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The city of Waconia and its picturesque lake of the same name have burst onto the triathlon map. After years of the Lake Waconia Triathlon, which will fall under the new ownership of Final Stretch this year for its June 29 race, New York-based HITS Triathlon Series is also coming to Lake Waconia Regional Park [...]

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If you were at the Waconia’s girls’ basketball Feb. 24 game, it was hard to miss the halftime performance. Within seconds of the teams clearing the court, blue mats were dragged into the gym by volunteers, before a flurry of young girls in turquoise leotards dove and tumbled their way into basketball fans’ hearts. The [...]

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The Waconia girls’ basketball team sure put its name on the map of talented Minnesota teams this season. Featured in various news and television outlets, the Wildcats were well-deserving, joining some of the top-ranked national teams in terms of scoring. After the 2013-14 season, where the Wildcats finished 10-16 overall, the team is now on [...]

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The standard of Waconia boys’ basketball success was not broken this season, as the Wildcats battled for their sixth straight WCC championship and played in their fourth consecutive section championship. Although the team fell short of both a conference championship and a state berth, there is still plenty to be proud of and remember. In [...]

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The Crusader girls’ basketball team can take pride in the strides they made this season as a team. A team that made improvements across all areas of the game including defense, overall skills, and team chemistry. “That’s ultimately what you want out of every season is that you get better,” LHS head coach Kris Gustin [...]

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