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Metro West Conference track meet quiz

Metro West Conference track meet quiz

Alec Pittman and Jacob Stillman

May 21, 2018


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Metro West Conference track meet quiz

Girls’ ultimate to play wildcard game

Girls’ ultimate to play wildcard game

Devin Raynor and Sam St. Clair

May 21, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring sports

According to head coach Seija Stratton, the girls’ ultimate team will be participating in a wildcard game against Apple Valley May 22. “It’s a wildcard game,” Stratton said. “The first 16 teams in the state make it into division one, so the three above and three below 16 are playing each o...

Park defeats Benilde on senior night

Park defeats Benilde on senior night

Abby Intveld and Emma Kempf

May 18, 2018


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Coming after a disappointing loss to Benilde, sophomore Margaret Klein said it was important for the team to play a better game and win. “The last game we played against Benilde, we lacked energy and we were just like ‘eh,’ but this game we really wanted to win because it was our last game and it ...

Boys’ tennis prepares for first Sections match against Apple Valley

Boys’ tennis prepares for first Sections match against Apple Valley

Eli Curran-Moore and Tenzin Gyaldatsang

May 16, 2018


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The boys’ tennis team finished its regular season with a 6-4 record, according to head coach David Breitenbucher. The team only played ten total matches, earning them the eighth seed in the conference, and is set to play the first Sections match against Apple Valley May 16. “We are the eighth...

Boys’ lacrosse defeats Breck

Boys’ lacrosse defeats Breck

Isabel Kjaer and Sofia Seewald

May 15, 2018


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According to Varsity coach Tim Goh, the team’s 8-5 first win reflected their talent, which the team hopes to use throughout the rest of the season. “I thought this game went really well. We finally turned the corner and played with a lot of patience and the defense played very disciplined,” Goh...

Team finishes tournament strong despite setbacks

Team finishes tournament strong despite setbacks

Abby Intveld and Emma Kempf

May 14, 2018


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Tensions were high at the top of the sixth inning in the third game of the day, until junior Maddie Schmitz hit a home run for the Orioles. “It was exhilarating,” Schmitz said. “It brought everyone’s spirit up to finally push and finish the game.” Park beat Southwest May 12 with a sco...

Girls’ golf perseveres through tough match

Girls’ golf perseveres through tough match

Nicole Sanford and Ruby Stillman

May 11, 2018


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According to senior Carly Livingston, the girls’ golf team faced some challenges during its most recent conference match May 9. “A couple girls on the team played really well, and the other half didn’t just because Brookview is a pretty hard course just because there’s a lot of water hazards,...

Park sweeps Chaska in double-header

Park sweeps Chaska in double-header

Mimi Fhima and Izzy Leviton

May 10, 2018


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After Park baseball accomplished a 9-0 lead in the second double-header game against Chaska May 9, the Chaska baseball team slowly came back, scoring 14 runs and taking a 14-12 lead by the last inning, according to freshman catcher Sam Hunt. Park scored three runs in the last inning, winning the second...

Girls’ track and field quiz

Girls’ track and field quiz

Breanna Thompson

May 10, 2018


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Test your knowledge on the girls’ track team by clicking on the link below. This quiz will cover basic facts and information about the girls’ track team. Loading Girls’ track and field quiz var QuizWorks = window.QuizWorks || []; QuizWorks.push( [document.getElementById("embed-quiz-374861"), "quiz", "374861", { aut...

Weather creates new challenges for spring sports

Weather creates new challenges for spring sports

Kate Schneider

May 7, 2018


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A record 13 inches of snow fell on St. Louis Park in mid-April, according to Kare 11, crushing athletes’ hopes of practicing outside. The blizzard caused many games to be canceled or rescheduled, which the athletic office must handle, according to athletic director Andrew Ewald. “We’ve had...

Synchro beats Richfield in dual meet

Synchro beats Richfield in dual meet

Dani Orloff and Sam St. Clair

May 6, 2018


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While reflecting on the synchro team’s final score at the dual meet against Richfield May 3, sophomore Ava Tronson said the 35-12 win reflects the commitment of all members of the team. “I think we did a lot better as an overall team,” Tronson said. “We’ve been working on formations, and...

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