• First quarter wraps up: no school Oct. 18-19.
  • Oct. 25 Senior Speeches: Martha Slaven, Cesar Gallagher, Ashley Su, Charlie Keillor

The Rubicon

Dig Pink raises funds and awareness for breast cancer charity

Dig Pink raises funds and awareness for breast cancer charity

Annika Rock, RubicOnline

October 11, 2019

The annual Dig Pink game brings joy to the Spartans while supporting Breast Cancer Awareness month.

[WHAT’S IN MY BAG] Inside Karla Garcia’s volleyball bag

[WHAT’S IN MY BAG] Inside Karla Garcia’s volleyball bag

Tana Ososki, RubicOnline

October 4, 2019

She relies on these items to make her the best player she can possibly be.

[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] GVB ‘bumps’ to rap in pregame routine

[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] GVB ‘bumps’ to rap in pregame routine

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

September 21, 2019

The girls varsity volleyball team's warmup playlist consists of rap songs old and new in order to pump them up.

Pre-game rituals lead to post-game celebrations

Pre-game rituals lead to post-game celebrations

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.

Rients signs to play D1 volleyball with the University of Iowa

Rients signs to play D1 volleyball with the University of Iowa

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

November 15, 2018

Senior Blythe Rients officially signed her contract to play D1 volleyball at the University of Iowa.

An inside look at fall sports managers

An inside look at fall sports managers

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 Volleyball defeats Visitation at their homecoming

Girls Volleyball defeats Visitation at their homecoming

Koji Gutzmann, RubicOnline Editor

September 24, 2018

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

STAFF EDITORIAL: We must strive for equality in sports attendance

STAFF EDITORIAL: We must strive for equality in sports attendance

RubicOnline Staff, Editorial

October 31, 2017

It is up to SPA's students to make a change to the difference in attendance at girls and boys sports.

Girls Varsity Volleyball beats Providence Academy in IMAC championship

Girls Varsity Volleyball beats Providence Academy in IMAC championship

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

October 18, 2017

The Girls Varsity Volleyball team beat Providence Academy for the 2017 Independent Metro Athletic Conference championship on Oct. 17.

Volleyball fundraises for breast cancer during Dig Pink rally

Volleyball fundraises for breast cancer during Dig Pink rally

Nitya Thakkar, RubicOnline Editor

October 6, 2017

Dig Pink games offered fans an opportunity to cheer on Volleyball and support cancer research.

Girls Varsity Volleyball falls to St.Croix after three sets

Girls Varsity Volleyball falls to St.Croix after three sets

Clare Tipler, Online Production Manager

August 30, 2016

Girls Varsity Volleyball loses the Aug. 26 home match to St.Croix.

Girls Volleyball continues to improve with age

Girls Volleyball continues to improve with age

Emily Thissen, News Editor

October 2, 2015

The reigning conference champions look forward to a successful season.