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[PHOTO GALLERY] Blackhawks lacrosse game ends in loss, cut short due to storm

[PHOTO GALLERY] Blackhawks lacrosse game ends in loss, cut short due to storm

Rylan Hefner, Staff Writer

May 25, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, SPRING SPORTS

Boys varsity lacrosse lost 9-4 in the May 24 game; it ended in the third quarter due to lightning.

Golfers probably have a word for that

Golfers probably have a word for that

Andrew Johnson, Rubicon Editor

May 25, 2018


Filed under QUIZZES, SPORTS, SPRING SPORTS

Jargon plays a huge role in golf. Test out your skills in a jargon quiz and read for more information!

Minter strives pay it forward as a coach

Minter strives pay it forward as a coach

Maren Ostrem, Staff Writer

May 10, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, SPRING SPORTS

Minter believes that a good coach is key to a good experience on a team. “I had a lot of really good coaches in high school and just growing up in general,” Minter said.

Girls Golf season finally begins with Conference tourney

Girls Golf season finally begins with Conference tourney

Breandan Gibbons, Rubicon TV: Executive Producer

May 4, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, SPRING SPORTS

With greens that are finally green, two girls golfers competed in the first conference tournament of the season.

Trap Shooting: an underrated sport of skill and competition

Trap Shooting: an underrated sport of skill and competition

Tommy Stolpestad, Staff Writer

May 3, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, SPRING SPORTS

With the start of the spring sports season, the Spartan Trap Shooting team is ready to compete.

Spartan Baseball embarks on a new journey with a new coach

Spartan Baseball embarks on a new journey with a new coach

Bobby Verhey, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, SPRING SPORTS

The Spartans started their season at home on Wednesday, Apr. 25 against powerhouse Minnehaha.

Girls’ Lacrosse builds a future team

Girls’ Lacrosse builds a future team

Lizzie Kristal, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, SPRING SPORTS

The United Girls Lacrosse Team has intentions of competing with intensity, but the youth of the players may impact the result.

Softball team gears up for strong season

Softball team gears up for strong season

Liv Larsen, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, SPRING SPORTS

The snow kept the softball team's practices indoors for a long time.

Boys baseball drops home opener

Boys baseball drops home opener

Breandan Gibbons, The Rubicon TV: Executive Producer

April 27, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, SPORTS TOP STORIES, SPRING SPORTS

Boys Baseball had a delayed start to their season because of the foot of snow that fell in the middle of April and with the rescheduling of their games, the season started with one of the toughest tests: two-time defending state champions Minnehaha.

New Southern softball coaches hope to bring passion North

New Southern softball coaches hope to bring passion North

Ellie Nowakowski, Illustrator/Infographics

April 13, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, SPRING SPORTS

Gloomy weather and a young team make for a challenging season for the new softball coaches.

Patterson takes on new captainship

Patterson takes on new captainship

Peter Blanchfield, RubicOnline Editor

April 9, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, SPRING SPORTS

Senior Tom Patterson hopes his past experience will lend itself to the new challenge of captaining baseball.