SMU Sports Hall Of Fame

The Saint Mary's University Cardinal 'M' Club, in association with the Alumni Association, will induct three members into the Saint Mary's Sports Hall of Fame during Cardinal 'M' Club Weekend Friday-Sunday, Sept. 8-10.


Mitchell Stalsberg became the 11th Winona State baseball player in school history to be drafted on Wednesday when the Detroit Tigers selected him in the 23rd round. 

SBD Sports Grand Marshalls

The Winona Steamboat Days Committee is excited to announce that the Sports Grand Marshals for the 2017 Steamboat Days Grande Parade 2016 Winona Senior High School Football Team.

Miller Golf Tourney

The Ben & Adith Miller Classic will be Monday, August 14th, at Cedar Valley Golf Course. 

Winhawks Advance

The Winona High School girls softball team plays for the Minnesota State High School Class 3-A championship this afternoon.

WSU Softball

In the final Division Two Coaches' Poll, Winona State is ranked 20th in the country, after finishing with a school record 52 wins.  

SMU Coaches

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota athletic director Nikki Fennern announced two new coaching hires Monday:

Larsen-Softball Honor

Fastpitch News named Winona State's McKenna Larsen an All-American Honorable Mention pitcher. 

Giel Field Open

The Morrie Miller Athletic Foundation in conjunction with Winona Area Public Schools and Winona State University will provide open track evening hours at Paul Giel Field. 

WSU Hire

Winona State is excited to announce the addition of Jordan Holdsworth to the athletic staff. Holdsworth will serve as the Assistant Athletic Director for Events and Ticketing. 

Buerkle Honor

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's Ben Buerkle (Roseville, Minn.) was named CoSIDA Academic All-America Second-Team Wednesday...

WSU Golf Coach

 Winona State has announced that Julie Hennessy has stepped down as the Women’s Golf Coach. 

SMU Track and Field

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's David Kemper (Woodbury, Minn.) and Becca Dup (Albert Lea, Minn.) made their first-ever appearance in the NCAA Division III Outdoor National Championships Saturday afternoon.

WSU Records

Kathleen Taylor set a new school record in the shot put, placing third and earning All-American honors at the 2017 NCAA Track & Field Championships. 

WSU Track and Field

Both Megan Seidl and Kathleen Taylor placed 16th in their respective events on Friday.

R-P Baseball

Baseball Section 1A East First Round Game: Rushford-Peterson won its first playoff game since 2010...

WSU Track and Field

Winona State earned seven points on the first day of the 2017 NCAA Track and Field Championships. 

Winhawks-Cotter Softball

MSHSL Section 1AAA softball tournament: Thursday (Round 2): #1 Winona Winhawks vs. #4 Kasson-Mantorville 4 PM @ Todd Park in Austin.

SMU Track and Field

It's been a record-setting outdoor season for Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's Becca Dup (Albert Lea, Minn.) and David Kemper (Woodbury, Minn.)....

SMU Baseball

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's Ben Buerkle (Roseville, Minn.) and Bob Kinne (St. Paul, Minn.) were named ABCA/Rawling All-Midwest Region, it was announced Tuesday. 

SMU-Sports Honors

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's Ben Buerkle (Roseville, Minn.) was named First-Team All-Midwest Region, it was announced Tuesday.

Gopher Road Tour

Many of the Minnesota Gopher head coaches, along with men's athletic director Mark Coyle will be in Winona today for an appearance at the Elks Lodge in Goodview starting at noon. 

SMU Track and Field

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's Becca Dup (Albert Lea, Minn.) and David Kemper (Woodbury, Minn.) officially received word late Thursday evening that they will be among those competing in the NCAA Division III Outdoor National Championships in Geneva, Ohio.

SMU Softball

Kathi Opsahl (Elk River, Minn.) and Ashley Betzold (Farmington, Minn.) were named to the All-MIAC First-Team-Betzold for the second straight season...

WSU Honors

Kathleen Taylor and Mason Rebarchek headline the Warriors 2017 NSIC Outdoor Track & Field All-Conference Award winners, announced on Wednesday by the NSIC.

WSU Track and Field

Fresh off their first NSIC Outdoor Track & Field Championship, Winona State had nine athletes earn USTFCCCA All-Region Honors. 

WSU Athletics

Winona State had 50 student-athletes earn NSIC Spring All-Academic Honors on Tuesday.

WSU Softball

Winona State (52-13) was able to beat #2 Harding 3-2 and pushed the Harding Regional to a seventh, winner-take-all game.

SMU Track and Field

It was Day 2 at the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships Saturday afternoon-and the Saint Mary's University of Minnesota track and field teams certainly saved their best for last.

WSU Women's Track and Field

ST. PAUL, Minn. – For the first time since 2005 Winona State is the NSIC Outdoor Track & Field Champions.

SMU Track and Field

The Saint Mary's University of Minnesota track and field teams close out the outdoor portion of their 2017 season on Friday and Saturday...

WSU Softball Postponed

Winona State's softball game vs Missouri Western State has been postponed until tomorrow, May 13 at 1:30 p.m.

WSU Baseball

Mitchell Stalsberg has been named a 2017 NSIC Second Team All-Conference performer. 

WSU Women's Golf

Winona State slipped to 12th in the second round on Tuesday, shooting a 335 as a team.

WSU Softball-NCAA

The Winona State University women's softball team will take on Southern Arkansas Thursday in the NCAA division Two Central Region Tournament in Mankato.

WSU Women's Golf

Winona State is in tenth after the first round of the NCAA Super Regional at Minnehaha Country Club.

SMU Baseball

ARDEN HILLS, Minn. - Saint Mary's University of Minnesota baseball coach Nick Winecke was hoping his Cardinals would close out the regular-season with a bang Sunday afternoon against Bethel.

SMU Track and Field

ST. PAUL, Minn. - It's been a crazy four-day stretch for the Saint Mary's University of Minnesota track and field teams. 

WSU Softball

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Winona (49-11) State beat Bemidji State 3-0 to advance to the NSIC Championship against Minnesota State, Mankato. 

WSU Baseball

WINONA, Minn. – The 2017 season came to an end on Saturday when Winona State (17-33, 17-23 CSP) took on Concordia St. Paul. 

WSU Track and Field

Winona State scored 268 points to win the Warrior Open on Friday afternoon in Winona. 

WSU Men's Golf

Jonathan Lindquist and Bentley Glass earned NSIC All-Conference Honors on Friday. 

WSU Recruit

Winona State men's basketball team is excited to announce the additions of Rickey Calvin and Isaiah Easaw for the 2017-18 season. 

WSU-Raymond Scholarship

Maria Fruechte has been named the Winona State recipient of the 2017-18 Butch Raymond Scholarship. 

SMU Honors

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's Megan Vandenberg (De Pere, Wis.) capped a storybook senior season by be named First-Team All-Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, the league office announced Thursday. 

SMU Track and Field

With the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships right around the corner, David Kemper seems to be in tip-top form. 

SMU Baseball

The Saint Mary's University of Minnesota baseball team got a walk-off single from Joe Seegers (Oconomowoc, Wis.) in the bottom of the eighth inning to lift the Cardinals to a 2-1, Game 1 win over Hamline Wednesday afternoon at Max Molock Field.

WSU Tennis

After a great bounce back season and a trip to the NSIC Tournament Championship, the Winona State tennis team had four athletes named all-conference. 

WSU Track and Field

Olivia Fixsen earned the Warriors five team points on Wednesday by taking fourth place at the 2017 NSIC Heptathlon. 

Distemper Warning-Winona County

Minnesota officials are warning about a rising number of reports of a disease in raccoons that can affect dogs.

WSU-Women's Golf

Winona State has qualified for the 2017 NCAA Division II Women's Golf Central Super Regional, May 8-10 in Sioux Falls, S.D. 


Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's R.J. Brown (Broadview, Ill.) was named Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week for the second time this season on Monday ... 

WSU Softball

Winona State (46-9, 27-3 NSIC) secured the two-seed in the NSIC Tournament with a sweep of Minnesota State-Moorhead (12-37, 5-25 NSIC) on Sunday. 

WSU Baseball

Winona State (15-31, 15-21 NSIC) dropped their final two road games of the regular season on Sunday, falling 6-1 and 8-0 to Northern State (22-24, 15-19 NSIC). 

SMU Women's Tennis

For the Saint Mary's University of Minnesota women's tennis team, the wait is over. 

WSU-SMU Track and Field Open

On Saturday several Winona State track and field athletes competed at the SMU Open in Winona. 

WSU Track and Field-Saturday

 The Winona State track and field team was back in action at the Drake Relays on Saturday. 

WSU Baseball

Head Coach Kyle Poock picked up his 400th career victory on Saturday when the Warriors split a double header with Northern State.

WSU Softball

Winona State (44-9, 25-3 NSIC) swept Northern State (28-23-1, 13-14-1 NSIC) on Saturday, thanks in large part to an eight-inning no-hitter by McKenna Larsen. 

SMU Track and Field

For the second time this outdoor season, the Saint Mary's University of Minnesota track and field teams got to strut their stuff in front of their home crowd Saturday afternoon. 

SMU Baseball, Softball

Ashley Betzold (Farmington, Minn.) has accomplished virtually everything during her four year pitching career as a member of the Saint Mary's University of Minnesota fastpitch softball team. 

SMU No-Hitters

It was a memorable 24 hours for Saint Mary's University pitchers. R.J. Brown (Broadview, Ill.) tossed his second no-hitter of the season—becoming the first Saint Mary's pitcher on record to post two no-hitters in one season—in leading the Cardinals to a 4-0 Game 1 win over Carleton Friday afternoon.

WSU Track and Field

Winona State competed at both the Kip Jarvin and Drake Relays as the Warriors competed in Iowa. 

SBD-Big Cup Classic

It’s time to sign up for the Steamboat Days BIG CUP CLASSIC! 

Special Athletic Track and Field

The 2017 Special Athletic Track and Field Competition will be take place on Friday, May 19th at Paul Giel Field (SMU Fieldhouse in case of rain) in Winona, MN. 

SMU Friday Schedule

The Saint Mary's University of Minnesota fastpitch softball team is back in Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action on Friday, as the Cardinals travel to Carleton's Ele Hansen Field for a 3:30 p.m. doubleheader against the Knights. 

WSU Baseball

The Winona State Warriors (14-28, 14-18 NSIC) returned home to Loughrey Field to host the Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs (21-20, 16-13 NSIC) on Thursday, splitting the series. 

WSU Women's Golf

Winona State is ranked 12th in the third NCAA Division II Central Region Women's Golf Poll.


Winona State is excited to announce the 2017 Hall of Fame Class. 

WSU-2017 WESPY Awards

Winona State held its annual WESPY Awards Banquet, honoring the accomplishments of WSU student-athletes throughout the last year. 

WSU Softball

Winona State (42-9, 23-3 NSIC) finished the home season in style, sweeping Concordia St. Paul (15-32, 7-19 NSIC) on Wednesday afternoon.

Gophers Road Trip-Winona

Better set Monday, May 22nd, aside if you are a Minnesota Gopher fan. 

SMU Games Rained Out

With the heavy rain and soaked fields, the Saint Mary's University of Minnesota baseball and fastpitch softball teams' games scheduled for Wednesday-both in Northfield, Minn., against Carleton-have been postponed.

SMU Golf

The Saint Mary's University of Minnesota women's golf team closed out the spring portion of its schedule on Sunday, as the Cardinals carded a second-round 341 to place 12th in the Royal Match, hosted by Bethel at the Deer Run Golf Club.

SMU Softball

The Saint Mary's University of Minnesota fastpitch softball had a flair for the dramatic in the opening game of their Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader Augsburg Sunday afternoon-twice.

WSU Softball

Winona State (40-9, 21-3 NSIC) swept Minot State (20-17, 12-12 NSIC) on Sunday to move to 14-0 in home games this season.

WSU Golf

Winona State shot a 331 on the final day of the NSIC Championship to take fourth overall.

WSU Women's Tennis

Winona State (14-7) advanced to the NSIC Championships after beating St. Cloud State 5-2 in the semifinals. The Warriors took on Augustana in the NSIC Championship where they fell 5-0 to the Vikings. 

WSU Track and Field

The Winona State 4x100 meter relay team set a school record on Friday at the Phil Esten Challenge. 

St. Mary's Baseball

Last Monday, the Saint Mary's University of Minnesota baseball team enjoyed the thrill of a walk-off victory in the opening game of their Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader against St. Olaf...

St. Mary's Track and Field

The Saint Mary's University men's and women's track and field teams are back in action Friday, traveling to UW-La Crosse to take part in the UW-L Phil Esten Challenge. 

WSU-NCAA Team Works

In an article released by the NCAA today, Winona State University student-athletes finished 4th in a three-month community service competition throughout NCAA Division II. 

SMU Baseball

Talk about coming through in the clutch. The Saint Mary's University of Minnesota baseball team scored seven runs in the first game of its Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader against St. Olaf.

SMU Baseball Today

The Saint Mary's University of Minnesota baseball team returns to Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play on Monday, as the Cardinals host St. Olaf in a 1 p.m. doubleheader at Max Molock Field.

WSU Track and Field

Winona State track and field was split up on Saturday, competing at both the Lee Krough Invite in St. Peter, Minnesota and the Loper Invite in Kearney, Nebraska. 

WSU Mens Golf

Winona State shot a 311 on Saturday to take fourth at the 2017 NSIC Championships.

SMU Track and Field

For the first two outdoor track and field meets of the season, the jumpers in general-and Becca Dup in particular-have stolen the show for Saint Mary's University of Minnesota. 

WSU Softball

Winona State (35-8, 16-2 NSIC) took a pair from St. Cloud State (25-19, 9-9 NSIC) on Friday, winning game one 5-0 and then taking game two 3-0.

SMU Softball

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota fastpitch softball coach Jen Miller must have had a sense of déjà vu during the Cardinals first game of their Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader against Gustavus.

SMU Baseball

Runs were at a premium for the Saint Mary's University of Minnesota baseball team Thursday afternoon in its Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader against St. Thomas.

Lacrosse Team 1st Game

The first varsity game of the Winona HAWKS Lacrosse Club Team season is this Sunday at Paul Giel Field starting at noon.. There is no admission. 

Winona Hawks Lacrosse Team

The first Varsity game of the Winona HAWKS Lacrosse Team season is a home game this Sunday, April 9th at Paul Giel Field at Noon. There is no admission.  

Coach of the Year

Winona High School football coach John Cassellius has been named the Minnesota Class 4-A coach of the year by the Minnesota Football Coaches Association. 

Winhawks Win

The Winona High School girls basketball team moved into the championship game of the state Class Three-A tournament Thursday with a  58-43 win over Richfield Holy Angels Academy.

Winhawks Win-Play Today

The Winona High School girls basketball team moved into the semi-finals of the Class Three-A state tournament Wednesday with a 64-to-59 win over Minneapolis De La Salle. 

WSU Athletics

SOFTBALL - The Winona State Warriors (9-2) split their first day of action in Florida in softball action. The trip started with a 2-1 loss to Missouri St. Louis (13-6) before winning 11-3 over Pitt-Johnstown (1-1). 

WSU Baseball

#10 St. Edwards (12-5) showed why they are one of the top-teams in the nation, beating Winona State 9-1 on Friday afternoon. 

WSU Wrestling

Three wrestlers from the Winona State University Men's Wrestling Club will compete at the National Collegiate Wrestling Association Nationals March 9-11 in Allen, Texas.  

WSU Gymnastics

It was a close meet between Winona State and the University of La Crosse as the Warriors fell to the Eagles 187.950-186.075.   


Behind a combined 44-point performance from Jenny Tuttle and Tara Roelofs, the Winona State (22-8) women's basketball team defeated Augustana 82-76 in the NSIC quarterfinals Saturday night. 


MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - The Winona State gymnastics team competed in the Best of Minnesota meet, featuring the University of Minnesota, Gustavus and Hamline university. 

WSU Softball-Tennis

SOFTBALL... ROSEMONT, Ill. - Winona State (8-1) made it eight in a row with a 6-2 win over Wayne State (Mich.) on Sunday, marking a perfect 5-5 weekend in Illinois.

WSU Gymnastics

The Winona State gymnastics team scored a 184.575 to take first place in their dual meet with Hamline University on Tuesday night. 

WSU Baseball-Special Youngster

Winona State University's newest baseball player knows the value of perseverance, especially when things get tough.

WSU-Softball & Track

In College Softball, Winona State's offense exploded early on Friday afternoon and it led to sweep of Wisconsin Parkside (0-6). 

WSU Baseball

After dropping the first two games of the series Saterday, the Winona State Warriors (0-3) fell once again on Sunday as the Northeastern State RiverHawks (5-2) handed WSU a 17-5 loss. 

WSU Softball

Winona State (1-1) split their season opening double-header with Grand View College (1-1) on Tuesday. 

WSU Basketball

Following an impressive home win, the Winona State Warriors men's basketball team (11-13, 8-12) hosted their rivals, Minnesota State University Mankato Mavericks (18-8, 13-7) on their final home game of the season for senior night.

College Sports

Saint Mary’s Men’s Cardinals Basketball: MIAC Conference (5-13, 3-11) Wednesday: vs. Bethel

High School Basketball

Rushford-Peterson Trojans Girl’s Basketball: Three Rivers – East Conference Tuesday: vs. Spring Grove W 72-46 


College Sports

College Sports:

Saint Mary’s Men’s Cardinals Basketball: MIAC Conference (5-13, 3-11) Wednesday: vs. Bethel  
Saint Mary’s Women’s Cardinals Basketball: MIAC Conference (12-5, 6-4) Wednesday: @ Bethel  

Local Basketball Schedule

Local Basketball:
Winona Winhawks Boy’s Basketball: Big 9 Conference Friday: vs. Mankato West
#5 Winona Winhawks Girl’s Basketball: Big 9 Conference Tuesday: vs. Owatonna   

WSU Distinction Awards

Seven Winona State University athletes have been selected as 8th Annual NSIC Myles Brand All-Academic with Distinction Award winners. 

College Weekend Sports

Saint Mary’s Men’s Cardinals Basketball: MIAC Conference (5-10, 3-8) Saturday Jan. 21st @ Concordia College. L 73-68.   

Weekend Local Sports

Winona Winhawks Boy’s Basketball: Big 9 Conference Friday Jan. 20th: @ Rochester Mayo. W 66-64 Tuesday Jan. 24th: @ Red Wing High School.

WSU Basketball

Following a close overtime loss, the Winona State Warriors (8-10, 5-9 NSIC) took on the Augustana Vikings Saturday (14-6, 9-5 NSIC) looking to end their two game skid in the second matchup of their four game home stand. 

Winstars Registration

Registration is now open for the 2017 Winona Winstars Girls Fastpitch Softball Teams. Registration is open for both the traveling and non-traveling teams.

College Local Sports

College Sports:  

Saint Mary’s Men’s Cardinals Basketball: MIAC Conference (5-8, 3-6) Saturday Jan. 21st @ Concordia College  
Saint Mary’s Women’s Cardinals Basketball: MIAC Conference (11-5, 5-4) Saturday Jan. 21st @ Concordia College

Local High School Basketball

Local Basketball:
Winona Win hawks Boy’s Basketball: Big 9 Conference (3-6, 2-5)
Friday Jan. 20th: @ Rochester Mayo
Winona Win Hawks Girl’s Basketball: Big 9 Conference (10-2, 8-1)
Friday Jan. 20th: vs. Rochester Mayo

College Sports Results

Saint Mary’s Cardinals Men’s Hockey: MIAC Conference (8-5-2) Friday @ #3 UW-Stevens Point W 4-2     Saturday: @ UW-Stout L 6-5 (OT)  

Local High School Basketball Scores

Local Basketball:   Winona Winhawks Boy’s Basketball: Big 9 Conference (3-6, 2-5) Friday Jan. 13th: vs. Rochester Century, W 81-58.

WSU Basketball

Isaiah Gray saved the Warriors (8-7, 5-6 NSIC) as time expired in regulation before Winona State would outscore Minnesota Duluth (4-12, 3-7 NSIC) 15-7 in the extra session to win 78-70 Friday. 

Twins Caravan

The annual Minnesota Twins Caravan will be making another stop in Winona later this month. 

Claeys Fired

The fallout continued at the University of Minnesota after football players threatened to boycott the Holiday Bowl. 

WSU Basketball

The Winona State Warriors Men's basketnall team(7-5, 4-4 NSIC) scored early and often as they earned a 95-80 win over Bemidji State (3-9, 1-6 NSIC) Saturday.

French Signs

Student-athlete, Jacob French, son of Robert and Amy French, indicated his intent to play baseball for St. Mary’s University by signing an NCAA Division III Student-Athlete Celebratory Signing Form on December 21st. 

WSU Basketball

Upper Iowa (8-4, 5-1 NSIC) heated up midway through the first half, handing Winona State (5-4, 2-4 NSIC) a 95-82 loss on Monday night in McCown Gymnasium. 

WSU Basketball

Winona State (5-4, 2-3 NSIC) held Upper Iowa (7-4, 4-1 NSIC) to just 36.5% shooting on Saturday and left Fayette, Iowa with a big 85-67 win. 

All-State Football

A Winona High Winhawk has been selected to the Minnesota Vikings 15th Annual All-State High School Football Team.

WSU Volleyball

Winona State women's volleyball team reached the NCAA Tournament for the first time in program history this season and picked up their first ever NCAA tournament win in the process. 


Despite a career-high 17 points from Liz Evenocheck, the #12 Winona State Warriors' women's basketball team's (9-2, 4-1 NSIC) comeback effort came up short, falling 66-59 to Concordia St. Paul (7-3, 3-1 NSIC) Saturday. 

WSU Track Recruits

The Winona State University track and field team has announced the addition of six athletes for the 2017-18 season. 

WSU Volleyball

#6 Winona State (27-6) hung with the number one team in the nation Concordia St. Paul (30-2) before falling 16-25, 11-25, 25-21, 22-25 in four sets.

All State Football Selections

Two Winona High Winhawks have been selected to the Associated Press All State Football squad. 


Winona State University kicker Carter McCauley has been named CoSIDA Academic First Team All-American. 


Winona StateUniversity's McKenna Larsen was named AVCA Central Region All-Region Team on Wednesday.

WSU Black Katts

The Winona State University Women's Rugby team, the Black Katts, will compete during The National Final Four on Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 5-6, in Greenville, S.C. 

WSU Basketball

Winona State (3-1) used 19 points from both Kyle Bauman and Riley Bambenek on Saturday afternoon to defeat Carson-Newman 73-69 in the third place game at the 2016 Hampton Inn Thanksgiving Tournament. 

Winhawk Welcome Back!

Win or lose on Friday the Winona High Winhawks football team will be welcomed back Friday night when they return from Minneapolis. The special welcome is scheduled to take place at 9:30 p.m. in the Senior High gym but the starting time is flexible...

WSU Volleyball

For the first time in program history the Winona State volleyball team is headed to the NCAA Division Two Tournament. The Warriors will be the five seed in the very deep Central Region, where they will meet Minnesota Duluth in the first round. 


The Winona State Warriors (2-0) took on the St. Mary's Cardinals in the 89th overall meeting between the neighboring schools Monday. 

WSU Recruits

The Winona State softball team is excited to announce the signing of six athletes for the 2018 season. Jen Giesey, Carly Kordich, Kristiana Ahlers, Ann Smolenski, Rylee Stout, and Rina Niehoff all joined the Warrior family on Wednesday.  

WSU Womens Basketball

The Winona State women's basketball team topped Maryville University behind the 23 point performance from Tara Roelofs.

WSU Volleyball

#6 Winona State (26-5) fell to #1 Concordia-St. Paul (28-2) on Saturday, exiting the NSIC semifinals in straight sets 25-17, 25-24, 25-20. The Warriors were unable to slow down the Golden Bears who hit .345 in the win.   

WSU Baseball

The Winona State University baseball team will be adding eight student-athletes to the 2017-18 roster.  

WSU Football

The Winona State Warriors had 11 football players named to the 2016 NSIC All-Conference Team. 

WSU Golf

Winona State University Golf Coach Jeff Straight has announced the signing of two golfers who will be joining the Warriors in 2017. 


Four Winona High School swimmers will be heading to the girls Minnesota state high school swimming and diving championships starting Thursday. 

WSHS All-District

Winona High had 9 players selected for the All-District football team. Plus head coach John Cassellius was selected as the Blue Division coach of the year. 

WSU Football/Volleyball

The Winona State Warriors (8-3, 5-2 NSIC South) finished the season the same way they started it, shutting out their opponent. 

WSU Women's Basketball

The Winona State women's basketball team was able to top University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon (UPRB) 71-67 to wrap up their trip to Puerto Rico. 

Winhawk Tickets

Pre-sale Class AAAA Football Semifinal Game Tickets Available:

The Winhawks sacked the Packers of South St. Paul on Friday, November 11 earning a trip to the US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis ...

WSU Volleyball

The #5 regionally ranked Winona State University volleyball team had five players earn NSIC All-Conference Honors on Thursday. Taylor Goar, McKenna Larsen and Danielle Rampart were all named to the First Team. 

WSU Signs Two

The Winona State men's basketball program announceed the additions of Devin Whitelow and Kevion Taylor. The two signed letters of intent on Wednesday and will join the Warriors for the 2017-18 campaign.

Winhawks Tickets and Fan Bus

Tickets are now on sale for the Winona High Winhawk football game Friday against South St. Paul. The Winhawks tangle with the Packers at 7:00 p.m. Friday at Eastridge High school in Woodbury in the Class 4-A quarterfinals.

WSU Basketball

In their final exhibition before the start of the regular season, the Winona State Warriors took on the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire BluGolds in Talbot gymnasium Monday night.

WSU Sports

The Winona State Warriors (7-3, 4-2 NSIC South) took home the BiG Sledge with a 42-27 win over the Southwest Minnesota State Mustangs (5-5, 2-4 NSIC South) in the second annual Battle of the Sledge game Saturday in Winona. 

WSU Sports Honors

Warriors kicker Carter McCauley was named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic Super Region 3 All-District™ Football Team on Thursday. 

WSU Basketball

In their first of two exhibition games to start the season the Winona State Warriors hosted the Carroll Pioneers. Winona State overcame a turnover plagued first half to defeat Carroll 69-56. 

WSU Community Engagement

For Winona State University's student athletes, community engagement isn't just a requirement, it's a pillar of the WSU athletic program. 

Williams-Cotter Cross Country

Eighth-grader Aubrey Williams of the Cotter High School cross country squad finished seventh at the MSHSL Section 1A meet at Northern Hills Golf Course to qualify for state and reach a goal two years in the making.            

Vikings Turner Quits

Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner has resigned. He's been replaced on an interim basis by Pat Shurmur. The Vikings announced the news on Wednesday, two days after their second consecutive defeat. 

WSU Sports Results

The Winona State Warriors (6-3, 3-2 NSIC South) traveled to Sioux Falls for their final road game of the year to take on NSIC South foe Augustana Vikings (6-3, 3-2 South). The Vikings got the edge over the Warriors, winning the defensive battle 21-20.


WSU Football

The Winona State Warriors (6-2, 3-1 NSIC South) traveled to Nebraska and secured their third straight road victory of the season, beating NSIC South foe Wayne State Wildcats (3-5, 2-2 NSIC South) 41-20. 

WSU Volleyball

Winona State (20-3, 11-3 NSIC) picked up their fifth straight win and 20th of the season on Saturday, beating MSU-Moorhead 25-16, 27-25, 25-17. Danielle Rampart had ten kills to lead the Winona State offense.  

WSU Soccer

Winona State (7-7-1, 4-7-1 NSIC) scored early and went on to win 2-0 over MSU-Moorhead (3-11, 2-10 NSIC) on Saturday afternoon. The Warriors outshot the Dragons 24-5 in the match.   

Try Lacrosse Day

Here's a chance for boys and girls to try out the sport of Lacrosse. The Winona HAWKS LaCrosse Club will host TRY LACROSSE DAY on Saturday, Oct 22nd  from 1pm - 4pm at the soccer fields by the Lake Winona Bandshell.

WSU Football

The Winona State Warriors (5-2, 2-1) fell to NSIC South foe #6 Sioux Falls Cougars (7-0, 3-0) on homecoming Saturday. 


Winona State (17-3, 8-3 NSIC) picked up their second straight win over a top-ten opponent with a dramatic 3-2 win over #6 Augustana (18-3, 9-2 NSIC). It was the Warriors second win over the Vikings this season. 

Hope Lutheran Live Streaming Volleyball TONIGHT!

Hope Lutheran High School multimedia class is live streaming the Lady Patriot Volleyball  HOME JV and Varsity matches tonight Tuesday October 11th played at Immanuel -Silo Lutheran (LCMS) Church and School (pre-k - 8th grade) Lewiston, MN.  

WSU Football-Win Fourth Straight

The Winona State Warriors (5-1, 2-0 NSIC South) went on the road this week looking to spoil their second straight opposing Homecoming, this time versus the Upper Iowa Peacocks (1-5, 0-2 NSIC South).

WSU Women's Cross Country

The Winona State women's cross country team won their second meet this season as they took home first place with three top ten finishers at the Bob Waxlax Invitational.  

WSU Men's Cross Country

The Winona State men's cross country team took second place at the Bob Waxlax Invitational, the team average was just 13 seconds behind that of meet winners, Minnesota State, Mankato.

WSU Sports

Junior kicker Carter McCauley helped the Winona State Warriors (4-1, 1-0 NSIC South) pull off a 34-31 upset over #19 ranked Minnesota State Mankato (3-2, 0-1 NSIC South) Saturday, hitting a 29-yard field goal as time expired. 

SMU Walk of Horror

Once again the Saint Mary's University fastpitch softball team is planning new scares for this year's "Walk of Horror."            

Cotter Boy Soccer

Cotter boys soccer team started fast with senior Sam Young picking up his first goal of the season off a pass from senior Daniel Cardenas-Suarez in the 2nd minute Tuesday night as the Ramblers downed Caledonia 3-0.            

WSU Black Katts

After a competitive opening to the 2016-17 season of DII women’s rugby, the Winona State University Black Katts have earned a spot at #2 in the nation. 


Volleyball Winona State (11-1, 2-1 NSIC) was held to .091 hitting on Tuesday night, their second lowest percentage of the season, but still came away with a 3-1 victory at Upper Iowa (6-6, 0-3 NSIC). 

Football Polls

The Winona High School football team received an honorable mention in this week's Class 4-A high school football poll. 

Goodview Baseball Award

The Goodview 12 and under baseball team has receive a special award.

Tennis Courts Upgrades

Tennis fans have a refurbished place to take part in their sport.

Cotter Soccer

Late goals by Pine Island-Zumbrota-Mazeppa ended with a Cotter boys soccer team loss on Saturday. 

WSU Athletes Awards

The Division 2 Athletics Directors Association  announced the 2015-16 recipients of Academic Achievement Awards. 

Football is Back

The high school football season kicked off in Wisconsin Thursday night. Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau opened with a 30-to-8 win over Mondovi in Galesville. 

WSU Soccer Pol

The Winona State University women's soccer team has been picked to finish third in the 2016 NSIC Women's Soccer Preseason Coaches' Poll. 

WSU Volleyball

Winona State University's women's volleyball team has been ranked nationally in a pre-season poll for the first time in program history.

Heath-Olympic Trials

Winona High school graduate Garrett Heath will take part in the Olympic Trials in Eugene, Oregon, next Monday, July 4th as he attempts to qualify for the Rio Olympics.