The Pony Express

Volleyball player, Maddie Whittington points toward success in her career

Junior Maddie Whittington and her team, celebrates win against Shakopee on Nov. 8 at the state tournament.
Paige Sanders, Photographer December 5, 2018

Junior Maddie Whittington, committed D1 to University of Illinois her freshman year and continues to thrive as a player. Throughout her junior year, she became determined to be the best player she...

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...

Volleyball team proves capable of making it to playoffs

Senior Kate Raddatz serves the ball to Spring Lake Park in the first set. Stillwater went on to win 3-0 to move on to play Centennial Oct. 29 at 7 p.m.
Chas Morgan, Layout Editor November 6, 2018

The 2018-2019 Ponies volleyball season has been “exciting!” according to Head Coach Bob Fischer and they show no signs of slowing down. The team is currently 19-6-0 in league and 8-0-0 in conference...

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...

Pratt, Scalia carry girls basketball team

Pratt, Scalia carry girls basketball team
Hunter Hippel, Online Editor-in-Chief March 1, 2018

As she dribbles the ball up the court, junior Sara Scalia scans the defense.  She's looking at the match ups and the positioning of her teammates.  Then she checks her own. What she does next...

Young girls basketball squad ready for season

Nicholas Gag, SNO Sports Editor December 2, 2016

One year older and one year stronger, the girls basketball team is looking to have an impressive year with their young core back again this year. The Ponies only have four seniors in Emily White,...

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...

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