The Echo

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...

Snow pushes back girls’ ultimate spring season

Snow pushes back girls’ ultimate spring season

Devin Raynor

April 27, 2018


Filed under Spring sports

After having two games delayed due to snow, past the start of the spring season, senior girls’ ultimate captain Esther Gendler said winter weather has prevented playing in outdoor conditions. “We’re getting a later start to our season because we had to postpone two of our games already,” ...

Girls’ golf holds parent meeting

Girls’ golf holds parent meeting

Nicole Sanford and Ruby Stillman

April 8, 2018


Filed under Spring sports

Stephanie Slavik, the mother of a first-time golfer, said attending the girls’ golf informational parent meeting left her feeling confident about the expectations for the rest of the season on behalf of her daughter, junior Paige Slavik. “(Coach) Zach went through the basics of his expectations in t...

Girls’ lacrosse captains share upcoming goals

Girls’ lacrosse captains share upcoming goals

Hayley Westwood and Sophie Olmen

March 21, 2018


Filed under Spring sports

When senior captain Annie Van Pilsum-Johnson first started playing lacrosse seven years ago, she said she immediately fell in love with the game. “I started playing because I did not have a spring sport, so I joined lacrosse,” said Van Pilsum-Johnson. “I loved the teammates and the team involve...

Girl’s basketball wins against Irondale

Girl’s basketball wins against Irondale

David Bryant, Hayley Westwood, and Breanna Thompson

November 30, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Winter sports

The girls' basketball team beat Irondale 75-60, bringing them to a record of 1-0, according to head coach Arsenio Richardson. According to Richardson, the team started off the first season game with sophomore Shayla Miller landing a three-point shot, followed by two more in the next 45 seconds, givin...

Girls’ swimming ends season with State run

Girls’ swimming ends season with State run

Sophie Yarosh

November 25, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports

As sophomore Hattie Kugler reflected on her final high school meet of the season, she said the team’s support at State encouraged her throughout the meet. “(The meet) was pretty good. We had a lot of cheering, and our team really came together like it did at Sections,” Kugler said. Coach...

Girls’ tennis reflects on successful season

Girls’ tennis reflects on successful season

Eli Curran-Moore and Anna duSaire

October 27, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports

The varsity tennis team closed out the 2018 season with a regular season record of 11-3 and were seated six out of 16 teams in the Section tournament, according to varisty coach David Breitenbucher. “We played (in the) first round Minneapolis-Washburn, and we beat them 6-1. We were the favorites, so...

Girls’ volleyball ends season with winning record

Girls’ volleyball ends season with winning record

Jane Anderson

November 9, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports

According to senior captain Mackenzie Evenson, the varsity volleyball team performed a lot better than last year, leaving with a season record of 16-11. “The season went really well; it's been the best in like 20 years,” Evenson said. Junior Taylor Ewald said she thinks the varsity coach, Whitn...

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