Caledonia’s football team nominated for prestigious honor
Caledonia High School will once again be well represented at the annual Greater La Crosse Sports Connection awards banquet set to take place this Sunday at the Stoney Creek Inn in Onalaska.
Warrior senior Maria Fruechte is nominated for High School Female Athlete of the Year along with Onalaska Luther’s Mariah Schultz and Teresa Knutson of Aquinas.
For the third straight year the Caledonia football team is also nominated for High School Team of the Year. The Warriors were nominated for the Team of the Year honor during the 2011 season, and the Caledonia girls’ basketball team was the 2010 winner of the annual award. Other 2012 nominees are the Holmen golf team and the Onalaska basketball team.
The annual banquet gets underway at 5 p.m. March 24 with a silent auction and autograph session followed by dinner at 6 p.m. and the awards presentation at 7 p.m.
– Brady Ambrose