Baseball champs! Wildcats complete perfect season

Perfection was punctuated with a 6-1 victory over Hibbing in the State AAA baseball title game for the Waconia Wildcats Monday, June 19.

Waconia etched its place in the record books as being just the ninth baseball team in state history to have completed a perfect season, 26-0.

Senior Dillon Whittaker threw 96 pitches, striking out 6 and walking nobody in the win. Robbie Smith led the Wildcat offensive attack with a pair of singles and a double. The team finished with 10 hits.

See this week’s print version of the paper for more details about the historic season.