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Girls Basketball beat rivals Breck in an upset

Junior Gabriella Thompson fighting for the ball against Breck

Zekiah Juliusson, RubicOnline

February 3, 2020

Girls basketball beat Breck by a margin of 40-31.

Girls Basketball loses to competitive Humbolt

Junior Pilar Savaavedra-Weis practices her moves during halftime

Lucia Granja, RubicOnline

December 19, 2019

Girls Basketball has stayed positive since their first loss against Humbolt.

[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] Girls basketball “tips off” season with new playlist, coaches, players

The girls varsity basketball team enters the season with a new coach, focus, and playlist. The playlist includes songs like

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

November 21, 2019

The girls varsity basketball team enters the season with a new coach, focus, and playlist.

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

Boys soccer captain Thomas Bagnoli clearing the ball. 
Photo Submitted by Galen Juliusson

Zekiah Juliusson, RubicOnline

November 20, 2019

Becoming a varsity captain at SPA is a annual process but also fairly unkown.

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.

Girls Basketball takes win against TCA, advances to next section game

Sophomore #1 Rashmi Raveendran takes the ball up-court.

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

March 2, 2019

The Girls Basketball wins their first section game against Twin Cities Academy. It was their first section win in five years.

Girls basketball takes win against Mounds Park

Junior Abby Hedberg is greeted with words of encouragement from her teammates as she comes off the court.

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

February 12, 2019

The Girls Basketball team wins against Mounds Park Academy, 68-43.

SPA Girls Basketball defeats Breck in barn burner

SPA Girls Basketball defeats Breck in barn burner

Julia Baron, The Rubicon Editor

January 11, 2019

The SPA Girls Basketball team defeated rival Breck this past Tuesday in a very close game.

[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] Girls Basketball uses music to motivate, concentrate

The playlist used for pre-game pump-up is accessible on The Rubicon's Spotify.

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

December 14, 2018

The Girls Basketball Team takes music seriously, especially as their pre-game ritual that helps them bring their 'A' game.

Girls basketball defeats Johnson in home opener

Sophomore Jane Christakos dribbles the ball.

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

December 4, 2018

Girls Varsity Basketball beats St. Paul Johnson 50-17, earning their first home win of the season.