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WHS ExCEL Award Winners

Minnesota State High School League’s ExCEL Award Waconia High School is proud to announce that Madelynn Lage and Nathan Glynn, juniors at WHS were selected as the school’s 2014 ExCEL Award candidates.  Madelynn’s & Nathan’s nominations have been passed on to the Minnesota State High School for further state considerations.  An independent panel of judges

Waconia Girls’ Basketball Honors Top 40 Players in W.H.S History!

Waconia Girls’ Basketball honored the Top 40 players in Waconia High School history (1974-2014) at their game on December 28, 2013.  Coach Carl Pierson quotes: “A strong history of Waconia Girls’ Basketball: hundreds of players and dozens of coaches have made the program great, but the symmetry of 40 players for 40 years was something that seemed to

Swimmers and Diver Advance to State!

Based on their outstanding performance at the Section 3A Meet, three members of the Wildcat Girls’ Swimming and Diving program advanced to the Class A State Swim and Dive Championships! Congratulations to our state tournament participants: Section 3A 100 Yard Backstroke Champion, Jessica Stangret (Soph), Diver Nicole Hennen (Sr) and two event entrant Taylor Benyon

Runners Excel at State!

Congratulations to Lexi Willems and Alex Carrabre for an outstanding Class AA State Cross Country Tournament appearance at St Olaf College in Northfield. Both Lexi (93rd) and Alex (118th) finished their season with strong races in a field of a 174 runners. Congratulations and Way to Run Wildcats!!

Wildcat Boys’ Soccer Team Finishes 3rd at State!!

Congratulations to the Wildcat Boys’ Soccer team and Head Coach Tyrel Seim on their 3rd place finish in the Class A State Soccer Tournament.  We are very proud of the exceptional effort each of you put forth throughout the season and for constantly being such fantastic ambassadors for our school and community.  We admire your hard

Boys Soccer Advances to State Semi Finals

The Wildcat Boys Soccer team advances to the State Semi Finals with a convincing 5-0 win over the Hermantown Hawks. The Wildcats will face Hill-Murray in the semifinal round which will be held on Monday, October 28 at the Metrodome at 2:00 pm. School will be held as usual at WHS on Monday. However, if

Cross Country Runners Qualify for State

Congratulations to Lexi Willems – Grade 12 and Alex Carrabre – Grade 10 for qualifying for the State Cross Country Tournament next Saturday, Nov 2 at St Olaf College in Northfield.

Congratulations Boys Soccer — Section 6A Champions & State Bound

Congrats to the Wildcat Boys Soccer Team on their exciting two overtime/shootout (3-2) win over The Breck School in the Section 6A Championship Game.  The section championship win vaults the Wildcats  into the State Tournament for the second year in a row.  The Wildcats were seeded #2 and will play Hermantown in the State Quarterfinals

Boys Soccer — Repeat as Conference Champions

Congratulations to the Boys Soccer Team and Coach Seim on earning their THIRD straight Wright County Conference Championship when they defeated Mound-Westonka 4-1 on September 26th.  The Wildcats are currently 8-0-2 in conference play and have an overall record of 11-0-2. Way to Go Cats!!

Check it out — Large Wildcat Logo added to gymnasium

The Wildcat Logo was added to the north gymnasium wall.  The large Wildcat logo was installed in early August in preparation for the start of the fall sports season.  The artwork looks like a real “painted” effort, but is actually five larger sticker panels that are placed on the wall with direct heat.  The new