Head Cross Country Coach Jim Kearney has announced his retirement from coaching. Kearney coached the Hilltoppers for 37 consecutive seasons, including 35 as head coach. Kearney led the Hilltoppers to 11 WISAA State Championships and most recently two WIAA runner-up titles (2009 and 2010) and two third-place honors (2007 and 2008) at the State Championships. He was inducted into the WCCCA Hall of Fame in 1995. Kearney will continue to teach at Marquette High and begins his 39th year of teaching this fall at MUHS (53 years teaching overall). JSONLINE Story
MUHS in the News
Alumnus Michael Maher '00 received his third Grammy for Best Contemporary Instrumental Album in 2016 as a member of the band Snarky Puppy. He credits MUHS Band Director Randy Skowronski as a major influencer in his music life. Go to WauwatosaNow Story.
Alumnus Matthew Von Rueden '07 and Teacher Marie Mansfield are featured in a Catholic Herald story about the Pro-life March in Washington, D.C., and MUHS's Hilltopper Defending Life group. Read article.
Science Teacher Joe Meyer answered the Pope's call to care for God's creation by founding the Laudato Si' Project, which promotes environmental appreciation and care within the Catholic community. The Catholic Herald published a feature story on the program. Go to Catholic Herald Story.