• The senior speeches this week are Aidan McVea, Zeke Lam, Phillip Bragg, and Claire Hallaway

  • The USC blood drive will be taking place this Tuesday, Feb 12, from 7am-3:30pm

The Rubicon

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


Filed under SPORTS, TOP STORIES

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

Gifford excels in game against St. Paul Johnson

Gifford excels in game against St. Paul Johnson

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

January 13, 2019


Filed under SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

Boys Varsity Hockey won on Jan. 12 against St. Paul Johnson 4-2.

Spartan hockey ready to Wynne with new head coach

Spartan hockey ready to Wynne with new head coach

Sarah Oppenheim, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

With the departure of Matt Funk, Eddie Wynne takes over as head coach of Spartan hockey.

Financial assistance should extend to certain sports equipment

Financial assistance should extend to certain sports equipment

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

October 17, 2018


Filed under OPINION

Students that receive financial assistance should also be entitled to sports gear bought through the school.

Eric Edhlund reflects on 14 years as Drake Manager

Eric Edhlund reflects on 14 years as Drake Manager

Jack Benson, The Rubicon Editor In Chief

October 6, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Drake Arena Manager Eric Edhlund has left the SPA community and will be working at the National Sports Center in Blaine.

MY GEEK FACTOR: Stolpestad takes pride in manager skills

MY GEEK FACTOR: Stolpestad takes pride in manager skills

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

March 16, 2018


Filed under FEATURE

Sophomore Tommy Stolpestad discusses his role as Boys Varsity Hockey team manager.

SPOTIFY PLAYLIST: Music energizes Spartan boys hockey on the ice

SPOTIFY PLAYLIST: Music energizes Spartan boys hockey on the ice

Andrew Johnson, Staff Writer

February 22, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, SPOTIFY PLAYLIST, WINTER SPORTS

From the soothing sound of "Let Her Go" by Passenger to the aggresive beat of "First Day Out" by Tee Grizzley, the boys hockey team combines varying genres to form a unique relationship with music.

Boys hockey faces off against section rival Mathomedi

Boys hockey faces off against section rival Mathomedi

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

February 1, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

On Jan. 31 the boys varsity hockey team fell to arch rival Mahtomedi 8-0 at Drake Arena.

Spartans falter against Blake, despite strong goaltending

Spartans falter against Blake, despite strong goaltending

Peter Blanchfield, RubicOnline Editor

January 8, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

Boys Hockey plays hard, but they are unable to match Blake's speed and endurance, losing 11-0.

PHOTO GALLERY: Boys varsity hockey falls to Minneapolis

PHOTO GALLERY: Boys varsity hockey falls to Minneapolis

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

December 6, 2017


Filed under SPORTS

Spartan Boys Hockey falls to Minneapolis on Dec 5. 7-2.

Spartan Boys Hockey builds strength through practice

Spartan Boys Hockey builds strength through practice

Quinn Christensen, The Rubicon Editor

December 4, 2017


Filed under SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

Spartan Hockey plays their next home game Dec. 5 at 7 p.m. in Drake Arena.

Keeping the music alive: hockey teams unite for fundraiser

Keeping the music alive: hockey teams unite for fundraiser

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

October 25, 2017


Filed under FEATURE

The SPA and United hockey teams came together in a spirit of charity to fundraise for Russ Ebnet, the team organist of nearly 30 years, so he can keep attending their games and making the music that everyone loves.