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Girls’ ultimate takes second place at State

Girls’ ultimate takes second place at State

Sam St. Clair and Devin Raynor

June 5, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring sports

Head coach Seija Stratton said despite difficult weather conditions, the girls’ ultimate team played strong at the State tournament June 2-3. “The team played so well. This was definitely, from a weather standpoint, the hardest tournament that we’ve played in,” Stratton said. Stratton said...

Offseason captains’ trainings completed

Offseason captains’ trainings completed

Jacob Stillman

June 4, 2018


Filed under Spring sports

According to Park’s leadership development consultant Kevin King, offseason captains’ trainings differ from in season trainings in that offseason is more laid back. “For the fall offseason training, the biggest difference is that it is a lot more relaxed,” King said. “ When we do it duri...

Girls’ lacrosse beats Holy Angels

Girls’ lacrosse beats Holy Angels

Hayley Westwood and Sophie Olmen

June 1, 2018


Filed under Spring sports

According to assistant coach Lauren Bruun-Bryant, the effort the team gave was solid and it showed during the 10-7 win against Holy Angels. “They listened to the coaching that was being given to them and they also executed passes. We have solely been working on passes for a while and it's f...

Girls’ ultimate prepares for State tournament

Girls’ ultimate prepares for State tournament

Devin Raynor and Sam St. Clair

June 1, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring sports

As the girls’ ultimate team prepares for State, head coach Seija Stratton said she wants graduating senior players to feel proud of their last season at Park. “(I’m) just hoping that the seniors feel that this is the capstone of their season and that they are able to leave and graduate from St. ...

Boys’ tennis defeated by first seed Blake

Boys’ tennis defeated by first seed Blake

Eli Curran-Moore and Tenzin Gyaldatsang

June 1, 2018


Filed under Spring sports

After clinching a 4-3 home win against Apple Valley May 16, the boys’ tennis team was swept 0-7 against number one seed in the Section Blake. Britenbucher said while the season went well, the most important issue is recruiting players for the future. “It’s hard to be disappointed about how things went. Th...

Baseball loses 2-4 to Southwest

Baseball loses 2-4 to Southwest

Mimi Fhima and Izzy Leviton

May 31, 2018


Filed under Spring sports

After losing to Southwest 2-4 May 29, the Park baseball team anticipates playing Robbinsdale Armstrong to continue their Sections run. According to head coach Brian Kelly, although the Park team hit the ball well, Robbinsdale Armstrong gained all four of their runs in a single inning bringing them to a wi...

Girls’ ultimate sells coupon cards

Girls’ ultimate sells coupon cards

Devin Raynor and Sam St. Clair

May 31, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring sports

According to head coach Seija Stratton, the girls’ ultimate team went door-to-door throughout Park selling coupon books May 5 and May 27 to raise money for the team. “We sold coupon books with I think 10 coupons that are good for a year, and they cost $20,” Stratton said. “They went around n...

Track Sections postponed

Track Sections postponed

Alec Pittman and Jacob Stillman

May 31, 2018


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According to varsity boys’ track coach Rich Keith, inclement weather led to the postponement of many track and field events, which could impact performance for those competing. “We basically got through half of the field events in a sense and we got through half of the prelims yesterday,” Keith ...

Baseball team prepares for first Section game

Baseball team prepares for first Section game

Izzy Leviton and Mimi Fhima

May 29, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spring sports

According to head baseball coach Brian Kelly, Park’s first Section game is a competitive match up. Kelly said Park recently beat Southwest and both teams strive to be successful in the playoffs. “I am anticipating a really good close game. We played Southwest a week ago and beat them 2-1,”...

Junior gets hit in the head with golf ball, causes concussion

Junior gets hit in the head with golf ball, causes concussion

Nicole Sanford and Ruby Stillman

May 29, 2018


Filed under Spring sports

After getting hit in the head by a golf ball while riding a golf cart alongside her friends, junior Anika Hanson said the initial shock of the incident left her feeling confused on what had happened. “It hurt at first, but I didn’t really even know if I got hit or not because I was kind of in...

End of season girls’ lacrosse quiz

End of season girls’ lacrosse quiz

Hayley Westwood and Sophie Olmen

May 29, 2018


Filed under Spring sports

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