• Jesse Heaton

    Jesse Heaton

    Graduate Student
    Heyworth, IL
    Doctor of Physical Therapy

    Jesse's Bio:
    I graduated in 2015 with a B.S. in Exercise Physiology and am now in the Doctorate of Physical Therapy program here at CSS. I played on the baseball team at CSS for four years. I was also a statistics tutor and currently work as personal care assistant in Duluth. I love the outdoors, hunting fishing, hiking, etc. While being at St. Scholastica I have noticed the “family” atmosphere and I am truly enjoying every second of it.

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    San Salvador, El Salvador
    Computer Information Systems and Finance

    Malvern Madondo

    Harare, Zimbabwe
    Mathematics & Computer Science

    Takudzwa Munjanja

    Gweru, Zimbabwe
    Health Information Management, CIS minor

    Laila Zemar

    Casablanca, Morocco
    Biochemistry, Biology and Pre-med

  • Shauney Moen

    Graduate Student
    Oak Grove, MN
    Doctorate of Physical Therapy

    Halle Nystrom

    Graduate Student
    Fargo, ND
    M.S. Health Information Management

    Brooke Elvehjem

    Mora, MN

    Laura Salazar

    Bogotá, Colombia
    Marketing and Business Management

  • Bryan Chavez

    Richfield, MN
    Accounting and Finance

    Jin Baek

    Aurora, CO
    Biology and Chemistry (Pre-Med)

    Neena Koslowski

    Apple Valley, MN

    Shivani Singh

    Mumbai, India
    Management & Marketing

  • Conrado Eiroa Solans

    Madrid, Spain
    Psychology Major, Biology minor

    Yael Ikoba-Ndjip

    Brussels, Belgium
    Accounting Major; Finance minor

    Kathryn McCarrick

    Saint Paul, MN
    Elementary Education

    Katelyn Gehling

    East Bethel, MN
    Exercise Physiology for Pre-Physical Therapy

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    Minneapolis, MN
    Psychology, Organizational Behavior, and Social Work

Hockey – Rink Rats

Over the past few weeks some of the St. Scholastica baseball players have been lacing up. No, it’s not our cleats but rather our ice skates.With a lot of our guys coming from the Minnesota area, hockey was a major part of their lives. A few of them played in high school and are pretty darn good. The non-high school players often refer to themselves as “rink rats”. The term comes from all the indoor and outdoor rinks that people go to during the winter time to play pick up games of hockey with their friends.

Recently the CSS baseball team has been renting out the Cloquet Hockey Arena where two of our teammates work. Usually we get ice time around 9:15 p.m. and stay until about 11:30 p.m.  It is a good study break and a good reason to get homework done during the day so you can go skate. We usually have between 12 and 15 guys at each session. It is an absolute blast!

Ice hockey was not a big deal where I grew up in central Illinois. I do know how to skate. I am getting better. Last night I even scored a goal! We play so goals are counted if you hit the pipes on the goal. You will often hear the ping of the puck hitting the medal pipes, which tells us to celebrate like there is a big crowd watching! This is just one of the many activities that students will do during the winter.

There are many outdoor rinks and  few indoor rinks that get utilized by kids of all ages to go out and play some hockey. It is a lot of fun and worth a try if you like hockey.

Memmberas of the CSS baseball team playing a pick up game.

Memmberas of the CSS baseball team playing a pick up game.

CSS baseball players playing ice hockey in Cloquet.

CSS baseball players playing ice hockey in Cloquet.

One of my baseball teammates and ice hockey line mate last night, Ryan Burmeister.

One of my baseball teammates and ice hockey line mate last night, Ryan Burmeister.

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