Mound Westonka Girls Varsity Basketball

  • Overall Record: 4 - 3
  • Conference Record: N/A

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Purple Panthers Pounce on White Hawks’ Pride

By Jason Hirdler There’s an old proverb that says, “Familiarity breeds contempt.” Throughout the past couple of months, the Mound Westonka High School girls basketball team has been building themselves somewhat of a reputation in the Wright County Conference. The White Hawks have played well for the better part of the season, and they have

White Hawks Send the SSP Packers Packing

By Jason Hirdler Crow Creek Dakota, Sioux Nation The Mound Westonka High School girls basketball team was on the road again on Jan. 12. The White Hawks traveled east of the Big Waters of Minne’ Tonka to South St. Paul, where they took on the Kaposia Packers. In 1851 when the Europeans arrived in the

White Hawks Girls Basketball Shocks Chargers

By Jason Hirdler The quarter moon hung low in the western sky on Jan. 10, as the Westonka Mystery Machine drove through the creaky, rust-laden iron gates that spanned the entrance to the Dassel-Cokato parking lot. The waning moon was blanketed in a layer of reddish-brown cloud cover, like Nutella being spread thinly over an

White Hawks’ Nest Invaded by Cardinals

By Jason Hirdler After nearly two weeks without a home game, the White Hawks girls basketball team flew home to roost. On Jan. 8, the team hosted the Annandale Cardinals at Mound Westonka High School. The two conference rivals gamboled back and forth, with neither team able to sink the first basket. After the 3-minute

Wildcats Too Hot for White Hawks Girls Basketball

By Jason Hirdler On Jan. 5, the Mound Westonka High School girls basketball team traveled to New London-Spicer to try and cage the Wildcats. The Wildcats, who are no stranger to competitive basketball, were lying in wait and sprinted out to a 10-0 lead. But the White Hawks were able to claw their way back

White Hawks Girls Basketball Invades Orono, Spartans Fall

Mound Westonka White Hawks girls varsity basketball defeats the Orono Spartans, 54-35 By Jason Hirdler On Jan. 3, the Orono Spartans girls basketball team came dressed for battle, wearing their crimson and blue. The 2017 state champions were out to defend their home turf against the high-flying Mound Westonka White Hawks. After the teams’ battle

White Hawks Take the High Road Over Hylanders

By Jason Hirdler Chalk up another win for the Hometown Hawks. The White Hawks girls basketball team finished the second of two games at the Westonka Jamboree on Dec. 28. They capped off the Jamboree with a victory over the Columbia Heights Hylanders, 52-24. The highly favored White Hawks started off a bit conservatively, getting

White Hawks Fly Over Friendly Fridley

By Jason Hirdler On Dec. 27, The White Hawks girls basketball team kicked off the annual Jamboree Tournament by taking on the Fridley Tigers. The Hawks showed shrewdness, skill and excellent teamwork, as they held off the combative Tigers for a well deserved win, 62-47. The White Hawks pulled out to a swift lead (5-2)

White Hawks Girls Bball Tries to Tame Wildcats

By Jason Hirdler Christmas did not come early for the White Hawks girls basketball team, but the Grinch did steal a win on Dec. 21 – and by Grinch we mean the Waconia Wildcats. The White Hawks showed promise throughout the first half, but this game was the proverbial “Tale of Two Halves.” Coming in

Eskomos Put the Freeze on White Hawks Girls Bball

Submitted by Jason Hirdler The Mound Westonka girls basketball record dropped to 4-2 after the Esko Eskomos defeated the White Hawks 43-39 on Dec. 13. The Eskomos jumped out to a quick start, scoring first, but White Hawks senior tri-captain Maya Thurston answered back to tie it up (2-2) with a couple of free throws.