Athletics

  • Oct. 17

    Congratulations to the Varsity volleyball team for defeating El Diamante in an amazing 5 games.  Top players were Sadee Perez, Kaylea Santos, Karlee Leos, Brianna Martinez, Ellie Applegate and Ashton Unholz.  The Lady Pioneers record is now 19-11 overall and 6-2 in the WYL. The Lady Pioneers will play Lemoore next Tuesday in Lemoore.  Coach Johnson wasnts to give a special shout out to the Football team for all their support and inspiration last night.  Also, congratulations to the Pursuing Victory with Honor recipients from last nights matches:  Frosh-Soph, Cameron Garrison, JV, Mia Rodriguez and Varsity, Ashton Unholz.

     

    Congratulations to the boys varsity water polo team for defeating Hanford last night 12-10 to improve to 9-0 against Div. 3 opponents. With the victory the Pioneers are hoping they have earned the #1 seed in the Div. 3 Central Section Playoffs.

     

    Congratulations to the doubles team of Marissa Sahagun and Sydney Rubalcaba for defeating Redwood 8-6  in their match yesterday against the Rangers.

     

    Cowhide pre-sale tickets for Friday, Nov. 1, 2019 game will begin on Monday, Oct. 28 – Thursday, Oct. 31 from 8:00am-4:00pm in the Finance Office.  Ticket prices are $7.00 for adults, $5.00 for all students/seniors without an ASB sticker.  CASH ONLY.  Gates will open at 5:15pm.  Game time is 6:30pm.  Mt. Whitney entrance will be on Mineral King.  Parking is limited, so arrive early. Mt. Whitney will be the home team.  Freshman and JV football games will be played on Thursday, Oct. 31 at the Mineral King Bowl, game times 5:00pm and 7:00pm. For Freshman and JV games Redwood will be home team and Mt. Whitney the visiting team.

     

    Staff and students, follow Mt. Whitney Athletics on Twitter and Instagram @MWHSAthletics for sports specific information and highlights.

     

    Attention girls basketball, we have officially started our pre-season training. We will have our tryouts Monday, October 28th thru Wednesday October 30th from 6:30pm-8:30pm in the gym. You must attend all 3 days of tryouts in order to make the team.  If you are interested in playing, please see coach Lopez in U-3 to pick up a practice schedule and ask any questions you might have.

     

    The Annual Pink Out football game will be this Friday, Oct. 18 vs. El Diamante at the Mineral King Bowl.  MW football boosters will be selling Pink Out shirts for ONLY $10.  They are available to purchase in the front office.

     

    Anyone interested in playing boys basketball, practices are being held on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30-8:00 pm in the gym. Tryouts will be held Nov. 4-6 from 6:30-8:30 pm.

     

    Wrestling practices are on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:30-5:30.

      

    Attention all staff and students, Mt. Whitney’s 4th Annual Innertube Water Polo Tournament will be held on Saturday, October 26.  Open to all staff and students interested in playing.  See any water polo player or coach on the pool deck for information.

     

    Teachers, please excuse the girls golf team today at 9:15am, the van will leave for Lemoore at 9:30am, and the Freshman football team at 3:00, the bus will leave for El D at 3:15.  For Friday, Oct. 18, please excuse the cross country team at 9:30am, the bus will leave for Woodward Park at 9:45am and the girls JV water polo team at 10:30am, the bus will leave for Sunnyside at 10:45am.  There are no early outs for Cheer or Varsity football, you are on your own to the Mineral King Bowl for game vs. El Diamante.  Game time 6:30. Thank you and good luck to all our student-athletes.

     

    ord at 4:45.  Thank you and good luck to all our student-athletes.