North High teachers line Aldrich Arena, greeting the 111th graduation class June 8. Speakers would include Principal Greg Nelson, Superintendent Christine Osorio, Distinguished Alumni Colonel and Army Staff Chaplain John Joseph Morris, faculty Robert Hackney grateful for the many satisfying moments at North, and students Rachel Sandquist and Sean Martin.
From left to right, back row: assistant coach Mort Warzeka, assistant coach Jeff Audette, Nate Audette, Joe Warzeka, Sam Prokott, assistant coach Pat Kalin, Ethan Kalin, Joey Kuennen, Luke Burney, Charlie Rieser and head coach Steve Esboldt. Front row: Drew Giel, Joe Schoenecker, Austin Ranweiler, Max Ilynkh, Jacob Esboldt, Jackson Giel and Drew Eberlein.
North St Paul’s St. Peter Catholic School won the Catholic Athletic Association city boys A baseball championship on June 2, at East Twins Babe Ruth field. The Raiders defeated Nativity from St.
Anna Jaskulka, 18, a senior at North High School, died May 21 at Woodwinds Health Campus in Woodbury. She was found unresponsive at home after attending prom that night at the Landmark Center in St. Paul.
Each year, more than 40 female high school seniors are honored at the St. Paul Area Athena Awards banquet. The recipients were honored for their athletic achievements and the banquet was held on April 20.
The FIRST Stronghold arena consists of a tower for each alliance and five defenses to protect it. (courtesy of FIRST Robotics.)
North, Hill-Murray, Mounds Park kids are gearing up for high-tech contest this weekend
Robots fighting a medieval siege may sound like the plot for a new young adult novel, but it’s actually the premise of a technology competition that is generating growing interest with 14- though 18-year-olds.
High school students from the region will be gathering in Minneapolis this week to test their robots against those of their opponents on a medieval siege-themed course.
North High School and Hill-Murray High School will be competing in the 10,000 Lakes Regional event, and Mounds Park Academy’s team is entered in the North Star Regional event.