Fall Sports forms are available online HERE. They can be mailed to SWHS/Attention: Athletics. Due to construction this is the best way currently.
Coaches will be available 8-2-16 to talk about fall programs.
Forms can also be picked up or dropped off in person outside the main office at Southwest High School.
1st day for fall athletics are 8-15-16.
- Email with questions
Al Crary Golf Tournament- Go to the SW Foundation page to register for 2016- SOUTHWEST FOUNDATION
Hall of Fame- follow this link to nominate a legend http://swhshof.com/
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Southwest High School is the Home of the Lakers
Southwest High School is the Premier High School in Minneapolis offering the best in TRIPLE A- academics, arts, and athletics.
Southwest also gets it done in athletics—
Offering 78 programs in 31 sports
Yearly winning over 1/2 of all MPS City-Conference Titles
The Laker Athletes combined for a athletics-wide GPA of 3.5 in 2015-2016, with over 1300 athletes participating
In the Fall Girls Cross Country were the leaders with a Team GPA of 3.85
In the Winter Girls Nordic were the highest with a Team GPA of 3.82
In The Spring Girls Track were the leaders with a Team GPA of 3.62
The Only Metro all-state academic football player.
2016 Nordic Ski State Champs
Southwest wins section academic awards in every sport that it is offered
Southwest also has a proud history with 24 state team championships. More then any other Minneapolis Public School. The most talked about of all is the 1970 State Hockey Championship. The hockey team in 1970 was coached by, the Legendary, Dave Peterson. He later moved on to coach 2 USA Olympic Teams.
Southwest also has a great tradition in Running, both in cross-country and track & field under 2 other legendary coaches Al Halley and Bob Hoisington, they combined for 31 state appearances and 19 state titles.
Southwest has high quality athletic facilities—
Dedicated coaches that run additional summer camps and clinics to assist athletes with their skills
Summer 16-many open gyms will be hosted will be Anthony Middle School.
Please contact coaches, or the athletic office for any additional information about any of the great programs offered at Southwest High School
For Coach Information visit the MSHSL website or click on the Coach Information tab in the sidebar.
If you need aditional info contact:
Also offered to all fans - Conference Game Passes:
10 punch conference game passes,
Good at Minneapolis City-Conference
Events home or away:
Support Southwest by getting yours from SW and using it to get into games at all of the other high schools.
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Art by soccer and track athlete Nathan Devaughn
some pictures of 2012 athena award winner Tatyana Pashibin
Here is Hannah Hilden-Reid All-State Soccer Player 2011
TEAM PICTURES FOR THE 2012 FALL SPORTS TEAMS
Winter Sports Team Pictures 2012-2013
Images from the opening weekend under the lights.
Click here to go to the forms
We are turning on the lights at Southwest High School
Donations now being accepted at SWHS.
Buy a lifetime Southwest athletic pass $1000
Buy a tile at the stadium- starting at $100
Athena Award Winners:
2016 Emma Nelson- Swim, Weights, Softball
2015 Daisy Richmond- CC, Nordic, T & F
2014 Anna Ryden- CC, Nordic, T & F
2013 Madison Kuznia, Swim
2012 Tatyana Pashibin- CC, Gymnastics, T & F, Volleyball
2011 Maya Rosenbloom- Gymnastics
2010 Emily Skarda- Soccer, Gymnastics
2009 Libby Ellis- CC, Nordic, T & F
2008 Stazi Anderson- Swim
2007 Leah Russell - CC, Nordic, T & F
Southwest Athletic Policies
Basic SW Rules and Policies
15-16 Conference Champs
Girls Swim & Dive
15-16 Twin City Champs
Girls Swim and Dive
Girls Swim and Dive:
1st Team All-State Soccer
2nd Team All-State Soccer
Boys Swim & Dive
Track and Field
Girls Swim and Dive:
Ceci Crosby Diving (30th)
Amelia Baxley 100 Free (12th), 100 Back (7th)
Maya Knutson 200 Free (12th), 500Free (10th)
400 Free Relay (6th),
Girls Alpine: 4th at State
Track and Field: