Math Teams Bring Home Gold

On Monday, March 18, Mineral Point Middle and High School mathletes hosted the annual SWAL Math Team Contest. The schools participating this year were Boscobel, Cuba City, Darlington, Fennimore, Iowa-Grant, Mineral Point, Riverdale, and Southwestern. For the high school, one gold, silver, and bronze are awarded in each division (unless there is a tie). Team … Read More

Federman, Pittz are Students of the Month

The Mineral Point Kiwanis Club honored its January Students of the Month at its meeting Tuesday, March 19 at the Pointer Cafe. The students, who are members of the senior class, are selected for this honor through a voting process by staff at the high school, and their biographies are written by themselves. Riese Federman … Read More

State Forensics Field is Set

Congratulations to our Mineral Point High School Forensics Team members who have qualified for the State competition to be held Friday, April 12 at UW-Madison! Farrago: Zoe Hay Farrago: Josie Lindholm Informative: McKenna Reichling Special Occasion: Cole Wilson Poetry: Zula Flanary Poetry: Cody Pierce Poetry: Owen Stephenson Prose: Michaela Acherman Prose: Alexis Berget Prose: Jenna … Read More

Board Discusses Possible Uses for Elementary Building

At its regular monthly meeting March 11, the School Board held discussion around options for the current elementary building, should the April 2 referendum be successful. (Scroll past the video for more article text.) Board member Tony Dahl reminded everyone that, if the referendum is successful, the district would still be using the current elementary … Read More

Lindsey is SWAL Player of the Year

SWAL BOYS BASKETBALL 2018-19 ALL-CONFERENCE TEAM FINAL STANDINGS School – Record – Coach Darlington 13 – 1 Tom Uppena Mineral Point 11 – 3 Dan Burreson Cuba City 10 – 4 Jerry Petitgoue Fennimore 10 – 4 Troy Larson Southwestern 6 – 8 Clint Nemitz Boscobel 3 – 11 Levi Esters Iowa-Grant 3 – 11 … Read More

Solo & Ensemble Entries Qualify for State

Mineral Point Middle and High School Band, and Middle School Choir, students participated in District Solo & Ensemble Saturday, March 9 at Darlington. High School Choir students will participate Saturday, April 6 at Iowa-Grant. The Class A Starred First entries will advance to the State Competition Saturday, April 27 at UW-Platteville. CLASS A Starred First: … Read More

Reichling is SWAL Player of the Year

SWAL GIRLS BASKETBALL 2018-19 ALL-CONFERENCE TEAM   FINAL STANDINGS SCHOOL – RECORD – COACH Mineral Point   13 – 1 Matt Austin Darlington   12 – 2 Kelly Rose Cuba City   10 – 4 Jeff Pustina Riverdale     6 – 7 Tom Pierick Southwestern  5 – 8 Aaron Kaiser Boscobel   3 – 11 Jason Hill Fennimore … Read More

Forensics Team Advances 35 to Districts

The 2019 Mineral Point High School Forensics team had its Sub-District competition February 25 at Barneveld. All of the entries advanced to the District festival to be held Saturday, March 16 at UW-Platteville. Students needed to score a 16 (or better) out of 25 possible points in a minimum of two of the three rounds … Read More

Flanary, Kinch are Students of the Month

The Mineral Point Kiwanis Club honored its January Students of the Month at its meeting Tuesday, February 19 at the Pointer Cafe. The students, who are members of the senior class, are selected for this honor through a voting process by staff at the high school, and their biographies are written by themselves. Zula Flanary … Read More

SWC All-Conference Gymnastics

SWC All-Conference Gymnastics 2018-19 Teams Dodgeville/Mineral Point Platteville/Belmont/Lancaster Prairie du Chien/Fennimore River Valley/Barneveld Southwestern/Cuba City/Benton   VAULT First Team Miah Lemanski 11 D/P 9.0167 Lorisa Shatrawka 9 RV/B 8.5833 Tessa Bockhop 11 D/P 8.3583 Elle Honerbaum 11 D/P 8.3 Katrina Stastny 10 P/B/L 8.2833   Second Team Kate Fuerstenberg 12 SW/CC/B 8.25 Cilla Downs 11 … Read More