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Synchro begins season by selecting captains

Junior Bella Steward practices the butterfly stroke March 12. This was the first sychro practice held since the new team captains had been announced March 11.

Talia Lissauer

March 9, 2020

Inspired by the relationships she had formed with previous captains, senior Mia Miller said she was overjoyed when she was chosen to be a synchro captain for the 2020 season. “I wanted to be captain because I love synchro. I love the people who were leaders before me, they really changed the wa...

Meet the 2019 baseball captains

Meet the 2019 baseball captains

Maddie Schutte and Talia Lissauer

March 19, 2019

Hover over each photo for more information about the captains.

Synchro dives into the season

Sophomore Maya Lee and junior Ellen Poulter work on routine pull downs in a drill during practice March 7.

Yonit Krebs and Sam St. Clair

March 12, 2019

As synchro captain and senior Lily Kulevsky looks forward to her fifth year on the team, she is excited to begin putting together their routines. “I’m excited because I really like the team and I like hanging out with them. Even though it can be stressful, I still get excited for it,” Kulevs...

New captains for fall 2019 sports

Senior Susanna Hu tracks the ball to serve it to her opponent during their first match of the season Aug. 21 losing 0-7 to Breck. The team ended the season with a 10-5 overall record.

December 17, 2018

After a hardworking season this fall the new captains that will lead the team next year are announced. Learn about the new captains below. ...

Offseason captains’ trainings completed

Sophomore Thomas Salamzadeh passes the ball during a boys' varsity soccer game Sept. 5. Salamzadeh will be one of four team captains for the fall 2018 season.

Jacob Stillman

June 4, 2018

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...

WCCO covers leadership program

Senior captain Kyle Hedblom conditions during an indoor practice. Hedblom, like other spring sports captains, participates in leadership development training.

Abby Intveld

April 19, 2018

According to Park’s leadership development consultant Kevin King, WCCO approached him about covering Park’s unique leadership program. “There is not another school in the metro that has invested this much time, resources and space into this proactive captain training,” King said. “WCCO ...

Girls’ tennis selects new captains

Junior Sidney Hosfield, sophomore Racquel Fhima and Junior Susi Hu at the tennis banquet Oct. 25. The three players received flowers after they were notified that they were chosen as captains for the 2018 season.

Eli Curran-Moore and Anna duSaire

November 17, 2017

As sophomore Racquel Fhima looks forward to being one of three captains for next years tennis season, she said each of the captains contribute something different to the team. During the end of season banquet Racquel Fhima, junior Susi Hu and junior Sydney Hosfield were selected to be captains for the...

Cross country team votes for 2018 captains

Cross country captains for next year's 2018 season pose for a photo together. From left to right are sophomore Carissa Prestholdt, junior Cece Schmelzle, sophomore Kaia Myers, junior Creston Halstead and sophomore Carter Rost.

Tenzin Gyaldatsang and Ella Hammerstrand

November 17, 2017

As the cross country season ends, captain Kaia Myers said a good captain must be able to be on top of their work and have exceptional  communication skills. “You need to be very organized. Running in the summer is very important so that is something the captains have to organize before the coaches ...

Meet the boys’ swimming captains

Meet the boys’ swimming captains

Dani Orloff and Atticus Raasch

November 27, 2016

Senior Nils Rykken How long have you been swimming? I’ve been swimming for around 10 years. How did you start? When I was young, my parents enrolled me in Foss Swim School and I did that for a couple years. Eventually I moved to a club team. Why do you swim now? Whenever you do well, th...

Boys’ golf swings into new season

Boys' golf swings into new season

Sten Johnson, Staff Writer

February 24, 2013

Team is confident in future at captain's practices commence   Despite losing two seniors, including triple state competitor Matt Cichoski, Park boys’ golf captain Nolan Rockers said he is looking forward towards improvements. “This season will be a young team and I am looking forwar...

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