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Meet the Athlete: Anna Gleason

Meet the Athlete: Anna Gleason

William Phelan

March 6, 2017


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How long have you been on the team? I have been in the high school hockey program for four years. What position do you play? I play as a goalie. How long have you played hockey? I have played hockey for nine years. How does it feel to be a senior? It's scary how fast senior year has come. It fee...

Meet the Athlete: Shayla Miller

Meet the Athlete: Shayla Miller

Hannah Leff and Hannah Wolk

March 2, 2017


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Who: Shayla Miller Grade: Freshman Sport: Basketball How long have you been playing basketball? Since first grade. What position do you play? I play guard. Do you play on an off season team? I play for the Minnesota Suns during the spring and summer. What were some of your goals this...

Meet the athlete: Ryan Klaers

Meet the athlete: Ryan Klaers

Grace Lynch

January 13, 2017


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Who Ryan Klaers Grade Junior Sport Hockey What position do you play? Defense. When did you start playing hockey? I started playing hockey when I was about three or four years old with my dad and brother on the pond. What inspired you to play hockey? My dad really inspired m...

Meet the athlete: Katie Fredrickson

Meet the athlete: Katie Fredrickson

Grace Lynch

January 13, 2017


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Who Katie Fredrickson Grade Junior Sport Hockey What position do you play? I play left wing. When did you start playing hockey? I started playing when I was in kindergarten. What inspired you to play hockey? Starting when I was really little, I thought it looked really fun...

Meet the Athlete: Makaila Winward

Meet the Athlete: Makaila Winward

Hannah Leff

October 11, 2016


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How long have you been playing volleyball? Since sixth grade. What position do you play? I’m mainly an outside hitter but this year I’ve been playing all positions. Why did you decide to start playing volleyball? My mom played volleyball when I was little and I thought it was the ...

Meet the Athlete: Anders Nackerud

Meet the Athlete: Anders Nackerud

Adam Johnson

October 5, 2016


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When did you start running for the cross country team? Five years ago, in eighth grade. When did you make varsity? Two years ago, in the fall of my sophomore year. What do you enjoy most about running? I like that it is a sport that you play against yourself. You are constantly trying to beat your best time and it...

Meet the Athlete: Hattie Kugler

Meet the Athlete: Hattie Kugler

Delaney Wallerich

August 26, 2016


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When did you start swimming? When I was 6, for my club team that I’m still on called Hopkins Hurricanes. What made you want to start swimming? A few of my friends did it, and I thought it would be fun to do. Is there a successful swimmer that you look up to? I look up to Olympic at...

Meet the Athlete

Meet the Athlete

Zoe Eilers

June 7, 2016


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How long have you played? I’ve been playing for five years — since 2011. What made you decide to play? I had heard of lacrosse before and even though I was not sure how it was played, I felt like I wanted to know what this sport is. What position do you play? Usually, I play li...

Meet the Athlete: Billy Nicholls

Meet the Athlete: Billy Nicholls

Joe Brandel

March 15, 2016


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How long have you played? I have played golf for the high school since seventh grade. Why did you start playing golf? I started playing because a few of my friends played and my grandpa had a membership to a country club. I would go out and play with him more and more as I got older. What is y...

Meet the Athlete: Jonny Sorenson

Meet the Athlete: Jonny Sorenson

Ndunzi Kunsunga

February 25, 2016


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What team are you on? I play on varsity. What position do you play? I’m a left-winger. Why do you like hockey? I like hockey because it makes you feel so fast and I like moving fast and controlling the puck.  What is your favorite part of the sport? Working with teammates and ...

Meet the Athlete: Audrey Scalici

Meet the Athlete: Audrey Scalici

Paige Steward

December 20, 2015


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When did you start gymnastics? I started when I was 7 by taking classes at the St. Louis Park Community Center. How long have you been participating? Almost 10 years. What got you into it? My mom is a gymnast and she was really good. As a kid I just always thought stuff like that was really cool and t...

Meet the athlete: Violet Huber

Meet the athlete: Violet Huber

Sam Crary

September 11, 2015


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Sport: Tennis How long have you been playing tennis? I’ve been playing for five years now, since I was in fifth grade. What do you like about playing tennis? I love how it is a very competitive and fast-paced sport. I also love bonding with all my friends on the team. Do you participate in any offseaso...

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