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The Rubicon

Dance team now open to all

Dance team now open to all

Liv Larsen, RubicOnline Editor

May 19, 2019


Filed under SPORTS

The Minnesota State High School League has officially changed their policies to allow boys to participate in competitive dance.

Dance team finds their way onto the field

Dance team finds their way onto the field

Eric Bottern, Staff Writer

November 7, 2018


Filed under SPORTS

For the first time ever, the Spartan Dance Team performed at SMB Wolfpack games during halftime.

February 17, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

The SPA Dance team delivered a performance during the Boy's Varsity Basketball game on Feb. 16.

Student leadership helps the dance team stay in step

Student leadership helps the dance team stay in step

Quinn Christensen, The Rubicon Editor

November 30, 2017


Filed under SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

Annika Findlay's key role as manager of the dance team helps produce success.

SPORTS PLAYLIST: Dance team throws it back to energize each other

SPORTS PLAYLIST: Dance team throws it back to energize each other

Andrew Johnson, Staff Writer

November 29, 2017


Filed under SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

For the Dance Team, music serves many different purposes. Some songs spark nostalgia, some pump up the team members before a meet, while some simply fill time when the team is bored.

Eight things you didn’t know about the SPA dance team

Boraan Abdulkarim, Chief Visual Editor

November 10, 2014


Filed under FEATURE

1.  They make up their own moves: The dance team members collaborate with the coach to choreograph and invent moves for their chosen song, all from scratch. They change the dance routine around as their practices progress. “We’re constantly modifying the choreography,” junior captain Calla Sa...

Winter Sports Preview: Dance Team welcomes new coach and members

Winter Sports Preview: Dance Team welcomes new coach and members

John Wilhelm and Tommy Toghramadjian

November 25, 2013


Filed under SPORTS

“I’d say we’re in a building year,” Cynthia Zheng, captain of dance team, said. “But I’m really excited for the season. We have a great group of girls.” This year, dance team is getting a new coach, which could greatly change the course of the season. The addition of a new coach could ...

Dance team hopes to rejuvenate with new coach and new members

Dance team hopes to rejuvenate with new coach and new members

Laura Slade, A&E Editor

November 1, 2013


Filed under SPORTS

“We want to create an atmosphere that people want to be a part of,” sophomore Calla Saunders said. St. Paul Academy’s Girls Dance team has had a rocky few years due to coaches leaving and the small numbers of dancers. This year has promise to be different. Jessica Maxa will be coaching the team...