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[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] Boys basketball “steals” the beat with rap playlist

The team's playlist, created by senior Griffin Thissen, consists of many rap songs from the likes of Drake and Meek Mill.

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

December 10, 2019

The boys' basketball team looks to make another run in sections with their rap pump up playlist.

[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.

[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] Girls’ tennis ‘raps’ up season, prepares for next year

The girls' varsity tennis team has two playlists; with one created by sophomore Emily Gisser, and one by junior Kate Hick. The team uses the playlist to pump themselves up before games and during practices.

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

October 23, 2019

With the girls varsity tennis season coming to a close, members of the team reflect on the season, their playlists, and their goals for next year.

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

You can hear the girls varsity volleyball team's playlist on Saturday as they take on teams across Minnesota in a tournament at Henry Sibley H.S.

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.

[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] BVS ‘kicks off’ their gamedays with a pop and rap mix

Junior forward Milo Waltenbaugh said,

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

September 12, 2019

The boys' varsity soccer playlist covers many music genres including dub-step, pop, R&B, and Rap.

[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] Nordic bonds through American classics

Their playlist is on The Rubicon’s Spotify.

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

February 4, 2019

You can count of SPA's Nordic team to know all of the words to songs from the 80's to the 00's!

Girls Swim Team uses Disney throwbacks to celebrate

View the playlist and its entirety on the Rubicon Spotify: @therubiconspa

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

October 19, 2018

SPARKS Swim and Dive listen to a lot of throwback pop and Disney songs to celebrate a long meet.

SPORTS PLAYLIST: Softball energized through refreshingly new songs

View the full playlist on spotify @therubiconspa

Andrew Johnson, Rubicon Editor

May 22, 2018

Spartan Softball uses hip hop and pop songs to pump up throughout the season.

SPOTIFY PLAYLIST: Wide variety of music energizes Ultimate Frisbee Team

View the full playlist on Spotify @TheRubiconSPA.

Andrew Johnson, Staff Writer

April 21, 2018

The Ultimate team is entering their second year with roughly 45 students signed up.

MY GEEK FACTOR: Reynolds curates playlists from Spotify

Reynolds' view from the LANY concert at House of Blues Chicago on Oct. 20, 2017. LANY is one of Reynolds' frequently listened to artists on Spotify.

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

April 5, 2018

9th grader Lynn Reynolds shares the best ways to find new music.

[MUSIC REVIEW] Dear Annie runs Rejjie Snow through range of emotion

Rejjie Snow brings Dear Annie, his sophomore album, to the U.S. on a brief tour in May.

Lynn Reynolds, Staff Writer

March 16, 2018

The album, released Feb. 12, starts happy and melodic, then evolves into melancholy and despair.

SPOTIFY PLAYLIST: Music energizes Spartan boys hockey on the ice

View the playlist in its entirety on Spotify @TheRubiconSPA.

Andrew Johnson, Staff Writer

February 22, 2018

From the soothing sound of "Let Her Go" by Passenger to the aggresive beat of "First Day Out" by Tee Grizzley, the boys hockey team combines varying genres to form a unique relationship with music.