Athletics

Chaska Hawks Athletics Update - Per Governor's Executive Order

The Minnesota State High School League has declared that as a result of the restriction and limitations of Executive Order 20-99:

The start of the season for Adapted Floor Hockey, Alpine Skiing, Girls and Boys Basketball, Girls Gymnastics, Girls and Boys Hockey, Nordic Ski Racing, Boys Swim and Dive, and Wrestling will be delayed. Due to restrictions included in Executive Order 20-99, the earliest that these seasons could begin is December 19, 2020.

Dance, which began on Monday, November 9, remains in season. All in-person practice and competition aspects of dance are prohibited throughout Executive Order 20-99

The updated MSHSL 2020-2021 Projected Calendar for winter and spring activities will be distributed when revised.

Winter sports registration remains open.  Please check back for  updated information on winter athletics.

Welcome to the home of the Chaska Hawks!

The mission of Chaska High School is to prepare each learner for successful completion of a post-secondary educational program, life-long learning, career opportunities, and meaningful contributions as a citizen of a local and global community by providing personalized, rigorous, and relevant learning experiences.

Football state champions celebration

In an effort to support our Chaska High School mission, Chaska High School offers over 30 different athletics programs designed to meet the interests of our students.  Chaska High School recognizes the value and importance of athletics programs as an extension of a good educational program.  Participation in the athletics programs is a privilege and a valuable part of the overall school experience.  It contributes to the emotional, physical, and intellectual development of our students, helping prepare them to become productive, contributing citizens of their community.

Chaska Athletics Belief Statements:

  • Athletics is part of our educational programming. It should be FUN!
  • Athletics must teach positive values: fair play, good sportsmanship, pride in self, team and school.
  • Participation in athletics is important.  Multi-sport participation is encouraged and supported.
  • A comprehensive athletics program offering will support and reflect student interest and participation.
  • Athletics should encourage athletes to stretch beyond their comfort zone, taking risks within a structured environment.
  • Athletics enhances physical and mental well-being.
  • Meaningful competition is healthy.
  • A sound athletics program stimulates participants to win and excel, recognizing our purpose is human growth and potential.
  • Our community values athletics.
  • Our school community is stronger when we promote healthy relationships through respect for opponents, officials, teammates, self, and for persons in position of authority.

Athletics at Chaska High School builds community through the engagement of students, staff, parents, alumni, and all members of our school community.  We take pride in knowing that our coaches are educators and our athletes are learners; and that we are all representatives of our Chaska Hawks school community.  Successful athletics teams generate unique excitement across the school, help strengthen bonds amongst our school community, build loyalty in a healthy manner, and give our school community yet another reason to be proud and celebrate all that is Chaska High School.

The Chaska Hawks compete in the Metro West Conference and are members of the Minnesota State High School League.  Chaska High School has won over 170 Conference Championships, participated in over 185 State Tournaments, and has won State Championships in Boys’ Basketball, Dance Team, Football, Girls’ Golf, Adapted Softball, and Volleyball!

Championship History

SOAR HAWKS!

News

Empty stadium at night

Last night, the Eastern Carver County School District announced the cancellation of the Chanhassen-Chaska varsity football game, scheduled for the evening of Friday, October 16, and the Chanhassen-Chaska junior varsity game on Saturday, October 17. The 9th grade football game on Thursday, October 15, will continue as scheduled. The cancellation was necessitated by a COVID-19-related quarantine impacting the Chanhassen football program.

Read More about Chaska/Chan football games rescheduled
State champions

This year’s sports season is like none other we’ve seen before.  With limitations on seasons, on spectators, and other “normal” parts of athletics, our focus this fall is on our student athletes.  The steps we are taking – in alignment with Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) and Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) guidance – ensure we are doing everything we can to support a safe and healthy return to play.

Read More about Chaska Hawks Varsity Football: Spectator Allowance Information

Contact


Jon Summer
Assistant Principal/Athletics Director
(952) 556-7130
Brenda Lentz
Athletics Administrative Assistant
(952) 556-7130
 
 
Lauren Koloski
Office Assistant/Evening Event Supervisor
(952) 556-7130
 
Morgan Derloshon
Certified Athletic Trainer
Ridgeview Medical Center
(952) 556-2656
 

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