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[FILTERED] What’s your favorite Tik-Tok trend?

Lizzie Kristal, The Rubicon

February 5, 2020

Answers ranged from 'Renegade' to more satirical trends like duets and funny dancing.

Upper School Council collaborates to create a new snack schedule

Seniors Stevie Frisch and Pia Schultz and junior Gabe Ramirez grab snack. The new setup features multiple snack baskets at tables in the cafeteria.

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline

November 6, 2019

USC's new snack schedule aims to keep snack less chaotic and more contained in the cafeteria.

Wolfpack win thriller against Benilde to return to state

Senior quarterback Jalen Suggs (1) looks at senior wide receiver Terry Lockett's (3) matchup. The pair connected for three touchdowns in a 36-30 win for the Wolfpack.

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

November 4, 2019

The defending state champion SMB Wolfpack defeated the Benilde-St Maragaret's Red Knights 36-30 in a thrilling back-and-forth game to make it back to the state tournament.

PHOTO STORY: Pep Fest highlights Spartan spirit

Junior Luka Shaker-Check yells into the microphone after he and his partner, junior Liam Lynch, won the ping-pong championship.

Liv Larsen, RubicOnline

October 2, 2019

The annual homecoming Pep Fest happened on Friday, Sept. 27. Various activities included grade versus grade relay races, ping-pong finals, dodgeball finals, and team captain challenges. 

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.

Seniors show off school spirit in Spartan auditions

Every year, a senior is selected to be the face of homecoming. Senior Henrik Schleisman celebrates being chosen as the Spartan.

Melissa Nie, Director of RubicOnline

September 19, 2019

In the end, senior Henrik Schleisman will be this year's Spartan.

Spring season playoffs bud hope for state

At the end of each sports season, teams play a section tournament in hopes of making it to state.

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

May 23, 2019

At the end of each sports season, teams play a section tournament in hopes of making it to state. Click here to read about how each team is preparing and their expectations for the tournament.

[Q&A] The Ultimate interview with Gabe Ramirez

Gabe Ramirez decided Ultimate Frisbee was his game after playing in a 6th grade mini.

Tommy Stolpestad, The Rubicon Editor

May 3, 2019

Sophomore Gabe Ramirez talks about Ultimate Frisbee.

Tech Trends: Will Facebook disappear?

Students often find themselves scrolling between Facebok and Instagram.

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

March 5, 2019

Students question the extinction of Facebook in place of Instagram.