The Rubicon

Boys Hockey gets ready to battle top rivals on ice, make it to state

Freshman Dev McCabe shoots on sophomore Ross Kirby during practice on Nov 12th. “Our youth will not hurt us as long as we compete and battle, day in and day out,” senior Captain Tyler Seplak said.

Clare Tipler, News Editor

December 2, 2014

Skates begin to scrape and pucks begin to fly as winter rolls around at St. Paul Academy and Summit School with the SPA Boys Hockey team excited for the season. With 2 seniors and only a handful of juniors, the team will be relatively young. “We will probably have a rough start because we have so...

Juniors and seniors celebrate prom at Mill City Museum

JCLC has reserved the Mill City Museum for this year’s junior and senior prom, a venue at which prom has been held in the past. Prom will be held on June 4. “The Mill City Museum is really beautiful. I think everyone should be really excited,” JCLC member Louie Bogolub said.

Netta Kaplan, Managing Editor

May 31, 2014

Starting in late April, pictures begin to flow onto social media sites of girls in long dresses and boys in tuxedos. Stores begin selling gowns and ties of all conceivable colors and salons offer deals on hairstyles. Filled with corsages, limos, and laughter, prom season has arrived. At St. Paul Academy...

School announces new athletic conference

Six independent schools founded the new Independent Metro Area Conference.  “I think we kept our five biggest and most important rivalries,” junior Tyler Seplak said.

Thomas Toghramadjian, Opinions Editor

May 1, 2014

While the announcement last fall to withdraw from the Tri-Metro Conference had clear benefits, Spartan athletes were also set to lose the advantages inherent in conference play. Most notably, Athletic Director Peter Sawkins said, conference participation allows teams to “play for conference championship...

Motivated and thankful, Boys Varsity Hockey ends season

Senior forward Jake Westfield (front) and freshmen forward Riley Bowman (middle) wait for the puck during the game. “When there’s a possibility that our season could be over, everyone is motivated to play harder,” junior Tyler Seplak said.

Eva Perez-Greene, InDepth Editor

March 3, 2014

St.Paul Academy and Summit School’s Boys Varsity Hockey team played a particularly momentous game against Mahtomedi on Feb. 25 and lost unfortunately. This game determined whether or not SPA’s male hockey season would continue on to sections and the team felt the pressure well before they had eve...