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Senior Mia Schubert (left) has been the captain for the track team for 2 years now.

Track captain Schubert plans for the upcoming season despite COVID-19 guidelines

Lara Cayci, RubicOnline March 13, 2021
Senior Mia Schubert has been the captain of the Track team both last year and this year, and trying to lead the team during these times has been an odd experience.
Junior Griffin Ziemer rows down the Missippi river with some friends.

[10 QUESTIONS] Ziemer is an aqua-holic for rowing

Zekiah Juliusson, RubicOnline November 19, 2020
Meet junior Griffin Ziemer, a rowing enthusiast.
Senior Michael Bagnoli dribblings the soccer ball around defenders

Boys varsity soccer ties Minnehaha Academy 0-0

Zekiah Juliusson, RubicOnline September 27, 2020
The SPA Boys Soccer team ties Minnehaha Academy 0-0 at the September 24th game.

[Q&A] Tennis captain Maya Choi talks leadership during a pandemic

Lucia Granja, RubicOnline September 25, 2020

Varsity Girls Tennis captain Maya Choi discusses what has changed and stayed the same with the new precautions in place due to Coronavirus.

The Spartan Ultimate team rallies around captain Sydney Therien

Captains impart wisdom on their spring teams

Annika Rock, News Editor May 16, 2020
With spring sports being cancelled, captains express their disappointment and hopes for next years' teams.
The fencing team gathers around a dining hall table while sharing a banquet dinner.

Teams find unique spins on the classic banquet

Elizabeth Trevathan, RubicOnline March 3, 2020
Every team has a team banquet to close out their season, and each team tries to make their's different.
Boys soccer captain Thomas Bagnoli clearing the ball. 
Photo Submitted by Galen Juliusson

[BEHIND THE SCENES] How to become a Varsity captain at SPA

Zekiah Juliusson, RubicOnline November 20, 2019
Becoming a varsity captain at SPA is a annual process but also fairly unkown.
Senior baseball captain Tom Patterson looks to lead his team to another successful season

Patterson takes on new captainship

Peter Blanchfield, RubicOnline Editor April 9, 2018
Senior Tom Patterson hopes his past experience will lend itself to the new challenge of captaining baseball.
Senior Sophia Rose looks on from her position in the infield during the 2017 season.

Senior captain Rose looks to lead young softball team to success

Jake Adams, RubicOnline Editor March 25, 2018
Just before the season opener, captain Sophia Rose talks softball.
Golf Co-Captain Shelby Tietel likes to lead the team with a fun-first mentality.  “For most of our major matches, a lot of the teams tend to putt and chip to warm up before starting but our team typically is having so much fun that we forget to warm up because we’re talking and joking too much,” Tietel said.

Co-captain Shelby Tietel reflects on her final golf season

Jasper Green, The Rubicon Editor June 1, 2017

Senior captain of the St. Paul Academy girls golf team Shelby Tietel strives to create a fun loving atmosphere even in the toughest moments. Tietel believes that in order to become proficient in the sport,...

Sarah Murad and Clare Tipler celebrate a hit

Softball captains Sarah Murad and Justine Miller talk about goals for their last year on the team

Chloe Morse, Staff Writer April 21, 2017
Justine Miller and Sarah Murad talk about being captain, and their final year on the softball team.
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