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Girls’ basketball stays positive after loss to Park Center

Senior Jordyn Turek jumps to shoot the to ball while being defended by a Park Central player. The Girls Basketball team was defeated 62-70 by Park Central Dec. 2.

Maddie Schutte and Molly Schochet

December 5, 2019

After starting off the season playing three of the top five teams in the state, coach Arsenio Richardson said the team has improved and kept its spirits high despite being defeated by Park Center. “Park Center is the number four team in the state — they are undefeated,” Richardson said.  “We...

Volleyball wins a big game against Edina

Junior Raegan Alexander scores a point against Edina Sept. 25. Park won the match 3-1.

Colin Canaday and Harris Keekley

September 27, 2019

After a fierce battle against Edina on Sept. 25, the girls volleyball team won 3-1, marking their 9th win of the season. The Orioles win puts their record at 9-2, giving the team a strong record. Girls volleyball coach Whitney Meierotto-Simon is happy with how the girls played. “I am very proud...

Girls’ basketball triumphs in final conference game

Sophomore Faith Johnson leaps above a defender, looking to score a breakaway layup. Park finished third in the Metro West conference with a record of 9-5.

Nolan Kelly

February 26, 2019

In Park’s final regular-season game against Chaska, Park not only won, but gave the crowd a particularly enjoyable experience, according to senior Jamelia Addison. “The game was really good,” Addison said. “If you missed it, you missed a good, entertaining game.” According to Addison,...

Gymnastics starts new training

Sophomore Rachel Stein begins her routine on the beam Dec. 11 at their home meet against Richfield. The Park Gymnastics' team has begun strength training once a week to help them develop their skills in preparation for future meets.

Tamar Gewirtz and Hayley Westwood

December 20, 2018

After years of pushing for strength training, senior Savannah Romero finally received the chance to participate in this new kind of exercise with the gymnastics team. “(Our old coach) only liked doing the body weight and endurance stuff,” Romero said. “She didn’t like the lifting because she...

Park falls to Benilde-St. Margaret’s

Senior captain Annabelle Schutte pitches for Park May 1. Park lost 1-2 to Benilde-St. Margaret's.

Abby Intveld and Emma Kempf

May 3, 2018

Park was up 1-0 at the bottom of the sixth inning, but Benilde had bases loaded. Benilde scored two runs and Park struck out at the top of the seventh. Senior captain Megan Perkins said she was disappointed with the team's loss. “Yesterday we also lost, so we talked about how today was going to be redemption ...

Girls’ Basketball

Freshman Mara Henderson pulls up for a jump-shot

Conner Wickland, Photographer

December 8, 2012

Girls' basketball played Chaska on thursday Dec. 6 losing 85-28.

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