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Softball finds its strengths and weaknesses

Softball finds its strengths and weaknesses

Claire Bargman

March 18, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Spring sports

According to softball coach Bobby Crumpton, both the new and experienced players have great skill, and he’s optimistic about the teams future. “Our younger classes are just amazing, amazing talent. I have a great senior class too, and I’m trying to really get the young girls ready to play,”...

Spring sports’ tryout schedules

Spring sports’ tryout schedules

Emma Leff

March 4, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Spring sports

The 2019 season for spring sports is quickly approaching. According to gopark.org, the registration cost for all spring sports is $160. Registration forms are available in the athletic office or online at gopark.org. Here is a list of the starting dates and tryout dates for every spring sport at Park....

Boys’ tennis team size affected by sports policy

Boys’ tennis team size affected by sports policy

Eli Curran-Moore and Tenzin Gyaldatsang

April 25, 2018


Filed under Spring sports

As the boys’ tennis team suits up for the season, the size of the team is affecting the team's chances in competition, according to senior captain Sam Birnberg. Birnberg said Park has a sports policy forcing middle schoolers who try out for a high school sport be instantly cut from the team if ...

Boys’ lacrosse conducts tryouts outdoors

Boys’ lacrosse conducts tryouts outdoors

Sofia Seewald and Isabel Kjaer

April 9, 2018


Filed under Spring sports

According to senior Kyle Hedblom, the boys’ lacrosse team held tryouts to evaluate how each player has developed over the winter and which players have the skill set to play at a high competitive level. “We have tryouts so coaches can see the new players and also judge how players have improv...

Senior invited to apply for USA ultimate team

Senior invited to apply for USA ultimate team

Yonit Krebs

March 22, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spring sports

When senior girls’ ultimate captain Esther Gendler received an email from USA ultimate in September inviting her to tryout for their 2019 team, she said at first she overlooked it, thinking it was just another one of the many emails she receives. “I didn’t really look very closely into it, and ...

Softball begins season

Softball begins season

Abby Intveld and Emma Kempf

March 22, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring sports

Junior Reagan Brown said she regretted not trying out for a sports team for three years, but put herself all in at softball tryouts the week of Mar. 12. “(Tryouts) made me really look forward to the season because I just really like the sport and playing with my girls,” Brown said. Head coac...

Boys’ tennis gears up for tryouts, upcoming season

Boys’ tennis gears up for tryouts, upcoming season

Eli Curran-Moore and Tenzin Gyaldatsang

March 12, 2018


Filed under Spring sports

The boys’ tennis team held a preseason meeting to finalize registration, captain practices and look at recruitment for the JV team, according to head coach David Breitenbucher. Breitenbucher said he is looking forward to moving practices outside and getting a solid practice schedule in place. ...

Winter sports to recruit new players

Winter sports to recruit new players

Nicole Sanford

October 26, 2017


Filed under Sports

According to boys’ swimming senior captain Adam Recknagel, any high schooler can join the swim team and will be placed in either exhibition, junior varsity or varsity events, depending on their speed. “There’s no tryouts, (so new swimmers) don’t have to worry about that, anybody can join,...

Boys hockey begins season

William Phelan and Anna duSaire

November 18, 2016


Filed under Winter sports

                                    Update: The scrimmages for Friday were cancelled...

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