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Park boys’ basketball prepares to play conference rival Richfield

Park boys’ basketball prepares to play conference rival Richfield

Kate Schneider

January 16, 2019


Filed under Sports, Winter sports

According to senior Keyshon Howard, Richfield hasn’t been a top competitor in the past. But the team is improving and Park plans on entering the game prepared. “They haven’t been too good these last few years but they picked up a couple people and they’re a team we can’t take lightly, other...

Gymnastics celebrates win against Richfield

Gymnastics celebrates win against Richfield

Tamar Gewirtz and Hayley Westwood

December 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Winter sports

According to sophomore Courtney Hanson, the girls’ gymnastics team defeated Richfield in their first dual meet of the season Dec. 11, scoring 124.8 points. Head coach Dawn Thielen said the first meet was a success and the results reflected that. “I think we had a really great first meet. We di...

Synchro beats Richfield in dual meet

Synchro beats Richfield in dual meet

Dani Orloff and Sam St. Clair

May 6, 2018


Filed under Spring sports

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...

Boys’ swimming beats Richfield in final dual meet of the season

Boys’ swimming beats Richfield in final dual meet of the season

Eli Curran-Moore and Tenzin Gyaldatsang

February 14, 2018


Filed under Sports, Winter sports

The team exhibitioned during the Feb. 8 meet against Richfield, resulting in a 91-70 win, according to senior Tommy Guddal. The meet was the last dual meet of the season. Guddal said the team has been undergoing a series of exceptionally tough practices to prepare so sections. “We are near the end of peak week, which i...

Girls’ tennis sweeps Richfield 7-0

Girls’ tennis sweeps Richfield 7-0

Eli Curran-Moore

October 3, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports

Finishing under some slight rain, the team didn't play their best despite finishing with a 7-0 win according to senior captain Maddie Lund. “This match we didn't play our best, I don't know if it was just because of the weather, or because we're feeling a bit under today,” Lund said. “We s...

Football team ready for Richfield

Football team ready for Richfield

Adam Johnson, Sam Birnberg, and William Phelan

September 22, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports

When senior captain Ryan Klaers watched the film of last week’s Homecoming game he immediately noticed an area the team needed to improve on. Klaers said the Orioles' offense placed a greater emphasis on their run game in practice this week. “We are trying to focus on getting better blocks than ...

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