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Rients signs to play D1 volleyball with the University of Iowa

The moment that Rients signed her contract.

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

November 15, 2018

Senior Blythe Rients officially signed her contract to play D1 volleyball at the University of Iowa.

[PHOTO GALLERY] Volleyball teams raises breast cancer awareness through Dig Pink

Junior Audrey Egly and seniors Blythe Rients, Mia Litman, and Mimi Geller wait for the other team to serve the ball.

Liv Larsen, Interactive Storytelling Team

October 10, 2018

The Girls Varsity Volleyball team held their annual Dig Pink event this past Monday, in a way to spread Breast Cancer Awareness.

In three sets, SPA volleyball overpowers Blake

Junior Audrey Egly and junior and captain Kathleen Bishop block the ball against Blake on Sept. 14.

Koji Gutzmann, RubicOnline Editor

September 16, 2018

The Girls Varsity Volleyball team beat Blake in 3 sets on Sept. 14 in Briggs Gymnasium.

STREET STYLE: Muted colors reflect end of fall

Junior Nora Povejsil wears a jacket from Forever 21, a t-shirt from Rock the Garden, pants from Target, and Adidas shoes.

Chloe Morse, Feature Editor

November 13, 2017

With boots replacing sandals and tights and long sleeves tucked under sweaters, fashion moves to shades of black, white, and fall.

Season Standouts

Season Standouts

Kat St. Martin-Norburg, The Rubicon Editor

October 25, 2017

Girls soccer, girls volleyball and boys cross country players share their season's standout moments and accomplishments.

Volleyball: Blythe Rients

Kat St. Martin-Norburg, The Rubicon Editor

October 25, 2017

The Girls Varsity Volleyball team is looking to have its first shot at being conference champions this year. Hopefully if we win the rest of our games we’ll be the conference champions”, junior Blythe Rients said. Rients is a veteran player with 303 kills this season. “I started playing volleyball in 5th gr...

Rients honored as MN Volleyball Hub’s “Player of Week”

Junior Blythe Rients prepares to serve during a volleyball game.

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

October 9, 2017

Junior Blythe Rients was selected as a candidate for MN Volleyball Hub's Player of the Week for Sept. 25-Oct. 1.

SPA Volleyball cruises against Breck

Junior Blythe Rients is ready to dominate as she jumps to hit the ball.

Peter Blanchfield, RubicOnline Editor

September 20, 2017

The Girls Varsity Volleyball team beat Breck in 3 sets at home on Sept. 19.

Despite large numbers, large team leadership strives for inclusivity

Despite large numbers, large team leadership strives for inclusivity

Andrew Johnson, The Rubicon Editor

November 7, 2016

Track member Matt Jaeger, cross country runner Kyle Ziemer, and volleyball player Blythe Rients reflect on their large team dynamics.