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Payton Almquist will be one of the leaders for Mount Horeb’s girls swimming team this fall. News Publishing Co. photo by Mary Langenfeld

There is no indoor pool in the Village of Mount Horeb. Building numbers remains a work in progress. And there are multiple day-to-day challenges that come with starting a program. But as Mount Horeb’s girls swimming team gets set to begin a new era — one in which it’s no longer part of a co-op with...

Katie Manchester is one of the returning standouts for Mount Horeb’s girls volleyball team. News Publishing Co. photo by Mary Langenfeld

Their 2021 campaign was derailed by injury. Today, Mount Horeb’s girls volleyball team is largely healthy and hoping for a big season. The Vikings open their new campaign Aug. 23 by hosting Dodgeville at 7 p.m. And Mount Horeb believes with good health and a few breaks it could be a factor in the...

Kate Donaldson and Mount Horeb’s girls golfers started the year strong. News Publishing Co. photo by Mary Langenfeld

If first impressions are indeed the most lasting, it could be a terrific girls golf season at Mount Horeb. The Vikings defeated Portage, 190-212, in a Badger West Conference dual meet last Thursday. Mount Horeb then finished in sixth place at the 17-team Reedsburg Invite last Friday. Junior Ella...

Ryan Skogen (right) tries to elude Spencer Stadele during an MH-B practice last week. News Publishing Co. photo by Mary Langenfeld

It's something a motivational speaker might say. Or something that might be plastered on the wall in a locker room.   Cliché as it may be, though, it rings true in the Mount Horeb-Barneveld football program. “Teams don't win championships, families do,” MH-B senior running back Tyler Buechner said...

Ella Fager and Mount Horeb's girls golf team are hoping for a big season. News Publishing Co. photo by Mary Langenfeld

It’s a good news, bad news scenario for Mount Horeb’s girls golf team this fall. First, the good news. The Vikings, who reached the WIAA Division 1 sectionals for the first time in school history last fall, return four of their top six golfers from that team. Mount Horeb, which set several program...

Former Mount Horeb-Barneveld star Max Meylor (7) led UW-Whitewater to NCAA Division 3 semifinals last season. Photo courtesy of UW-Whitewater

Playing football — wherever possible for as long as possible — has been Max Meylor’s dream for two decades now. So when the Alabama Airborne asked the former Mount Horeb and UW-Whitewater standout if he wanted to grab a helmet and shoulder pads, Meylor hopped in his car and raced off to Mobile. The...

Derrick Meinholz and the Pine Bluff/Mount Horeb Home Talent League team improved to 8-2 on Sunday. News Publishing Co. photo by Dennis Semrau

Facing a three-run deficit before coming to bat in the bottom of the first inning, Pine Bluff/Mount Horeb appeared headed for disaster against visiting Shullsburg/Benton on Sunday. But the host Bluffers didn’t flinch. Left-hander Scottie Gordon and right-hander Tyler Vogel combined to limit the...

The Mount Horeb-Barneveld football team was chosen as the the Mount Horeb Mail’s ‘Team of the Year.’ File photo

The 2021-22 school year marked a return to normalcy for most of Mount Horeb’s sports teams. It also meant another year of tremendous success. The Vikings enjoyed terrific seasons and individual performances in a bevy of sports. Last week, we honored Mount Horeb’s girls, and this week we’re...

Mount Horeb’s girls gymnastics team finished second at the WIAA Division 2 state meet. File photo

The 2021-22 school year marked a return to normalcy for most of Mount Horeb’s sports teams. It also meant another year of tremendous success. The Vikings enjoyed terrific seasons and individual performances in a bevy of sports. This week, we’ll honor Mount Horeb’s girls, and next week we’ll...
Mount Horeb’s boys golf team achieved honorable mention honors in the “Team Academic All-State” competition. The Golf Coaches Association of Wisconsin (GCAW) recognizes high school golf teams with the highest ‘team’ grade point averages. ‘Team’ is defined as the five designated golfers on the...

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