Tag Archives: Cross Country

Willing to do what others won’t

Hard work fueled by passion pays dividends for Minnehaha student athletes “Dawson just filled a role as a defensive player last year, and it’s a role that we really needed because we weren’t that great at defense,” said varsity basketball coach Lance Johnson, laughing. Toward the end of the basketball …

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Running through illness

On Saturday November 7th, the Minnehaha Academy Boy’s Cross Country team, made up of seniors Chris Schold, Bjorn Anderson and Jacob Gray, junior Gabe Satoskar, sophomore Tristan Tew and freshmen Maxwell Gifford and Anthony Guarnera, ran state along with individual qualifier sophomore Ava Perez Erickson. Aside from the stress of …

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Cross country bonds before sections

Tonight the cross country running team ate their annual spaghetti dinner after practice. It was a time of fellowship and enjoying the companionship of teammates the day before a race. Tomorrow, the boys and girls varsity are racing in sections at Battle Creek Park. If either team takes first or …

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Erik Hadlund

Science teacher, coach leaving to pursue PhD. By Chris Schold.

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Teamwork across the metro

Hope Academy officially joins Minnehaha Academy sports teams in an across metro co-op Many Minnehaha athletics teams have struggled to get depth in their programs because lower numbers. Even middle school teams are being dropped and younger kids are being brought up to fill in junior varsity and C-squad teams. …

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Co-ops keep teams running

Hope Academy joins Minnehaha in the latest sports partnership Athletes to contribute to cross-country, football and track teams Many Minnehaha athletics teams have struggled to get depth in their programs because lower numbers. Even middle school teams are being dropped and younger kids are being brought up to fill in …

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Boys team looks “solid”

State is worth working for The boys’ cross country team received first place at the Lake City meet on September 18. Similar to girls cross country team, the boys are encouraging each other to do their best and work as hard as they can. Captain and senior Luke Brown has …

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Girls welcome youth

Hopes for state are optimistic for the girls cross country team The Redhawk girls finished second place in two out of their four meets so far. On Sept.18 at the Lake City meet the girls received first place. Captain and senior Casey Haffield is working hard to motivate the girls. …

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Moves like Jeggers

He holds the school record for the 800m with a time of 1:58.67. He was All-Conference from freshman year to junior year in cross-country and All-Conference last year in track. He’s notched top-ten finishes in state in track as well as numerous All-Section honors… Much of junior runner Jacob Eggers’s success …

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Girls XC comes up short

Facing a discouraging loss Team loses chance to compete in state due to scoring error By Jessamine Von Arx, Talon Staff Writer On Oct. 27, the girls’ cross country team were handed second place medals which meant a trip to state. This was the first time in eight years the …

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