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[SOUNDCLOUD PLAYLIST] Girls hockey gets ready to ‘drop the puck’ and the beat in sections

The girl's hockey playlist includes well-known pump up songs like

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

February 5, 2020

The #3 ranked St. Paul United take on Minnehaha United in their first section game this Friday.

Girls hockey beats Minnehaha in Tuesday game

Team members huddle and get advice from their coach.

Melissa Nie, Director of RubicOnline

January 16, 2020

United Hockey defeated Minnehaha Academy 11-3.

United hockey takes down Mounds View at home

United playing defense with senior goalie Kenzie Giese in the net.

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

December 22, 2018

On Dec. 6, the United Girls Hockey team took home their first home win of the season.

New coaching staff for United creates a spark for something new

United team hits the ice to prepare to skate with their new coach for the first time.

Duncan Fleming, Staff Writer

November 28, 2018

United Hockey team skates into a new season with a brand new coaching staff and the hope to break through to a State Championship title.

Eric Edhlund reflects on 14 years as Drake Manager

Edhlund (left) observes the painting of the ice rink.

Jack Benson, The Rubicon Editor In Chief

October 6, 2018

Drake Arena Manager Eric Edhlund has left the SPA community and will be working at the National Sports Center in Blaine.

United GVH celebrates senior night, hopeful despite loss to Breck

United GVH celebrates senior night, hopeful despite loss to Breck

Amodhya Samarakoon, RubicOnline Creative Design Manager

February 7, 2017

The United Girl's Varsity Hockey team loses to Breck, but celebrates senior night and feels motivated for the future.

Fill the stands and cheer (louder!): build school spirit

ARE YOU ATTENDING A GAME TONIGHT? Now’s the time to fill the stands with student support.

The Rubicon Staff, Editorial

February 14, 2016

It’s as simple as every student choosing to attend one sporting event they haven’t attended before.

Girls hockey team laces up for a good cause

Senior captain Bridget Hoffman prepares for the game against Breck wearing her Lace Up for Leukemia gear.

Rafa Buettner-Salido, Videographer

January 19, 2016

The team has been selling shirts, baseball caps, and baked goods for the Leukemia Lymphoma Society of Minnesota.

“Hollywood” ending gives United second loss; United plays Breck tonight

Senior Catherine Johnson made 27 saves on 30 shots on goal and give up the game winner after a defensive zone turnover.

Breandan Gibbons, Online Sports Editor

January 19, 2016

The girls hockey team lost to Dodge County 3-2 after Hollywood Hermanson tied the game with 10.3 seconds left in the third period.

Girls’ Hockey loses to South St. Paul in hard fought section final

The student section was lined with signs made for various United players.

Emily Thissen, Sports Editor

February 13, 2015

The United Girls’ Hockey Team played in the section final on Feb. 12 at. St. Thomas Arena. After a hard fought game, the girls fell 1-2 to South St. Paul in overtime.

Q&A: Sophomore Catherine Johnson joins All-Tournament Team

Sophomore goalie Catherine Johnson blocks a shot at the state quarterfinal game against Proctor-Hermantown. Johnson was named a member of the All-Tournament team. “It’s such an honor, especially to represent SPA and be the only one to be placed there,” she said.

Emily Thissen, Staff Writer

March 14, 2014

Sophomore goalie Catherine Johnson was named a member of the Class A All-Tournament Team for Girls Hockey on Feb. 22 after the finals of the state tournament. Staff Writer Emily Thissen chatted with her about this recognition. Q: What does it mean to you to be part of the all tournament team? A: It’s such an h...

Winter Sports Preview: Girl’s Hockey unites in preparation for season

Freshman Lauren Boettcher and senior captain Alev Baysoy have high expectations for the season, “I think everyone agrees that we have to go to state this year,

John Wilhelm and Thomas Toghramadjian

November 27, 2013

After making it to the section semi-final last year, the United Hockey Team, a cooperative between St. Paul Academy and Summit School and Visitation Academy girls teams, is well-positioned for another successful season. “The varsity team will be cut a little bit shorter this year in terms of players...