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Girls swimming state preview

Girls swimming state preview

Gabe Herman, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Girls Swim and Dive, Showcase, Sports

The Hopkins Royals girls swim and dive team had a very successful section final outing and placed second out of eighth behind only Wayzata. Apart from placing second, the Royals will have six representatives on the University of Minnesota campus at the state tournament.  

Player Profile: Dlayla Chakolis

Player Profile: Dlayla Chakolis

Jake Lehman, Staff Reporter

November 13, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Player Profiles, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Winter Sports

Dlayla Chakolis, senior, has been waiting for this moment for awhile now, her senior basketball season.

Anna Erickson recaps her last season playing volleyball at HHS

Anna Erickson recaps her last season playing volleyball at HHS

Mary Murphy, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Volleyball

Anna Erickson, senior and captain of the HHS volleyball team, has experienced a season unlike any of her others here at HHS.

NBA season update

NBA season update

Gianni Tejada, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

The 2018-2019 NBA season is underway and has been for the past few weeks. There have been some things I’ve seen so far that are to be expected, for example, the Warriors are 9-1 and the Cavaliers are 1-9.

Paige Bueckers represents HHS in the Youth Olympics

Paige Bueckers represents HHS in the Youth Olympics

Zoe Roemhildt, Staff Reporter

November 5, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

Paige Bueckers, junior, one of Hopkins’ star athletes, recently returned from Buenos Aires, Argentina; but this trip was no vacation.  Rather than lounging on beaches or sight-seeing, her travel overseas was for the 2018 Youth Olympics, where Bueckers, twice gold medalist, won her third.

Book review: Kobe Bryant; The Mamba Mentality; How I Play

Book review: Kobe Bryant; The Mamba Mentality; How I Play

Gianni Tejada, Staff Reporter

November 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Sports, Staff Editorials

Ever since I really started liking the NBA, Kobe Bryant was always one of my favorite players, after hearing just a small percentage of the stories in this book I admired his work ethic. When I think about Kobe, the first thing that comes to mind is dedication, and that’s what a lot of his new book, The Mamba Mentality: How I Play, is about.

Player Profile: Will Stein

Jake Lehman, Staff Reporter

November 1, 2018


Filed under Player Profiles, Sports

Will Stein, senior, is coming off of his senior football season, while also preparing for this upcoming spring baseball season.

Sports funding at HHS

Alexis Horowitz, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Spring Sports, Winter Sports

Fundraising is a crucial part in keeping high school sports running. Teams participate in fundraisers that can help bring in money to pay for a wide variety of wants.

The Sam Segelbaum fan section

The Sam Segelbaum fan section

Abbie Ansel, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

When Segelbaum’s friends found out about his new position on the team, they decided that they should show support for their friend and go to his game.

The local but nationally recognized Zeke Nnaji and Kerwin Walton

The local but nationally recognized Zeke Nnaji and Kerwin Walton

Aric Anderson, Staff Reporter

October 24, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

Even though Zeke Nnaji, senior, has caught the attention of schools all across the country, he has recently narrowed his list down to five schools. The schools have collectively won 15 championships and consist of Arizona, Baylor, Kansas, Purdue and UCLA.

Expectations and realities of being a captain

Amelia Carrizales, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Spring Sports, Winter Sports

It's not always talent that makes up a good team. Sometime the younger and less talented players with the right attitude is just enough.

Preview: Royals travel to Forest Lake for showdown against the Rangers

Preview: Royals travel to Forest Lake for showdown against the Rangers

Jake Lehman and David Campbell

October 12, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

The Hopkins Football team is looking to make a push at 3-4, traveling to Forest Lake this friday night. The Royals have dropped their last 2 games, falling to St. Thomas Academy, as well as Chanhassen.

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