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Girls’ basketball finishes off season

Junior Joelle Sheffield dribbles the ball around Wayzata freshman Brynn Senden during the Section game against Wayzata Feb. 29. Park lost to Wayzata 64-71.

Sofia Seewald and Maddie Schutte

March 10, 2020

Park girls' basketball finished off its season after losing to Wayzata 64-71 Feb. 29. Below are the team statistics from the 2019-2020 season. ...

Gymnastics rolls into new season

Sophomore Ryan Rasmussen prepares to complete a tumbling pass at gymnastics practice Nov. 25. The gymnastics team’s first meet is at 11 a.m. Dec. 7 at White Bear Lake Area High School.

Talia Lissauer

December 3, 2019

Preparing for her first gymnastics meet of the season, junior Rachel Stein said there are many things to look forward to for the upcoming meet. “I'm really excited to get back out there and feel the adrenaline of everybody watching you do your floor routine,” Stein said. “By the time our first mee...

Girls’ basketball eager to win conference

Junior Alena Jaranilla blocks senior Shalya Miller during practice. The first game will be 5:30 p.m. Nov. 22 against Hill-Murray at Hopkins High School.

Maddie Schutte and Sofia Seewald

November 17, 2019

Captain and senior Shayla Miller said after being close in past years, she hopes to end her basketball career at Park by winning their conference this season.  “I really would like to win our conference this year. We’ve been close to the top (these) past two years and I think this year we have ...

Softball season end quiz

Freshman Sophie Schmitz pitches during their last Section game against Armstrong May 23. Park lost 9-14 and finished the season with a record of 2-16.

Claire Bargman, Sadie Yarosh, and Sophie Livingston

June 3, 2019

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DECA closes out year

DECA seniors celebrate their last district awards on Jan. 28. Seven of the seniors advanced to State on March 3-5.

Amaia Barajas and Jenna Cook

May 16, 2019

Sophomore Rachel Stein, said her year was successful overall, even though it took her some time to figure out what aspect of DECA she was interested in. “I originally wanted to go into fashion marketing, but I decided to go with job demonstration and human resource,” Stein said. “I placed second...

Girls’ lacrosse quiz

Junior Anna Nicholls cradles the ball to move between two Benilde-St. Margaret players April 18. Park's next game is against Hopkins 6 p.m. April 23 at the stadium.

Breanna Thompson and Sophie Olmen

April 22, 2019

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DECA looks back on successful season

Sophmores Daniel Goldenberg and Emma Amon step up to receive their third place trophy for their team decision-making event at the 2019 DECA State competition.

Jenna Cook and Amaia Barajas

March 19, 2019

After State competitions for DECA, senior Anya Morrison said she was pleased with the outcome because she exceeded her personal goals for the season. “I would say it was a success because I never thought I could make it past the first round,” Morrison said. Sophomore Daniel Goldberg reflects on ...

Boys’ ultimate basics quiz

Senior ultimate crush player Jack Ostrovsky signals to teammate to pass the disc during a game in the 2018 season. The team has been doing extra training drills to improve its strength for the 2019 season.

Isabel Kjaer, Carissa Prestholdt, and Kaia Myers

March 19, 2019

With the boys' ultimate season underway, play this quiz to learn more about how the team works and when it practices. Loading Boys' Ultimate var QuizWorks = window.QuizWorks || []; QuizWorks.push( [document.getElementById("embed-quiz-413495"), "quiz", "413495", { autostart: false, width: "1...

Girls’ golf prepares for spring season

Sophomore Maia Seidel hits an approach shot during a match on May 9 at Brookview Golf Course. The girls' golf 2019 season will hold their first practice March 18.

Ethan Meisler, Sofia Seewald, and Ruby Stillman

March 4, 2019

After having a memorable, yet tough golf season last year, sophomore Maia Seidel said she hopes this year’s team will learn to appreciate the sport more. “I’m really excited for this year because last year wasn’t the best year for us,” Seidel said. “I think we lost a few players, and I j...

Math Team reflects on season

Junior Zachary Weiser collects practice math sheets to complete in Math Club. This meeting Nov. 12 in Ms. Hoesing's room prepared the team for their next competition.

Breanna Thompson, Ruby Stillman, and Nebyu Bekele

February 20, 2019

According to junior Eitan Weinstein, Math Team is a way to have fun and to push himself to always be better. “For me personally my goals were to keep pushing myself, a lot of the math is definitely beyond me and that’s fine because we’re all just there to have some fun and to challenge ourse...

Girls’ ultimate prepares for outdoor season

Senior Anna Kasper reaches for the frisbee at the first girls' ultimate practice Jan. 16 at the St. Louis Park Middle School.

Sophie Olmen

January 22, 2019

According to junior Amelia Ryan, the first two girls’ ultimate preseason practices have gone well for the team and she sees the hard work the players are putting in early in the season. “We’ve had two practices and they’ve gone great. Quite a few new players have come already and they’ve go...

Robotics attends season kickoff event

Sophomore robotics member Julia Salita discusses different ways to assemble materials with her fellow team members during a meeting Jan. 7. According to captain Anthony David, the robot has to be finished by Feb. 19 in order to compete in the Destination: Deep Space challenge.

Marta Hill, Noah Orloff, and Isabel Kjaer

January 10, 2019

As senior robotics captain Anthony David reflected on the season kickoff, he said the event had positive energy as students and advisers awaited the much anticipated release of competition details. “Everyone was pretty excited. It's always interesting to see what they come up with every year becau...

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