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Meet the athlete: Natalie Lorentz

Meet the athlete: Natalie Lorentz

Carolyn Guddal

October 23, 2013

Who: Freshman Natalie Lorentz Sport: Girls’ tennis When and why did you start playing tennis? I started when I was 7, and ever since then I have been playing competitively. I liked the fact that it was a sport all by yourself and that you got to make the decisions.   ...

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Janet Holmes, Staff Writer

June 8, 2013

Overall, how did you feel about the season? I felt that it went well. This is my first year, and it was a great experience. It was a lot of fun to play and to improve. How did the bad weather affect the team? The season felt short because there was about a month where we couldn’t do anything...

A-List Athlete — Grace Williams

A-List Athlete — Grace Williams

Maddy Bremner, Staff Writer

May 6, 2013

Who: Grace Williams, freshman Sport: Girls' track Why did you start running? Because my dad and grandfathers from both sides ran track, and they encouraged me to run from a young age. I guess I was also born with the natural ability to run, so it just came naturally to me. What is your bigges...

Q&A: Sean Cork, nordic skiing

Emma Weisner, Staff Writer

April 11, 2013

Sophomore Sean Cork traveled to Fairbanks, AK in March to compete in the Nordic Skiing Junior Nationals, a meet for elite high school skiers from across the country. This was his second year competing at the event for the Midwestern team. Cork has been skiing for the Park Nordic team for four seasons...

Q&A with Athena Award Winner, Kathryn Ostrom

Q&A with Athena Award Winner, Kathryn Ostrom

Cole Bacig, Staff Writer/Designer

April 9, 2013

Senior Kathryn Ostrom has been awarded with the 2013 Athena Award. This award is given to the outstanding female athlete at Park and is based on excellence in individual sport, or for participation and accomplishments in team sports. She has lettered eight times in Park girls’ swimming. She has earned ei...

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Ryan McCanna, staff writer

March 20, 2013

Who: Sophia Noreen, sophomore Sport: Girls’ lacrosse When did you start playing lacrosse and why? I started playing in eighth grade because I saw my friends were having a lot of fun, and I wanted to try it and spend time with them. What is your favorite part of being on the team? It’s...

A-List Athlete: Branch Johnson

Cole Bacig, Staff Writer

February 26, 2013

Who: Branch Johnson, senior Sport: Boys’ swimming When did you start swimming? I started swimming sophomore year,  mostly because my friend wanted me too, but I’m glad I did. I wasn’t too interested at first, but I ended up liking it. Who do you look up to as a swimmer? I look up to...

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