• Senior speeches this week: Ben Carlsson, Michael Forsgren and Kaia Larsen

  • The US Winter One Acts will take place on Jan. 25 at 7 p.m. in Huss.

  • Assembly honoring MLK to take place in the Huss center on Jan. 24

The Rubicon

Golden age of group exercise boosts faculty and student fitness

Golden age of group exercise boosts faculty and student fitness

Sam Hanson, RubicOnline Editor

January 18, 2019


Filed under SPORTS

Junior Audrey Egly and US Physical Education teacher Cari Jo Anderson give insight into the group exercise trend.

Trojans defeat Como Park

Trojans defeat Como Park

Liv Larsen, Interactive Storytelling Team

January 17, 2019


Filed under SPORTS, TOP STORIES, WINTER SPORTS

The Trojans swim team beat Como Park 95-75 last Thursday with multiple personal records being set.

SPA Girls Basketball defeats Breck in barn burner

SPA Girls Basketball defeats Breck in barn burner

Julia Baron, The Rubicon Editor

January 11, 2019


Filed under SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

The SPA Girls Basketball team defeated rival Breck this past Tuesday in a very close game.

[OVERTIME] Fans may watch pros for fame, but should watch school athletes for heart

[OVERTIME] Fans may watch pros for fame, but should watch school athletes for heart

Andrew Johnson, The Rubicon Editor

January 9, 2019


Filed under SPORTS

Players pay not for a paycheck, but for each other, and have more of a reason to lay it all out on the line and give their best effort.

Winter sport leaders voice their hopes for the season

Winter sport leaders voice their hopes for the season

Julia Baron, Rubicon Print Editor

December 27, 2018


Filed under SPORTS

Winter sports are just starting and each team leader is ready for the long season ahead.

SPARKS and Trojans may lose swim team after current season

SPARKS and Trojans may lose swim team after current season

Rylan Hefner, Interactive Storytelling Team

December 22, 2018


Filed under FALL SPORTS, SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

At the end of the boys swim season, the co-op between SPA and Highland Park is set to end. However, some swimmers are still fighting to keep the team together.

United hockey takes down Mounds View at home

United hockey takes down Mounds View at home

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

December 22, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

On Dec. 6, the United Girls Hockey team took home their first home win of the season.

[PHOTO GALLERY] Boys Basketball defeats Concordia Academy

[PHOTO GALLERY] Boys Basketball defeats Concordia Academy

Liv Larsen, Interactive Storytelling Team

December 16, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

The boys varsity basketball team beat Concordia Academy 58-40 at home on Friday. It was a non-conference game. Their next game is Friday the 21st at 7 p.m. at New Hope Academy.

Nordic continues a strong season with top 10 finishes

Nordic continues a strong season with top 10 finishes

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

December 15, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

The SPA nordic team posted strong results after the Dec. 13 race.

[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] Girls Basketball uses music to motivate, concentrate

[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] Girls Basketball uses music to motivate, concentrate

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

December 14, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

The Girls Basketball Team takes music seriously, especially as their pre-game ritual that helps them bring their 'A' game.

A day in the life: Donovan makes time for skiing

A day in the life: Donovan makes time for skiing

Melissa Nie, RubicOnline Editor

December 14, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

An avid skier since age three, senior Bailey Donovan’s schedule during the ski season is a busy one.

[SPORTS OPINION] Student athletics lacks proper emphasis on mental health

[SPORTS OPINION] Student athletics lacks proper emphasis on mental health

Isabel Saavedra-Weis, RubicOnline Editor

December 13, 2018


Filed under SPORTS

Mental health is going under the radar in the world of student sports, and it's resulting in serious issues.