The MWHS Varsity Baseball team held its season ending banquet on Tuesday, June 4th at Good Shepard Lutheran Church. It followed their heart breaking 8-7 loss to Dassel-Cokato the previous Thursday. In that game the White Hawks held a 7-1 lead after two innings and ended up losing 8-7 in the bottom of the seventh inning. Mound Westonka stranded 10 runners in the last 5 innings including 6 in scoring position. Cole Kahmeyer had four hits in what would be his last high school game.
At the banquet all the varsity players were recognized. Graduating seniors include Carsten Doepner Hove, Sam Dufault, Alex Farwell, Cole Kahmeyer, Josh Leech, Ethan James, Thomas Miller, and Shane Stevenson.
Award winners were announced (voted by their teammates):
• Most Improved: Tyler Stevenson
• Most Dedicated: Shane Stevenson
• Best Hitter: Trent Bowe
• Best Fielder: Calvin Mackell
• Best Pitcher: Sam Dufault
• MVP: Sam Dufaualt
• Selected as Honorable Mention Wright County All-Conference: Alex Farwell and Cole Kahmeyer
• Wright County All-Conference: Trent Bowe and Sam Dufault