Athletics Mission Statement

To create an environment that maximizes student participation, supports academic progress, and promotes physical, and social development. It is expected that all student-athletes display competitive spirit, exhibit good sportsmanship, and the Miller PRIDE throughout the year.

Washburn athletics has a long-standing tradition of winning with over 200 conference championships, 35 state championship game appearances and 20 state titles. We offer 24 athletic programs and several club program opportunities for students to participate.We believe that athletics are inherently educational and our programs provide valuable lessons for many practical situations. Through participation in our athletic programs, students will learn the benefits of teamwork, sportsmanship, self-discipline, self-confidence, perseverance and the joy of achievement.

Class of 2015

Congratulations to class of 2015 Washburn student athletes who will go on to play college athletics next fall:

  • Morgan Cottew will play soccer at Minnesota State University at Mankato
  • Graham Miller will play football at St. Cloud State University 
  • Lucia Renikoff will play baskeball at the University of St. Thomas University
  • Ella Stout will play soccer at the University of Richmond