The student news of St. Paul Academy and Summit School

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The student news of St. Paul Academy and Summit School

The Rubicon

The student news of St. Paul Academy and Summit School

The Rubicon

Shorthanded Boys Basketball team beats MPA handily; Buettner-Salido gets first assist

Breandan Gibbons, Online Sports Editor January 26, 2016
The boys basketball team beat Mounds Park Academy last Friday when longtime manager Rafa Buettner-Salido got his first assist.
Senior Charlie Hooley fakes a pass to the post in the Spartans 58-55 Saturday win against the Lourdes Eagles.

Boys varsity basketball extends record to 2-0

Michael Forsgren, Staff Writer November 25, 2015
Boys varsity basketball improve record to 2-0 with tight win over the Lourdes Eagle's.
Seniors Dalante Peyton and Catherine Johnson sign their Nation Letter of Intent on Nov. 11. Johnson will attend the University of Minnesota Duluth to play hockey and Peyton will attend Winona State University to play basketball. Im honored and privileged...Go Bulldogs! Johnson said.

Johnson and Peyton sign National Letters of Intent months before signing day

Clare Tipler, Sports Editor November 12, 2015
Seniors Catherine Johnson and Dalante Peyton as they signed their National Letters of Intent months before National Signing day.
The Wolfpack line up for the signing of the national anthem, a tradition for ten year old Providence Academy to have their choir sing the song on their homecoming. The Wolfpack won the game 39-20 to complete a perfect 8-0 regular season.

Wolfpack beats Providence Academy; complete perfect regular season

Breandan Gibbons, Online Sports Editor October 13, 2015
The Wolfpack completed their season with an 8-0 record.
Wolfpack kicker Johnny Hartfiel kicks off the football after the fourth Wolfpack TD of the night.

Dominant defense leads to Wolfpack win; brings record to 6-0

Breandan Gibbons, Online Sports Editor September 29, 2015
The Wolfpack beat the Como Park Cougars 44-7 backed by a world beating defense and special teams, and an explosive offensive with dominating offensive line.
The Wolfpack lines up for the kickoff to start the second half. They came out of the half with a 36-14 lead over the Saint Paul Harding Knights.

Wolfpack moves to 3-0 in battle of undefeated teams at Harding

Breandan Gibbons, Online Sports Editor September 9, 2015
The Wolfpack continues with an undefeated season so far at 3-0.
Sophomore Kathryn Schmechel presented with the rest of her Girl Scouts troop at the Lower School as an eight -year-old Brownie.“My favorite part of Girl Scouts is selling cookies, and also being active in my community,” Schmechel said.

Scouting shapes participants beyond cookies, camping, and badges

Gitanjali Raman and Mari Knudson May 5, 2015
Girl and Boy Scouts programs teach students at SPA valuable lessons and leave them with unforgettable memories.
Junior Dalante Peyton keeps the ball from Roosevelt.

Loss to Roosevelt brings Boys’ Varsity Basketball to the end of the road

Breandan Gibbons, Contributor March 8, 2015
The Spartans lost 57-59 on Mar. 3 to the Minneapolis Roosevelt Teddies.
Junior Kent Hanson drives towards the net.

Boys’ Varsity Basketball loses close match against STA

Breandan Gibbons, Contributor February 20, 2015
Boys' Varsity Basketball lost against St. Thomas Academy, 51-50, in their last home game.
The team meets during half time. “It’s good to beat a good team. Central made it to state last year and they are a good team. We’ve also had a bunch of close losses, so it is also good to get back winning, junior Kent Hanson said.

The Road to State: Boys’ Varsity Basketball gains the lead over Central in second half

Breandan Gibbons, Staff Writer January 17, 2015
The Spartans beat the defending 4AAA champions, St. Paul Central, 65-52.
Junior Dalante Peyton makes a run for the basket against Breck. [The zone defense] really confused us and we lost our composure a little and they created turnovers, senior Sam Suzuki said.

The Road to State: Breck team confuses SPA offense with zone defense, Spartans lose 5 point lead in second half

Breandan Gibbons, Staff Writer January 10, 2015
The Boys Varsity Basketball team lost a grueling game to Breck by 5 points in the second half. The team will face St. Paul Central on Jan. 20.
Boys Varsity Basketball broke a 4 game losing streak with a win against Spectrum on Dec. 13.  After the game Junior Ryan Peacock said, “We were aggressive today and that was good.

Spartan Varsity Boys end losing streak with win against Spectrum

Breandan Gibbons, Staff Writer December 15, 2014

The Boys Varsity Basketball team snapped their four game losing streak on Saturday with a 60-32 against non-conference opponent Spectrum. The Spartans controlled the game from start to finish, thoroughly...

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