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Orono Men’s Soccer’s Latest Dub

Orono Men’s Soccer’s Latest Dub

Grace Berbig, Opinions Editor

September 29, 2019

Grace Berbig Opinions Editor Orono Men’s Soccer celebrated their 9th win on senior night last Friday against the Delano Tigers. After a 4-3 win against Rockford, the boys were excited to take on another competitor. The game began with a goal scored by the Tigers, and was followed with a goal scor...

Midseason Recap: The Sports of Fall 2019

Midseason Recap: The Sports of Fall 2019

Nina Johnson, Editor in Chief

September 24, 2019

Nina Johnson Editor in Chief Fall sports are at their height during the last week of September, and each team is boasting their share of wins and losses from the season. For many teams, this marks the middle of the fall season, and a perfect time to reflect on the happenings thus far and expect...

Tough Loss for Orono Homecoming Football Game

Tough Loss for Orono Homecoming Football Game

Jordan Allar, Sports Editor

September 18, 2019

Jordan Allar Sports Editor The Orono football team took a tough loss against non-league Chaska last Friday night for Orono’s big homecoming game. The final score ended up being 38-7. Many fans attended the game expecting big things from Orono, but in the end the team couldn’t pull out with a win. A...

Seniors take the W in Powderpuff 2019

Seniors take the W in Powderpuff 2019

Kenzie Taylor, Editor in Chief

September 17, 2019

Kenzie Taylor Editor in Chief On Friday, Sept. 13, Orono High School held its annual Powderpuff football game at Pesonen Stadium. Powderpuff is a touch football game, with junior and senior girls competing against each other. Typically, each school that participates in Powderpuff develops uniqu...

Orono Girls Cross Runs To A Victory At Ron Kretsch Invitational

Orono Girls Cross Runs To A Victory At Ron Kretsch Invitational

Claire Suchy, Copy Editor

September 12, 2019

Claire Suchy Copy Editor On September 7, the Orono cross country team competed in the Ron Kretsch invitation. Taking place in Bassett Creek Park, the 38th annual Ron Kretsch invitational consists of a 2 mile race. The runners compete in their own age groups, each grade level having their own race. ...

Taylor Cole: nationally ranked snowmobile racer

Taylor Cole: nationally ranked snowmobile racer

Andy Berrell, Sports Editor

May 11, 2019

Andy Berrell Sports Editor Ride smooth, smooth is fast. That is the motto for Taylor Cole, a nationally ranked snowmobile racer, and a senior at Orono High School. Cole has been snowmobiling since he was four years old and started racing when he was five. “I was ranked 7th out of 50,” said...

Golfing in the Snow?

Isabella Koch, Feature Editor

May 10, 2019

Isabella Koch Feature Editor Starting in early April, the boys golf team, lead by Dave Herring and Bryan Goudy, has already faced challenges many other sports bypass easily. After completing the first day of tryouts, the team had to postpone the following days to the next week. This was due to the...

Girls golf tees up a new season

Caroline Robson, News Editor

May 9, 2019

Girls golf has always hosted a small group of athletes, from individuals who go on to play in college to those who simply want to play for fun or have taken golf lessons at a local country club. This year, the golf team has gained some members with girls seeing an opportunity to join a welcoming sport...

Taking lacrosse to the next level

Taking lacrosse to the next level

Ellie Fasbender, Editor in Chief

May 9, 2019

With the Minnesota weather finally starting to cooperate spring sports seasons are starting to be able to get outside and enjoy some (mostly) nice weather. As of right now, the girls Varsity lacrosse team has three wins under their belt against Delano, Mound and Waconia. Currently, Geneva Berret...

Snowboarding The Slopes To State

Ella Weinbeck, Features Editor

May 6, 2019

Looking down at the long, snowy descent, eighth-grader Antonio Ward doesn’t think. He just goes. Constantly snowboarding down the transient slopes, at the age of 14, he has already become the number one snowboarder in the state at the high school level. Orono placed no. 3 in overall snowboard cat...

Devin Hunt Approaches School Record

Devin Hunt Approaches School Record

Sam Capece, Copy Editor

May 6, 2019

Track and field is a sport with a variety of different events, but the first thought that probably comes to mind is one of the many different running events. What is often overlooked are two important events, called shot put and discus, in which junior Devin Hunt dominates. Hunt is currently a larg...

Sparty’s March Madness Recap And Winners

Sparty’s March Madness Recap And Winners

April 10, 2019

Andy Berrell Sports Editor   March Madness is officially over, and The 1 seed the University of Virginia is the 2019 National Champion. This was the polar-opposite result compared with last year’s Virginia team, also a 1 seed, who lost in the first round to the University of Maryland, Balt...

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