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Boys’ hockey beats Chanhassen

Boys’ hockey beats Chanhassen

Isabel Kjaer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized, Winter sports

According to sophomore goalie William Pinney, the game Thursday went worse than expected technically, but the team won 3-1 regardless. “I think it went okay, I think we could play better but we came out with the win so that's what matters,” Pinney said. Coach Chris Dahlin said although th...

Girls’ hockey to play Cretin-Derham Hall

Girls’ hockey to play Cretin-Derham Hall

Nicole Sanford

February 9, 2018


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While preparing for the upcoming girls’ hockey game against Cretin-Derham Hall Feb. 10, senior Katie Fredrickson said she anticipates a challenging competition on the ice. “I think the game will be a tough battle. (Cretin is) fourth seed and we are the fifth seed, so we got close seed, so it’s...

Boys’ swimming victorious against Benilde, prepares for Sections

Boys’ swimming victorious against Benilde, prepares for Sections

Eli Curran-Moore and Tenzin Gyaldatsang

February 6, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter sports

According to freshman Hayden Zheng, who broke the 100 backstroke pool record previously held by Chaska-Chan with a time of 00:53.85, the team felt very confident going into and coming out of the meet after its 63-30 victory over Benilde. “We felt pretty confident. Forsberg, our coach, has always hyp...

Gymnastics celebrates senior night

Gymnastics celebrates senior night

Alex Balfour and Hannah Leff

February 2, 2018


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Striving to create a memorable senior night, junior gymnastics captain Savannah Romero said the team made heartfelt gifts for their senior teammates. “We had all the girls pitch in some money so we could get them a gift. We all wrote little notes and put them in jars for the seniors,” Romero ...

Boys’ hockey loses to Chaska

Boys’ hockey loses to Chaska

Isabel Kjaer

January 31, 2018


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Looking back on his team’s 5-6 loss, senior Conor Schubring said despite the setback in overtime, the players put their best effort into the game. “I think we kind of pulled up short today. But we definitely played pretty good today,” Schubring said. According to assistant varsity coach Andr...

Girls’ hockey hosts pasta party

Girls’ hockey hosts pasta party

Racquel Fhima, Samantha Klepfer

January 24, 2018


Filed under Sports, Winter sports

According to girls’ hockey coach Chris Erickson, the girls’ hockey team took a break off the ice to have a pasta party as a part of a team building initiative. Erickson said he thinks pasta parties are a good way to build a strong team dynamic.   “I think it builds camaraderie, and it builds the program. I t...

Girl’s hockey defeated by Eden Prairie

Girl’s hockey defeated by Eden Prairie

Racquel Fhima and Samantha Klepfer

January 24, 2018


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 Hopkins\Park Girls’ Hockey team were unsuccessful in their game against the Eden Prairie Eagles on Jan. 16, losing 5-1. Junior Mary Gleason said she thinks the team put in a lot of effort. “For our circumstances we played really well. We had a new girl come in and play goalie, our other go...

Girl’s hockey faces defeat against Edina

Girl’s hockey faces defeat against Edina

Racquel Fhima and Samantha Klepfer

January 24, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter sports

Facing the Edina Hornets last night, Hopkins\Park girls’ hockey was defeated 10-0. Senior Katie Frederickson said she thought her team was confronted with several difficulties throughout the game. “We faced a lot of team problems. We had no energy on the bench which really transferred onto the ice, w...

Girls’ basketball defeats Chaska

Girls’ basketball defeats Chaska

David Bryant

January 22, 2018


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Sophomore Jordyn Turek said the girls' basketball team felt well after defeating Chaska, a difficult opponent in the past. “I feel really good about the game, we haven't beat Chaska in awhile and I think that we really came together as a team,” Turek said. After its win over Chaska 74-61, the gir...

Boys’ swimming beats St. Paul Academy and Summit 54-40

Boys’ swimming beats St. Paul Academy and Summit 54-40

Eli Curran-Moore and Tenzin Gyaldatsang

January 17, 2018


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According to head coach Amanda Forsberg, the team’s hard work over winter break has paid off in their meet against St. Paul Academy and Summit (SPAHA), where they won 54-40. “We've had a lot of meets and a lot of practice especially coming off of winter break the team has been pretty tired,” Forsberg...

Girls’ hockey beats Benilde

Girls’ hockey beats Benilde

Nicole Sanford and Ruby Stillman

January 12, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized, Winter sports

Walking off the ice after Hopkins-Park’s 3-2 win against its rival team, junior Mary Gleason said the victory made her feel proud. “(I felt) amazing (when I scored), obviously against the team that everybody hates. This is the team you want to beat,” Gleason said. Coach Chris Erickson al...

Gymnastics holds parent night, loses to Chaska-Chan

Gymnastics holds parent night, loses to Chaska-Chan

Alex Balfour, Hannah Leff, and Izzy Levition

January 11, 2018


Filed under Sports, Winter sports

When freshman Josie Bryant received her personal record on floor with a score of 8.9, she said she felt a wave of support and excitement from her surrounding teammates. “I was super proud of myself. I didn’t know I was capable of getting that high of a score,” Bryant said. “It was super speci...

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