The Rubicon

Boys Hockey beats Highland in their first section game with ease

The team celebrates after their big win by hugging each other.

Annika Rock, RubicOnline

February 20, 2020

Boys Hockey wins 6-1 against rival Highland in their first section game.

Boys hockey loses to rival Mahtomedi

Senior Goalie Tom Kuriscak remains alert in the net while Junior Will Schavee battles at Mahtomedi player.

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline

December 6, 2019

Despite their intensity on the ice, Boys Hockey fell 3-1 to Mahtomedi.

[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] Boys hockey ‘skates’ away with Thanksgiving Tournament

The boys varsity hockey team's playlist contains songs like

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

December 2, 2019

The boys hockey team took home the Warrior Turkey Tournament this past weekend. Click here to read about how they did this and what songs they use to hype them up before games.

Boys hockey team wins home opener against Bloomington Kennedy

Boys hockey team wins home opener against Bloomington Kennedy

Annika Rock, RubicOnline

November 26, 2019

The boy's hockey team won their home opener against Bloomington Kennedy.

Spartan athletes tackle the offseason with various strategies

Junior Theo Moen prepares in the offseason for lacrosse by lifting weights.

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

October 31, 2019

After the final whistle, point, or horn of the season, some think of it as the end of their sport’s season. However, for many Spartan athletes it’s just the beginning.

Boys hockey celebrates senior night against Academy of Holy Angels

Seniors John Lynn and Adam Zukowski smile before the game starts.

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

February 18, 2019

Class of 2019 boys hockey players celebrated senior night during the Feb. 16 game against Academy of Holy Angels.

Boys hockey honors teachers with games and a win

The Boys Varsity Hockey team hosted a teacher/staff appreciation game against Minnehaha Academy on Jan. 22 in Drake Arena.

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

January 23, 2019

For teacher/staff appreciation day within the boys hockey program, teachers participated in a raffle and puck shooting contest.

Gifford excels in game against St. Paul Johnson

Players skate onto the ice in between periods.

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

January 13, 2019

Boys Varsity Hockey won on Jan. 12 against St. Paul Johnson 4-2.

Spartan hockey ready to Wynne with new head coach

Eddie Wynne coaching the 2017-18 team from the bench. He will be back to coaching from the bench this year, this time as head coach “There’s a lot of comradery, and chemistry with him being back” - Julie Friend.

Sarah Oppenheim, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018

With the departure of Matt Funk, Eddie Wynne takes over as head coach of Spartan hockey.

Financial assistance should extend to certain sports equipment

Fencing is a sport that requires lots of equipment, making it expensive.

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

October 17, 2018

Students that receive financial assistance should also be entitled to sports gear bought through the school.

Eric Edhlund reflects on 14 years as Drake Manager

Edhlund (left) observes the painting of the ice rink.

Jack Benson, The Rubicon Editor In Chief

October 6, 2018

Drake Arena Manager Eric Edhlund has left the SPA community and will be working at the National Sports Center in Blaine.

MY GEEK FACTOR: Stolpestad takes pride in manager skills

Stolpestad cheers on the team before the start of a period.

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

March 16, 2018

Sophomore Tommy Stolpestad discusses his role as Boys Varsity Hockey team manager.