The Echo

Park falls to Benilde-St. Margaret’s on senior night

Park falls to Benilde-St. Margaret’s on senior night

Sophie Olmen and Hayley Westwood

October 25, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports

According to assistant coach Branch Johnson, the girls’ swimming team had a lot of energy during its meet but lost to Benilde-St. Margaret’s 51-43 on senior night Oct. 23. Senior Claudia Stone said her favorite thing about senior night is swimming an event with the other seniors on the team. ...

Park sweeps Benilde St-Margaret’s

Park sweeps Benilde St-Margaret’s

Dahlia Krebs

October 17, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports

Playing and beating Park’s rival Benilde St-Margaret’s after Park was defeated last year felt fantastic according to girls’ volleyball captain, junior Makaila Winward. “They’re our rivals so we were really ready for this game and last year we didn’t play well against them at all, so to co...

Boys’ swimming victorious against Benilde, prepares for Sections

Boys’ swimming victorious against Benilde, prepares for Sections

Eli Curran-Moore and Tenzin Gyaldatsang

February 6, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter sports

According to freshman Hayden Zheng, who broke the 100 backstroke pool record previously held by Chaska-Chan with a time of 00:53.85, the team felt very confident going into and coming out of the meet after its 63-30 victory over Benilde. “We felt pretty confident. Forsberg, our coach, has always hyp...

Gymnastics celebrates senior night

Gymnastics celebrates senior night

Alex Balfour and Hannah Leff

February 2, 2018


Filed under Winter sports

Striving to create a memorable senior night, junior gymnastics captain Savannah Romero said the team made heartfelt gifts for their senior teammates. “We had all the girls pitch in some money so we could get them a gift. We all wrote little notes and put them in jars for the seniors,” Romero ...

Volleyball senior night ends in loss

Volleyball senior night ends in loss

Hannah Leff

October 23, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Uncategorized

When senior Paige Steward walked into the gym last Monday, Oct. 17, she knew it was an important game. Girls’ varsity volleyball celebrated senior night on Oct. 17 for their last regular season game against Bloomington Kennedy.  The Orioles lost 2-3. According to Steward, the game was an emoti...

Girls’ swim team honors seniors

Girls’ swim team honors seniors

Isaac Wert

October 16, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Assistant coach of girls’ swimming Amanda Forsberg said senior night is a long-running tradition among high school sport teams. “It’s the last home meet of the season, where we honor the swimmers for their dedication and effort over the last three to six years,” Forsberg said. Forsberg said...

The student news site of St. Louis Park High School
senior night