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Player Profile: Sam Segelbaum

Player Profile: Sam Segelbaum

Gianni Tejada, Staff Reporter

September 7, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Player Profiles, Sports

After over 10 years of playing organized soccer, Sam Segelbaum, senior, has become the starting kicker for the HHS Varsity football team. Segelbaum decided to make the switch to football because he would have played for the junior varsity soccer team this year.  

Preview: Football takes on Waconia in second game of the season

Preview: Football takes on Waconia in second game of the season

Jake Lehman, Staff Reporter

September 7, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

As the Hopkins Royals Football team prepares to travel to Waconia this Friday night, they come in with some momentum from the previous week, beating a very solid Apple Valley Eagles team 21-0 to kick off their season.

Former NFL offensive lineman joins HHS coaching staff

Former NFL offensive lineman joins HHS coaching staff

David Campbell, Sports Editor

August 9, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

After going 1-7 in the regular season and then eventually losing in the first round of sections to St. Michael-Albertville, the Hopkins High School football team got a major boost to the coaching staff.

HURT prepares for state final

HURT prepares for state final

Sam Segelbaum, Staff Reporter

June 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports, Ultimate Frisbee

The Hopkins Ultimate Team (HURT) has just finished a wild weekend of wins to advance to the state finals for the third time in a row. HURT will be taking on Edina for another state championship. Both teams are major rivals who always are at the top of the state. Hopkins has beaten Edina three times this season and lost to them three times.

Player Profile: Mats Hansen

Player Profile: Mats Hansen

Sam Segelbaum, Staff Reporter

May 31, 2018


Filed under Player Profiles, Sports, Spring Sports, Ultimate Frisbee

Mats Hansen, junior, is a player on the HURT (Hopkins Ultimate Recreation Team) team. This season Hansen got the call up from the Junior Varsity team to the Varsity team. He plays the position of cutter which is someone who runs out for long throws and mostly catches the frisbee.

Preview: Baseball looks to take down Southwest in first sections game

Preview: Baseball looks to take down Southwest in first sections game

AJ Condon, Sports Reporter

May 30, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports

Today the Royals start their postseason run to the state tournament against Southwest at 4:30 at the new turf field. The Royals finished up the season with a 10-10 record, but lost six of their last seven games. The Royals have yet to face Southwest this year, however, Southwest will be without their ace pitcher as he pitched a complete game last night against St. Louis Park in their 4-2 win.

Op/Ed: NBA Awards

May 22, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The NBA Awards ballots have been closed for a few weeks now, we are in the midst of NBA playoff basketball. Every stadium is going to be packed and every fan will be watching, people are still discussing who will win what award though.  

Gianni’s Picks:

Gianni’s Picks:

Gianni Tejada, Staff Reporter

May 22, 2018


Filed under Basketball

Let’s start this off with the most important award for an NBA Player, MVP.   It’s James Harden, no question. He has had an unreal season this year. Honestly, I believe that he should have won MVP last season, the only reason in my eyes, that Russell Westbrook won MVP last year was because of...

David’s Picks:

David’s Picks:

David Campbell, Staff Reporter

May 22, 2018


Filed under Basketball

David’s Picks: MVP: This shouldn’t be a discussion, like a lot of the awards this year. James Harden should have won the MVP last year but Russell Westbrook had a phenomenal story that everyone cheered for. However, James Harden is this year’s MVP and there is a chance that Houston can go to ...

Recap: HURT hosts Hopkins Hustle Tournament and takes 1st place

Recap: HURT hosts Hopkins Hustle Tournament and takes 1st place

Sam Segelbaum, Staff Reporter

May 16, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Ultimate Frisbee

The Hopkins Boys Ultimate Frisbee Team just held the largest frisbee tournament in Minnesota located at the Blaine Sports Complex. The Royals took charge in their own tournament playing a total of seven games and winning all of them. The first three games were pool play and the last four were the elimination bracket games.

Baseball looks to sting Hornets and surpass last years Conference record with win

Baseball looks to sting Hornets and surpass last years Conference record with win

AJ Condon, Sports Reporter

May 15, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Spring Sports

Tomorrow, May 16, the Royals baseball team will play their fifth Lake Conference game of the season and their second, and final game, against the Edina Hornets. The Royals faced the Hornets earlier in the season but fell 5-10. However, they have already matched their conference win total from las...

Update: Baseball goes 7-3 in first half of season, now prepares for the final stretch

Update: Baseball goes 7-3 in first half of season, now prepares for the final stretch

AJ Condon, Sports Reporter

May 9, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Sports Showcase, Spring Sports

The Royals boys baseball team had a tough end of the season last year when they lost to the Wayzata Trojans in the section final and failed to make the state tournament for the fifth consecutive season.

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