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Girls XC Win Boscobel Quadrangular Boys Second

Girls XC Win Boscobel Quadrangular Boys Second

September 18, 2020

The Dodge-Point girls cross country team traveled to Boscobel for a Quadrangular meet on Thursday.  Dodge-Point finished first, with Boscobel in second, Fennimore third, and Riverdale fourth.  Top finishers from Mineral Point included Haylee Kearns in fifth place, Chloe Oberhauser 12th, Grace Wersal 1...

Dodge-Point United Posts Second Straight Shutout

Dodge-Point United Posts Second Straight Shutout

September 18, 2020

September 17 They did it again folks! Yet another 10-0 blowout by the Dodge-Point United Varsity Soccer team! They went up against Prairie Du Chien and absolutely blew them out of the water. This time they pulled it off with a whopping 17 minutes to go! It’s almost hard to believe. Drew Hottenste...

Varsity Volleyball Team Moves to 1-1

Varsity Volleyball Team Moves to 1-1

September 18, 2020

September 17 The Mineral Point volleyball team traveled to Boscobel last night to take on the Bulldogs. The Freshman team won 2-1. JV won with a match win of 3-0 by scores of 25-15, 25-17, and 25-15. As the varsity team defeated the Bulldogs 3-0. The scores of the varsity's sets were 25-9, 25-20, a...

Dodge-Point Boys XC Win RV Triangular

Dodge-Point Boys XC Win RV Triangular

September 16, 2020

The Dodge-Point boy's cross country team traveled to River Valley on Tuesday and came away with the team title in the River Valley Triangular.  Dodge-Point finished with a team score of 21, followed by River Valley with 50 points and Richland Center/Ithaca with 52 points.  Will Aurit of Dodge-Point...

Alfred Vivian-Class of 1884

Dean of Agriculture, Alfred Vivian sitting at his desk; 1921

September 11, 2020

Alfred Vivian was born in Mineral Point in 1867 and was one of six graduates in the Class of 1884 at Mineral Point High School.  He earned his doctorate in agricultural chemistry from the University of Wisconsin before moving on to the The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio.  In 1902 Alfred became...

Judge James O’Neill-Class of 1896

Judge James O'Neill-Class of 1896

February 17, 2020

James O'Neill, Mineral Point High School Class of 1896, was appointed Iowa County judge in 1933 and was re-elected for successive terms until his retirement in 1954.

Rally for Callie Pink Night

Rally for Callie Pink Night

November 27, 2019

Last night at the Mineral Point girls basketball game vs. River Valley, there was a fundraiser for Ms. Gundlach as she is battling breast cancer. The Pointer nation family came together and raised a total of $4000 for the Rally for Callie Pink Night. This was done through the very generous basket donations,...

Brigid Elliott-Boger Class of 1995

Brigid Elliott-Boger  Class of 1995

October 28, 2019

Brigid Elliott-Boger graduated from Mineral Point High School in 1995.  She earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville in 1999.  Brigid is a member of the Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. ...

Dodge-Point Cross Country takes Conference Title

Dodge-Point Cross Country takes Conference Title

October 22, 2019

Congratulations to the Boys Dodge-Point Cross Country team on winning the Southwest Wisconsin Conference championship held in Platteville.  Senior Henry Keith won his third Conference title. Freshman Charle Keith was 4th and freshman Joey Robinson placed 6th earning first team all-conference honors. Whi...

Pointer Football Takes Conference for the 3rd Year in a Row

Pointer Football Takes Conference for the 3rd Year in a Row

October 21, 2019

The SWAL conference title was on the line last Friday night, as the Pointers traveled to Lancaster to take on the Flying Arrows. Both teams came into the game undefeated. Lancaster was ranked #3 in division 5 and the Pointers were #3 in division 6. The Pointers came out strong and took an early lead....

Musical News

Musical News

Hannah Smith

October 21, 2019

Sage Shemak and Jazmine Cool will represent the MPHS Vocal program on Thursday at the State Honors Concert.  Performance takes place at Madison’s overture Center 8:00 pm. Tickets are $18.00 or $9.00 with a student ID....

24 Teams Compete in Trivia Night

24 Teams Compete in Trivia Night

October 20, 2019

Twenty-four teams competed in the Second Annual Boys and Girls Basketball Trivia Night.  The Elite Eight took first place getting 64 of the 69 questions right on the evening.  The Card Says Moops finished in second place with 63 questions correct and Did You Touch My Drum Set was third with 60 correct. Here...

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