• German exchange students arrive Sept. 22 and depart Oct. 7 and a special assembly will be held in The Huss Auditorium Sept. 23
  • Spanish exchange students arrived Sept. 14 and depart Sept. 25.
  • Senior speeches on 10/1: Henry Vlietstra, Jack Guinan, Ryan Strobel, and Quinn Appert

The Rubicon

[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] GVB ‘bumps’ to rap in pregame routine

[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] GVB ‘bumps’ to rap in pregame routine

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

September 21, 2019

The girls varsity volleyball team's warmup playlist consists of rap songs old and new in order to pump them up.

Pre-game rituals lead to post-game celebrations

Pre-game rituals lead to post-game celebrations

Annika Rock, RubicOnline

September 19, 2019

Many SPA teams celebrate and prepare for a game in their own unique ways. Here are a few of them.

[BEHIND THE SCENES] Girls Volleyball’s culture fuels success

[BEHIND THE SCENES] Girls Volleyball’s culture fuels success

Zekiah Juliusson, RubicOnline

September 18, 2019

The culture of the Girls Varsity Volleyball team has helped them start off strong in their conference games.

[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] BVS ‘kicks off’ their gamedays with a pop and rap mix

[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] BVS ‘kicks off’ their gamedays with a pop and rap mix

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

September 12, 2019

The boys' varsity soccer playlist covers many music genres including dub-step, pop, R&B, and Rap.

Wolfpack wins home opener against Spectrum

Wolfpack wins home opener against Spectrum

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline

September 8, 2019

SMB Wolfpack defeated Spectrum 51-16 in their home opener last Friday.

[Q&A] 10 Questions with Riley Tietel

[Q&A] 10 Questions with Riley Tietel

Tommy Stolpestad, The Rubicon Editor

February 27, 2019

Senior Riley Tietel, committed to UW-Platteville, answers 10 questions about how he prepares for football games and how he started football in the first place.

SPARKS and Trojans may lose swim team after current season

SPARKS and Trojans may lose swim team after current season

Rylan Hefner, Interactive Storytelling Team

December 22, 2018

At the end of the boys swim season, the co-op between SPA and Highland Park is set to end. However, some swimmers are still fighting to keep the team together.

For the first time, SMB makes it to Prep Bowl

For the first time, SMB makes it to Prep Bowl

Mimi Geller and Kelby Wittenberg

November 17, 2018

Undefeated Wolfpack team will advance to the Class 4A championship at US Bank Stadium.

Wolfpack moves on to semi-finals at US Bank Stadium

Wolfpack moves on to semi-finals at US Bank Stadium

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

November 10, 2018

In their first game of the state tournament, SMB Wolfpack beat Delano 14-7 on Nov. 9.

SMB Wolfpack wins section finals, advances to state

SMB Wolfpack wins section finals, advances to state

Ellie Nowakowski, RubicOnline TV Producer

November 3, 2018

SMB Wolfpack cinched the section final win, earning themselves a spot at the state tournament. The game was at home against Benilde St. Margaret. The team found themselves down in the first quarter after BSM scored a touchdown, which they quickly matched, tying the score. In the second quarter, the Wolfpack...

[PHOTO GALLERY] SPARKS defeat biggest rival

[PHOTO GALLERY] SPARKS defeat biggest rival

Liv Larsen, Interactive Storytelling Team

October 23, 2018

The SPARKS Girls Swim and Dive team beat Central 104-82 at their meet on Oct. 16 at Humboldt High School.