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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...

Basketball Clinches State Berth for First Time in 58 Years

Basketball Clinches State Berth for First Time in 58 Years

Lydia Johnson and Maggie Reese

March 22, 2017


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  Boys’ Basketball has punched their ticket to State for the first time since 1959.   Wayzata defeated Hopkins 66-51 on March 15th, winning the Section 6AAAA title for the first time in 58 years. “It’s exciting but also humbling to know we are going so far but now that we are f...

Baseball Gears Up Following A State Title

Baseball Gears Up Following A State Title

Sam Lavely, Staff Writer

March 22, 2017


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  The varsity baseball team hopes to return to the top this year after bringing back a state championship last season. The team will be playing at Central Middle School this season, with the vastly new and improved Wayzata High School field still under construction. The Central Middle School fields...

Table Tennis Wins State Championship

Table Tennis Wins State Championship

Alex Minustin, Staff Writer

March 21, 2017


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  The Table Tennis team won its second state championship against Mounds View on February 12. It was a tough battle against them, with a narrow victory of 8-7. Moundsview has won the state championship two times in a row, and this would have been their third win.   “We give credit to Sophomore...

Wrestling Finishes Season Conference Champs

Jordan Stephenson, Staff Writer

March 21, 2017


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  The Wayzata wrestling season came to an end on Feb. 18 with a 40-27 loss to Buffalo in the section quarterfinals. The Trojans were going into the matchup on a high note after winning the Lake Conference the week prior.   “The matchup didn’t favor us,” head coach Eric Swenson said....

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