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Ultimate celebrates successes with community game

Ultimate celebrates successes with community game

Isabel Kjaer and Kaia Myers

June 6, 2019

After coming off a point on the field, junior and captain Allison Feller said the event serves as a bonding activity for middle and high schoolers, coaches, parents and alumni. At the same time, the occasion also provides a training opportunity among various groups of people. “This is a multi-g...

Fence installed in Park field May 16

Fence installed in Park field May 16

Marta Hill

May 17, 2019

On Fridays, both girls’ and boys’ Ultimate Frisbee have captains practice on the high school field and will now have to share the smaller space, according to senior Daniel Hunegs. “(The boys’ and girls’ teams) usually split the space and I think both teams get the amount of space they wa...

Girls’ ultimate beats Blake

Girls’ ultimate beats Blake

Kaia Myers and Isabel Kjaer

May 9, 2019

As junior captain Ally Feller reflected on her team’s recent game against Blake, she said she was proud of how the players worked together in a tough game. “We all played really well. We were all really into it until the very last point, which we won on a universe point,” Feller said. “A uni...

Boys’ ultimate sets goals for tournament

Boys’ ultimate sets goals for tournament

Kaia Myers

April 21, 2019

As senior Gavin Charpentier contemplates the upcoming Madison Mudbath ultimate tournament, he said he is looking forward to getting closer with the team. “I think since (the tournament is) early in the season, it's going to be a great way for the team to bond together closer since we’re goin...

Girls’ ultimate competes in first game of the season

Girls’ ultimate competes in first game of the season

Kaia Myers

April 18, 2019

As junior captain Ally Feller reflected on the team’s first game, she said it was an excellent chance to get the team acclimated to playing together. “It was our first game so we didn’t play as well as we could have, but it was a really good learning opportunity. We worked out the kinks of ...

Boys’, girls’ ultimate merge for preseason strength

Boys’, girls’ ultimate merge for preseason strength

Yonit Krebs

March 18, 2019

This year is the first time that boys’ and girls’ ultimate decided to participate in a program run by Power and Finesse Fitness for athletes, according to senior Jack Ostrovsky, who attends the preseason conditioning. “We haven't done this in the past, and there's a lot of anticipation for t...

First scrimmage motivates girls’ ultimate

First scrimmage motivates girls’ ultimate

Kaia Myers and Isabel Kjaer

February 28, 2019

When senior Grace Hammond looked back on her team’s scrimmage against Hopkins, she said saw value in it because the scrimmage helped players learn the logistics of the game. “A scrimmage is more about learning and less about points. This scrimmage, because it was the first one of the season, wa...

Boys’ ultimate team to play in competitive tournament

Boys’ ultimate team to play in competitive tournament

Sofia Seewald

February 1, 2019

After participating in several practices over the last few months, freshman Danny Shope said he believes the boys’ ultimate team, also referred to as Crush, is ready to play in the highly competitive Wind Chill Winter Invite tournament coming up Feb. 2. “We’ve been practicing all fall, and we’ve even been doin...

Crush takes up fall league

Crush takes up fall league

Sofia Seewald

October 5, 2018

Senior Ethan Kahn, one of the four captains for Park’s ultimate team, Crush, said the team chose to join the Twin Cities’s ultimate fall league this year due to a yearning for success. “The captains were talking one day, and we decided it was finally time to register for fall league because...

Snow pushes back girls’ ultimate spring season

Snow pushes back girls’ ultimate spring season

Devin Raynor

April 27, 2018

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’ ultimate starts season with Edina Mixer

Girls’ ultimate starts season with Edina Mixer

Devin Raynor

April 13, 2018

According to girls’ ultimate assistant coach Callyssa Ozzello, the girls’ ultimate team kicked off the first weekend of the spring season by participating in the Edina Mixer tournament April 7. Ozzello said the tournament is composed of two parts—a series of 30 minute mixer games followed by ...

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