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What fall captains practices could look like

SPA boys varsity soccer in a team huddle on September 14, 2019, vs Providence Academy.

Hazel Waltenbaugh, The Rubicon

May 26, 2020

With the 2020-21 fall school year up in the air, captains practices remain as something teams can only hope for

Pre-game rituals lead to post-game celebrations

Girls Varsity Volleyball celebrates together after scoring a point against Blake.  “When we score a point we usually come together and celebrate the point.

Annika Rock, RubicOnline

September 19, 2019

Many SPA teams celebrate and prepare for a game in their own unique ways. Here are a few of them.

An inside look at fall sports managers

Girls varsity soccer manager Gabby Harmoning stands with her team.

Sara Browne, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

Managers are the backbones of sports teams; always ready to give their all. Their jobs may go unnoticed to the common fan’s eye, but they are a key part of the basic function of a team.

Girls Swim Team uses Disney throwbacks to celebrate

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Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

October 19, 2018

SPARKS Swim and Dive listen to a lot of throwback pop and Disney songs to celebrate a long meet.

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.

New sports leadership meetings coach captains into role-models

US athletic director Andrea Schmidt

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

September 25, 2018

US Athletic Director Andrea Schmidt has started a new leadership initiative aimed at teaching a new type of leadership.

Girls Volleyball defeats Visitation at their homecoming

Senior and captain Blythe Rients gets a kill off of a backrow attack in the Girls Varsity Volleyball game against Visitation on Sept. 21.

Koji Gutzmann, RubicOnline Editor

September 24, 2018

In three sets, the Girls Varsity Volleyball team overpowered the Visitation Volleyball team on Sept. 21.