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MLHS ready for homecoming
Published September 26, 2016 at 9:00 am
Wildcats down Rogers
Published September 26, 2016 at 8:00 am
Waconia 2 Rogers 0 Facing a must win situation to get their season back on track, the Wildcat Boys soccer team put together their best effort of the season. Waconia shuffled some players around to help play to their strengths and it showed early with players more comfortable on the ball and able to...
Paulsrud saves 25 shots in win
Published September 25, 2016 at 5:00 pm
The Crusaders scored early and often when they traveled to PACT Charter on Saturday, defeating the Panthers by a score of 12-1. Derrick Bakke picked up a hat trick in the win, while Cameron Daniels and Michael Bortz each added a pair of goals. Brady Harnung, Parker Heidorn, Riley Thomas and Ethan...
Wildcats defeat No. 1 ranked Cardinals
Published September 25, 2016 at 11:00 am
Waconia had gotten off to a great start to the 2016 season, but were tested when the No. 1 ranked team in Class A came to town on Sept. 13. Bethlehem Academy defeated the ‘Cats in straight sets a year ago, but the Cardinals could not slow down a Wildcat team that is on fire....
Wildcats take second at Marshall
Published September 25, 2016 at 8:00 am
The Waconia cross country team traveled to Marshall on Sept. 12 and left with a pair of second place finishes. Both the boys and girls teams finished just behind Marshall, the hosts of the invitational. The boys were led by Adam Ebent, who took fourth with a time of 16 minutes, 57.50 seconds. Ebent...
Crusaders hold Knights to six points
Published September 24, 2016 at 5:00 pm
The Mayer Lutheran football team moved to 3-0 this past week, defeating Lake Crystal-Wellcome Memorial 20-6. The Crusaders took a 7-0 lead into the break, then scored two touchdowns in the fourth quarter to pull away from the Knights. With the run game not as strong as it had been in past weeks,...
Waconia girls win seventh consecutive game
Published September 24, 2016 at 11:00 am
The Waconia girls soccer team continued to win as the Wildcats posted three wins last week. The ‘Cats eased past a couple of younger teams in Jordan and Glencoe-Silver Lake by scores of 7-1 and 4-0, before taking on rival Holy Family, earning a 5-0 win. Taking on a couple of newer programs,...
Undefeated teams clash in Waconia
Published September 23, 2016 at 4:06 pm
There was a lot of buzz surrounding Waconia as the No. 7 ranked Chanhassen Storm came in to face the Waconia Wildcats under the Friday night lights. The stadium was overflowing with spectators, signaling the resurgence of Waconia football. “We’ve worked as a program very hard to get to that...
Wildcat swimmers start season 4-1
Published September 23, 2016 at 4:05 pm
The Waconia swimming and diving team made some changes to their lineup when hosting New Prague, but the alterations did little to stop the ‘Cats winning ways. “New Prague was down 20 girls – they were out sick, so we had to mix up the lineup a little bit,” coach Ashley Westphal...
Crusaders roll on with five wins in busy week
Published September 21, 2016 at 10:00 am
Playing against a Minnesota River Conference foe, the Crusaders knew they would have their hands full when the Wolverines of Sibley East came to town. “The Minnesota River Conference teams all bring a sense of toughness and tenacity,” coach Joelle Grimsley said. “Sibley East came in and did...