Due to inclement weather school has been canceled in the Waukee Community School District for today, January 23. All afternoon activities have been canceled. District Office is Open. No Beyond the Bell and Live Y'ers.
17 student athletes from the 2016 graduating class have signed letters of intent to continue their athletic careers at the Division I, Division II, NAIA or Junior College level. According to Activities Director Jim Duea that number will grow this spring as several athletes remain undecided at this time.
This group of athletes has helped 31 Waukee athletic teams qualify for the state tournament in 10 different sports. Of those teams, 11 went on to win state team championships. A versatile and talented group of athletes, they combined to earn 84 varsity letters. Most importantly the groups cumulative GPA was an impressive 3.57.
Talia Buss – University of Iowa, Track
Macy Miller – Winona State University, Soccer
Paige Seiser – Illinois State University, Golf
Jon Rozeboom – Southeastern CC, Baseball
Jonah Starmer – Hastings College, Bowling
Kaitlyn Menz – University of Wisconsin, Softball
Adam Rose – Grand View University, Football
Shaye Witte – Winona State University, Softball
Carter Eldridge – Marshalltown CC, Baseball
Tripp Kinney – Iowa State University, Golf
Andrea Mataloni – University of Sioux Falls, Basketball
Ben Ferkin – Missouri Western State University, Football
Noah Levere – University of Central Missouri, Track & Cross Country
Rachel Brush – University of Nebraska, Cross Country & Track
Reilly Jacobson – North Dakota State University, Basketball
Brandon Krantz – Minnesota State, Mankato, Football