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What Will You Miss Most About Your Season?

“It’s really hard for me to not have the closure of a final season with JV Lacrosse. This would be my sixth season on the team and I was looking forward to a great season with my teammates and coaches before ending my lacrosse career. I'm gonna miss everyone and all the memories that come with the season. I can only hope that all this craziness is over by next spring so everyone else gets their senior season and maybe I can visit the team!”
-Maggie Ankeny '20
Athletes share what aspect of their season they will miss most after receiving the news that all spring sports are cancelled to due coronavirus
May 8, 2020

   

Spring Sport Athletes Share Training Schedules, React to Cancellation of Season

Lacrosse player Ava Pihlstrom '22 follows workouts that have been put together by BGL's coach
Spring athletes and captains share how they are staying connected and look towards the summer and future seasons
April 22, 2020
Without this season, teams feel more pressure to work hard in the off-season to prepare.  Mitchell states, “But next year, the majority of our team are juniors this year, so we will be seniors next year, and it’s our last season, so it is going to be big. [...] I am sure it's going to be putting in a lot of work next year.”

Spring Sport Athletes Share Training Schedules, React to Cancellation of Season

Lacrosse player Ava Pihlstrom '22 follows workouts that have been put together by BGL's coach
Spring athletes and captains share how they are staying connected and look towards the summer and future seasons
April 18, 2020

Before the spring sports’ seasons were officially cancelled, different teams were staying active and preparing for their upcoming seasons. Eliot Mitchell ‘21, explains that her lacrosse coach “made...

Crazy Winter Still Slowing Spring Sports

For the second year in a row, Spring teams have had to deal with heavy snow into Spring Break
March 15, 2019

On a Saturday afternoon, the Girls’ Lacrosse team sprints between lines in the gym. Only a hundred yards away from their home turf, the team is unable to practice due to another year of huge snowfalls....

For boys tennis team, sportsmanship beats competition

For boys tennis team, sportsmanship beats competition
June 2, 2013

The Blake boys varsity tennis team was recently featured in The Star Tribune not for their athletic achievements, but rather for their character off the courts. When a Thomas Edison High School player’s...

Boys tennis on course to crush Mustangs at state tournament

Boys tennis on course to crush Mustangs at state tournament
June 2, 2013

B.O.B.’s classic song “Game Time,” with its peppy beat, captivating tune and clever lyrics such as “Look way up there it’s a bird it’s a plane / No it’s the savior to change the game,”...

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