The Spartan Speaks

Fans in the Stands

Fans do the roller coaster cheer during a game.

Billy McGannon, Sports Editor

October 9, 2020

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has released information regarding fans' attendance at high school football games. The number of fans allowed is 250, and that number is divided by the two teams. Each team will be given 125 tickets to give to fans, and masks will be required to get into the ...

Fans prove powerful in sports success

Shelby Earley, Staff Reporter

April 28, 2014

With the winter sports seasons ending in mid-March, fans were sad to see the events come to a close. Considering nine of the 12 winter sports sent a representative to State this year, students were excited to attend the events and support their peers, even if it meant missing school. “There definitely...

Winter wonderland for OHS sports

The boys hockey team jumps into their excited crowd after they win the section championship game.

Connor Avery, Sports Editor

April 28, 2014

For many Minnesotans, it was a cold, long and dark winter. At Orono High School, it could not have been more different. This winter, five sports teams as well numerous individual athletes advanced to their respective State tournaments. These teams included: boys hockey team, boys basketball team,...

Minnesota Wild boost MN sports fans’ spirits

December 18, 2011

The Minnesota Wild hockey team has kicked off their season with a 16-7-3 record (as of Dec. 4), and currently in the number one spot of the Northwestern category of the Western Conference in the NHL. Compared to the Minnesota Twins who ended their season with a 63-99 record and the Minnesota Vikings...

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