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Crusader Swimming at League

WHS junior Jensen Lynnes swam in Crusader crimson Saturday morning at the AVCTL League Swim Meet held at Andover High School! It was the first time since State last season that Lynnes has swum as an official Wellington swimmer, and it was also the Crusader Yearbook’s first opportunity ever to make it to a meet since she has been involved in high school swim starting in 2020.

Golf team takes League title

Wellington hosted the league tournament on Tuesday, May 10, and every team member medaled in the Top 10! Seniors Deitrek Gill, Brett Wyckoff, Laken Smith, and Caden Lawrence placed 1st-4th and received 1st Team All-League Honors! Freshman Owen Farley and senior RJ Clift tied for 8th and earned 2nd Team Honors! Additionally, Coach Ginter was named Division IV Coach of the Year! Great day, Crusaders!

Individual Results:

1 - D. Gill 67

2 - B. Wyckoff 79

3 - L. Smith 81

4 - C. Lawrence 83

8 - O. Farley 89

8 - R. Clift 89

Steve Sturgis inducted to Crusader Wall of Recognition

Wellington High School will honor Steve Sturgis as the 2022 Crusader Wall of Recognition inductee in a presentation during Class Night tonight at 7pm in the Wellington High School main gymnasium.  

The Wall of Recognition program was started in 2012 for the following purposes:

       To honor a culture and tradition of excellence and high achievement by recognizing outstanding Wellington High School Alumni and contributors.  

All-sports banquet held May 4

Wellington High held their end-of-year All-Sports Banquet this last Wednesday, May 4.  The program, intended to be at the football field, was moved indoors to the high school due to rain. Crusader Club was still able to provide their hot dog and hamburger dinner from the school cafeteria, though, and the show went on in the main gymnasium!  Many fine athletes were recognized and honored for their accomplishments throughout the year, and a handful of seniors also received special recognition and awards for their high school careers.

A Note on the Crusader Website's Future

Since fall of 1999, the Crusader website has been THE go-to place for Wellington content.  Its look and web address may have changed periodically, but it has had one sole proprietor: Steve Sturgis.  It is Steve’s creation, his vision.  Much has already been said about Steve’s inventiveness and the impact the website has had on our community, so I’ll suffice to add this: There was nothing like it when Steve first created the website; he blazed a trail for all others to follow, and the project is a wonder and a testament to his brilliance, creativity, talent, and industriousness.  I

2022 WHS.CC College Laptop (Asst Prog Info)

PLEASE NOTE:  A new 2022 Application Form is located in WHS Guidance Office. You'll have approx. 7-8 weeks to get the form, you fill out your part and a parent and or guardian's signature as well, then turn back in to the WHS Guidance Office by the deadline. I strongly suggest you take CELL PHONE PIC of completed form for future reference. Also NOTE: the deadline is clear, failure to turn it in ON TIME, will be too late - NO EXCEPTIONS! (DEADLINE IS FEB. 24, 2022 3:30PM)