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Girls’ golf suffers loss to Southwest

Girls’ golf suffers loss to Southwest

Ruby Stillman, Sofia Seewald, and Ethan Meisler

May 5, 2019


Filed under Spring sports

Despite a tough loss to Southwest in their latest match, junior Lily Rostal said she felt the team persevered by encouraging teammates and spending time together after the match. “I think we all really bonded as a team and we got through the match together,” Rostal said. “At the tee box we would all stand there and after someo...

Freshman pitches no-hitter

Freshman pitches no-hitter

Talia Lissauer and Maddie Schutte

May 1, 2019


Filed under Spring sports

After pitching a 10-0 shutout game against Robbinsdale Cooper in his first time starting for varsity, freshman Kristofer Hokenson said his teammates made this record-breaking win feel special. “At first it didn’t really feel like anything, but toward the end it started to feel really special because ...

Baseball beats Benilde after three years

Baseball beats Benilde after three years

Talia Lissauer

April 27, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Spring sports

After a three-year losing streak to Benilde, the teams’ ongoing support for each other and the ability to stay focused is what contributed to the teams’ 7-1 win, according to sophomore Jack Wandmacher. “We love each other, we play as a team, no one gets down and we don't get too high. We are ...

Boys’ golf anticipates challenging match

Boys’ golf anticipates challenging match

Ethan Meisler, Sofia Seewald, and Ruby Stillman

April 26, 2019


Filed under Spring sports

After a number of boys’ golf practices and matches, sophomore Zach Segal said he feels the team’s camaraderie has improved immensely. “We’ve only had two matches this year, and we’ve all seen progress since the first one. Honestly I think we’re working really hard together,” Segal s...

Girls’ lacrosse loses to Hopkins

Girls’ lacrosse loses to Hopkins

Breanna Thompson and Sophie Olmen

April 26, 2019


Filed under Spring sports

According to junior Anna Nicholls they played their hardest during the end of the game. Even if they lost.  By the end, they were a whole new team. “The game I think went pretty well. The score did not reflect how we played towards the end of the game. We improved from the beginning to the end...

Boys’ lacrosse contends against St. Paul

Boys’ lacrosse contends against St. Paul

Nolan Kelly and Ella Hammertstrand

April 26, 2019


Filed under Spring sports

During the boys' lacrosse game April 25, the team felt drained and in the wrong mentality, according to junior Flynn Spano. “It started before the game even started,” Spano said. “I think a block our team has is not preparing for the game correctly.” According to Spano, the team needs to be...

Boys’ lacrosse captain optimistic after recent losses

Boys’ lacrosse captain optimistic after recent losses

Nolan Kelly

April 24, 2019


Filed under Spring sports

According to long-stick midfielder, junior Alexander Hager, he has been playing lacrosse since eighth grade and has begun targeting his efforts as a new captain on building better chemistry on the team. “I have a lot of good friends on the team and there is a sense of brotherhood. They are like...

Softball struggles in third game

Softball struggles in third game

Claire Bargman

April 24, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Spring sports

As captain and senior Maddy Schmitz improved her batting in the first weeks of the season, she said she was excited to show off her hard work. Coach Bobby Crumpton said certain players had exceptional games despite losing 4-25 to Chaska April 24. “I thought (captain and senior) Sophie Olmen...

Synchro team washes hair in sinks

Synchro team washes hair in sinks

Yonit Krebs and Sam St. Clair

April 23, 2019


Filed under Spring sports

As sophomore Maya Lee transitions from practice to school in the mornings, she said the construction poses a challenge for swimmers looking to shower before school. “We don’t have a locker room, so after all of our practices we have to either get dressed in a bathroom and get ready there or als...

Baseball wins three consecutive games

Baseball wins three consecutive games

Talia Lissauer and Maddie Schutte

April 22, 2019


Filed under Spring sports

After seeing teammates continuously supporting each other, whether they made an error or had a good play, coach Brian Kelly said the supportive environment has led the team to its three-game winning streak. “I’ve looked into the dugout multiple times over the last three games and seen someone w...

Girls’ lacrosse quiz

Girls’ lacrosse quiz

Breanna Thompson and Sophie Olmen

April 22, 2019


Filed under Spring sports

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2020 start time may impact sports teams

2020 start time may impact sports teams

Sophie Olmen

April 22, 2019


Filed under Sports

With the new change in school district start times, sophomore Ryan Barnett said he feels a range of emotions. “I have mixed feelings about it. I think it’ll be good for the middle schoolers so they don’t have to wake up too early but I feel like it’ll create a lot of conflicts for sports and...

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