ Watertown-Mayer Timber Creek Golf Course 2:30 pm | Watertown-Mayer Timber Creek Golf Course May 13 Boys Varsity Golf at Annandale High School, Dassel-Cokato High School, Glencoe-Silver Lake High

Student Senate Hosts 15th Dodgeball Tournament

By Lorrie Ham Mound Westonka High School Student Senate hosted the 15th and final White Hawks Dodgeball Tournament this year. “Student Senate is so thankful for all the teams that participated this year, and over the past 15 years, for making this tournament a success,” said advisor Jamie Harms. “We couldn’t have done it without support

Senior Athletes Recognized at Yost-Haddorff-Leopold Breakfast

By Becca Neuger Mound Westonka High School celebrated standout athletes from the 2019 graduating class at the Yost-Haddorff-Leopold Athletic Recognition Breakfast May 9 at the Gillespie Center in Mound. The event recognized this year’s Athena and Yost-Haddorff-Leopold Award nominees and winners, as well as senior three-season athletes, declared college athletes and state tournament participants. Activities

Boys Tennis Goes 2-0

By Jenny Linder After more rainy weather and another match postponement, the Mound Westonka High School boys tennis team got back on the courts May 2 to take on conference rival Holy Family and to host their annual Senior Night and Parent Picnic. The weather was cool, but the sun came out and the boys

Baseball: Varsity Nine Splits for Week

By Bob Kuehl The Mound Westonka High School baseball team split its four games last week, losing Wright County Conference games to Dassel-Cokato (4-2) and Rockford (8-7) before defeating Lester Prairie (4-0) and Schaefer Academy (18-2). Against the Chargers on May 2, two mistakes on bunt plays did in the White Hawks in the fourth