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Spring sports’ tryout schedules

Spring sports’ tryout schedules

Emma Leff

March 4, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Spring sports

The 2019 season for spring sports is quickly approaching. According to gopark.org, the registration cost for all spring sports is $160. Registration forms are available in the athletic office or online at gopark.org. Here is a list of the starting dates and tryout dates for every spring sport at Park....

Boys’ golf coach switches to girls’ team for upcoming season

Boys’ golf coach switches to girls’ team for upcoming season

Sophie Olmen

February 25, 2019


Filed under Spring sports

According to sophomore Izzy Segal, getting input from a different coach will be a change for the upcoming season. “I think it’s gonna be nice to kind of have a change since I’ve had the same coach since eighth grade,” Segal said. “I know Jones pretty well, and he has walked rounds with me, s...

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...

Girls’ golf perseveres through tough match

Girls’ golf perseveres through tough match

Nicole Sanford and Ruby Stillman

May 11, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spring sports

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,...

Sophomore multi-sport athlete works to improve golf skills

Sophomore multi-sport athlete works to improve golf skills

Nicole Sanford and Ruby Stillman

May 9, 2018


Filed under Profiles, Uncategorized

After participating in varsity girls’ swimming this past fall, sophomore Lily Rostal said she decided to continue playing golf this spring to further develop her abilities as a golfer. “To improve I’ve just been doing a lot of practicing — practice is the key to being better at golf,” Rost...

Senior to begin final year of golf

Senior to begin final year of golf

Nicole Sanford and Ruby Stillman

March 17, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spring sports

While the game of golf is often relaxing, mental toughness abides as a crucial aspect to being a successful player, according to senior girls’ golf captain Carly Livingston. “I like that it’s outdoors and that it’s kind of a relaxing game. It’s really all mental because if you get down o...

Girls’ Golf banquet looks back on the season thus far

Girls’ Golf banquet looks back on the season thus far

Jacob Stillman

May 25, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring sports, Uncategorized

With sections still to come for the girls’ varsity golf team, the team had its celebratory banquet at Wolfe Park Pavilion May 23. Junior varsity player Julia Austad said although it is a little different having the banquet before the season is fully over, it must be before school is out to ensure maximum attendance. “We cannot cel...

Rain fails to dampen golfing spirit

Rain fails to dampen golfing spirit

Hanna Schechter and Maddie Lund

May 10, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Spring sports

According to boy’s golf head coach Mike Okey, the team has cancelled more practices and matches due to weather in the last few weeks than they did during the entire season last year. Junior captain Billy Nicholls said the rainy weather, by canceling practices, is influencing the team’s attitude....

Boys’ golf swings into new season

Boys’ golf swings into new season

Sten Johnson, Staff Writer

February 24, 2013


Filed under Spring sports

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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