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New weight room open for public use, possible revenue stream

New weight room open for public use, possible revenue stream

Hunter Hippel, Online Editor
April 4, 2017
Filed under Editorial

Opening up the weight room to the public is a great way to generate some more revenue and to make up for the cost of the new facilities, which is an extremely hefty $48,025,031.  This will give the school a new revenue stream and give gym users in the community a new and possibly better option. "[The]...

Out with grass, in with turf: fall sports play on new field

Out with grass, in with turf: fall sports play on new field

Jack Reinseth, Distribution Reporter
October 13, 2016
Filed under Sports

With all the construction this year, there are many new things being added and renovated at the school.  One of the new additions is the turf fields. The school decided to get rid of the traditional grass fields and add four new state-of-the-art turf fields. The turf is a very important addition to the school; it gives students th...

High school expansion for athletics

High school expansion for athletics

Cole LeBourgeouis, Copy Editor
October 13, 2015
Filed under Sports

In the spring of 2016, Stillwater High School is going to be adding on to the Pony Athletic Center.  They will be making many changes to the existing soccer fields and adding new features to the high school. Stillwater has passed a $97.5 million bond that will allow the high school to upgrade a...

Living the dream, College Signing day

Justin Hannasch, Team Lead Editor
February 18, 2015
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Playing college sports is a rare thing. According to College Stats, 7.3 percent of boys and 7.6 percent of girls will make the commitment to go from a high school to a college sport. In fact, CBS News reports that only 2 percent of high school athletes will even get a college scholarship. On Feb. 4, the ...

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