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State Championship Recap

Sam Capece, Copy Editor

March 18, 2019

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State Championship Sam Capece Orono students achieved great success this year in swimming and wrestling with many students placing at the state tournaments for both sports. For boys swimming, Senior Peter Kasner finished ...

Wrestling Team Has High Hopes For Sections

Mark Sarles, Sports Editor

February 28, 2019

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The Orono wrestling team has been sending wrestlers to state for years. The team has high intensity practices to improve stamina and cardio for the long wrestling matches. As sections near the team is grinding to send wrestlers...

Seven Wrestlers Qualify For State

Mark Sarles, Sports Editor

February 28, 2019

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By Mark Sarles Sports Editor The individual wrestling sections took place on February 22-23 at Orono High School. The Orono wrestling team did not disappoint with five different wrestlers winning their weight class, and t...

Skis Are Sharp At State

Isabella Koch, Feature and Visuals Editor

February 28, 2019

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On Wed. February 13th, The Orono Alpine Ski team competed in the State competition held at Giants Ridge in Biwabik, Minnesota. According to the Olympic Games, modern downhill skiing dates back to the 1850’s in Norway. Ho...

Dancing Their Way To State

Dancing Their Way To State

February 28, 2019

Skiing to Sections

Isabella Koch, Feature and Visuals Editor

February 25, 2019

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On Thursday Feb. 6th, The Orono Alpine Ski team competed in sections at Afton Alps. The team, in the past, has advanced to state ever since current coach, Heidi Butler, can remember. Section qualifiers are judged in four different wa...

Dancing Their Way to State

Ellie Fasbender, Editor in Chief

February 10, 2019

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Dancing their way to State Ellie Fasbender Online Editor in Chief Orono Dance Team has continued their three-year streak of qualifying for the state conference.  The team was champions of the Wright County Conference at...

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