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[10 QUESTIONS] Larson’s a keeper for soccer

Larson said,

Zekiah Juliusson, RubicOnline

September 24, 2020

Leonard Larson has been playing soccer since he was 3 and has never stopped since.

Football and volleyball seasons back on for fall 2020

SMB Wolfpack completes a pass.

Jonas Bray, RubicOnline

September 23, 2020

The MSHSL has reversed its original decision of postponing both season until spring 2021.

GVS plays Mounds Park Academy in scoreless match at home

Even through the pandemic, many senior night traditions remain the same. One of them being big print out heads.

Catherine Hooley, The Rubicon

September 16, 2020

Girls soccer ended senior night 0-0.

What fall captains practices could look like

SPA boys varsity soccer in a team huddle on September 14, 2019, vs Providence Academy.

Hazel Waltenbaugh, The Rubicon

May 26, 2020

With the 2020-21 fall school year up in the air, captains practices remain as something teams can only hope for

Captains impart wisdom on their spring teams

The Spartan Ultimate team rallies around captain Sydney Therien

Annika Rock, News Editor

May 16, 2020

With spring sports being cancelled, captains express their disappointment and hopes for next years' teams.

Golf courses opened at a safe distance

Many golfers are getting back on the courses

Zekiah Juliusson, RubicOnline

May 16, 2020

Under state orders activities such as golf, boating and biking have been allowed to resume during quarantine.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Top sports for teen concussions

While some sports require helmets or other gear to minimize the risk of injury, these sports still carry a high ratio of player concussions. (Created in Canva)

Sarah Oppenheim, Ibid Yearbook

April 30, 2020

Sports concussions can impact student life in unexpected ways. These are the top 6 sports for head injury in the U.S.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Fitness practices trend during COVID 19

People gravitate toward outdoor workouts, step trackers, and YouTube influencers this spring to get their heart rate up.

Lori Li, Ibid Chief Visual Editor

April 28, 2020

Wearable tech, body weight training and HIIT top the list.

Bishop is a Spartan, a Tiger and now an Athena

Senior Kathleen Bishop's exemplary actions have allowed her to become a 2020 Athena Awards winner.

Elle Chen, RubicOnline

April 22, 2020

Senior Kathleen Bishop shares her thoughts on receiving the 2020 Athena Award.

Future of stadium sports remains uncertain

Target field was packed with fans in 2016.

Henry Burkhardt, RubicOnline

April 20, 2020

Stadiums would be hubs of virus transmission, leaving the sports industry to re-imagine their future.

Spring sports postponed until further notice

This is what SPA's spring sports usually look like. All photos featured can be found hyperlinked stories.

Elizabeth Trevathan, RubicOnline

April 16, 2020

While the current stay at home order expires May 4, spring sports hang in the balance.