Optimism for Girls Tennis

Optimism for Girls Tennis

Sam Lavely, Senior Staff Writer

September 15, 2017


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  Girls Tennis is starting off the season with three wins against Delano, Blake and Princeton, as well as three tough losses against Mahtomedi, Prior Lake and St. Cloud Tech. The team also took second place on August 19th in the Mayo Invitational out of eight competing teams.   Senior Captain...

Boys Cross Country Looks to Defend Title

Boys Cross Country Looks to Defend Title

Maggie Reese, Sports Editor

September 15, 2017


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  Hopes are high for the boys’ 2017 cross country season, as the team is currently ranked number one by mshsl. “It is way too early to put much stock in those rankings, but clearly our team is highly regarded coming into the year,” said Head Coach Mark Popp.   The team took first place...

Girls Soccer Dominates First Two Games

Girls Soccer Dominates First Two Games

Shae Luedke, Opinion Editor

September 15, 2017


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            The Wayzata girls Varsity soccer team kicked off their season on August 26th, ending up with a 7-0 win against St. Louis Park. The Trojans started off with only one goal in the first half, and made a comeback in the second half with six more...

Girls Track Gains 2nd Place

Girls Track Gains 2nd Place

Sam Lavely, Staff Writer

June 5, 2017


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Girls Track and Field finished off their great season on Friday with a second place finish at the State True Team* meet in their first ever appearance. The girls had been having a very solid season, consistently placing first and second in almost all of their meets. Throughout the season, they’ve had...

Boys Track Captures Fifth State Title

Boys Track Captures Fifth State Title

Sam Lavely, Staff Writer

June 2, 2017


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 The Boys Track Team was awarded their fifth consecutive True Team State Title on May 19. They defeated Mounds View and Lakeville South, while making the school proud by keeping Edina in second place. The Trojans were anchored at True Team by outscoring Edina by more than 20 points in the 800,...

Boys Lacrosse Staying Strong

Boys Lacrosse Staying Strong

Sam Sklar, Guest Writer

June 2, 2017


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  Boys Lacrosse is sitting in a solid spot in the Lake Conference standings after a commanding 12-0 victory against Hopkins on Thursday, May 18th at WHS. Sophomore Brayden Nelson and Junior Brooks Hanson both netted hat-tricks while Junior Matthew Mayberry tended the net and led the shutout.  ...

Girls Lacrosse Picking Up Steam For Sections

Girls Lacrosse Picking Up Steam For Sections

Shae Luedke, Senior Staff Writer

June 2, 2017


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  Wayzata Girls Lacrosse is currently ranked fourth in the Lake Conference, ahead of Hopkins and following behind Eden Prairie, Edina and Minnetonka. The girls have a record of 3-9 so far this season.   According to Junior Alyssa Storey, the season has picked up its pace, “The beginning...

Softball Improving With A Young Roster

Softball Improving With A Young Roster

Sam Lavely, Sports Writer

May 26, 2017


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    Softball season is kicking off again this spring, and the team seems to have a clean start after a rough season last year, which included an 11-game losing streak at one point.   Amy Helseth and Megan Witchger are the only returning seniors. Helseth has been a great pitcher for...

Boys Tennis Starts Season 6-2

Boys Tennis Starts Season 6-2

Elizabeth Olmanson, Managing Editor

May 26, 2017


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  The boys tennis team is nearly halfway through the regular season and holds a 6-2 record. According to coach Jeff Prondzinski, the team is looking to make another run for the state tournament.   Senior Captains Jordan Stephenson and Nick Goetz look to lead the team toward this goal. Goetz sa...

Boys Basketball Takes Third in State

Boys Basketball Takes Third in State

Tripp Lavely, Sports Editor

May 26, 2017


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  The Boys’ Basketball team completed one of the greatest seasons in school history, taking third place in the State Tournament on March 25th, 2017. The prior day the Trojans lost to the Champlin Park Rebels, 70-62 in the Semi-Finals. The Rebels went on to win the tournament by defeati...

Dance Team Takes Second in State Kick

Dance Team Takes Second in State Kick

Shae Luedke, Senior Staff Writer

March 22, 2017


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  The Wayzata Dance Team finished their season by placing second in kick and making it to finals in jazz at the state meet. The Trojans also placed first in the Lake Conference on January 21st. According to Senior Captain Leah Kasner, the Trojans were conference champions in both jazz and high kick,...

Boys Hockey Holds Their Own at State

Boys Hockey Holds Their Own at State

Elizabeth Olmanson, Assistant to the Editor in Chief

March 22, 2017


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  " order_by="sortorder" order_direction="ASC" returns="included" maximum_entity_count="500"]The boys hockey team entered the Minnesota State Boys High Hockey Tournament this season for the fifth time in school history. The team went 1-2 and concluded the tournament by losing the consolation championship gam...

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