The Pony Express

Volleyball works hard all season to make run for State

Senior Olivia Walsh sets during a volleyball game at the Xcel Energy center on Nov. 8. It is the final game during State against Lakeville South.

Sierra Hippel, Distribution Reporter

November 7, 2018

Students and staff were proud of the varsity volleyball team as they went to State this year. All grades were represented in the team. They have had a great season with their head coach as Bob Fisher and senior captains, Britta Borrman as libero, Kate Raddatz as back row specialist/setter, Olivia W...

Freshmen volleyball players take varsity by storm

Freshmen Lucy Zollar (left) and Olivia Foss (right) passing after a home game against Mounds View.

Dylan Stormoen, Copy Editor

September 11, 2018

The excitement and adrenaline controlled freshman Lucy Zollar as she sat patiently on the bench on her very first varsity volleyball game. She was focused on putting all of her feelings into each touch on the ball. " When I heard the words come out of Bob's mouth that I was in, I got really excited...

Diversity aplenty on girls volleyball team

Photo Courtesy Brad Cornell - Countryside Photo
The girls all lined up, waiting for their name to be called.

McKenna Wohlers, Social Media Reporter

October 14, 2016

"We have bonded super well. It did not take long for us to begin to click with each other, and become close friends. Just the fact that we spend 6 days a week together, it makes it really easy to get to know each other. Our new friendships truly show on the court, the fact that we all like each ...

Volleyball takes second in conference

When you walk into a varsity volleyball practice you can feel two things: determination and support. Never is there a girl left out or unappreciated. On the last day of practice junior Sarah McCarthy and Rachel Houle team up to bump the ball together. “When you're on the court you can just feel when teams have a certain vibe about them when you walk onto the Stillwater Court you can just tell that these girls have been playing together for 10 years it seems like,” Junior Klein Johnson said.

Rose Stoebner, Visual Arts Managing Editor

November 17, 2015

After a difficult season last year, Varsity volleyball has made a complete turn around to finish second in conference at the end of the 2015 season. This year originally started out to be a building season but by the end they were a top ranked team. The supportive and family like atmosphere helped...

Volleyball team takes a hit losing senior captain

Sabrina Storms

November 6, 2013

Having a new coach can be tough, but the varsity volleyball team is not a stranger to this experience. For the third year in a row, the team has a new coach. This year’s new coach is Bob Fisher. Fisher seems to be relating with the team quite well, although no one knows for sure if he will be next...

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Bob Fisher.