• Senior speeches this week: Ben Carlsson, Michael Forsgren and Kaia Larsen

  • The US Winter One Acts will take place on Jan. 25 at 7 p.m. in Huss.

  • Assembly honoring MLK to take place in the Huss center on Jan. 24

The Rubicon

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.

From Spartan to Olympian: Hart’s skiing journey

From Spartan to Olympian: Hart’s skiing journey

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

February 8, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, TOP STORIES

St. Paul Academy and Summit School alum Annie Hart ('10) will be competing in the cross-country ski race in South Korea for the 2018 Winter Olympics.

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.

Buck Hill makes skiing year round a possibility

Buck Hill makes skiing year round a possibility

Jenny Sogin, The Rubicon Editor

December 6, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, SPORTS TOP STORIES

Sophomore Bailey Donovan talks about the good and bad aspects of artificial snow at Buck Hill.

Nordic skiers finish well at state

Nordic skiers finish well at state

Katrina Hilton, Sports Editor

March 4, 2014


Filed under SPORTS, TOP STORIES

The top 237 Boys and Girls Nordic skiers in Minnesota gathered in Biwabik, Minnesota for the annual Minnesota State High School League Cross Country Skiing state meet on Feb. 13. The conditions were mediocre: it wasn’t too cold or windy, but it was snowing and the snow was not very fast. Nevertheless...

Alpine Skiier Peter Baker works for hours to shave seconds off races

Alpine Skiier Peter Baker works for hours to shave seconds off races

Netta Kaplan, Staff Writer/ Copy Editor

February 26, 2014


Filed under SPORTS

For sophomore Peter Baker, a competitive alpine skier, speeding down hills comes almost as naturally as walking. “I started skiing when I was probably three or four, and then I actually started racing when I was eight/nine,” Baker said. Currently, Baker races with the St. Paul Academy and Summit...

Nordic Skiing champion Ellen McCarthy finds community and success with two ski teams

Nordic Skiing champion Ellen McCarthy finds community and success with two ski teams

Ava Gallagher, Chief Visual Editor

February 25, 2014


Filed under SPORTS

For Junior Ellen McCarthy, skiing is not just a hobby or another extracurricular activity to put on college apps. For McCarthy, skiing is life. Not only does McCarthy display her talents and shine through St. Paul Academy and Summit School sports, but she plans to continue in college and even beyond,...