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DECA looks back on successful season

DECA looks back on successful season

Jenna Cook and Amaia Barajas

March 19, 2019


Filed under News

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

Boys’ ultimate basics quiz

Isabel Kjaer, Carissa Prestholdt, and Kaia Myers

March 19, 2019


Filed under Spring sports

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

Girls’ golf prepares for spring season

Ethan Meisler, Sofia Seewald, and Ruby Stillman

March 4, 2019


Filed under Sports

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

Math Team reflects on season

Breanna Thompson, Ruby Stillman, and Nebyu Bekele

February 20, 2019


Filed under Student Life

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

Girls’ ultimate prepares for outdoor season

Sophie Olmen

January 22, 2019


Filed under Spring sports

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

Robotics attends season kickoff event

Marta Hill, Noah Orloff, and Isabel Kjaer

January 10, 2019


Filed under School clubs and activities, Showcase

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...

Boys’ swimming takes loss to Chaska

Boys’ swimming takes loss to Chaska

Talia Lissauer, Maddie Schutte

December 18, 2018


Filed under Winter sports

According to junior Will Mathews, Chaska is one of the best teams the boys’ swim team will face, but it persevered. “Chaska-Chan is a very strong team and we put up a fight,” Mathews said. “All of the swimmers, especially the underclassmen, put some really incredible times on the board.” ...

Girls’ basketball sees early season success

Girls’ basketball sees early season success

Ella Hammerstrand and Nolan Kelly

December 4, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Winter sports

After their victory over Tartan, Park felt accomplished with their performance, according to sophomore Kendall Coley. “It was somewhat up and down but we pushed our lead so that made it easier when we had our downs,” Coley said. “It made it easier to get back up.” The team still has a long...

Nordic Ski looks forward to an eventful season

Nordic Ski looks forward to an eventful season

Kaia Myers

November 20, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Winter sports

According to Nordic Ski head coach Doug Peterson, the team is diligently working toward their goals, which includes state for some skiers. “I believe that the team is going to be competitive because they look like they are pretty hard workers and have pretty good character,” Peterson said. “I th...

Football takes home win in first section game

Football takes home win in first section game

Maddie Schutte and Kate Schneider

October 28, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports

After a successful season, the football team started the section tournament off strong with a 49-21 win against Southwest. According to head coach Ben Wolfe, the team was very prepared going into the game on Oct. 23. “I think preparation was a big factor,” said Wolfe. “Physically our kids...

Football prepares for last regular season game

Football prepares for last regular season game

Kate Schneider and Maddie Schutte

October 17, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports

After defeating Irondale last Friday, assistant coach Jason Foster said the trust the football team has in each other will help them to do well during the DeLaSalle game and sections. “We won the last game against Irondale, and you can see a big trust factor starting to play a big part in that. I ...

Football team works toward another successful season

Football team works toward another successful season

Kate Schneider and Maddie Schutte

August 31, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports

After making it to State for the first time in St. Louis Park history in 2017, according to Defensive Coordinator Jason Foster, the varsity football team is working hard to ensure another outstanding season. Although last year was one of their best seasons yet, according to Foster, there are still impr...

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