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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.

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.

Boys Baseball falls 4-3 to Blake

Ninth grader Judah Thomas steps up to bat.

Julia Baron, The Rubicon Editor

May 9, 2019

The varsity baseball team lost 4-3 to Blake last Monday. Their next game is May 9 at 4 p.m at HealthEast Sports Center.

Boys baseball faces underpopulated varsity and JV teams

Senior Ryan Moore works on his hitting mechanics during a practice last season.

Meagan Massie, Rubicon Editor

March 12, 2019

The boys baseball team is facing smaller roster sizes this year and hope to recruit more boys to play for JV.

[OVERTIME] Sports participation will climb if current athletes take the lead

[OVERTIME] Sports participation will climb if current athletes take the lead

Andrew Johnson, The Rubicon Editor

September 9, 2018

Current athletes need to show potential players that a sport is fun and invite them in. Students who are curious need to get involved.

Spartan Baseball embarks on a new journey with a new coach

Sophomore Andy Ellis practices his lead off as the Spartans prepare for their season.

Bobby Verhey, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018

The Spartans started their season at home on Wednesday, Apr. 25 against powerhouse Minnehaha.

Patterson takes on new captainship

Senior baseball captain Tom Patterson looks to lead his team to another successful season

Peter Blanchfield, RubicOnline Editor

April 9, 2018

Senior Tom Patterson hopes his past experience will lend itself to the new challenge of captaining baseball.

PHOTO GALLERY: Varsity baseball continues winning streak

Senior Emerson Egly winds up to throw home in a game against Providence Academy. Egly has over 30 strikeouts this year and leads the Spartans in RBI's.

Web Lehmann, Creative Design Manager

May 19, 2017

The SPA baseball team has been having a great season with 5 consecutive wins in the past 2 weeks.

Weather dampens baseball season

Senior Weston Lombard makes a solid hit on the baseball.

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, RubicOnline Editor

May 19, 2017

Spartan baseball games are crammed into a 2 week period due to cancellation of games.

Spartan varsity baseball returns: roster reloaded

Senior captain Riley Bowman practices hitting baseballs in the batting cage.

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins and Austin Leiby

April 18, 2017

"We have a lot more experience than most years because we are returning seven starters, and we have a lot of senior leadership which will pay off come the playoffs," Lombard said.

Spartan’s Baseball Wins a Smooth Section Game Against Trinity 5-4

This win means that SPA baseball will now play St. Agnes on May 28th at 11 am.

Michael Forsgren, RubicOnline Editor

May 31, 2016

Spartan's Baseball win a solid section game against Trinity High School 5-4.

Varsity Baseball Starts Off the New Season With a Win

Junior Emerson Egly deals a pitch in the first inning of four solid innings of work where the Spartans gave up three runs, all coming in the first inning.

Michael Forsgren, Staff Writer

April 12, 2016

Varsity baseball starts off their season well with a 10-9 win against New Life Academy.