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[PHOTO GALLERY] Boys Basketball loses to Blake

Seniors Louis Kempainen and Liam Will defend a player on the opposing team.

Liv Larsen, RubicOnline

February 16, 2020

The Boys Varsity Basketball team lost 58-75 to Blake at home on Feb. 7th.

Girls Basketball loses to competitive Humbolt

Junior Pilar Savaavedra-Weis practices her moves during halftime

Lucia Granja, RubicOnline

December 19, 2019

Girls Basketball has stayed positive since their first loss against Humbolt.

Revive Spartan spirit by supporting student athletes

While a large number of fans can be a rare occurrence at sporting events, lots of students turned out to the Dec. 5 hockey game vs. rival Mahtomedi, demonstrating the atmospheric change that student support can bring. Here, Seniors Libby Cohen, Issy Weber and Helen Bartlett are all smiles at the game.

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline

December 6, 2019

Much too often student turnout at sporting events is low, but with greater attendance school spirit can make a comeback.

Boys hockey team wins home opener against Bloomington Kennedy

Boys hockey team wins home opener against Bloomington Kennedy

Annika Rock, RubicOnline

November 26, 2019

The boy's hockey team won their home opener against Bloomington Kennedy.

Fencing posts solid results at state, boys take home 1st overall

Fencing posts solid results at state, boys take home 1st overall

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

February 27, 2019

The SPA fencing team placed 1st overall for boys' team in the state while the girls' team placed 3rd.

Girls basketball takes win against Mounds Park

Junior Abby Hedberg is greeted with words of encouragement from her teammates as she comes off the court.

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

February 12, 2019

The Girls Basketball team wins against Mounds Park Academy, 68-43.

Winter sport leaders voice their hopes for the season

Winter sport leaders voice their hopes for the season

Julia Baron, Rubicon Print Editor

December 27, 2018

Winter sports are just starting and each team leader is ready for the long season ahead.

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.

Financial assistance should extend to certain sports equipment

Fencing is a sport that requires lots of equipment, making it expensive.

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

October 17, 2018

Students that receive financial assistance should also be entitled to sports gear bought through the school.

New sports leadership meetings coach captains into role-models

US athletic director Andrea Schmidt

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

September 25, 2018

US Athletic Director Andrea Schmidt has started a new leadership initiative aimed at teaching a new type of leadership.