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Boys hockey celebrates senior night against Academy of Holy Angels

Boys hockey celebrates senior night against Academy of Holy Angels

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

February 18, 2019

Class of 2019 boys hockey players celebrated senior night during the Feb. 16 game against Academy of Holy Angels.

Girls basketball takes win against Mounds Park

Girls basketball takes win against Mounds Park

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

February 12, 2019

The Girls Basketball team wins against Mounds Park Academy, 68-43.

Athletics program lacks female head coaches

Athletics program lacks female head coaches

Eloise Duncan, The Rubicon Editor

February 12, 2019

There is a lack of females in the athletic coaching department, which affects students here at SPA, which only has one female head coach.

[OVERTIME] Don’t forget about JV sports

[OVERTIME] Don’t forget about JV sports

Andrew Johnson, The Rubicon Editor

February 6, 2019

JV sports are often overshadowed by their varsity counterparts. What culture does this build?

What to do with no snow?

What to do with no snow?

Tana Ososki, Interactive Storytelling Team

February 5, 2019

Ever wondered what happens when there is no snow to ski on? The Nordic Team has options.

[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] Nordic bonds through American classics

[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] Nordic bonds through American classics

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

February 4, 2019

You can count of SPA's Nordic team to know all of the words to songs from the 80's to the 00's!

Polar vortex changes the course of Alpine ski race

Polar vortex changes the course of Alpine ski race

Ellie Nowakowski, Executive Producer Rubicon TV

February 3, 2019

Alpine team faces icy slopes and lack of practice following dangerously cold temperatures.

Unconventional ice rinks allow for frozen fun

Unconventional ice rinks allow for frozen fun

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

February 1, 2019

The most significant part of Minnesota winters is bundling up in gloves, coats, hats, scarves galore, only to take them off later, and the tying up of skates, usually in places that do not serve as full-time ice rinks. Of course, many Minnesotans end up populating indoor ice rinks, but it is not unusual to see a lake or iced over baseball field to have skate marks and hockey stick marks on them. Frozen Lakes  In Minnesota, among other Northern states where frigid temperatures are nothing new, ice fishing and...

Alpine team continues winning streak despite frigid temperatures

Alpine team continues winning streak despite frigid temperatures

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

January 30, 2019

The SPA Alpine team continues to see success during their season, with the girls finishing 1st overall and the boys finishing 2nd overall.

[Q&A] 10 Questions with Will Christakos

[Q&A] 10 Questions with Will Christakos

Tommy Stolpestad, The Rubicon Editor

January 24, 2019

Senior Will Christakos answers 10 questions about his favorite basketball moments, and how he prepares for each game.

Boys hockey honors teachers with games and a win

Boys hockey honors teachers with games and a win

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

January 23, 2019

For teacher/staff appreciation day within the boys hockey program, teachers participated in a raffle and puck shooting contest.

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

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