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[60 SECOND NEWS] Election recount results, Governor Walz new COVID-19 restrictions, sports cancelled

November 21, 2020
Senior Bobby Verhey gives an update on this week's current events.

First COVID Cases at School

It is no secret that COVID-19 cases are rising consistently throughout the nation.
November 11, 2020
SPA administration chooses to switch to distance learning with rising cases in community.

[SPORTS SPOTIFY] Girls varsity volleyball ‘sets’ up exciting season

Sophomore Riley Erben said, “My favorite songs from the playlist are Headband by B.o.B and 2Chainz, Going Bad by Meek Mill and Drake, and Power by Kanye, because they all get me really hyped up.”
November 2, 2020
The girls varsity volleyball team created a Spotify playlist at the start of the season to hype-up the team during warm-ups.

[SPORTS OPINION] Student athletics lose team bond due to COVID

Students hold fundraisers, do team bonding, and hang out before games and meets. However, these things all aren’t nearly as applicable during the pandemic.
October 23, 2020
Many students aren’t as close to their new teammates this year.

Volleyball falls to Minnehaha, adjusts to COVID-19

The volleyball team played Minnehaha Academy on Wednesday in an empty gym.
October 23, 2020
The volleyball team played Minnehaha Academy on Wednesday with several adjustments as a precaution against COVID-19 including face masks and no spectators.

Football and volleyball seasons back on for fall 2020

SMB Wolfpack completes a pass.
September 23, 2020
The MSHSL has reversed its original decision of postponing both season until spring 2021.

Bishop, Stoplestad win Lions Athlete of the Year award

Kathleen Bishop and Tommy Stolpestad.
May 22, 2020
Two SPA seniors win local sports award, providing a much needed break from COVID-19 news

Bishop is a Spartan, a Tiger and now an Athena

Senior Kathleen Bishop's exemplary actions have allowed her to become a 2020 Athena Awards winner.
April 22, 2020
Senior Kathleen Bishop shares her thoughts on receiving the 2020 Athena Award.

Bishop claims her throne at Princeton

Senior Kathleen Bishop signs the official document to play D1 volleyball at Princeton University.
February 29, 2020
On Friday, the official volleyball signing ceremony for senior Kathleen Bishop was held.

[Q&A] Walker fulfills volleyball dreams, signs to college team

Senior Arie Walker signed to solidify her commitment to play volleyball for North Carolina A&T State University on Thursday.
November 19, 2019
Senior Arie Walker signed to solidify her commitment to play volleyball for North Carolina A&T State University on Thursday surrounded by dozens of friends and family members.

Threepeat: Volleyball wins Dockin Invitational tournament for the third year in a row

The girls holding the plaque for first place.
September 23, 2019
Girls Volleyball won a tournament honoring a coach and teacher at Henry Sibley High School.

[BEHIND THE SCENES] Girls Volleyball’s culture fuels success

The Girls Varsity Volleyball team huddles before the start of the game.
September 18, 2019
The culture of the Girls Varsity Volleyball team has helped them start off strong in their conference games.
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