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The student news of St. Paul Academy and Summit School

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FAMILY FIRST. Devine finds a connection among her family members when it comes to basketball. “I got involved with basketball because my whole family plays it,” she said.

Katy Devine expresses hardworking personality through basketball

Annie Zhang, The Rubicon January 24, 2024
Devine shows her character on and off the court.
SWIFT. Senior Naomi Kempke drives to the open lane for a layup.

Girls basketball falls to Breck on the road

Juan Miguel Adams, The Rubicon January 15, 2024
With a final score of 45-50, this matchup was a nailbiter.
JUMPER.  Eighth-grader Clara Lovelace swishes a three-pointer over the opposing Highland Park player.

JV girls basketball delivers dominant first performance

Juan Miguel Adams, The Rubicon November 30, 2023
The Spartans beat Highland Park, 57-10.
[SPARTANS MICD UP] Girls basketball practice with captain Madelyn Moser

[SPARTANS MIC’D UP] Girls basketball practice with captain Madelyn Moser

Rita Li, Creative Design Manager November 23, 2023
Moser leads her team with a competitive spirit as they improve their skills at practice.
Senior Tommy Verhey gives an update on this week’s current events.

[60 SECOND NEWS] MLB spring training, winter weather, SPA hockey and basketball

Tommy Verhey, Director of RubicOnline February 28, 2023
Senior Tommy Verhey gives an update on this week’s current events.
Senior Tommy Verhey gives an update on this week’s current events.

[60 SECOND NEWS] College Football Playoff, SPA hockey and basketball

Tommy Verhey, Director of RubicOnline November 30, 2022
Senior Tommy Verhey gives an update on this week’s current events.
PROTECTIVE POSSESSION. Captain Lindsay Browne gets in her protective stance as she waits for the right opportunity to pass the ball to one of her teammates. Browne finds that the key to running a successful play is being patient when the team has possession and making sure to communicate.

Girls basketball falls to Blake, focuses on progress

Ali Browne, RubicOnline February 2, 2022

Coming into the game with a previous 38-79 loss on Jan. 27, the girls varsity basketball team was looking for redemption against conference rival Blake last night. Though they gave it their all, the...

DRIVE TO THE HOOP. Shooting guard Catherine Hooley goes in for a lay-up. Hooley is often a high scorer.

Girls basketball swing players form new community

Hobbs Lillygreen, The Rubicon January 21, 2022
The girls basketball team has an influx of players who dress for both varsity and junior varsity this season.
MASK UP. Sophomore Naomi Kempcke warms up before a game last season. At this point in time, both teams were required to wear face masks due to COVID-19.

Girls Basketball preps for a new season; nearly doubles roster

Clara McKoy, RubicOnline November 17, 2021
With only nine players last year, the team is hoping to have a deeper bench.
Sophomore Lindsay Browne sets a screen to create an open shot for fellow teammate Naomi Kempcke.

Girls basketball starts season with fewer players, more challenges

Ali Browne, Staff Writer February 23, 2021
It's a smaller team and a later season, but Spartan Girls Basketball was ready to take the court at their first practice Jan. 4.
I think that having just good, loud, and energetic music gets everyone really hyped up and just in the right mindset for games,” Browne said

[SPORTS SPOTIFY] Mixing in new with old, girls basketball scores with two playists

Tommy Verhey, RubicOnline February 21, 2021
The playlist, mostly made up of rap songs, incorporates several different artists like Migos, DaBaby, Big Sean, and many more.
Senior Levi Mellin does a bicep curl during his basketball workout. The team hopes to resume play on Dec. 21 when Gov. Walz’s pause comes to an end.

Student athletes prepare with season restart near

Bobby Verhey, RubicOnline December 11, 2020
Sports teams take matters into their own hands in preparation for Dec. 21 resume to winter season.
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