Division 2 will have a brand new WIAA State High School Football champion in 2006. Ashwaubenon beat Waunakee 19-0 last seasonWaupaca is making its third title game appearance. The first two in 1994 and 2002, resulted in runner-up finishes. The Comets earned a berth in the championship game with a 13-2 win over Lakeland in the semifinal. They are the champions of the Valley 8 Conference. The Comets have shutout their opponent in six games this year and have outscored opponents by a combined total of 376-132.
Greendale is making its first-ever trip to the State final. The Panthers finished atop the standings in the South Division of the Woodland Conference this season and gained a berth in the title game by blanking Kewaskum in the semifinal, 9-0. The Panthers have outscored their opponents by an average of 26-7 this season.