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Minnesota female athletes inspire future generations

Minnesota female athletes inspire future generations

Logan Huber, Distribution Reporter

March 25, 2018


Filed under Sports

Many students have important people in their lives who they like to call role models. Whether it is in sports, academics, music or just in life in general, these are people others look up to and inspire them. Many students have been inspired and affected by the athletes of the United States in t...

Jessie Diggins continues to wow audiences with skiing successes

Jessie Diggins continues to wow audiences with skiing successes

Kathleen Billingsley, Copy Editor

February 24, 2016


Filed under News, Photo Slide Shows

The wind blowing in her hair as gusts of swirling snow pelt her face, Jessie Diggins crosses the finish line. Former SAHS nordic ski member, Jessie Diggins, won the World Championship and competed in the 2014 Sochi Olympics. Through hard work and perseverance, Diggins has accomplished what man...

Siri Bohachek has bright future in store

Siri Bohachek has bright future in store

Colin Gray, Reporter

December 24, 2015


Filed under Multimedia, Photo Slide Shows, Showcase, Sports

The air is cold and creates wisps of breathe that flow through the air. The sudden shifts of movement only makes everything more nerve racking. As seconds are counted down by a coach with a watch in one hand and a starter gun in the other, five girls are lined up next to each other all in different...

Jessie Diggins inspires athletes through her success

Jessie Diggins inspires athletes through her success

Andy Bjerk, Social Media Reporter

April 8, 2015


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Uncategorized

At the heart of all sports is one thing: competition. It is the desire for athletes to win that pushes them through the difficult training and disappointing losses. Along with a competitive spirit, good athletes need drive, determination and perseverance. Stillwater Area High School graduate 2010 Je...

Chilikoot cheers on Olympian skier Jessie Diggins

Chilikoot cheers on Olympian skier Jessie Diggins

Megan Aller

March 4, 2014


Filed under In-Depth, News, Sports

The Chilikoot Cafe, locally owned by Lee Stylos, had a gathering for Olympian Skier, Jessie Diggins. Jessie’s 4X5 relay was held on Feb. 15 at 4 a.m. Stylos had planned for everyone to come and watch her race that morning and give the customers free coffee and pastries. It was not meant to be a fu...