The Mirror

The Behnke Legend

January 9, 2017

By MARK STOSKOPF The Mirror reporter For the past 40 years, the Stevens Point Area Senior High (SPASH) cross country team has had one of the best coaches in the nation, Donn Behnke. Behnke graduated from Milwaukee Marshall...

Boys swim team firing on all cylinders

January 9, 2017

By ALEX RACZEK The Mirror reporter Stevens Point Area Senior High (SPASH) boys swim team has started their season. The 21 boys on the team have won all three of their conference meets and they are still looking strong. “...

Concussion prevention and treatment essential

December 12, 2016

By MARK STOSKOPF The Mirror reporter Concussions have always been a problem in sports but in the past ten years, the number of concussions has doubled. What is a concussion?  A concussion is a bump, blow, or jolt of the hea...

Getting a grip on stress

December 12, 2016

By KATE REICHL The Mirror reporter We all know the stress of high school students, balancing school, homework, sports, clubs, a job, time with friends, and things like eating dinner or walking the dog. According to The Anxiety...

Granite Peak ski area opens

December 12, 2016

By JOSH ANDREWS The Mirror reporter At 1,924 feet above sea level, Granite Peak Ski Area is the second highest point in the state of Wisconsin. Granite Peak started with six runs and one T-bar in 1937 and has grown into one...

Hydration vital for sports and everyday life

December 12, 2016

By MARCUS MILLER The Mirror reporter Hydration is very important in all activities, anything from working out, playing a sport, and even just sitting working on homework. A body needs water to function properly and keeps it runn...

Boys basketball returns to the court

December 2, 2016

By NICOLE BREZINSKI The Mirror reporter In the past two years of the Stevens Point Area Senior High (SPASH) boys varsity basketball, the team has managed to win two state championships. The team has a strong belief they h...

Winter season brings with it great new sport activities

December 1, 2016

BY Logan Lewis The Mirror reporter It’s the time of the year where we can kiss barbeque, tank tops, and flip flops goodbye because soon winter coats, hats, and gloves will be needed. This doesn’t mean that the fun is over...

Boys hockey team determined to have successful season

November 29, 2016

By CLAIRE DOERING  The Mirror reporter It’s the season for winter sports and hockey season is just around the corner. They had their first game on Nov. 25 in Madison. The captains this year are Mark Stoskopf, Phil Trzebia...

Holiday eating habits don’t have to be unhealthy

November 29, 2016

By CLAIRE GIESE The Mirror reporter Here’s some food for thought, People probably consume 3,000 to 5,000 calories around the Thanksgiving table. The average person should only have 2000 calories a day. The impact doesn’t have to be as devastating, howeve...

Nutition education offered at SPASH

November 29, 2016

By KAYLA WIMME The Mirror reporter Are elementary schools really taking the time to teach their students about their nutrition? According to National Center for Education Statistics, only 52 percent of students K-5 have had formal ...

Luetschwager captures state title…again

November 29, 2016

By BRADY WOYAK The Mirror reporter Tennis is one tough sport, requiring great hand-eye coordination and athleticism to succeed but SPASH senior Emily Luetschwager makes it look easy out there on the court. Luetschwager has been p...

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