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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


Filed under SPORTS, TOP STORIES, WINTER SPORTS

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

Alpine team continues winning streak despite frigid temperatures

Alpine team continues winning streak despite frigid temperatures

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under SPORTS

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

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.

Alpine vs. Nordic Ski rivalry fosters bond between teammates

Alpine vs. Nordic Ski rivalry fosters bond between teammates

Henry Burkhardt, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018


Filed under SPORTS

The rivalry between the Alpine and Nordic Ski teams manifests itself in friendly banter between players from each program, and in turn, strengthens the bond of teammates throughout their seasons.

First snowfall intensifies Alpine and Nordic capture the flag game

First snowfall intensifies Alpine and Nordic capture the flag game

Liv Larsen and Annie Bottern

November 13, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, TOP STORIES, WINTER SPORTS

An annual game of capture the flag between the Alpine and Nordic Ski teams was met with a twist this year as the snow fell on the day of the game.

Intro to Sports: Alpine Skiing

Webster Lehmann, Videographer

February 1, 2017


Filed under VIDEOS

The first installment of the "Into to Sports" video series follows the alpine ski team during practice.

Ski teams bundle up for cold temperatures

Ski teams bundle up for cold temperatures

Jasper Green, The Rubicon Editor

January 10, 2017


Filed under SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

For student members of the Alpine and Nordic ski teams, the temperature and wind chill are always on the mind. “It sucks to be wearing race suits because the wind goes right through them when you are on the chairlifts at races,” sophomore Alpine skier Ethan Asis said. In order to avoid suffering...